Hello October!

Hello October and Happy Thursday! Mayline  here to share a card and a how-to video that I made for you. For today’s card, I was inspired by a Starbucks’ paper cup. When I saw the Starbucks’ cup image in the shop I immediately came up with this card using our Autumn Foliage stamp set.

Image found on Google via Twitter (@silversquare)

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Here is the final outcome.  Our Autumn Foliage stamp can create beautiful layered leaf images. Each leaf image can be built up using 3 stamps to create a dimensional look. For this card, I only used one layered stamp using three different colors of dye inks and then I drew lines with a black pen onto the image. After that, I stamped a small leafy/vine image from our Mini Wild Florals stamp set using black ink. For the sentiment, I used a stamp from our Large Peony 2 stamp set.  Lastly, I added some gilding from our Couture Mixes (Rose Gold Rush Couture Mix) and metallic gold sequins (Medallion Gold Sequins – 4mm) to finish off.  It’s a very clean, simple and easy card to make.

Here is a short video showing you how I made today’s card.

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I hope you enjoyed today’s card and a video tutorial.

Don’t forget to stop by our blog this Saturday, October 3. We’ll be participating in World Cardmaking Day and We’ll have several $25 gift code giveaway prizes!

Thank you for stopping by


7 thoughts on “Hello October!

  1. Shari says:

    Absolutely gorgeous card. I loved watching this video.Thanks so much for taking the time to make it. All these starbucks videos today, I’m going to have to run over and get me a latte now. ^_^

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  2. TracyM #6773 says:

    BEAUTIFUL card!!!
    LOVE your leaves and colours, a DELIGHTFUL design!!!
    WOW – it was AWESOME watching you work your MAGIC with the black pen too!!!
    THANK YOU for sharing your CREATIVE INSPIRATION and tutorial 🙂
    PS – your inspiration cup looks lovely too.


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