Saturday, October 1, 2011

I Hoot for You!

Hoot!  Hoot!
A darling "Quirky Owl" from Doodle Pantry. Time to check out their new releases.
 Some Christmas and holiday ones are also available and they are super cute!
And, they always come with the cutest darn sentiments too!
That is why I am lucky to be a guest designer for a
second month in a row for Doodle Pantry and create with these cute images.

The Creative Details:
Image and  Sentiment: Doodle Pantry
Colors: Copic Markers orange, apricot, toner grey, cool grey,
garnet, leaf green willow, sand
Embellishments: grosgrain ribbon, felt leaves, buttons,
 pearls, stickles (diamond), bakers twine
Technique: Side Stair Step, paper piecing, punches 

The Challenges:
Card Makin Mamas - fancy folds
Catch the Bug (Bug a Boo) - anything goes
Copic Creations - saturated colors
Crafting for all Seasons - fall
Crafty Catz - things with wings
Crafty Purple Frog - layer
Cute Card Thursday - animals
Delicious Doodles - unexpected
Dutch Dare - Bingo/paper piecing, ribbon, punch
Paper Crafting Journal - Die cuts/Punches
Pennys Paper Crafting - anything goes
Play Date Cafe - colors of wine, smudge,leather, parchment
Pixie Cottage - pop it up
Shelly's Images - Tic Tac Toe
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Top Tip Tuesday - 2 or more ribbon, twine or lace
2 Sisters Challenge - fancy folds
365 Cards - layers (at least 5)

Stay Warm Harted,


  1. Awesome creation, Elizabeth. Love you wonderful design and color choices!

  2. beautiful autumnal card!
    many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week,
    have a great weekend, Debxx

  3. aww this is just so cute love him and the colours you have used thank you for joining us at the crafty catz lindyloo x

  4. cute card, thanks for joining us at CRAFTY CATZ this week, x carol

  5. So happy to hear that you are joining us again! Your card is totally adorable! Love it! Aren't those Quirky critters the most fun? Have a great weekend - hugs :)

  6. This is adorable!!
    LOVE the fall colors!!

  7. Oh wow, do love this creation, so many wonderful elements and the adorable quirky owl. Fab job Elizabeth!!

  8. Love your step card Elizabeth! Super cute!

  9. Such a cute card! I love the felt leaves!

  10. Me too... love those felt leaves *Ü* And your coloring of the owl is awesome! Wonderful card Elizabeth!! :)

  11. Fabulous colour scheme and that image colouring is lovely. Thank you for joining us at Delicious Doodles Challenges.
    Ike xx

  12. WOW! Wonderful design Elizabeth! Everywhere I looked there was something going on! Beautifully put together! Aren't we lucky to get another month to work with these awesome designs!?


  13. Hi Elizabeth, what a cute card! Very fun fold!! your coloring adds the perfect bling!
    Hugs, Sarah

  14. Love your Quirky Owl on this very fabulous stair step card. Great use of embellishments!

  15. OMGosh this is a wonderful creation, beautiful colour theme and image , its just perfect for our challenge this week,

    thank you so much for joining us at the Crafty Catz Challenge
    Things With Wings and we hope you stop by next week and join in with the fun,

    Good Luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x

    Crafty Catz DT

  16. Elizabeth, so glad you are playing again this your step card and I have just made something using this cutie. Great designs for this month. Great job coloring your owl.

  17. Beautiful colours and those felt leaves are fab!

    Thanks for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday this week for our '2 or more Ribbons' Challenge. Don't forget if you have a Top Tip to share with us you could win another prize! Just add (TIP) after your name when you link :)

    Carol x

  18. Awwwwwwwwwww mega love this love the cute owl and lovely colours too! Thanks 4 joining us this week @ Top Tip Tuesday for our 2 Or More, Ribbon, Twine, Lace, Fabric Challenge, Don't forget you can enter up to 3 times, I hope you can come and play again soon, Hugs Samantha

  19. A lovely side step card using such fab colours.
    Thankyou for sharing this with us at Delicious Doodles' "tales of the unexpected"

  20. Such an amazing creation, love all the levels and bright colours... thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

  21. Awesome awesome step card. I have seen that adorable image...owl. You brought it to life...just wonderful! Than you for sharing at Catc The Bug this week.

  22. Beautiful card creation! I like all the fabulous details you've added.

  23. This is so fun and creative! What a great owl!!

  24. What a hoot! Great card; I am loving the rich fall colors:0)

    Thanks for playing along with us this week at Top Tip Tuesday:0)


  25. Aww...what a cutie!
    Great job and
    thanks for joining us at CFAS!
    Jani x

  26. Even more spectacular to get this creation in the mail. I love it!! xxox Alexa

  27. Gorgeous Card!! Thanks for joining us at PCJ this challenge!! Hugsxx

  28. Adorable! Thanks so much for playing along with Bugaboo at Catch the Bug!!

  29. What a gorgeous card you have made here. That owl is certainly an absolute cutie. Thank you for taking part in the Crafty Purple Frog Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (The Crafty Purple Frog Design Team Member) xxx

  30. Nice coloring on the owl! Love the card style, great job.

  31. What a sweet, festive project! Looks like you've invested a lot of time in's fabulous! Thanks for playing along with us at the Play Date Cafe!

  32. What an amazing card! Thanks for joining us at 365 Cards!!

  33. Elizabeth,
    What a cute stair step card! I love the image and how you used our theme at Dutch Dare Card Challenge.
    Pattie ♥

  34. What a super fun card--love the stair step, love that owl, and your details!! BEAUTIFULLY done:) Thanks so much for joining in the fun and playing along with us over at the PDCC:)

  35. Just fabulous the owl is so perfect on your design and loving the colours. Thanks for joining us over at TCPFC Love Chanelle xxx

  36. What a great project - love it

    thanks for joining in with our challenge at Delicious Doodles