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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Autumn Harvest Farm Turkeys & Pumpkins Card

Created this Autumn card with several things in mind:
1. used sketch which you can see below
2. stamped turkeys for farm animals - a friend of mine has a daughter that has a farm and they raise turkeys, they use to raise peacocks but now they raise turkeys
3. used a fav Autumn embossing folder
4. used Tim Holtz Distress Inks for Autumn colors on the embossing
5. added some Autumn Leaf ribbon
6. stamped a Mark's Finest Papers sentiment

Supplies List 

embossing: Sizzix Fall Set embossing folder
ink: Memento Rich Cocoa
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
paper:  the Paper Studio - Fall Leaves, Pumpkins - scraps of scrapbook paper, 
   cardstock - Kraft, orange/brown, white
punch: Fiskars 1 1/2" circle
ribbon: ribbon trends Fall Leaves
stamp: Mark's Finest Papers Autumn Splender sentiment, Stampabilities - Turkey Silhouette
Tim Holtz: Distress Inks - dried marigold, spiced marmalade, wild honey

Entering this into the following challenges:

10/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Oct Linky Ch unlim 10/3
10/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC86 Fall & Halloween unlim 10/1

10/31  YNS Challenges Oct Fun Fri Ch unlim 10/4

Here is our October Inspirational Photo...

11/1 Allsorts Wk230 Treemendous 3E(#3) 10/26
11/1 MFP Speedy Fox & Friends Ch183 Make a Farm Scene 5E(#1) farm animals - turkeys 10/26

11/2 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 10/20

11/4 Cuttin & Stampin #43 Autumn Harvest 3E(#3) 10/29

11/4 Paper Take Wkly Ch Sketch 5E(#4) 10/29

and here it is – sketch #84.

11/5 Perfect Sentiments PSC98 Fall or Halloween Card 3E(#3) 10/30
11/5 Word Art Wed Ch104 Anything Goes 5E(#4) 10/30

11/6 Crafty Ribbons Ch68 Anything Goes w/ Ribbon 5E(#2) 10/31
11/6 MFP Insp Ch35 Masquerade Masks 5E(#2) Inspired by feathers that Turkeys have 10/31

11/10 Victorine Stamp Ch#71 Fall or Thanksgiving unlim 10/28

11/11 Crafting For All Seasons #64 Autumn Colours 3E(#1) 10/30
11/11 Cuttlebug Mania Autumn 3E(#1) 10/29

11/13 Creative Time For Me Thanksgiving Theme 3E(#1) 10/31


  1. Beautiful fall card. Thank you for playing along with us at Cuttin' and Stampin' Autumn Harvest Challenge.

  2. Gorgeous creation! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Allsorts and we hope to see you again!

  3. Very pretty! Love the colors and the embossing. Thanks for joining us in the My Creative Time ~ Designer Challenge. :)

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  4. Lovely Autumn colours. Thank you for joining in with our Autumn challenge at Cuttlebug Mania x

  5. Melissa,
    What a pretty scene and love card. Thanks for joining us at SpeedyTV's Inspiration Challenge!

  6. Melissa, As indicated above - a lovely scene and card. Thanks for joining us at Speedy Fox & Friends.

  7. Rich color on this one! Pretty sponging! Thanks for joining us at Speedy Fox & Friends.

  8. A very pretty fall scene. Thanks, so much for joining us in the Speedy TV Inspiration challenge.

  9. Gorgeous card, I love the design and beautiful colours.
    Thank you for taking part in the Papertake Weekly Challenge.
    Sue xx

  10. Pretty colors and great embossing. Hugs- Glora

  11. AWESOME job with your great fall card, Thanks for joining us in the My Creative Time Designer Challenge!!! :)

  12. Super cute! Thank you so much for sharing your talents with us at Word Art Wednesday!

  13. Very fun card.. Thanks for joining us over at Perfect Sentiments..
    Senior DT

  14. You have made a wonderfull card! Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons! xx Bianca