Tuesday, September 25, 2012

~Mighty Oak in a Jar~

has beautiful inspirational photos to kick start ideas.

This is what I came up with~

I was also inspired by CAS-ual Fridays CFC71


week 55:punches or die cuts
week 33:anything goes
week 84:foliage (minus the one-layer feature)

Thanks for stopping by....oh...the leaves here are FINALLY SHOWING OFF THEIR COLORS~yayyyyyy!!!! ;)

Stamps:Papertrey Ink (Teach & Inspire,Friendship Jar Summer Fillers)
Dies:Papertrey Ink pint jar die,Sweet n' Sassy Season of Change Leaf Die
Paper:Georgia Pacific White cardstock


  1. aww totally cool design...very creative

  2. Lovely CAS autumn card! Sue x

  3. Your card certainly makes you think how these mighty trees start from such a tiny seed!!! Love your creative take on the challenge Marlena :0)
    So glad you joined us again this week at CASual Fridays :0)
    Jenny x

  4. I love this sentiment Marlena it is so true and as an ex primary school teacher, it's something I feel really strongly about.
    Thanks so much
    Less is More

  5. This is such a clever idea and perfectly executed. one of my favorite smells is crushed leaves. I still have a jar full of them that my first boyfriend gave me!

  6. What a wonderful autumnal card Marlena - perfect for the LIM challenges you have chosen.

  7. This is such a clean and lovely fall card, Marlena! I love the muted colors with a little splash of orange! Gorgeous! So glad that you join the fun with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  8. Fun and clever card, Marlena! Beautiful Autumn colors too :)

  9. I love the way you stamped the sentiment at an angle, and how the tree is coming out of the jar. Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  10. How sweet Marlena
    Thank you
    mandi LIM

  11. Hey Marlena! Thanks again for linking up to the Jars of Joy Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! :)

  12. Your card is LOVELY!
    Have a GREAT day!

  13. All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind....by PSY 201 Week 3 Assignment


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