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Saturday, November 8, 2014

LF Football Shaped Thanksgiving Card

Created this Football Shaped Thanksgiving card using Cricut cartridge Autumn Celebrations. Embossed front of football with Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder for more realistic football look. Stamped Lawn Fawn sentiment 'happy thanksgiving." Punched some pumpkins using Martha Stewart punch. Added Tim Holtz leaves. Inked edges of football using Tim Holtz Distress ink.

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Autumn Celebrations 3" football card
embossing: Cuttlebug Swiss Dots emb folder
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
paper: cardstock -  brown core'dinations, orange, white core'dinations
stamp: Lawn Fawn Hats Off To You - sentiment "happy thanksgiivng"
Stampin' Up: ink - Early Espresso
Tim Holtz: die - Spring Greenery  Distress Ink - walnut stain  paper - green core'dinations
   paper distresser

Entering this into the following challenges: 

11/9 Bitten by the Bug 2  Ch -  Football UE 11/3  
11/9 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #43 Brown & Orange UE 10/27

11/12 Lawnscaping Ch #93: Fall & Pumpkins  3E(#3) combtot4ch 11/3 

11/27 Stampendous Nov 2014 Ch - So Thankful UE UE 11/7


  1. What a fabulous idea for a Thanksgiving card Melissa! I love it!!! After all doesn't everyone watch the game on Thanksgiving Day?! lol Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 ;-)

  2. what a perfect card for our family!! we love football on Thanksgiving!! Thanks for linking your fun card up with the CDD "Brown and Orange" linky party!
    CDD dt

  3. Fun and different idea for a Thanksgiving card.

  4. I love your football shaped card. Great job on the embossing, too. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  5. This is so cute!! The embossing is perfect for a football! Thanks for linking up your project at Craftin Desert Divas! :)


  6. Wonderful football shaped card Melissa!!! Love the embossing! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Football' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  7. What a great idea! Football and Thanksgiving go hand in hand! I love it!
    Thanks for joining us at Lawnscaping Challenges this week!

  8. I love that you made a football shaped card! Super cute! Thanks for playing the Lawnscaping Challenge!

  9. Hehe what a fun card! Love that you combined football and thanksgiving, this is perfect for a player or football lover!
    Thank you so much for playing with us at Lawnscaping challenges :)

  10. Such a great card for November and the fall sports season. Thanks for playing in the Stampendous November "So Thankful" Challenge.