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Friday, November 15, 2013

be thankful Acorn Card

Created this Thanksgiving card using mostly Tim Holtz products.

Stamped Acorn. Stamped sentiment on acorn scrapbook paper. Used TH die to cut the sentiment tag. Used TH Paper Distresser on edges. Added Acorn buttons & ribbon.

Supplies List 

buttons: JHB Acorns
inks:  Versafine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick 
paper:  Authentique Acorn scrapbook paper, cardstock - Kraft

ribbon: Harvest Home Collections
Tim Holtz: die/stamp - Acorn Blueprint - cut sentiment tag with sentiment die, 
   paper - core'dinations cardstock, Paper Distresser

Entering this into the following challenges:

11/16 Creative Insp Paint Insp by: Thanksgiving UE 11/3

11/16 Cupcake Insp Ch236 3E(#2) 
   Used 2 of the Colors Espresso Brown & Goldenrod Yellow (Ribbon) 11/10

11/16 Pile It On Ch45 Show Us Your Tools UE 11/10

11/17 MFP Friends of Speedy TV Ch98 Torn Paper 5E(#2) 11/11

11/17 The Pink Elephant TPE225 UE 11/11

11/18 Die Cuttin Divas Ch141 Buttons 3E(#3) 11/12
11/18 Tues Throwdown #173 Gratitude 3E(#3) 11/12

11/19 Paper Pretties Wed PWC284 Give Thanks UE 11/13
11/19 Simon Says Stamp Wed Thanks/Thanksgiving 5E(#3) 11/13

11/20 Brown Sugar Ch68 Thanksgiving 2E(#2) 11/15 
11/20 Crafty Ribbons Ch70 Anything w/ Ribbon 5E(#1) 11/14

11/22 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#26 Anything Goes UE 11/15

11/24 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #19 Happy Thanksgiving 8E(#4) 11/11
11/24 Victorine Stamps Ch#72 CAS with a Fall Theme UE 11/11

11/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Nov Linky Ch UE 11/7
11/30 Ribbon Carousel RCC87 Holidays & Celeb Ch UE 11/5


  1. love Tim Holtz...this is amazing..thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  2. Great image! Thanks for playing along with us at DCD!

  3. I love distressed edges…TH has some amazing products, doesn't he?! This card design is just gorgeous…so fall…so festive…so beautiful. Thanks for linking up with us at Craftin Desert Diva's Thanksgiving Challenge.

  4. OK - I have to get using these stamps - thanks for the inspiration and your creation is the tops!

  5. Very those Tim Holtz blueprint stamps. They stamp so well.

  6. Fabulous card, Melissa! The distressing adds the perfect touch! :) Thanks for playing along over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

  7. A lovely card and great colours, thanks for playing with us at Brown Sugar, blessings Hilde

  8. Nice distressed edges - interesting image

  9. The distressed edges look great here! Thanks for playing along!

  10. Howdy Melissa - dropping by with my DT Hat on from FOSTV saying thank for your 3 uploads to the challenge - and letting you know the theme is posted now - with a new challenge starting tomorrow - enjoy your crafting week - best wishes in the DRAW!

  11. Beautiful monochromatic card. Love the acorn image.Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown.


  12. Cute card! Love that stamp and those buttons! Thanks for playing with us at The Pink Elephant Challenge this week! ~ Nancy, DT

  13. Beautiful Thanks for join us at pile it on. We have started a new challenge today. Hope to see you back this week! Kimberly dt

  14. I just love that image!!! I am very glad you entered this week at Tuesday Throwdown. I hope you had fun!!! See you back very soon to play in another fun challenge.


    Tuesday Throwdown DT

  15. Lovely fall card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!

  16. What a fabulous image! Super card! Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas “Thanksgiving“ Linky Party.