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Western Frame #12 with Cowboy Charm

“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.

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Artist’s Tools

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.

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Mimbreno Possums Card Using Coffee Filter

“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.

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Native American Dancer # 1

“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.

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Holiday Season Collage Card

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.