Friday, October 21, 2011

Halloween Blog Hop - Glamorous Side of Scrapping

Welcome to the Halloween Blog Hop for Oct. 21!!! If you just came here to see my blog I hope you go back and check out the hop from the first starting with Ashley!! If you came here from Lynda you are on the right track!! Don't forget to leave a comment and follow everyone's blog so you will be eligible for the grand prize that Ashley is giving away!!! It's a $50 gift card to the winner's choice of Michael's, Jo Ann's or AC Moore!! I'm also giving away blog candy for leaving a comment here and for joining my blog as a follower!! So please leave a comment and don't forget to leave a way for us to contact you

The sponsors of this hop are:

Make It Crafty - 1 digi
*Must visit their Facebook page and "Like" them

Joy's - Halloween Puns stamp set
*Must visit their Facebook page and "Like" them

Cricut Craft Room - Cricut cartridge, twine and goodies
*Must follow her blog and say hello on Facebook

And now the GRAND PRIZE!!!!
Given by Ashley @ the Galmerous Side of Scrapping
$50 gift card to the winners choice of Michaels, Joanns or A C Moore

*Will have to comment on every blog in the hop
*Become a friend of each blog

Here is my the card I created for the hop....

I used the cricut cartridge Happy Hauntings.  I cut the imagae at 3 1/2 and used scrap paper I had on hand to make the cuts.  I found this glitter paper at Michaels.  I'm having so much fun doing these hops, its making me think outside my comfort zone. 

Your next stop is Shannon, make sure you take the time to visit all these wonderful ladies and leave them some encouragement.

Oops, I almost forgot... here is some candy for one lucky hopper.... make sure to leave a comment, with a way to contact you and become a follower of my blog.  Good Luck and Happy Hopping:

Here is the entire line up.....
1. Ashley -
2. Lisa ~
3. Ellen -
4. Dena -
5. Zenita -
6. Gina -
7. Liz -
8. Cindy-
9. Cyndie -
10. Lisa -
11 .Mindy -
12. Staci ~
13. Vicki ~
14. Amy Jo ~
15. Maria ~
16. Janet~
17. Jearise -
18. Lynda -
19. Carol -       <~~~~~ You are here
20. Shannon -
21. Erica -

Sunday, October 16, 2011

"Trick or Treat" Halloween Hop

Welcome to the "Trick or Treat" Halloween Blog Hop!!

We're so happy you could join us for this super-fun hop showcasing cards, layouts and projects that feature everything fun about Halloween!!  You'll find an array of ideas throughout the hop -- From decorations to gift ideas and more, we hope you'll enjoy each and every project along the way!! This is a TWO-DAY hop, so be sure to catch both days for maximum ideas (you'll find the entire line-up below my post)!!

We can guarantee LOTS of treats on this hop (and maybe a few TRICKS too)... So let's get hopping!!  If you've hopped over from, Claire over at Scrap My Way then you are in the right place!!  If you've just popped in to visit my blog or are reading this via email and you'd like to join our Trick-or-Treat FUN, then please CLICK HERE to start at the beginning with Lynda's blog because...  It's always a TREAT to start at the start!! :)  We have a WONDERFUL Grand Prize for one lucky hopper today -- A Gift Certificate for Sweet Stamping Treats!!  To be eligible, please visit each "Blog Hop Stop" and leave a comment!!  One random winner will be chosen on Friday, October 21st (giving you plenty of time to finish the hop)... For more details on what you could choose if YOU are the winner, please be sure to visit our sponsor:

Sweet Stamping Treats

For the hop today, I've created .......

Card Size:  4 1/2 x 5 1/2
Paper: Background on the card was from KC & Company; Cut-outs: Recollections (Gem Stones) from Michaels.
Sickers: KC & Company
Cut-Outs from the Happy Hauntings Cart:  Tree Size 3 1/2"; Ghosts 2"
I added glitter to the ghosts for more dimension.  

I also created a 2nd Card from some scraps that I had around my scrap room.  I am rediscovering card making without the Cricut.....  

Okay now on to the fun stuff.... TREATS

To be eligible to win, become a follower of my blog and leave me a comment with contact information.  I will have choose the winner on Tuesday, October 18th.  Please check back to see if you won!

Thank you again for checking out my project...  Now hop on over to Suzanne at the Cricut Craftin Grammy and remember to visit all the stops for more chances to WIN!!

Below are links to BOTH days of the hop so you'll be sure not to miss a THING!!

DAY TWO (October 16):

Saturday, October 15, 2011

RAK Partner Card - September

Card I put together for my September RAK Partner.  Used divine twine, Close to My Heart Stamps "Bee Happy", Cuttlebug and the Create a Critter Cart.

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Birthday Card - Black & White

I made this card for my friend who's birthday was today, so I whipped this card up for her.  I used some scrap SEI Paper, Prima Flowers, Irock, and misc. stickers.  I love creating on the fly.