Saturday, June 30, 2012

Sensational Saturday Daily Project with Georgiana

Happy last day of June! Today, Georgiana is sharing the cutest summer card ever! This card could be for almost any event or would make a great invitation. She used the cartridges Birthday Bash and Life's a Beach. I love those adorable eyes! Hop over to her blog for all the details!! Be sure to come by here tomorrow and meet our new members of our DT and see the next prize for our challenge on Monday!


Friday, June 29, 2012

Fantastic Friday Daily Project

Happy Friday! I can't believe we are almost at the end of another month. Time is going entirely too fast for me. Hope everyone is staying cool. Our weather here in Kentucky is suppose to be another day of 100 degrees, but I love summer so no bother to me. I will craft a little and maybe get a few rays. Diane here for your daily project. I created a card using the cartridges Fancy Frames and Independence Day. If you head over to my blog, I have the directions and measurements for you. Be sure to check us out this weekend so that we can introduce a couple new DT members and to show you the prize for our next challenge which starts Monday. You need to come by Saturday because Georgiana has a really cool project to share with you.


Thursday, June 28, 2012

Thursday Daily Project with Emily

Today we have a very cute t-shirt project that Emily is sharing with us. She used the cartridge Robotz . I think this is so cute and be sure to head over to her blog for all the directions!



Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Woo Hoo Wednesday with Diana

Woo Hoo it's Wednesday! Diana has a peach of a card...to share with you today! I love the colors and all the faux stitching. She created this beauty using the cartridges Lacy Labels and Preserves. Check out all the details on her blog.


Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Tuesday Exploring Cricut Project with Kim

Today, Kim has created this cute card using the cartridge Just Because Cards. This is so cute and I love her verse on the front! This is one of those cartridges that you can create so many great projects with! Head over to her blog for all the details.


Monday, June 25, 2012

Special Guest Designer today!

Today we are lucky to have a great guy be our guest designer! Ian is joining us to share a card that he created using the cartridge Father's Day! When you hop over to his blog, http://anewbiecrafter.blogspot.com, he will have the directions and a video to show you how he created this card! I know some guy would love this for a birthday card! Please let Ian know you appreciated his sharing with us today!


Sunday, June 24, 2012

Another great challenge and our winner!

We have had another great challenge and the entries were fantastic! Our winner of the "Summer Fun" challenge is #11 Lisa from Scrappydistractions blog. Congrats Lisa and thanks to all the participates. Please email your name and address to me at happyscrapperdiane@yahoo.com Be sure to stop by Monday for a Guest Designer!


Saturday, June 23, 2012

Sensational Saturday Daily Project with Sharon

Happy Saturday! Sharon is sharing this wonderful sunny card using the cartridge Imagine Enjoy the Seasons and Give a Hoot. I love the little faces on the flowers! Be sure to head over to her blog and check out the details. Today is the last day to enter our challenge! We can't wait to see what you share.


Friday, June 22, 2012

Friday's Daily Project with Lori

Can you believe it is Friday already and means that our talented Lori has a cool card to share with you! She created this cool cat using the cartridge Nifty Fifties. Head over to her blog for all the details! Just two more days to get your "Summer Fun" challenges in.


Thursday, June 21, 2012

Thursday Daily Project with Annette

Happy Thursday! Our beautiful project today is a great card that Annette created using the cartridge Everyday Pop Up Cards. I love the butterfly and her background paper is beautiful. Head over to her blog for all the details. Only a few more days to enter our challenge for a chance to win that great prize package. We can't wait to see what you create!


Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Wednesday Daily Project

Happy Wednesday! Diane here again today, filling in for DT member Jessica who is moving and has her crafting packed up! She will be back with us soon and creating from a new craft room! Today I am sharing with you more of the party projects for my granddaughters birthday. The invites were made using the cartridge Happily Ever After and the thank you cards were made with the Princess Party cartridge. Please stop over to my blog for all the details and directions. Don't forget to enter our challenge this week!






Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Tuesday Daily Project with Diane

Diane here sharing with you a one of the goody bags I made for my little granddaughters birthday party that is coming up this weekend. On my blog you will see what I did for the girls which did not include cricut, but turned out cute anyway. I used the cartridge Disney Happily Ever After for this bag. My directions on how I did this is on my blog. Be sure to enter our "Summer Fun" challenge this week too!


Monday, June 18, 2012

It's a New Challenge Monday!!!

Welcome to another challenge at Exploring Cricut! Today our challenge is "Summer Fun" . You are to create a card, layout, or papercraft using at least 3 cricut cuts, 2 pattern papers, and 1 embellishment of a summer activity or any summer event. Have fun with this challenge! Be sure to link your project by Saturday, June 23 and please no backlinks. We can't wait to see what you have created! Now take a look at what our fabulous DT did for your inspiration!


Sharon




Sunday, June 17, 2012

Time for a New Challenge Monday

Monday, June 18 a new challenge begins and we are anxious for you to join us again! Our prize package is partically donated by DT member Emily. It consists of a giant package of assorted papers, embellishments etc, some alphabet stickers, glitter glue and flowers. Just perfect for scrapping or cards! Be sure to stop by here tomorrow and see what our DT has created to inspire you for this challenge! Have a wonderful Father's Day weekend!

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Saturday's Daily Project with Georgiana

The weekend is here and hope all of you have had a very crafty week! Today, Georgiana is sharing this cute card with us that she created using the cartridges Campin Critters and Birthday Cakes. Those wiggly eyes make him adorable, so head over to her blog for all the details!! Be sure to stop here tomorrow and check out what our next prize for the challenge starting Monday, June 18 is going to be! Have a wonderful Father's Day weekend!


Friday, June 15, 2012

Friday's Daily Project

Happy Friday! Today, Diane here filling in for Melody. My project is a set of blocks that decorates my mantle. I used the cartridges Don Juan and Close to my Heart Art Philosophy. Stop by my blog for all the details. New challenge starts on Monday so be sure to join us.


Thursday, June 14, 2012

Thursday Daily Project with Emily

Happy Thursday! Today we have another idea for Father's Day. Emily has etched a beer mug using the cartridge Blackletter. It is fun and easy to etch and you can create some great projects. Be sure to stop by her blog for the details.


Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Wednesday Daily Project with Diana

Today we have the cutest card to share with you that Diana created for you using the cartridges Plantin Schoolbook and Doodlecharms. I am glad to see you explored some of our older cartridges for you today. I think the faces are so cute too! Be sure to stop by her blog and get the directions.


Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Tuesday Exploring Cricut Project with Kim

Father's Day is coming this weekend and if you have not gotten your card done yet, why not create Dad an award metal. Kim has created this fabulous project using the cartridges Ribbons and Rosettes, Base Camp and Just Because Cards. Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details!


Monday, June 11, 2012

Welcome our Guest Designer!

Welcome to our Monday Guest Designer Miranda. She has created a cute card using the cartridge 3 Birds On Parade. I love how she put a wiggle eye on her birthday bird! Head over to her blog by clicking on her name and check out her directions and all the great creations on her blog and be sure to show her the love!


Sunday, June 10, 2012

Father's Day Challenge Winner

The winner of our Father's Day Challenge is #9 Shelly M of My Paper Love blog. Congrats to Shelly and thank all of you who entered. We had some wonderful entries. Our next challenge will be June 18 so be sure to check out that day and every day with our daily projects from Guest Designers and our fabulous DT! Shelly please email me your name and address at happyscrapperdiane@yahoo.com and I will get your prize out to you!

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Sensational Saturday Daily Project with Sharon

Happy Saturday ! Today we have the cutes birthday card that Sharon created using the cartridge Noah's ABC Animals. I love this adorable card. Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details on this card. Today is the last day to enter our challenge. Get it in before the close. We love all your wonderful creations.


Friday, June 8, 2012

Fantastic Friday!

I can't believe how fast this week has gone by! Today you are suppose to see one of Lori's fabulous projects, but her Cricut has died an untimely death and is going back to PC for a replacement so Diane here to fill in for her. She will be back with us very soon. I created a layout using the cartridges Pooh Font, Everyday Paper Dolls and Party Picks and Pennants digital cartridge. Stop by my blog for the details and directions. Below the picture, I am sharing some more news for our little blog. Be sure to enter our challenge by Saturday too!
I received an email from a lovely lady named Jessica who found our blog and was impressed with the quality of our projects and crafts. She has awarded us with a special award from her blog. I have the button on our side bar to share with you and here is what she said about our blog. I feel very honored since we are a very new.




"This award is presented to blog's that we find exceptional and outstanding. Blogs that have a high amount of followers, have quality content, and are fun and enjoyable for readers. You have far exceeded these guidelines which is exactly why we would like to present our Crafting Award to you"

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Happy Thursday with Annette!

Welcome to the Thursday daily project at Exploring Cricut. Our DT member Annette has created this cute card using the cartridge Simply Charmed. I love how she made this fishing pole and reeling in that fish! Someone is going to be lucky to receive this card for Father's Day! Be sure to enter our challenge this week, only a few days left. Be sure to head over to Annette's blog for all the details on this card.


Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Wednesday Daily Project with Jessica

Happy Wednesday! Today Jessica is sharing a banner she made using the cartridges All Sports and Cricut Font and Basic Shapes. Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details. Have your entered our "Father's Day" challenge yet? What are you waiting for!!!


Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Tuesday Daily Project with Diane

Happy Tuesday! Diane here with the daily project and keeping with our theme of Father's Day this week, I created a card and gift bag using the digital cartridges Father's Day Daddy, Father's Day Best Dad Ever and Father's Day Fan Club. I love the digitals since I can use them in my Gypsy. Be sure to stop by my blog for the details. Don't forget to enter your creation in our challenge this week too!


Monday, June 4, 2012

New Challenge starts today!

Welcome to another challenge at Exploring Cricut. This week our challenge is called "Father's Day". You are to create a card, layout, or papercraft using at least two cricut cuts. This challenge will run till Saturday, June 9 at 9 pm eastern time. This must be a new project with no back links. You may use any colors the only requirements is that it includes two cricut cuts. Below is what our fabulous DT has created for your inspiration.



Sharon


Tags, Bags, Boxes, and More 2,Noah ABC Animals




Kim



Paper Dolls for Everyday, Don Juan






Georgiana



Father's Day






Emily



Father's Day, Calligraphy Collection






Diana



Campin Critters






Annette



Simply Charmed






Diane



Father's Day Daddy digital,Dude Lite



























Sunday, June 3, 2012

New Challenge and Prize for Monday

We have a new challenge starting on Monday and the prize we will be giving is a bunch of goodies to help you with your cardmaking. It includes 50 6 x 6 sheets of assorted pattern paper, felt flowers, square stamp, two ink pads, envelope seals, a distresser, cards and envelopes and a book called All Occasion Cards. Be sure to check us out tomorrow for the DT creations and the details of the challenge!


Saturday, June 2, 2012

Sensational Saturday Daily Project with Georgiana

Summer is time for lots of birthdays and lots of parties! Georgiana has created this cute birthday card using the cartridge Hoot 'N Holler. Try making some yourself to keep for those last minute parties your kids spring on you this summer. Stop over to her blog for all the directions! Be sure to stop by Sunday to see what our next prize will be for the challenge starting Monday.


Friday, June 1, 2012

Fabulous Friday Project with Melody

Happy Friday! Today, Melody has created this adorable card for a baby shower using the cartridge Everyday Pop Up Cards. I love this and her colors are so cute too! Head over to her blog and get all the details!