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Getting into the Fall mood!  

Yes, it's 109 in Phoenix but we can see the sun shifting in the sky and the temps at night are only in the 80's.  I got into a spooky mood and made this little canvas.   I used;

4 x 5 inch canvas  (see our canvas panels)
AP Collage sheet 1787 Black Butterflies (fancy cut and colorized with gold inkpad) 
Cream cardstock run through my printer for the words, torn and dry brushed and added gold ink edging
Fiber trim and gold button
A hint of Gold glitter

VERY GOOD news!  The winner of the August AlteredPages/Craft Hoarders Blog Hop is...

Michele ~

CONGRATS to Michele, she will receive a set of Oil Pastels and a  HUGE PACKAGE  of ephemera, just what any hoarder needs, right?
Please visit her blog and congratulate Michele!

Next up we have announcements of coming attractions ~

September will be Panpastels month at AlteredPages.   YES, we will have an amazing giveaway.   A set of Panpastels.   This applies for commenters all month long.   A random drawing will take place, AND for each comment your name gets entered again!  more comments, more chances of winning!  (one comment per day) 

(giveaway set may vary from image)

October brings us TWO awesome events!   Art Anthology partners with AP all month for some amazing Art by both of our teams.   Get ready for a fabulous giveaway!


We will be participating in the Smeared and Smudged Blog Hop, 31 Days of Halloween. You can play along too if you wish...  click here for more information....


  1. What fun to partner with Sin City Stamps! I thought the chipboard projects were great, and I'm a longtime fan of their stamps!

  2. Yes I agree with Robin it was fun partnering with Sin City, like it is all our partners each month. Loving your spooky canvas Jean and what a fabulous prize for our September visitors.

  3. Pan pastels? Love to try them out. Very cool giveaway.

  4. I love my pan pastels, and could always enjoy more!

  5. Would love to try pan pastels.

  6. I've never tried pan pastels, but would love to.


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