The stamp used for this card was “Windmill Scene” which includes all the images except the tall grass on both sides of the card which was created using the encaustic wax painting technique. Card by Barbara Gibbons.
“Sailing with Border” is stamped on grey card stock with Brilliance Mediterranean Blue ink and colored with oil color pencils. It is trimmed with deckle scissors and layered over a deckle cut piece of metallic blue card stock. This is layered onto background card stock which was created by randomly stamping “Starfish #1” in Brilliance Pearlescent Sky Blue ink and “Sand Dollar” in Mediterranean Blue. This was layered on an 8 1/2″ x 11″ Dark blue Confetti card stock folded in half. As a last step, several other “Starfish” and “Sand Dollars” were stamped on grey card stock, cut out and mounted with cushion on the card randomly being placed where they would overlap borders. Card by Margaret Wiggin.
“Pine Forest” was stamped twice leaving a little space between to give the illusion of a path. “Moose Silhouette” was stamped in Memories black in the lower part of the card. “Tree Trunk” was stamped in black Memories, colored, cut out and placed on the card with foam dots. All coloring was done with chalks and sprayed with a fixative. Card by Margaret Wiggin.
“Frame #17, Southwest, Bold, Sm.” is embossed in gold on olive green card stock and the inside is cut out. This is layered as shown using cranberry, gold and tan card stock. “Doe by Branches” and “Distant Birds” are stamped with a black Memories pad on white card stock and colored with chalk and pencils. Card by Danielle Côté.
“Sunset Picnic with Border” is stamped on white card stock, colored with oil color pencils and cut out discarding the top and sides of the frame. This is layered over a red piece of paper cut about 1/4″ larger to form a border and is layered on brown parchment card stock and red card stock which has been edged with a Krylon silver Leafing pen. “Rosemary Topiary” is stamped twice on white card stock, colored with oil color pencils, cut out and foam mounted on both sides of the scene. Card by Davetta Alexander.
“Sailing with Border” is stamped on grey card stock with Brilliance Mediterranean Blue ink, colored with oil color pencils and trimmed close to the frame. The stamped image is layered on metallic blue card stock and onto a folded grey card. Card by Margaret Wiggin.
“Fisherman in Stream, Sm.” was stamped with black Memories ink on Ivory card stock, cut out and mounted on Navy Blue Confetti card stock that had been trimmed with decorative scissors and stamped with “Too Much Fun!”(Discontinued; email for availability), “Caterpillar” and “Caddis.” This is layered on ivory and rust card stock. Colored with pencils and markers. Card by Margaret Wiggin.
“Sailing with Border” is stamped on white card stock with black ink, colored with oil color pencils and cut into three tags. Holes were punched in the tags. A hole was punched in the dark green background paper and three strands of fibers were threaded through the hole and secured on the back side with Aileen’s Thick Designer Tacky Glue. “Starfish #1” was stamped in black, colored, cut out and mounted over 3 strands of fibers in the upper left corner. The tags are glued to hunter green card stock This was layered on white and rust card stock to form a frame. Card by Davetta Alexander.