Thursday, December 29, 2016

Earth Fairy by Fabrika Fantasy

Today is a new challenge at

The them is Anything Goes

I am sharing Earth Fairy 

Our sponsor this challenge is
The prize is 3 images

Thanks for stopping in,

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Crafty Gals Corner Blog Hop!!

So excited to have you visit on the Blog Hop for
Crafty Gals Corner 
This week the challenge is ANYTHING GOES!

Crafty Gals Corner is also hosting it's 2 annual Year End Bash/Blogiversary Blog Hop! This marks TWO years that I (Samantha) got a challenges, sponsors and some WONDERFUL ladies together, to help show case so beautiful things! I can't believe it's been two years already!

So to celebrate we have SEVEN (yes you read that right, 7!) wonderful sponsors who have agreed to help us celebrate. In addition, some of these wonderful ladies are ALSO offering prizes on their personal blogs. So be sure to hop, hop, hop for MANY chances to receive a prize. We do hope you have had a wonderful holiday with your friends and loved ones, and best of luck to you all in the New Year! Thank you for linking up with Crafty Gals Corner and we hope to see you again soon!

Please follow the blog hop schedule below and if you get lost, just hop on back here :)


Rae Ann
Crafty Gals Corner

I have completed 2 projects this week-
My 1st is an art journal page

 I adore this quote!! Did you know- not a single
snowflake is the same? Amazing!!
 I used my gelatos for the background and layered
gesso and glitter with some die cuts too.

My 2nd project is a cute Christmas card-

I adore Christmas lights! This card showcases lots of lights!!
Beccy's Place
Prize: 3 Digital Images/ 1 Digital Set

Prize: 7 Digital Images

Eureka Stamps

Prize: 3 Digital Images

Miss Daisy Stamps

1 - Grand Prize of 3 digital images
1 - prize of 1 digital image
1- prize of 1 digital image

My Besties Shop / Etsy Bestie Store

Prize: 3 digital images below

The Paper Nest Dolls
Prize: $20 gift Certificate

The Stamping Boutique
Prize: $12 Gift Certificate

Thank you for stopping by,

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Happy New Year by The Paper Shelter

Today is the start of a new challenge at
The theme is Anything Goes- this is our last
challenge of the year and will run for 3 weeks!

 I am sharing Happy New Year 

I hope you all have a fabulous holiday season
and Happy New Year-2017!!

Aurora Waiting For You by The East Wind

Today is a new Anything Goes challenge at

I am sharing the beautiful

 Do you ever choose an image to work with
because you have the perfect paper or embellies
to work with? Well this was the case with this
card!! LOL- and my vision came together flawlessly!
If I do say so- myself!! LOL
Our Generous Sponsors-

Prize: 3 digital Images


Star Stampz
Prize: 3 Digital Images
Thanks for stopping by,

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Heart of Spring by Ching-Chou Kuik

I wanted to share an inspiration
card for the Ching-Chou Kuik
 Facebook   group

The theme this month is Holiday Magic-
The design team has a sub theme this week
Clean And Simple

I am sharing Heart Of Spring 

The base of the card did not photograph well-
it is a gold foil base.

I hope to see you join in the fun at 
Ching-Chou Kuik's 

Happy Holidays,

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Tree With Presents by Imagine That

Today is the start of a new challenge at
The theme is Winter Wonderland

I am sharing Tree With Presents 

I love the over-sized sequins!

Our sponsor is Imagine That! 
Prize- $10 gift certificate

Thank you for stopping in,

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Christmas Wreath Caroler by Faery Ink

Today is a new challenge at
The theme this week is Anything Goes.
I am sharing Christmas Wreath Caroler 

 I adore coloring Faery Ink images-
always an abundance of hair to work with...LOL.
Happy Holidays to you and yours!!

Our Generous sponsor:

 Prize: 3 Digital Images


Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Sunshine by Ching-Chou Kuik

Today is my inspiration post for
Ching-Chou Kuik's Facebook group.

I am sharing Sunshine 

This week the design team is following along
with our monthly challenge theme- Holiday Magic.
We also added our own sub-theme to it...add Sparkle.
Never a problem for me to add sparkle- this time
I used some old rub-ons that had adhesive on both sides...then
added some chunky red glitter.

The Holiday Magic Facebook challenge is open until 
12/31/16- come on over an play along.

Happy Holidays,

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Paper Shelter Birthday Blog Hop

Good Morning fellow crafters! Today is the big day!!

 The Paper Shelter Birthday Blog Hop and this is in celebration of their reaching their 6th Birthday on December 8th. It will be a two week Challenge and both Design Teams are taking part.

The Hop is our way of inviting you to join in with us and this one is a  "A Special Birthday" theme, which I know is extremely popular!!!! If you have landed here from Bonnie's Blog then you're heading in the right direction - if not then you'll want to head on back to The paper Shelter Challenge Blog to start again, as you'll not want to miss out on this one! Our Design Teams have worked very hard and are showcasing the gorgeous images available from The Paper Shelter Website and each blog on the hop is offering one lucky commenter a digi of their choice as well as the main prize, details of which are on
The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog.
I am sharing a Birthday card using the image
I am always a big fan of  red, white and blue.
This adorable image  was so fun to color!!

From here you will need to hop on over to Audrey's Blog Don't forget to leave your comment for a chance of winning your choice of one of the fab digis available in store.
Hop! Hop! Hop!
Good luck and hope you're enjoying it so far.

Winner of a digi from the
comments here on my blog is
Tracey M.
The Paper Shelter will be in contact with you.
Thank You for all the lovely comments!!  

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Melanie Boo's- The Christmas Star by Lacy Sunshine

Today is a new challenge at

Our theme is Festive Fun!
I am sharing

I love the the way the colors-
black, red and white- POP!
The "Believe" is a laser wood cut out,
that is colored with Copics.

 Our Sponsor this week is
and the prize is
3 images!! 

Thanks for stopping bhy,

Gingerbread Man Parade by Ching Chou Kuik

Exciting News!! I am now a proud
 Design Team Member for
Ching- Chou Kuik Facebook Group.

Today is my first challenge-
Holiday Magic

I am sharing Gingerbread Man Parade 

 Don't you just love this sweet and festive image!!

I needed to and Frantage to give the winter effect. 

Hop on over to the Facebook Page and join in the

Happy Holidays,