Saturday, February 12, 2011

My First Awards

I am one extremely lucky blogger right now that is very touched!I have been given the following award by Mindy as well as Anne!!!

I want to thank them both for thinking of me for this award especially because I only got started with blogging a short while ago! I hope every checks out there wonderful blogs!

When you receive this award you are suppose to:

1) thank the person who gave this award to me and link it back to their blog
2) share 8 things about myself
3) pass this award to 8 other individuals that I have recently discovered
4) leave a comment so that they can pass along the recognition!

Here are 8 things about me...

1. I am currently going to school to get a degree in accounting.

2. I am obsessed with dragonflies.

3. I figured skated for 7 years.

4. I love spending my weekends in the craftroom with my mom (and my sister when she's visiting).

5. My dad just recently bought me my own cricut :)

6. I love country music.

7. I just recently found out I love going to Hobby Lobby.

8. My favorite color is pink (and if I could all my crafts would have pink on it).

I am happy to pass this award to:

Brooke - Scrapped with Love

Mini - Me and Mind Everyday Matters

Tatiana - Created by Tatiana

Hannah - Handmade Hannah

Shelbywoo - scrappin'piecemaker

Amanda - Stellar Scraps and More

Lori - Papercrafts by Saints Rule

Marlene - Scrappin Cookie

Friday, February 4, 2011

Love Bug

Here I go again! I can now see how so many people have become addicted to these amazing challenges. This time I have decided to enter this card into two seperate challenges.

The first is the Design Time Thursday challenge located on the Creative Cutter Room blog. The theme of this challenge is Love Bug.

The second one was recommended to me by a new follower and it is located on the Digi Doodle Shop's Best blog. It is Challenge #45 'Valentine's'.

Just as I made the previous Valentine's Day card for my nephew, this one is for my niece!

The materials used to make this card are:
  • The Create a Critter Cartridge for the Lady But, the flowers, and the "Love Bug" phrase
  • The Plantin Schoolbook Cartridge for the grass
  • The Red Paper is Stampin Up - Real Red
  • The Pink Paper is Stampin Up - Pretty in Pink
  • The Green Paper is from my stash
  • The Heart Paper is from The Paper Company (I think I got that a year ago or so)
  • The rhinstones are from my stash
  • I finished it off my adding Stickles

I hope you enjoy and thank you for stopping by!  :)

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

My First Post & Challenge All In One!

I have decided to participate in my very first challenge! With the help of my mom I have been surfing through numerous challenges and finally came upon one that I thought would be good for me to start with. It is the Love Card Challenge found on the Creative Craft World blog. The requirement of the challenge are to make a card with the theme "Love."

I have made the following card for my nephew's first Valentines Day!

Materials Used:
  • Create a Critter Cartridge
  • All paper is Stampin Up
  • Ribbon & Button from my stash
I hope you enjoy and thank you for stopping by!  :)

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Getting Started

Welcome to my blog! This is so exciting! I have been watching my mom get extremely involved in this "blogging" world and decided that it is time for me to join her! I enjoy spending as much time as possible in the craft room with my mom, especially on weekends and snow days. I am looking forward to posting my creative designs for all to see as well as commenting on others!

Okay well I better go get started on creating and posting! I hope you enjoy!  :)