Monday, November 19, 2012

Another Folded Tree and a Holiday Recipe!

I loved the little Folded Christmas Tree that we did for last week's Technique Challenge so much that I decided to do one for a fall design too! You can see how to make the tree here. It's so fast and easy!

My images are from owls2love by The {Stamps} of Life with Stephanie Barnard. I stamped my images using Stephanie's Premium Ink in Licorice and then fussy cut the owl. I think he looks cute in his folded tree and thought this would make a fun Thanksgiving "thank you."

Have a great week! I am looking forward to Thanksgiving and stamping with my mom! Here is a little recipe I like to share around this time - fast and easy and elegant!

Cranberry-Pineapple Minis

INGREDIENTS
1 can (20 oz.) crushed pineapple, in juice
2 pkg. (3 oz. each) raspberry flavor gelatin
1 can (16 oz.) whole berry cranberry sauce
2/3 cup walnut pieces (optional)
1 apple, chopped

Drain pineapple, reserving juice. Add enough water to juice to measure 2-1/2 cups; pour into saucepan. Bring to boil. Pour over gelatin mixes in large bowl; stir 2 min. until completely dissolved.
Stir in pineapple, cranberry sauce, nuts and apple. Spoon into 24 paper-lined 2-1/2-inch muffin cups. Refrigerate 2-1/2 hours or until firm. Remove liners.

Stamps: owls2love (The {Stamps} of Life with Stephanie Barnard 
Paper: Kraft, Pumpkin Pie, Sage Shadow, Stella Rose DP (MME) 
Ink: Stephanie's Clearsnap/ColorBox Licorice 
Accessories: tag, jute string, slit punch, Fiskars grass punch, Sizzix embossing folder 

Other challenges for this card:

~Crafty Cardmakers - more than One Punch and/or Die Cut
~Ooh La La Creations - Someone Special 
~Use It Tuesday - be thankful (hoarded supply is the tag - I have tons of them that I bought on eBay before I had any die cuts!)
~Little Red Wagon - texturize
~Daisy Doodles - thanksgiving
~Artistic Inspirations - Anything Goes

11 comments:

  1. Fabulous card love the layout. Caroline xxx

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  2. He's a hoot. And those little yummies look delicous!

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  3. Such an adorable card! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon :)
    Joanne xo

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  4. What A great card you have made Lovely colors and a sweet image!

    Thanks you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this week.

    Hugs
    Betty

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  5. Gorgeous card! Your little owl is so sweet :) Thanks so much for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers for our ‘More than 1 punch or Die-Cut Challenge’
    Fiona x

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  6. I love you little owl...great card! Thank you for joining us this week at Artistic Inspirations~Wendy, DT

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  7. Love this color combo of teal, orange and craft! The owl is so cute too :)
    Thank you for playing along with us at Use It Tuesday :)

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  8. Beautiful card .
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this week.

    Annette

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  9. SO STINKING CUTE!!!!!!! Thanks for joining us at Use it Tuesday!!

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  10. Beautiful card, and a lovely little owl. Thanks for sharing it with us at Ooh La La. Good luck, hugs from Lisbeth

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  11. fantastic card thanks for joining us at artistic inspirations and good luck emma xx

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