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Thanksgiving is Just Around the Corner...

Today's card features the Happy Pilgrims by Whimsy & Stars Studio.


I created this card in "Jessie style"...because Jessie uses paper piercing on all her cards, and many times uses these li’l spiral doohickeys with ribbons tied on them. *Ü*  (consider it a compliment when someone else tries your style… it’s the sincerest form of flattery!) 

Thanks for looking!  Have a INKspirational day, and blessed Thanksgiving holiday!

Comments

Patti J said…
OMG - Kris, this is just darling!!! Thanks for sharing - Mabelle's digi's are so sweet! Hugs...
Basslady said…
what a fantastic card!

the image is so beautiful and your colouring so striking!

thanx a lot for playing along with us at ASC!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo
Digi Darla said…
Absolutely beautiful! Love this card and the colors is fantastic! Glad you shared!
XXX~Darla (www.digidarla.com)
Lorie said…
That is completely adorable! Great job on the piercing! As a side note...I don't like the way the photos show now!
beautiful card - love the colours. Yes I had noticed what blogger was doing and no, I don't like it. Also can't download png files via blogger now :-(.
Blessings
Maxine
Tracey said…
You make me wish Australia had Thanksgiving! This is a lovely card and your colouring is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at our first challenge at The Squirrel & The Fox!
Tracey
x
Unknown said…
This card is absolutely stunning! Love the Thanksgiving image and the color combination too! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Kraft Journal!
Michelle said…
great card - your coloring is fabulous!
Glenda Atkins said…
Wonderful fall card, so bright and coloured so well. Great for Thanksgiving. I have not tried the new blogger, maybe I should to see what is going on:)
MariLynn said…
Kris, this is so cute. I love the way you colored the pumpkins.
Jen Cuthbertson said…
Adorable card! Those wee pilgrims are sooo cute! Thanks for joining us this week at The Kraft Journal!
Becky said…
This is just adorable! Gorgeous coloring..
I do not like the new blogger, I like to get up close and personal :) which they gave both options.
Chelsea said…
Great card. Love your coloring.
The Crafty Den said…
What a gorgeous card. Such a sweet image and fab colour scheme. Thanks for joining us at stamp with fun this week. Hugs, Denise x
Clarissa Schupp said…
Oh it´s wonderful creation.

Thanks for joining us at ASC.

Hugs Andrea
mgoll88 said…
What a great image and wondergul coloring..gerat Card!
Thanks for joining us at our Autumn Challenge at Allways something Creative

LG
Michaela

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