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Friday, November 21, 2014

Eleanor and Pickles Starting the Stuffing Early for Thanksgiving!

This is my favorite time of the year - Thanksgiving. It brings back fond memories of my Thanksgivings with my grandparents. Gram always made all holidays special but to me Thanksgiving was always the best. I love to cook Thanksgiving dinner even if it's just Bob and I because the aroma of the turkey and the pies brings all the memories rushing back in and I channel my Grandmother in the kitchen as she was the best cook ever!!!

This card began with the sentiment, "Let the Stuffing Begin", had been a previous freebie from Create with TLC which reminded me of the great dishes and all the stuffing that went with it!!!! The card then took a life of it's own and it went from there! I loved Lacy Sunshine Eleanor and Pickles Autumn Harvest and thought they made the purrfect match!!!

  • rust Recollection card stock was cut for 4.25 x 11 which was folded in half for a 4.25 x 5.5 inch card
  • background is DCWV Harvest Stack
  • Eleanor and Pickles were colored using Whisper Strokes Markers and then chalked around the edges
  • "Let the Stuffing Begin" had been a previous freebie from Create with TLC and was given a decorative corner punch and chalked around the edges with scraps for the background 
  • turkey button is from my button TINS!!!!
  • corn is jolee's boutique for Fall Harvest
  • and of course feathers in Eleanor and Pickles' headdresses  
Thanksgiving Blessings my friends. I do appreciate you stopping by to visit with me and I appreciate and love reading each and every comment . . is your comment the next one I read??? 

Much love, hugs, and friendship


  1. So cute and lovely! Thanks for joining at Lacy Sunshine: Harvest/Thanksgiving

  2. Thank you so much for sharing your inspirational art with us at Word Art Wednesday. We so appreciate you taking time to visit us.
    Blessings, Carole Robb Bisson

  3. Gotta love her glasses! Thanks for joining in at AAA!

  4. FANTASTIC, Lynn! Thanks for sharing with us this week and please join us again soon.
    Word Art Wednesday

  5. Beautiful card, so cute
    Thanks for joining us at SAAC this week
    Fanny SAAC DT

  6. Great card, love the feathers. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards.

  7. Beautiful - love the colours you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at Word Art Wednesday.

    Helen x

  8. What a fun image! Thanks for sharing your fabulous project and joining us for our current challenge at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    IDCB Owner

  9. Cute card and I love the little feather and turkey embellishment you added. Thank you for joining in the Lacy Sunshine Challenge this time.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    Lacy Sunshine DT

  10. Those feathers are a laugh-riot! What a fun and cute idea.
    Thanks for playing AAA Cards "THANKSgiving" challenge. Happy Holidays, Victoria Lavender

  11. Aren't the memories of Thanksgiving wonderful? So glad you played along with AAA this week!

  12. Another wonderful entry too!!! Thanks for joining AAA again!


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