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Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Doodle Pantry Hay Bale Hey w/ Turkey stamp happy Thanksgiving Card

Created this card using Doodle Pantry digi, digi sentiment & digi papers, Hay Bale. Fussy cut out the digi hay bale. Stamped Stampabilities Turkey. Fussy cut out the Turkey. Stamped studio g sentiment below the digi sentiment. Cut out sentiments w/ Spellbinder die. Used Stamp N Plus Chalks on Turkey & edge of sentiment tag. Embossed w/ Sizzix Pumpkin Patch Set. Used Fiskars hexagon punch to give it a patchwork look. Added feathers, jute string, leaf brads & ribbon.

Supplies List 

brads: Recollections leaves
chalks: Stamp N Plus - Crimson, Golden Nugget, Red, Ritzy, Teddy
digi, digi paper, digi sentiment: Doodle Pantry Hay Bale
embossing: Sizzix Pumpkin Patch Set embossing folder
feathers: Make It Christmas Crafts - yes the feathers indicate Christmas on pkg
ink:  Memento Rich Cocoa
paper: cardstock - Kraft, brown, maroon, orange, white, yellow
punches: Fiskars - 1/16" hole - to insert brads,  1" hexagon
ribbon: Harvest crafts
Spellbinders: Nest Labels Eight
stamps: Stampabilities Sketchy Turkey, studio g - sentiment 'happy Thanksgiving'
string: brown jute - on the haybale

Entering this into the following challenges:

11/6 Cute Card Thurs Ch36 Sparkles unlim sparkle - chalks Golden Nugget & Ritzy, leaf brads 10/31

11/8 Catch The Bug Nov Anything Goes 3E(#3) 11/2
11/8 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR122 Fall Colors 3E(#2) 11/2

11/8 MFP Speedy Fox & Friends Ch184 Orange & Brown 5E(#2) 11/2

11/9 613 Ave Create Ch44 Anything Goes/No Opt Twist 3E(#3) 11/3

11/9 Cupcake Insp Ch235 Fall Leaves 3E(#2) leaves on ribbon 11/3

11/9 Glitter N Sparkle Ch57 Leaves 3E(#2) leaves on rbbon 11/3
11/9 Pile It On Ch44 Animals w/ Character unlim
11/9 Robyns Fetish #184 Thanksgiving 3E(#2) 11/3
11/9 Sentimental Sun Ch179 Falling into Autumn 3E(#2) 11/3

11/10 Incy Wincy Ribbon, Twine or Fibres 5E(#1) 11/4
11/10 Kraft Journal Ch143 Harvest Time 2E(#1) 11/4
11/10 Paper Makeup Stamps Digi Makeover Ch113 Lots of Layers unlim 11/4
11/10 Simon Says Stamp Mon Patchwork 5E(#1) 11/4

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

11/11 Bearly Mine Ch111 Anything Goes 2E(#1) 11/5
11/11 Crafty Sentiment Guy Card  3E(#1) 11/5
11/11 Cuttin & Stampin #44 Giving Thanks 3E(#1) 11/5
11/11 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch77 Anything Goes unlim 11/5
11/11 Paper Take Wkly Anything Goes Ch  5E(#1) 11/5
11/11 Party Time Tues PTT#145 Thanksgiving/Thank You Notes 3E(#1) 11/5 
11/11 Scrappy Moms Stamps Terr Tues Ch Autumn Blessings unlim 11/5 

11/14 Craftitude Ch52 Anything Goes/Use Twine or String 3E(#2) 11/1
11/14 Scribbles Designs Ch#10 Shades of Orange 3nonSD(#3) unlimSD 10/15

11/15 Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe Ch#48 Anything Goes w/ Chalk 3E(#1) 11/3
11/15 Dream Valley Ch69 Humour 3E(#1) 11/3

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

11/24 Doodle Pantry DPDC40 1E(#1) 11/1

11/30 Just B Creative Nov Linky Party lim1perday 11/1
11/30 Ribbon Carousel RCC87 Holidays & Celeb Ch unlim 11/5

11/30 YNS Fun Fri Ch#6 Nov Sketch & Photo 3E(#1) 11/1

Here is our November Inspirational Photo...


  1. Lovely Autumnal colours on this piece and I really like the patchwork pieces around the outside of your card. The feather is a lovely touch. Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Tracy x x

  2. What a wonderful creation! Thanks for joining us at PTW! xxx

  3. Great card, thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge.
    Laurence DT

  4. Nice Thanksgiving card. Thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create. PennyRae DT

  5. I love your card and the feathers as the turkey tail. Fun Card. Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR.

  6. What a lovely autumn card! So glad you were inspired by the leaves theme at Cupcake Inspirations!

  7. lovely card, just love autumn cards...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  8. So pretty and rich of fall color! The real feather is such a sweet touch too. Thank you so much for entering the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge 40 and for using a Doodle Pantry image too!

  9. So cute putting the turkey on the hay bale. Thank you for playing the Doodle Pantry Challenge #40.

  10. wonderful thanksgiving card. Thanks so much for joining us over at Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog, good luck and hope to see you next time
    ~ Denise DT ~

  11. So cute - love the feather! Thank you for playing along with us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

  12. Oh goodness girl! How I love all that fussy cutting. It is my favorite thing to do. This card is just adorable. That bale of hay is fun to use isn't it. I loved that set from the start. Thanks so much for joining in the fun at the Doodle Pantry Challenge. Good luck and I can't wait to see what you make for us again next challenge. Also, have fun with the freebie set. I know you will have fun creating with that one.
    Sarah T

  13. Beautiful Fall card. Thanks for joining us at Catch The Bug.
    Nancy CTB-DT

  14. Wow such a bright and cheerful card. Love how this pops from your blog. Thanks for playing along with us at Doodle Pantry Challenge # 40

  15. Very great card and I love the way you took the picture. The patchwork around the card are so neat. Thank You for sharing with us at The Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog

    Michelle (DT)

  16. Really cute, Melissa! Love the feather. :-D Thanks for joining us at Doodle Pantry for our current challenge #40. Good luck.
    NanaConnie DT

  17. Hi, Melissa - what a cute card! I love your little turkey and his feather :-) Thank you for joining our Leaves challenge at Glitter n Sparkle - I'm so glad you pointed out the leaves on the ribbon because I didn't notice them at first. Best wishes in the draw!

    KT Fit Kitty, DT Glitter n Sparkle

  18. What a lovely, colourful card! Had to lok hard to see those leaves...thanks for mentioning where they were! lol :) Thanks for sharing with us - Vic - DT at Glitter n Sparkle x

  19. Fun! Another great card! Loving all teh fall colors....

    Thanks for joining us at Scribbles Designs...

    Sandy S
    ~Owner/Designer Scribbles Designs~

  20. This is sweet. Thanks for playing at HIMCR.

  21. Thanks for entering you card with us at crafty sentiments
    Hugs Kelly

  22. Fun card!!! Love that turkey! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Speedy Fox & Friends challenge blog!

  23. Very cute Fall card! Great rich colors and that turkey is adorable. Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

  24. Fab card! Love the tail feather. Thank you for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays.

  25. Cute,. cute, cute! Thank you for playing with us at Glitter N Sparkle Challenge! **Cheryl** Glitter N Sparkle DT

  26. That turkey on the hay bale is so fun! Your added feather is the perfect touch! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations Paint challenge. Julie, DT member

  27. Cute card, Melissa. The sentiment made me laugh. I really like the hexagon border you created to frame the image panel and the feather behind the turkey is so fun. Thank you for joining our Anything Goes/Use twine challenge at Craftitude this fortnight. Always happy to have you join us.

  28. Super cute card Melissa!! The fussy cutting adds so much more detailing to your card!! Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays.

  29. Such a fun card! Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

  30. This is really cute. Love the feather. Thank you so much for playing along with us this week at Crafty Sentiments Designs AND Loves Rubberstamps! We hope you play along with BOTH of us again soon!

  31. Wonderful to see you playing along again at YNS :>) The hexagons look great as a border.

  32. These colors are just perfect! Thank you for joining our 'Animals with character' challenge at Pile It On Challenge and please come back next week.

  33. Very cute card!!! Love the added feather!

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Craftitude challenge. Hope you will join us next time DT Crafting Vicky I’m doing a little giveaway to celebrate 450 followers come and join in

  34. A great card! Thanks for joining our Humour challenge at Dream Valley. Susie x

  35. Fantastic card using chalk by Stamp N Plus. Thanks for linking up at Chalk Ah Lot.

  36. Fab card! Thank you for joining our Humour challenge at Dream Valley :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

  37. Hi Melissa!! This turned out so cute!! What a fun card!! Great fall colors and design!! :) :) Thank you for joining us @ YNS for our monthy challenge!!
    Nicole’s Craft Nook
    Nicole’s YUM YUM BLOG Candy

  38. Fun card and perfect for the inspiration! Thanks for joining us at the YNS Challenge!

  39. Adorable card! Thank you for playing along with YNS' Fun Friday Challenge.
    Ruza, YNS Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  40. nice bright colours!
    thanks for playing along at YNS!

  41. What a cute Thanksgiving card! I love the design you made with the hexagons! Thanks for playing along at YNS!! :)