Winner & a card for you

Here’s the winner from Dee’s birthday hop:

Winner is
2 Linda Dale said…
Love your card. Very nice details and colors.
June 4, 2011 6:04 AM

Congratulations! I’ll send you a message!

Here’s a card for you:

It was made using a free digi from operation write home-
The paper was all scrap, and the gems are from Michaels.

Also- I’ll be hosting a scraps blog hop 7/9-7/19 – you need to make a card with scraps… If you’d like to be a stop in the hop, email me at craftycardgallery at gmail dot com or comment below.

Also be sure to vote on your favorite card for the contest:

I’ll be in a what’s new blog hop this weekend 6/11 – be sure to come by…. I’m not sure what I’m going to make yet but I have a couple of ideas..
Have a great week!

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Birthday blog hop

Welcome to my blog, and the Birthday Blog Hop.

If you came from’re in the right place. If you were just visiting my blog, go back to the start at The blog hop will run from 6/4 12am to 6/4 11:59pm EST. This blog hop is in honor of Denise’s birthday. I hope she has a great day! Please post a comment and become a follower to be eligible to win some blog candy. Thanks to all of you for celebrating with us! Happy Hopping.

Denise likes purple & is very good at vintage cards… So I made a vintage card…

So you can see the dimension

So you can see the lacy layers

This was a fun card – I got the image from

I printed it out 2 times – and cut out the flower and pop- dotted it up after rolling up the petals. I also painted stickles on it to give it a little glitter..ribbon & heart and gems from JoAnn. Lacy punch from stampin up.

You have a few hours left to enter the contest on my blog… You could win a great prize!!! Go to this post

If you’re new to my blog, be sure to become a follower. Crafty Card Gallery is an iPhone app (works on iPad and iPod Touch) and an Android app. It is a card gallery for handmade cards. You can follow great designers, and look for ideas. It’s updated monthly so there’s always new great content for you… New update was just released – over 565 cards, and growing every month!

You can get it in the iTunes app store and the android marketplace.
Blog candy for this hop is:

1) A free copy of the Crafty Card Gallery iPhone app. I will email you a free code for the iPhone version of the app.

I will select the winner Monday night.
Your next stop in the hop is:

Thanks so much for visiting!

Here’s the complete list if you get lost….

Kari Sanchz

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Thanks so much to everyone for visiting during the Operation Write Home Blog Hop!

It was a great time… I couldn’t make it through all of the blogs, but I really enjoyed the ones I got through… Be sure to check back later this Saturday when I’m in another hop!
So without further ado, here are the winners:
I used my new cool random generator app (since I only have to do one picture!)
Winners are:
1) A free copy of the Crafty Card Gallery iPhone app.  I will email you a free code for the iPhone version of the app.
Winner is 48

Just A Pac Rat said…

Love the card! Thanks for sharing in the hop!

2)  A copy of the Bite Size Body Guide.  

Winner is 11

sandy said…

I love both your cards. No wonder you couldn’t decide. I don’t have a child’s year but it might get added to my wishlist. (Thanks for enabling more Cricut stuff.)

Winner is 27


Paula S. said…

Sweet girl image, but these are both quite nice. Thanks for supporting OWH and hopping this weekend.

Winners, please contact me at craftycardgallery at gmail dot com (since you didn’t leave email addresses)…

Please be sure to check out my contest, it’s been extended!
Have a great day!

Vintage Heartfelt Design Team

Welcome to the launch of the Vintage Heartfelt Design Team! Thanks to Denise for coordinating all of this!

This was my first attempt at vintage cards… But I have to say it was pretty fun!

Here’s my card:

image from

paper from JoAnn’s, printed two images; cut out one and pop dotted it up. Used stickles on butterfly, used chalk ink to edge paper. used stampin up punch for lace effect. pearls..

Be sure to check out the new design team blog: for visiting!

Contest Extended!!!

Due to the holiday weekend, blogger issues, blog hops and other issues, the contest on my blog has been extended!  You now have an extra week to get your post in!

Here are the details… If I’ve missed something mention it in your comments and I’ll address it…
1) Create a card or layout – theme is celebrating someone you love
(can be animal). 
2) You have a little over a week to create and post on your blog post and on this one via inlinkz on my page.  This will be enabled at the top of the page.  If you don’t have a blog you can still post a picture.  Card must be posted by 6/5
3) If you use product from or mention any of the following in your post, you get one extra vote each:
Crafty Card Gallery App – a great way to get inspiration on the go! – a great way to search for cuts on your Cricut (formerly known as Cricut Search – great online scrapbook/craft store – my favorite new tool – easel for your layouts
4) On 6/6, voting begins.  You have until 6/12 12 PM, PST to solicit votes… There will be a post with more details on that.
5) 6/13 winner will be announced.  It will be the person with the most votes.  In the event of a tie, winner will be selected randomly from top vote getters.
6) Winner will get a gift card to Crafters’ Haven, a copy of the Crafty Card Gallery App, and a copy of the Bite Size Body Guide diet journal.  Total retail value almost $40!
Good Luck & thanks for participating!

Here’s the link.  If you have problems with inlinkz, please let me know – you can email me at craftycardgallery at gmail dot com & I can help you!