Friday, December 9, 2016

Holiday Magic Blog Hop


Welcome to the
Holiday Magic Blog Hop
Thank you for joining us for a weekend full of the magic of the Christmas Holidays! Our talented crafters have created all sorts of projects to inspire you and bring the joy of the season into your hearts!

You should have arrived from Ashley's Blog. If you just happened upon this magical hop, Connie Can Crop is the first stop in this hop.

This is a one day blog hop and we appreciate your leaving a comment for all of these amazing crafters.

We have an awesome sponsor for this month!


One lucky winner will win a $21.00 gift certificate to shop their awesome products.
Be sure to visit them online here:  http://www.bugaboostamps.com/
on their facebook here:  https://www.facebook.com/bugaboostamps/
and their blog here:  http://catchthebugblog.blogspot.ca/
What do you have to do to win? Easy...become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in the hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.
You will have until 10 p.m. Sunday to finish and leave your comments.
Winner will be announced on Wednesday 12/14/16 at Connie Can Crop.

Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!


For my project I decided to make a card, my card is a standard A2 size (4/14" x 5 1/2")
Here are all the products I used:
  • White Cardstock
  • Patterned Paper - Doodlebug Design "Home for the Holidays"
  • Stamped Images - Avery Elle "Dear Santa"
  • CC Designs - Christmas Bulb Die 
  • MFT - Stitched Rectangle Stax Die Set
  • Copic Markers - C1, C3, C5, R20, R24 and R29
  • Stickles - "Christmas Red", " Lime Green" and "Star Dust"
  • Memento Ink - "Black Tuxedo"
Well, I hope you have enjoyed my card.

Up next is Kim's Blog

Here's our line up in case you get lost:
Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
Shannon H- http://shannonhdesigns.blogspot.com/
Angela- mermaidsnmonograms.blogspot.com
Christi- https://tranquility1905.blogspot.com/
Sue- http://suek86401.blogspot.com/
Holli- sunflowerholli.blogspot.com
Ashley- http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
Diana- http://daisylovecreations.blogspot.com
Kim- http://katydidcards.com
Veronica- http://vickyscrappingpassion.blogspot.com
Amanda- salnclts76.blogspot.com
Miranda- http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
Sandy- http://simplycraftycreationsbysandys.blogspot.com/
Lisa- http://lisaslittlerascals.blogspot.com
Alicia- http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com/
Sharon- http://piece-ofheart.blogspot.com
Jearise- http://lorbysworld.blogspot.com/
Sarah- http://sarahbiswabic.blogspot.com/

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas!!!

And don't forget to check out the this month's challenge!!

Connie Can Crop Challenge #53
Baby It's Cold Outside
due 11:59 P.M. Saturday, December 31st
Pacific Time

Friday, July 24, 2015

Christmas in July Blog Hop - Day 1


Welcome to Day 1 of the 





Get ready for some great ideas that you can start creating now for Christmas.
Along the way today, you'll find card and gift ideas, a scrapbook layout page or two 
and even a couple great decorating ideas. 

We hope this hop gets you in the holiday spirit a little early this year. 

We'd like to say a HUGE THANKS to


and she is giving away 


All you have to do to win this fabulous prize is comment on each of the blogs.
That's it! It really is easy.  
Of course, we would love it if you became a follower too. 

Now on with the hop!

You should have arrived here from Anna's Blog


So for my project today I decided to make a card. With a a new little one, my time is very limited to crafting.  So I knew I needed to make something that is quick and easy but still cute :0)  I had quite a few of these little thin wooden Santa's that I purchased last year at Michael's after Christmas sale.  I think I paid about 10 cents for each of them.  I had been wondering what I was going to use them for and now I know.  They will be part of the Christmas cards I send out this year.  Here are all the details...

Card size is standard A2 (4 1/2" x 5 1/2")
Wooden Decorated Santa - Michael's 
Patterned Paper – American Crafts “Peppermint Express”
Kraft Cardstock - Recollections
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Standard Circles and Classic Scalloped Circle
Spellbinders Shapeabilities - Ribbon Banners
Red Sequins 8mm
White Gel Pen
Sentiment - Computer Generated
Glue Dots
Foam Tape

Again, a super quick and easy card!!  Perfect for Christmastime!!  Remember, quick and easy cards can still look cute ;0)  Well, I hope you found some inspiration and have enjoyed my project for today's Christmas Blog Hop. 

Your next stop is Sandy's Blog

Here is today's hop line-up in case you get lost along the way

Theresa ~ http://scrapsbygracie.blogspot.com
Card A Day Challenge Blog ~ http://cardadaychallenge.blogspot.com
Ashley ~ http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
Barbara ~ http://barbarab3.blogspot.com
Kim ~ www.katydidcards.com
Robin ~ http://create-a-latte.blogspot.com
La-Vie ~ http://cestla-viedesigns.blogspot.com
Anna ~ http://agrandmaacricutandablog.blogspot.com
Diana ~ www.daisylovecreations.blogspot.com
Sandy ~ www.scrapbookblessingsclub.com
Haidee ~ http://created2bunique.blogspot.com
Sharondalyn ~ www.clippingsbysharondalyn.blogspot.com
Alicia ~ http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com
Angela ~ www.crazy3monkeys.blogspot.com
Tristan ~ https://www.facebook.com/TinstarDesigns


Be sure to hop tomorrow too for even more great holiday projects and ideas.
You can start tomorrow at Theresa's blog.


Saturday, October 18, 2014

Monster Mash Blog Hop - Day #1

Welcome to the Monster Mash Blog Hop Day #1


I was working in the lab, late one night
When my eyes beheld an eerie sight
For my monster from his slab, began to rise
And suddenly to my surprise
He did the mash, he did the monster mash
It was a graveyard smash!
Connie">http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com/">Connie Can Crop and her ghoulishly wonderful friends are so glad you could join us for this Monster Mash! We have so many frightful projects you'll be screaming for more! 

This is a two day blog hop and we appreciate your leaving a comment for all of these talented creatures who are here sharing their ideas and creations. Be sure to come back tomorrow to see all the new and amazing projects we have in store for you in Day #2! We can't wait to see you again!

The zombies were having fun, the party had just begun
The guests included Wolf Man, Dracula and his son!
A Woooo!
We have three terrifying yet amazing sponsors and giveaways for this hop!


Creative Kuts is giving one lucky winner a $10 gift certificate for their online store.
Be sure to check out their spooky SVG files!


You can
visit her Shop
here and
follow them on Facebook here.

AND




is giving away this Frightfully Fun Stamp set from CTMH



AND


Connie Wallenbrock is giving away this Mini-Medley Accents Pack from CTMH
Perfect for your Halloween creations!



What do you need to do to win? Easy... become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.

Then you can mash, then you can monster mash The monster mash, and do a graveyard smash Then you can mash, you'll catch on in a flash Then you can mash, then you can monster mash You will have until 12:00 am Monday to finish the hop and leave your comments.

Winners will be announced on Wednesday at Connie Can Crop.

Be sure to follow everyone and leave your spirited comments along the way!

Let's get this Monster Party started!




I am the last stop of this fantastic blog hop!


Here is our complete line up for day #1 in case you get lost along the way:

1. Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
2. Denise- http://www.craftconfectionery.com
3. Julie (Cricut Chick) - www.simplysilhouette.co 
4. Anna- http://www.stampanna.com

   
Thanks so much for joining us for such a fun day! Don't forget to come back tomorrow for Day #2!

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Die Cutin Divas Challenge #182: Picture Inspired Challenge


Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Picture Inspired Challenge




So here is my interpretation of this picture inspired challenge :0)


Doesn't it look yummy!!  Almost good enough to eat ;0)  I just love the way the sugar coating came out on the pie.  All I did was use my clear adhesive glue and use a little crystal colored glitter and voila!!

Here are the rest of the items I used....

*Thanksgiving Cartridge
*Mother's Day Bouquet Cartridge
*Gypsy Wanderings
*Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
*My Mind's Eye (Patterned Paper)
*Recollections (Solid Cardstock)
*Tim Holtz Inks
*Memento Ink
*My Creative Time Stamps
*Wilton Doilies
*Crystal Glitter
*Twine
*Button


Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #180 - Lions, Tigers, and Bears, Oh My! (Wizard of Oz Celebration)

Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Lions, Tigers, and Bears


I decided to make this cute little lion card.  Isn't he just adorable?!

Here is the list of items used...

  • Cartridges used: Campin Critters (Card Base) and Create a Critter 2 (Lion)
  • Solid cardstock - Recollections
  • Patterned Paper - My Mind's Eye "On the Sunny Side"
  • Sentiment - Pink by Design "Be Mine"
  • Adhesive Buttons - Recollections
  • White Gel Pen
  • Colored Pencils

Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #179 - Pinterest Inspired or Fellow Crafter Inspiration

Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Pinterest Inspired or 
Fellow Crafter Inspiration

For my project I made a banner for my husband's birthday.  He loves all things from the 80's, so I thought the Pac Man banner would be perfect.


Here are close ups of the banner 



My inspiration came from a pin I found on Pinterest.

Here is the link of my inspiration

Here is a list of supplies I used...


Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana


Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #178 - Favorite Color Combination

Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Favorite Color Combination

Create any card using your favorite color combination...


This was actually a hard challenge for me, I have so many favorite color combinations!!  It was a little hard narrowing it down, but this combination of colors has always stood out for me.  The hot pink and lime green are so fun and happy, while the brown is a great neutral color ;0)  I just love pairing all these colors together!!  Here are all the details of my card...

Card size: 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
  • Cartridge used – Doodlecharms
  • Solid Cardstock – Recollections and Bazzill Basics
  • Patterned Paper – Doodlebug “Cherry Pie Plaid”
  • PK Stamps – PK487 “In Stitches”
  • Sentiment - Paper Smooches  “Digits”
  • Jaded Blossom - Flag Die 2
  • Cuttlebug Embossing Folder “Swiss Dots”
  • Stickles – Star Dust
  • Copic Markers – YG03 (Yellow Green) and RV17 (Deep Magenta)
  • Doodlebug – Mini Jewels “Bubblegum”
  • Corner Rounder Punch
  • Wink of Stella – Clear
  • Gel Pens – White and Brown
  • Foam Squares


Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's color challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful color combinations my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We look forward to seeing all of your wonderful color combinations!!

Crafty Hugs,

Diana