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Thursday, November 14, 2013

be thankful Card

Created this card using Autumn colors & theme using mostly Tim Holtz products.

Stamped Tim Holtz stamps. Embossed with TH embossing folder.

Added a handmade vellum envelope gems, stick pin and twine. Used WeR Envelope Punch Board to make the vellum envelope.

Supplies List 

gems: Studio 18  Wings of Fire Butterfly, Rhinestones
inks: Memento Rich Cocoa, Versafine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick 
paper: orange vellum, cardstock - DCWV textured orange, tan

Spellbinder: Nest Leafy Squares
stick pin: jillibean sugar picks red/brown
Tim Holtz: die/stamp - Acorn Blueprint - sentiment,
   embossing - Pumpkin Patch Set embossing border,
   machine - TH Vagabond, stamp - Mini Blueprints
tool: We r Envelope Punch Board
twine: Vintage

Entering this into the following challenges:

11/14 Daring Cardmakers The Other Occasions and reasons not Christmas or Bday UE 11/8
11/14 QKR Stampede Ch104 Anything Goes/Harvest 3E(#3) 11/8

11/15 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#25 Things w/ Wings UE 11/8

11/16 Creative Insp Paint Insp by: Thanksgiving UE 11/3
11/16 Glitter N Sparkle Ch58 Autumn Colors 3E(#2) 11/10
11/16 Pile It On Ch45 Show Us Your Tools UE 11/10

11/17 Kaboodle Doodle Ch197 Bountiful Harvest/Blessings 3E(#1) 11/11
11/17 Love To Create Ch91 Thanksgiving/Thanks 3E(#2) 11/11

11/17 The Pink Elephant TPE225 UE 11/11

11/18 Tues Throwdown #173 Gratitude 3E(#1) 11/12

11/19 Aud Sentiments Ch93 Feminine Card 5E(#3) 11/6
11/19 Crafters Cafe Ch37 Embellish Like A Crazy Person 2E(#2) 11/13
11/19 Paper Pretties Wed PWC284 Give Thanks UE 11/13
11/19 Simon Says Stamp Wed Thanks/Thanksgiving 5E(#1) 11/13
11/19 Word Art Wed Ch106 Anything Goes 5E(#3) 11/13

11/21 Simply Create Too Ch50 Give Thanks 3E(#3) 11/8

11/22 My Sheri Crafts Ch123 Fall/Thanksgiving 3E(#2) 11/9

11/23 Lexis Creations Ch103 Thanks/Thanksgiving 2E(#2) 11/11
11/23 Red Carpet Studio RCS57 A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Food on creation 3E(#2) Food - pumpkins 11/10

11/24 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #19 Happy Thanksgiving 8E(#2) 11/11
11/24 Parade Your Crafts PYC#8 Grateful 2E(#2) 11/11
11/24 Victorine Stamps Ch#72 CAS with a Fall Theme UE 11/11

11/25 Crafting W/ Dragonflies Ch#15 Card w/ Stickpins - Theme Things With Wings 1E(#1) 11/13
11/25 Cuttlebug Mania Envelope 3E(#2) 11/12

11/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Nov Linky Ch UE 11/7
11/30 Just B Creative Nov Linky Party lim1perday 11/1
11/30 Ribbon Carousel RCC87 Holidays & Celeb Ch UE 11/5


  1. Very pretty Love the embossed image and the stamped image. Thanks for playing at RCS.

  2. How awesome is this! Love the envelope pocket on the front. Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas! ~DT Janis

  3. Hi, MSHB! How busy you have been! Love the extra envie on the card with the inserted image. The embossing really finishes it off!

    Thanks for sharing your creativity with us at the Tuesday Throwdown Challenge this week.
    kReN, TTDT
    Life is good! Come follow me

  4. great sentiment and embossing! thanks for joining our challenge! jen t. from parade your crafts dt :)

  5. Love the embossing folder you have used on this card. Nice and warm. Thanks for joining in again with us at my sheri crafts.

  6. Oh this is fab. Love the design with the embossing, envelope and pumpkin. Thanks for playing at QKR Stampede and good luck. Hope to see you back friday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at QKR Stampede!! xx

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

  8. Lovely design and very pretty stick pin.
    Wynn DT Crafting with Dragonflies

  9. wow that's fab and i love the pin. Fab colours . Thanks for sharing with us at glitternsparkle hugs trisha x

  10. Love the little vellum envelope and the stick pin is too cute. Thanks for entering this at Crafting with Dragonflies for our current challenge to use stick pins on a card.

  11. Another nice card, love the embossing shape in the front!
    Thanks for playing this week with us at QKR Stampede.
    Ardilla :)

  12. Love your embossing and the cute envelope you created. TFS and for joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday

  13. Great little envelope! Great take on the photo!

    Thanks for playing along at The Pink Elephant Challenge!


  14. beautiful card!! love the embossing!! thanks for joining us at kaboodle doodles

  15. Fabulous card love the addition of the little envelope. Thanks for sharing with us at Lexis, Susan x

  16. Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas “Thanksgiving“ Linky Party.

    Craftin Desert Diva's

  17. Very pretty embossing, and I like the handmade vellum envelope. Thank-you for sharing with us at Crafting With Dragonflies,
    {Hugs} Barb, DT

  18. Love the pumpkin embossing! Beautiful card!

    Thanks for joining us this week at Love to Create!

    LTC DT
    CCC DT
    CCH DT
    Anyone for Anya DT

  19. Another adorable card! Thank you for sharing your project with us this week at Love to Create.
    Ruza, LTC Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  20. love this one, the embossing looks beautiful and that tiny envelope just knocks me out. thanks for playing with us at Pile It on.

  21. What a beautiful card, Meliisa! Thanks for entering our Gratitude challenge. It's been a pleasure to see your creation. …x
    Asha - Tuesday Throwdown DT
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  22. This is a lovely card, fab embossing.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge.



  23. What a simple but stunning card. I love the embossing that you used on the bottom. Thank you for playing along with us at CCCB.

    Nadja DT

  24. I love vellum too! Used it on my project for this week as well!

    I love your card!

    Thank you for joining us at Cuttlebug Mania!

    Cuttlebugs & Hugs

  25. What a fun design. Thanks for joining the fun at Simply Create Too!

  26. This is too cool. Love that you placed that tiny envelope as embellishment to supply extra movement to your card design. Love it! I am totally blessed by your artwork. Thanks for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday. Hugs, always!

    JO ANN

  27. I love your beautiful card. Wonderful details, specially loved that stick pin.

    Thanks for playing along with us at Simply Create Too. Join us again soon. :-)

  28. Fabulous card,thanks for joining us at the Crafters Cafe Challenge this week. mo dt xxx

  29. Beautiful card Thank you for joining us at Lexis Creations.
    Hugs Julie xxx

  30. A beautiful Thanksgiving card - I love your embossed pumpkin. Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania x

  31. Very pretty. I love the vellum envelope. Thank you for joining in with our envelope challenge at Cuttlebug Mania x