Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Challenge 25 - Ice Cream Social - Blog Candy Giveaway

UPDATE:  Blog Candy Give Away (8/7/2012)

I am so happy to announce the winners -

Karon Hughes
 Eileen Nig

Congratulations ladies - I will be sending your prizes soon.  

Thanks to everyone for your wonderful comments and joining in this week's challenge and candy giveaway.
Happy Tuesday Dear Ladies - It's going to be in the triple digits today - way to much heat for me.  I do know one thing - when it's hot outside I love ice cream (Ben and Jerry's Cherry Garcia) is my favorite.  Just thinking about it makes me want to make a quick trip to the store to stock up the freezer.  

So this weeks challenge is called "Ice Cream Social" and I sure hope you are going to join us.  I just love these images and wanted to make something a little different this week.  I made a CD holder, covered it in cardstock, added the embellishments, used Word to create the "Happy Happy Birthday" and I was done.  I thought it would make a great project to give as a gift to the birthday girl with a CD inside that has all her birthday party photographs on it.  Cute cute way to store the CD!!

So dear friends - jump in and join us at Tuesday Alchemy and I am so looking forward to seeing what each of you create.  

Our sponsors are:  Save on Crafts and When the Scrap Hits the Fan (cute cute images).

Our Spotlight Artist this week is Anabella owner of Curious Princess.  I hope you will read all about her and her shop.  You can find her information on the Tuesday Alchemy webiste. Her website is:  http://www.etsy.com/shop/curiousprincess?ref=ss_profile

Have a blessed week ladies - and who knows you may be this weeks winner of my giveaway as well as with Tuesday Alchemy.  

With smiles and hugs


When the Scrap Hits the Fan Images


What is your favorite ice cream??  

Challenge rules:

1.  Leave me a comment and also mention what your favorite ice cream is and your name will be added to the drawing. 

2.  Be a follower of my blog.  

When I reach the first 10 comments I will have my sister draw a winner and the winner gets to choose which stamp set they want from the three.  I will have my sister draw another winner when there are 20 comments, and so on.  Odds are pretty good you could be the next winners.  By the way - there will be a few extra surprises for the winner/s too.

If you are the lucky winner I will send you an email.  

I have also entered my project into these wonderful challenges:

http://bearlymine-challenges.blogspot.com/     Anything Goes


  1. Oh My Goodness - this is so so sweet. I love those images. TFS


    1. PS My favorite Icecream is Mint choc chip:-) Thanks for becoming follower 98:-)

  2. Oh how I do love my best friends, Ben and Jerry! :) They are not very kind to my hips, but the rest of me goes to a happy place when I'm with them. Hahaha :)
    Your card is adorable!!!!! I am NOT enjoying these triple digit numbers at all, but your card sure cooled me off.
    Thank you so much for becoming a follower on my blog and I had to pop over and return the favor. Glad I did. :)
    Lisa xx

  3. Hi Laine
    A fabulous card love the image thankyou for joining us this week at BEARLY MINE CHALLENGES
    Hugs Dianne xx

  4. Ooooo.....ice cream....yum! I love the depth of colour you got on this little sweetie....love the way you coloured up the fur....and you are so right...it would make a lovely gift!
    My very fave ice cream is Rocky Road....double yum!

  5. Hi Laine these are both so beautiful and cute I love the delicate way you have coloured the cute image, the colours and design are delicious, thank you for joining our challenge this week at Bearly Mine
    Lorraine x

  6. not here for the giveaway, just had to tell ya how cute your ice cream cone card is....sweeeet! Have a wonderful week!

    enjoy *~*

  7. Adorable card...and that beautifully colored image is fabulous. Thanks so much for joining us at the Fashionista Challenge. hugs Pat K.x

  8. Your CD cover is AWESOME & I love your color choices!!! Thanks so much for sharing with us @ My Sheri Crafts biweekly challenge!!!

  9. Wow, what an adorable CD cover! Who ever receives this is going to LOVE IT! Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts! :)

  10. Awesome job as always laine!! Just looking at your creation makes me smile!


  11. That's a very cute cd holder! I always find you to be inspirational with all of your unique projects. It's my best friend's birthday today and I had no idea what to give her since she could buy many things in life, so I think you've given me an idea if I can follow through--thanks! :)

    Have fun with the giveaway! You're very sweet (like ice cream)! ;)

  12. What a great idea with the CD holder! Very nice gift for someone who has "everything". Beautiful creation!

  13. Hi Laine,
    Your card is gorgeous and very sweet, like my favorite vanilla and strawberry ice cream.
    Good luck with the challenges.

  14. Your card is just gorgeous! I love the teddy and the beautiful rose. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime. Hope to see you again soon :)


  15. Awww! Thsi is such a cute image! Love your card! Thanks for joining us at My Sheri Crafts!

  16. What a pretty card - love your colouring.
    My favourite ice cream is hokey pokey

  17. This is too adorable Laine! Your colouring is amazing! I have never went anywhere near colouring images so I am stunned!

    P.S I am having a blog giveaway at my blog, you are very welcome to join

  18. Hmm...I don't eat ice cream anymore, but when I was a kid I loved Rocky Road.

  19. brilliant colouring! thanks for joining us at Bearly mine Challenges hugs Jess xx

  20. What a great idea, I've never thought about making a cd holder before, will have to give it a go.
    Thanks for joining in with our babies or birthdays challenge over at Fashionista
    Good luck
    Julie x
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With hugs and smiles