Friday, April 15, 2011

All Creatures Great and Small Blog Hop

Hello my Crafty Friends & Welcome to the All Creatures Great & Small Blog Hop hosted by...Misty!Here is why she wanted to start this Blog Hop....
Operation Write Home recently put out a call for kid friendly cards so that our hero’s could send cards home to their children. That got me to thinking, what is friendlier than a happy critter? I have been wanting to host a hop, and what better excuse? (Like we need one..Eh?) If you have been a follower of mine, you know I really DO love All Creatures Great & Small (& deadly). So I put out a call & we have 20 very talented ladies for you to visit today!
I hope to garner some ideas from here & I am sure you will too!

OH! I heard through the zoo grapevine, there will be candy along the way,

So be sure to leave lots of love ♥


So here is what I decided to make for this worthy cause.
First up is a cute little turtle. What makes him extra special is that he is on an action wobble. These little things are the greatest. They make me laugh everytime they wobble to and fro.


The turtle is from Create a Critter. I embossed the grass hills for a little texture. I printed the cloud paper on the Imagine. And I think the sentiment came from My Pink Stamper. Cute!
For my next card, I wanted to try a new product that I just got in the mail this week.

It is a new stamp line from Inky Antics called HoneyPOP. This set is called Easter Chick.
Isn't it so cute! (pay no attention to my horrible attempt at coloring. I am definitely NOT a stamper!) So you choose a stamp set and then choose your HoneyPOP color to use inside the card. I paired this cute little chick with some paper from Basic Grey's Urban Prairie line.
So much fun and it wasn't hard at all!




***CANDY ALERT BELOW***CANDY ALERT BELOW***
If you would like to be eligible to win my blog candy, please become a follower and leave a comment with a way to contact you. US addresses only please

I will be giving away a monthly kit from The Scrapbook Nook.
(picture coming soon)

Thanks for stopping by!
Darlene


If you get lost along the way, here is the line up:

1. Misty… www.deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com

2. KAndrews... www.gettingcricky.com

32 comments:

  1. I adore wobbles too! I make my own! I love the turtle, but that chickie is too sweet and the egg inside is the coolest thing! You color just fine!

    Thanks for joining in my hop!
    Hummer Hugs,
    Misty
    http://deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com/
    hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

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  2. OMGsh Darlene!! How cute are those!!! I totally love the chick on the egg!! Soo creative!!

    Hugs,
    Tanya

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  3. Both are just so cute...turtles are becoming my favorite little critter, but I have to say that egg in the snter of the card is spectacular.
    kgprevost(at)sbcglobal(dot)net
    http://kathyskraftsandmore.blogspot.com/

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  4. both of these are really sweet. love the turtle the best. adorable

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  5. These are sooo cute!!


    stockg7@yahoo.com
    www.marebearscraps.blogspot.com

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  6. Darlene your cards are just sooo cute x

    I am part of the blog hop team & have become a follower of yours x

    Gotta hop along Lol

    hugs sally x
    sallysbitz.blogspot.com

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  7. Wow, love the cards...so so cute! I'm a follower & will be back to check out your blog! I'm a fellow hopper...#7. Michelle.

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  8. Oh, these are just darling. I had a good laugh with the turtley awesome title on the first one. Love the idea of the egg the little chicky is dancing on. I'm a follower of yours.

    Smiles Sher
    ShersL84bed@aol.com

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  9. Super cute cards, Darlene!! That turtle is one of my favorites... TFS!! :)

    Having a GREAT time hopping along with you...

    And I'm happy to already be a follower!!

    Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com
    scrapbookingwithamy (at) gmail (dot) com

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  10. Love the pop-up egg in the card.

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  11. Love the cards!!! Turtles are so darn cute. http://iowascrapper.blogspot.com

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  12. Love the pop up egg in the middle of the chick card!!♥♥ And I so love the Action wobbles...They are amazing!! TFS!!! I have been a follower for a while now!! Check out my paper flowers on my blog!!

    http://ibecircled.blogspot.com
    ilovetonkinese2 at hotmail dot com
    Rexann

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  13. Aww, these are so cute!! Turtle is my fav :)

    Tanya
    phenis2031 at yahoo dot com
    http://scrappylandusa.blogspot.com

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  14. Very cute cards! I love the turtle.

    http://2pawprints.blogspot.com

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  15. Adorable!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Love the turtle!

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  16. OMGoodness....how cute that chick card is! Just love that egg! It's been so much fun participating in this hop! TFS...now I'm next. Just wondering if I should leave me a message as I do often talk to myself! :-) Happy Easter!
    Kathie
    kathlee154atgmaildotcom
    http://kathleessnippitsncricuts.blogspot.com

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  17. Great cards! The chick is adorable and I love the turtle. I have been a follower!

    Jenn
    http://scrap-a-tude.blogspot.com/
    jenniferreavis@sbcglobal.net

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  18. I'm fairly new to stamping too- you did a great job! I'm a follower now!
    j.berb at hotmail dot com

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  19. New follower. Cute cards.
    nana5604 at gmail dot com

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  20. Adorable cards! I love the chick on the egg, so sweet!

    I am a new follower!

    TFS

    becky.mayhewlear AT gmail DOT com

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  21. Cute. cute, cute ... the HoneyPops are darling. Love your turtle card too.
    Thank you for sharing! I am a new follower!
    Blessings!
    RecipeScrapperATsbcglobalDOTnet

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  22. I loved your cards. You can color, you stayed in the lines, that's what counts. Thanks for the chance to win some great blog candy.

    m dot serrano at live dot com
    http://marcyscreativecrafts.blogspot.com/

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  23. I love your chick card and the colors nice and bright, you did a great job!!! Thanks for the chance to win some great blog candy.

    lauermaa at gmail dot com
    angelascrafty.blogspot.com

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  24. What cute projects - i love the egg for inside. I loved making all my projects for this hop its so cool!
    http://creationsbygillm.blogspot.com

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  25. Adorable cards!:)

    Kaitlin
    angel1694@comcast.net
    http://cupcakesandcards.blogspot.com/

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  26. I have never seen these before and absolutely love the egg in the center of the card. I need these!
    thanks, Tami
    tambo1010 at comcast dot net
    tamboscreations.blogspot.com

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  27. Oh Darlene, I love the name of your blog.
    Your card is precious...but I love that honeycomb egg the chick is standing on--great touch!
    Enjoyed being in the hop with you!

    Big Cricky Hugs,
    K Andrew

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  28. ooh so cute. i think your coloring is just fine!! that lil chick is way cute! I love the wobbly too! new follower
    parkernana5@cox.net
    http://mybugandmecreate.blogspot.com

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  29. These cards are just adorable and I know that they'll make some child really happy, especially since they'll receive it from their mom or dad. I'm already a follower. Thanks for the inspiration and for a chance to win some cool new goodies.

    Anne
    anniebeescraftroom at gmail dot com

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  30. that is adorable! the honeyPOP is soo cute!! tfs
    brenna
    rbanderson@live.ca

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  31. Your cards are adorable. I love the chick card, what a clever idea.
    cstephenson at q dot com

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  32. The chick card is such a great idea! TFS

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