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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Give Thanks, Squirrel & Acorns BG Autumn Card

Used Autumn colors to create this card.

Used Basic Grey stamps: pumpkin/Give Thanks sentiment, squirrel & acorns.

Used Tim Holtz Thanksgiving embossing pumpkin border.

Added gold sequins, small brown pearls inside the sequins, gems & twine.

Supplies List 

gems: several small yellow gems added to bottom embossed pumpkin area
ink: Memento Rhubarb Stalk
paper:  cardstock - Kraft, orange
pearls: 2 small brown pearls added to gold sequins in top corners
sequins: a muse studio 2 gold added to top corners
stamp: Basic Grey pumpkin/Give Thanks sentiment, squirrel, acorns
Stampin' Up: punch - 1 3/8" circle
Tim Holtz: embossing - Thanksgiving embossing pumpkin border 
twine: Vintage red/brown

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/25 MFP Insp Ch29 Fun Cupcakes 5E(#4) 3rd cupcake inspired me to use colors orange & brown 9/19


9/28 Cupcake Insp Ch229 Woodland Critters 3E(#1) 9/22

9/29 Kaboodle Doodle Ch190 Use Orange 3E(#2) 9/23 
9/29 Stamped Blessings Pearls & Gems 2E(#1) 9/22

9/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Sept Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 9/5 
9/30 Loves Rubber Stamps Wk71 Fall Colors unlim 9/24
9/30 Tues Throwdown Clean & Simple 3E(#1) 9/24

10/4 Basic Grey Ch103 Autumn Colors Photo Insp 3E(#2) 9/21

10/4 Dream Valley Ch66 Autumn 3E(#2) 9/22

10/5 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 9/22


  1. Adorable! Thank you so much for sharing this at Cupcake Inspirations! Good luck,
    Rene :D

  2. Great job on your CAS card. Love the Autumn theme! Thanks so much for joining us for this week's Tuesday Throwdown Challenge! hugs, Kimberly

  3. A beautiful Fall card. It won't be long before we start seeing those fall colors on the trees. Thanks, for joining us for the Speedy TV Inspiration challenge.

  4. very cute...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  5. Fab card! I love the colours :-) Thank you for joining our Autumn challenge at Dream Valley! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

  6. Fab card! Thank you for sharing your creation with us at Cupcake Inspirations.

  7. Great card, thank you for joining us over at Kaboodle Doodles this week xx

  8. Great card

    Thank you for joining us at BasicGrey Challenges this week

    Jo x

  9. Great card! Thanks for joining us @ Loves Rubberstamps for our Fall Colors challenge!! :) :)

  10. Like the clean look of this card! Thanks for playing along with my Amusing Challenge this week!

  11. Nicely done. Thanks for joining us at LRS.

  12. Hi! really sweet,great design with those lovely stamps and thank you for joining us at BasicGrey Challenge.Good Luck,hugs Lou.xx