Friday, September 27, 2013

A Special Thanks

Good Evening or actually Early Morning :)
I needed a card for someone special that has gone above and beyond for our family so...
I have spent this evening playing with some
Close to My Heart paper - Baby Cakes and a great tutorial 
Criss Cross Fold Card
Here is what I have come up with.
I used CTMH BabyCakes Paper, Kraft paper and assorted Inks
Burlap Ribbon, Arbor Wooden Shapes
Harvest Happiness C1463
Who's Your Valentine D1548
Whimsy Stamps Treasured Moments Tickets
Sizzix Canadian shapes
Everything else is from my stash :)
I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:
Wednesdays Creative Impressions - Favorite Stamp brand #233 I love CTMH Whimsy Stamps Tickets and stamps are a very close second.
Loves Rubber Stamps - #71 Show us Fall colors
Friends of Speedy - #91 Animals
Die Cutting Divas - #134 Fall colors Use a die cut (Maple leafs)
Artistic Stampers - Autumn 
Card a day - Autumn*
Creative Shopping - #7 Autumn Leaves
Oozak - #22 Fall
Sarah Hurley - #84 Autumn Glow
Crafty Little Fairies - Autumn Colors
An Inky Situation - #10 Owls
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  1. Love the card and the reminder about criss cross cards. Such cheery papers and a cute owl. Thanks for playing our FOSTV animal challenge.

  2. Love the criss cross card, thanks for playing at Crafty Little Fairies. I have some candy and would love you to hop over

  3. Lovely card, Carmen. Always love this style; it's so fun to pull out the surprise inside! Thanks so much for playing along at the Card A Day Blog!!

    Christine - CDAC DT

  4. sweet card, sure hope your weekend is fab!

    enjoy *~*

  5. Cute card, love that little owl.
    Thanks for joining us at Card A Day Blog.
    Cindy F

  6. Wow this is such a fun project! I love all the papers you used, and the owl is so cute! Thanks for joining us at the Oozak challenge!


  7. Lovely fall cards ! thanks for joining us at The Artistic Stamper's September Challenge and good luck !

  8. I love your creation! It is so beautiful. Thanks for following DDDC and adding the blogcandy with a link to DDCC. The first challenge will start on 1st October 2013. Hope you will join. The blogcandy will be drawn also. Goodluck! Hugs, Cindy

  9. Great autumn coloured card, thanks for joining in at CLF
    Hugs Kelly

  10. This is a very nice creation - love the color choices of your card - thanks for linking up at FOSTV this week - I wish you the best in the draw - Gail FOSTV DT

  11. This is a fab gift card holder!! :) :)
    Thanks for joining us @ Loves Rubberstamps for our Fall Colors challenge!! :) :)

  12. Klasse gewerkelt. Danke daß du bei der Kreativeinkauf-Challenge mitmachst.
    LG Dreja

  13. Fantastic card, thanks for joining us over at Sarah Hurley this month.
    C xx

  14. Very pretty card! Love the sweet little owl ! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  15. What a cute card! Love that owl and the papers you chose are so pretty! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week! We hope you will play along with us again soon!

  16. Nicely done. Thanks for joining us at LRS.

  17. Thank you for Linking Up at An Inky Situation. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
    An Inky Situation Page on Facebook
    :) Janis
    Shop Stampin' Up! with me

  18. Gorgeous card, love your colours and layout, thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations, hugs, Sarah x

  19. Super cute card. Thanks for joining the Autumn Glow challenge with Sarah Hurley. Jx

  20. Eine tolle Karte hast du da gewerkelt....
    Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme am Kreativeinkauf-Challengeblog.

    LG, Ilonka