Sunday, September 17, 2017

Hero Arts Grateful Leaves

The challenge from LeAnne at The Paper Players is:

For my Clean and Simple fall card I decided to use Cheery Lynn's new Acorn's and Leaves die set. 

I picked some fall plaid paper and cut out a CL stitched rectangle. Then I chose a few colors from the plaid and cut out my leaves.

I tied them together with some twine and adhered them onto the plaid rectangle. Then I added a sentiment from Hero Arts called "Grateful Leaves"at the bottom. I left lots of white space, and added no extra embellishments, even though I really,really wanted to add some enamel dots.....LOL!

I hope you will join us!

Paper: SU, Lawn Fawn
Ink: SU black
Stamps: Hero Arts Grateful leaves
Dies: Cheery Lynn stitched rectangles, Acorns and Leaves
other: twine

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Friday, September 15, 2017

Cheery Lynn Give Thanks Blog Hop....15% off store wide sale!!!

Hi everyone!

Welcome to Cherry Lynn's Give Thanks Blog Hop!

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 If you arrived from Cheryl's Blog  you are on the right track.  If not, head on back to the Cheery Lynn Designs Blog  and start from the beginning so you don't miss any of the terrific projects. 

There will be a $20 prize giveaway for one random person who comments and answers the questions on the Cheery Lynn blog!

ALSO... 15% off store wide sale from September 15th - September 22nd!!!!

I used some of Cherry Lynn's new fall leaves on my card for the hop called Acorns and Leaves. This set is AWESOME!

B901 - Acorns and Leaves Package Art

I love all the pieces...they are great for making fall arrangements. 

The Whimsical Owl is fun for so many types of cards; graduation, back to school,birthday's and here I used it for fall. I love the detail on this die!

I backed everything onto a nesting doll circle
Then I stamped my sentiment and added a few glittery enamel dots.

Here's a list of the dies I used:

Thanks so much for stopping by today! 

Your next stop on the blog hop is back to Cheery Lynn's Blog.

 Have fun!

Entering this at:

Stamp Ink Paper (CAS fall)

Word Art Wednesday (anything goes)

Dies R Us "Fancy Corners" Challenge

Hi everyone!

The challenge at Dies R Us is "Fancy Corners!" 

Grab our Badge!

What a fun idea for a challenge, and a new one for me. I had fun looking at my dies trying to find some with fancy dancy corners. I finally decided this die from Cheery Lynn would do perfectly!

It's called Fiona's Magic Mirror, and I think the corners are very fancy. Actually I think it all looks fancy so I turned it into a wedding card. I turned the Christmas Bells from Cheery Lynn into wedding bells. The only embellishment I added was one pearl. 

I can't wait to see the cards you all make will be fun to see what everyone comes up with for corners!

Cheery Lynn Christmas Bell

Thanks for stopping by!

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Cheery Lynn Let it Snow set

Hi everyone!

It's been SO hot this week I felt like singing, "let is snow, let it snow, let it snow" while I was making this card!

I'm not really ready for snow yet, but I sure have had lots of fun making Christmas and winter themed cards with Cheery Lynn's new die release. One of my faves is the "Let it snow" sentiment. I cut it out in some white glitter paper, you can get a better look here:

The snowflake is layered with CL's Snowflake #2, emboss and cut snowflake, and a star from the Let it Snow set.

I backed it all on a stitched rectangle.

I'm entering this at:

Merry Monday ( Let it Snow Hallmark movie)

Double D Challenge (glitter paper)

Have a great day!

Paper: SU, glitter paper
Dies: Cheery Lynn Snowflake #2, Emboss and cut snowflake, stitched rectangle, let it snow set

Sunday, September 10, 2017

The Paper Players Color Challenge

Hi everyone!

Jaydee has a new color challenge for us at The Paper Players:

 Pink Pirouette, Pear Pizzazz, Silver and White!

I've been on a roll making Christmas cards the last few weeks, so I decided to make one for this challenge too. I started out with some Cheery Lynn dies from their new release..the Classic Christmas Tree and the fun Snow Day Bear. I think he's so cute on his sled! I dressed him in a green plaid scarf and hat.

I backed him on a Cheery Lynn pierced circle, stamped the sentiment from Elizabeth Crafts, and added a pierced snowflake from My Favorite Things. The last thing I did was to add a few sparkly pink enamel dots for Stampin' Up.

Be sure to check out the rest of the Paper Players Design Team!

I hope you will join us!

Paper: SU, DP
Ink: SU black
Stamps: Elizabeth Craft Designs Winter Sentiments
Dies:Cheery Lynn Snow Day Bear, Classic Christmas Tree,Pierced Circles,MFT pierced snowflakes
Other: SU enamel dots

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Happy Little Stampers Christmas Joy Set

Hi everyone!

There's a brand new September "anything goes with dies" challenge over at Happy Little Stampers!!!

I decided to make a Christmas card set featuring Happy Little Stampers "Christmas Joy stamp set." 

I used a CL snowflake and border die on each card, and stamped the sentiments for HLS "Christmas Joy" on the bottom in black.

I added some matching enamel dots in the centers of the snowflakes.

Quick and easy.

I hope you will join us at Happy Little Stampers Anything Goes with Dies...we would LOVE to see your cards in the gallery!