This week I am grateful that our heat pump has finally been delivered and will hopefully be connected and operating this week. Due to a long, complicated series of events (specialty order required, wrong unit ordered, hurricane hitting manufacturing plant, etc.), we haven't had working heat or air conditioning since June, so we are thrilled that we're close to controlling the temperature in our home again. I am also grateful for how mild our Autumn has been so far, so it hasn't been much of an issue for the last month.
I layered paper flowers and also fished out some vintage buttons from my stash inspired by the Curtain Call Photo. Somehow the only Taylored Expression Thank You stamp I have is Graphic Greetings Thankful, so I trimmed one of the sentiments from that collage to complete my design.
I'm also joining the Crafty Calendar Challenge which is Autumn Colors.
This cute little colored Dinner with Tom image was included in one of my latest purchases from Ellen Hutson (she always includes a personally colored thank you ... as well as some coordinating ribbon). I thought this dapper dude needed his own card.
I wanted to play along with the Color Challenge at EAD Designs this month (if you play, they will send you a 25% off coupon & you have the chance to win $20 credit to the EAD store).
The blog features the Be Thankful Stickerz ... but I don't have that collection in my stash, so I went with Fall Harvest Stickerz combined with Wee Bundle paper from Sassafras to get as close as possible to the
Tonight when I was searching through my drawers of paper hoping for inspiration, I found these Cosmo Cricket Journaling cards which were perfect for a couple of quick Thanks Giving cards using this weeks Sketch from 2 Sketches 4 You.