Saturday, October 29, 2011

The Great Pumpkin Blog Hop

Hello, and WELCOME to the The GREAT PUMPKIN Blog Hop!! We're so excited that you could join us for this WONDERFUL two-day hop!! Please be sure to visit BOTH days for maximum ideas, maximum FUN, and maximum chances to WIN!! Our hostess, Amy at www.lovetocrop.com has some SUPER prizes for a few hoppers, so be sure to check out all of those details on her blog!!

If you have hopped here from Amber then you have arrived at the perfect spot in the pumpkin patch!! If you are just popping in to visit, please take a trip back to Amy's Blog (www.lovetocrop.com) to start at the beginning -- with all the pumpkins in the patch, you'll want to be sure to see them all!!

For my project I have created.....  a step card.  My most favorite season of all is Fall.  I love going to the apple orchards and going through the corn maze, enjoy a fun hay ride to the apple orchard and sipping on some hot apple cider.  Then there are the pumpkins!!  I love the field colored with orange and watching the little ones trying to pick up the pumpkins that are twice the size they are, but are just as happy to sit on them for pictures.  I tried to re-create a pumpkin patch.

Recipe:

Barrel:  Paper Doll Dress Up cut at 7"
Corn Stalks:  Paper Doll Dress Up cut at 3 3/4, 4 1/2 & 5"
Pumpkins:  Wild Card Cartridge cut at 3 & 4 inches.
Stickles were used for the "glow"
Sentiment stamp - Studio G from Walmart
All the paper I used was from Recollections "Spice Market" paper pack.

I am offering a Christmas 6x6 paper pack for my blog candy, for the Christmas project that we will be making soon.  All that I ask is that you leave a comment.  Would love it if you became a follower, but it is not required to win the blog candy.

Thank you again for visiting.  For the next stop in the Pumpkin Patch, please hop over to Colleen.

Here is the line up in case you get lost along the way.
1. Amy ~ http://www.lovetocrop.com/
2. Melissa ~ http://acreativejourneywithmelissa.blogspot.com/
3. Ashley ~ http://theglamoroussideofscrapping.blogspot.com
4. Anita ~ http://www.anitaandbugs.blogspot.com/
5. Nancy ~ http://blog.fancywithnancy.com/
6. Shannon ~ http://www.purplelionpaper.com/blog
7. Amber ~ http://pixiperfectcreations.blogspot.com
8. Linda ~ http://www.lindascreativity.blogspot.com/
10. Colleen ~ http://www.cbcscrapbooking.blogspot.com
11. Jennifer ~ www.craftycardgallery.blogspot.com
12. Lisa ~ http://handmadewithlove-lisa.blogspot.com
13. Nicolette ~ www.beyondscrapin.blogspot.com
14. April ~ http://www.curlsandgrins.blogspot.com
15. Theresa ~ www.thescrapbookingqueen.com
16. Jessica ~ http://thecreativestamperspot.blogspot.com
18. Christina ~ http://cema1cema.blogspot.com 
19. Brenda ~ http://createbyburffrau.blogspot.com/
20. Jamie ~ http://myamusinglife.blogspot.com/
21. Maria ~ http://www.mdcraftcorner.blogspot.com/
22. Sherry ~ http://www.patternsbysher.blogspot.com

62 comments:

Patti Ross said...

I love your step cards - you have a real knack at making them. This pumpkin card has a mystical look about it. Perfect for Halloween and the pumpkin patch!

xoxoxox

Amy said...

Linda, WONDERFUL step card!! So much fun -- I love all the detail!! :)

Thanks so much for participating in the hop today!!

Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com

Christine said...

Wow! What a great step card. Such wonderful detail. I have those cartridges/ I'll have to try to make it.

-Chris
http://pickulblog.blogspot.com/

scrapinmamaof2 said...

What a great card. Love the detail. Lots of fun! Thanks so much for sharing.

shersl84bed said...

wow, fantastic. I love your step card.

ShersL84bed@aol.com

Adrienne (Chachi) said...

Oh my stars! You can continue to use all the way through Thanksgiving as well. Awesome Job!

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Judy said...

I just love these step cards and you did a fantastic job on this one!! I am a follower...
jejaeb at cfl dot rr dot com
scrappinana.blogspot.com

lindaplus3 said...

I love step cards and yours is a great one!!! ty for sharing :) lindaplusthree at yahoo dot com

Kathy said...

Great step card, I have never made one of these. Very nice!
Hugs,
Kathy
http://the3esblog.blogspot.com/

Lori Comeau said...

Love your step card. You did a great job recreating a pumpkin patch.
http://lorisartsyobsession.blogspot.com/

craftaholic said...

Oh my!! Love this stair step card and you have done a fantastic job!! I am a follower here and love it here, TFS!!!

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Denise said...

That is just gorgeous!! I love it TFS!!
Denise in WA
www.rndhud6.blogspot.com
ddhud4 at comcast dot net

Anita said...

What a wonderful card---it's beautiful.
Hugs, Anita

Pixichick said...

This card is absolutely adorable! I just love the way the pumpkins look.

Scrappin Melissa said...

Great card! Very cute!
melissaseme at yahoo dot com

mamawcindy said...

All I can say is (I LOVE IT)!!! Awesome Job! Thanks for Sharing! :0)
cindymarshall63 at hotmail dot com

Mickey's Craft World said...

Awesome card...very original and pretty!!

jennyplace2 said...

Your Step card turned out so great, just like a pumpkin patch for sure! Awesome job!
jennyplace26@gmail.com

joydee1963 said...

That's a beautiful step fall card.love it! I am a follower.joydee1963 at yahoo dot com

Kathy's Kreative Spot said...

Love your Pumpkin step card.
Kathy V
Katsews at Gmail dotcom

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the pumpkin scene you created in this step card. Not been to a corn maze but my daughter has and she enjoyed one last yr.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"
http://CreatedbySunshineHoneyBee.blogspot.com

Colleen said...

Your card came out lovely! Love the pumpkin patch, and you did a great job "re-creating" it! :)
~Colleen
co11een903@yahoo.com

Geri Flores said...

What a great step card, very nice!!
Have a happy Halloween!!
Geri
graffe1268@aol.com
gericraftsalot.blogspot.com

Pam said...

I love this step card! I haven't been brave enough to try one yet.
Yours is so pretty and very inspirering!!
Pammmyyy123@gmail.com

Dawn, RI said...

Your pumpkin patch rocks. Great job
DawnRI
abosoffit@hotmail.com

pattyk said...

great card !!millierose651@aol.com

Anita Braddock said...

I love your step card very cool looking love the faces and the sparkle gives it that pop factoe. thanks for sharing nd for the chance to win.
www.anita-craft-corner.blogspot.com

Brittney said...

Beautiful Card!

rnbw_skittles32@hotmail.com
-Brittney
www.brittneyscricutcreations.blogspot.com

Lisa R. said...

Love dimensional cards! Great scene you created! TFS joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

Theresa said...

New follower here thanks to the hop, and I have to say that this is truly one of the very best step cards I've ever seen. TFS!
firelass51@aol.com

Anonymous said...

The Great Pumpkin Card is great ... nice job ... fun blog hopping with you

Shannon
www.purplelionpaper.com

Jenny said...

Wow....what a beautiful card. Love it :)

Jenny
jennykingham at att dot net

Cathy said...

Great step card, thanks for sharing and happy Halloween. Follower here.
cathyplus5.blogspot.com

CRAZY4CHRIST said...

Very pretty card!! Love the details!! I am a new follower, can't wait to see what you make for tomorrow!!
Kristan
sierrababy08 at hotmail dot com

kimberly said...

Love your step card... one day i will try one :)
tfs

Laura (tweetyb) said...

Gorgeous card!! Love it!
♥ Laura ♥
tweetyb@satx.rr.com
http://laurascraftsandmore.blogspot.com/

smyiow said...

This is an awesome step card! I just might try to make one. Thanks for the inspiration!

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smmyiow@gmail.com

A Creative Journey said...

Very cool step card! TFS! Thank you for the detailed instructions too! I am a new follower and I look forward to seeing your next project! http://acreativejourneywithmelissa.blogspot.com

CLB said...

You did a very good job at recreatinig a pumpkin patch! I love this projects so much! Thanks for sharing. I will have to try to make a step card now i have never made one before!

Scrapbookingprincess Jamie said...

I think those step cards are so neat. I'll have to try it sometime. TFS.

jessica said...

This is awesome! Love all the details and love all the cuts!!
TFS
jessica
chick-n-scrap.blogspot.com
eschfamily@yahoo.com

Ashley Nicole said...

I love step cards. This one is amazing. Love the shimmer and detail. Nice being in the hop with you.
Ashley
glamoroussideofscrapping at gmail dot com
theglamoroussideofscrapping.blogspot.com

Vicki said...

Your step card turned out really nice and you did a great job creating your pumpkin patch!

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http://mawmawsthoughts.blogspot.com/
follower

Kim said...

Very cool stair step card:)
~Kim
http://crazyaboutscrapin.blogspot.com

artisan98 said...

Wow! I love this...I need to learn this technique!

Pink Polka Dot Scrapping said...

love your step card! Super cute .. I absolutely love your work! Tfs

Tanya said...

Really cool!

Tanya
phenis2031 at yahoo dot com
http://scrappylandusa.blogspot.com/

Darlene said...

I've never seen a step card before. This is fabulous! TFS!!

ScrapMyWay said...

O.k. you ARE the Queen of step card scenes! LOVE it and I'm soooo glad you showed a side view. TFS such a terrific card filled with amazing detail. Claire
www.scrapmyway.blogspot.com

Tami B. said...

This turned out really nice. You did a great job on it.

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey said...

OOOH, I love this step card. I so want to try this as you did with the pumpkin patch. Very nice.

Fondly,
Ellen ♥ CardMonkey
http://cardmonkey-business.blogspot.com
E-mail: cardmonkey@comcast.net

callyannc said...

Super fun pumpkin on your step card! TFS CallyAnn

Cyndi S said...

Great card. Love all of the details.
cstephenson at q dot com

Maria said...

Love you card! I think step cards are fun! TFS
Maria

cema1cema said...

Cool card! I love the look of step cards! Christina

pruttybird said...

Wow ... that looks like a lot of work went into that card. Great job!!!

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Lady Fair said...

Very pretty step card, love all the details. My step cards always look a bit sparse or overdone; love how you filled up the spaces with just the right amount of elements. TFS

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kimberly said...

love the hop... great job on the pumpkin card!
leokc34 at gmail dot com

marg0006 said...

I just love this design and you did such a wonderful job with it. The pumpkins are great.
marg0006@verizon.net
Loving Scrapper 10

AmyJRockstar said...

This is so beautiful! You're making me nostalgic for fall. We just had our 2nd MAJOR winter snowstorm here in Colorado. There's about a foot in my yard, and it all happened over night! Love your step card and think I'll try my hand at one today. Thanks for the inspiration!

Be sure to stop by my blog to enter my 500 followers giveaway!

XO ~ Amy Jo (follower)
amyjrockstar at gmail dot com
http://lv2scrapandfibrofacts.blogspot.com

Jackie said...

I am loving the imagines from digi...so adorable. It has taken me two days to go through day 2 - lol - wow.

I love this blog hop and new talent and bloggers I get to meet.

www.inspired-by-scrapping.blogspot.com
thank you.
J

Suzys Crafts said...

Love your card. new follower.