Saturday, July 16, 2011

Pumpkin Spice DT Call - Thinking of You

I discovered a great new online store and their blog....there I found a link for a new DT call for Pumpkin Spice.  I thought I would throw my hat in the ring and give it a try.  The challenge for the DT call is to use at least two different paper lines from the ones below:

Bo Bunny
Cosmo Cricket
Crate Paper
Echo Park
Graphic 45
My Mind’s Eye
I used three of them.....Bo Bunny for the blue background, My Mind's Eye for the tree, and Echo Park for the grass.
        Cardstock - Stampin' Up! (white, brown),
            The Paper Company (kraft)
        Patterned paper - Bo Bunny (blue), My Mind's Eye (tree),
            Echo Park (grass)
        Die cuts - Cricut with Everyday Paper Dolls cart
        Twine - The Twinery
        Stamps - Lawn Fawn
        Scissors - Martha Stewart
        Ink - Memento
        Markers - Copic (black), Colorbox (brown, green)
        Other - buttons, embroidery floss
I started out creating this card by cutting the tree with my Cricut and Everyday Paper Dolls at 3 inches.  I cut the tree twice (once in green and once in brown) and then cut the trunk out of the brown one.  I then inked them a little and adhered them together.  I added them to the Bo Bunny paper that I had stitched around the edges on.  I added the grass with two strips of Echo Park patterned paper that I cut with my Martha Stewart fringe scissors.  I stamped the banner, sentiment and birds from my Lawn Fawn Bannerific stamps and colored the birds with Copic markers.  I added some button flowers and finished it off with some twine.
I need to list my favorite paper company and I don't know if I can pick just one, but three of my favorites right now are My Mind's Eye, Echo Park, and Fancy Pants Designs.   

I hope you enjoy my card today and that you have a great weekend.  Wish me luck!!


  1. Good Luck! The card is awesome :)

  2. Great card!! The colors and extra embellishments really make the card! Good luck!

  3. SuCH a cute card! Good luck! Denine (owner of Pumpkin Spice) is the BEST!

  4. Love this card. It makes me want to grab an ice cold glass of lemonade and go sit under a shady tree!!

  5. I love the tree card. it is so cute. Good luck on the DT call.

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