Thursday, August 18, 2011

Fall Inspired and Playing With Sketches

This month's Papertrey Ink release really got me inspired to make some fall themed cards!  I pulled out a couple of older PTI sets and got busy creating.  Here's what I came up with:

I made this using the set First Fruits and the sentiment comes from the set Fall Elegance.  I used some dp from the First Fruits Collection and the layout is Chupa's Sketchbook Saturday Challenge #24. 

For this card I used the set Wreath For All Seasons, along with Fall Elegance for the sentiment and leaves.  The dp is Autumn Abundance.  I used the Woodgrain Impression Plate to emboss the base and the layout is Card Patterns Sketch #128.

Finally, I made this for this week's Sketch Challenge #346 on Splitcoaststampers.  I used this cutie from Your Next Stamp called Shopper Fhiona along with the YNS set A Good Friend.  The dp is some super fun Echo Park Paper Co. Happy Days and I used my MFT Die-namics Upsey Daisies Dies and PTI Pure Poppy felt to make the flower.  I finished the inside very simply:

I know this is a long post but I have one more bit of info to share.  Stop by the Your Next Stamp Blog for something new and fun that will happen on the 18th of each month starting TODAY!  I know you're intrigued so go check it out!  Here's a hint:

I know that was a long post so thanks for hanging in! We have Landon's meet the teacher tonight, and then Avery and Carson's meet the teacher tomorrow! Yes, my little guy is going to school 2 days a week this year. I hope he has fun! Thank you so much for stopping by and have a wonderful Thursday!



Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

WOW girlie! These are AMAZING! Your two fall cards make me SO happy...they are STUNNING in design! LOVE that sweet girl too...gorgeous coloring as usual!!!

Jacqueline (Sjakkie) said...

Your cards are beautiful Kerri! I love them all.
Hugs Jacqueline

Julie said...

3 lovely cards - I really love the sentiments on the last card! x

Iwona Palamountain (Chupa) said...

Wowza Kerri, what an abundance of inspiration here! Love love LOVE oll of these!!!

Sparkle said...

What fabulous cards!

It was darling what Ames did. I hope they stay together! And I'm glad Jake got another week to play!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

You have been a busy girl Kerri!! Love these fall creations inside and out!! That sentiment does go perfectly with the image! Love it!! I hope your kids have a great start to the school year. Miss you!

Leigh Ann Baird said...

Goodness, look at all that loveliness! I'm so in the mood for Fall! The last card's sentiment is so true!

I saw your nurse card featured on SCS's facebook page this morning!

Riet said...

What a beautiful cards Kerri.

Hugs Riet.xx

Anonymous said...

OOOOH!! I just LOVE Fall time!! YAY!! Your creations are so elegant and very earthy in tones which I love too!! Your floral girl creation is absolutely precious Kerri!! Fabulous coloring and I adore the sentiment too!! :) Enjoy your weekend!

Julie E said...

These are all soooo good! Wonderful autumn colors and patterns plus that adorable Fhiona!!!
Back to school - fun, fun, fun!!!

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