Friday, November 20, 2020

This card features the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set from Stampin' Up!.  What a perfect stamp set for Fall and Thanksgiving.



MATS:  The bottom mat was cut from Cinnamon Cider CS.  

The top mat was cut from Whisper White CS.  It was colored with Blender Brushes using Misty Moonlight and Old Olive Inks

The Haystacks were stamped directly onto the top mat using Cinnamon Cider Ink, 1st and 2nd generation stamping.

The flower piece is from the Country Home Stamp Set and was stamped onto the mat with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.  It was colored with various Stampin' Blends.  I also stamped the flower piece onto a piece of Post It Tape and cut a mask to cover the piece before I stamped the Wheelbarrow.

The Wheelbarrow was stamped onto the mat using Early Espresso Ink and colored with the Bronze Stampin' Blend.

I used the Detailed Trio Punch to round the corners of the mat, and then the completed piece was popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Gather Together Stamp Set and was stamped onto a scrap piece of Whisper White CS using Crushed Curry Ink, and cut out using one of the Stitched Label Dies.  It was popped up with Dimensionals.

Lastly added a few Gold Sequins.

Thursday, November 19, 2020

This card features the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set and the coordinating Autumn Wheelbarrow Dies from Stampin' Up!.  What a perfect stamp set for Fall and Thanksgiving.


MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Cajun Craze CS.  It was stamped with flower stamp from the featured set Cajun Craze Ink.  I added a thin strip of Pumpkin Pie CS across the center of the mat.

The small top mat was cut from Whisper White CS using one of the Stitched So Sweetly Dies.  The mat was pooped up with Dimensionals.

DIE CUTS:  The Wheelbarrow was cut from Soft Suede CS.  The wheel was cut from Copper Foil Paper.  It was glued directly to the mat.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Country Home Stamp Set, was stamped onto a scrap piece of Whisper White CS using Cajun Craze Ink, cut out using one of the Bunch of Banners Dies, and popped up with Dimensionals.

Lastly I added a few coordinating Enamel Shapes.

This card was CASEd from the Catalog.

Monday, November 16, 2020

These cards feature the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set and the coordinating Autumn Wheelbarrow Dies from Stampin' Up!.  These are my first two attempts at making a Slimline Card.



SLIMLINE CARD BASE was cut 7" x 8-1/2" from Whisper White CS and then folded in half.

MATS:   The bottom mat (3-1/4" x 8-1/2") was cut from Pumpkin Pie CS.  

The top mat (3" x 8-1/2") was cut from Whisper White CS.  The haystacks were stamped directly onto the top mat using Cinnamon Cider Ink.  The pumpkin piece was stamped directly onto the top mat using Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.  The pumpkin pieces were colored with various Stampin' Blends.

DIE CUTS:  The Wheelbarrow was cut from Early Espresso CS.  The wheel was cut from Copper Foil Paper.  It was popped up with Dimensionals

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Gather Together Stamp Set and was stamped directly onto a scrap piece of Pumpkin Pie CS using Early Espresso Ink, and cut out using the Rectangular Postage Stamp Punch.

Lastly I added a few Gold Sequins.


MATS:   The bottom mat (3-1/4" x 8-1/2") was cut from Early Espresso CS.  

The top mat (3" x 8-1/2") was cut from Sahara Sand CS.  The trees from the Lovely as a Tree Stamp Set were stamped directly onto the top mat using Early Espresso Ink.  

DIE CUTS:  The Fence was cut from Early Espresso CS (two pieces trimmed to length needed). It was glued directly to the top mat.

The Wheelbarrow was cut from Cajun Craze CS.  The wheel was cut from Copper Foil Paper.  It was popped up with Dimensionals

The pumpkin  and flower pieces were stamped on scrap pieces of Whisper White CS using Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.  The pieces were colored with various Stampin' Blends.  They were popped up with Dimensionals.

The Tree was cut from Mossy Meadow CS, cut out with one of the In the Woods Dies.  It was popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Gather Together Stamp Set and was stamped directly onto a scrap piece of Whisper White CS using Mossy Meadow Ink, and cut out using one of the Stitched Label Dies.

Saturday, November 14, 2020

These cards feature the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set and the coordinating Autumn Wheelbarrow Dies from Stampin' Up!.  What a perfect stamp set for Fall and Thanksgiving.



MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Cinnamon Cider CS.  

The top mat was cut from BumbleBee CS.  The haystacks were stamped directly onto the mat with Cinnamon Cider Ink using 1st and 2nd generation stamping.  I used some Old Olive Ink to do some shading with Blender Brushes on the bottom of the mat.

DIE CUTS:  The Wheelbarrow was stamped on Cinnamon Cider CS with Cinnamon Cider Ink and cut out using the featured dies.

The Pumpkins were stamped on Pumpkin Pie CS using a stamp from the Gathered Leaves Stamp Set with Pumpkin Pie Ink, and cut out using the Gathered Leaves Dies. They were glued onto the top mat.

The Flower Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends.

The Wheelbarrow and Flower Piece were both popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the featured set and was stamped directly onto the mat using Pumpkin Pie Ink.

Lastly I added a few Gold Sequins.


MATS:   The Bottom Mat was cut from Cajun Craze CS.  

The Top Mat was cut from Whisper White CS.  The Background was colored using Blender Brushes with Balmy Blue and Old Olive Inks.  The Haystack was stamped directly onto the mat with Cinnamon Cider Ink

The grasses that were stamped on the bottom section are from the Nature's Beauty Stamp Set and were stamped using Old Olive Ink.

DIE CUTS:  The fence was cut from Whisper White CS, shaded with some Gray Granite Ink, and glued directly to the mat.

The Wheelbarrow Pieces were cut from Cajun Craze CS and shaded with some Early Espresso Ink. The wheelbarrow was popped up with Dimensionals.

The individual Pumpkins were stamped on Pumpkin Pie CS using a stamp from the Gathered Leaves Stamp Set with Pumpkin Pie Ink, and cut out using the Gathered Leaves Dies. They were popped up with Dimensionals.

The Pumpkin Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends. It was popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from The Gift of Fall Paper Pumpkin Kit, and was stamped directly onto the mat using Old Olive Ink.

Lastly I added a few Gold Sequins.


MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Mossy Meadow CS.  

The top mat was cut from Pear Pizzazz CS.  The haystacks were stamped directly onto the mat with Cinnamon Cider Ink using 1st and 2nd generation stamping.  

DIE CUTS:  The Fence was cut from Cinnamon Cider CS.  It was glue directly to the mat.

The Flower Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends, cut out with one of the Stitched Shapes Dies, and popped up with .

SENTIMENT:  Is from  the featured set and was stamped directly onto the mat using Mossy Meadow Ink.

Lastly I added a few Gold Sequins.

This card was inspired by one I saw on Pinterest made by Tamara Bertram.

Friday, November 13, 2020

These cards feature the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set and the coordinating Autumn Wheelbarrow Dies from Stampin' Up!.  What a perfect stamp set for Fall and Thanksgiving.



MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Crushed Curry CS.  It was embossed using one of the two Greenery Embossing Folders.

The center strip was cut from a piece of  See A Silhouette DSP.

The two circular mats were cut using the Layering Circle Dies.  The bottom one was cut from Poppy Parade CS, the top one was cut from Crushed Curry CS.

DIE CUTS:  The Pumpkin Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was  cut out and colored with various Stampin' Blends.  It was glued directly onto the circle mats.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Gather Together Stamp Set, it was stamped with Poppy Parade Ink onto a scrap piece of Crushed Curry CS and cut out with one of the Stitched Label Dies.

Lastly I added a bow made from Twine.

This card was inspired by one I saw on Pinterest made by Tammy Beard.


MATS:  The bottom mat was cut from Pumpkin Pie CS. 

The Top Mat was cut from Whisper White CS and colored using Blender Brushes and a combination of Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive, and Daffodil Delight Inks. 

DIE CUTS:   The Tree is from the Thoughts and Prayers Stamp Set and was attached directly on the top mat using Early Espresso Ink.     

The Fence was cut from Early Espresso CS and was glued directly onto the top mat.

The Pumpkins were cut from Pumpkin Pie CS using a stamp from the Gather Together Stamp Set. and cut out with the Gathered Leaves Dies.  They were  popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Gather Together Stamp Set and and was stamped directly onto the card using Pumpkin Pie Ink.

Lastly I added a few Sequins.

This card was inspired by one I saw on Pinterest - but the maker was not identified.

These cards feature the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set and the coordinating Autumn Wheelbarrow Dies from Stampin' Up!.  What a perfect stamp set for Fall and Thanksgiving.


MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Pumpkin Pie  CS.  

The top mat was cut from Whisper White CS.  It was stamped with the Tree from the Sheltering Tree Stamp Set using Early Espresso Ink.  The Leaf Stamp is from the same set and was stamped with Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight, and Cherry Cobbler Inks 

DIE CUTS:  The Fence was cut from Cinnamon Cider CS.  It was glued directly to the top mat.

The Pumpkin Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends.  It was popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the featured set and was stamped directly onto the mat using Pumpkin Pie Ink.

Lastly I added a few Rhinestones.


MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Crushed Curry CS.  

The Top Mat was cut from Whisper White CS and embossed using the Brick & Mortar Embossing Folder. 
An oval was cut out using the Layering Ovals Dies.  The oval frame was cut from Cinnamon Cider CS using the same dies.

DIE CUTS:   The Haystacks were stamped on Whisper White CS with Crushed Curry Ink and glued directly to the Top Mat.   

The Fence was cut from Cinnamon Cider CS and was glued on top of the haystack pieces.

The Pumpkin was cut from Pumpkin Pie CS using a stamp from the Gather Together Stamp Set. and cut out with the Gathered Leaves Dies.  It was popped up with Dimensionals.

The Flower Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends.  It was popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from featured set and was stamped inside the center of oval using Cinnamon Cider Ink.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

These cards feature the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set and the coordinating Autumn Wheelbarrow Dies from Stampin' Up!.  What a perfect stamp set for Fall and Thanksgiving.  These cards were inspired from ones I saw on Pinterest made by Julie Gilson.


CARD BASE:  Was cut from Old Olive CS.  And then I added Strips of  Old Olive Regals DSP to the top and the bottom.

MATS:   The bottom mat of the center piece was was cut from Mossy Meadow  CS.  

The top mat of the center piece was cut from Whisper White CS.  It was stamped with the Haystack Set several times using 1st and 2nd generation stamping with Soft Suede Ink.  

DIE CUTS:  The Fence was cut from Mossy Meadow CS.  It was glued directly to the top mat.

The Pumpkin Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends and was popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Country Home Stamp Set and was stamped directly onto the mat using Pumpkin Pie Ink.

Lastly I added a few Gold Rhinestones.


MATS:   The bottom two mats were cut from Mossy Meadow and Old Olive CS.  

The top two mats were cut from Mossy Meadow CS and from Old Olive Regals DSP.  Next I added a strip of Old Olive CS that I embossed using the the Tasteful Texture 3D Embossing Folder and then glued it to the front from edge to edge.

DIE CUTS:   The bottom oval in the center was cut from Mossy Meadow CS.  The top one was cut from Whisper White CS which I first stamped with  the Pumpkin Cluster Stamp in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink. The two ovals were cut using the Layering Ovals Dies.  The pumpkin  piece was colored with various Stampin' Blends.  The layered ovals were popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from The Gift of Fall Paper Pumpkin Kit nd was stamped on a scrap of Whisper White CS and die cut with one of the Merry Christmas Dies. It was popped up with Dimensionals.

Lastly I added a few Gold Rhinestones.

MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Old Olive CS.  

The top mat was cut from Whisper White CS and embossed using the the Hammered Metal Embossing Folder.  I added a Strip of Old Olve Regals DSP down the center.

DIE CUTS:   The bottom oval in the center was cut from Soft Suede CS.  The top one was cut from Whisper White CS which I first stamped with  the Pumpkin Cluster Stamp in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink. The two ovals were cut using the Layering Ovals Dies.  The pumpkin piece was colored with various Stampin' Blends.  The layered ovals were popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from The Gift of Fall Paper Pumpkin Kit nd was stamped on a scrap of Whisper White CS and die cut with one of the Merry Christmas Dies. The Old Olive CS frame piece was cut using the same die.  It was assembled with tape and popped up with Dimensionals.

Lastly I added a few Gold Rhinestones.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

These cards feature the Autumn Goodness Stamp Set and the coordinating Autumn Wheelbarrow Dies from Stampin' Up!.  What a perfect stamp set for Fall and Thanksgiving.


MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Crumb Cake CS.  It was stamped with the dotted stamp from the Waterfront Stamp Set using Crumb Cake Ink.

The small top mat was cut from Whisper White CS.  It was colored with Blender Brushes using Balmy Blue and Old Olive Inks

DIE CUTS:  The Fence was cut from Early Espresso CS.  It was glued directly to the mat.

The Haystack was stamped on Whisper White CS with Crumb Cake Ink.

The Pumpkin Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends.

The Haystack and Pumpkin piece were popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from the Country Home Stamp Set and was stamped directly onto the mat using Pumpkin Pie Ink.


MATS:   The bottom mat was cut from Pear Pizzazz CS.  It was stamped with the dotted stamp from the Waterfront Stamp Set using Mossy Meadow Ink.

The small top mat was cut from Mossy Meadow CS.   

DIE CUTS:   The Haystacks were stamped on Whisper White CS with Soft Suede Ink and glued directly to the Top Mat.

The Fence was cut from Early Espresso CS and was glued on top of the haystack pieces.

The Wheelbarrow was cut from Old Olive CS.  The Wheel was cut from Copper Foil Paper.  The two pieces were attached with Tombow Glue and then glued on top of the Fence.

The Flower Piece was stamped on Whisper White CS with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.   It was colored with various Stampin' Blends.

The Flower piece was popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT:  Is from The Gift of Fall Paper Pumpkin Kit and was stamped onto a scrap piece of Whisper White CS using Old Olive Ink, cut out with one of the Merry Christmas Dies, and popped up with Dimensionals.

Monday, November 9, 2020

These cards feature the By the Dock Stamp Set and the coordinating Dockside Dies from Stampin' Up!.


MAT COLORS:  The Top Mat was cut from Soft Sea Foam CS and embossed using the Tasteful Texture EF. The center was cut out using one of the Stitched Nested Labels Dies.

The Bottom Mat was cut from Whisper White CS.

BACKGROUND INKS on bottom mat:  Sponged with a combination of Soft Sea Foam and Balmy Blue Inks.

DIE CUTS:  The Dock, Boat and Oar were stamped with Cinnamon Cider Ink, on Cinnamon Cider CS, and were highlighted with the Cinnamon Cider Stampin' Write Marker.  The seagull was colored with Basic Gray Stampin' Write Marker and the Chalk Marker.  

The Frog was stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink on Pear Pizzazz CS.   

The Boat, Dock and Oar were popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT: Was stamped in Cinnamon Cider Ink on Whisper White CS, using a stamp from the Thoughts & Prayers Stamp Set and cut using one of the Tasteful Layers Dies. The sentiment was popped up with Dimensionals.


MAT COLORS:  The Top Mat was cut from Sahara Sand CS. The center was cut out using one of the Layering Oval Dies.

The Middle Mat was cut from Whisper White CS and sponged with a combination of Gray Granite, Seaside Spray and Misty Moonlight Inks.

The Bottom Mat was cut from Soft Suede CS.

DIE CUTS:  The Dock, Boat and Oar were stamped with Soft Suede Inks on Soft Suede CS.

The Frog was cut from Lemon Lime Twist CS and highlighted with Granny Apple Green Ink.

The Boat, Dock and Frog were popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT: Was stamped in Soft Suede Ink on Whisper White CS using a stamp from featured set. It was trimmed to fit a Soft Suede Mat cut using the Postage Stamp Punch. The sentiment was popped up with Dimensionals.


MAT COLORS:  The Top 2 Layered Mats were cut from Seaside Spray and Basic Gray CS using the Stitched Nested Dies.

The Middle Mat was cut from Seaside Spray CS and stamped with the large Birch Stamp using Seaside Spray Ink.

The Bottom Mat was cut from Basic Gray CS.

DIE CUTS:  The Boat and Oars were stamped with Basic Gray Ink on Basic Gray CS and highlighted with the Basic Gray Stampin' Write Marker.  

The Grass piece was cut from Old Olive CS.

SENTIMENT: From the featured set was stamped directly on the card using Seaside Spray Ink.

This card was inspired by one I saw on Pinterest made by Cindy Brumbaugh.

Sunday, November 8, 2020

These cards feature the By the Dock Stamp Set and the coordinating Dockside Dies from Stampin' Up!.


MAT PAPER COLORS:  The Top Mat was cut from Whisper White CS.

The Bottom Mat was cut from Cinnamon Cider CS.

BACKGROUND INKS:  The top mat was sponged with Blueberry Bushel Ink.

DIE CUTS:  The Dock was stamped with Cinnamon Cider Ink, on Cinnamon Cider CS, and the seagull and rope were colored with the Chalk Marker and Basic Gray Stampin' Write Marker.  

The Boat was stamped with Cinnamon Cider Ink on Cinnamon Cider CS.  

The Frog is cut from Granny Apple Green CS and was highlighted with the Granny Apple Green  Stampin' Blend.   

The grass piece was cut from Old Olive CS using a die from the Friendly Silhouettes Dies.

SENTIMENT: Was stamped directly onto the top mat using a stamp from the featured stamp set and Blueberry Bushel Ink.

This card was inspired by one I saw on Pinterest made by Sharni Haines.


MAT PAPER COLORS:  The Top Mat was cut from Marina Mist CS and the center was cut out using one of the Stitched Nested Labels Dies.

The Bottom Mat was cut from Whisper White CS.

BACKGROUND INKS:  The bottom mat was sponged with a combination of Marina Mist and Soft Sea Foam Inks.  Then the seagulls were stamped using Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.

DIE CUTS:  The Dock and Boat were stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink on Basic Gray CS and were highlighted with the Basic Black Stampin' Write Marker.  

The Oar was cut from Basic Gray CS and highlighted with the Basic Black Stampin' Write Marker.  

The Frog was stamped using Memento Black Ink on Lemon Lime Twist CS.   

The Dock and Boat were popped up with Dimensionals.

SENTIMENT: Was stamped in Basic Gray Ink on Whisper White CS, using a stamp from the Thoughts & Prayers Stamp Set and cut using one of the Tasteful Layers Dies.

Saturday, November 7, 2020

These cards feature the By the Dock Stamp Set and the coordinating Dockside Dies from Stampin' Up!.


MATS :  The Bottom Mat was cut from Basic Gray CS. The strip on the left side was cut from Dapper Denim CS and run thru the Corrugated Embossing Folder.   The frame piece was cut from a piece of Marina Mist CS that was stamped with Marina Mist Ink using the large Birch Stamp.  It was then cut as shown using the Rectangle Stitched Dies.

DIE CUTS:  The Dock was stamped with Basic Gray Ink on Basic Gray CS, and was highlighted with the White Chalk Marker.   

The Oars were stamped with Basic Gray Ink on Basic Gray CS. 

The Frog was cut from Pear Pizzazz CS and highlighted with the Old Olive Stampin' Blend.

The grass strip at the bottom was cut from Pear Pizzazz CS and the cattail colored with the Bronze Stampin' Blend.   

SENTIMENT: Was stamped with Dapper Denim Ink  on Whisper White CS, using a stamp from the Birthday Blossoms Stamp Set and cut using one of the Rectangle Stitched Dies


MATS :  The Bottom Mat was cut from Basic Gray CS. The strip on the left side was cut from Dapper Denim CS and run thru the Corrugated Embossing Folder.   The rectangle is the center cut from the piece above.

DIE CUTS:  The Boat was stamped with Basic Gray Ink on Basic Gray CS.

The Oars were cut from Basic Gray CS.. 

The cattail piece was cut from a scrap of Pear Pizazz CS using a die from the Catch of the Day Die Set and colored with Stampin' Blends.

The Frog was cut from Old Olive CS and highlighted with the Old Olive Stampin' Blend.

SENTIMENT: Was stamped was Dapper Denim Ink on Whisper White CS, using a stamp from the Birthday Blossoms Stamp Set and cut using one of the Rectangle Stitched Dies.


MATS :  The Bottom Mat was cut from Balmy Blue CS. The strip on the left side was cut from Basic Gray CS and run thru the Corrugated Embossing Folder.   The rectangle was cut from a piece of Balmy Blue DSP and cut out with one of the Rectangle Stitched Dies.

DIE CUTS:  The Dock was stamped with Basic Gray Ink on Basic Gray CS.

The Oars were cut from Basic Gray CS.. 

The grass strip at the bottom was cut from Old Olive CS and the cattail colored with the Dark Soft Suede Stampin' Blend.   

The Frog was cut from Old Olive CS and highlighted with the Old Olive Stampin' Blend.

SENTIMENT: Was stamped was Old Olive Ink on Whisper White CS, using a stamp from the Birthday Blossoms Stamp Set and cut using one of the Rectangle Stitched Dies.

These 3 cards were inspired by one I saw on Pinterest made by Terri Gerber.

Friday, November 6, 2020

These cards feature the By the Dock Stamp Set and the coordinating Dockside Dies from Stampin' Up!.


For this first card:

MATS :  The Bottom Mat was cut from Mossy Meadow CS. The strip on the left side was cut from Early Espresso CS and run thru the Corrugated Embossing Folder.   The frame piece was cut from a piece of Pear Pizzazz CS that was stamped with Mossy Meadow Ink using the large Crackle Paint Stamp.  It was then cut as shown using the Rectangle Stitched Dies.

DIE CUTS:  The Dock was stamped with Early Espresso Ink on Crumb Cake CS, and was highlighted with the Early Espresso Stampin' Write Marker and the White Chalk Marker.   

The Oars were cut from Early Espresso CS. 

The grass strip at the bottom was cut from Always Artichoke CS   

SENTIMENT: Was stamped was Mossy Meadow Ink on Whisper White CS, using a stamp from the Thoughts & Prayers Stamp Set and cut using one of the Tasteful Layers Dies


For this second card:

MATS :  The Bottom Mat was cut from Mossy Meadow CS. The strip on the left side was cut from Early Espresso CS and run thru the Corrugated Embossing Folder.   The rectangle piece is the center of the piece cut above.

DIE CUTS:  The Boat was stamped with Early Espresso Ink on Crumb Cake CS, and was highlighted with the Early Espresso Stampin' Write Marker.  

The Oars were cut from Early Espresso CS. 

The grass strip at the bottom was cut from Always Artichoke CS.

The cattail piece was cut from a scrap of Pear Pizazz CS using a die from the Catch of the Day Die Set and colored with Stampin' Blends.

SENTIMENT: Was stamped was Mossy Meadow Ink on Whisper White CS, using a stamp from the Thoughts & Prayers Stamp Set and cut using one of the Tasteful Layers Dies

These 2 cards were inspired by one I saw on Pinterest made by Terri Gerber.