Monday, September 5, 2016

Sweet Summertime




September is a reminder that summertime is wrapping up.  The leaves are changing colors in the pacific northwest and it is definitely sweater weather.  Here is a song from the past that keeps me in the summertime mood.

Check out my fun card that uses the Concord & 9th Sweet & Cool Dies.  The sentiment is from their Brushed Blossom set.

The popsicle has been cut from Ranger watercolor paper and I used the 'smooshing' technique with distress inks (Spiced Marmalade + Picked Raspberry).  I smooshed the ink on my craft mat and then I spritzed it with water.  I dropped my die cut panel right on top and let the paper pick up the colors.  I always finish it off with my heat gun.


Plaid, I'm mad for plaid💚  Love the Doodlebug - Fun in the Sun paper pad!  

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Thanks so much for stoppin' by and I hope you have a great week!

Amy





11 comments:

  1. So scrumptious!! I just wanna pick it off the card and put it in my mouth!! Amazing card, Amy!!

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  2. Yes, Fall is making its splendour (and cool temperatures) known here, too! I need more sweaters! Your card: scrumptious! Love the plaid!
    ~c

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  3. Super-cute ... looks good enough to eat.

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  4. That popsicle looks like it would be yummy to eat!! LOVE the scalloped border and the fun paper you used. Adorable card!

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  5. I could eat your ice cream... and I should do it fast because it is starting to melt :). Amazing card, Amy!

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  6. Oh this card is a sweet treat, Amy! Love the Popsicle and the plaid PP peeking out beneath the scalloped edge :-P

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  7. Did you feel like that popsicle in NYC? Sweet card. Love all the white space and your border!!! I'd trade a few more days of rain and September for a melt day and cool treat... Guess I'll just have to keep thinking of your card!♡♡♡

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