Sunday, April 22, 2012

My-O's 32 Birthday Blog Hop!

Hello and welcome to My-O's 32 Birthday Blog Hop! Shannon is turning 32 and what better thing to do then have a hop with us crafty people to celebrate!! If you stumbled upon this hop by chance, excellent!! Just make sure you start back at the beginning to give Shannon the birthday girl, some warm wishes and for a chance to win some awesome yummy candy!!  Happy Birthday Shannon!! If you came here from Maria's Blog then you are in the right place.

For my project I knew I wanted to use the Create a Critter Cartridge, it is truly one of my favorites!! I also wanted to incorporate the color green at it is the birthday girl's favorite color :0)  While looking through the handbook, I saw this adorable froggy and knew I had to use him. So here is my project, hope you all like it :0)

Card size is 5 1/2 x 5 1/2

Cartridges used
Create a Critter (Frog & Lilypad @ 2.75")(Grass @ 1.50" & 2.60") (Dragonfly @ 1.25")
Sweet Treats (Gift boxes @  1.40" & 1.70") (Hat @ 1.50")

Other items used
Solid Cardstock: Recollections
Patterned Paper: My Mind's Eye "Quite Contrary-Jack & Jill"
Cuttlebug Embossing Folders: Tiny Mosaic, Swiss Dots, & Forrest Branches
EK Success Corner Rounder Punch & Circle Punch
Sentiment: Computer generated
Stickles: Diamond
Green Adhesive Gem - My stash
White Gel Pen

Okay, so what's a blog hop without having a little blog candy to sweeten things up?!

One Lucky winner will win the following...

1. Two (2) Chipboard Albums (1 Circle and 1 Rounded Corner Square)
2. K & Company (Sparkly Sweet Butterflies)
3. Recollections - Adhesive Faux Pearls 
4. Recoolections - Dimensional Stickers
5. K*I Memories Self Adhesive Ribbon - Birthday Treat

All you need to do to win is:

1.Become a follower, if you aren't already.

2.Post a comment
3.Please make sure to leave a way to contact you

The winner will be chosen on Thursday-April 26th by

Super easy ;0) - Good Luck everyone!

Well, I hope you all enjoyed my project and up next is Chris
Here is the complete line up in case you get lost along the way


  1. Adorable froggy card! I love the pen stitching! :)Amy

  2. This is absolutely adorable, Diana!! The froggie is so cute and festive!! I love how the packages are sitting on the lily pad with him :) Love it my friend!! So happy to be hopping with you :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  3. Such an adorable birthday card!!! Love the create a critter cart!

  4. Super super cute!! I love your card and the blog candy!! :)

  5. Fabulous card. It's adorable.

    I'm already a follower ;)

    Be blessed, Beckie

  6. supe cute card love it

  7. another cute little froggy card! adorable! Love the colors you chose for your blog. So cheery!

  8. Your card is soooo cute!The Frog is Super Cute!!

  9. Super cute card. Love the frog. Thanks for sharing.

  10. Awe... this is such a cute and fun looking card! I love the bright colors, stitching, and embossing. Great job!! TFS! :)


  11. Hey there I am a new follower! Love your card! I too love create a critter. I love it all! TFS

  12. o if i am a winner heehee my blog is

  13. adorable card, really like the extras, like the presents, etc.

  14. This card is so stinkin' cute! This is one of those cards that I have to look at for a long time to see all of the detail that went into the making. I love the stitching that you did..could not tell if it was real or faux until I went up and read that you used a gel pen..very good, I love the embossing and all the paper piecing. very cute card!



  15. Your card is adorable. I am seeing a lot of frog cards lately...must be a spring

  16. What a fun and fabulous card! I love the froggy! This whole card is perfect!! You did and awesome job, glad you were a part of this hop!!


  17. Love your design tha frog is so adorable and adding the hat and the presents and dragon fly was a great idea!
    Big Blog Hug, Janet

  18. Super duper cute card!!! TFS
    mvasquez69 at aol dot com

  19. I to love CC cart. Love the frog too. Great card.
    I am a new follower.
    mbchoj at aol dot com

  20. Your card turned out super cute. Crazy we came up with using the same cut. Gotta love the Create A Critter cart. So nice being in the hop with you.

  21. Oh! That little frog is so darn cute! Can't stop smiling at that funny froggy face! I am a new follower, and am really enjoying all your previous posts and projects too!
    kladd94803 at aol dot com

  22. cute card! Just adorable love his little presents all ready for a party!~

  23. Adorable card! Looks like your cutie is ready to party!

    Precious Hugs

  24. cute card. tfs.
    littlen44 at gmail dot com