Monday, January 11, 2016

Leaf Cluster

Happy Monday!  I hope you had a good weekend.


Today, I am sharing an all-occasion card that uses coffee filters. :-) 

I truly enjoy making leaves with the Tattered Leaves die by Sizzix/Tim Holtz and coffee filter paper (fresh, unused). The paper is thin, with a crinkly texture that lends a neat feel to the leaves. After die-cutting them, I laid them on a large piece of cardboard and spritzed various hues of Distress Ink sprays on them. Love seeing what colors emerge from this haphazard application. ;-)


One of the sprays has a bronze metallic tint to it, which is best seen in the photo above.

Thanks so much for coming by, and have a blessed week!



Paper: Chocolate Chip texture, Rich Razzleberry - Stampin' Up!; coffee filters - Melitta; gold pattern Ink: various Distress Ink sprays - Ranger; Bronze spray - Tattered Angels Fibers: burgundy hemp twine - Stampin' Up!; taupe hemp twine - Hemptique Accessories & Tools: Tattered Leaves die - Sizzix/Tim Holtz; oval die - Spellbinders

4 comments:

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Gorgeous! LOVING those leaves!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Leslie Miller said...

Beautiful, rich color on those coffee filter leaves, all splatty and earthy. Pretty on the Rich Razzleberry base, too. Love this, Colleen!

Four11Lady said...

Coffee Filters! Wow! Great card.

Lisa said...

This is so pretty Colleen!! I like the cluster of leaves!

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