Sunday, September 2, 2012

CI Paints~ Inspired By: Labor Day

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Good Morning Blogger!!!
It is time for another fun
Inspired By Challenge 
over at
This weeks Challenge~
Inspired By: Labor Day
~we want to see your projects that show what this weekend means to you..
whether it is a trip to the fair, a family picnic or the weekend ballgame.
Your projects can be anything, a card, a LO and altered item as long
as you share with us in your post your inspiration for your project.

Here is my card....
and my inspiration....
Every year we head out to our town's Labor Day Fair...
a HUGE fundraiser for out Fire Department.
This year will be no different...
it is a time for the kiddo's to ride all those spinny rides,
load up on junk food and hang out with their friends before it is back to school!

For my card I used the sketch from

and the adorable Bugaboo image~AKV Carnival Apple
I colored him with my copics
then added
Rustic Red, Denium, Evergreen, Carmel and Sunshine

See that adorable sentiment?
One of  My Creative Time's
new release
I used CI Paints Deliquesce Black Embossing powder
WOW how clean and crisp the embossing looks!

Supplies Used:
Card Stock~ Kraft,
PTI~ True Black, Select White, Pure Poppy
Designer Paper~ Carnival Paper~
Silhouette Store
Image~ Bugaboo Stamps~
AKV Carnival Apple
Sentiment~ My Creative Time~
Just Simple Live
Cuts~ Tickets~
print and cut~ Silhouette Store
My Creative Time~
Coordinating Die~ Just Simple Live stamp set
Extra's~ CI Paints
CI Paints Embossing Powder
Candy apple brad

I hope you have enjoyed my card!!
Thanks so much for stopping by 
 have a GREAT Day!!
Entering this into the Following Challenges:
Catch the Bug Challenge~ Stella Say Sketch
Catch the Bug Challenge~ September Anything Goes
Pumpkin Spice~ September Challenge
Simon Says Stamp Challenge~ Anything Goes
DL.Art~ 1000 post linky party
One Stitch at a Time~ Use a Digi


  1. This is just gorgeous Jessica, love the colours and your design is beautiful, love the image.
    Thank you for joining us over at Catch the Bug.
    Hugs Linda

  2. Too stinkin cute. Love the image. Great background paper.

    Hugs Nana
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  3. Super duper cute! Always love Bugaboo;0)

    Be blessed, Beckie

  4. This is so awesome, Jessica!! The image is so adorable and the background paper is perfect!! The caramel apple on top looks good enough to eat :) Fabulous as always my friend!! I hope you are having a wonderful long weekend :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  5. So darn cute...great image! Lee-Ann :)

  6. Too Cute! Very Sweet image!!Love MCT stamp!!very Cute!
    Have a wonderful day!!

  7. Fantastic Labor Day memory, going to the fair! Rather, eating our way through the fair :)) Thanks so much for sharing this with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge!

  8. Super cute card Jess! Although I'm not a fan of caramel apples, it sure looks scrumptious!
    love those tickets on the bottom..
    Enjoy your lovely Sunday!

  9. Super cute! Love that carmel apple! Looks yummy enough to jump right off the page!

    Precious Hugs

  10. Mmm I just love caramel apples...super cute! ;) Hugs x

  11. This is adorable my friend. Love the caramel apples brad and the tickets you used. Hope your enjoying your labor day weekend.

  12. super fun and cute!!!
    lets see my labor day will be spent working lol

  13. This is so fun!! The image is adorable and I love the addition of the ticket border at the bottom.
    Have fun at the fair!! I hope your weather is as glorious as ours!

  14. Jessica ~ Okay this is too CUTE too! LOVE the image and your coloring! IT TOTALLY fitys with your weekend festivities!!! Hope you all had fun and filled up junk! YEAH! Plus it is for a GREAT cause too! Our fire departments are on fundraisers too ~ we try to EVERYTHING we can to support them!

  15. So ADORABLE and YUMMY Jessica!WOW great image and LOVE the ticket and fun paper,SO COOL!!!:)

  16. This card gets an A for adorable! I love it! So glad you joined us in this weeks Anything Goes challenge at Catch The Bug!

    :) Becky G

  17. Perfect for Labor Day, love the image and the candy apple brad is super!

  18. So cute! Love the image, he's adorable.

  19. Great use of the image-such a sweet card. As always, lot so details-great paper & love those tickets at the bottom.

  20. What a cute, bright card! I hope you enjoyed the Labor Day Fair.

    Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week. :)


  21. Fab card, love the digi, thank you for sharing it with us this week at OSAAT, and good luck, Hugs


  22. Gorgeous card Jessica! Your image is fabulous with great colouring :)

    Many thanks for joining in with our Use a Digi challenge over at OSAAT & hope to see you back again soon.

    Mandy (DT member for OSAAT)