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Saturday, July 23, 2011

Thank you to Kristal blog hop! Operation Owl!

Welcome to the "Operation Owl Thank You" Blog Hop!!

Today the Getting Cricky design team and some special guests are coming to you for a special blog hop "thanking" Kristal for all she has done for us. We will each be featuring special "Thank You" card to be mailed to Kristal.
If you are interested in participating, you can add your card to the link below and mail them to the address here.


We have some Blog Hop CANDY for one lucky WINNER!!!

Amy Chomas (hey that is me hehe!) has graciously donated a mini gel pen set and holder as our grand prize and some of the ladies have also added to the pot (surprise package).



So if you don't know already, Kristal is one amazing woman!  Kristal, this one's for you!  You deserve it girlie!
If you have come from Brenda Creativity is only a state of mind you are in the right place!  If you just stopped by my blog to visit today and would like to attend the blog hop, click on Brenda's link and start there!

So this card is for Kristal (hey Kristal, don't look hehe!)  I used the Chomas Creations engraving tip on clear cardstock, writing, or etching the words many thanks into the clear cardstock.  It is so hard to get a good picture of these types of projects!  I used Birthday Bash for the scallop card shape and the font.  Click on the pics to see them better.  The owl is from Give a Hoot.  All the papers are Basic Grey's Green at Heart line.


This is the back of the card. With the clear cardstock I like to add a solid color that I can stamp on or write a sentiment on.  This is the K Andrew stamp from the Positive Thoughts stamps.  This is a great stamp set for when you want to send a card with good thoughts to a friend!

So as you  may have heard I have donated the grand prize for the hop!  A Chomas Creations mini gel pen holder and your choice of 10 Chomas Creations mini gel pens!
How do you win you ask?  Simple! 
You must go to each blog and leave a comment (following would be nice also) to qualify for the grand prize.
Brenda will be picking one lucky winner on Wednesday, July 27th. So make sure to go back here and see if you won.

Next stop on the hop is Jess My Scrap Diary

In case you get lost along the way, here is everyone on the hop!
Brenda Creativity is only a state of mind
Amy Chomas      Chomas Creations
Jess          My Scrap Diary
Kathy T     Scrapping Felkatz
Lisa          A mermaid's crafts
Becka              Creations with Becka
 Kathy P     The 3 E's
  Ro              Toodle Noodle Creative
Amy        Love to Crop
 Becky    Squirly Girl Creations
Charlotte   A little bit of detail
Julie         Little bit of bling
  Rebecca      The Crafting Misfit
 Erika     Crafty Sprouts
 Brenda     Creativity is only a state of mind



Like what you see? Leave a comment to let me know!

61 comments:

Eva said...

beautiful card...love the etching on the clear. Cute owl from give a hoot...very nicely done
Eva :~)
evasscrapsncards.blogspot.com

Amanda said...

Cute card! I am loving all of the owls!

amandawoodau at hotmail dot com

jennyplace2 said...

Awesome card for a awesome lady! She is going to love it! TFS!
jennyplace26@gmail.com

rakiya32 said...

Love it!
Im a new follower!
patrinajones@gmail.com

Kathy said...

Hi Amy, this is so darn cute! I love it, it's also very pretty. Kristal is going to love this. Have a great weekend!
Hugs :),
Kathy - Getting Cricky DTM
http://the3esblog.blogspot.com

Erika Valdez said...

Beautiful Card!! Thank you for joining us to Let Kristal know just how special she is to us!!

Lots of Love,
Erika

Lindsey said...

The owl is so cute. Thanks for donating the pens :)

kteachone@gmail.com

Tami B. said...

You're right, Kristal is amazing and it's very sweet of you ladies to do this for her. I know she will love all the cards y'all have made for her.

Jenni said...

This card is so beautiful! I love the background paper and I'm happy to be your newest follower.
Hugs, Jenni
http://mylollipopgarden.blogspot.com

Lisa said...

This is so fabulous, Amy! The engraving on the clear plastic is so awesome and I love the paper! Kristal will love this! I'm so happy to be hopping along with you :)

Lisa
http://indymermaid.blogspot.com

littlen said...

cute card. love the bright paper. tfs.
littlen44atgmaildotcom

Karen said...

This is a really pretty card! I love all the bright colors! I'm a new follower. :)

Karen
craftedwithlovebykaren.blogspot.com

Squirlygirl said...

Love it Amy! Great job :) I'm so glad you are joining us for the hop and THANK YOU for donating the grand prize!
~Hugs~
Becky
www.squirlygirlcreations.blogspot.com

JulieK said...

Fabulous card Amy! Kristal will LOVE it! Thank you so much for joining us on our Hop!

JulieK
http://jk-littlebitofbling.blogspot.com/

Amy said...

Very cute, Amy!! I LOVE the colors and you're really making me want that embossing kit!! :)

Thanks for joining us in the hop -- and thanks for your generosity!! :)

Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com
Getting Cricky DTM

Lynda said...

Beautiful card Amy! I really love the colors! Great job!

Lynda
rlhamm1 at gmail dot com

mamawcindy said...

Your Card is so Cute!!!! I Love Owls!Kristal is going to LOVE this!I Love reading Kristal's post. They give me so much Inspiration. :0)
cindymarshall63 at hotmail dot com

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Wonderful Owl theme. My daughter likes Owls so I may be borrowing ideas from these.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"
http://CreatedbySunshineHoneyBee.blogspot.com

Patti B said...

Super cute card. Very unique. You are so talented. Thanks for the hop.

lebpab21408@yahoo.com
pattispaperfun.blogspot.com

Brenda said...

Amy
your card is fabulous. I so need to check into that engraving system some more. Thanks for joining me, the entire design team and special guests to thank Kristal for all she's done and also for donating the grand prize. You ROCK!!!
Hugs
Brenda
I would be honored if you came to see my blog here

Jen_H said...

Adorable card! Love the clear cardstock and bet it looks awesome in person. What a great prize you donated! Thanks for the chance to win!
~~Jen H~~

stefeni said...

Pretty card, love the colors!

spunkycrayon at yahoo dot com

Charlotte said...

Amy, Amazing is all I can say about your card!!! I have got to place an order to you this week for several things! WOW! This etching on the clear card, blows my mind. I love it!!
I am having so much fun hoping along with you.
Charlotte

Mommy's Crafty Creations said...

Wow your card is great. TFS!

Veronica
mommyscraftycreations.blogspot.com
mommyscraftycreations at gmail dot com

Bunnyfreak said...

Love the colors. Great card.

Kelly S said...

Beautiful card, Amy! I love the look of the clear cardstock. Thanks for donating the grand prize. You rock!

Kelly
http://kellyscraftylife.blogspot.com

CRAZY4CHRIST said...

very nice card, love the engraving!
Kristan
sierrababy08 @ hotmail dot com

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

So pretty!

Carri~abusybee
www.doubleclickconnections.blogspot.com

Percilla G said...

Oh is that ever interesting and cute
Like how you etched the words on the clear cardstock
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Lady Fair said...

Pretty card, love the engraving on the clear cardstock.
lflinesatcomcastdotnet

Mrs. Sassy Crafter said...

I love the owl! so cute!!!!

OmaGloria said...

Love all you etching.

Precious Hugs

S.Bayles said...

Amy,
I knew I was going to be gone so I made the card and posted it on my blog and sent it to her along with a goodie box.... You and the DT are so great. I cannot describe the great things that Kristal does. Thanks Kristal.... Thanks for the blog hop.
Blog:http://lovethatexpressions.blogspot.com/

Lynn B. said...

Cool card! Thanks for the inspiration.

Lynn B.

shersl84bed said...

Love the engraving! That is super cool. Great card Amy.

Smiles Sher
ShersL84bed@aol.com

salido99 said...

What a great card. I am sure Kristal will love it.
Kathy
salido99@msn.com

Jenny said...

Love your owl card...so cute

Jenny
jennykingham at att dot net

scrapperbecka said...

Amy I love that card, and the embossing is so cool. Thank your sponsoring this blog hop today :)
Becka M
www.creationswithbecka.blogspot.com

Judy said...

Really pretty card! I am a new follower -- #1000 -- woo hoo!
jejaeb at cfl dot rr dot com

Scrappy Jackie said...

Thanks for the chance to win your pens! You are so kind! Pjritsema at gmail dot com

Lisa R. said...

Fabulous creation! love the acetate. TFS joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

Susan said...

What an original and creative idea. I just love how you used clear cardstock, very pretty!

I'm a new follower and I can't wait to see more of your blog. I'll be back! :)

Susan
cricutandgrasshopper.blogspot.com

Lesle Alvarado said...

Oooh, pretty card girlie. Love the paper!

MizMaryAnn said...

I would love to win your awesome pens. Thank you for the giveaway.

MizMaryAnn said...

I would love to win your awesome pens. Thank you for the giveaway.

Sandy said...

Would love to see that card in person. It's beautiful! I'm a new follower.

Toqua's Crafts said...

I am not a big card maker / scrap booker but I do like to keep up with the trends. I had no idea there was clear card stock! I am really liking your engraving tool for the Silhouette!

I like the card! I wish I could see what it said. :( (I have no doubt it is hard to photograph this project.)

Thank you for sharing!

McVic said...

great card amy! kristal will love it!
kacee

Amanda said...

love it~didn't know u could etch w/ cricut~lol! thanks! prhmangel@gmail.com

meredemaison said...

Wow! I've never heard of clear cardstock, but I'll definitely be on the lookout for it now! Really cool idea!

scrapinmamaof2 said...

I love the paper Amy. What a Cute card. Thanks for sharing!

Heather said...

I love the engraving on the clear card stock, what a fabulous idea. I can see I am going to have to invest in that kit. Thanks so much for sharing the beautiful card.

God Bless
Heather Pullen
Blessed2cre8@gmail.com

felkatz said...

ohh wowo.. that is too cool.. i love that!!!

tfs

Kristal rocks!! :)

kathy
GCDTM

Teela said...

such a cute card! So sweet of ya'll to do this for Kristal! Check my blog: http://coffee24tea.blogspot.com Teela

Ro Donner said...

Cute card, Amy! Thanks for your donation to the hop. So very generous of you!

Amy E said...

Absolutely gorgeous card!!! Thank you so much for sharing!! And thanks for donating the grand prize too...what a prize!!!!

amyis300 AT hotmail DOT com
scrapthissavethat.blogspot.com

Angiebug said...

Your card is great. Who new there was clear cardstock (not me). This is such a wonderful thing you ladies are doing. Thanks Angie
angiehbug@yahoo.com

Nanette said...

What a cool card...TFS! I am already a follower.

nanettemt at yahoo dot com

MickeyG said...

I was just pointed to your blog from the MTC forum... Who knew all the possibilities??? I'm so excited!

Kris said...

Love your card! TFS!

Kris in Alaska
funamom at yahoo dot com

Mahmood Ali said...

Beautiful such a great color combination i really like it...
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