Saturday, February 6, 2016

Cupid Strikes Again Blog Hop!

 
Welcome to our Cupid Strikes Again co-hop with Die Cuttin’ Diva and Cut It Up. We are so glad that you are joining us today and super excited to share our inspiration with you.
 
We will have a line-up of DT members from both teams sharing Valentine projects and we are hoping you enjoy them all. Our teams even had to play cupid and send their project to a fellow team member as a surprise. How is that for sharing the love?!
 
How about some prizes?
Craftin' Desert Divas ~ 2 digi stamps of choice
KaDoodle Bug Designs ~ 2 $5.00 certificates
Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbon ~ $15 gift certificate
 
Cupid’s Rules…
1. Make sure you are a follower on each stop along this hop.
2. Leave a comment on each project and you will be entered
to win one of the prizes.
Prize winners will be announced on Valentine's Day, February 14th.
 
"I created my project for Janis on the Die Cuttin' Diva team."

Recipe:
The Paper Studio - Love Struck 6x6 stack - all patterned papers
Elegant Edges Cricut cart - burst @ 4 3/4"
Martha Stewart All Occasion Cake Art Cricut cart - Heart2 @ 3 3/4", Heart1 @ 1 3/4"
Tags, Bags, Boxes & More 2 - Be Mine @1 1/2"
Oriental Trading Co - button
My Mind's Eye - Lime Twist - charmed twine
pink pearls
pop dots

Okay, who wants candy?!  I'm giving away this box of goodies to one lucky person :-)  Just follow me and leave me a comment.  I'll leave this open until Valentine's day. 

You can also follow my FB page-  In Love with PAPER if you'd like :-) 



Thanks for stopping by today!! 
 
 Your next stop is... EMILY.
 
If you get lost along the way, here is the line-up....
Thanks for spreading the love!

Friday, February 5, 2016

ADFD: February Club Kit

Happy Friday!  It's time for more sweet images on the ADFD blog.  It's all about horses this week.  There are several rocking horses and even one little stick horse (see below).  So cute.  To see all of them and a lot of wonderful inspiration from our DT be sure and visit the A Day for Daisies blog.  Isn't she so sweet?  Love her!

Recipe:
ADFD image - Stick Horse Ride
watercolor pencils
Star Dust Stickles - wings
Teresa Collins - Life Emporium collection - all patterned papers
A Child's Year Cricut cart - fun @ 1 1/4"

Thanks for stopping by today. 

Cindy---

Crafty Catz # 310: Pirate Theme

Ahoy Matie!  LOL!  It's the Pirates life for me :-)  We have a super fun theme this week on the Crafty Catz blogPirate Theme.  Our wonderful sponsor is Fabrika Fantasy.



 Recipe:
Fabrika Fantasy image - Pirate Parrot 2
Heidi Swapp - No Limits collection - background patterned paper
Crocs Rule Cricut cart- boat @ 5 1/4"
Stampendous - Changito Pirates stamps
Sew Easy floss - blueberry
pop dots

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Crafty Catz.

Cindy---

CIU#89: Mardi Gras

Hello there!  It's time for another great challenge over on the Cut It Up blog.  Our theme this time is:  Mardi Gras - Use a Mask.  Our wonderful sponsor is As Cute as a Button

I decided to use a stencil as my mask technique.  I used texture paste along with some Color Magic spray to achieve the grey on the hearts.

Recipe:
Elegant Edges Cricut cart - burst @ 5 1/4" using the oblong feature
A Child's Year Cricut cart - Love @ 1 1/2"
Deco Art Dimensional Effects - texture paste
Fun Expressions - Doodle template
Heidi Swapp - Color Shine - Tinsel
Recollections - grey shimmer paper
white lace
pink jute twine
Maya Road - hanger embellishment
Diamond Ice Stickes
Glossy Accents - to adhere hanger

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Cut It Up.

Cindy---

Monday, February 1, 2016

Crafty Time: February Challenge- Button, Bows & Brads

Hello there!  It's a brand new month so that means it's time for a new challenge over on the Crafty Time blog.  Our theme this month is Buttons, Bows & Brads.  Our wonderful sponsor is Aurora Wings.  We each got to chose an image.  Isn't she the cutest?!!  Love her!
Recipe:
Aurora Wings digi - Little Elf Kia
watercolor pencils
DCWV - Melon Twist stack- orange chevron paper
The Paper Studio - Uptown Flair stack - green dot paper
Plantin Schoolbook Cricut Cart - grass border @ 3/4", 1 1/4"
Impression Obsession - Mini Messages stamp set - sentiment
The Paper Studio - Spare parts - button, brads
DMC floss - white
Glossy Accents to adhere button

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us this month at Crafty Time.

Cindy---

Friday, January 29, 2016

ADFD Challenge # 140: Photo Inspiration - All My Love

Hello there!  Happy Friday!  It's getting closer to Valentine's Day.  So this challenge over on the ADFD blog is perfect.  Just use the following photo to inspire you :-)
 
And this is what I came up with :-)

 
Recipe:
ADFD image - Mailing Love
watercolor pencils
water blending pen
Heidi Swapp - Serendipity Stack - heart book paper
white lace
white heart button - Oriental Trading Co
Red Love ribbon
Sew Easy floss - hot tamale, bubble gum
 
Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at ADFD.
 
Cindy---
 

CC#309: Kids

Hello there!  It's time for another great challenge over on the Crafty Catz blog.  Our theme is Kids.  And our wonderful sponsor is Crafty Sentiments. 


Recipe:
Crafty Sentiments digi - Harriet
watercolor pencils
Glossy Accents -lollypop
DCWV - Summer Dreams matstack - all patterned papers
Plantin Schoolbook Cricut cart - Circle @ 4", heart @ 1 1/4"
Kraft button
red jute twine
Heidi Swapp - sentiment stamps

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Crafty Catz this week.

Cindy---