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Learn With Joy Blog Hop & Challenge #28

Happy Tuesday sweet friends - I can't believe it's time for all the kiddo's to go back to school.  I took Hercules outside yesterday morning and saw all the kids walking to school.  I was kind of stunned and wondering how time passed so quickly.  

This week not only are we having our weekly challenge we are also having a blog hop.  Our theme this week is "Learn with Joy" and the photo below is some inspiration for you.  




I just love blog hops and I hope you do too and will join us this week.  All the link to the DT blogs are listed a little further down which shows you where to start in the blog hop.  It's important to follow the chain of blogs and you will find lots of great ideas and designs from our design team and guest designers.  

We have three amazing sponsors this week and please visit their websites and look at all the wonderful items they offer to us creative types.  They are:




Who is giving one lucky lady a CD full of graphics.


Sassy Studio Designs is giving 4 digi images

 and last but certainly not least is

Jesseas who is giving one winner a $10 gift card for her Etsy store.

Our Amazing Spotlight Artist -  OrganiLuxe

http://www.etsy.com/shop/OrganiLuxe

Ladies - they have an amazing product line which is all Organic and handcrafted by this mother and daughter team.  I hope you will read more about them on our Tuesday Alchemy Blog.



This week we are changing things just a bit.  Two winners will be picked by random for taking part in the challenge like usual. 

If you want a chance to win the 3rd prize all you need to do is a leave a comment on the DT blogs.  We will then be picking a DT member by random who will then by random pick the winning comment on her blog.  



As always there is more information about the challenge and prizes at our Tuesday Alchemy blog.

Blog Hop Instructions:


To participate and possibly be one of the winners for these week all you need to do is leave a comment in the "blog hop" posts.  As an extra prize one of our design team members will be randomly chosen personally choose a winner from the list of comments from their personal blog.  

Just click on the first link and begin the blog hop and make sure you follow the blogs in the order they are listed below.  Have fun and I can't wait to see what you create and who our winners will be this week.

Laine - You Are Here
Tina - Your Next Stop

My project for this weeks challenge is an old container which I altered to be used to hold school supplies on my nieces desk.  As you can see I covered the container in cardstock.  Used some ribbon, a flower, bling and adorable images from Crafycat957.  Have a great week and happy blog hopping......

With hugs and smiles

Laine


School Supply Holder - Front View
Sponsor Craftycat957 Digital Image




School Supply Container 
Sponsor CraftyCat957 Digital Image





Comments

  1. Like the school supply holder. Like the coloring & paper used.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  2. This is so smart Laine!! Great job as always!!


    Cheers!
    Kelli

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  3. Thats a very fantastic box with lovely images, perfect for school =)

    LG
    Michaela

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  4. Awww, Laine . . . your sweetly colored reading bear looks fabulous on this wonderful school supplies container. TFS! Hugz, ~ Rose

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  5. How great is this! You're so good at manipulating things! I hope you feel better soon! :)

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  6. Your Niece is soo lucky this is just fabulous!!

    *hugs* Shell xx

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  7. So cute and practical. The bear looks perfect to hold all her stuff! Newest follower!!!
    Hope you get a chance to stop by and say HI so you can enter to win my FREE $$$ giveaway for my 1st year Blogaversary.
    Creative Wishes,
    Claire S.
    http://www.scrapmyway.blogspot.com/2012/08/my-1-year-blog-anniversary.html

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  8. This is just too cute!
    It's great to be able to make something thats's not just pretty but also practical =))

    Hugs Katya x

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  9. love this altered project-great choice of papers and embellies

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  10. Hi Laine
    Thank you very much for your birthday wishes and for your comment. Very much appreciated! Your altered container is just amazing!
    Michaela xx

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  11. Such a fabulous idea and fabulous altered tin:-)

    http://karonskraftykorner.blogspot.ca/

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With hugs and smiles

Laine

www.hugs4theheartdesigns.blogspot.com

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