Friday, November 11, 2016

The First Thanksgiving!

I can't believe it's already time to prepare for the Thanksgiving holiday; we over at Cut It Up are celebrating with a true Thanksgiving theme:  The First Thanksgiving ~ Include a Native American or Pilgrim on your project.  Of course your project can be a card, layout, journal page, 3-D item such as table decor or any other as long as it includes a die cut and follows the theme.

Here are some close up pics of the dies I used in my layout.

Material List:
CTMH Paper/Cardstock:  Jackson, Fundamentals, Lagoon, Saffron, Chocolate, Champagne, Desert Sand, Barn Red (retired)
CTMH Inks:  Cocoa, Champagne, Chocolate, Barn Red (retired), Lagoon
Cricut Cartridges:  Paper Doll Dress Up, CTMH Artistry, CTMH Flower Market, CTMH Artbooking, CTMH Artiste
CTMH Stamp Set:  Pathfinding Cardmaking Workshop Set,
CTMH Embellishments:  Copper Shimmer Trim, Sky Lark Assortment (retired), Jackson Sticker (retired), Enamel and Glitter Blue Dot Duos
Embellishments:  Gold Thread, Brown bead and Floss (stash), Prima Flowers, 3 Girl Jam Aqua Splash Ribbon, Bead Basics Seed Beads
Stenciling:  Bo Bunny Glitter Paste Copper, Rebekah Meier Stencil (
Misc:  Gold Pen, Black Pen

Our challenge is sponsored by Craftin Desert Divas; you'll want to head over to the Cut It Up site to check out the prize and the beautiful projects from the team!

My Layout is off to the following challenges:
613 Avenue Create:  AG
Heart 2 Heart: Changes ~ Our first Thanksgiving with a baby in quite a few years!
Fantabulous Cricut Challenge:  Autumn
Bitten by the Bug 2:  Nature Calls

Thanks for coming by today!  Feel free to check out other pages/posts, leave me comments or questions, or check out my YouTube Videos!


  1. This is an adorable layout! Jackson is one of my favorite paper packs.

  2. Such an adorable layout! so lovely!
    xoxo Olga

  3. Love your layout and how you incorporated all the wonderful details from Cricut cuts to complements to the glitter stencil. Beautiful and quite a little cutie in the photo! Thanks for sharing at BBTB2!

  4. Katrina, it is nice to see another one of your projects. I love the colors, design and overall cuteness of your layout. I love the native American and the teepee. The pic is very cute, too. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  5. Beautiful layout. I love how you used turquoise with the various browns. Happy Thanksgiving to you and thanks for joining the BBTB2 challenge this week.

  6. LOVE LOVE this! This is SO adorable! Your grandbaby is such a cutie! Thank you for playing at H2H Blog! ~ DT Jen

  7. Wow, Katrina, your project design is wonderful, you incorporated so many great ideas and your paper dolls cricut cut is adorable! I also like the colors you chose which complement the beautiful doll in that picture! Thanks for sharing your talent with Fantabulous Cricut.

  8. Oh my goodness, this is adorable!! I love the way you used the paper doll cartridge for this theme! Thanks so much for joining us for the FCCB challenge this week! Hugs, DT Karla

  9. Ha! Such a precious way to preserve these memories and the photo is just perfect!

    Thanks for playing with us at Heart 2 Heart!