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Moxie Fab Thanks Blog Hop for Cath

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I'm so happy to participate in this thank you blog hop for Cath from the Moxie Fab World Blog. You might have just arrived from Dawn Turley's blog. Welcome!

What a great source of inspiration Cath has been through the Moxie Fab World site, in Paper Crafts magazine and on Pinterest just to name a few. Cath has such a great sense of style, ability to see trends and the generosity to share the beautiful things she finds with all of us in unique and inspiring ways. One of my favorite features at the Moxie Fab World is the Tuesday Trigger posts. One of the suggestions for this post was to choose a favorite blog post, and make a project inspired by it. So, I did just that! I used the most recent Tuesday Trigger, Enthralled with Fall, to inspire this Thank You card.



Here is the inspiration piece. I took it kind of literally, and made a big pile of watercolored leaves in fall shades. I colored watercolor paper with an aquabrush and the ink colors of Crushed Curry, Pumpkin Pie and Real Red from Stampin' Up!


I die cut the leaves with the Autumn Accents Bigz Die, from Stampin' Up!, and then I used my sewing machine to stitch the leaves. I used the Woodgrain stamp to add some detail to the card base with Baked Brown Sugar ink on Crumb Cake Cardstock. The greeting is from the Another Thank You Photopolymer Stamp Set also from Stampin' Up!



And, the best part...I have one more leaf left over for another project!


I had the pleasure of having a few of my creations highlighted by Cath, which made me both happy and proud. Thank you so much Cath for sharing your talents with all of us over the past few years. I wish you much happiness and success in your future endeavors.

Now, on to the next stop on the hop at Simone Naoum's blog. You can also see the whole blog list below. Thanks for stopping by!