Freshly Made Sketches 258!

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Happy Wednesday everyone!  Today we've got a new sketch for you at Freshly Made Sketches.  This week Rita is our hostess and she's got this lovely design for us.

There's a "woodland warmth" challenge going on at Sunday Stamps so I thought I would try to make an autumn-themed card and channel some of the colors.  What I discovered is that I don't have some of those shades of brown so I made do with what I had and once my card was done I immediately went shopping!  There's no sense in having "holes" in my stash's color wheel right?

We're almost halfway through October folks - have you started your Christmas cards yet?  I almost did one for today's challenge but decided to save that for tomorrow!  There's quite an assortment of themes on the Freshly Made Sketches blog so be sure to check out the DT cards.  I hope we'll see you in the gallery!

Thanks for stopping by!

Stamps:  Gorgeous Grunge, Much Appreciated (Stampin' Up!); Leave it Be (Papertrey Ink)
Paper:  Dove Grey (WPlus9); Smokey Shadow, Vellum (Papertrey Ink)
Ink:  Classic Kraft, Dark Chocolate, Soft Stone, Smokey Shadow (Papertrey Ink); Metallic Copper (Ink It Up)
Accessories:  Pierced Rectangle STAX (My Favorite Things); Leaves die (Penny Black); linen twine

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12 Responses to “Freshly Made Sketches 258!”

Linda Callahan said...

Love this done in classy and so beautiful!

Jen Timko said...

I definitely love those leaves and with the neutrals they really pack a punch. So pretty, Jen!

LeAnne said...

Love this! I knew right away the color challenge you used too! Beautiful neutrals!

Lisa said...

Love the neutrals and your pretty cluster of elements!! The texture is terrific too. Pretty card Jen!

Karren said...

I'm so glad you could fill a gap in your stamping supplies! But even without those colors, you've made a fabulous card! The splatters behind the foliage add so much interest.

Annette Elliott said...

What a lovely autumn card, Jen! Love the splatter and the burlap. Just perfect for FMS and SS! Thanks so much for joining in on the fun at Sunday Stamps!

Amy O said...

I love all of your shades of brown! And those leaves are beautiful too, as is the texture from the twine. Beautiful card, Jen!

Joanne James said...

Love this Jen - it totally inspired my entry this week, albeit in brighter colours. Your subtle neutrals are great though, so calming.

Jen Brum said...

What a gorgeous card Jen! Those leaves are fabulous! Love the twine! So beautiful!

Leena Girsa said...

What a lovely fall card! Perfect use of the colours in our challenge. Thank you so much for playing along with us at Sunday Stamps this week.

Cécile RIBON said...

Such a classy take on the sketch! love those neutral colors and the artsy leaves!

Lisa said...

Beautiful card, so elegant looking!

Thanks for playing along with us at Sunday Stamps!