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Thursday, November 13, 2014

Thanksgiving with Stella - CK #63

Hi friends!  Happy Thursday. I'm coming to you from sunny California!  It's a little warmer here than it is back home in H Town. Came here to see my grand daughter in her Senior High School play - The Government Inspector  Great spoof!  The kids all did a fantastic job. We will be going back to see it again and maybe again!  Her dad is out of town right now, so we'll see it Saturday night when he gets back home.

It's time for another challenge from Creative Knockouts. Our theme this week is Banners.  Use a banner on your card.  Here's mine.

Materials Used:

  • Image -  Bugaboo - Stella Thanksgiving
  • Sentiment - Bugaboo - Stella Thanksgiving
  • Cardstock - Xpress It Blending Card; Stampin Up Crushed Curry
  • Designer Paper - Stampin Up 
  • Accessories - Spellbinders - leaf die; Stampin Up Oval punch, Scallop Oval punches; Ribbon - Stampin Up
  • Copic Markers - B0000, B01; C1, C3, C5; E03, E04, E17; E23, E25, E27, E29; E40, E41; E50, E51, E53; R00; Y06, Y13, Y18, YG11, YG61, YG63
Our wonderful sponsor this week is Bugaboo . They have some great images.  Check them out.  Then come on over and play with us this week. 

I am submitting this card to the following challenges:
Delightful Challenges - Any Holiday
DL Art - Anything Goes
MilkCoffee Challenge - Hand Color Image
Sassy Studio Designs - Colors of Fall
Fresh Brewed Designs - Fall Colors
Crafty Sentiments - Anything Goes
Cuttin' and Stampin' - Thanksgiving
Die Cuttin Divas - Let's Talk Turkey
Fan-Tastic Tuesday - Anything Goes - Add a Ribbon
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes
{Pin}spirational Challenge - Inspirational Image
Craft-Dee BowZ - Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow
Love to Create -Anything Goes
Melonheadz friends - Add a sentiment
My Craft Creations -  Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge - Anything Goes


  1. Too cute Maggie! I really like your banner & that image!!

    Enjoy your trip & the play as well as the warmer weather!!!
    DT Sis Jackie

  2. LOL! Like Stella, I ask myself this same question every year! Cute, cute card and love the banner of leaves.
    Have a great time on your trip!

  3. I love Stella, and you made her look great! Love the image you chose and that sentiment is so funny! Great background paper, it looks fab! Hugs, Joanne

  4. Hahaha, the sentiment made my day :-)

    Love the leaf banner and Stella, of course!

  5. Hahahaha! I love Stella! Hilarious sentiment. Love the leaf banner, too. You're a good grandma to go all the way out there to see a play. Of course, I'm certain you'll enjoy the rest of your visit, too. Have a good time!

  6. Hahaha! What a great sentiment. Your humor cracks me up!

  7. Love it Maggie - great banner and an awesome image and sentiment.

  8. This makes me smile Maggie! Love the sentiment with that image! And what a great Idea to make the banner out of leaves! Gorgeous hun!

    Amy -DT sis
    {Lil Cutie Creations}

  9. Stella is a hoot.This card is so cute and its perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at Craft-Dee BowZ. Good luck.

  10. Love the Stellas! I've used this image before and had so much fun with it! Thanks for joining us this week at Love to Create!

    LTC DT
    Creative Fingers DT 
    Friday Sketch DT
    Sami Stamps DT

  11. Love this image.
    Thank you so much for joining us this week at Not Just Cards Challenges Good luck and We hope you'll join us again soon.
    Zoe x
    Handmade with lots of Love

  12. Super fun Stella card! Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ November Challenge. Stop by the blog and play along with our Diemond Die giveaway!

  13. fun card,
    thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments

  14. Oh, what a fun card! Love the sentiment! Great use of the leaves here! Very creative! Great job on it all! Thanks for sharing it with us at Delightful Challenges, "Any Holiday"! :)

  15. ROFL!!! Oh Maggie, love this! What a funny card - can't go wrong with Stella! Great paper choice and coloring! ♥

  16. Lovely card! Stella always gives me a good laugh! Thank you for joining our "Anything Goes" Challenge at Love to Create this week.
    Ruza ~ LTC Admin/Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  17. Tee hee hee that is a very funny card! Love the banner of leaves you have used. Glad you had fun watching your grandaughter's play :)

    Thanks for joining our fortnight challenge here at Fresh Brewed Challenge. Hope you will join us next time DT Crafting Vicky.

  18. Lovely Bugaboo card. Thank you for joining us at Not Just Cards this week. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

  19. What a super cute card!! Love the pretty banner!!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  20. This is fantastic!! Love the banner of leaves! Great papers and image! Love that ribbon! Thanks for another fun challenge!

    - Susan
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges (DT Call Until Nov. 22nd)

  21. Super fun card! Love the little leaves in the banner too! Your DT Sister Pam

  22. Cute card! Love the sentiment(s)

    Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Brewed Challenges FALL COLORS challenge.


  23. Great card...made me smile! Thank you for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs and the DTBST challenge this week! HUGS

    SSD DT

  24. awww lovely project

    thankyou for entering the DTBST Challenge 'Beginning to look like fall'

    Hugs Kerrie
    Sassy DT

  25. Great project! Love the leaf banner! What a fantastic idea.
    Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us at Delightful Challenges. Sorry for beeing a bit late with a comment.

  26. Super cute image and card. Thank you for sharing with us at Cuttin' and Stampin' Thanksgiving Challenge.

  27. Your card is cute and funny. Thanks for playing with us at Cuttin' and Stampin'.

  28. This is so dang cute! Love the sentiment! So glad you joined Cuttin' and Stampin' for our Thanksgiving challenge! Hope to see you again for our new challenge!
    Debbie, DT

  29. your card is just darling!! thanks for sharing with us at Cuttin'&Stampin' DT

  30. Ha! Cute card!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper


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