Monday, August 20, 2018

Pumpkin Time

     I've spent the weekend doing both Christmas and Halloween themed cards and today I'm sharing one of the fall/Halloween cards.  The stamp is from Digistamps4Joy and I think it's adorable.


I was inspired by the colors in the mood board at Sum More Fun.


     I used ProMarkers to color the image and white gel ink to make the stars.  I cut the moon from white CS (colored with ProMarkers), added it to the corner, then cut the entire image with a Tonic Studios die.

    I printed the sentiment, cut it with another Tonic Studios die, matted it with yellow CS, and cut that with my paper cutter.  I added everything to an embossed card front and found a lace bowtie to add.  I left it CAS because it will be sent to one of the guys in my family.

     Challenges:
Double D
Ellibelle's Crafty Weds.
Fussy and Fancy
Hiding in My Craft Room
Outlawz Tuesday
Paper Shelter
Polkadoodles
SUYP Cats

     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

22 comments:

  1. Love this adorable image! Cutest ever! And your coloring is fantastic, Connie. I especially like that it is not just a Halloweenie type card, but a sweetness at Harvest time card! Very versatile image! And delightful card. hugs, de

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  2. Oh I do love this Connie, the image is gorgeous, I do love autumn for the amazing colours nature treats us too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. Lovely autumn creation Connie! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘The Moon and the Stars’ challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
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  4. So pretty and I love that perfect little bow. I'm so ready for fall around here and this definitely would put me in the mood.
    Lynn

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  5. It will soon be "that pumpkin time of year". I have mixed feelings, but I do love fall cards and this is my favorite kind of fall card. Cute image, wonderful embossed background, fun homemade sentiment... and it's another perfect card for our Double D Moon/Stars challenge. Thanks for thinking of us!

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  6. I love the embossed background paper and that kitty is just as sweet as can be!

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  7. I LOVE that Pumpkin time of the year! I've been already scouting out the stores for all things Pumpkin Spice related! hahaha Your card is adorable and I really like that embossed background! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at SumMore Fun Stamp Challenge! Have a Wonderful Day!

    Theresa (SumMore Fun DT)

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  8. Adorable fall card, Connie! Thanks for joining the Double D, "Moon and Stars" Challenge.

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  9. Such a cute Halloween image, and loving the embossed background. Adorable card!!
    Thank you so much for joining in again at Ellibelle's Crafty Wednesday challenge this month!
    xEllie

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  10. That chocolate brown looks great with the embossing. Terrific design, NanaConnie. hugs, Teresa

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  11. Awe!! What a cutie that image is Connie! Fantastic coloring and I especially love the texture in your background! :) Sounds like you had a fun weekend!

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  12. Great autumn look on this card. I love the moon shining done on the cat and pumpkin. Thanks so much for playing in our ‘You are a STAR!’ challenge at Dies R Us as well as the 'Moon and Stars' challenge over at Double D.
    Barbara DT Member

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  13. I love this cute Halloween card! So fun and fun to send to someone specail! I am so sorry this comment is so late. I have been having computer issues and have not had access to the internet. Anyway, I wanted to you to know how darling your card is. You created the perfect setting and details for this fun image! I hope you will join us again at THE PAPER SHELTER! I look forward to seeing more of your lovely work!

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  14. That's so cute, fantastic colouring NC :D what perfect embossing to mount your image onto. Thanks for joining us at Fussy & Fancy Friday this time, good luck
    Andrea x

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  15. Very beautiful!
    Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles
    We look forward to seeing you again next time.
    Hugs,
    Anna DT

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  16. Love your card! Thank you for play with us at Polkadoodles anything goes challenge. good luck with your entry. Hugs

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  17. Lovely work, thanks for sharing with Digistamps4joy!

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  18. Fantastic ! I love this card. Thank you for purring along to play at SUYP Cats Challenges.

    Hugz
    IKE x

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  19. Oh wow! This card of yours really encompasses the color palette of the SumMore Fun mood board! Thanks for joining in our challenge.

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  20. Wow!! Great colors and great job match the colors for the Mood Board!! Thank for joining in the challenge over at SumMoreFun!!!❤
    Amy (SumMoreFun DT)

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  21. Great Card - I love the image and how you have colored it. Thanks for joining us at SumMore Fun

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  22. Oh wow, I really love your creation and your take on our current mood board.



    **Thank you for joining in the ~SumMore Fun~ mood board challenge, I hope to see you again**



    Have a wonderful day,

    Jessica (SumMore Fun DT Member)

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