Simon Says: Thanks/Thanksgiving

Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge

Thank you for joining us for the  Christmas Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.

This week we are challenging you to:


The lovely folks over at Simon Says Stamp are generously giving away a FABULOUS $25 voucher to shop at the  Simon Says Stamp Store! All you have to do is take out your crafty supplies, make something following this week’s prompt, and add a link in the Inlinkz at the bottom of this post! You can join 5 times so you could have 5 chances to win! How AWESOME is that!! All winners are chosen randomly, so everyone has an equal chance to win! Woo Hoo!! Good Luck to everyone!

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Joanne used Sunflower Fields for her Thanksgiving card. The image was stamped on watercolor paper with and colored with Tombow dual brush markersOld Paper, and Vintage Photo Distress Inks.

Andrea made a gratitude tag using Studio Light’s Funky Tags and Whimsy Stamp’s Boho Alphabet stamp set. She also incorporated Tim Holtz’s Halftone and Rings and Media Marks 1 stamp sets.

Anna-Karin made a thank you card this week. The background was created with Sizzix Eileen Hull Silverware 3-D embossing folder, Silver Luster Wax and Distress Spray Stains. The foliage was die cut with Simon Says Stamp Berry Stems.

Barbara created two mini Thanksgiving cards using Tim Holtz Sizzix Specimen Funky Foliage, Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous Tiny Text, Tim Holtz Ranger Distress Ink Pad Brushed Corduroy – Uncharted Mariner – Salvaged Patina – Rusty Hinge, Simon Says Stamp Pawsitively Saturated Ink Woodsy.

Cheiron created a Thanksgiving card using the Tim Holtz Pumpkin Duo Colorize dies colored with a variety of Distress Inks. She added a splatter of Gilded Foundry Wax and a sentiment from the Simon Says Stamp Let The Gourd Times Roll stamp set that she attached with Idea-ology Hardware Heads.

Emma created a thank you card to show how grateful she is for many things around her and she used the Sizzix LoveStruck Colorize Die by Tim Holtz to make a focal point. She added a word plaque made using the Alphanumeric Bold Thinlits Dies and layered the hearts onto a background created with the Tree Rings 3D Texture Fade Embossing Folder.

Kath has been filling up her card box and using up some of her paper scraps to create quick and easy Thank You cards. She die-cut leaves from scraps of Idea-ology Christmas Backdrops using Tim Holtz/Sizzix Holiday Brushstrokes 3 Thinlits and the sentiment using Simon Says Extra Large Thank You over-stamped with the script from Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Gothic Tapestry.

Macarena loves the feathers from the Tim Holtz Sizzix Feathery dies set and she just place them on a soft flourish background. She added a polish word ‘thank you’ made with Tim Holtz Sizzix Alphanumeric Label dies. She gave her card a shabby look by cutting the edges with Tim Holtz Tonic Deckle Torn Edge Trimmer.

Maura made a tag this week to give thanks. She used the Tim Holtz Industrious 3D Embossing Folder and added Tim Holtz Foundry Wax. Then she stamped Thanks from the Simon Says Stamp Full of Thanks stamp set onto a Tim Holtz Salvaged Tag.

Meihsia was inspired to create a mixed media tag using Tim Holtz Cling Rubber Stamps BITTY GRUNGE on the background, and decorated it with Tim Holtz Cling Rubber Stamps SIMPLE SAYINGS and Tim Holtz Cling Rubber Stamps FRESHLY BREWED BLUEPRINT.

So now it’s YOUR turn to get out your inks, paints and all things arty and start creating! We are looking forward to seeing what you make!

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Please read the challenge rules on the sidebar. It has come to our attention that some are entering projects that were posted weeks ago. While they may follow the theme they are not eligible to win the voucher. All creations must be newly published. Thank You 

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