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Fall Expedition

It's the first day of Fall!
I just got all my Sizzix dies to play with and I went for the Dashing Deer first knowing I was somehow going to create a fall project.  Well I usually have some idea of what I may create.  This one needed lots of leaves and burlap.  
Onto the fun!

I decided to layer up the antlers with the mat board cut 2 times and a layer of Sizzix Leather Paper.  I cut the head and upper body of the new Dashing Deer with some scrap Core paper.  For the leaves I made my own paper using watercolor paper and spray stains peeled paint, carved pumpkin and fossilized amber.  Spritz and spray.


Now that the paper is dry I can cut leaves using Layered Leaf and Tattered Leaves.  


I used the texture fade for the layered leaf and also ran my tattered leaves through my Vagabond.


For added texture I love cutting burlap!  I used the wood plank from the Ink Splats & Wood Planks Set texture fade for another layer of texture.  I inked the burlap and burlap ribbon then stamped the Halloween Silhouettes with Archival Jet Black.  Then add whatever embellishments you want.


I attached everything onto a burlap panel.  I used distress crayon peeled paint for the wordband and token.  Inked up the FALL Letterpress blocks and tucked a mini pumpkin on the stamped burlap bow.


I love all the fall leaves.  The NEW Mini Holiday Greens are AMAZING.  


I wrapped the panel with jute and have hung it up in my breakfast nook.  


I love creating for the Fall Season!  Check out all the latest fun dies HERE.




 

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