Friday, November 2, 2012

Hope's Into the Woods

I used to love to walk in the woods on the Appalachian Trail by the Delaware Water Gap, or at the gorgeous Girl Scout Camp Hoover and in the Poconos.  I really enjoyed walking in those woods during the day.  At night I usually wasn't afraid because I was usually with friends.  But when I had to take my dog for a walk at night in the Poconos I was usually alone and it was scary because even with our strongest flashlight I couldn't see even a foot in front of me and I was always tripping on rocks and roots in the road.  I was basically afraid I'd fall and break a leg.  Not scared of what was out there with me.  Now, here in Florida, I am pretty much scared to walk in the woods any time of day.  The woods here are the creepy places, even behind my house I won't go into the woods.  The wildlife here is just plain scary.   Now if there were cute little raccoons instead of pythons and alligators I might venture into the woods.

Here's the deets:
stamp - Taylored Expressions "Woodland Winter"
ink - Memento "Tuxedo Black"
paper - Close To My Heart "Aspen" pack
miscellaneous - copics; Stampin' Up "Circle" and "Scalloped Circle" punches; blue cord; raccoon charm; bling

Here's the challenges:
Stampin' Up HYCCT1231 - A Walk in the Woods
Raise the Bar #118 - Anything Goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon #59 - Winter Holiday
Fab 'n' Funky  #145 - Die Cuts and Punches
Southern Girls #56 - Animal Crackers
Card Makin' Mamas - Anything Goes
Totally Stampalicious - Anything Goes
Whoopsy Daisy - Punch It Out

Thanks for stopping by, I hope you'll come back again.

 

6 comments:

  1. Lovely card, Chris! Great design and I love that little raccoon guy! (I wouldn't want to walk in those woods either - sounds terrifying!). Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenge!
    Chris
    x

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  2. A Fabulous entry to our “Punch it out” Challenge ,and thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy Challenge this week Good Luck Hugs Elaine

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  3. Cute card, the DP in the background is so atmospheric! Thank you for linking up with us @ Fab 'n Funky :)

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  4. Cute card. Thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week. Carol DT x

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  5. so super cute & i don't blame you- stay far away from the alligators!

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  6. Adorable card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

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