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Saturday, September 25, 2010

INDIAN SUMMER



Hello, happy Saturday.  Hope you're enjoying your weekend.  We went to a yearly gathering of friends today and our friend makes chowder outside in a big open pot on a wood fire.  It is delicious, and everyone brings food, so it is one long day of visiting and eating.  Nice fall day, cool and breezy and always nice to see friends. And, I'm not going to eat again for days!!!

Today's card is for the Penny Black and Friends Saturday Challenge #120  The challenge is Indian Summer.
I have used the cute cat with the pumpkin stamp.  Paper is My Minds Eye.  The fancy edged green square is a die from Nellie Snellen.  The word stamp is Art Gone Wild.  The border punches are leaves, Fiskars; the pumpkin border is Martha Stewart.  The gingham corner is also a punch by Stampin Up.  The acrylic leaves are from the floral department at Michael's.  Raffia bow for balance.

I'm also entering this card at Penny Black at Allsorts, a monthly challenge, this month, Punches.  And the sketch is from Sketch Saturday #122.

Enjoy the rest of your weekend.  Monday begins a brand new challenge at House Mouse and Friends Monday and the winner 0f the blog hop will be named!

Thanks for stopping by.  Until next time..................................

18 comments:

Sue from Oregon said...

What a fun card Sue!!!! I must be living under a rock, never heard of the All Sorts Challenge. Cool!

Debbie Pamment said...

Sooo sweet - what an adorable image and love all the Fall colours! Me - I'm looking forward to our Spring weather - LOL
xXx

brenda said...

Hi Sue

A charming card, such lovely warm colours and a really nice sentiment.

Your day with friends sounds perfect and chowder cooked in the open........yummmmm.

Thank you for joining us at Penny Black at Allsorts this month and good luck.

B x

Jules said...

Hi Sue

Oh I love the rich colours of autumn and you have used them beautifully here!!

Great project with a wonderful image and lovely punches. So much loveliness to look at!

Thank you for sharing with Penny Black at Allsorts this month.

Love Jules xx

Renkata said...

Such a fun card. Great layout and details.

Kristel said...

A gorgeous card Sue! Looks great again!
Hugs Kristel

Kirsten said...

fabulous card love the image and the bright colours...x

Thank you for joining us at Penny black at allsorts this month hugs Kirsten...x

kath said...

gorgeous card sue....love the cute kitty with his pumpkin.....thanks for joining in the fun at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

Marion said...

Gorgeous card and fabulous colours. Image is just too cute.
Marion

KarinsArtScrap said...

what a lovely halloween card sue.
love that cat behind the pumpkin.
great image

greetings karin

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww gorgeous card, great image, awesome colour work, lovely papers & design, sue,x

scrapperjulia said...

I love your take on Indian Summer! Love the cat in the pumpkins! Cool card!

stephanne said...

Oooh, loving this country bumpkin pumpkin and kitty creation, love the papers and raffia and of course, the image is purrrrfectly coloured, very cute!!!
hugs, stephanne
today never got hotter than 70 degrees out here, just plain wacky, I tell ya!! I mean, I love it, but weird!!

Mummylade said...

this is absolutely adorable, such warm colours. Thank you so much for entering the Penny Black at Allsorts challenge, good luck!

Fleur said...

Stunning card, love the colours ~ perfect
Thanks for joining Penny Black @ ALLSORTS this month, hope you will join us again, good luck
Hugz Fleur xXx

Liz, said...

Hi, perfect card for this weeks Penny Black Challenge, thanks for joining in, Liz x

Mrs Wonka said...

Wow this is stunning! I love the little cat, I must get my mitts on it!
Mrs Wonka xxx

Pauline C said...

Gorgeous image and fab colouring Sue. Thanks for joining in this week's PBSC
Pauline x