Saturday, May 27, 2017

Design Team: Teachers Appreciation goodies

Dear scrappers,
This is My post for Connie Can Crop, I'm  sharing with you the teacher appreciation goody bags I made using some items from this month's sponsor:

I used some dies at wish online for the little bags, I don't know exactly the maker, but they were cute.

Products used: Papers by CTMH as well as from little yellow bicycle and other paper company.  the punches are from EK success and Martha Stewart. Stamps and inks also from CTMH and you can find it here. At  Connie's store CTMH products.

I hope you enjoyed these little bags and 
Don't forget to enter Connies challenge this month. 

Click HERE for all the details and to enter! 

thank you for stopping by

Im joining the following challenges:

Corrosive - Anything Goes
Crafting When We Can - Bright & Colourful
Creative Inspirations - Anything Goes
Creative Moments - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes
Little Miss Muffet - Anything Goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - Anything Goes
Polkadoodles - Anything Goes

Friday, May 12, 2017

Home Grown - BlogHop

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 Shannon H-

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!

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 this blog hop, I was planning to make a mini-album for my Mom for her day, but really get to it this week, so I had to get her other present this year and found this beautiful flowers:

This is she holding her new flowers.

But, at least I made my girl gals some nice tealight holders (with a little surprise inside) and gave some to the school moms and will do next week to my crafty friends, when I see them...

And here the little surprise:

A small liquor bottle of Patron coffee flavored spirituous ;-) (blink, blink)

Products used: Papers by CTMH as well as cardstocks. Vellum also from CTMH. The spanish sentiment "Happy Mothers' day" in spanish also CTMH. You can find here at Connie's store CTMH products.

I hope you enjoyed this fun hop and up next is  the amazing  Angela-

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

Don't forget to enter the new Connie Can Crop challenge!

Connie Can Crop Challenge #58
due 11:59 P.M., Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
Pacific Time


some fun challenges:

Monday, May 8, 2017

Pile It On! Challenge #130 - Animal

Dear scrapper,

One more catch up:

Happy May!!! The theme this month at Pile It On is Animal(s). Mammal, reptile, fish; you decide! Be sure to check back with us on May 21 for our monthly bonus theme.

We're sponsored by Gerda Steiner Designs and one lucky participant will a digi stamp of their choice. The prize winner and Sweet Sprinkles will be announced on June 11.

Here to my creation:

Featuring Narwhal Love from Kitty Bee Designs 
Challenges i'm  entering 

2 Crafty Critter Crazies - Anything Goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - Anything Goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - Anything Goes
Cards Galore Encore - Anything Goes

Come and Get It: Make it Square
Crafty Animals: #2 Anything Goes
Crafty Awesomeness - Anything Goes
Crafty Friends - Cute
Love to Craft: #10 May Anything Goes
Polkadoodles - Anything Goes
Scrapbook Stamp Society - Anything Goes

For the inside.

I used a kit, I bought at the new local scrapbooking store,  CJ Scrapbooking Plus and which comes originally from Papaer Wishes:
Paper Flair, a paper folding card kit.

Many blessings and good luck
Vicky Tovar

Connie Can Crop Monthly Challenge #58

Dear scrappers,
I'm so late with my post, so I'm playing catch up:

New challenge at Connie Can Crop:

Welcome to May! 

We are starting off this month with a new challenge 
and continuing on tomorrow 
with our first ever Cyber Crop here at
Connie Can Crop!
Be sure to come back and play all week long!

This month's challenge is 

Create any type of project using the following photo as your inspiration:

You may create anything you wish: a layout, card, altered name it! 
Just use this beautiful photo as your inspiration! You can pull from the design, colors, patterns, flowers, clouds, whatever you are inspired by!

You can create anything you'd like as long as you use something recycled and be sure to mention you are linking to my challenge.
Please create one layout, card, or other project. 

Your layout can be single page or double page. You may use any other products you wish. 
When you are finished with your project please post it here in this thread.
New Rule!! You must become a follower of my blog to win!!
Please remember I will only count two entries per person. (Just to be fair!)

Entries are due by Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 at 11:59 pm.
Sorry, No back Linking Allowed!!

We have an awesome sponsor for this month!

One lucky winner will win a stamp set from Connie's Crafty Cart.

Be sure to check out my shop online HERE
Visit me on facebook HERE

For this challenge, I created a mini album for a dear friend, who was leaving to a new city:

The back:

1st page

 2nd page

  With the heart note open:








 10th and the whole album with the tabs:

 For the spine I used the copper foil and one of the paper strip:

 I added some packaging tape for reinforcement:

Some of the supplies, I used:

 From the Florence CTMH worsksop your way kit:

And also the sequins are from there:

Similar kits can be found at Connie's CTMH cart here 

I hope you enjoyed this easy to make album and decide to join us At Connie Can Crop challenge,
Good luck

Vicky Tovar

I am joining this challenges: