Friday, October 21, 2016

october 2016 verve release retrospective hop


ETA: I am getting a lot of questions about the plaid stencil, it is from carta bella and it is called plaid. thank you all for the super sweet comments...they mean so much to me! 

RETROSPECTIVE HOP 
Welcome to Verve's October Release Retrospective Blog Hop!  Today the Verve Divas and Guest Divas are back with another dose of inspiration using the brand new release! All of our new products are available to order in the Verve shop and on sale through the end of October! Plus, we've got a sweet hop prize in store! You should have come from the super talented christyne's blog and your next stop will be awesome lesley's blog.


Want to win some shiny new Verve? Julee will be picking a random comment winner on one of the hop spots below to win a $40 gift voucher to Verve! To be entered in the giveaway, leave a little comment love as you hop around to the blogs linked below! Check out the Verve Blog today for all the prize info and deadlines!

Release Retrospective Hop List
1. Julee7. Vickie (Guest)
2. Marisa8. Maureen
3. Charmaine9. Christyne
4. Betty10. Teresa
5. Stacey11. Lesley
6. Lisa (Guest)


color throwdown: colors/ctd415
retro sketches: sketch/rs236



38 comments:

  1. this is so interesting, it reminds me of a yummy pumpkin pie!

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  2. This is fabulous, Teresa! I just LOVE that background. So eyecatching.

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  3. Really fun background, Teresa.

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  4. This is gorgeous, Teresa! Your background is amazing!

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  5. Love your textured background. Great combination for a fall card!

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  6. great presentation to make the stamps look rustic

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  7. I can't believe how much I love those flat-bottomed pumpkins! Beautiful card!

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  8. This is so pretty; love the yummy background and shine!

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  9. FAbulous background for these pumpkins!

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  10. Love the sketchy shabby chic look on this card - it is gorgeously made:)

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  11. Wow!! I love the layout of your card and how you inked up your pumpkins. Such a great card!!

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  12. Love the texture and colors in your card. I want to "get brave" and try some texturing.

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  13. Love your card. Great background and elements.

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  14. Teresa, I love the sketch you used for this card. Those pumpkin images are wonderful and the background texture and color really grounds your elements. I just love how it turned out. TFS!

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  15. Fabulous card, Teresa! Love the background you created and your great take on this weeks sketch! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Retro Sketches!

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  16. That background is awesome. And combined with pumpkins and the light blue (so unexpected) makes a card to die for. Tanks for this inspiration.

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  17. So cute!! Love these adorable pumpkins and that background is so fun!

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  18. How did you make the plaid in the background?

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    1. hi janet, it is from carta bella...it is called plaid #1 and I used wendy vecchi embossing paste with it....I luv using embossing paste! carta bella has some very cute stencils, I think I need another one or two....teehehe

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  19. Love the earthy feel to your card this time. Great use of both sketch and throw down colours.
    Sue

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  20. Wow! Amazing card! I love so much the colors!

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  21. Such a cool card and the background is awesome!

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  22. Awesome crafted background. I love the way you set those pumpkins and tied in the blue. Beautiful!

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  23. Love the card.
    the little touch of stenciling is
    wonderful.
    thanks for sharing.

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  24. Very intriguing! Love the watercolor over the paste!

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  25. Way cool background. Is the plaid done with a stencil?

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    1. yes jean, it is from carta bella and it is called plaid...have fun!

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  26. The background is just amazing!

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  27. The background is just so ... WOW!!

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  28. Lovely card. Thanks for sharing during the hop.

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  29. Love your textured background and those wonderful pumpkin stamps.

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  30. Fantastic background, I love the texture that it adds to the card!

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  31. Wonderful card! Love the added texture!

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  32. I love the artistic splash of brown in the background!

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Thank you so much for your comments, they mean so much to me. Have a wonderful day! Teresa

sparkle & shine *~*