Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Blog Hop Winner and Happy Fall

Congrats to Lottie (http://lottieluvslilac.blogspot.com/)for winning  the $3 Gift Certificate to the Designed2Delight Shop on my D2D/Whipper Snapper Blop Hop post. 

A big THANK YOU to everyone that visited for all the sweet comments.

Today I am in an Autumn mood and couldn't resist using the image, Autumn Harvest again.



Let's see...I believe that I absolutely love everything about this card.  The Autumn colors are my most favorite to create with.  The image...my most favorite right now.  The Leaves EF is my favorite find lately.  The piece of recycled cardboard, the button and some recycled twine that was wrapped around a candle were perfect embellishments.  The sentiment was printed on Kraft card stock and punched out with a tag punch.  I couldn't resist using my picket fence border punch. I hope this card inspires you to create an Autumn card.

Recipe:
Stamps - Autumn Harvest (D2D), Sentiment (Computer generated)
Coloring - Copics
Paper - Kraft and green cardstock
Misc - Square & Lacey Square Dies (Spellbinders), Picket Fence, Tag punches (MS), Leaves EF (The Paper Studio), buttons, cardboard and twine (recycled)

Challenges:
Bearly Mine - Button It Up!
Daisy Doodles - Raise It Up
Heart Song Inspirations - Use the color orange and/or buttons
The Kraft Journal - Welcome Fall
Crafting for all Seasons - Fall Colors
I Brake for Challenges - Fallin for you
Penny's Paper-Crafty - Fall
Scrapbook Sisters - Autumn Colors
Corrosive Challenges - Punches and/or dies
Pile It On - The Colors of Fall
The Squirrel and The Fox - Anything Goes
Allsorts - Alter or Recycle
Crazy 4 Challenges - Something with a pumpkin
Our Daily Bread Designs - Fall colors or theme
Card Makin' Mamas - Punches
Stempelsonne - Brown, Orange & Green
Our Craft Lounge - Color Challenge
Hand Stamped Sentiments - Impress Us
Happy Autumn Day to You! 
~pat~


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39 comments:

NanaConnie said...

Truly love that embossed paper and the image is wonderful! Perfect fall card. Thanks for joining in at Heart Song Inspirations this week. Hope to see your work each week.
NanaConnie HSI DT

Lisa Petrella said...

What a beautiful and festive tribute to the Autumn season! LOVE this card, Pat!

Benzi said...

What a pretty Fall image and love the way you used the cardboard. Cool embossing folder, too. I'm with you-love the Fall cards. Thanks for joining Tuesday Throwdown this week.

Tracy said...

Boy the embossing is so crisp on this card. Looks amazing! The image is just adorable too. Thanks so much for playing this week at The Kraft Journal!

Beth Moore said...

Love the image that is so beautifully colored and the embossing is perfect! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Kraft Journal!

Dreja said...

Wow! Eine ganz tolle Karte!

Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme an der Stempelsonnenchallenge.

LG Dreja

brenda said...

Lovely card a super texture Pat, I'm a real sucker for Autumnal cards, just love the colours.

Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this week and good luck.

B x

Nicola said...

Stunning card Pat, I adore all your recycled items, they help to create the autumnal feel perfectly!
Thanks for entering my Alter/Recycle challenge this week over at Allsorts and good luck!
Love Nicola xxx

Fleur said...

Gorgeous autumn card, my favourite season.
Thank you so much for entering our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
Hugz Fleur xXx

coldwaters2 said...

What a fabulous Autumnal card that image is lovely so is the design I love it, thank you for joining us at Bearlymine Challenges.
hugs
Lorraine x

Stephanie said...

This is fantastic, thanks so much for playing along at OCL this week.

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a fun fall image and beautiful design, Pat. Love your colors and the texture. Thanks for joining the ODBD Shining the Light challenge this week!!

Jane Bosi said...

Let's see.....I believe I LOVE everything about this card!!! Beautiful work! Thank you for joining us at I Brake For Challenges!

Penny said...

Have to start by commenting on yoru lovely profile picture, you beam happiness!

And secondly, thanks for playing in the Card Makin Mama's challenge this week and for using yoru punches

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Gorgeous Fall card!! I love the autumn image,embossed leaves background and the recycled cardbord. Great job!!

Mary J said...

This is so fabby Pat! Love how you've used the fence and buttons!

Carol said...

Beautiful autumnal card, love the embossing folder too. Thanks for joining us at CFAS this time and I hope we see you again soon. Carol DT x

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

This is fabulous! LOVE the coloring and design ... great job! Thanks so much for joining our 'Fall' challenge at Penny's. Hope to see you again next challenge.

Darlene
PPCC DT

Wendy Zick said...

So many details, the more I look the more I see! Beautiful!

Glittered Paws said...

Beautiful - love the coloring and all the textures - great job.

Debra Miller said...

This is a beautiful image. Love the layout the embossed background and picket fence details. Just wonderful Pat!

Rita said...

What a delightful fall card. The cardboard, button, and twine add so much to the overall character of the card!

Donna said...

Beautiful card, that is great how you recycled materials that look awesome on your card!

Laura said...

Beautiful fall card! I love the colors and textures! TFS!

Paula-Kay Bourland said...

What a beautiful card, Pat. Love it.

Glittered Paws said...

Great sutumn card - and fantastic coloring. love all the textures.

Designing with Debbie said...

Beautiful card, your embossing is great. Cute image and wonderfully colored. Thanks for joining the Heart Song challenge this week. Hope to see you again next week.
Debbie HSI DT

Seleise said...

What a super fall card! That embossing folder is fabulous and the design is wonderful too! Great color choices!

Jan Marie said...

Fabulicious fall card! Love the textures: the corrugated panel, the leaves embossing folder, the twine and button, that darling picket fnece and the finishing touch tag! All combine to accent your fun image! Great card!

Krista said...

I do like the picket fence, too. I'm glad you added it. :) This is such a great card, up-cycling and all!! Way to go. I bet it feels so yummy in person with all of the embossing and the other different textures. Thank you for joining us at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

inkedx2 said...

Wow, fabulous Fall card. Love that image and the background embossing is perfect with those leaves. I really like the recycled cardboard at the bottom. Thanks for playing with us this week at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

Kim said...

Fabulous card! Love all the texture!

Diane said...

I love, love, love all the attention to detail! :-)

Angela McKay, Stampin' Up Demonstrator said...

Your embossed background and the crimping completely make this card! It is AMAZING! Thanks so much for playing with us at Hand Stamped Sentiments this week, and we hope to see you again next week!

Shannon said...

Love the orange border peeking out from the image. The fence is adorable! Those leaves that are embossed are the perfect touch. Thank you for joining us at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

Tracey Manderson said...

Another wonderful card. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine, and good luck with the Challenge.
Hugs
Tracey

stampinbygenny said...

Beautiful textures on the background. I love the border for the image. Your coloring technique is so very pretty on the image. Thanks for playing at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

Linda said...

What a creative card, just lovely!Thanks for playing along with The Squirrel and The Fox, hope we'll see you again soon!

Linda x

Susan's crafty chaos said...

What a lovely creation! Thanks very much for playing along with us at Corrosive, and good luck! :D

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