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Monday, October 20, 2014

Acorn Shaped Card

Created this Acorn Shaped card using Cricut cartridge Art Philosophy and Gypsy device to weld the card together. Embossed with Cuttlebug Diamond Plate embossing folder. Used Tim Holtz paper distresser & sander. Stamped Stampendous Autumn Words. Added twines.

Supplies List 

button: light orange
Cricut cartridge: Art Philosophy 5 1/2" Acorn
embossing: Cuttelbug Diamond Plate
ink: Memento Rhubarb Stalk
machines: Cricut, Sizzix BIGkick
paper: cardstock -  Kraft, core'dinations brown, orange,
stamp: Stampendous Autumn Words
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - walnut stain  paper distresser  sander
twines: red/white, yellow/white

Entering this into the following challenges:

10/20 Scrappy Moms Stamps Terr Tues Ch - All Buttoned Up! UE 10/14

10/23 Sister Act Card Ch79  UE 10/17

10/24 Glitter N Sparkle Ch107 Use some Orange 3E(#3) 10/19

10/25 Kraft Journal Ch#194 Color Ch  2E(#2) 10/20
   Colors used; Yellow, Red

10/25 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch: Anything Goes 5E(#1) 10/20  

10/26 Fantabulous Cricut Ch#233 Color Ch - Brown, Orange, Yellow, Red 3E(#1) 10/20 

10/31 DL.ART Oct Linky Ch 1Eperday 10/1
10/31 Stamplorations Oct Ch: Stamps & Embossing 3E(#2) 10/3


  1. Such a fun shaped card! I love how you used that embossing folder. So clever! Thank you for sharing your card with us this week for the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. ~Michelle

  2. Love the shape of this card - so different and clever!Thanks for sharing with us over at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

  3. What a sweet and festive little acorn. Thanks for sharing in our Color Challenge this week at The Kraft Journal.

  4. What a lovely card! The embossing adds so much detail, and the twine is perfect! Thanks so much for joining us this week at FCCB :)

  5. Sweet shape card! Thank you for playing along with us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

  6. Hello, Melissa! Your acorn is fabulous! Love how you embossed it too! The button and twine add a nice touch! So glad you linked up with us at Glitter n Sparkle for our "Use Some Orange" challenge. Best of luck in our prize draw!

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

  7. this is super cool! loving that embossing! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! - Ashli :)

  8. Great shaped card, I really like the papers you used and the colors look great!

  9. Love this Melissa! The cwording on the paper and texture makes it pop! TFS with us at FCCB!
    HVe a wonderful day!

  10. What a fantastic project. LOVE the embossing. Thanks so much for playing along at STAMPlorations xx

  11. Fun shaped card! Thanks for playing at STAMPlorations :)