Friday, March 15, 2013

March's Cross Canada's Blog Hop!

Before we Jump on to this months blog hop, i would like to announce the winner of our last months blog hop.........CONGRATS Nancy K!!! Contact me via email, your choice of paper pack.

Welcome to our March Blog Hop featuring our Hinged Display Tray. This Display Tray is a 5"x7" fold out wooden tray with divided sections. It can be found on page 125 of the 2013 Spring/Summer Idea book for $18.95. You can purchase one from your local CTMH Consultant.
We hope that you will take the time to leave comments on our posts, as we love to get feedback from our it was something that you really liked or some new technique that was used that you would like to learn how to leaving us comments, we get to hear what you like, and what you want to see. Thank on to our hop!

 If you have just hopped onto my blog, you can start here as this is a circular hop, but if you want to follow us across Canada then please start at the beginning and join Michelle Stewart at My Creations with Michelle

If you came from Janet McCormick of Jan's work of heart then you are in the right place!


Z1838 - 5x7 display tray
Z2400 - Twilight
X7164C - Buzz and bumble sticker assortment
X7164B - Buzz and bumble paper pack
Z1830 - Brown and tan glitter paper
Z1831 - Buzz and bumble assortment embellishments
Z1718 - Color ready- garden wooden shapes
Z1783 - Almond glitz glitter
Z1732 - Color ready- seam binding ribbon
Stamp set
C1537 - Honey comb
E1019 - Bohemian alphabet (Retired)
Stamp pads
Z2162 - Honey
Z2153 - Sweet leaf
Z2160 - Twilight
Z2195 - Lagoon

Fun hey? when i wrote down the recipe, it seemed like a lot but here is the kicker, most of this tray was left overs from a WOTG and cards that i made before. Here are some other close up pictures of the display tray, i have to say thought it was not an easy task, taking good pictures. If you had a choice what theme would you make yours? 
here is the left side
and here is the right side

Did you know that our wonderful CEO and founder of Close to my heart is having a giveaway? hop on to this link and check out her video and comment and YOU can win one of these display trays. Click her name to take you there!

Your next stop on the Cross Canada Hop is Nancy Klein .
 If you get lost along the way, you can head to Michelle S Blog, My Creations with Michelle as she has the complete blog list.

Thanks for hopping along with us - we hope we were able to inspire you to create your own scrapbook layouts using some of the designs and paper seen along the way. Join us again in April when we will be featuring Home Decor Projects.

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

You're Amazing Bowwow!

Im so in love with our NEW glitter paper, i have been using it everywhere. I made this card with one of my favorite A sized stamp set Bowwow. My favorite stamp sets are almost always sized A, not sure why...
This card is fresh and i got use our little petite perk that is from this spring summer (ask me how to get one of your own for FREE). I combined a couple stamp sets to complete this odd sized 4x7 card. It is fresh and was very fun to make. 

Stamp sets used:
D1530 Artiste Kudos (only available with the cricut artiste collection)

A1126 Bowwow 

Stamp pads used:
Z2110 - Buttercup
Z2197 - Pear
Z2117 - Crystal blue
Z2193 - Cotton candy
44571 - Archival Black
  3174 - Blending pen
Z1770 - Pink glitz glitter

Z697 - Round sponge (cut into 6 wedges, save $)
Z282 - Black hemp
Z1830 - Brown & tan glitter paper 
Card base in colonial white
Various adhesive

isnt this fun? Im so in the spring out there will be lots coming your way after this move is finished :-) as always i look forward to your comments!