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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Turkey Thanksgving Card

Created this Turkey Thanksgiving Card using Autumn Celebrations Cricut cartridge. Chose to use only the 2 pieces of the body & shadow only. Used a sketch which you can see below.

Supplies List 

buttons: Dress it Up 2 leaves
Cricut cartridge: Autumn Celebrations 3" Turkey body, shadow
ink: Memento Rhubarb Stalk
machine: Sizzix BIGkick 
    scrapbook paper - 
      Authentique Pioneer Plaid, the Paper Studio Thanksgiving Words,
   cardstock - Kraft, gray, red, core'dinations Butter Churn,

ribbon: the Paper Studio Turkeys
Spellbinder: Nest Classic Scalloped Rectangles Large
stickles: Diamond, Xmas Red
Tim Holtz: die/stamp - Acorn Blueprint, Distress Stickles - frayed burlap, walnut stain

Entering this into the following challenges:

11/21 Crafts 4 Eternity R#150 Tic Tac Toe 3E(#1) 11/15

11/22 Catch the Bug Nov Bingo Ch 3E(#3) 2nd Row - Glitter, Designer Paper, Ribbon 11/16


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

11/23 Cupcake Insp Ch237 3E(#3) 11/17

11/23 Pile It On Ch46 With Thanks UE 11/17
11/23 Sentimental Sun Ch181 Giving Thanks Card 3E(#1) 11/17
11/23 Simon Says Stamp Mon It's A Mystery 5E(#5) 
   Mystery - how the Cricut pieces for head go on the Turkey so I chose to only use the body & shadow11/18
11/23 Stamped Blessings Thanksgiving/thanks 2E(#1) 11/17

11/24 Bitten By The Bug 2 Turkey Ch UE 11/18
11/24 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #19 Happy Thanksgiving 8E(#8) 11/11
11/24 Craft Your Passion Ch189 Buttons Galore 3E(#2) 11/18

11/24 Kaboodle Doodle Ch198 Thanksgiving 3E(#2) 11/18

11/24 Kraft Journal Ch147 So Thankful Color Ch 2E(#2) 11/18

11/24 MFP Friends of Speedy TV Ch99 Thanksgiving 5E(#1*) 11/18
11/24 The Pink Elephant TPE226 Color Ch: Brown, Orange & Cream UE 11/18

11/25 Die Cuttin Divas Ch145 Thanksgiving 3E(#1) 11/19
11/25 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch79 Shabby Chic or Vintage UE not sure if my card is Shabby Chic or Vintage w/ the Distress Stickles added 11/19 
11/25 Paper Take Wkly Giving Thanks 5E(#1) 11/19

11/26 Crafty Creations Ch249 Ready for the Holidays - Amer Thanksgiving or Christmas 2E(#2) 11/20

11/26 Simon Says Stamp Wed Use Heather's Sketch 5E(#2) 11/20

heathers sketch 2

11/26 Word Art Wed Ch107 Anything Goes 5E(#3) 11/20

11/30 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes UE 11/17
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

12/1 Aud Sentiments Ch94 Any Sentiment 5E(#3) 11/20


  1. We love seeing your art and are very thankful that you have taken time to visit. This card has truly embraced bingo and tic tac toe, the color challenge and the sketch.
    Abundant Blessings,
    Carole Robb Bisson
    Word Art Wednesday

  2. Another great card, Melissa! Love the check paper you used for the banners! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Craftin' Desert Divas!!!

  3. Wonderful Thanksgiving card! Love the banners in the background! Thanks for joining BBTB2

  4. Thank you for joining us at BBTB2 , this is such a cute card !!

    Mayra DTM

  5. This is so fabulous! Love how you used this sketch. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  6. Great card! Thanks for playing tic tac toe with us at Crafts 4 Eternity hugs x

  7. Thanks for adding your cheerful card to our FOSTV Thanksgiving Card challenge

  8. wonderful card, such a cute turkey
    thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  9. What a cute card! Very festive!!

  10. Nice Card Melissa - like the burlap very much - I purchased a package at JoAnns and yet to use it - I also purchased some from Michaels which I used a couple of times.

  11. Great card Melissa! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Your A Turkey' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  12. Great card Melissa! I love that turkey and I love the papers you used! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2;-)

  13. lovely card! thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug this week!

  14. Adorable card! Great job with the sketch!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


  15. I love the bright background papers that you used and love that plaid paper. Nice card design. Thanks for joining us at BBTG2.

  16. Another pretty card, Melissa. Love the red background. Thanks for playing with us at The Pink Elephant Challenge this week! ~ Nance, DT

  17. What a great project, very cute!! We appreciate you taking the time to join our November Bingo Challenge at CTB! I hope you can join us again very soon!

  18. Thank you so much for linking up with us in our “November Bingo” challenge at Catch The Bug! Please join us, again, next time, for a new sketch and more chances to win! ~~Sammibug~~ DT Member For Bugaboo Stamps

  19. This is a very nice card! I really like your layering. You definitely put a lot of thought and time into this card and it shows!

    Thanks for sharing at Craftin Desert Divas!

  20. Just love the colours/papers you've used on your design.The Stickles and ribbon are nice touches but the cute leaf buttons have got to be my favourite.Great card.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  21. cute turkey card! Thanks for sharing with us this week at The Kraft Journal! I hope your Thanksgiving is wonderful!

  22. Great card, thanks for joining in at Papertake Weekly,

    Liz x

  23. Hey Melissa - your Turkey is looking good and love the banner choices too - FOSTV are happy you dropped by this week - come back tomorrow for a new challenge - Gail DT

  24. This is such a lovely card. Love the colors too!
    Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

  25. What a fun Thanksgiving card! Great colors in the background and cute Turkey image! Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

  26. Cute card thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

  27. A nice Thanksgiving card! Thanks for playing along with the Friends of Speedy TV!

  28. Lovely Thanksgiving card Melissa! Thank you so much for sharing with us this week at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!!

  29. What a cute card! Love the added bling with the stickles! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week! We hope to see you play again soon! Good luck in the draw! :)

  30. What a cute little turkey card! Thanks for playing at Crafty Creations this week!

  31. So cute! Fabulous!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity.