Happy Halloween from the Cats!

Hello All!

 

Having Fun with my Halloween Cards!

 

Here’s another one!

 

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Love this one!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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This looks like one of the Cats, my neighbor has!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES TO MAKE THIS CARD:

CARDSTOCK:

Basic Black- base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

2″ X 2.25″ to punch out the black cat

Pumpkin Pie- 2″ x 2.25″ to punch out the orange cat

Crushed Curry- front panel, 4″ x 5.25″

Whisper White- inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″

DSP:

Toil & Trouble- side front panel, 2″ x 5.25″

STAMP SETS:

Teeny Tiny Wishes- greeting

Itty Bitty Greetings- inside sentiment

INK:

Memento Tuxedo Black- greeting, inside sentiment

EXTRAS:

White gel pen for eyes on black cat, black pen for eyes on orange cat

 

Here is my Card again!

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This cat reminds me of the one on the TV show, Sabrina!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Kitty Love to you ALL!

 

Halloween Tonic!

Hello All!

Another Halloween Card made with a piece from

my Tim Holtz Halloween Ephemera!

Here’s a peek at that package, again!

 

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Here is my Card!

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Not a Tonic, but a Toxin!!!

 

Here is the inside of my Card!

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Simple and Fun!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Basic Black- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Whisper White- front and inside panels, 4″ x 5.25″

STAMP SET:

Spooky Fun- retired, inside sentiment

INK:

Memento Tuxedo Black- inside sentiment

DSP:

Country Lane- front piece, 2″ x 5.25″   inside strip, .75″ x 4″

ACCESSORIES:

Tim Holtz Halloween Ephemera- greeting, skeleton, two little signs inside

 

Here is the card front once more!

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Love this! Too Funny!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Tonic Only to you ALL!

 

A Humerus Halloween!

Hello Everyone!

Welcome Back for a peek at today’s Card!

No Challenge, just a card I made for Halloween!

I received a pack of some Halloween Ephemera

by Tim Holtz!

Here is a picture of that Halloween Ephemera pack!

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So many pieces in the bag! I only used one on this Card!

 

Here is my Card!

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I have a couple of retired Halloween stamp sets…

…one I used to make the top hat, cane and bow tie!

Too Funny!

 

I love the tongue in cheek greeting!

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That face looks like Jeff Dunham’s, Akmed! LOL!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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Here, I employed the other stamp set!

 

STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Gorgeous Grape- base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″

Whisper White- front and inside panels, 4″ x 5.25″

DSP:

Toil & Trouble- front strip sown left side, 1.5″ x 5.25″

inside strip, .25″ x 5.25″

STAMP SETS:

Mr. Funny Bones- greeting, hat, bow tie, and cane

Spooky Fun- inside sentiment, spider and web, bats

INKS:

Memento Tuxedo Black- greeting, inside sentiment, spider, web, bats, top hat, cane

Gorgeous Grape- bow tie

ACCESSORIES:

Tim Holtz Halloween Ephemera- skeleton

 

Here’s my card again!

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This reminds me of that Mel Brooks Comedy, Young Frankenstein.

Instead of Frankenstein, my Skeleton is “Puttin’ On The Ritz”! LOL!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Humerus Fun to you ALL!

A Woodsman’s Birthday!

Hello Everyone!

A great thing about stamping is that there are many inspirational cards

out there in’ Web Land’ to Copy and Share Everything! (CASE)

Today’s Card I CASE’d from a fellow Pals Crafter, Marcy Dorsch.

 

Here is Marcy’s Card!

A buffalo plaid card from Marcy Dorsch

Cute, isn’t it?

I had to make one for my Brother’s Birthday next month!

 

Here is my take on Marcy’s Card!

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My buttons are different, and so is my greeting…I used what I had!

I also threaded my buttons with Linen Thread.

 

Here is the inside of my Card!

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I fringed the ends to make it look like a flannel throw!

 

Here’s a Close up of the fringed end!

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Stinkin’ Cute! Right? I know my Brother will Love it!

 

FOR THE CARDMAKER, HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

Unless noted, all items are from Stampin’Up!

CARDSTOCK:

Basic Black- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ scored @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Real Red- front panel, 4″ x 5.25″    inside piece, 1 5/8″ x 4″    front mat, 2.75″ x 1.50″

pocket, 3″ x 3.50″

Whisper White- inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″     greeting piece, 2 5/8″ x 1 5/8″

STAMP SET:

Buffalo Check Background Stamp- front panel and pocket panel, inside piece

Perennial Birthday- greeting, inside sentiment

INK:

Memento Tuxedo Black Stamp Pad- Buffalo Check, Greeting, Inside Sentiment

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting machine

Pocket Framelits- to cut out pocket

ACCESSORIES:

True Gentleman Buttons- 3 buttons

Linen Thread- to thread the buttons

Fringe Scissors- retired, to fringe the inside piece

 

Here is my Card again!

 

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Mr. Hubster totally liked this Card! Mr. Hubster Approved!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Flannel Love to you ALL!

Fall Anniversary Wishes for HSSC300

Hello Everyone!

Today’s Card is a Photo Inspiration Challenge

from…Hand Stamped Sentiments Challenge # 300  (HSSC300)

 

Here is the Challenge!

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Many Fall Inspirations!

 

Here is my Card!

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I Love that Buffalo Check blanket!

I took a piece of Pumpkin Pie Cardstock and stamped with the

new Buffalo Check Background Stamp!

 

Here is the simple inside of my Card!

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I used Mini Glue Dots to adhere the leaves to

the front of the Card and the inside of the Card!

 

FOR THE CARDMAKER, HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Whisper White Thick- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ scored @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Pumpkin Pie- for the check blanket

Early Espresso- chair

Crumb Cake- 1 large and  2 small leaves

Mango Melody- 1 front and 1 inside leaves

Cajun Craze- 1 front leaf

STAMP SETS:

Buffalo Check Background Check- blanket

Itty Bitty Greetings- greeting

Suite Sentiments- inside sentiment

INKS:

Memento Tuxedo Black- for the Buffalo Check

Early Espresso- greeting, inside sentiment

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting and dry embossing machine

Seasonal Layers Thinlits- chair, all leaves

Fringe Scissors- retired, to fringe the blanket

 

Here is my Card, again!

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This card makes me want to grab a blanket and sit outside

and stare at all the colors of Fall around me!

Aah, it is in the 70’s here now!

Hurricane Michael ushered in cool weather here.

The day before it was muggy and hot…the day after cooler weather!

Until the next Post…Blessings and Fall Love to you ALL!

 

Warm Wishes for TSOT381

Hello All!

Today’s Card is a Christmas Card for

Try Stamping On Tuesday #381

A Sketch Challenge

TSOT 381-Optional Theme-thread twine ribbon

The Optional Theme: Thread, Twine, or Ribbon

 

Here is my Card!

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I used the Optional theme of Ribbon…Leaf Ribbon!

It’s the first time I used this Ribbon! I cut each piece to 4″ and

to adhere, I put a Mini Glue Dot behind each leaf!

 

Here is the inside of my Card!

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Plenty of clean space for signing and a personal note!

 

FOR THE CARDMAKER, HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Whisper White Thick- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ scored @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

front greeting panel- 2″ x 2″      inside panel- 3.75″ x 5″

Call Me Clover- greeting mat, 2.25″ x 2.25″        DSP mat, 2.75″ x 4.25″

inside mat, 4″ x 5.25″

Copper Foil Sheet- small piece, .25″ x 1″

DSP:

Animal Expedition- 2 5/8″ x 4″

STAMP SETS:

First Frost- greeting and flower bud

Nature Sings- inside sentiment and pine sprig

INK:

Call Me Clover- greeting, flower, inside sentiment, pine sprig

ACCESSORIES:

Call Me Clover Leaf Ribbon- 2 pieces cut to 4″ each

 

Here is the Card, once again!

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Another Christmas Card for the Stash!!!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Warm Wishes to you ALL!

A Dashing Deer for 52CCT40!

Hello Folks!

Welcome Back to Another Challenge Card!

The Challenger is a Color Challenge from

52 Christmas Card Throwdown #40

52CCDT40

 

Here is the Challenge!

52CCT40-October colours-Silver

 

 

Here is my Card!

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I made two different versions of this Card…Mr. Hubster

liked this one better of the two Cards!

 

Here is the one I liked!

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This one is my favorite!

 

Here is how I stamped the inside, of the Cards!

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Loving this Deer!

I have a Buck that travels through my backyard, he’s a

four-pointer and looking like he’s growing 2 more points…will have

to use the binoculars to get a better look!

 

FOR THE CARDMAKERS, THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Whisper White- card base, 8.5″ X 5.5″ scored @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

circle- 2.5″ X 2.5″

Silver Foil Sheet- 3″ X 4″ for deer     2.5″ x 2.5″ for the scallop circle

Vellum Sheet- punch 2 sprigs out of 2.5″ x 4″ piece

DSP:

Frosted Floral Specialty DSP- front panel, 4″ x 5.25″ (both Cards)

STAMP SETS:

Itty Bitty Greetings- masked off bottom half to get only the ‘best wishes’ for the greeting

First Frost- inside sentiment

Dashing Deer- inside deer

INK:

Memento Tuxedo Black- greeting, inside sentiment, inside deer

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting machine

Detailed Deer Framelits- deer cut out on front

ACCESSORIES:

Foil Snowflakes- retired, background for circle

Pool Party Shimmer Ribbon- across card front

Silver Metallic Edge Ribbon- for the second card!

Jewels Basic Rhinestones- scattered across card front

 

Here is the Card, again!

 

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Mr. Hubster really liked this Card the Best!

But this is the one I will submit for the Challenge!

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All in Silver! I Love this one!

 

Until the Next Post…Blessings and Best Wishes to you ALL!