Tuesday, 14 February 2012

Krafty Girls Blog Hop

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Hey everyone! Happy Valentine's Day!!

Today is my first day as a Krafty Girl! Woop! Woop! We are celebrating our very first challenge today with a blog hop. If you just hopped from Amy's blog you are in the right place. If you just happen to be visiting me today you can start the hop at the Krafty Girls Blog.

The challenge today is Home Sweet Home! Make any craft project showcasing where you are from.
I am from Newfoundland, Canada but live in Alberta. I thought what better way to showcase where I'm from, use a Canadian Flag and a really sassy sentiment of course.
Here's what I came up with.
Recipe:
Standard A2 size card
Maple Leaf cut from Gypsy Wanderings at 2.35 inches
Red Foil Paper - Recollections
White Glitter Paper-DCWV
Sentiment - Pink by Design
Also used my gypsy(shocker eh!), atg gun, versamark, lady bug embossing powder, heat gun, dimensionals and red copic to color the edges of the leaf. It was white core and I didn't like the look.
I wanted to capture how shiny my card is.
I love this cute sentiment by Pink by Design.
I used one of the stamps to make the background.

I do have a little 'Candy' for you today. It's a Pink by Design 'Oh Boy' stamp set
All you have to do is......

1) Be a follower of my blog
&
2) Leave me a comment on this post with your email address
You have until Feb 20 to leave your comments and I will pick a winner Feb 21.
Good Luck!

The next stop on the hop is the talented Chris

Thanks so much for stopping by today.
Take Care and Keep Creating,

32 comments:

Bloesemfee said...

Great card and lovely give away. Thanks for the chance! It's weird but my name at this commentform is different than my name on the google friend connect gadget. It's Marlies Kuiper there so you know I really follow you. I also follow you at bloglovin'by the way. Keep up the good work, I'm really enjoying!

ScrappyRae10 said...

WOW I love the maple leaf!! AWEASOME!! Happy Heart Day!!!

Jenn said...

I love the card. It definitely screams CANADA!!! The red paper is amazing. So glad to have you on the team! :-)

Linda said...

Congratulations on being on the design team for Krafty Girls. The love the red card stock on your Canada card. Very nice! Thanks for the chance to win.

Linda
http://www.craftingwithnana.blogspot.com

Karen said...

What a pretty card! Love the colors! That's such a cute sentiment on the front too! :)

Karen
craftedwithlovebykaren.blogspot.com

Julia said...

Love the project!
Thanks for the chance to win!
Hugs,
Julia
http://paperandscrapscreations.blogspot.com/

cynthia said...

Love the shiny red paper ;D and such a cute card !
cynthiaorea90@gmail.com

angie ashuk said...

Whoo hoo for Canada:) Great card!!!!

a ashuk @ shaw .ca

cricutalltime said...

great canda card.love the stamping.Tracy sent me over.tfs

Cricut Couple said...

What a wonderful card! The paper you used has such a beautiful finish! Love it!!!

loving3boys1girl said...

Looking forward to lots of Krafty Girls challenges! Love the cardstock you used on the card!

~Tracy
blue.tacs at yahoo dot com

Amy said...

This is a really cute card- I love the sentiment! My sister-in-law is Canadian- so she would LOVE this card! :)Amy
http://amyscraftingspace.blogspot.com
amy.arnold89@comcast.net

Melissa said...

I love the color of red on that card, it's sooo pretty, great job!!

I am already a follower and have been for a while, thanks for the chance to win!

ChatterScene.com said...

Candy I love it!

The Creative Mommy said...

Hey there missy!!

Your card is GREAT! I love that shiny paper and I love the sentiment!!! Great job!!!

Hugs,

Jessica
www.craftinandstampin.blogspot.com

Lisa said...

What an awesome card!! I love the shiny red paper -- so pretty!! :)

Lisa
indymermaid.blogspot.com
indymermaid(at)gmail(dot)com

Maribel said...

I love the way that you represented Canada! I especially love this shiny paper you used. I would love to go there one day:)
Maribel

Arcy Scraps said...

such an amazing card! i hope to one day visit canada! :)

Shelly said...

Awesome Candy! You do rock sister! I have been looking forward to the Krafty Girls Challenges!
Happy Valentines Day!
Shelly

Sherrie K. said...

Grear card.....love visiting Canada every year:) TFS!
Sherrie K
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

Trail of Treasures said...

Happy Valentine's Day Candy!! LOVE the shininess of the card - us Canadian girls do rock!!

Hugs,
Tracey

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Great Canada Card! Already a follower! TFS! abusybee24atcoxdotnet
Carri~abusybee
www.doubleclickconnections.blogspot.com

Sherri said...

cool canadian card. i am a follower

Denay said...

Love the shiny cardstock you used on the card! Great job!

P.S. I'm a new follower!
denayc at yahoo dot com

Amy said...

I love the shiny red paper that you used, and the way it looks just like your flag! :)
Amy
redheadedcrafter.blogspot.com

Maria said...

I love that this card is so shiny! TFS

Sue D said...

Great Canadian card--it rocks! I am a follower.
slrdowney at hotmail dot com

lmkindell1 said...

Great job love your work.

linda
lmkindell1@verizon.net
lindashappyplace.blogspot.com

mum of two said...

Always nice to see a fellow Canadian crafter :)
I love all the glitter :)

michelle (mapottie @ yahoo . ca)

Theresa said...

Hi Candy! Been a follower for a while.

Theresa
http://ahappyscrappylife.blogspot.com
(my contact info is on my blog)

Very cute card!

Kimberli said...

Congrats on making the DT!! I love this card - so pretty with the red and shininess!!

Kimberli
kimbean20 at gmail dot com

Tina said...

Super card! Love the theme! I am already a follower!
Tina
www.myhoppyplace.blogspot.com

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