Saturday, October 8, 2011

Nuts for You

Here is a "Just Because" card.
Just send it on to a friend for fun or just because - no reason is needed.
And, this week at Pile it On (beginning Sunday October 9th) the theme is
"just because." Our fabulous sponsor this week is Nikki Silvils.
 The lush fall papers used on this card are from her fabulous paper line.
The Creative Details:
Image: Amuse Art Stamps
Sentiment: Amuse Art Stamps
Papers: Fall related papers from Nikki Silvils
Colors: Copic Markers in sand and hazelnut
Embellishments: Ribbon, gems, felt acorn, die cut leaf
Tools: Border punch, scalloped circle punch,

The Challenges:
ABC Challenge - anything goes
Anything Goes Challenge - die cuts, punches or both
C.R.A.F.T - bright colors
Creative Stamp Friends - fall
Crafty Boots - animal
Forever Friends - animal and a sentiment
Moving Along with the Times - leaves
PaperTake Weekly - anything goes
Paper Play - autumn
Paper Variety - forest animals
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Pixie Cottage - fall fun
Raise the Bar - furry friends
Ribbon Carousel - anything goes
Scrap Affair - photo/colors
Stamp, Scrap, Doodle - things that are round
Stamps R Us - fall

Stay Warm Harted,


  1. what a fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Penny's for our anything goes challenge. :-) Amy

  2. Great fall motif on this card. I love that adorable squirrel and cute sentiment. This is a really fabulous card with all the elements you have added.

  3. Fantastic card love the design and image.
    Thank you for joining us at C.R.A.F.T Challenge this week with this wonderful creation.
    Betty x x

    GDT for the month of October at C.R.A.F.T

  4. Oh great colors, superb creation ! Thanks for you participation at Scrap Affair Challenge !

  5. Fabulous Autumn card love the rich colours.
    Thanks for joining us at Papertake weekly.
    Angie x

  6. What a super sweet little card Elizabeth, lovely autumnal colours. Thanks so much for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck! Pami x

  7. Fab card which really sums up this time of year.

    Thanks for playing along with us at Crafty Boots Challenge.


  8. Oh my! You totally kicked butt on combing challenges! Way to go!
    Really wonderful the fall accents!
    I love PIO, glad to hear of your great sponsor!
    Thanks for sharing at ABC!


  9. Lovely autumnal colours, thanks for playing at anything goes this week trace x

  10. What a cute fall card! Thanks for playing along with us at Raise the Bar!

  11. Fab card I'm lovin that squirrel and his nuts! lol

    Thanks for sharing it with us at MAWTT this week and good luck for the challenge

    Hugs Laurie x

  12. I'm "nuts" for the layers of ribbon. Also love the paper and the way you colored the squirrel so that he matches the paper perfectly. Almost as though his image was cut out from the beautiful background paper. Great job.

  13. Love the autumn theme! Thanks for joining us at A Scrap Affair Challenge! Shelly ;)

  14. What a sweet card.
    Thanks for joining us at the Creative Stamp Friends.
    xx Sandra

  15. Wow, this is really stunning! Thanks for joining our Fall Fun challenge at The Pixie Cottage! Hugs, Karen

    P.S. I've Christmas Candy on my blog!

  16. A really great card you have made. I like all the layers, the bow and the very sweet motiv.

    Thanks for joining us at Kreative Stempelfreunde/Creatie Stamp Friends "Autumn Colour" challenge.
    Hugs, Nina.

  17. Very nice card - thank you for joining Scrap Affair Challenge @->-