Friday, 5 October 2018

Autumn Postcard

Morning and we have a new "Autumn" challenge at Daisy Chain and I made a postcard which I also used for a FB swap.
I used distress oxides for the background -ruler and fineliner pen for the lines and all the stamps and sentiment are from an A4 sheet of craft mag freebies(creative stamping mag).


alphabet challenge-N for Nature
allsorts-Autumn glory
pink gem-Halloween colours-Black/orange?
fashionable stamping-quote away
crafty sentiments-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
crafty gals corner-anything Fall
Pennys challenges-ATG
the sisterhood of crafters-Fall is in the air
crafting by designs-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
as you like it-fave season--Autumn/cooler weather/beautiful colours/My Birthday lol
give a crafter a cookie-Autumn
4crafty chicks-ATG
Dragonfly dreams-Autumn colours
Unicorn challenge-Autumn
eclectic ellapu-Autumn
craft rocket-Autumn/halloween
creative inspirations-Autumn glow
Brown sugar-Autumn or Halloween
Thank you for dropping by and hope you find the time to join us
Carol x x


Doreen said...


aussie aNNie said...

Lovely card with the freebie stamps .x

brenda said...

A gorgeous Autumnal creation Carol and so much depth of colour, perfect for our 'Autumn Glory' theme at Allsorts, thanks so much for joining in.

B x

meg said...

Wow Carol, love the background colours and the difference between the dark leaves and the orange/red fruit

Michelle said...

This is a lovely postcard Carol. I love the backgrounds that you create, they always look so good! Michelle x

Beebeebabs said...

Great card - love the background!!!

Alison59 said...

How lovely Carol; so creative :-)

Judith said...

beautiful card Carol, you can't beat the colours of Autumn leaves - than you for sharing with us at fab'n'Funky this week hugs judith x

KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful card Carol
Gr Karin

Darlene said...

Oh wow ... this is just beautiful! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘Fall is in the Air’ challenge and please come back again soon!
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit!

cotnob said...

This is fabulous Carol, a lovely background and lots of super stamps.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Rene said...

Beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing your gorgeous card with us at Creative Inspirations. Good luck!

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

A BEAUTIFUL card Carol GORGEOUS background and love those lines you did. I bet it feels even better it's made with the beautiful freebies.

creationsnz said...

Glorious autumn colour and lovely poem too. We are just in the middle of spring so appreciating different colours. CarolG

susiestacey said...

Thank you for sharing your lovely card with Allsorts this week, hope you come back and join in the new challenge starting saturday x Susan x

Elizabeth Hart said...

A perfect fall postcard - love all your great autumn colors. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Dragonfly Dreams Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

Carol L said...

This is such a pretty postcard with all of those gorgeous autumn elements! I especially like those fine lines you added - it's a great overall look!

Lisa Lynn said...

That sentiment is beautiful and your card is gorgeous. Have a wonderful weekend.

sandy's crafty bits said...

Hi Carol … love that little postcard what a great idea … I only have two distress oxides so far but I am sure I will invest in a few more really soon lol … hope you are having a great weekend … happy crafting and love sandy xx

Leslie Miller said...

Beautiful background, fabulous stamps! I can't believe you got all that as a craft mag freebie. Wow! Love this!

Wendy L said...

Love it so gorgeous, thanks for joining us at MAWTT and Allsorts too and Craft Rocket, xx

craftytrog said...

A gorgeous Autumn postcard Carol! xx

Jackie C said...

Love this entry, thank you for sharing with Creatalicious. Good luck and we all hope to see you and your creations again! Jackie DT member.

GalFridayStamping said...

Gorgeous fall card.... a lovely creation! Thank you so much for joining us at Polkadoodles Digi Choosday and best of luck with your entry.

Jane DT for  http:// said...

Great Autumn postcard Carol. I love the speckled distressed background and you really do make such great use of freebie stamps from magazine.

EmmaT said...

Gorgeous, great use of the stamps. Thank you for joining us at Alphabet Challenge. EmmaT

Pia S said...

I do love the look with the splatter and leaves perfectly placed all around. Beautiful autumnal colors and design.

ELE said...

Love the stamps colors and layout card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Designs this week.
We look forward to seeing you again next time.
Good luck!
creativEle DT

Hanne's Kartenstube said...

Hi, an amazingly autumnal card, fantastically coloured, with a beautiful quote. Thank you for participating in the Fashionable Stamping Challenge.
Crafty Hugs

Janis Lewis said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing with us at Alphabet Challenges.

Isobel said...

Great project thanks for joining in at Crafting by Designs

Deanne Saunders said...

Beautiful postcard! Thanks so much for participating in our IF YOU GIVE A CRAFTER A COOKIE... challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

Craftyhugs said...

Perfect colours for our challenge! I love Autumn

Thanks so much for entering the challenge over on the moving along with the times Blog and good luck

Moving along with the times Blog

CraftyHugs-Dt member of Moving along with the times personal blog

*Vicki* said...

Wow what a gorgeous postcard my friend! Love the Fall image and colors!! HUGS

KathyA. said...

What a wonderful sentiment for your card. Thanks for joining us at Penny's this week. DT Kathy []

Alex said...

Wow... amazing background. Like the colour combination you used!
Thanks for playing along with us at our present challenge at Craft Rocket and good luck! Hope you will join us next month again.


*DT* Craft Rocket Challenges {#53 – Autumn / Halloween}
*DT + Admin* Do-Al(l) Kreatives {#22 – Make your own background}
*DT* Kreativ-Tanten Challenge {#22 – Anything goes}
Alex' Kreative Seite

Greeshma said...
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Greeshma said...

Nice card with lots of details!Thanks for playing along with us at
Brown Sugar Challenge and good luck with your entry.
Explosion Boxes

Tangii said...

Fun fall card. Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Pat K said...

Beautiful card with lovely fall colours. Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky. Pat K xx

Donna Ellis said...

Beautiful card, Carol, and fabulous use of the stamp set and DO inks! xx

Annette said...

Beautiful postcard. I love all the autumnal colours.
Annette - Netty's Cards
Proud to design for :
Lili of the Valley,
Dies to Die For,
Squirrel's not-so-random Challenge
As You Like It Challenge.

Lisa Andersson said...

Lovely autumn postcard, very creative. Love the sentiment too.
Hugs, Lisa

rachel said...

Gorgeous Carol - wonderful colours - really very beautiful xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Beautiful creation hun

Thank you for sharing with us at 'If You Give A Crafter A Cookie' I hope you join in with us again soon
Hugs Shell xx

Monika Reeck said...

Oh dear I love your autumn postcard
it looks like so many leaves on the garden
great color Carol

Melanie R said...

Beautiful background! Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar Challenge and check out the challenge at the Double Trouble Papercrafting Blog.

Melanie said...

A wonderful autumn card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional use texture” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

Ines said...

Wonderful :)Thanks for playing with us at Brown Sugar Challenge:)Ines DT

Dee's Craft Room said...

Another fabulous postcard Carol. I love the stamps/colours you have used here, they look brilliant.

Dionne x