Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Give Thanks

Happy Wednesday!!  It's time for another challenge from The House That Stamps Built.  This week we have a sweet inspiration photo for you:
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You can be inspired by the actual photo or the color scheme or both!
I was inspired by the colors, specifically the 3 on the bottom: kraft/tan, rust/orange, dark brown and then the olive green.  And here is what I came up with:
It's Fall and I am in full pumpkin mode!!  This "prize pumpkin" image from Repeat Impressions is my favorite pumpkin stamp; it's just perfect!  I hope you will play along with us this week; I love seeing what you come up with.  And if you "need" any of the stamps I used today, check out my 10% off your entire order code over in my left sidebar.

Stamps: Repeat Impressions "Prize Pumpkin", "Let us . . ." and "Acorn"
Dies: PTI "Tag Sale #4"and "Rustic Wreath"

Craft-Dee BowZ--anything goes with handmade bow
Cards Galore--anything goes
Pattie's Creations #139--shades of autumn
Divas That Cut--inspiration photo (inspired by those pumpkins and colors in the photo on the left)

Dare 2B Artzy--fall colors
Crafting by Designs--anything goes
Sugar Pea Designs #36--sketch

If You Give a Crafter a Cookie #79--inspiration photo (inspired by the pumpkins)

Brown Sugar #271--orange, brown and green
Creative Inspirations #282--autumn/halloween
Cute Card Thursday #499--circles
Time Out Challenge #94--inspiration photo (inspired by the orange pumpkins)
YNS #75--inspiration photo (inspired by the pumpkins and the color combo)

Alphabet Challenge--P is for Pumpkin
Gem of a Challenge #205--spots or stripes or Halloween
Sweet Stampers--autumn or Halloween
Make It Monday #300--Build a wreath


Loose Stitches said...

Beautiful card Heather, love the image and design!
Hugs, Sherry x
Loose Stitches and Unraveled Threads

Rene said...

This is lovely! I love fall! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations. Good luck,

Jonnece said...

I love the design format of your card, well done. Look forward to seeing more. Thanks for joining us at 'If you give a crafter a cookie'. Jonnece DT

Donna said...

This is fabulous, the way you added the acorns and ribbon to highlight the pumpkin is perfect! Have a great day!

Patti J said...

Love that pumpkin! It's one of my favorite RI Stamps! Beautifully done-thanks for sharing!

Michelle N. said...

I really like the wreath surrounding your focal point-It sets off that gorgeous pumpkin! Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva's this month!

maria f. said...

Such a beautiful card. That is a pretty pumpkin. And I love the torn layer of tissue paper(?) for a mat.

artful-notions said...

Wow, did you ever hit a lot of challenges with this beauty! Total loveliness with the pumpkin center!

Glittered Paws said...

So pretty - I really need to get this pumpkin image - it is so versatile.

Joyce said...

This is such a pretty card. Love how you used a pumpkin to make what also looks like an ornament. Thanks so much for playing along at Time Out.

Arlene said...

I like the pumpkin inside the wreath. I do love that pumpkin too. So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

Kuni said...

Wonderful card and great colors.
Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge and i hope to see you again.

Pattie G said...

This is perfect for our current challenge “Shades of Autumn” at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
Thanks for joining us…
Artist and Owner

joy said...

Two of my favorite Repeat Impressions stamps are the pumpkin with the vine and the acorn (they are soooo cute) Great card!

Deanne Saunders said...

Beautiful 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

Isobel said...

Great project thank you for joining the challenge at

Betty Wright said...

Love all the details! Fantastic design!

Emma said...

What a fab card, thank you for joining us at The Alphabet Challenge for our ‘P for Pumpkins’ Challenge, hope to see you again. Emma DT x

Kerin said...

Very pretty fall card! Thanks for joining us at SugarPea Designs!

Gerrina said...

A real warm and soo Autumn card! Love the background! Thank you for joining us at TIME OUT!

Cheri said...

Hands down, it's my favorite pumpkin stamp too, Heather and I LOVE how you used it here. Your card design is stunning and you nailed this inspiration.

Laurie Unger said...

Wonderful job on the challenge this week! Love this pumpkin!

Ardyth said...

Gorgeous autumn-themed card! Thanks for joining us at SugarPea Designs!

Gail said...

Adorable autumn card! Love the cute little bow! Thanks for joining us at Craft-Dee BowZ! --Gail

~amy~ said...

So pretty! It doesn't get much better than pumpkins and acorns!
Thanks for joining us for the SugarPea Designs Mix it Up Challenge!

Elizabeth Hart said...

Love how you framed out the cute pumpkin!! Thanks so much for joining us this time at Pattie's Creations Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

Marlene Bonetti said...

A very pretty fall card, dear Heather!
Thanks for sharing your work with us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge. Please come back again soon!
Hugs Marlene