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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Autumn Leaf happy fall Overlays Artbooking Card

Was inspired by Melanie of Courtney Lane Designs when making this card. You can see her card by clicking here.

Created this not at all Clean & Simple Autumn card using Close To My Heart Artbooking Cricut cartridge with several overlays.

Added glitter leaf brad & ribbon.

Supplies List 

brad: Harvest crafts Glitter Leaf 
Cricut cartridge: Close To My Heart Artbooking
paper:  cardstock - Kraft, brown, orange, red, yellow
ribbon: ribbon trends Fall Leaves

Entering this into the following challenges:

10/4 2 Sisters Ch163 Anything Goes unlim 9/28

10/5 613 Avenue Create Ch39 Anything Goes w/ Opt Twist - Create your own Ch 3E(#2) 9/29
10/5 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 9/22
10/5 Pile It On #39 Leaves unlim 9/29

10/6 Bitten by the Bug 2 Overlay Ch unlim 9/30

10/6 Fantabulous Cricut Ch180 Fall Is In The Air Colors of Fall: brown, orange, red, yellow 1E(#1) 9/30

10/6 MFP Friends of Speedy TV Ch92 Favourite Colours 5E(#4) Fav Colors Autumn colors 9/30

10/7 Loves Rubber Stamp Anything Goes unlim 10/1

10/7 Paper Take Wkly Anything Goes w/ opt extra to make Halloween treat holder 5E(#3) 10/1
10/7 Tues Throwdown Colors of Fall 3E(#2) 10/1

10/8 Word Art Wed Ch100 Anything Goes 5E(#1) 10/2

10/13 Craftin Desert Divas Craft it Up & Link It Up Linky Party Anything with a Sentiment 6E(#5) 9/30
10/13 Parade Your Crafts #5 Fall Ch 2E(#2) 9/30 
10/13 Twisted Tues Lots of Layers Twist Metal 3E(#1) 10/1 

10/31 Just B Creative Oct Just Because Linky Party Anything Goes 1 link per day 10/1 
10/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC86 Fall & Halloween unlim Fall 10/1


  1. This is darling! Love the warm colors and delightful diecuts! Thanks for blessing us with your talents at Word Art Wednesday! {[hugs}} ~Lori~

  2. Wow, love the super cool wood grain overlay! Thank you for joining the BBTB2 chall!

  3. Great card! Love the leaf and the ribbon is a perfect fit! Thanks for joining us this week at FCCB!

  4. How pretty I love the wood grain in the background! And your colors look fabulous!

  5. great fall card!
    Thanks for playing along with our Anything Goes challenge at Loves Rubberstamps this week!

  6. So pretty for fall - loved the overlays that you used. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge

  7. This is gorgeous, the colours are wonderful.
    Thank you for taking part in the Papertake Weekly Challenge
    Sue xx

  8. Awesome card Melissa! I love this "bark" or "tree" overlay and I adore that leaf!! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2;-)

  9. Oh my! This is so very pretty Melissa!! Love that overlay and the fabulous leaf! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Use an Overlay' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  10. This is such a pretty fall card - all great elements!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Craftin Desert Divas!

  11. Very pretty autumn card; love the leaf embellishment. Thank you for playing along with us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  12. Very pretty! Nice job! Always a pleasure to see your work! Thanks for joining us over at Twisted Tuesday Challenges!

  13. Super card I like the wood grain background!

  14. Such a pretty card ! Thank you so much for joining us at BBTB2 !

    Mayra DTM

  15. Brilliant card using perfect Autumn colours, Liz x

  16. Another set of colours but such a nice fall card. Love the wood grain and the leaf.

  17. Great job and I love how you used the overlay. Thanks for playing along with FCCB.

  18. I love the colors and textures of this card. Very fall-feeling. Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations Paint Challenges. Julie, CIP DT member

  19. This is an awesome overlay for this card. Your card is so pretty and the ribbon adds so much to your card. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  20. WOW, Melissa! Stunning! Thanks so much for playing along this time at Tuesday Throwdown in our "Colors of Fall" challenge. Good luck and I hope to see you here again soon.
    NanaConnie DT

  21. great fall card.....thanks for playing at parade your crafts. PS your daughter is quite the artist :)

  22. I love this fab fall card!! The woodgrain looks so cool and I really like the continued theme of the maple leaves!! :)) :))

  23. Love the word grain backing very falltastic. Thanks for playing with FCCB

  24. This turned out awesome, Melissa! The leaf ribbon adds the perfect touch! I'm eager to try out the bg overlay you used on something-it looks really cool! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2!

  25. This is so beautiful, love the fall colors and the great design. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  26. Lovely fall card. Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  27. I had to come back and say thank you for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas ! Love the colors and the leaves !


  28. Great fall colors, love all the layers of your card. Thanks for linking up to FCCB this week. Kim

  29. Great Fall card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our TWISTED TUESDAY challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  30. Awesome fall design. Spot on colors too... Thank You so much for joining us here at Loves Rubber Stamps this week. We are so happy you shared your fab project with us.
    Tons of Hugs, Dangina

  31. Very pretty leaf love the layers you have put to it!

    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky I have some candy on my blog ;o)

  32. What an awesome fall card. Wonderful die-cuts. Thanks for blessing us with your artwork this week at Word Art Wednesday.

    God bless,
    JO ANN

  33. Perfect colors for a fall card. Love the leaf. Thanks for joining us in the challenge at the Parade Your Crafts Blog

  34. What a pretty fall card!

    Thank you for participating in the Twisted Tuesday Challenge!