Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Thankful Raccoon

     Isn't this the most adorable little raccoon ever?  It's for the progressive challenge this month at Gerda Steiner Designs.

     Because it's already October (where DID this year go?), I chose a fall color palette and colored the image with my ProMarkers.  The entire card is made from scraps and bits.  The bottom border piece was cut with a die from Spellbinder.  The pumpkin were done with an Impression Obsession die and the leaves are cut with a die from Dies R Us.

     Both the sheer ribbon and the yellow gingham ribbon were left over bits in my stash.  I printed, hand cut, and added the sentiment to the sign, turning this into a Thanksgiving card.

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     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie


Lisa Lynn said...

Your card is adorable. Love that raccoon. Wonderful die cuts with the image.

Barbara said...

I know, how did it get to be October already. But it is my favorite time of year. This raccoon is so cute and you have used him in a perfect way on your card. Giving thanks. Loving those pumpkins in the foreground too. Thanks for sharing this with us at The Mod Squad Challenge this week. Good luck!
Barbara, Challenge host

jimlynn said...

Too much fun and cuteness! Love the little raccoon and the pumpkins at the bottom set off the whole card.

Donna Ellis said...

Darling is right! But he also looks a bit mischievous - methinks a little like his designer buddy who colored him (giggling). Darling card, and I especially like the wonky position of your panel - it's a wonderful card, Connie! hugs, de

Linda Simpson said...

This is adorable! I love the cute raccoon and wonderful little pumpkins.
Linda xxx

Diana said...

I just looooooooooooove the raccoon! Beautifull card!

Thank you for joining at our Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge
Looking forward to see you at the next challenge

Diana's Creations

Karen Letchworth said...

This is SO cute, Connie. You're such a creative person, and I'm so grateful that you share your wonderful cards in our challenges. I always enjoy seeing them, and hope you will always choose to play along with us. It means the world to me, and I hope you enjoy it as well. I love seeing your creativity at play. Have a wonderful week!
Karen L
Word Art Wednesday

P.S. Really Reasonable Ribbon blog hop started today. One lucky person will win the entire Ribbon Club Assortment if you're interested in "hopping" along with us.

Daffodil Cards said...

WONDERFUL, love the dies and the autumn colours and that little cutie raccoon.

Sherrie K. said...

What a darling card and adorable raccoon! Love the fall colors:) Cute design!
Thanks so much for joining us in the challenge at Scrapy Land!
Sherrie K
Scrapy Land DT Member

Deepti Aggarwal said...

Aww.. Such a cute image..Love the way you have created a wonderful scene..Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenges. Hugs xx Deepti Aggarwal