Thursday, September 1, 2011

Throwback Thursday Challenge with My Creative Time!


It's another My Creative Time's Throwback Thursday!  Today Emma is asking us to make a "Cricutless" project using the colors orange, black, green, and purple.  We're also showcasing her All Around Halloween stamp set.

I got my inspiration for this card from this t-shirt my friend's daughter was wearing.  There are so many cute kid's clothes that give great inspiration for cards!

I made my tic-tac-tac toe board by cutting a 3" square of kraft cardstock and mounting it on a 3 1/4" square of green cardstock. The same green is cut into 1/4" strips for the lines.  I then stamped some of the cute pumpkin and witch hat stamps from All Around Halloween, colored them, and added a button and twine to one of the squares.

For my sentiment, I used the My Creative Time Stitched Oval Die and then stamped a sentiment from the Mixed Holiday Sentiments Stamp Set.  This sentiment comes with "Happy" above "Halloween," but it was easy to cover one word at a time with scotch tape when inking it up, and then stamp them side by side.

You can order all of these My Creative Time products by clicking here.  Be sure to stop by My Creative Time to see what she has created for you today, as well as the awesome projects by my design team pals.  We even have a brand new designer on our team, who you do not want to miss!


sei "Eerie Alley" Green Cardstock
Papertrey Ink Orange Zest & Kraft Cardstock
Recollections "Halloween" Patterned Paper
My Creative Time "All Around Halloween" & "Mixed Holiday Sentiments" Stamp Sets
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
Copic Markers
JoAnn Craft Essentials Markers
Tim Holtz Vintage Paper Distress Ink
Papertrey Ink Vintage Button & Rustic Jute Button Twine
My Creative Time "Stitched Oval Die"


  1. I love this tic-tac-toe card. Really cool.


  2. Now, aren't you the creative lady today! This is just wonderful! The tic-tac-toe theme is so adorable!

  3. I love all your wonderful inspiring ideas! Please get your award at my blog!

  4. KATIE!!!! This is genius. I love getting inspiration from everything all around me too! Kids shirts, holiday and home decor, etc. This turned out fabulous! You colored your images so perfectly too! Hugs- Glora

  5. super cute idea! I love getting inspiration from different places...never thought of clothes! so creative!

  6. Yes, I agree, you are so creative and talented.. I am always so amazed when I leave your blog, hugs from ukiah

  7. The button add the perfect touch.

  8. Adorable!!! You are so right, kids clothes are great inspiration!!! Hugs, Cathryn :)

  9. Katie this came out perfect!!! So creative...tfs

  10. Super cute Katie and so festive! TFS!
    Sherrie K

  11. What a clever idea. I love that you used the colors and added white.

    DIANA L.

  12. You did a Fabulous job on this from that inspiration. Kudos! Smooches... Felicia

  13. Such a cute card. I love this idea and might have to scraplift it for a project of my own.

  14. Your card is fabulous! I like how you got your idea for this card. I never thought to do that. Thanks for sharing. I'm your newest follower.



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