Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Pile It On! #127 - Monsters and/or Fairies

Dear Scrappers,
New challenge at:

The theme this fortnight at Pile It On is Monsters and/or Fairies. Have fun with the theme!
We're sponsored by Pink Gem Designs, and one lucky participant (chosen from challenges #126 & #127) will win 2 digi stamps/card toppers of their choice! The Top Picks for this challenge will be announced on February 26 and the Prize Winner will be announced on March 12.

For this favoulous challenge, I decided to use Pink Gem Designs' file "A Fairy Nice Day", which is super easy to print, cut, layer, and voila you have nice birthday card:

 I took this picture at night, thus my lightning is not great

 For the inside of the card, I decided to create some balloons with the reminder images of this kit.

 Here a better picture with more lights.

 Here you can see the layers,

 Here my daughter personalizing the card.

 Her final result.

The other side.

I hope you enjoyed this quick and easy card.
Many blessings,

Vicky Tovar

My pile of challenges:
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Allsorts - Anything Goes
CCC Digi - fairies
Color Crazy - anything goes
Crafting with Friends - Anything Goes
Crafting with Friends - anything goes
Craft Rocket - anything goes
Creative Moments - Anything Goes
Creative Playground - Anything Goes
DL Art February - anything goes
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes
Polkadoodles - Anything Goes
Seize the Birthday - Anything Goes

Friday, February 10, 2017

Blog Hop: Get Well Soon Blog Hop

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 Angela-
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!


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

Be sure to visit 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 this hop, I decided to go all monochrome with a little bit of white and lite purple:

I stamped the 3 different rectangles with FSJ stamps, and had 2 of them embossed with a hearts embossing folder from CTMH.

For the inside, I used a Annie's Attic sentiment from their monthly card club advertising:

These were my supplies:

I hope you enjoy this hop and keep Connie and her friend's family in your prayers.

Many blessings

Vicky Tovar

 Up next is Amanda-

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

Don't forget to check out this month's new challenge!!

Connie Can Crop Challenge #55

due 11:59 P.M., Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
Pacific Time 

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Pile It On! #126 - Hearts on Fire

Dear scrappers,

There is a new challenge at Pile It On:


The theme this fortnight at Pile It On is Hearts on Fire (Hearts, Fire, or Red/Orange Color Scheme, Chinese New Year of the Fire Rooster, etc.) Have fun with the theme!

We're sponsored by Pink Gem Designs, and one lucky participant (chosen from challenges #126 & #127will win 2 digi stamps/card toppers of their choice! The Top Picks for this challenge will be announced on February 26 and the Prize Winner will be announced on March 12.

Here is my project,

A combination of upcycling/recycling and a minialbum:

I made both for my children's school Gala. For the basket of our classroom, which was a massage package and some jewelry both donate by the other room mom.

Here are my supplies, from a swirlydoos monthly kit and first I wanted to use the Graphic 45 box displayed here, but I change my mind:

 I ended up suing these dies instead:

 The box is from a Prada perfume gift set, which had that ribbon already:

 I used some of the Prima flowers included in this kit to add some shine and texture to the box., as well as the heart chalkboard toothpicks.

I wrote down  the title of the basket: Beauty  and Bling:

This is the final Result.

Here with the mini album besides it and jewelry displayed:

The second part of this project is the mini album: ( I will have a Snapguide ready to explain the details of this project.)

Here the inside pages with the open hearts or closed as envelopes:

Here the back cover with my signature stamp:

Again both. And the final basket as was sent to the Gala:

And the back:

I hope you enjoyed this pkrohcts and come back to see the link to my Snapguide.
Many blessings
Vicky Tovar

Here is my pile of challenges:

Craft Rocket - love
Craftaholics R Us: February Love/Romance Challenge
Crazy Challenge: #241 Romance
Creative Corner - perfectly pink
Dies R US: #66 Hearts
Paper Creator Crafts - love is in the air
Scrapping 4 Fun: #83 - Friends, Love, Wedding, Valentine
Simon Says - color of love
Sweet Stampin: Love is in The Air

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Connie Can Crop- Design Team: It's your Birthday card

Dear scrappers,
This is monthly post for Connie Can Crop:
 I made this birthday card using some supplies from the sponsor for this month:

Be sure to visit her website HERE.

I made a card for this challenge using an sketch from paper crafts crew:

Here is my take:

And for the inside, I used one of the FSJ sentiments stamps:

Some of the other supplies I used were: CTMH craft cardstock and envelope, Teresa Collins washi tape , A banner die, and some 3D dots.
I hope you enjoyed my little card and visit my page to see further pictures of this card.
Many blessings 

And don't forget to play in our monthly challenge:

Entries are due by Tuesday, February 28th at 11:59 pm.