This time of year, my mind turns to apples. Apple cider, apple pie, apple turnovers... YUM!!! Nothing says Fall like a trip to the apple orchard! Granny Smiths are one of my personal favs. Not everyone likes their tart taste. I recognize I am in the minority here. So to honor my favorite fruit I colored these gems green!
and the sketch that inspired it all...
I chose an apple green card stock and kraft paper for my matting. I colored the image with Copics and highlighted each "apple" with a white gel pen. I sponged a soft blue ink on the background to mimic sky. I added a die cut sentiment with just a touch of jute for a rustic touch.
Now I want some pie and ice cream! :-)
Thanks for stopping by!
Stamps - Our Daily Bread Designs - Apples
Papers - Recollections, The Paper Studio, FarmHouse Paper - Sugar Hill, Prima - Madeline
Image - Memento - Tuxedo Black;
Sentiment - Memento Espresso Truffle
Bucket - E53, E31, E57, C3
Apple Leaves - G21, YG3
Stems - E25
Apples - Y00, YG11, YG13, YG17
Grass - YG17, YG25
Flowers - B93
Dies - Spellbinders Standard Circles Large & Petite Scalloped Circles Large, Office Supplies
Misc. - Jute
Just Be Creative - Anything Goes
Designed to Color #19 - Anything Goes
what a beautiful card, lori... I like the tart taste of a good granny smith, too!
Absolutely GORGEOUS! LOVE the paper choices and the coloring. Thanks for linking up at Sept's Just Because Linky Party!
Be blessed, Beckie
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Love the colors you used in your card. Thanks for playing along with our Retro challenge at Color Me Creative.
Your card is beautiful! I love the gorgeous shades of green and the 'delicious' image :)
Very pretty card! Thank you for playing along with CMC Copic Challenge!
Danni~ CMC DT
Wow such a pretty fall card! Love the soft colours too!Thanks for joining us at DTC!
Mmmm mmm mmm love a good apple! Love your card too
Thanks for joining us at the CMC challenge (-:
I really like the green.
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