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Nov 19, 2010

Thankful somethings

Happy Friday!!

This week our challenge at stamp something is called

thankful somethings.

For my card I used one of my own digistamps, little susie squirrel with acorn, from
Digital Stamp Oasis.

The image has been printed on couture 80lb card stock and then colored with derwent coloursoft and baby oil. I cut it out using a circle nestabilities shape. Edges were sponged using some bashful blue ink.

I embellished with some brown grosgrain ribbon, brads and punched out butterflies using a martha stewart punch. Tiny sticky pearls and stickles glitter were added to the butterflies.
The sentiment is from Stampin up.

I am also entering my card to these challenges
Our generous sponsor this week is Simon Says stamps and a wonderful prize is up for grabs, as usual! I hope you'll all join in.

Have a GREAT weekend!


Anonymous said...

Hi Ellie!! WOW!! This is so gorgeous!! What a really clever layout!! Love your paper and colors here!! Great take on the challenge!! Hope you enjoy the weekend!!HUGS

Pattie said...

Hi Ellie! So cute and I love the colors here! Thanks for sharing it with us at Paper Sundaes!
(fellow SS DT)

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Ellie I saw this one in the DT line up on the challenge blog I thought I recognised that image as yours, this is a beautiful card, I just love those colours.
Lorraine x

Kelly Schelske said...

This is fabulous Ellie! Thanks for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop!

Lorraine A said...

aww ,, this is just soooo cute ellie :-) I love this Susie squirrel and the papers and colours you used are gorgeous :-)

Lols x x x

Marilyn said...

Lovely card. The image, layout, your colouring... it's all wonderful! Love those little butterflies!
Thanks for joining us at Stamps R Us.

Unknown said...

Hiya Ellie, oh wow, this is simply stunning, I looooove that little squirrel it is gorgeous - ps I love your blog layout as well its made me feel the need to find a christmassy version for mine now lol :) Alex x

Karina said...

Lovely card you made, Ellie. The image is cute and I like your color combination. Thank you so much for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week. Hope to see you again.

Denise @ kc242 said...

Wow what a beautiful squirrel fall card! What a perfect image and design. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the creative card crew.

Laura said...

Wow!I love the layout,and what an adorable image.The Dp is so pretty.thanks for sharing it with us at stamps r us.