Friday, September 28, 2012

Cupcake Card

Howdy folks! I hope you are all having a fabulous week! Today I have this quick little card to share with you....

SIZE:  5"
CRICUTExpression & Gypsy
CARTRIDGES:  "Wrap It Up" & "Art Philosophy"
PAPER Martha Stewart "Modern Festive" paper pad & Echo Park "Dots & Stripes - Homefront" paper pad
OTHERStickles "Star Dust", Studio G glitter glue, Darice rhinestones


Entering in the following challenges:

FCCB -  Challenge Me Monday #130, "Birthday Celebration", must include a candle
DL.ART -  Thankful Thursday Challenge, "1000 Posts Linky Party", anything goes
My Sheri Crafts -  Challenge #94, "My Family" (for Auntie's birthday)
Dream Valley Challenges -  Challenge #41, "Celebrations"
Joyful Stamper -  Inspire Me Fridays #78, anything goes


Have a wonderful day!

-Diana :)

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Mini Cards

Hello friends! I hope you are having a wonderful weekend so far! Today I'm sharing some mini cards I made last week. I've been so busy I just haven't gotten around to posting them until now....

SIZE:  3.5"
CRICUT:  Expression & Gypsy
CARTRIDGES:  "Everyday Pop-Up Cards", "Wild Card" & "Art Philosophy"
CARDSTOCKCTMH "Avonlea" collection
STAMPSCTMH "Everyday Life" 
INKCTMH Exclusive Inks "Chocolate" & Exclusive Inks Marker "Twilight" 
OTHERCuttlebug embossing strip, Stickles "Star Dust" & CTMH Liquid Glass 


 Entering in the following challenges:
Heart 2 Heart -  Mini cards, use CTMH products
DL.ART -  Thankful Thursday Challenge, "1000 Posts Linky Party", anything goes, 3rd entry
Joyful Stamper -  Inspire Me Fridays #77, anything goes
Simply Create Too -  Challenge #22, anything goes
My Sheri Crafts -  Challenge #94, "My Family" (cards are a gift for one of my Aunties) 
Cooking With Cricut -  Wonderful Wednesday Cricut Challenge #104, texture (embossing & Stickles on flower pot, Liquid Glass on teapot) 
Shopping Our Stash -  Challenge #69, embossing                                     


Thank you for visiting me today!! Enjoy the rest of your weekend! 

-Diana :)

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Giveaway Winner!

Hello my sweet friends! I'm sorry, I know I said I would do this yesterday but time just got away from me & it turned into a very busy day. So without further adieu, the winner of my giveaway is.....

The winner was determined by

Here is the stamp set you won....

Of Mice & Lil Men

Please email your mailing address to me at: & I will get this out to you right away.

Congrats & thanks for taking the time to comment!

-Diana :)

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Window To My World

Hello everyone! Happy Thursday! I hope your week is going well. We are finally getting some cooler weather up here, which is so nice. I am so over the heat, lol. I do have a card for you today, but first I have to share these photos from last night's sunset! I know pictures don't do it justice but I just had to show you anyway....

North vineyard

North vineyard

Main barn

Doesn't that almost look like the barn is about to be engulfed in flames?! Thank goodness it was just the sun & clouds, lol.


Sorry about my little diversion there, but here is my card....

CRICUT Imagine
CARTRIDGES:  "Spring Cottage" & "Hopscotch"
EMBOSSINGCuttlebug "Distressed Stripes" & "D'Vine Swirls" embossing folders
PAPERCore'dinations cardstock
INKCTMH Exclusive Inks "Chocolate"
OTHER:  vellum, brads, fabric trim & flowers are all from my stash


Entering in these challenges:
Joyful Stamper -  Inspire Me Fridays #74, anything goes, 2nd entry
DL.ART -  Thankful Thursday Challenge, "1000 Posts Linky Party", anything goes, 2nd entry
Little Scrap Pieces -  Fun Friday Challenge, use pink
Craft Your Passion -  Monday Challenge #126, use flowers


Thank you so much for visiting me! Have a fabulous day!

-Diana :)

Sunday, September 2, 2012

Happy Fall Y'all & A Giveaway

**** Giveaway listed at the end of this post ****

Hello friends! Ok... so I got a little ahead of myself on my last post. That wasn't my last design team post for Getting Cricky, but today is. Anyway, it's the first Sunday o' the month, which means it's time for another Simply Sunday Challenge. Our theme this month is "Happy Fall Y'all". Here is my contribution....

SIZE:  4 x 8"
CARTRIDGES:  "Designer's Calendar" & "Straight From The Nest"
CARDSTOCKCTMH & Core'dinations
EMBOSSINGCuttlebug machine, Darice "Spider Web" folder (leaves), Recollections Embossing Powder "Clear Bark" (sentiments), VersaMark Watermark stamp pad
PUNCHMartha Stewart
INKCTMH Exclusive Inks "Chocolate"
OTHERCTMH Liquid Glass

For the sentiments, I used these K Andrew Designs stamp sets....

Southern Sayings
K Andrew Designs

Winter Wishes
K Andrew Designs

To order these sets for yourself, just click on the images above. To check out all of the stamp sets, click HERE.

If you would like to participate in this challenge, click HERE to join in the fun!


Also entering in these challenges:
DL.ART -  Thankful Thursday Challenge, 1000 Posts Linky Party, Anything goes
Joyful Stamper -  Inspire Me Fridays #74, Anything goes
Craft Your Passion -  Monday Challenge #125, "Emboss It"


Since this is my final post as a design team member, I thought I should do something fun to commemorate it. So.... I am giving away this brand new K Andrew Designs stamp set (one of my favorites!)....

Of Mice & Lil Men

To enter, all you have to do is leave a comment on this post. You don't have to become a follower to qualify (but I would love it if you did). The deadline to enter is 11:59pm on 9/7 (Friday). I will use to select a winner, which I will announce on 9/8.

Thank you so much for visiting me today! Have a fantastic Sunday!

-Diana :)