Friday, November 30, 2012

Fantastic Friday with Michelle

Happy Friday and the last day of November!  Today Michelle is sharing this adorable hot chocolate holder.  This is the time of craft sales, gifts for co workers and teachers !  Wouldn't this be great to receive??  She used the cartridge Winter Frolic.  Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details.


Thursday, November 29, 2012

Thursday's daily project with Emily

Welcome to our Thursday daily project.  Emily has created this card using the cartridge Artiste.  This cartridge has so many cool ideas to create.  Be sure to stop by her blog for the details.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Wonderful Wednesday project with Diana

Happy Wednesday!!!  Today we have the cutest tag that Diana created and would also be a really cute tree ornament too!  She used the cartridges Doodlecharms and Base Camp.  Don't you just love seeing projects made with the older cartridges!!  Be sure to hop over to her blog for all the details.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Terrific Tuesday with Kim

Welcome to another daily project.  Kim has created these adorable cards using Sweet Shoppe.  Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details on these adorable cards.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Welcome to our Special Guest Designer

Welcome to our Special Guest Designer Cyndy from arcyscraps.blogspot.com.  We are so glad she joined us and she has created this adorable card using the cartridges Dr. Check Up and Doodlecharms.  Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details of this fabulous card.

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Thanksgiving Challenge Winner

Thank you all for entering our "Count Your Blessings" challenge.  I am amazed at all the talent we have.  I am so inspired by you all and loved every project.  The winner picked by random.org is #4 Shelly of mypaperlove.blogspot.com Shelly please contact me with your information and I will get your prize out to you and I can't wait to see what you create with it!  Be sure to join us tomorrow with a guest designer and daily for a new project.  We will be having a few spots available for our DT at the end of the year, so email me if you might be interested in joining our team!!!

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Sensational Saturday with Sharon

Hope you all survive the crazy Black Friday shopping and ready for another daily project.  Sharon has created this adorable birthday card using the cartridges Create a Critter 2 and Teddy Bear Parade.  Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details.  Today is the last day to enter our challenge and we have some super entries so far!

Friday, November 23, 2012

Fantastic Friday with Lori

Welcome to Friday's daily project with Lori!  She has created this adorable card using the Graphically Speaking and Pack Your Bags.  Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details.  Just a couple more days to enter our challenge.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving and wonderful project with Annette

Happy Thanksgiving.  Today, Annette is sharing this wonderful card she created using the cartridge Autumn Celebrations.  Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details.  All of us at Exploring Cricut wish you a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving. As you are saying your blessings and celebrating this holiday,  be kind to your fellow man and reach out a gentle hand of someone in need during this holiday season.  Remember our brave men and women who are serving our great nation and say a prayer they all have a safe Thanksgiving.  Just a few more days to enter our challenge. We love your entries!

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Wonderful Wednesday with Jessica

Welcome to Thanksgiving Eve.  Today we have the cutest project from Jessica.  She created this adorable tooth receipt that the tooth fairy leaves when taking your childs tooth!  She used the cartridge Baby Steps.  I love this and it would be great for all that have little ones losing teeth soon!  Head over to her blog for all the details. 

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Tuesday Daily Project

Happy Tuesday!!  Diane here today with the daily project and over the weekend, my youngest son and daughter-in-law celebrated their 12th wedding anniversary and I made them this card using the cartridges Art Philosophy and Ribbon and Rosettes.  Be sure to stop by my blog for all the details today!  I know this is a busy week, but try to enter our "Count Your Blessings" challenge. 

Monday, November 19, 2012

Join our challenge this week!

Welcome to another challenge at Exploring Cricut.  This week our challenge is called "Count Your Blessings".  You are to create a card, layout, or papercraft celebrating Thanksgiving.  You can use any colors or cuts just as long as you use your Cricut and Cricut cartridges.  Please no backlinks, just new projects.  Please link by Saturday, November 24  10 pm eastern time.  Please enjoy what our DT has created for your inspiration.  We can't wait to see what you create!!!!
 Diane
Thanksgiving, Martha Stewart Seasonal Cake Art, Quarter Note
 Georgiana
Create a Critter
 Annette
Create a Critter, Trick or Treat
 Diana
Create a Critter 2, Plantin Schoolbook, Elegant Edges
 Emily
Paper Doll Dress Up, Jasmine
 Ian
Autumn Celebrations
 Jessica
Create a Critter, Nate's ABC's, George
 Kim
Doodlecharms
 Lori
Autumn Celebrations, Thanksgiving
 Sharon
Teddy Bear Parade
Michelle
Simply Charmed, Elegant Edges

Sunday, November 18, 2012

New challenge starts Monday

We have a new challenge starting Monday, November 19.  The prize I will be giving away is this wonderful kit that contains so many papers, ribbons, and items to create scrapbook pages, cards, and even a banner that includes this great booklet with tons of ideas.  I have made this and loved it that I even kept a extra one when I owned my scrapbook store and decided this would be a great addition to your crafting for the holidays.  Be sure to come back tomorrow for all the details and to see what terrific inspiration our talented team has to share with you.  See you Monday!!!!


Saturday, November 17, 2012

Sensational Saturday Daily Project with Georgiana

Today we have a cute card that Georgiana created using rhe cartridge Paper Pups.  This is one of the older cartridges and so glad she picked it.  Why don't you grab an older cartridge and see what you can create today.  Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details and new challenge starts on Monday!

Friday, November 16, 2012

Fabulous Friday with Ian

Happy Friday!  Thanksgiving is a coming and Ian is sharing this great card with us today.  I think it would be perfect to send or would make a great invitation to the big dinner.  He used the cartridge Autumn Celebrations.  Be sure to stop over to his blog for all the details.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Terrific Thursday with Emily

Happy Thursday!  Can't believe we are one week from Thanksgiving!  The stores are already full with the hustle and bustle and you can tell the holidays are near!  Time to think about gifts and nothing better than a gift made with Cricut!!  Emily has created this t-shirt using the Mickey Font cartridge.  Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details and make one for a gift this year!

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Woo Hoo Wednesday with Diana

Today Diana is sharing this great banner she made using the cartridges Campin Critters, Elegant Edges, and Base Camp.  Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details for this great project!

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Terrific Tuesday with Kim

Happy Tuesday everyone!  You can't go anywhere right now without hearing Christmas music and seeing all the decorations in the stores and I guess they are telling us to get started!  Kim is sharing a great idea for tags for your presents using the cartridge Artiste by Close to My Heart.  Be sure to head over to her blog for all the details of this project and time to get started making cards and tags!!!


Monday, November 12, 2012

Welcome our Special Guest Designer

Welcome our Special Guest Designer Rebecca today from the blog http://rebeccascrafts.blogspot.com  She created this adorable recipe book for holiday recipes using the Imagine Mr. Frosty, Imagine Kate's Kitchen and Cricut Craft Room Basics.  Head over to her blog for all the directions and let her know how much we appreciate her sharing with us today!


Sunday, November 11, 2012

Veteran's Day Challenge Winner

Thanks to all of you who created a wonderful project for our "Veteran's Day Challenge".  I love all the great creations and they so honored our brave heros!  The winner picked by random.org is #6 Evelyn.  I was so pleased to see entries right up till closing!  Evelyn please contact me with your mailing information at happyscrapperdiane@yahoo.com  Be sure to stop by Monday for a Special Guest Designer


Saturday, November 10, 2012

Sensational Saturday with Sharon

Happy Saturday!  Hope you all have had a wonderful and crafty week!  Sharon has created this fabulous card using the cartridge Create a Critter 2.  I love her sparkly stars!  Be sure to stop by her blog for all the details.  Today is the last day to enter our "Veteran's Day Challenge".  Get your entry in before the deadline.

Friday, November 9, 2012

Fantastic Friday with Lori

Happy Friday!  Today, Lori is sharing a Christmas note card with you that she created using the cartridge A Quilted Christmas.  This is one of my new favorites and I love this card.  Be sure to check out the details on Lori's blog.  Just a couple more days to enter our "Veteran's Day Challenge" 

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Thursday Daily Project with Annette

Today, Annette has created this adorable card for you using the cartridge Birthday Bash.  That is a great cartridge and a good one for any age birthday card!  Be sure to check out all her directions and details on her blog.  Just a few more days to enter our "Veteran's Day Challenge"  Please submit your entry by Saturday, November 10.

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Wednesday Daily Project

Welcome to Wednesday daily project.  Diane here filling in for Jessica who is caring for her mother who had surgery and wishing her a fast and speedy recovery. I created a two page layout using the cartridges Sesame St. Font, Life's a Beach, H2O, and A Child's Year.  Please stop by my blog for all the details and directions for these pages. 

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Terrific Tuesday with Diane

Happy Election Day!  Be sure to get out and vote today!  Today , Diane here for the daily project.  I created a Fall layout using the cartridges Cricut Craft Room Basics, Pop Up Neighborhood, Paper Dolls for Everyday, A Child's year, Handy Man, and Simply Charmed.  I love using lots of cartridges on my projects and stop by my blog for all the details on these pages.  Be sure to enter our "Veteran's Day" challenge this week too!

Monday, November 5, 2012

New Challenge Starts Today!

Welcome to another challenge at Exploring Cricut.  Our challenge this week is called "Veterans Day".  You are to create a card, layout, or papercraft using any cricut cartridge.  This challenge ends on Saturday, November 10 at 10 PM eastern time.  Be sure that you use cricut cuts for this challenge and please no back links.  Winner will be picked by random.org and announced on our Sunday morning post.  Below is the creations our DT has put together for you.  We can't wait to see yours!!
Elegant Edges, George, My World, and Twinkle toes
Stand and Salute
Stand and Salute
Independence Day
Alphalicious and Autumn Celebrations
Gyspy Font and Cricut Craft Room Basics
Stand and Salute
Stand and Salute
Base Camp
Autumn Celebrations