Thursday, 24 September 2015

Brusho leaves


Hi again, this is the last of the light brown brushos sheet that I showed the other day. I inked around the edges of the leaves with distress ink to weather them a bit.

I'm linking up to these challenges:
AAA Cards has an Autumn colours theme with an optional twist of using fabric.
I bought this craft rope in ages ago in a bargains shop and think it looks a bit like hessian.
I layered it with a scrap of metallic copper and brown cardstock.


Simon Says Stamp Wednesday's theme is no designer paper. I used Papertrey Ink's burlap impression folder to add some subtle texture to my base card.

Simon Wednesday Challenge Blog

Addicted to CAS has leaves as the theme.

Supplies:
Memory Box marvelous maple leaves die; watercolor paper; brushos; distress ink; PTI burlap impression plate; foam tape; craft rope; sentiment sticker.

Thanks for visiting,
Cathy x

14 comments:

Anita in France said...

What a fabulous, rustic look, Cathy ... those leaves are still gorgeous ... particularly so against the texture-y background! Hugs, Anita :)

Deepti said...

Such an elegant Fall card, love the leaves :)

Brenda in IN said...

I love those leaves and I really love them mounted on twine. That is a fabulous look. You got a lot of mileage from that sheet of brushos. The light brown is really beautiful.

Susanne Vargas said...

Your card in muted fall colors is very pretty! Love all the texture!

Jane said...

Wow, that rope is really effective as a backdrop for your beautiful leaves. Thanks for linking up at AAA Cards.

Sazzle Dazzle said...

A beautiful and unique backdrop to those stunning leaves. Love the texture and your kraft card base pulls it all together brilliantly. Thanks for sharing and playing along at ATCAS & AAA challenges.
Sarah x

Jaydee said...

The veritical strip of burlap is the perfect backdrop to your leaves. Wonderful card. So glad you joined us at Addicted to CAS this week
jaydee

Maudieroff Roffey said...

Oh so country - gorgeous.... Mxxx

Ceal said...

Gorgeous card, love the burlap ribbon1 thanks for linking up at ATCAS and AAA Cards!

Paper Creations by Shirley said...

Your leaves are beautiful created with the Brushos sheet. Brushos are so much fun! I've scrolled down to see what I've been recently, lots of beautiful designs ! Thanks for stopping in at my blog, have a great Sunday, Shirleyxx

Melissa Bove (SCS ~ Melissa1872) said...

Beautiful card! Love those pretty leaves!! Wonderful design!

Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

hugs...
Melissa

Jenny Colacicco said...

Love the card - so clever especially with the fabric. Love the rustic look. Thanks for joining us at AAA Cards!

Nancy said...

So lovely! Amazing color and texture!

Pat said...

I love these pretty brush autumn leaves Cathy and what an inspired way of using the twine behind them. Beautiful! x