Thursday, October 15, 2015

FTHS Mid-Month Reminder

Have you had a chance to check out the Stamp of the Month at
From The Heart Stamps yet?

You still have a couple of weeks left to enter!
If you joined the challenge in September, you will receive Cornucopia via email. This challenge closes on the last day of the month, and a new image will be posted and emailed by the 3rd of next month. 
If you missed out, you can still play along with the challenge by purchasing the image. Then you can enter the challenge and receive next month’s digi free. OR if you spend $10 in the From The Heart Stamps store this month, you can enter code SO-THANKFUL to receive Cornucopia as a free gift.
I have also used this week's sketch as well, along with the twist!
Image: Cornucopia (October Stamp of the Month)
Paper: Orange & white card stock, Debbie Mumm Harvest & Holiday
Coloring Medium: Copics, atyou Spica pens 01 Lavender, 04 Orange & 11 Gold

I always have such a hard time making clean & simple card. But I couldn't believe how fast I 'breezed' thru this one. About half way thru I went to open one of my Copic markers and it 'splattered' on the paper. I thought "Oh great, now I am going to have to start over". But then the more I looked at it I thought - hmm, I could just make this look like speckles in the background. So I used the colors from the cornucopia and speckled  Hope you like it :) 
Read the challenge rules by clicking here . This is a progressive challenge, meaning you need to play along to receive the next image for free, so be sure to read the rules so that you don’t miss out on any freebies. :) Want some FREE digi stamps? Play along this month and you will get a new freebie next month via email. If you missed getting this stamp for free, you can purchase it in the store and play along to receive the next freebies. IMPORTANT! Please respect Faith's work and follow her Terms of Use. This image is not to be shared with others, even if you received it for free. Please simply direct your friends here, to this challenge. Thank you.
EVERYONE that plays wins!!

  1. Make a project using THIS IMAGE (additional images are okay) and enter it on the FTHS blog by using InLinkz. Please link to the specific blog post or gallery photo (link the permalink).
  2. Remember: Your blog post or gallery description must link back to From The Heart Stamps. (see rules)
  3. DEADLINE is Saturday, October 31st, at 11:59pm CST.
Thanks for stopping by!!


Little Miss Muffet ~ #122 Anything Goes
Addicted to Stamps and More ~ #166 Anything Goes
Stamping Sensations ~ Colors of Autumn
The Crazy Challenge ~ #208 Orange, Purple and Green


  1. Love this card, Michelle, splatters and all! It's one of those happy accidents!

  2. Very pretty fall Card, Michelle. Like the matching DP strips.

  3. Lovely card, Michelle. I do the same thing - adapt and change the mistakes into part of the design. Great job! Thanks for playing along at Addicted to Stamps & More. Melissa - DT

  4. Beautifully clean and simple, this is just fab. Thanks so much for playing along with ASM this week!

  5. A lovely card full of Autumnal warmth Michelle, many thanks for joining in at Stamping Sensations challenge.

    B x

  6. A lovely card with beautiful colours and I love the splatters!

    Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month


  7. This is great Michelle! - I love the speckles too (they look intentional) - that was a happy accident haha! Thanks for joining the challenge this week at Little Miss Muffet Stamps!