Friday, July 29, 2016

Down on the Farm with QKR Stampede

     New challenge starts today at QKR Stampede and our latest theme is "Down on the Farm."  I took the opportunity to make a card for a friend who always begs me to make Christmas cards for them to mail out.  Since they are horse people and live on a ranch, I thought this one would be perfect for them.  I've actually made a dozen of these and the little outhouses are all different colors.


     The image is Digi 16202 "Outhouse" and the sentiment is Digi 14104 "Our Ranch."  The "at Christmas" part is my own so don't waste time searching the store for it.  :-D

     I used my ProMarkers to color the image and then cut it with a stitched square die from Cheery Lynn.  I also cut both sentiment pieces with a smaller die from that same set.  The ribbon was in my Christmas stash and the snowflakes were left over from last year's embellishments.  I'm pretty sure the sparkly dp in the background is DCWV but I've had it for so long, I have no idea what stack.

     Tons of delicious texture on this card from the layers and the embellishments.

     Challenges:
Crafting by Designs
Crafty Gals Corner
Digi Choosday
Fab 'n' Funky
Holly Jolly Christmas
I {heart} ProMarkers
Lemon Shortbread
Passion for ProMarkers
Penny's Paper-Crafty
{Pin}spirational
Simon Says Stamp
Through the Craft Room Door
Word Art Wednesday
   
     Come play along with us this week.  It doesn't have to be Christmas; anything that fits the "Down on the Farm" theme is perfect.  Hope to see you there.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

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22 comments:

  1. A wonderful Christmas card Connie, love the sentiment and sweet ranch!
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Nothing cuter than an outhouse and this one is adorable! Precious. Love the sentiment and think this is perfect for your friend.
    Lynn

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  3. So cute! Thank you so much for entering the Anything Goes challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Happy crafting,
    AngelaTTCRD DT
    Taste Of Craftiness {My Blog}
    Through The Craft Room Door
    ttcrd.blogspot.com

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  4. How cute! This makes me smile. hugs, Teresa

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  5. Awesome as always! Thanks for joining at Lemon Shortbread: Anything Goes
    Hugs
    Dewi

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  6. Cute card, love your digistamp! Thanks for joining us this week on Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Barbara

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  7. Ah what a great idea for your friends and such an individual card for each of them. Thanks for playing along with my theme this week on Passion for Promarkers, Hazel xx

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  8. Such a fun card, love it. Love how you have added the sentiments
    Faith
    x

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  9. Great xmas card, loving the cute image. Great way for your sentiments.
    Thanks for joining us over at Penny's. Hope to see you again.
    Jean DT XX

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  10. Super cute little Christmas card for your friends!
    Sounds just perfect for them! I bet they'll be thrilled with those!
    HUgs
    Dawn x

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  11. A grand outhouse card for the holiday - nice job and TFS at WAW - blessings!

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  12. Gorgeous card Connie. I love the cute image and your colouring is perfect. Fun sentiment too. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  13. Lovely sweet card, fabby colours and lovely design. Really sweet. Thanks for joining us over at PFP last week. A new fun challenge is now up.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  14. Fab Xmas card. Thanks for joining us for the ATG challenge at Digi Choosday.
    Gail Digi Choosday DT
    http://digichoosday.blogspot.co.uk

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  15. Such a brilliant idea! Thanks for joining us at Crafting By Designs.

    Emma - DT Member

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  16. Great card - thanks for joining us at Penny's and we hope to see you again for our next challenge.

    Helen x

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  17. This so much fun, I remember those outhouse oh so well from my childhood. None looked as adorable as this one does. Wonderful card, love it. I also love QKR, fabulous stamps.
    hugs
    Glenda

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  18. What an adorable little card!! I love that sentiment so much!! I married into a farm family so might have to borrow that one!! Thanks for playing at Crafty Gals Corner!!

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  19. Very cute Christmas card. Lovely design. Thank you for joining us at Holly Jolly this week. Judy DT

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  20. LOVE this card - that outhouse is awesome!! Thank you so much for joining us at Digi Choosday xoxoxo

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  21. Beautiful! Thanks so much for participating in the Fab'n'Funky Challenge this week and good luck.

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