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Monday, September 29, 2014

Acorn Shaped Thanksgiving Card

Created this shaped Thanksgiving card using Cricut cartridge Autumn Celebrations to make the Acorn shaped card along with my Gypsy to weld the shaped card together.

Used browns & oranges.

Heat embossed the Hero Arts sentiment 'Thankful.' 

Stamped whimsy sentiment on inside.

Added twine.

 Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Autumn Celebrations 4 1/2" Acorn
embossing: Zing Copper emb powder
ink: Memento Rich Cocoa  Versamark
paper: cardstock - Kraft, browns, oranges
stamp: Hero Arts - LP295 - sentiment on front  
   The Stamps of Life raccoon2love - whimsy sentiment on inside
twine: brown/white

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/29 Scrappy Moms Stamps Terr Tues Ch - Fall Colors Brown & Orange UE 9/23

10/2 Sister Act Card Ch#76 Anything Goes UE 9/26 

10/3 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR #167 Any Holiday 3E(#3) 9/27 

10/4 Simon Says Stamp Mon Finishing Touch 5E(#3) 9/29 
   finishing touch - added sentiment with twine attached to front & stamped whimsy sentiment on inside

10/5 Bitten by the Bug 2 Nuts About You Ch - Use Squirrel or Nut UE 9/29
10/5 Fantabulous Cricut Ch#230 Shape Up (Shaped Card) 3E(#1) 9/29


  1. What a fun project! Thanks for joining along with the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

  2. Great shaped card-thanks for joining us at FCCB this week!

  3. I'm loving your acorn shaped card Melissa!!! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Squirrel &/or Nuts' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  4. This is so adorable!! I love it.
    Thank you for joining BBTB2 challenge Squirrel and or nuts. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  5. Cute, cute!! I love how you made this acorn into a shape card. Nice sentiment on the tag. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  6. A terrific card! Very neat and love the paper choices!

  7. What a super cute shaped card Melissa! I love your acorn and leaf shaped card and the cute sentiment inside. Nice job!! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 ;-)

  8. Darling shape card Melissa and I love the little tag! Thanks for joining BBTB2!

  9. I love the shape card! Too cute!

    Thanks for sharing at Hiding in My Craft Room!
    Clear it Out DT
    Designs by Sammy

  10. Fun shape card, Melissa! Perfect for fall! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at FCCB and BBTB2!!!

    Mollie's Motif

  11. So cute-Love the inside sentiment!!! Great shape card for fall! Thanks for joining our BBTB2 challenge!

  12. Great card! Love the shape you have used!!
    Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM