Apple Pie – Must be harvest time!

Being married to the Rector of 5 parishes means that this time of year there are a lot of Harvest Services and lunches/suppers. Every one of the churches has apple pie on it’s menu every year so it is no wonder that I hardly ever make an apple pie during the rest of the year. There are only so many apple pies one can eat! Which brings me to my card for today.

Materials used:SAM_2270(watermarked)
Imagine That – Maggie’s Apples
spotty designer paper
red brads
stamping card
acrylic greetings stamps
Copic pens

Method:
I printed out my image and coloured it in with Copic pens. I trimmed my image down to the size I wanted and then matted and layered it onto the two designer papers leaving a small border around the edge each time. I stamped out my greeting using two stamps and matted and layered it to match the topper. I then attached both to my card base before finally adding the red brads.

I did change the apple sign having made up the card because I wanted it to fit with the idea of the apples being a present to go with the sentiment so I crossed out the price!

Thank you for popping in. Take care.

Pippa

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:
Imagine that DOM Progressive Challenge – September
City Crafter Challenge Blog #280 – Fall has arrived
Creative Card Crew #96 – Fall
Deep Ocean Challenge Blog #113 – Autumn
Ants in my Pantry Digital Challenge #9
Crafting From The Heart #78
Craft Your Passion #28
Love to Scrap Challenge Blog #62
If You Give A Crafter A Cookie #27

About Pippa

I started crafting at an early age though not always successfully, my pillowcase tennis dress has, thankfully, disappeared into history. Funnily sewing is not something I enjoy! My favourite crafty activity has to be card making, especially stamping which I have been doing for over 20 years and am still a beginner, there is always something new to learn. I also enjoy knitting and crochet. I am not an artist, cannot even draw a straight line with a ruler, but I love colouring in, which is why stamping appeals so much. I am married, have recently retired from being a part time HLTA at a local village primary school, have two grown up daughters, both married and a mad cat called Finnegan. That, in a nutshell, is me.
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14 Responses to Apple Pie – Must be harvest time!

  1. Lisa Peronto says:

    Love your coloring. Your card is just adorable. Like how you changed the sign, hehe. Thanks for joining us at Imagine That – Lisa Lynn DT.

  2. Stella says:

    I am inmpressed by your coloring talent . This is perfect; and you have a great eye for design. Such a lovely card! I LOVE that cow 🙂 Thanks so much for joining us this week at CCCB!

  3. jmhave44 says:

    Love the brilliance of those red apples, and this is so cute! Love the tiny dotted frame, backed by the red solid skinny mat. It really sets off this happy Bossy with her basket of delicious apples. Enjoy all those pies. TFS & Hugs

  4. viralscrap says:

    Your little cow seems very happy and she should be with how prettily you dressed her. Love the apples. I’m so glad you joined the City Crafter Challenge this week.

  5. rcraddock910 says:

    Awe this is so cute! Thanks for playing along with us at LTSCB and good luck! Hugs, Robin

  6. Ros Crawford says:

    Absolutely gorgeous!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

  7. Love the image! makes a great card! Thank you for sharing with Crafting from the Heart!

  8. Myriam says:

    I love strawberries and cow patterns. Great card!
    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.

    Hugs, Myriam (DT)

  9. ~DEANNE~ says:

    Your card is awesome!!! Thanks so much for participating in our IMAGINE THAT! monthly challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  10. ~DEANNE~ says:

    …and thanks so much for participating in our IF YOU GIVE A CRAFTER A COOKIE… challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  11. Linda K. says:

    Wow what a beautiful card. Fall is indeed a busy time of year. But your card is wonderful. Thanks so much for joining us this month at Imagine That Progressive Challenge.
    Linda K. DT

  12. Kandis Andrews says:

    Gorgeous card. Loving the colours. Thank you for joining us at Crafting from the Heart challenge.

  13. tlc2scotties says:

    Lovely fall card! That image is super cute 🙂
    Thank you for sharing with us at Love to Scrap! Best of luck with your entry!
    Tammy – DT

  14. Joanna says:

    I think that I would weigh a million pounds if I were you … I LOVE apple pie and cobbler! Great job on your restraint! I love your darling card too. I’m a big fan of cows! Thanks for sharing this cutie with us over on the Doodle Pantry blog.
    ~Jo, DP-DT

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