Sunday, September 2, 2012

Birch Trees

I had some of these done but haven't had a chance to post them lately. When we were on vacation we went to a museum and they had a sculpture that was the inspiration for the tree shapes. I love Autumn because of the beautiful colors and the harvest that it brings so it was a delight to use the sketches from our trip to create these cards.

 The card on the left is a one layer card of birch trees with the color behind representing the fall colors. This was Scored, Sketched, Stenciled, Sponged and Stampscape's Sentiment.
The Card on the right is a sketched and water colored birch scene. When dried it was stamped with pines and geese from Stampscapes. The trees were inspired by a sculpture at the museum. That is why they are so childlike in manner. The color behind can be interrupted as the fall colors in the forest or the sky~ENJOY!
Card Challenges:
Craft A Scene Trees Challenge
One Layer Wednesday :Scoring


  1. how pretty how the the scoring frames the tree scene....
    thanks for playing along

  2. I love Birch tree, they are so beautiful. You have done an awesome job with creating the scene. Thanks for your sweet visit and leaving the luv. Hugs

  3. Morning Deanna,

    What fabulous drama you have created with the use of strong colours against the birch trees, supra work.

    It's great to see you at Craft a Scene challenge this month.

    B x

  4. These are beautiful, Deanna. Sue x

  5. These are lovely, Deanna. Sue x

  6. Deanna, this is just wonderful. I love the bright colors. Thank you for joining us this month at Craft a Scene. NancyD

  7. Fall is my favorite time of the year too. Your card is beautiful.

  8. Deanna, to me this is what fall is all about-COLORS!!! Stunning!
    Thank you for joining us this month at Craft a Scene.

  9. What amazing colors (would love to learn this technique) it really speaks of fall, my fav season, too!!

  10. These are gorgeous! Love both versions of birch trees and the stunning autumn background. You used one of my favourite Stampscapes sentiments. Thank you for sharing with us at Craft a Scene!


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