Friday, August 31, 2012

Fabulous Friday Project with Lori

Happy Friday and end of August!! Another month gone and Fall is upon us. Lori is sharing this beautiful Fall card that she created using the cartridges Autumn Celebrations and Simply Scarecrow. Look at the background and for that she used the Cuttlebug folder Wicker Weave. I love how this looks. Head over to her blog for all the details. Just 2 days left to get your challenge projects linked for this challenge. We have some wonderful entries so far!



Thursday, August 30, 2012

Thursday Daily Challenge with Annette

Today Annette is sharing a great two page layout keeping with our challenge theme of "Back to School". She used the cartridges Create a Critter, Doodlecharms, Martha Stewart Elegant Cake Art, Ribbon and Rosettes, Storybook, and Tags, Bags, Boxes, and More. Stop by her blog for all the details on this fabulous layout! Just a few more days to enter our challenge too.







Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Wednesday Daily Project with Jessica

Today Jessica is sharing this beautiful card with us that she created using the cartridges Plantin Schoolbook and Victorian Romance. I love how she stenciled this. Please go to her blog for all the details. Be sure to get your entry in to our "Back to School" challenge by Saturday.



Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Tuesday Daily Project with Diane

Welcome to the Tuesday daily project. Diane here sharing a Christmas card with you. I know it is early, but I got a new cartridge and wanted to try it out. I used the cartridges A Quilted Christmas, Sesame St Elmo and Friends Holiday, Joys of the Season. I knew when I saw this cartridge, I wanted to use the candles. Check out all the details on my blog. I hope all of you will join us at our challenge "Back to School" . Check Monday's post for all the details.








Monday, August 27, 2012

New Challenge today

Welcome to another of our challenges here at Exploring Cricut. Now that the children are heading back to school, it is time to prepare for those pictures, make gifts for teachers and helping in their classrooms with displays. This challenge is called "Back to School" Make a card, layout, or papercraft of any school related project and include the box of 8 crayola colors, red, green, blue, yellow, purple, orange, black, brown, and you can use white too! Please no backlinks and link your project by Saturday, Sept. 1 by 9 pm eastern time. We can't wait to see what you create!!!




Sharon



Diane




Michelle



Lori





Emily




Kim




Jessica



Diana




Annette
















































































Sunday, August 26, 2012

New challenge starts Monday!

Happy Sunday! Tomorrow we will be starting a new challenge at Exploring Cricut and the prize this time is a Making Memories Distressing Kit. This is loaded with all kinds of goodies to distress your cards, pages, and crafts. Stop by tomorrow to see what our DT has created to share with you!!!



Saturday, August 25, 2012

Sensational Saturday Daily Project with Georgiana

Happy Saturday! Today Georgiana is sharing this adorable birthday card that she created using Hello Kitty Greetings. I love this card and check out the background which looks embossed! Head over to her blog for all the details and be sure to stop by tomorrow to see what our next prize for our challenge on Monday will be. Have a very crafty weekend!



Friday, August 24, 2012

Friday's Daily Project

Welcome to our Friday daily project. Diane here filling in for Ian who is a little under the weather today. Get well soon Ian! I created this cute and easy card using the cartridge Autumn Celebrations. I am on a mission to use all those cartridges that I purchased and have not used yet. Be sure to stop by my blog and check out all the details and come back here tomorrow for another daily project.







Thursday, August 23, 2012

Thursday Daily Project with Emily

Today, Emily has created this cute 2 page layout using the cartridges Nifty Fifties and Alphalicious. I love the bowling pins! Be sure to check out the details on her blog and come back tomorrow for another great project.










Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Woo Hoo Wednesday with Diana

Happy Wednesday! Hope everyone is having a crafty week! Today, Diana is sharing this adorable card that she created using the cartridges Create a Critter and Doodlecharms. I love those adorable faces! Be sure to head over to her blog and check out all the details.



Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Tuesday Exploring Cricut Project with Kim

Happy Tuesday crafters! Today Kim is sharing this great male birthday card with us that she used the cartridge Nifty Fifties on. I love the colors and the truck looks so cool! Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details. Have you liked us on Facebook yet? If not, join by clicking the button on the side bar.



Monday, August 20, 2012

It's Monday and a Special Guest Designer!

Today we are lucky to have a special guest designer join us. Tara, from http://craftindesertdivas.blogspot.com has shared a great Halloween card with us using the cartridge Mini Monsters. Be sure to stop by her blog for all the directions and be sure to leave her some love!!!! Join us again tomorrow when our DT will have another great daily project.







Sunday, August 19, 2012

Challenge Winner!

Thanks to all the wonderful entries we had in our challenge this week. They were fabulous! I love doing the challenges because we get to see all the fabulous creations you ladies and gents enter. Our winner this week is #7 Linda V of http://thetulipcollector.blogspot.com Congrats Linda and please email me your mailing information at happyscrapperdiane@yahoo.com Be sure to stop by here tomorrow for a special guest designer for our Monday daily project. Would you like to be a guest designer? Just email me your name and blog and we could be showcasing you!!



Saturday, August 18, 2012

Sensational Saturday Daily Project with Sharon

Welcome to our Saturday daily project. Sharon has created these beautiful thank you cards using the Elegant Edges cartridge. Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details. Today is the last day to enter our challenge so get your entry in!!




Friday, August 17, 2012

Fabulous Friday Project with Lori

Happy Friday crafters! Lori is taking us on a little French adventure with her beautiful card that she created using the cartridges George and French Manor. Be sure to check out all the details on her blog for this beautiful card. Love the colors and the flowers! Be sure to get those entries in for our challenge, just 2 more days!!!



Thursday, August 16, 2012

Thursday Daily Challenge with Annette

Happy Thursday everyone!! Today Annette has created this adorable altered Altoid tin using the cartridge Paisley. I love what she did and I know I need to look at that cartridge a little closer too! Head over to her blog to check out the details and see what you can make with that cartridge. Be sure to get your project entered into our "Cricut Choice" challenge this week. Make whatever you would like and have it include at least 2 cricut cuts and 1 monogram. You have a few more days!



Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Wednesday Daily Project with Jessica

Today Jessica is sharing two more of the pictures she created for her new home. I love what she did and the colors are great! She used the cartridges Cricut Craft Room Basics and Cricut Font and Shapes. Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details. Have you entered our challenge yet?? If not, be sure to get your entry in by Saturday. This is a easy challenge, just make anything you want as long as it contained at least 2 cricut cuts and 1 monogram.







Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Tuesday Daily Project with Diane

Hope everyone had a fabulous weekend and are ready to craft and enter our challenge this week!! Today, Diane here sharing a two page layout that I created using the cartridges Mini Monsters, Paper Doll Dress Up and Cricut Alphabet. I am not early for Halloween, just way behind and trying to finish baby granddaughters 2010 album. Stop by my blog for all the details and remember to enter our challenge this week!


Monday, August 13, 2012

New Challenge Starts today!

Welcome to another challenge at Exploring Cricut. This week our challenge is called "Cricut Choice". You can create a card, layout, or papercraft using any themes or colors as long as it includes 2 cricut cuts and 1 monogram. We can't wait to see what you come up with and be sure to check out all the awesome projects our DT created to inspire you. This challenge ends Saturday, August 18 at 9 pm eastern time zone. Please no backlinks. Enter as many new projects as you would like and remember to like us on Facebook too!


Sharon



Beep Beep, Art Nouveau




Michelle


Lyrical Letters, A Child's Year, and Quarter Note



Lori




Wrap it Up and Varsity Letter





Kim



Tie the Knot and Storybook






Jessica



Cricut Font and Basic Shapes and Craft Room Basics




Ian




Old West and Campin Critters




Georgiana


All Mixed Up, Birthday Bash and Forever Young




Emily




CTMH Artiste and Opposites Attract



Diane





Elegant Edges, Fontopia Crest and Cards, Hannah Montana, and Cricut Store Front




Diana



Base Camp and Life's a Beach




Annette


Lyrical Letters and Martha Stewart Elegant Cake








Sunday, August 12, 2012

New challenge starting Monday!

We have a new challenge starting Monday, August 13. The prize this time is a collection of assorted pattern papers, cards and envelopes (20), ribbons, jewels, pearls, flowers, butterflies, and glitter glue. Be sure to stop by tomorrow for all the details on this challenge!


Saturday, August 11, 2012

Saturday's Daily Project with Georgiana

Happy Saturday and hope everyone has a fabulous weekend! Today we have a beautiful baby card that Georgiana created for us using the cartridges Elegant Edges, Wildcard, and Potpourri Basket. Her details are wonderful so head over to her blog and get all the directions. Be sure to stop by tomorrow to see what we will be offering as our next prize for our challenge starting Monday!


Friday, August 10, 2012

Fantastic Friday with Michelle

Happy Friday! Today Michelle is sharing this cute, cute card with us that she used the cartridge Everyday Paper Dolls to make. I love her little nurse, she looks like Michelle! Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details and come back tomorrow for another great project.