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Mon 14

Autumn Thanks and New Blog Blitz!
by Laura Fulcher

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Guess what?!  Memory Box has new dies to add to your holiday collection as well as brand new papers!  There are two new 6" x 6" packs that coordinate with each other.  The first is called Dashing Holiday:

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The second is called Dashing Stripes and Dots:

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I used papers from both packs for my card....the dots for the thanks and some striped paper from the Dashing Holiday for the background paper.

This time of year makes me think of creating cards giving thanks.  Therefore, I really wanted to make a thank you card.  I know I will be needing some to have on hand.

To create the card, I started with some Strathmore Bristol paper and cut out the Scribble Leaf Bundle Background (solid leaves).  Next, I added some yellow, orange, red and brown Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers to the solid leaves and softened the color with a waterbrush:

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Next, I cut out the coordinating Scribble Leaf Bundle Outline dies from dark brown paper and glued them on top of the solid leaves.

The Thank You sentiment are letters that are cut to piece together like a puzzle.  I love the design!  I especially like that they aren't meant to be lined up straight...  a skill that I don't really have.

To finish the card, I outlined the cream cardstock with some Vintage Photo Distress Oxide ink and layered all the pieces:

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Want to win your own Thank You Puzzle Letters craft die?  Leave a comment to this post by Sunday, October 20th at 11:59pm EST.  One winner will be selected at random from the comments to win the die.  Visit the blog from Monday, Oct 14th- Sunday, October 20th to see more of the new release and for a chance to win a prize each day.  Winners from the blitz will be posted on the Outside the Box blog on Monday, October 21st at 6:00pm EST.  Good luck!

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Comments

Lovely card, love all of the fall colors.

Lovely Thank You card, great design. xx

Great fall card and I love those new puzzle letters. What a cute idea. Thanks for sharing!

so awesome

The papers are gorgeous, Love your card. What fun t have the letters interlocking like that. HUgz

Simply so beautiful, love the fall color leaves!

Laura your fall card is just great. The leaves are particularly beautiful because of how you colored them. Thanks for sharing.

Lovely colors.

Beautiful card, love the pattern paper die cut.

Great card perfect for saying thanks to someone for raking your leafs. I am loving the new paper Thanks for sharing.

I tend to make lots of “thank you” cards so love the Thank You Puzzle die. Laura, your Fall card is so pretty. Those paper packs look very versatile, too.

awesome prize!!

Beautiful autumnal card - love those leaves!

Lovely card! Great way to showcase the dies and paper.

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