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Monday, September 28, 2009

I'm Thankful For My Family/Autumn Blessings

Good Morning Everyone...Happy Monday! I know this sounds crazy but I love Mondays, (second only to Fridays though) but it sets the stage for the rest of the week!

Here's a couple of Autumn cards, both using Cutting Cafe Printable Stamp...Of course! I had so much fun making these and Regina makes it so easy! For this 1st one, I used the Bountiful Blessings and the Thankful for My Family from the Autumn Days Printable Stamp Set that I re sized and re colored then cut with a circle/scallop Nestibility, pierced the scallops with a paper piercer and pop dotted the layers. I attached a backward L shape to the background and added ribbon. The leaves were cut and inked with Cuttlebug Fall Leaves set that I put an eyelet on and attached it using craft yarn. The "dots" in the corner were cut with the Cuttlebug 3x3 Party die.

This second one I re sized and re colored the Autunm Blessing from the When I Count My Blessings...I count You Twice Printable Stamps Set and printed directly on the background layer, scored it with ScorPal then embossed with with Quickuts Diamond and Dots embossing folder then added square metal brads. I added a ribbon bow. The leaves were cut and inked using the Cuttlebug Fall Leaves set and attached to an oval/scallop Nestibility.
That's it for today! Thanks for stopping by, hope you enjoy your visit. The only way I'll know you stopped by is for you to leave a comment so won't you please take a moment to let me know you were here! Enjoy your day!


craftieodamae said...

Both cards are gorgeous!! You are the first person I have ever heard say they liked Mondays LOL!

Kaye's Crafty Place said...

Kelly these are both just beautiful, love the leaves, the colours just stunning.

Kaye x

Rachel said...

My Gosh how BEAUTIFUL are these cards!!! you have done a beautiful job kelly! Ok now see i want the cuttlebug leaves, i thought i could go without until i visited you. lol~ Fabulous job as always Kelly. :0)

Rachel said...

Kelly, i keep meaning to tell you i LOVE your Autumn background to your blog, very beautiful. I keep saying next post i will tell her and then i forget. lol
Have a Great Day!

Migdalia said...

Awesome! Luv them both! You always do stunning cards!

Ilonka said...

hi Kelly what a wonderful card
Fantastic the colours.

Hugs ilonka

Beth said...

Beautiful card!! The leaves are gorgeous!!! TFS

Kaymin Kantina said...

Gorgeous Kelly!! Love those leaves!
Hugs & Happy Days!

Amy said...

I absolutely LOVE what you did with the leaves. They look like they came right from the tree. I'm going to try this with my cricut. Awesome JOB!!

Fe-Fe said...

I've just spent the last 30 mins lost in your blog. I came across your blog after doing a Google search for some Halloween card inspiration using the Cuttlebug. Your cards are gorgeous and you have a lovely style.

Thank you for sharing!

Happy crafting.
Fe x

Pinklady50 said...

Wow, Kelly, how gorgeous are these? You did a fabulous job! So totally creative and better than Hallmark. I give them 5 stars!

eunice said...

Beautiful Thanksgiving cards, Kelly! Loved how you inked your leaves (with a stamp pad?)the colors make them look so realistic!