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Happy Fall Ya'll


Hello Crafty peeps!  I’m Jacquie and today is my first post as a member of the awesome Butterfly Reflections Ink Design Team!  I’m so honored, and excited to be here and I  can’t wait to share my creations with you every week!  A little about me - I’m married to my High School sweetheart, and we live in the Austin, Texas area with our 4 dogs.  I’ve been a paper crafter for 20 plus years and I love trying new things when it comes to card making. 




So, on to my card…today I’m sharing a card I made using a stamp set from a company that I have never used before.  I chose this adorable set from Kraftin' Kimmie stamps because it actually feels like fall here in Texas (well, it’s in the 80’s anyway).



I stamped the sweet little girl and basket of apples images on to some Copic friendly cardstock using the New Altenew Permanent Black Crisp Dye Ink.  I colored the images and cut them out. 
I then cut a card panel with a Lawn Fawn stitched rectangle die and then added a shaker window using a Die-namics Oval scalloped frame die.  I cut up some acetate for my shaker window and adhered it to the back.  I used Scotch Foam Mounting Tape  all the way around it and set it aside.  


I then cut two coordinating mats using the Lawn Fawn Knock On Wood 6x6 paper pad and positioned them together to make a card front.  I flipped over my shaker, added all my shaker bits and then put the mats on the back of the shaker.  I mounted that on to the A2 size card.  After that, I added my colored images from the Kraftin’ Kimmie stamp set.  I decided I needed a banner for my greeting, so I used Lawn Fawn Extra SentimentsBanner dies and stamped the Happy Fall Ya’ll Greeting on it.  

Well, that is it for today.  Thank you so much for stopping by - I'll be back in a few days! 
Peace, 

Jacquie

Comments

  1. This is a Great card! I love the fall colors and the shaker elements! VERY CUTE!

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  2. Jacquie, Congats!!! Woo hoo! First posting girl! Your first card is adorable! Love your coloring!

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  3. So cute. and you are right, it does feel like fall in Texas. when it is cool in the mornings you know it's time to start working on fall cards.

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  4. So adorable, Jacquie. I love your detailed "how-to" instructions too. Looking forward to your weekly posts��

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  5. Wow your colouring rocks!! What a fantastic derailed shaker. Beautiful!!

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  6. I love your vivid colors, don't know how you get them so clear! Must be a combination of the right kind of paper and Copics. As always, looking forward to more of your creations!

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  7. Love that little girl! Fabulous shaker card!

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