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Thursday, November 1, 2012

Harvest Blessings


Thought I would switch gears from my Christmas cards to a Thanksgiving one. I cut the ovals from my Creative Memories oval patterns in 2 sizes. I sponged on Vintage Photo DI for shading, and cut out 2 Tim Holtz mini flourish Sizzix M&S die cuts for vines. The sentiment actually comes from a Unity/Jillibean Soup Christmas stamp set that I only inked the word Blessings with my Stampin Write marker, then paper punched it out. The back of the card is just another oval that I scored on one side only so it would open correctly. And I got lucky that the card sits upright and not tip to one side or the other!! I also made sure that this would fit into an A2 size envelope, perfect for mailing!! I am sending this card off to the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog where the theme is Get In Shape, make a shaped card. Thanks so much for stopping in!!

6 comments:

email: Steph@SimonSaysStamp.com said...

Beautiful card! I love how you made it unique by creating a pumpkin shape :)

Thanks for sharing with Simon Says Stamp!
-Liz

Meggymay said...

Fantastic Card, love the pumpkin shape you made.
Yvonne

Elisabet said...

Hey girl! It was so nice to hear from you! Wow, snow... where did the summer go?

I have to tell you I love this card you made, very creative my friend! I might just have to copy you on this one, lol! :D

We fared the storm except for loosing power for 2 days and no water for 3 (storm knocked out the pump to our well). All is okie dokie again though and back to making some artsy stuff.
Be well my friend and visit again soon... I always love hearing from you!
Hugs,
Beth

Laura's New Place said...

I like your idea of the pumpkin shape. Love You!

Nancy Dempsey said...

Love it!

Emily Keaton said...

This is brilliant, Pam! I love how you put together this sweet pumpkin. The vines look fantastic, too. Awesome way to do the sentiment--it's perfect!