Monday, July 11, 2011

Celebrate The Occasion Challenge #22

Wow I can't believe it's been a year already (I didn't realize my blog made a year yesterday)...time really flies.  Stay tuned for a fun give away! 

Hello and welcome to my new and regular followers...thank you for joining me on my journey! 

I hope everyone is having a CRAFTASTIC week and ready to Celebrate The Occasion 

FYI...before I go into the challenge: Celebrate the Occasion is having a Design Team Call...for details click here!

This week we are celebrating Christmas in July with a shaped card…how fun! For more inspiration head on over and check out projects from the super talented Design Team members!

One last thing before I share my project...I have to say a  HUGE "THANK YOU" to a few special people:  Denise (Deelightfully Crafty) my hero for sharing her crafting space with me on Sunday when my power went out...if it weren't for you I would not have been able to put the finishing touches on my project and have it completed on time! Also the wonderful women at the CCMIT crop especially Wanda for the great ideas!





Card:  Gypsy welded shadow shape from George

Paper: DCWV

Cricut Cartridges:  George, Joys of the Season, Winter Woodland, Winter Frolic

Martha Stewart:  Punch (Snowflake), Glitter & Scoring Board

Stamp:  My Pink Stamper- Christmas Wishes (available at A Crafter's Haven)

Embellishment:  Rhinestones & snowflake stickers

Hope you like…would love your feedback!

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Scraps Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to my new followers...thank you for joining me on my journey!
Welcome to the Scraps Blog Hop... hope you are having a Craftastic weekend! 

If you came from Scrappin with my Bug, you're in the right place; next stop Scraps to Treasure. If you just happened upon my blog and would like to play along, start at the beginning at www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com.

The purpose of this hop is to help you use up some of your scraps. I'm sure you've got your fair share - I sure do! You'll see 30 talented crafters coming up with unique ways to use their scraps. Some may share tips on how they store their scraps as well!  Stop by tomorrow to and I’ll share how I store my scraps...that was a challenge in itself...lol

Be sure to visit all the blogs & leave comments, as there will be a grand prize, a $50 credit to the Designs on Cloud 9 store, http://www.designsoncloud9.com​/
sponsored by Michelle of Designs on Cloud 9. To win the grand prize, you must comment on and become a follower of all the blogs. You’ll also have other opportunities to win some blog candy including here....
On to my project; I was pleasantly surprised how nice my card turned out...because when I started I had no idea which direction my card was going with all the scrap I have...I was even happier when I was able to make an envelope too!
Hope you like…would love your feedback!



Card:  A2
Paper: Scraps...lol
Cartridge:  Tie the Knot
Cuttlebug:  Swiss Dots folder
Stamps:  My Pink Stamper- Everyday Life & Birthday Crazy (available at A Crafter's Haven)
Punch:  Martha Stewart PATP- Double Loops
Embellishment:  Rhinestones
Blog Candy (will vary a little from this picture; unable to get a clear picture to show you all the fun stuff)


‎1 Jennifer www.craftycardgallery.blogspot​.com
2 Beth http://elizabethspapercreation​s.blogspot.com/
3 Candace http://papercraftsbycandace.bl​ogspot.com/
4 Jackie http://jackrabbitscrappin.blog​spot.com/
5 Kerry http://kerryscraftycardsandcut​s.blogspot.com/
...6 Madison http://funkycards.blogspot.com​/
7 Ashley http://www.theglamoroussideofs​crapping.blogspot.com/
8 Gina http://californiascrappin-gcin​derella21.blogspot.com/
9 Lisa http://bitbythecricutbug.blogs​pot.com/
10 Angie http://atuttletime.blogspot.co​m/
11 Brynn http://www.flairandfrillscreat​ivity.blogspot.com/
12 Crazy about cricut http://www.crazyaboutcricut.bl​ogspot.com/
13 Kim http://rickettscricuts.blogspo​t.com/
14 Linn http://linnsscrapshack.blogspo​t.com/
15 Michelle http://www.scrappinwithmybug.c​om/
16 Laverne http://acraftershaven.blogspot​.com/
17 Scraps to treasure http://scraps2treasure.blogspo​t.com/
18 vintage heartfelt designs http://www.vintageheartfeltdes​igns.blogspot.com/
19 Susan http://www.susanascorner.blogs​pot.com/
20 Nadia http://www.nadiasbeautifulmess​.blogspot.com/
21 Lezlye www.lezlyes.blogspot.com
22 Just a Pac Rat http://circlebenterprises.blog​spot.com/
23 Georgianna http://www.carsonscricutcreati​ons.blogspot.com/
24 Christine http://chrisscreations.blogspo​t.com/
25 Michelle http://www.designsoncloud9.blo​gspot.com/
26 Jamie http://craftygirl21.blogspot.c​om/
27 Rosa http://www.for-micaela.blogspo​t.com/
28 Shawnee http://quiverofangels.blogspot​.com/
29 Nancy http://blog.fancywithnancy.com​/
30 Lisa http://www.craftycardgallery.b​logspot.com/2011/07/scraps-blo​g-hop-final-stop-day-1.html


Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Celebrate The Occasion Challenge #20

Hello and welcome to my new followers...thank you for joining me on my journey!

I hope everyone is having a CRAFTASTIC week and ready to Celebrate The Occasion! This week we are to create a project using RED, WHITE and BLUE…how fun! For more inspiration head on over and check out projects from the super talented Design Team members!

Remember, to join in the fun...the sky’s the limit…as to the type of project or tools required! We just want you to enjoy crafting!

There are also prizes, a weekly winner is selected and then entered into the monthly drawing...

My project this week is truly Red, White and Blue; those were the only colors used…I impressed myself…lol.  This week I did something a little different by making a Stair Step Card (not sure if you can tell from the picture)…it was really fun.  Of course, I had to use glitter…one of my favorite things!


Hope you like…would love your feedback!

                                     
Card:  Stair Step
Cartridges:  Hello Kitty, Stand and Salute, Elegant Cakes
Paper:  Bazzill and DCWV
Cuttlebug: embossing (stars folder)
Embellishment:  Star shaped rhinestones, Martha Stewart Glitter, Glossy Accents

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Celebrate The Occasion Challenge #18

Hello and welcome to my new followers...thank you for joining me on my journey!

I hope everyone is having a CRAFTASTIC week and ready to Celebrate The Occasion! This week we are creating a Birthday project which has to have a PARTY hat…how fun! For more inspiration head on over and check out projects from the super talented Design Team members!

Remember, to join in the fun...the sky’s the limit…as to the type of project or tools required! We just want you to enjoy crafting!

There are also prizes, a weekly winner is selected and then entered into the monthly drawing...

For my project this week I knew I didn’t want to use the same old cylinder party hat. Luckily my Godson came to the rescue…how…by informing me this year his Birthday party’s theme is the Wild West and he will be a cowboy…and I have to make the gift bags…so stay tuned for the gift bags..lol. This is the card I made for him.




Card:  6.5 x 5
Paper:  DCWV and The Paper Company
Cricut Cartridge:  Old West
Embellishments:  Brads, Martha Stewart Flock and Glitter

Saturday, June 4, 2011

CTO Pool Party Blog Hop!


Hello and welcome to my new followers...thank you for joining me on my journey!


Welcome to my Blog, and the CTO Pool Party Blog Hop! If you've come from visiting Dilsaver Designs, you're in the right place. If you were just looking at my blog and want to play along with our blog hopping fun, you can go to the beginning at CTO (http://celebratetheoccasion.blogspot.com/). See below for blog list. Hope you follow along lots of awesome projects and blog candy!

For my project I made a Matchbook card. Decided to have a Party of 1…rest and relaxation…the best party…lol!

Hope you like…would love your feedback!



Recipe:
Card: Matchbook
Cricut Cartridge: Pack Your Bags
Paper: Bazzill
Stamps: Peachy Keen
Embellishments: Rhinestones

Blog Candy



CTO-http://celebratetheoccasion.blogspot.com/
Ivette-http://www.allaboutmeandmyscrapbook.blogspot.com/
Girlia-http://girliascards.blogspot.com/
Adrian-http://byadrian4u.blogspot.com/
Amy-http://www.lovetocrop.com/
Nicole-http://nadialax13.blogspot.com/
Amber-http://my3escrapbooking.blogspot.com/
Rayna-http://purplepeepstechniques.blogspot.com/
Lisa-http://prettypaperprettyribbons.blogspot.com/
Melissa-http://melissa-moecreations.blogspot.com/
Diana-http://www.dianamlarson.blogspot.com/
Kristen-http://fantabulouslypink.blogspot.com/
Katie-http://kwilliamskreations.blogspot.com/
Nicole-http://www.creativedelightsbynicole.blogspot.com/
Linda-http://www.fancyframework.com/
Maquel-http://papermaineiac.blogspot.com/
Mary-http://marebearscraps.blogspot.com/
Judy Ann-http://craftyjar.blogspot.com/
Lucianna-http://dilsaverdesigns.blogspot.com/
Laverne-http://www.acraftershaven.blogspot.com/

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Celebrate The Occasion Challenge #14

Hello and welcome to my new followers...thank you for joining me on my journey!


I hope everyone is having a CRAFTASTIC week and ready to Celebrate The Occasion! This week we are creating an anniversary project. For more inspiration head on over and check out projects from the super talented Design Team members!

Remember, to join in the fun...the sky’s the limit…as to the type of project or tools required! We just want you to enjoy crafting!

There are also prizes, a weekly winner is selected and then entered into the monthly drawing...

For my project this week I decided to do a different type of card so I made Pop Up or Spring Card.

Hope you like...would love your feedback.


Card: Spring or Pop Up (made with the Crafter’s Companion available at ACH)
Paper: DCWV & Bazzill
Cricut Cartridges: A Child’s Year, Rock Princess & Storybook
Stamp: My Pink Stamper Stamp- Happiest Moments (available at A Crafter's Haven)
Embellishments: Gold embossing powder (for sentiment) & Brad

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Celebrate The Occasion Challenge #12

Hello and welcome to my new followers...thank you for joining me on my journey!


I hope everyone is having a CRAFTASTIC week and ready to Celebrate The Occasion! This week we are creating a Graduation project. For more inspiration head on over and check out projects from the super talented Design Team members!

Remember, to join in the fun...the sky’s the limit…as to the type of project or tools required! We just want you to enjoy crafting!

There are also prizes, a weekly winner is selected and then entered into the monthly drawing...

For my project this week I decided to make a fun Graduation Card for a younger person.

Hope you like...would love your feedback.




Card:  Easel
Paper:  DCWV& Bazzill
Cricut Cartridges:  Accent Essentials & 3 Birds On Parade
Punch:  EK Success Photo Labels
Stamp:  My Pink Stamper Stamp- Happiest Moments (available at A Crafter's Haven)
Embellishments:  Ribbon and Martha Stewart Flocking Powder & Glitter