Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Teacher's Pet

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Hi, Diane with you today with a card I made for our
latest challenge Back To School
I think this will be a cute card to send to one of the grand-kiddo's!


I started by using Dreamweavers White Embossing Paste
on Kraft card stock and Memory Box Texture Dots Stencil.
The paste was applied with a Palette Knife.
A fun way to add a bit of texture to a project.

I used an embossing folder I had for the ruler strip you see,
which I ran black ink over once it was embossed.

I cut a bushel basket and several apples using
Impression Obsession die Bushel of Apples.

The blackboard is Canvas Corp paper called Chalkstock,
which I used a white Signo pen for the words.

I added the "pets" using Impression Obsession Squirrel Set.

Entering the following challenges:
Going Grey With Scrap Creations .... Back To School
Shopping Our  Stash .... Splish Splash ( texture paste)
Amusing Challenge .... Back To School
Crafty Creations .... Back To School (using inking EB folder technique)


Thank you for visiting with me today!


9 comments:

Leslie Miller said...

The photo is such a cute table set up, isn't it? How darling! And your card is perfectly inspired by it. Amazing likeness! I love the squirrels -- teacher's pet -- tee hee! So cute, Diane!

Ros Crawford said...

What a great take on that photo Diane! Love the stencilling and that cute barrel of apples! My dog loved apples!

Sharon said...

This is fabulous Diane. Love the tape measures and your black board.
I am sure some teacher will love this.
Enjoy the rest of your week.
Hugs Sharon. x

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Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

OMG this is too cute ... love that basket of apples.

Lisa said...

This is so adorable!! I love the embossed ruler!! The basket of apples is awesome!! And the squirrels are so cute...much cuter on paper than in person!! I'm having a hard time keeping them off my bird feeders...they are leaping from the trees and eating all of the seed!! Stinkin' rodents ;) But I guess they have to eat, too :) Have a great day my friend :)

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts

Donna said...

Fantastic back to school card! Love those wee squirrels!
Thanks so much for joining the Shopping Our Stash crew for our "Splish Splash" challenge this week!!

Sue Lelli said...

Totally CUTE! LOVE the apples and the squirrels!

Chana said...

This is adorable and the perfect back to school card! Thanks for sharing with us at Shopping Our Stash!
Hugz,
Chana, DT

Milka Gubo said...

Cute card. :-D Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenges this fortnight. I hope to see you again. :-D
Milka DT