Recognition

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

Terrific Trees

                         Just Because
This is my second card for the
I was also inspired by
The Memory Box Challenge #4 - Terrific Trees
I combined the challenges by using the colours of Green and Gold
and The Memory Box die Alessandria Tree Outline.
I die cut the Alessandria Tree Outline die
out of gold mirror card.
For the background of the tree I used brusho powders onto 
watercolour card and left them to do their magic
 before die cutting them out with the same die.
I also die cut some grass and just put it on one side 
to draw the eye over to the sentiment.
I assembled the card onto Linen card stock.
I enjoyed using the fall-outs of the die and gluing them in...very therapeutic!
Crafty Hugs x

29 comments:

  1. Your are really selling those brushos to me....This is stunning!! Love the design too!

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    1. Yes the brusho's give varied results and always surprise me...messy and fun. Thanks for the kind comments x

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  2. Gorgeous Brusho colours and love the added grass to your tree - fab design!
    Thank you for joining our colour challenge
    Anne
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    1. Thanks Anne for you positive comments and spotting the addition of the grass...loved the colours of your challenge x

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  3. I love everything about this card - fabulous colors, great CAS design and your use of dies!

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    1. That is so kind of you to stop by, thank you very much for your comments, most appreciated x

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  4. A beautiful effect with the Brushos and the tree outline. The grass die is really effective, which die did you use?

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    1. Thank you for stopping by and your lovely comments. The tree die is Alessandria Tree Outline die by Memory Box and the grass is one I found in my stash, which I haven't actually used before but now I've found it...I am sure I will use it lots! Thanks again x

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  5. Wow! Another beautiful creation! Now the Brusho is on my wishlist :) !

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    1. That made me chuckle...thank you so much for your lovely comments, much appreciated x

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  6. You are rockin' and rollin' those brushos and making some FABULOUS creations. Love the elegant use of your dies and a fabulous CAS card. Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
    Sarah xx
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    1. Thank you so much, your kind and generous comments are much appreciated, thanks x Still learning CAS so great you think that it is, thanks x

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  7. I love that Brusho paper for the tree and grass. I have just bought some but haven't had a play yet!
    Super card.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
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    1. Thank you for stopping by. I had my brusho's ages before using them. I played yesterday with them, sprays and water colouring etc and had a fun day, but incredibly messy! Brusho's amaze me but I get a different effect everytimepay with them, sometimes good and sometimes awful!

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  8. Another fab CAS card using your brushos, you really have created a wonderful effect. I must get mine out and have a play (and clear away anything I don't want to cover in mess!) Love that tree die too.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
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    1. Glad to hear its CAS and thank you for stopping by and your lovely comments. Yep clear a space when you get those brushos out!
      Love the effect from them though.....usually after several attempts x

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    1. Thank you so much for stopping by and your kind comment x

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  10. Gorgeous card, the brushos look fantastic behind that delicate tree, so pretty in the mirror card, Cathy x

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    1. Thank you very much, very generous comments and most appreciated, thanks x

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  11. Gorgeous card, the brushos look fantastic behind that delicate tree, so pretty in the mirror card, Cathy x

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  12. This is a stunning card I love the green and gold.

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  13. Gorgeous card! Love the colors! Thanks for sharing!

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  14. Hi there. I wanted to thank you so much for participating in our Memory Box September challenge. I really love how you highlighted how the Alessandria Tree Outline looks over a watercolored background. I think people often think about only using one color, and your mix to leafy colors is so pretty.

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    1. That is so kind of you to say. I loved making the card and joining in on your challenge. Thanks again x

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