Friday, May 12, 2017

Home Grown Blog Hop




Welcome to the
Home Grown Blog Hop.

Spring is here! And the weather is perfect for planting
those new flower beds and gardens.

Join us as we celebrate Spring with our
Home Grown Creations featuring the blooms of spring!
You should have arrived from Alicia's blog.
If you just happened upon this spectacular hop, Connie Can Crop is the first stop in this hop.

This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday to finish hopping and leaving your comments for all of these amazing crafters.
We have an awesome sponsor for this month!

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One lucky winner will win a surprise goodie from Connie's Crafty Cart.
Be sure to check out my shop online HERE
Visit me on Facebook HERE
What do you need to do to win? Easy... become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.
You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments.
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 5/17/17
at Connie Can Crop.
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

For my first card I used one of my favorite flower stamps from ODBD. This is my first time coloring with my Spectrum Noir markers. I really love how they color and blend. I love coloring flowers. I hope this hop inspires you to make some beautiful Spring cards.


For my second card I used a Beet stamp set. I had an idea and put the beets into a canning jar. I did this by using the masking technique. I love how it turned out.




UP next is Miranda's Blog.

Here's our amazing line up in case you get lost:

Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
Christi- https://tranquility1905.blogspot.com/
Amanda- http://salnclts76.blogspot.com/
Shannon H- http://shannonhdesigns.blogspot.com/
Veronica- http://vickyscrappingpassion.blogspot.com
Angela- mermaidsnmonograms.blogspot.com
Sue- http://suek86401.blogspot.com/
Kim- http://katydidcards.com
Marji- http://fstampaholic.blogspot.com/
Shannon M.- https://my-o-scrappin.blogspot.com/
Alicia- http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com/
Sarah- http://sarahbiswabic.blogspot.com/
Miranda- http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
Ashley- http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
Holli- http://sunflowerholli.blogspot.com


Friday, April 7, 2017

Hippity Hoppity Blog Hop




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Welcome to the ...
Hippity Hoppity Blog Hop



Here comes Peter Cottontail
Hoppin' down the bunny trail
Hippity hoppity, Easter's on its way!

Thanks for joining us for a fun hop full of Easter Bunny
inspired projects!!
Wishing you all a blessed Easter with your family and friends!!

You should have arrived from Miranda's Blog.
If you just happened upon this spectacular hop, Connie Can Crop is the first stop in this hop.
This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday to finish hopping and leaving your comments for all of these amazing crafters.
We have an awesome sponsor for this month!


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One lucky winner will get a $20 gift certificate to shop Paper Crafting World!
Be sure to check out their shop online HERE
Visit them on Facebook HERE
Follow their blog HERE for freebies and inspiration!
What do you need to do to win? Easy... become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.
You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments.
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 4/12/17
at Connie Can Crop.
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

I made this card for a Swap and thought it came out so cute. I stamped the bunny on Neenah cardstock and colored it with my Spectrum Noir markers. I then cut into a oval and turned the die upside down and traced the outside of the die to make a border for the image out of pink polka dot DSP. Then I die cut a frame to match my border in the middle of my card. I then added a piece of pink glitter tape on my border. Finally I added some matching green dots in the right corner.



I am the last blog in the hop.
I hope you all have a wonderful and Blessed Easter. Thank yo for hopping with us.

Here's our amazing line up in case you get lost:

Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
Shannon H- http://shannonhdesigns.blogspot.com/
Christi- https://tranquility1905.blogspot.com/
Kim- http://katydidcards.com
Amanda- http://salnclts76.blogspot.com/
Angela- mermaidsnmonograms.blogspot.com
Veronica- http://vickyscrappingpassion.blogspot.com
Sue- http://suek86401.blogspot.com/
Sandy- http://simplycraftycreationsbysandys.blogspot.com/
Rebecca- http://rebeccaanndesigns.com/
Lisa- http://lisaslittlerascals.blogspot.com/
Marji- http://fstampaholic.blogspot.com/
Alicia- http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com/
Holli- http://sunflowerholli.blogspot.com
Miranda- http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
Sarah- http://sarahbiswabic.blogspot.com/



Friday, February 10, 2017

Get Well Soon Blog Hop

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Welcome to the ...
Get Well Soon Blog Hop
Being Sick is definitely not fun! Recovering from a surgery, accident, or severe illness is even worse. We are here to spread some sunshine and smiles and help inspire you to remember that sending even the simplest of cards to someone when they are feeling bad can help brighten their day.

You should have arrived from Miranda's Blog.

If you just happened upon this spectacular hop, Connie Can Crop is the first stop in this hop.
This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday to finish hopping and leaving your comments for all of these amazing crafters.

We have an awesome BRAND NEW sponsor for this month!
RUBY MARTHA with

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One lucky winner will win a super cute limited edition stamp set from FSJ!!


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You can find her website Here.



What do you need to do to win? Easy... become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.
You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments.
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 2/15/17
at Connie Can Crop.
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

For today's hop I made two cards to share with you. My first card is for a girl who is not feeling well. If you look at the birds they are giving a flower to make her feel better and I thought since it is close to Valentine's Day I added the hearts to the Band-Aids.


I saw this card on YouTube by: Randi Collins It is called Stampin Up Get Well Tissue Holder and I wanted to make it because I thought it was super adorable! I love the little box of tissues and the bowl of soup. This was such a fun card to make. I know it will cheer up who ever is not feeling well.



Up next is Marji's Blog.


Here's our line up in case you get lost:
Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
Christi- https://tranquility1905.blogspot.com/
Michelle- https://Michellekinder.blogspot.com
Rebecca- http://rebeccaanndesigns.com/
Kim- http://katydidcards.com
Angela- mermaidsnmonograms.blogspot.com
Veronica- http://vickyscrappingpassion.blogspot.com
Amanda- http://salnclts76.blogspot.com/
Shannon H- http://shannonhdesigns.blogspot.com/
Sue- http://suek86401.blogspot.com/
Ashley- http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
Shannon M- https://my-o-scrappin.blogspot.com/
Alicia- http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com/
Lisa- http://lisaslittlerascals.blogspot.com/
Miranda- http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
Sarah- http://sarahbiswabic.blogspot.com/
Marji- http://fstampaholic.blogspot.com/
Holli- http://sunflowerholli.blogspot.com/
Sharon- http://piece-ofheart.blogspot.com/







Friday, January 13, 2017

What A Bunch Of Characters!

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Welcome to the What a Bunch of Characters Blog Hop Thank you for joining us for a super magical blog hop themed all around Mickey Mouse and his friends at the Magic Kingdom! These talented crafters have created all sorts of projects to inspire you and share the fun of Disney's lovable Characters!

  If you just happened upon this spectacular hop and you will want to start from the beginning at Connie Can Crop she is the first stop in this hop. ...

This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday to finish hopping and leaving your comments for all of these amazing crafters.


We have an awesome BRAND NEW sponsor for this month!



One lucky winner will win their choice of a digital stamp from their shop!!
Be sure to visit them
on Etsy Here

On Facebook Here

And Their Blog Here.

What do you need to do to win? Easy... become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.

You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments. Winner will be announced on Wednesday 1/18/17 at Connie Can Crop.

Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

For my inspiration I made this awesome Goofy Birthday card. I used my Cameo to write Let's Party!! and then I searched Google and found a Goofy dancing and thought it was perfect. I printed it out and colored him and added a action wobble to make him dance. I chose Goofy because he is my favorite!





I am the end of the hop, We hop you enjoyed all of our Disney inspiration.

Here's our line up in case you get lost:

Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
Angela- mermaidsnmonograms.blogspot.com
Shannon H- http://shannonhdesigns.blogspot.com/
Kim- http://katydidcards.com
Sue-http://suek86401.blogspot.com/
Alicia- http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com/
Sandy- http://simplycraftycreationsbysandys.blogspot.com
Marji- http://fstampaholic.blogspot.com/
Veronica- http://vickyscrappingpassion.blogspot.com
Miranda- http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
Shannon M- https://my-o-scrappin.blogspot.com/
Ashley- http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
Christi- https://tranquility1905.blogspot.com/
Lisa- http://lisaslittlerascals.blogspot.com/
Sarah- http://sarahbiswabic.blogspot.com/


Monday, January 2, 2017

Wild Blogiversary Hop

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Welcome to the
Wild Blogiversary Blog Hop...

Thank you for joining us for a week long celebration in honor of my 8th year here in Blog Land! These talented crafters have created all sorts of projects to inspire you and bring the wild animal in us all!!

You should have arrived from Veronica's Blog . If you just happened upon this spectacular hop, Connie Can Crop is the first stop in this hop.

This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday to finish hopping and leaving your comments for all of these amazing crafters.
We have an ten amazing sponsors for this anniversary hop!!

Connie's Crafty Cart- Sassafras Lass Stamps
Miss Kate Cuttables- 2 free SVG images
Kitty Bee Designs- 1 free digital stamp
Creative Memories-$25 gift certificate
Close to my Heart- Stamp Set and Ink
Stampin Up- Embossing Folder
Fun Stampers Journey- Stamp Set
Mermaids N Monograms- Adorable Mason Jar Glass
Little Scraps of Heaven- 2 $10 Gift Certificates
and
Paper Crafting World- $20.00 Gift Certificate

What do you need to do to win? Easy... become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.
You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments.
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 1/11/17
at Connie Can Crop.
And YES you can win more than one prize!! So be sure to leave your comments!!
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

I found this really cute stamp set from Close To My Heart at a rummage sale and I knew it would be perfect for the hop. I stamped the animals twice once on the card and once on a piece of paper. I cut each one out and used them as a mask. I then took a background stamp that reminded me of a rain forest and used two green inks from Stampin' Up. I then used Mellow Moss (Stampin' Up) to ink the edges and add color to the white areas. I then colored the cute animals with colored pencils and a blender pen. I added pink to the Elephant's cheeks and to the Alligator's flower and then I added glitter to the animals with glitter pens. I hope you like it as much as I do.
I hope you all enjoyed visiting The Wild Side.

Up next is Rebecca's Blog.

Here's our line up in case you get lost:
Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
Christi- https://tranquility1905.blogspot.com/
Shannon H- http://shannonhdesigns.blogspot.com/
Angela- mermaidsnmonograms.blogspot.com
Alicia- http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com/
Holli- sunflowerholli.blogspot.com
Kim- http://katydidcards.com
Michelle-http://michellekinder.blogspot.com/
Marji- http://fstampaholic.blogspot.com/
Sue- http://suek86401.blogspot.com/
Miranda- http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
Ashley- http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
Veronica- http://vickyscrappingpassion.blogspot.com
Sarah- http://sarahbiswabic.blogspot.com/
Rebecca- http://rebeccaanndesigns.com/
Shannon M- https://my-o-scrappin.blogspot.com/







Sunday, December 18, 2016

Christmas Friends

Here is a card I made for a good friend of mine. I am blessed to know her. I hope she likes it.

I want to let you all know why I haven't posted much in awhile. I injured my right shoulder and it is not getting better. I hope 2017 will be a better year for me.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Holiday Magic Blog Hop





Welcome to the
Holiday Magic Blog Hop...
Thank you for joining us for a weekend full of the magic of the Christmas Holidays! Our talented crafters have created all sorts of projects to inspire you and bring the joy of the season into your hearts!

You should have arrived from Jearise Blog. If you just happened upon this magical hop, Connie Can Crop is the first stop in this hop.
This is a one day blog hop and we appreciate your leaving a comment for all of these amazing crafters.

We have an awesome sponsor for this month!


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One lucky winner will win a $21.00 gift certificate to shop their awesome products.
Be sure to visit them online here.
On Facebook HERE
And their blog HERE

What do you need to do to win? Easy... become a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.
You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments.
Winner will be announced on Wednesday 12/14/16
at Connie Can Crop.

Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!

For your inspiration I created this adorable Christmas card. I had found a stack of the stamped image at a rummage sale and thought they were so cute. I colored them with Stampin' Up markers and I added clear Wink of Stella to the snowman. I then added it to some Christmas plaid paper that a friend sent me. I then added some red paper and then attached that to the green card base.





I am the last stop on this Christmas inspiration hop. I hope we inspired you to work on some Christmas projects of your own.

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR!


Here's our line up in case you get lost:

Connie- http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com
Shannon H- http://shannonhdesigns.blogspot.com/
Angela- mermaidsnmonograms.blogspot.com
Christi- https://tranquility1905.blogspot.com/
Sue- http://suek86401.blogspot.com/
Holli- sunflowerholli.blogspot.com
Ashley- http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
Diana- http://daisylovecreations.blogspot.com
Kim- http://katydidcards.com
Veronica- http://vickyscrappingpassion.blogspot.com
Amanda- salnclts76.blogspot.com
Miranda- http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
Sandy- http://simplycraftycreationsbysandys.blogspot.com/
Lisa- http://lisaslittlerascals.blogspot.com
Alicia- http://goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com/
Sharon- http://piece-ofheart.blogspot.com
Jearise- http://lorbysworld.blogspot.com/
Sarah- http://sarahbiswabic.blogspot.com/




Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas!!!
And don't forget to check out the this month's challenge!!
Connie Can Crop Challenge #53
Baby It's Cold Outside
due 11:59 P.M. Saturday, December 31st
Pacific Time



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