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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Challenge #194 - SHOPPING OUR STASH - NO FOOLIN'

Hello, Crafty Peeples!
If it's Tuesday, then it must be time to SHOP OUR STASH!   
 SHOPPING OUR STASH we are challenging you to use your favorite FAUX technique.

Here are a few links to some techniques you might use

My inspiration this week was The SCS Faux Wood Frame.   I used just a basic Bazzill Textured Blue Card Stock that I streaked with TH Weathered Wood Distress Ink. I used SB standard squares to cut the frames and embossed them with my Couture "Pinstripe" embossing folder.  Using the direct to the paper technique, I applied Vintage Photo DI to embossed ridges. Finally, I added a little Ranger Crackle Accents.

The is another of my Brown Paper Bag Cards.  
The Paper is Graphic 45's French Country Collection

I am mailing this off to a friend, so I created a matching box!
 The French Country Collection is so full of wonderful detail, that a lot of fussy cutting was not required.  The Rooster was just screaming to be used and I wanted the stamp for depth and more texture.  This wonderful Prima Rose, with a little Vintage Photo DI added, round things off nicely! 
I found this sunflower stamp while browsing through my stash of Unity Company Stamps.  Nice!
I included this coordinating tag with the card.  There is an opening for another tag or for a gift.
 When I make these cards, I alway leave one cubby empty so that the recipient can create their own tag or gift item.  I was really pleased with the outcome of this project.

My Teammates have created some fabulous projects using various Faux Techniques!  Please stop by their blogs and take a look!
Thanks for Stopping By!
Hugz,

17 comments:

  1. You picked the perfect faux technique to go along with that paper collection! Wow, Chana, this set is fabulous!

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  2. I always admire your projects. So much detail. They truly are a work of love.

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  3. Ohhhhhh Chana this is soooo very pretty! I agree with Chris, the faxd wood frame is ideal for that paper collection! Another beautiful project!

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  4. Awesome project, fabulous faux techniques you are very talented.

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    1. Thanks, Babara, what a nice thing to say!
      Mucho Hugz,
      Chana Malkah

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  5. Ohhh I love the colours in this, and that frame truly looks like wood. Amazing!

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  6. what a GORGEOUS card and holy moly YES that really does look like it's made of wood! ♥WOW♥! fabulous!

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  7. This is a really lovely card. Thanks for sharing with Crafting from the Heart!

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  8. Wow Chana this is so beautiful and I love the warm autumn colouring and the tag on the inside.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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  9. Wow another beautiful creation - great job as always!!!

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  10. Lovely work. Thank you for your comments on my blog

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  11. This is gorgeous. I love sunflowers

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  12. Thanks for playing along with us @ CIO challenge blog...wonderful work...tfs... <((><

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  13. Beautiful !!! Thanks for joining us at Clear It Out!!! I hope you get to join us again for our next challenge. Agnieszka DT

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  14. Love the old-fashioned farmhouse feel! Thank you for entering Design Team Showcase.

    Kim
    {Craftisan Studios}
    Design Team Showcase

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Thanks for stopping by! I appreciate your comments, they keep me motivated!
Hugz, Chana