Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Challenge #57: Scarecrow, Hay, Crows & Sketches

Happy Wednesday to all our crafty friends out there!  And you know what Wednesday means --  Design Team challenge day here at Cooking With Cricut.  Melin challenged the Team to use scarecrows, hay, crows and/or one of her amazing sketches this week.  Here are the sketches:

Card sketch
Single 12" x 12" layout sketch

Double Layout sketch

And here is what the Design Team came up with . . . take it away, ladies!

Jenny R. used the Mini Monsters, Happily Ever After,
Hannah Montana and Old West cartridges along with a super cute
digi from  Please make sure you click over to
Jenny's blog to check out all the spectacular details!

Heather used Simply Scarecrows and Alphalicious
for her 12" x 12" layout.  Head over to her blog for the details on this
super cute project featuring her hubby and fur baby.

Holly used the Creative Memories Cheerful Seasons cartridge
for this incredible wreath!  Check out the particulars on her blog.

Larelyn used the Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge for this sweet Fall card.
Make sure you visit her blog and leave her some "love."

Nita used the Simply Charmed cartridge for her long card.  Make sure you
check out her blog to find out just how you do mend a broken Jack-o-Lantern! 

Linda used a digi from and the Storybook cartridge.
Don't forget to give her blog a visit to learn all the details about this sweet 12" x 12" layout.

Celeste used the Celebrate with Flourishes and "Just Because" Cards
cartridges for this adorable step card.  Check out the details on her website!

Kemma also used the Celebrate with Flourishes cartridge
to create this stunning Halloween decoration.  Make sure you give
her blog a visit to check out the details!

Michelle created two cards this week!  She made her first card using the
Simply Charmed cartridge and the second using Create-A-Critter,
Paper Doll Dress Up and a cut file.
Make sure to hop on over to her blog for all the details.

Debbie used the Create-A-Critter cartridge and a
digi stamp for this super cute card.  Check out her blog for the particulars!

Charlotte used the Simply Charmed, Heritage, Thanksgiving,
Damask Decor and Picturesque cartridges for this glitter-ific card!
 Make sure you check out her blog for all the special little details.

Gaby created this wonderful double layout using the Pop Up Neighbor and
Old West cartridges.  This is Gaby's last post as a CWC Design Team member ~
so please visit her website and show her some "love!"  We're going to miss you, Gaby!

Jen used the Plantin SchoolBook, Doodlecharms and Cake Basics
cartridges to create her double layout.  Check out the details on her blog!

Yolie used the Celebrate with Flourishes and Pop Up Neighborhood
cartridges as well as the adorable crow from for her
double layout.  Make sure you visit her website for the details.

Mindy created her single page layout using the Pop Up Neighborhood and
Simply Charmed cartridges.  Don't forget to visit her blog and check out the details.

And now it's your turn!  Show us your best scarecrow, hay and/or crow projects -- try your hand at one of the sketches -- Although following the sketches are NOT a requirement to join us!  And link it up!  Here are a few things to remember . . .
  • Must follow the challenge topic.  
  • Must be a NEW project for this challenge.  No back dated posts please.
  • Must have a link back to this post on your blog. 
  • Must link your project post through Inlinkz and not just your blog.  
  • Must use your Cricut in some capacity. 
  • Must HAVE FUN!  
  • You may gladly combine challenges . . . we love to pile it on TOO!

Thanks so much for stopping by today!  We appreciate it so very much!

~ The CWC Design Team


  1. WOW! You ladies know how to make some of the cutest Scarecrows on the NET! All of your projects are amazing! Thank you for such inspiration!

  2. Everybody did a wonderful job!! will miss you! but will visit often! THANKS!!

  3. Great projects DT!! I can't wait to play along!

    Hugs, Sheena

  4. Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [27 Oct 02:00am GMT]. Thanks, Maria

  5. Awesome ladies, I am loving the projects!!1

  6. What a great fall challenge. I love Scarecrows. The DT is amazing with all the wonderful projects for inspiration.

  7. Wow Ladies, you all Rocked these projets. They are Absolutely Beautiful! Smooches... Felicia

  8. Thanks for the challenge. I had fun playing along.

    Hugs, Sheena


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