Paper Craftin with Erica

Fall Sweetness

Fall is upon us (which is my absolute FAVORITE season) and I just had to make something with my new Thanksgiving Sweeties stamp set from The Angel Company.  It's supposed to be a center-piece for the end table, but I can't use it for that…. because my cats would love it too much.  Anyway, I used the back of a small picture frame (the baseboard with the "stand" attached) and covered it with Winchester paper. 

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I then sanded the edges and covered it with glossy Mod Podge.  I sprayed the faux leaves with Sheer Shimmer Spritz (my new best friend) and adhered them with my hot glue gun.  I used crackle accents on the shoes to give them a "weathered" look.  Copics used: YG95, YG97, YR15, YR16, W3, W6, E21, E25, E27, E29. E97, E99.  I also used  Garnet and Pitch Black Copic Spica Glitter Pens (for the hat and bonnet ribbon).

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I hope everyone is enjoying this FABULOUS season.  It's gorgeous out here in Wisconsin.  We've had some chilly days, but we've also had 70 degree weather… awesome for Wisconsin.  I'll be back soon with some Halloween Creations!  **HUGS**

12 comments… add one
  • Mod Podge Amy October 15, 2010, 11:49 pm

    What cute little pilgrims!

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  • Christina Franco October 16, 2010, 8:46 am

    What a lovely project! So cute.

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  • Mischelle Smith October 16, 2010, 9:02 am

    Very nice Erica! My cats would eat it also. LOL! I love your blog header! The wings on the tree just rock and vie rarely met an owl I didn’t love! Thanks for sharing!
    Mischelle

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  • Carol N October 16, 2010, 9:20 am

    Very cool! I have to agree about the cats, mine would have a ball with the leaves!

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  • stampez October 16, 2010, 9:35 am

    Too cute – what a great idea for using the back of a frame!

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  • Maria Van Stratton October 16, 2010, 10:15 am

    The coloring and shimmer are amazing. I love the fall and think you did a fab job.

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  • Chelsea Comer October 16, 2010, 10:42 am

    cute project … love the leaves!

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  • Sharon G October 16, 2010, 11:25 am

    Great idea; love how it turned out.

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  • Seleise October 16, 2010, 2:32 pm

    this is adorable!

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  • Anna October 16, 2010, 6:17 pm

    Adorable! I love this set! Your flower looks so real, and I love their shoes!

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  • angela k October 16, 2010, 11:26 pm

    So sweet!

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  • Kim Sears October 19, 2010, 12:15 pm

    This is super cute!

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