Casing Patsy Collins

Tree Thank You

Edited to correct the name of the cardmaker. My apologies to Patsy Collins who is the creator of the lovely cards that inspired mine.

I have a card for you today inspired by card pinned on my Handmade Cards board. Usually I browse those cards and get a few ideas. This time I pretty much copied the card. I loved the combination of colour, text and tree image which Patsy Collins used in her cards.

I stamped the letter background first, then brayered and sponged the colours before adding the tree. Thanks Patsy for the inspiration.


Stamps: FantasyThanks, thanks (Penny Black)
Inks :  Memento Summer Sky, Danube Blue, Tangelo, Morocco, Versafine Onyx Black (Tsukineko)
Cardstock: Penny Black Mix & Match Papers Fall Festival

10 Comments on “Casing Patsy Collins”

  1. pelliott60 says:

    You do such GREAT backgrounds, I just love them.
    Happy New Year

  2. Anne from France says:

    Stunning! Really beautiful! TFS!

  3. Patsy Collins says:

    Heather, I’m thrilled that you like my cards enough to CASE them! I’ve learned most of what I know about sponging, brayering, and masking from your blog. You’re a wonderful teacher!

  4. That is so cool that the student becomes the teacher! This is awesome and pinned. Happy New Year!! Darnell

  5. Lindsey says:

    Knowing your Pinterest boards, I could tell at once what you’d CASEd, but I still think your interpretation has your own style showing. Nice!

  6. Gorgeous card Heather!
    I wish you a fabulous year 2013!
    Thank You for the continuous inspiration my Friend!!

    Bonne Année ❤

  7. Pam says:

    Heather, I love the way you add depth to your cards by layering stamped images, use of colors and design. It’s a treat to see your new creations. It’s inspiring and just plain fun! Thank you!!!

  8. I so love this background – it sets off the tree fantastically! xx

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