Monday 22 September 2014

Destination Inspiration at AVJ

Welcome to a new week and a busy Monday morning for me. This is the first of my posts today where I am inviting you to pop over to A Vintage Journey to see how I made the shabby leaves on my autumn canvas that I posted on Friday. 

I had found this picture on the internet and wanted to recreate the wonderful colours and veins.
Autumn leaves
Do you think I have achieved it?
I would love it if you manage some time to take a look and let me know what you think.

See you in about six hours with another autumn themed piece for Country View Crafts.

Have a great day.

hugs Brenda xxx


Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Oh Brenda, these leaves are fabulous. I love making leaves and wow, did yours ever come out realistic. Now I'm inspired to go make more :)


Scrumplescrunch said...

Hello Brenda,
You have certainly reproduced nature with your leaves, the whole card looks amazing.

Anonymous said...

They really do look realistic! Your card is a piece of art! I love how the gold (golden sun) shines behind the pumpkin.
I don't know about the size, but this very well could be a big poster size wallhanging. Even as a digital card of printed poster it would look great, ofcourse then we'll miss out on the texture but still, I love it.

Annie said...

Your leaves are so fabulous Brenda , so realistic. They are a great size too. You can almost feel the crispness of your wonderful leaves
TFS and hugs Annie x

sally said...

What stunning leaves Brenda!


Jane said...

Wow Brenda these are stunning I can hear them scrunching from here! just wonderful. xx

Mrs.B said...

The leaves looks stunning Brenda, and beautifully displayed on your card.
Avril xx

Anjas-Artefaktotum said...

WOW fascinating colors and the leaves are breathtaking every day, love your autumn composition very much.

Anonymous said...

You most certainly captured Autumn with your use of colour and also the textures you brought to this project.

Meggymay said...

Gorgeous projects. We saw leaves just like this on our walk today.

Juls said...

wow love it :-) xx

Cocofolies said...

Absolutely fabulous... your leaves and autumnal bunch is stunning Brenda, love this great piece too, fantastic! Hugs Coco xx

Silvia(Barnie) said...

For sure - your leaves are breathtaking.

Aspiring crafter said...

Simply beautiful , love, love autumn leaves!

Marjie Kemper said...

They look so real it's amazing!