Friday, October 6, 2017

AYSI160 Shades of Orange


Hi peeps!  Yay, it's Friday and time for another As You See It challenge!  This is a "Speed Stamping" challenge....what does that mean?  Well, after you've assembled all your stamping supplies, you should be able to finish you card in ten minutes or less!  I managed to come in around eight minutes; it might have been less except that I messed up my sentiment and had to go to Plan B, lol!  So...our theme is shades of orange...look at that lovely inspiration photo!

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For my card, I only used ONE shade of orange:  Tangerine Tango, which is a nice deep orange.  I have had this fall image for a long time....don't even know the name of it or the manufacturer:



I used my Misti to get good coverage and it stamped like a dream on thick Very Vanilla cardstock!  I added some thick baker's twine for a little interest and a sentiment from a W+9 set called Pretty Patches Pumpkin.  The inside used a sentiment from the same set:


Tomorrow I will be attending my 45th high school reunion!  The committee has had a fun year of planning and we can hardly believe it's here!  I was reviewing my year book and I noticed that under my "Likes and Dislikes" I had listed the color ORANGE as a "like"!!  Appropriate for today's card, right?!  And how about a photo from my yearbook?  Do you think people will recognize me after 45 years?


In my head, I still feel like I am 18....obviously, my brain hasn't caught up with my body!  Enjoy your day and be blessed!






9 comments:

  1. LeAnne, yep! You still look the same! Great card. I'm not an orange person but as usual you have done a great job. Enjoy your reunion.

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  2. Our brains never catch up to our bodies. Fact of life. Some of us will be forever 18!

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  3. Well I don't think you've changed a bit ... and I LOve orange - and loved it in the 70's, too!!
    Lovely Autumn scene, and gorgeous card!
    =]

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  4. You haven't changed a bit LeAnne, lovely card.
    Rene from OZ x

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  5. You are just as cute today as you were back then. I just came across my high school photo when cleaning out computer files. Maybe we should all share them on our blogs. Recently someone shared a photo on FB that was reminiscing about girls gym uniforms, and it was a photo of my older sister! We wonder where they got that photo, but it must have been in year book archives someplace that are now public domain.

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  6. I don't like orange usually, but I like this card. Yes, they will recognize you...same eyes, same smile, same color hair and it looks like same weight :-) Have fun at your reunion.

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  7. Beautiful, you. I mean. And, put a picture of Cassidy next to it ...

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  8. oh my gosh - people will not recognize you - you are even prettier now - have fun at your reunion - hope your husband can go to - you both make a striking couple

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  9. Yes they will recognize your beautiful self and be happy to see you again! Your orange autumn card is lovely. That's a cozy scene. Looks like something that might be Impression Obsession? My SIL used to buy a lot of their scene type woodblock stamps.

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