Friday 8 November 2013

Digi Haven DT Card - Fall

It's challenge time once again at Digi Haven, this fortnight we have the seasonal theme of "Fall" or "Autumn", if you're from this side of the Atlantic, and we're sponsored by Floppy Latte.  The DT were given a set of sponsor digi sentiments to work with, but you can use a digi image to play along if you prefer.
 I created the sky with Tumbled Glass Distress Ink and a hand cut cloud mask, and the grass was made with torn Core'dinations.  I then cut the leafy canopy with my Memory Box die, which I bought a wee while back and hadn't used.........oops!  I inked a piece of mustard card with assorted autumnal coloured Distress Inks, and spritzed lightly to blend a bit.  After drying with a heat tool, I stuck it behind the canopy to give the leaves a variegated look.  Next, I cut a twiggy tree with a matching Memory Box die and glued it into place.  I decided to cut out a few coloured leaves from yellow and orange cardstock to scatter on the ground under the tree, well it is an autumn scene after all.  Finally, I added the sentiment, cutting a fishtail in one end, and raising the middle with foam pads to give the banner a wavy appearance.  A trio of bronze gems finish it off.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Crafting for all Seasons - #64 - Autumn Colours
Crafty Creations - #247 - Autumn Colours
Paper Pretties - #283 - Fall 
Wags 'n' Whiskers - #116 - Fall Colours
Word Art Wednesday - #105 - Anything Goes
Cuttlebug Mania - Autumn -  dies used are Memory Box Twiggy Tree and Leafy Canopy
Top Tip Tuesday - #113 - Seasons - I chose autumn


  1. Beautiful card Wendy, I love that tree!!
    Kevin xx

  2. Fab card. The tree die is perfect for the challenge theme. x

  3. Beautiful!!! Love that tree and a perfect sentiment. So very lovely.

  4. Hi Wendy! Your card is really pretty, and I thank you SO MUCH for sharing your art in our challenge. Thanks for playing along, and please join us again soon.
    Be blessed,
    Word Art Wednesday

    P.S. I have blog candy on my blog.

  5. so gorgeous wendy.really love the tree and fab design :D

    xx coops xx

  6. Lovely card Wendy that tree is really awesome! Great fall colors and some fun technique went it to the making of this card.

  7. Beautiful tree, love the falling leaves. Thank you for joining in with our Autumn challenge at Cuttlebug Mania x

  8. Gorgeous ... so much work went into this CAS design but it's stunning.

    ''''`*•.¸*•¸You Are An¸•*¸.•*´''''
    .•:*¨`*:•Awesome DT Member.•:*¨`*:•.
    ♥ Denise @ Digi Haven ♥

  9. This is gorgeous and just right for the Cuttlebug Mania challenge. I bet you'll be using the tree a lot now. Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania x

  10. Gorgeous autumnal card. Love the design with the scene with the tree loosing it's leaves and the clouds in the background. Thanks for playing at Top Tip Tuesday and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Top Tip Tuesday xx

  11. This is a fabulous card,I love your sentiment. Thank you for joining us at Crafting For All Seasons.

  12. Such a wonderful design. Love everything about it. Thanks for blessing us with a great project at Word Art Wednesday this week. Big hugs always!

    JO ANN


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