Friday, December 10, 2010

Paper Secrets Holiday Blog Hop


Hello my crafty friends!! I am so happy to be participating in another Paper Secrets Blog Hop. If you have come from Christy's blog you are in the right place, if not I will recommend you to start from Kristi's blog
This time is all about the Holidays and I hope you have a lot of fun hopping around the wonderful 25 blogs, after visiting all the blogs, please go HERE and leave a comment letting us know you have finished the hop, this way your name will be entered in the Prize Drawing!! Paper Secrets is giving away 3 really awesome gifts to 3 randomly chosen winners.
What will you win? It's a Christmas surprise so I can't tell you.
HINT: Have you seen the December challenge prize kit?

For this hop, I made a couple of projects for you.

Stamping in candles! I have to say this is my favorite project. Believe it or not, this is the first time I've tried this technique and I love it! Not many materials required and the result is just wonderful!!
If you would like to try this technique, check it out HERE

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Cardinal card: I couldn't resist and I made a card too :) I love the Cardinal images very much!



Edited to add: The frame used in my card is Decorative Window Scene Die by Heartfelt Creations.

Hope you enjoyed my projects! Now head over to Silvia's blog and enjoy her creations!!

Have fun hopping and don't forget to leave me a comment.
Have a great day!!

57 comments:

lovesscrapbooking said...

Oh so pretty candles ..going to check out the video instructions ..and the card is beautiful...:)

Kathy Carr said...

Beautiful! Thank you for sharing!!

Kristi B. said...

Very cool projects! What is that frame around your bird on the card made from? I love it! :)

SueNJ said...

I am a follower now and love this technique. I am going to have to try it. TFS it!

Happy Scrappin'

Sue B

http://susanascorner.blogspot.com/

CuteCuteWorld said...

Georgous candles :)

Oma said...

Beautiful card and candles!

mabiegamble said...

What a neat idea! May have to try this one!

Pamela said...

These are beautiful! Great work! And Merry Christmas!!!

NANCY DARE said...

Loved your projects!

pattyk said...

your right -the cardnals are beautiful.-love the candles millierose651@aol.com

Karelj said...

I, too, am a Cardinal lover...both the birds and the teams! Your candles are lovely, as is your card. Love that bright red. I'm now a follower and am really looking forward to more of your creations. Thanks for sharing. ksjennings at gmail dot com

Minta's Creations said...

These are beautiful candles...
I'm your newest follower...
Would Love it if you could check out my blog.
Minta

mintab@gmail.com

http://mintascreations.blogspot.com/

SnowflakeDreams1 said...

Very pretty projects. Thank you for sharing.

monica said...

great projects. The colors came out so beautiful.

Shana Dilldine said...

thanks for sharing your gorgeous candles and cards, you are so good with the stamping

Rean's Forte said...

Awesome....TFS

silvia said...

LOVE your cardinals!! the card and candles are just beautiful!!

jennyplace2 said...

Your candles are so very pretty and I love the birds, I have done the candles with family photos but never with a stamp...hmmm time to try. TFS

Theresa said...

New follower here..I can't figure out which project of yours is more amazing...they are sooo fabulous.

Jessica said...

Candles make such lovely projects. I also like your card! Thanks so much for sharing.

Jewels said...

Simply BEAUTIFUL!

roxybonds said...

WOW, beautiful work!

Lynnette Davis said...

Gorgeous work!

Fi said...

Gorgeous candles and card, love the bird that you used.

R said...

You did a really nice job on your projects!

~Robin
http://robinredd.typepad.com/west_coast_scrapper/

Shirley said...

Your candles turned out beautiful! I tried this years ago, but my candles seemed to have melted marks all over it!

Kathy Martin said...

Great projects! Thank you the tutorial link...those candles are sweet!

Jodi said...

The candles are really pretty! I have used this technique before and it is so very easy.

Lindy said...

So beautiful. TFS :)

A Scrap Above said...

These are so pretty! I will be checking out how to make these next. And I love how you made a card to match!
I am already a follower of your blog
TFS and a chance to win
Bonnie C
http://ascrapabove.blogspot.com
ascrapabove(at)aol(dot)com

tallulah1 said...

Oh how pretty! The colors are striking! Wonderful projects!
TFS

scrappin_in_AK said...

wonderful Christmas projects

Vicki said...

Gorgeous. Thanks for sharing.

MissLou said...

Beautiful candles and wonderful card, thank you for sharing them

Leti said...

Those candles are so cool tks for sharing the link on the how to. I always seem to get a bunch of candles as gifts. Now i can decorate them for different seasons.

HappyCrafter said...

YOur creations are wonderful, and I love those candles especially!! Will be trying to make some myself soon, that's for sure!

th4eachday said...

Beatiful creations!I just became a follower.

whitneymaryann said...

Beautiful uses of a beautiful bird. Love the candle idea.

Holly said...

Beautiful projects! I'll be following and coming back to see more of your work!

WAM Family said...

What a gorgeous card and the candles are priceless. Will be looking at this video for the how to do. TFS

I am also doing a hop, come by and check it out if you can.

Kathryn
www.wamfamily.blogspot.com

Shelley said...

OMG! What beautiful candles and card. thanks for showing the tutorial of putting the images on candles. So nice to learn a new technique.

Vickie said...

Oh!!! I did that technique with the candles before but yours look gorgeous!!

Jean Marie said...

Your candles are lovely, TFS the link!
Your card is also very pretty.
Happy Holidays!

Shelley said...

Georgeous...Cardinals are the state bird of Indiana....love them.
Merry Christmas.

Cottagerca said...

\your candles are beautiful, great job thinking beyond paper.
ava
cottagerca

AK Stamper said...

Beautiful job!


Shell~Alaska♥

Gab said...

Those candles are so pretty

Caroline said...

Your candles look amazing!!

Shari said...

BEAUTIFUL vibrant colors on the candles. What did you use to color them?? Love the cardinal card too - thanks for sharing.

Teressa Thompson said...

Love that cardinal card and the candles are very cool!

Sister of Scrap said...

Those are amazing candles...thanks for the link! Have a Blessed Christmas.

Barb P said...

Wow, those stamped candles are beautiful!

Tina said...

Gorgeous candles, and the card is stunning.

Kathy Salazar said...

Thanks for sharing- Merry Christmas

Luisa said...

Your candles are adorable1 I want to give it a tray! will check the video. TFS. Am following you now!!!

keri said...

Thank you for sharing this lovely idea! I can't wait to try this one.
dining tables

Random Memories said...

Beautiful detail on all of your projects! Great job! You blog looks full of Christmas cheer!

 
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