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Saturday, November 19, 2011

Be Thankful Card

Created this Be Thankful Card with using a turkey
as the main focal point on card with Autumn colors.

Inside of card:

Entering this into the following challenges:

1. Bitten by the Bug 2 ends 11/20
Heritage... Accent 9 challenge

2. Card Makin Mamas Ch#33 Thanks lim 2 entries 2nd entry ends 11/24

Challenge #33 - THANKS

3. Catch the Bug Blog ends 11/29

Give Thanks/Thanksgiving Challenge!

4. Clear It Out Challenge ends 11/28

orange and brown

5. Cooking with Cricut ends 11/22

Challenge #60: Let's Talk Turkey

6. Crafty Purple Frog Challenges ends 11/22

Challenge 28 - Use Orange

7. Die Cuttin Divas ends 11/22

Challenge #41: What Time is It? It's Turkey Time!

8. Dis Digi Designs Challenge lim 3 entries 1st entry ends 12/2

New Challenge FALL COLOURS

9. Frosted Designs ends 11/24

Fabulous Friday Challenge - Die Cuts!

10. Hooked on Craft Challenges #12 Something Punched unlim entries 5th entry ends 11/25

Challenge 12

11. JellyPark Challenges 'Give Thanks' lim 2 entries 1st entry ends 12/1

A New Guest Designer, new winners, and a new Challenge!

12. Prairie Fairy Fridays ends 11/23

Week #66 Anything Fall!

13. Stamp, Scrap & Doodle Saturdays SSDS ends 11/25

14. The Paper Variety "thanks" "thankful" ends 11/22


Cricut cartridges:
Create a Critter 3 1/2" turkey & all the layers
Heritage 2 1/2" accent9

5" x 7 1/2" Base red cardstock
core'dinations cardstock: Brownie & Scarlet
4 1/2" 5 1/2" DCWV the fall matstack 2
Tim Holtz Distressed Paper Spiced Marmalade core'dinations
4 1/2" x 5 1/2" orange cardstock

Cuttlebug D'vine Swirl embossing folder - used on the turkey
Sizzix Tim Holtz Thankful Border fence embossing folder - used on the DCWV patt paper

foam adhesives
Inkadinkado clear stamp Harvest expressions sentiment 'Be Thankful' on inside of card
gems 2 gold
Maple Leaf in turkey's hat
Memento Rich Cocoa ink
mini glue dots
wiggle eyes


  1. Super cute turkey. Glad you could join us at Die Cuttin' Divas again. Until next time...

    Carson's Creations

  2. Those corners enhance the gorgeous sentiment stamp perfectly. Fab way to use the cut and your turkey is just ADORABLE! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 again this week. xxD

  3. Super duper cute using those corners inside with that fab sentiment stamp. Thanks for playing at BBTB2.

  4. your turkey is just as cute as can be! love it!
    thank you so much for joining our 'Give Thanks/thankful' challenge at Jellypark Friends. :)

  5. ahhh just to cute!
    Thanks so much for joining us at Clear It Out

  6. Super fun card, I love that turkey! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2!

  7. Lovely corners on this card. Very pretty.

  8. Great turkey! Love the autumn colors!
    Thanks for joining in the Catch the Bug Thanks/Thanksgiving Challenge this week!
    -Cheryl First
    Bugaboo Guest DT

  9. Aww, your card is precious! I love the warm Autumn colors. Your turkey is adorable! Thanks for playing along with us at Hooked on Craft Challenges!


  10. This is such a great card! I love the stamp you used on the inside of your card. I actually own that set and use it often. Thanks for joining us at DCD.

  11. Super cute project!! I love how you used die cuts on it.

    Thanks for playing with us over at Frosted Designs!

    Erin R

  12. Love that turkey's eyes. He looks like he's ready to eat not be eaten. Really cute card. Thanks for sharing.

  13. How cute, thanks for playing along with Jellypark and CMM!

  14. Your card for our Thanksgiving Challenge at Catch the Bug is so beautifully made!
    Thanks for joining us this week, and hope to see you again next week!
    Jen Leeflang
    Bugaboo DT

  15. ooooo...very nice!! I love both of these cards but the one with the fancy corners is gorgeous!! Thank you for joining us at BBTB2!

  16. What a cute card!! That turkey is so cute!! Thanks for playing along with us at Frosted Designs. :)

  17. What an adorable turkey on your wonderful card. thanks so much for joining us this week to give thanks at The Paper Variety.

  18. The turkey is very cute, very cool backing paper too. Thanks for sharing with us over at Jellypark Friends for our Thanksgiving, Give Thanks challenge. Mel :o)

  19. I love your die-cut turkey-lurkey! The background "phrase" paper is so perfect! I hope you'll create with us again at Frosted Designs!

  20. Beautiful card, love the turkey. Thanks for joining us at Di's Digi.

  21. wow! I just fell in love with your 'Be Thankful' stamp inside. LOVE your paper piecing too! Thank you for playing along with us this week at The Paper Variety!

  22. CUTE, CUTE, CUTE!! Thanks for playing along with us at Frosted Designs! :)

  23. Cute, adorable turkey cut out and love the embossing! Thanks for joining us at "Fairy Fun Fridays" for our Fall challenge! Good Luck! :D

    Hugz & TFS,
    xx Tracey/FFF-DT xx

  24. A big THANK You for joining in our THANK YOU challenge at Catch The Bug! lol
    Crafty Blogocks
    DT Member for Catch The Bug

    P.S. Visit my blog to see some candy – I have some Digital Scrapbooking softwear up for grabs, all you have to do is comment on my post.

  25. Cute card, Melissa! I love how you did the inside with the corner flourishes framing the sentiment. Thanks so much for linking up at Cooking With Cricut this week. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving!

    ~ Jen, CWC Design Team

  26. Very sweet - thanks for joining us at Cooking with Cricut this week :)

  27. Really cute card- LOVE the interior, and the 'flair' on your turkey's hat. :) thanks for joining us at Cooking with Cricut this week!
    Heather :)

  28. What a cute card - I just love the inside - very "stylish"

    Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Purple Frog Challenge!

  29. Fab card - beautiful inside and out x
    Thanks for playing along at Jellypark friends Friday challenge & good luck
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

  30. Great card and colours! Thank you for joining in at Jellypark Friends Friday Challenge – hope you can join us again for the next challenge! Jellypark Challenges

  31. Such a great Autumnal project... perfect for our Fall Colours challenge! Great paper! Thanks for joining us at Digi Designs Challenge! Shelly ;)