Thursday, October 1, 2009

Harvest Bounty

I won this beautiful Stampin Up set called 'Season of Thanks' on Ebay a while ago, I even colored it a few times, but I never got around to making a card because I lost them! This is why I usually FORCE myself to finish a card immediately, not allowing myself to start coloring a new image until I'm done. This is particularly hard if I happen to get a new package of goodies in the mail, which is most likely what happened with this stamp set. ;-)

These types of images take a looooong time to color, all the tiny little details and objects, but they are so worth it. I love the end result. The rest of the card is very simple, minimal embellishments, so nothing competes with the detailed stamp. I usually have a hard time not doing this, I love adding bows, bling, or other embellishments!
Thanks for looking!
Stamps: Stampin Up
Ink: Memento, Distress
Paper: Bristol vellum, SU DSP, PTI
Accessories: Nestabilities, colored pencils, OMS, Fiskars floral border punch, SU striped ribbon


  1. So glad you left the embellies to a minimum on this one. That is one FABULOUS coloring job!! Maybe you need a special, designated spot for your colored images when finished, like my living room, where they won't get lost. teehee!

  2. This is beautiful, Kathy!! Sorry about my confusion on who was in Europe too! :-(

  3. I am speechless, your coloring is amazing! I also love the way you put all the things together! Pure class!


  4. This is a very beautiful card !!!

    Greetings from

  5. breathtaking! I love your coloring...even though it was a looooong time, I want to look at it for a loooooong time honey!!!!


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