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Will the Trout Take the Bait?

“Brook & Cutthroat Trout” and “Rainbow & Brown Trout” are stamped on white card stock and colored with pencils. “Caterpillar”, “Cahill”, “Caddis” and “King’s River” are stamped in gold in a diagonal pattern across blue marbled vellum. The vellum is glued to the front of the white card stock and a fly made with fibers, wire and beads is strung from the top of the card with fishing line which is secured with tape on the inside of the card. Card by Cheryl Ardrey.

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Horse Block Card

“Bold Block –  Horse” is stamped three times on Sedona Red card stock in black, gray and brown inks. The blocks are trimmed with decorative scissors and layered on black glossy card stock, Sedona Red and Clove card stock. A piece of Sedona Red card stock is cut to 7″ x 8″ and folded to make a vertical card. The layered pieces are attached to the card on the right side. Handmade paper is attached to the left of the card. A length of gold wire which has been wrapped with copper wire is attached to the handmade paper with small dots of Crystal Lacquer. The card is made by Wendy Kerr.

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Moose Block Card

“Bold Block – Moose” is stamped three times on Sedona Red card stock in black, gray and brown inks. The blocks are trimmed with decorative scissors and layered on Clove card stock which is layered on black glossy. A piece of Sedona Red card stock is cut to 7″ x 8″ and folded to make a vertical card. The layered pieces are attached to the card on the right side. Handmade paper is attached to the left of the card. A length of gold wire which has been wrapped with copper wire is attached to the handmade paper with small dots of Crystal Lacquer. The card is made by Wendy Kerr.

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Butterflies Abound

“Butterfly #1, Sm.” and “Butterfly #2, Sm.” each stamped twice in black, colored with pencils, embossed with thick embossing powder, cut out and mounted on top of the matching stamped image. Gold wire with beads is used for antennae. Card by Lee Ann Atencio.