Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Pinterest Inspired Pale Pumpkin

Good morning friends~ I made this card back in September and never got around to posting it until today when I saw the challenge going on over at The Card Concept where the challenge is using neutrals.


I started by dry embossing the card base using a Tim Holtz Alterations Embossing Folder. The pumpkin was made using 5 ovals cut out of parchment paper, using the Scalloped Stitched Oval die set from My Creative Time. I used MFT's Leaf Filled Flourish and Royal Leaves for the greens. I punched some flowers using Martha Stewarts Hydrangea punch and colored the centers using a Zig Real Brush Pen and added stickles to the centers to add a little texture. I purposely didn't add a sentiment so it could be used for any general fall occasion.
I used this photo found on A Homemade Living as inspiration


I'll also be adding this card to the Word Art Wednesday Challenge

Thanks so much for looking! Blessings~ Birgit

7 comments:

  1. That is a cool concept to create a pumpkin. A very pretty card indeed

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  2. Loving your oval shapes pumpkin Birgit and especially the color...I am so in love with fall decorations made from off white pumpkins right now! And I love the embossed background too...so soft and delicate looking. Beautiful, beautiful card!! :0)

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  3. Gorgeous neutral colors on your beautiful pumpkin! I love your background with it!

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  4. Wow! This is so pretty! I love how you made the pumpkin, and those flowers really set it off! Thanks for joining us at The Card Concept!

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  5. Adorable, thanks so much for joining us this week at The Card Concept!

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  6. Adorable, thanks so much for joining us this week at The Card Concept!

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  7. Beautiful! Love your pumpkin! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Card Concept.

    Deanne :)

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