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Friday, November 21, 2014

Thanksgiving Scrapbook Sketch Layout

Created this Thanksgiving scrapbook layout combining ideas from 2 former Thanksgiving creations of mine. Used BugABoo digi AKV Turkey. Colored digi with Crayola pencil colors & added wiggle eyes. Used Cricut cartridge Artiste for the Turkey. Used Cricut cartridge Thanksgiving for the Corn. Added feathers & twine.

Used a sketch that you can see below.
Used Tim Holtz embossing folders for Cattails & Pumpkins. Used Spellbinder dies

Stamped Stampendous Autumn Words. Stamped Hero Arts sentiment. Cut out sentiment with a My Craft Spot pumpkin die.

Used gold ink to ink the embossed Cattails, corn & edges of the banner.

Added mini star gems.

 Supplies List 

Crayola: pencil colors
Cricut cartridge: Artiste 2" Turkey  Thanksgiving 1 1/2" Corn
feather: craft browns & oranges
gems: K & Company mini gold stars
ink:  Delicata Golden Glitz  Memento Rich Cocoa
My Craft Spot : die - pumpkin
paper:   Authentique Pioneer Plaid scrapbook
   cardstock - Kraft, brown, cream, orange, oranges core'dinations, tan, white
Spellbinder: Nest - Scalloped Circles, Scalloped Rectangles
stamp: Hero Arts  Days to Celebrate- sentiment  Stampendous Autumn Words
Tim Holtz: embossing - Cattails, Pumpkin Patch
twine: brown/white, orange/white 

Entering this into the following challenges: 

11/21 Catch the Bug Ch - Nov Bingo  3E(#3) 11/15
2nd Row - Twine, Embossing & BugABoo image 

11/22 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch: To the Moon   5E(#4) 11/17  

11/23  Bitten by the Bug 2 - Anything Goes Ch UE 11/17 
11/23 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #44 Create a Tag or Use a Tag UE 11/10
11/23 Craft Your Passion Ch240 Pumpkins or Turkeys 3E(#3) 11/17
11/23 Fantabulous Cricut Ch#237 Embellish Me - Use 3 Embellishments 3E(#2) 11/17

11/24 Die Cuttin Divas Ch192 Thanksgiving 3E(#3) 11/18
11/24 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch127 Things with Wings  UE 11/18

11/25 Simon Says Stamp Wed Thanks/Thanksgiving  5E(#3) 11/19

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

11/29 Catch the Bug Stella Says Sketch #219 3E(#2) 11/16 


11/30 DL.ART Nov Linky Ch 1Eperday 11/1


  1. Loved both the embossing folders you have used
    Dr Sonia
    Cards Crafts Kids Projects

  2. Great layout!! Love the turkeys and the embossing! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Anything Goes' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  3. What a fun layout Melissa! I love all the die cuts your used and of course I just love your Bugaboo image. Nice coloring on Tom the turkey! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 ;-)

  4. Very cute thanksgiving card and fun image. Thanks for joining us at Catch the bug.

  5. Another great card from you - Thanks for playing Bugaboo Bingo with us this week – we hope to see more of your lovely creations in future challenges! Good luck in the random draw.
    luv’n huggz
    Jen L
    Bugaboo DT

  6. Another awesome card, and great challenge combo! Thanks for joining us at Catch The Bug!

  7. fun card, awesome details! so glad you played along with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

    sparkle & shine *~*

  8. Love all the details you've added to this awesome layout! Those feathers are fantastic! Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week :)

  9. Very cute! Would make a great card front too. Will you add a picture to this for a scrapbook?

    1. I'll add a photo for scrapbook.
      "Sunshine HoneyBee"

    2. Well, good, I'd love to see it when it's done with the photo.

  10. There are so many fun details on this. Love the use of feathers and the googly eyes make me laugh. Great layering, too. Thanks for joining our Turkeys or Pumpkins Challenge at Craft Your Passion this week. I hope we see you again soon.

  11. Super cute! The embossed detail looks wonderful! Thanks for joining along with the Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge!

  12. Another great take on the sketch. Love the digi and the embossing. Fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  13. So CUTE Melissa!
    Thank you for joining us at Die Cuttin Divas!

  14. Me again... :)
    Thank you for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas too!

  15. Great layout! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas Thanksgiving challenge.


  16. Great project so very pretty. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

  17. Simply delightful! Love your colors and design! Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubber Stamps!
    Hugs, Dangina

  18. Adorable. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!