Sunday, October 1, 2017

Autumn scarecrow

Well, here it is October and it's time for a new challenge from The Love To Scrap Challenge Blog.  This month it is: Frightfully Fun
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I chose to work with this adorable Bugaboo image:
 Isn't it super cute!!??  It has all the perfect fall elements.  It was a lot of coloring, but it was fun.  Since it is a pretty CAS card, I added some fun details: stickles on the sunflower centers and glossy accents on the apples and the owl's eyes.  You can see all the sparkle and shine in the photo below.
 Now, I don't celebrate Halloween, but wanted to give inspiration that went along with our theme this month.  So, I'm showing that this card works perfectly for both a (non-scary) Halloween card, or a "happy fall" card.  So I stamped a second sentiment and switched them out for this last picture.
The entire sentiment reads "Happy Fall, thinking of you this autumn and always".  Isn't it fabulous!  Please keep in mind, though, that our challenge is "Frightfully fun" so it really does need to be Halloween themed.  Can't wait to see what you come up with.

Stamps: Bugaboo Stamps "Autumn Scarecrow" digi; PTI "Mum's The Word"
Dies: Spellbinders "A2 Matting Basics A"

Cuttlebug Mania--golden harvest
Inspiration Destination #134--anything goes
If You Give a Crafter a Cookie #78--inspiration photo (inspired by the apples)

Creative Fingers #137--anything goes
Fab n' funky Challenge #364--fall colors
The Paper Shelter #311--colors of fall
Penny's Challenge #347--anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday--anything goes
Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps Wonderful Wednesday--anything goes
Mod Squad--fall colors
Cute Card #497--trick or treat
Hiding In My Craft Room #320--freestyle
Sweet Stampin' Challenge Blog--autumn


Billie A said...

Love your Bugaboo image and your great coloring. Fun and creative. So glad you shared over at Inspiration Destination.
Billie A
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Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great make, fabulous bright colours it!

Thank you for sharing with us over at 'If You Give A Crafter A Cookie'
Hope to see you joining us again next time!
Hugs Shell xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Totally adorable! Thanks for sharing at The Paper Shelter hugs Susan x

Marilyn Webb said...

Super Cute! Thanks for joining our challenge this week with Kraftin Kimmie Stamps.
Marilyn DT

Jonnece said...

I love the image, so detailed. Great card. Thanks for joining us at 'If you give a crafter a cookie'. Jonnece DT

Pat K said...

Wonderful card, beautifully coloured. Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky. Pat K xx

Jo Nevill said...

Such a fun card
Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge this week.

Jo x

mixamatoasties said...

Cute card.

Thanks for sharing at FabNFunky.


Deanne Saunders said...

Great card!! Thanks so much for participating in our IF YOU GIVE A CRAFTER A COOKIE... challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!! *If this comment is late I apologize! I’m having major issues lately trying to leave comments due to the stupid ROBOT silliness!!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

crafty-stamper said...

Fabulous card and image and brilliant colouring
Carol x