Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Crafty Gals Corner Annual Blog Hop

It's time for our Annual Blog Hop at

We have 7 fabulous sponsors who have agreed to help us celebrate 2 years!

Please follow the blog hop schedule below and if you get lost, just hop on back here :)


Judy - You Are Here
Rae Ann
Crafty Gals Corner

                                                                                      Beccy's Place
                                                                        Prize: 3 Digital Images/ 1 Digital Set

Prize: 7 Digital Images

Eureka Stamps

Prize: 3 Digital Images

Miss Daisy Stamps

1 - Grand Prize of 3 digital images
1 - prize of 1 digital image
1- prize of 1 digital image

My Besties Shop / Etsy Bestie Store

Prize: 3 digital images below

The Paper Nest Dolls
Prize: $20 gift Certificate

The Stamping Boutique
Prize: $12 Gift Certificate

I created 2 cards using images from 2 of our sponsors.

using Gracie from Miss Daisy Stamps

using Champaign Fashionista from The Stamping Boutique

So be sure and link up an "Anything Goes" project
for your chance to win one of the fabulous prizes!

Monday, December 26, 2016

Cute As A Button Inspiration

Good morning all!
Hope everyone had great celebrations
yesterday with family and friends!
We had a great day here!

Today I'm sharing my inspiration post for December on the

I created an altered notebook using

I colored the image with pencils and fussy cut.
Next I pulled out some papers to go with my colored scheme.

I covered the front of the notebook with the background papers.

I decided on a layout using some circle dies.
My DP is from the Paper Studio's "A Day at the Beach" paper pad.

I die cut my "Dream" title and
 decided to add a little glitter
 to the letters and the mermaid.
I finished up with some glittered sticker dots and
 this is the end result!

I hope everyone has a Happy New Year!

Until next time 
Happy Crafting!

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

ATG at Crafty Gals Corner

Happy Wednesday everyone!
We have another
"Anything Goes"
challenge starting today at

I decided to go with another holiday card

using Christmas Elf from one of our sponsors this week

Prize: 3 Digital Images

Our other sponsor is

Prize: 3 Digital Images

I hope you can find time to join us
and have a safe and Merry Christmas!

Winters Fairy

Hey everyone1
It's time for a new challenge at

Our theme this time is
"Anything Goes".

I got the chance to play with this sweet image called
Winters Fairy from one of our sponsors

The Prize for the lucky winner is 7 Digi Stamps

Our other sponsors are

The Prize for the lucky winner is a $12 Gift Certificate for the store


Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps 

The prize is 3 digital stamps of the winner’s choice 

I colored the image with pencils.
I die cut some snowflakes with Spellbinders dies
and added some gems. My sentiment is
a sticker from Stickabilitites.

I hope you'll join in with us!
We love to see what you create!


Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Canvas Art

This is just a short post.
I wanted to share a couple
of 10 x 10 inch canvases I created
for a customer to give as Christmas gifts.

The first uses Clara- The Nutcracker from
Aurora Wings.

For the second one I took a card I created
a while back using  Rory - Ice Queen from
and used it on the canvas as the focal.

Both were personalized with the recipients' names.

I'm linking the first canvas to:


Sunday, December 18, 2016

Christmas with Glitter

Well here we are just 1 week away from Christmas!
And  for the new challenge up at
we want to see projects all about
Christmas with Glitter!

using Gilded Christmas Dove from one of our sponsors

Our other sponsors are

I probably went a little overboard with the glitter elements!
I used glitter card stock, glitter washi tape, glitter enamel dots
and I added color to the image with stickles.

I hope you'll link up with us.
We love to see what you create!

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Happy Holidays

Well, here we are!
Less than 2 weeks away from Christmas!
I can't believe how fast time has passed!

Are you ready?
I still not quite ready, 
but that's not that unusual for me!

Anyway, we have a new challenge up at
I am ready for that!
It's Anything Goes and since
it's the Holiday SeasonI created a Holiday card.

using Holiday Tree Destiny from our sponsor

Prize: 3 Digital Images

I hope you'll join us this week!
We always love to see what you create!

I'm linking up to:
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes
Crafting By Designs - Any Holiday
Classic Design Team Open Challenge - Anything Goes

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Dare to Dream

We have a new "Anything Goes" challenge this week at

I created an altered notebook using
Stardust Dreams 
from one of our sponsors this week


Morgan's ArtWorld

Our other sponsors are
 Arti Doodles

I colored the image with pencils and fussy cut
before adding it to my circle die cuts.
I had the DP from Hot Off the Press
and though it went perfectly with the image.

I hope you'll join us at
We love to see what you create!


Saturday, December 10, 2016

Cute As A Button New Releases

Today is New Release Day at
Cute As A Button!

Francesca has 3 new digital stamps in her shop.

Use coupon code CHRISTMAS40
for a 40% discount Dec 10th - 14th!

This is "Christmas Shopping".

I hope you visit the shop
and the challenge blog where the challenges are 
"Anything Goes.

where we offer Monthly Challenges and Contests. 
 We invite you to join in for a chance to win free digis and rubber stamps. 


The Write Stuff at MHKDesigns

I hope everyone's weekend has started off well!

My post today is for the 5th and last day 
of new releases at

The featured digital stamp set is called

Okay, so you might think I took the easy way out
with my DT project. But, I wanted to show how
this set can be used in so many ways.
This is a set of glass magnets! 
And I used one of the sentiments as a header for the package.
And I can come up with many more ways to use this set!
How about you?

Check it out, along with the other products at the

Friday, December 9, 2016

MHKDesigns Fanciful Feathers

Welcome to Day 4 of New Releases at

Today's new stamp set is

My DT project is an altered notebook to be used as a journal.
I thought the sentiment I used from the set
would work well for the title of a journal.

So, check it out at the
You'll be glad you did!
I'll be back tomorrow for the last
of this month's releases.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

MHKDesigns Stitched Tea Party

hello there!
It's day 3 of new releases at

Today we feature

This is another stamp set that works
for a multitude of occasions
with 2 images and 5 sentiments!

Be sure and check it out with the other products in the

Check back tomorrow for Day 4!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Tied Up with String

Is everyone ready for Christmas?
I'm not, but that's not any different
than any other year for me. It seems
I'm always getting everything done
at the last minute!

Anyway, I wanted to share a new digital stamp set from

 This set is a great holiday set with several images and sentiments.

I hope you'll check it out!
You may even find something else you like!