“Frame #12, Western” is stamped with black Memories on white card stock and colored with pencils. A cowboy charm is placed on torn handmade paper and layered onto the stamped card which is layered on tan card stock. Card is by Mary Connaway who, also, drew the frame.
“Oak Tree. Lg.” is stamped in black Memories ink and colored with pencils. It is layered on dark green card stock, then over a strip of handmade paper and the last layer is white card stock. Card is by Mary Connaway who also drew the image.
“Teapots with Border” is stamped with a black memories pad on white card stock, colored with pencils and layered on handmade paper that has been glued to white card stock. Card by Mary Connaway who is also the artist who drew the image.
The lower group of images on “Artist’s Tools with Border” is stamped with black memories, colored with markers and cut out leaving a margin. The edges are colored with a blue marker in a “deckle” fashion. That is layered over torn blue mulberry paper and layered on ivory parchment, navy blue paper and the final layer is ivory parchment. Card by Mary Hansen.
“Mimbreno Possums” was embossed in black on an eight sided piece of white card stock. The piece was edged with a gold Krylon Leafing pen and glued to a background made by moistening a Melitta Coffee Filter and painting it with orange and metallic gold acrylic paint . These two pieces were layered over handmade white paper and a background made by stamping “Mimbreno Swallows” in gold on black paper. This was layered on tan confetti card stock. Card by Judy Conklin.
“Kokopelli #8, Lg.” is stamped in blue, cut out and layered on handmade background paper and white card stock. The background was made using a marbling technique with acrylic paint and starch. Card by Vi Fisher.
“Zuni Pot, Lg.” is heat embossed on three different colors of velvet, cut out and mounted on foam dots over handmade paper that is layered on burgundy card stock. Card by Patty Tamler.
“Native American Dancer #1” is stamped on white card stock, colored with pencils, cut out and attached to a piece of brown handmade paper which has been water torn on the edges. A piece of Urban Metal (gold) paper is layered on black card stock and the stamped piece is then layered on the Urban Metal paper. Eyelets, fiber and beads are attached as shown. The card is made by Wendy Kerr.
The background paper was created by stamping “Musical Notes Background #1” and “Line Art Holly, Sm.” several times with a black memories pad on tan parchment card stock, coloring the holly berries and leaves with a watercolor pencil and brushing with a wet brush. Two sets of “Holly Sprig, Med.” were stamped with green ink, cut out and attached in the upper left corner. “Modern Christmas Tree” was embossed in black and colored with watercolors. The edges were torn and colored with a gold marker. This piece was layered on a torn piece of cranberry colored handmade paper and both were layered on the background. The background was layered on gold green card stock. A red bow with gold holly leaves and berries was added to the upper left corner for an accent. Card by Anaka Kagen.
“Holly Sprig, Lg.” was stamped on white mulberry paper which was glued to a corner punched cranberry colored piece of card stock and layered on white card stock. The berries on the holly were embossed in red. Card by Margaret Wiggin.