Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Papertrey October Blog Hop Challenge 2016

I aimed for the faded shades of autumn ~

(stamps:Papertrey Ink Stylized Autumn/Winter Woods sentiment)

Check out orange paired with blue/greens in this gorgeous, organic presentation at the


The technique of dry brushing in

hosted by Lizzie Jones

gave me a base to start with!

I mixed cream acrylic paint with True Black and Hawaiian Shore reinkers...dabbing on a little heavier than featherlike while brushing.

I scanned the gallery and there are GORGEOUS projects to behold!

Thanks for stopping in~


  1. oh what a sweet take on the inspiration photo!! love that darling little fox!

  2. This is so sweet! I love it.

  3. Marlena, your dry brushing is lovely! Speaking of love, LOVE how you incorporated the colors of the inspiration on your card. All so pretty!

  4. Great card. Cute image. Great background.

  5. Beautiful faded shades of autumn Marlena! The fox is adorable!

  6. Wonderful take on the inspiration photo!

  7. Love what you've done for these challenges. Your dry brushed background is gorgeous and love where the colours in the inspiration photo took you.

  8. Yours is a gorgeous project to behold! Love the pale blues with orange, great job with the technique!


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