Thursday, July 30, 2009
Monday, July 27, 2009
(2) $20 gift certificates to Digiments which means we'll have two lovely winners to chose from. How exciting! Michelle also sponsored the ICS Design Team this week.
Here's your next sketch to work with. I know you see layers on this sketch but you do not have to use layers if you so chose not to. Remember you can rotate, flip or anything your heart desires with the sketch. It's for your inspiration ONLY! And we want to see your creations whether they be cards, layouts or any other kind of paper projects.
August Kit- Lemonade Lane $25
6 12x12 double sided patterned papers by Scenic Route
1 Arboretum Vine set by Buzz and Bloom
1 bottle of paint by Pebbles Inc.
1 pack of Desire Memory cording
1 beaded curtain by Buzz and Bloom
1 package of buttons in assorted colors by Basic Grey
1 package of journaling sprouts by Jillibean soup
1 Rub-On sheet by K & Company
1 Cardstock Sticker sheet by Scenic Route
1 cardstock alpha stickers by Jillibean soup
Here are the projects I made with this kit:
Sunday, July 26, 2009
Saturday, July 25, 2009
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
The paper was from my stash and can be found in the clearance section of Paper Popsicles! Melissa already sells her stuff for up to 30% off the regular price. Throw in a clearance sale and you have a BARGAIN! And to boot, she will give you free shipping on your orders over $50!!! You have to head over to Paper Popsicles to see their deals!
Did you know that Paper Popsicles also has a card sketch challenge every week? They offer digital goodies for the winner and there are very few people experiencing that joy! You better head over there...you have until midnight cst TONIGHT to participate in the current sketch challenge on their BLOG.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009
And here's our next sketch for you to work with. You can rotate, flip or anything your heart desires with the sketch. Just have fun creating with it. Isn't Dawn amazingly creative with these sketches????? Don't forget to see what the other DT did with it here. You have until Monday July 20th midnight CST to load your projects on the blog.
Monday, July 13, 2009
Thank you again...and keep you eyes open for detail on our next blog hop....
And don't forget...you have until tomorrow night, midnight CST to get your entry in for the card sketch that is on the Paper Popsicles blog...only a few people have submitted cards. GREAT ODDS for you!!!! HURRY HURRY HURRY!
Saturday, July 11, 2009
Each blog will feature a secret word...these words needs to be collected and then put together to form a phrase.
This phrase will then need to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday night, July 12 at midnight Central time to be eligible for our grand prize.
So......lets get started!!!
If you are joining me from Samantha's blog great...you are hopping right along...if you just stumbled upon my blog...you won't want to miss a thing, so hop on over ot the Paper Popsicles blog to get started.
Here is my first project made with July's Cloudy Day kit. I made a mini album with the help of my cricut. This was a mini kit but why it is said to MINI is beyond me! It was full of Crate paper, GSD paper, Little Yellow Bicycle embellishments and WOWEE!!!!
And here is my second project for you all to see. Again, made with the leftovers from the July mini kit (LEFTOVERS FOR CRYIN OUT LOUD!). I altered my Starbucks carrier and thought I could use it for markers and colored pencils.
- Did you know that the Paper Popsicles blog features a new card challenge every Wednesday?
- Did you know that every month we have weekly theme challenges hosted on our message board?
- Did you know that we have a monthly sketch challenge?
- Did you know that we hold auditions each month for our next guest designer....details can be found on our message board!!!
Have you seen the kits in the store? Did you see there is one main kit, two mini-kits, and a card kit each month? Have you been over to see the design team and guest designer's galleries to see their amazing work done with the fabulous products offered in the Paper Popsicles store? now...for my secret word...it is RUNNING before you hop on over there...be sure to leave me a comment here so you are entered into the drawing here on my blog.... next...be sure to keep on hopping and collecting words for your secret phrase by checking out Kari Ann's blog next... don't forget to send an email with the secret phrase to email@example.com at the end of the blog hop....and good luck!
Friday, July 10, 2009
1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland/world/Disneyland Paris
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning Kate, your's is ham, mine is chicken....
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
18. Grown your own vegetables
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
20. Slept on an overnight train
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill Shhhhh, don't tell
24. Made a Snow Angel
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping (howz about chunky dunking????? lol)
27. Run a Marathon---does a 5 k count????
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen a total eclipse
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
31. Stood in the rim of the Grand Canyon
32. Been on a cruise
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Seen an erupting volcano in person
36. Taught yourself a new language
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing4
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted
48. Gone deep sea fishing
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkelling
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud
54. Gone to a drive-in theatre
55. Gone to a movie
56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business
58. Taken a martial arts class
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Cookies for charity
62. Gone whale watching
63. Been given flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favourite childhood toy
70. Visited Buckinham Palace
71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt or blanket
73. Stood in Times Square
74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job-- an afterschool babysitting job....
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London on TV, does that count...they were in london!
77. Broken a bone
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle
79. Been to the top of the Empire State Building
80. Published a book
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby
95. Seen the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee
Huh. 48 things. That isn't so bad. I really have not gone overseas and that knocked me out of a bunch . Why don't you copy and paste and try this for yourself on your blog. If you do it, leave me a comment so I can snoop!!!
Thursday, July 9, 2009
Be sure to mark your calendar and start right here on the Paper Popsicles blog to kick off the fun.....lots of eye candy for you....and what's a little eye candy without a little blog candy right??"????....there will be some of that along the way too...
Hope to see you right back here and hopping all around this weekend!!!
Tuesday, July 7, 2009
DON'T MISS OUT!