Tag Archives: Vintage Leaves

Thankful Thursdays #6

This isn’t very deep, and it isn’t unique.  But I really enjoy seeing the seasons change.  I think it makes me slow down a little. Now the cornstalks are bleached against the early darkening sky, the sound of the marching … Continue reading

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Vintage Leaves for the guys

October is a big birthday month for the Burgins, including two of the young-adult grandsons. Since I was on a roll with the faux water coloring technique, I quickly made up two of these.  Notice the unusual absence of ribbon, … Continue reading

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Wet leaves

So, I couldn’t stay away.  Since I had thank-you cards to create and send, I used that as a reason to further experiment with the technique I showed in yesterday’s card. But here’s what I did differently:  I stamped all … Continue reading

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Smiling on your birthday, friend!

Everyone’s doing it — at least lots of stampers, it seems — this “faux water coloring” technique.  Actually, the water coloring is real, except that you use the ink from the freshly stamped image to blend onto the image.  Simply … Continue reading

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Vintage Leaves wreath

When Theresa Paulson, one of my stampin’ buddies, said she wanted to make the Vintage Leaves wreath pictured on page 88 of the Stampin’ Up! 2015-2016 Annual Catalog, I was thrilled.  I offered to give her the set and matching … Continue reading

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Stunning in silver

Yesterday we celebrated our 29th wedding anniversary — and by “celebrated,” I mean we did pretty much the same thing we do every Sunday, and that’s fine.  However, Saturday evening we had our monthly supper together with DH’s family, and … Continue reading

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Stamp Review Crew: Vintage Leaves

Welcome to the Stamp Review Crew’s latest blog hop, this time featuring the fabulous Vintage Leaves set from the Stampin’ Up! 2015-2016 Annual Catalog.  Are you arriving from Holly’s Rubber Redneck blog?  What a treat! Why wouldn’t any stamper “fall” … Continue reading

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A fairly simple birthday card

I am on a roll here with these Clean and Simple (CAS) cards!  This is my husband’s birthday card.  I used the leftover pieces from my Lighthearted and Watercolored card to squeeze out a couple more leaves.  Silly me, I … Continue reading

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The best is yet to come — really!

Oh, these Vintage Leaves!  I was so happy to see them in the Stampin’ Up! 2015-2016 Annual Catalog — no waiting for the Holiday Catalog to get busy with autumn cards!  And, no waiting to decide which set to feature … Continue reading

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