Tuesday, 29 September 2015

Autumn!

Welcome on this sunny autumn morning.

Today I decided to show an ATC.  I used a buff coloured card for the base with a scrap of a shimmery gold paper for the background.

I added the pieces of silver edged ribbon and then punched the top left hand corner with my Cropodile and added a mustard coloured brad.  The threads are a selection of autumn coloured bits from my stash.

For the topper I used a small piece of very thin wood which was cut from a box which originally contained a  made chilli.  I used some strong red tape to stick the wood to a piece of card to add strength then inked up a reverse stamp with an Adirondack die inkpad.  The tiny dragonflies are stamped with a tiny stamp from a Hero Arts clear set.

I would like to enter my ATC into the following challenges:-
Pixie's Snippet's Playground Week 196
Try it on Tuesday challenge which this time is "Autumn"

21 comments:

  1. I love anything with dragonflies on it, and this is absolutely wonderful, I adore it! ]
    Jane

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  2. Your ATC is beautiful! I love the wood piece and the fall-theme fibre! Good to see you crafting again!

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  3. Gorgeous ATC Barb...... love the beautiful Autumnal colours you used. Hope you don't mind me asking but are you interested in swapping ATC's? I run a little monthly swap group if you are....
    http://mycraftingcorner-jo.blogspot.co.uk/p/atc-swap.html
    hugs Jo x

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  4. Absolutely lovely Barb! And I'm a lover of dragonflies too :)

    Psst, the reason I'm convinced the paper on my rocker card is upside down is 'cos of the way it was glued into the paper pad - think I'll take the hair shirt off now though!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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    Di xx

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    1. You take off that hair shirt. It's good to hear others make mistakes too. Barbxx

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  5. A fantastic project is this! Thank you for joining TRY IT ON TUSDAY!
    oxo
    Susi

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  6. A great ATC I love the wooden middle with the dragonflies on. Very artistic.

    Hugs Erika. x

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  7. Beautiful autumnal project, thanks so much for joining us at TIOT, hugs, Valerie

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  8. Fabulous card and clever to use the wood. It makes an interesting effect.

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  9. Wow! This really is fabulous - love the recycled packaging ! So pleased you joined us at Try It On Tuesday! Chrisx

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  10. Wow! This really is fabulous - love the recycled packaging ! So pleased you joined us at Try It On Tuesday! Chrisx

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  11. A really super ATC, wonderful autumn colours thank you for joining us on the TIOT challenge hugs Bee.

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  12. This is beautiful with the wooden piece and those beautiful autumn colors! I love those silver ribbons too!

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  13. Love your recycled piece of wood. The colours look rich and I do like those little dragon flies. hugs Mrs A.

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  14. What a fabulous ATC Barb. Excellent upcycling too!

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  15. WOW the design looks so cool...love the diagonals you added
    So glad I saw your card entered at a Challenge and dropped in to have a closer look
    Would love to have you drop in for a visit
    Cheers
    Dr Sonia

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  16. Gorgeous, it's a work of art! I love all of the texture from the fiber, shimmer paper and the wood - genius!

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  17. wow what a fabulous recycling project! love those warm autumnal shades.
    hugs, annie x

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  18. This is a stunner, Barb! Love the beautiful colors & use of the wood!

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  19. Lovely ATC! The dragonflies are stunning! Thanks for playing with us at TioT challenge

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