Sunday, November 1, 2015

Autumn/Fall Lantern

Tea Light on
Howdy Crafters!  Here is Lantern #3 - with a Fall Theme. To view my Halloween Lantern - Click HERE - to view my Christmas Lantern Click HERE - To get instructions from Lea's You Tube Video so you can create your own lantern - Click HERE - Thanks for stopping by & have a blessed day! ~ Gail ~
DCWV Orange Textured Cardstock - Two 12x12 sheets are need to create the base
Lea [thank you for this tutorial]  - for Lea's Lantern Tutorial  - Click HERE
Cardstock used: Kraft [2 shades]- Designer - Yellow - Evergreen - Brown - White - Black- Orange
Front of Fall Lantern

Die Cuts used:
Poppy Stamps Die Window - Kraft Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Die - Awning - Designer Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Flower Box - Dark Brown Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Wildflower Patch - Yellow & Green Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Lacey Curtain Die - White Cardstock - also has embossing
Poppy Stamp Die Patient Pup- Black Cardstock
Poppy Stamp Die  Antique Lamp Post- Black Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Die Pinpoint Pumpkins - Orange Cardstock
Poppy Stamps Falling for You Die and Stamp Set - Pumpkins - Cuttlebug Swiss Dot Folder - Orange Cardstock - Rangers Archival Black Ink
Memory Box Tall Birch - Kraft Cardstock - Distressed with Brown Ink
Memory Box Wrought Iron Fence - Black Cardstock
Memory Box Deer Trio - Kraft Cardstock  - Distressed with Brown Ink
Memory Box Plush Bow - Brown Cardstock
TH Sizzix Magnetic Wreath Die - DP
Cardz TV Stamp Sentiment - Rangers Archival Black Ink 
Sizzix Tag Die - White cardstock - Memory Box Deer Trio - Kraft Cardstock- Pop Up Tape
Polk-a-Dot Ribbon - Leaves were cut from Designer Cardstock
Stickers from Scrap Box - some flat and some 3-D - Autumn Sticker with Glitter
Gold Cording for hanger - from deceased MIL from her Christmas Stash
Score Tape, Scor-Pal, Cuttlebug, Tea-Light

This photo shows the lamp post under awning

It would be an honor to enter these challenges:
CHN Patterned Challenge Nov 30 UE -wreath & awning are Designer Pattern Paper 
Just Keep on Creating Nov 30
Dies R Us Fall 1/3 Nov 13
Digistamps4Joy AG or Autumn 1/3 Nov 20
Poppy Stamps #14 Nov 29 UE
Outside the Box Memory Box #6 - Glitter Autumn Sticker UE
Sweet Stamps Nov 30 
613 Avenue #148 AG 1/3 Nov 7 
DRS Designs  UE/That is Tasty/Pumpkins Nov 4
Mary Cardz TV #4 - 3-D Project with Pumpkin3/3
Glitter N Sparkle AG 1/3 Nov 7
Show it Off Saturday 1E Nov 7
QKR Stampede Harvest Colors #163 2/3
Cute Card Thurs - Sparkles - The Autumn Sticker has glitter/tea light Nov 4
The Sisterhood of Crafters Fall is in the Air 3/3 - Nov 7
Scrapy Land Embossing with die cut UE Nov 1 Cuttlebug Swiss Dot Folder
The Divas' that Cut - Warm and Cozy - nothing like a nice flickering lantern in a dark room to give you that warm and cozy feeling 1/4 Nov 28


  1. Gail these lanterns you make are just too cool, I love all the little details you include, they are all a work of art and so unique. Thanks so much for sharing your lantern at Anything goes, Just keep on creating, November link-up

  2. WOW what a clever creation Gail! Bet it looks awesome at night! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘FALL’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)

  3. Brilliant idea! This lantern house is absolutely gorgeous! So many lovely details and it even has the awning! Great!

  4. I feel warm and cozy. Terrific project.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  5. Great project!! Thank you for sharing it!!

  6. This is amazing! Thanks for joining the "FALL" challenge at Dies R Us!

  7. A fun project, Gail! Thanks for joining us in the Scrapy Land Challenge! Hope to see your pretty projects again.
    happiness and hugs,
    {Creative Smiles}

  8. What a Wonderful creation. So much fun and your tea light makes it look extra special...Thank you so much for joining us this week at
    QKR Stampede.

  9. Wow, love this! great work, well done and good luck!
    Hugs, Jackie

  10. Love the charming scenes on each side of your lantern! You are definitely on a roll with the lantern projects! Thanks for joining us at Poppystamps.

  11. This is so cool! Love the deer side so much and it looks gorgeous with the light on. Awesome creation, Gail. Thanks for sharing it with us in the DRS Designs Challenge! Hugz

  12. Gail beautiful work
    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    Hope to see you again and goodluck


  13. Very nice. Thanks for sharing with us at and good luck in the challenge!

  14. very beautiful !
    Thank you for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.

  15. Wonderful creation Gail, beautiful scenes on each side of your lantern, will look beautiful light up at Christmas.
    thank you for joining us over on Poppystamp challenge blog.
    Pam x

  16. What a fantastic project, I love this idea. Thanks for joining the Diecut Divas Warm and Cosy Challenge. Cathie DT

  17. How stinkin' creative!!!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Outside the Box. hugs, :)

  18. This is a wonderful creation with great attention to detail and perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES with an optional twist of AUTUMN’’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  19. Gail these are amazing! I love the details on each side, and that they light up! You're making me feel like a little kid again - just so delighted by this!

  20. What beautiful projects! Thank you so much for participating in our glitter challenge this month.


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~