Thursday, September 3, 2015

Autumn Thank You Card

Howdy Crafters:
I had fun creating this Autumn Thank you card using various dies and embossing folder - love using the twine and ribbon on creations - thanks for stopping by! Have a blessed day!

White cardstock for base
Leaf patterned paper for mat
Scor-Pal - to score the card
Cuttlebug - used for embossing and die cutting
Poppystamps - Rustic Wagon I made my wagon a bit larger than the die by adding extra Cardstock- then running it through the wood embossing folder to give it a rustic look - distressing with ink
Poppystamps - Woodland Fawn
Poppystamps -Brevilla House
MemoryBox - Wrought Iron Fence
Mixed Fruit
Tall Birch
Sizzix small tag
Embossing Folders:
Tim Holtz Alterations Wood - used on Wagon top
Sizzix Fall Set Embossing - using pumpkins - fussy cut
Black Texture for houses and fences
Kraft for wagon, wheels, and deer
White for tag
Red for apples
Designer Pattern Orange Lawn Fawn for 2 pumpkins on wagon
White cardstock for pumpkin on ground and one on wagon - colored with Spectrum Noir Markers
Black Sharpie to highlight apples
Inks used:
Studio G brown for front pumpkin on wagon
Powderpuff Chalking Ink Amaretto for distressing  2 pumpkins connected on wagon
Vintage Photo distress ink for coloring Ribbon
Snug Hug seam binding ribbon - created by me using water and Distress Ink Vintage  Photo
PowderPuff Chalking Ink Green with Envy used on tag to distress and distressing along bottom of card
Brown & White Twine by DL.ART - you can purchase at her store - Click HERE
Metal Leaf Brad
Paint chip used to cut birch tree
Glossy Accents, glue gun
Pop up Tape

I would like to share with these challenges:
September CHN Patterned Paper September UE
September Sweet Stamps AG UE
September PoppyStamps - Autumn Splendor UE
Simon Says Work it Wednesday 2 of 3
PDE Linky Party AG U3 
Word Art Wednesday AG with Sentiment 3 of 5 ends 9/8 
Penny's Crafty Creation Use a Sentiment 3 of 3 
Crafting by Designs AG 3 of 3 
Simon Says Wednesday - Make It Colorful 2 of 5 
Simon Says Monday - Trio Colors 5 of 5 ~ 9/6
DRS Designs - #190 Have holes in your project - wagon wheels - houses, fences all with die cuts UE 9/9
Scrappy Land Challenge #25 UE 9/13 Click Here to purchase - Wrought Iron Fence


  1. I'm so glad to be seeing some fall cards popping up here and there, Gail - love those bright oranges! Thanks for sharing this with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  2. Wow Gail, amazing scene you have created, loving all your beautiful details and colours.
    Thank you for joining us over on poppystamps challenge blog.
    Hugs Pam x

  3. Lovely fall card. Your bow is beautiful

  4. Awesome design, I love the street scape and the pumpkins by the fence. Thank you for joining our blog challenge at

  5. Wonderful card- very creative. Love the whole scene...thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty.

  6. I just love this new twist of using the houses and the pumpkins in a terrific fall scene! This could be adapted into a creepy Halloween scene too! Great color and design! Thanks for playing along with us over at Poppystamps in our Autumn Splendor Challenge!
    Take care!

  7. So good to see Fall creeping in. Your card is very creative. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
    Margaret, DT

  8. Look at all those fun embellishments! Fun autumn card! Thanks for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday this week, hope you'll join us next week for our 200th challenge!!

  9. Another stunning creation from you, Gail! On this card, I really enjoyed seeing how you combined so many different die-cuts so skillfully! It has a great energy to it and I love how you created a scene. What a great bow, too, made from gorgeous ribbon! Thank you for sharing your work with us here at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!

  10. Beautiful layered card!!! It is so creative! Thank you for playing along with us at Poppystamps this month.

  11. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.

  12. Gail your card is spectacular. So much eye candy! I think my favorite part is the wagon and the pumpkins that are hitching a ride. Thanks so much for entering the Poppystamps Monthly Challenge. Happy crafting!

  13. Gorgeous! The leaf background reminds me of a stone wall and it works so great with the black wrought iron and houses! Wonderful embellishments too!

  14. Gail this is super cool! Love the die cuts (especially the wagon), all the details, and the layers. Great card and we are so glad you shared it with us in the DRS Designs Challenge! Hugz

  15. What an adorable scene you have created! I love the wagon with the pumpkins and apples! It really screams fall! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge #25!

  16. Your fall card is adorable! Love the wagon with all the pumpkins. So glad you shared it with us for the Scrapy Land Challenge.

  17. Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at PP xx Jan

  18. Hi Gail! Gorgeous card with loads and loads of details! This has such a wonderful feel to it!


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