Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Challenge #52: The Colors of Autumn


Happy Wednesday and welcome to challenge day at Cooking With Cricut!  The Design Team was challenged to use the colors of autumn in their projects this week -- red, orange, yellow, brown, and/or green.  With the offical start of autumn coming up on Thursday, I am certain that cooler weather and beautiful leaves are on their way for some of you out there!  However, here in sunny Florida it is still hot and muggy, with the occasional cool morning.  Happy Fall, y'all!




This is Stacey's last Design Team Project.  We wish her well ~
she will be missed!  Stacey used the Cricut Lite Bloom cartridge.
Make sure you check out her blog for the details on this lovely card.





Madison used Kate's ABCs cartridge for this super cute
birthday card.  Check out all the details on her blog.




Gaby used the Christmas and Pooh & Friends cartridges for her Fall sign.
Hop on over to her blog for the recipe!





Jen used the Create-A-Critter cartridge for her Fall wreath.
Check out her blog for the details!


Melin used the Elegant Edges and Cake Basics Cartridges to create this layout.

Here is a close up of the Cricut cuts. The border and Circles are from Elegant Edges.
The Butterfly, inner circles and leafy flourishes are from Cake Basics.
The Designer Paper is from Quick Quotes Khaki Collection
The Red Shimmery Sheer Ribbon is also from Quick Quotes as well as the quote below. The quote is from their Itty Bitty Quote Box: Babies, Kids and Family.
I inked the edges of most of the elements with either the Midnight Confessions or Amaretto Powder Puff Chalk Inks by QQ.
Lastly I used some Green, Goldenrod White and Brown Bazzill Cardstock and some Cinnamon and Red Stickles.





Now it's your turn!  Link up your Autumn Colors project . . . Here are a few guidelines:



* Must follow the challenge topic.
* Must be a new project for this challenge…please no back dated posts.
* Must have a link back to this post on your blog.
* Must link your project post through Inlinkz and not just your blog.
* Must use your Cricut in some capacity.
* Must HAVE FUN!

 

Thank you SO MUCH for joining us once again! We appreciate it so much!  Have a wonderfully crafty day.

~ CWC Design Team



13 comments:

Jessica said...

Fun Fall Theme and great work by the entire DT!!!!

Got2BCrafting said...

Love the inspiration provided by the DT!!
Lori

Elizabeth said...

This is my favorite time of year! Love this blog!!

Sandra said...

Fabulous cards :) Sandra H

GabyCreates.com said...

What a pretty page Melin... and look, 7 entries already!

Cheryl Gaffney said...

Thanks for the terrific DT inspiration!! I love each and every one of them. Thanks for the fun challenge too!

Cheryl @ CardsbyCG.blogspot.com

Scrappin Rabbit Designs said...

Love your projects DT! Thanks for the fun challenge. :) ~Tami AKA Scrappin Rabbit Designs

Melin said...

Thank YOU ladies for all your wonderfully kind and supportive comments. All of us here at CWC appreciate it so much! You spur our creativity onward and upward!

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Entered my Autumn Card. My Cricut images are on the inside of the card.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"
http://CreatedbySunshineHoneyBee.blogspot.com

Suzanne cricutcraftingrammyblogspot.com said...

Great projects from all. Love the fall colors

Karen H said...

Beautiful DT projects, as always. :o) Thank you for the inspiration and another fun challenge! :o)

Hugs and blessings!

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Great DT! Thanks for the fun challenge!

Kate said...

What fabulous, fabulous projects!!