Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Cards for Kids Valentines Day Blog Hop!!!!!

Hi, everyone! Welcome to the Cards for Kids Valentines Day Blog! If you have come from http://www.scrappincookie.blogspot.com, you're in the right place. If you're just joining us, please go to Faith Abigail's blog athttp://www.faithabigaildesigns.com/ and start at the beginning.

Valentine's Day is the perfect time to show someone how much you love them. So this year, let's send a little love to those that need it most!

Each of us has created a Valentine's Day card for a sick child and we're asking you to do the same! Simply, create a Valentine's Day card, link it to this blog entry (link-up will remain open until February 7 at 12:00am) and mail it to:

Faith Abigail
10621 Fuller Ridge Circle
Charlotte, NC 28270

On February 10th, all of the card's will be collected and donated to a local children's hospital. Please include a small message inside your card. Envelopes are not necessary.

Now, what would a blog hop be without prizes! We have some amazing prizes donated by some very talented and generous women and lots of ways to win!

Krystal Andrew @ http://www.gettingcricky.com/ has donated one of beautiful Valentine Stamps sets!

Nicole @ http://thetwinery.com/ has donated The Ultimate Color Sampler Pack featuring fourteen gorgeous colors of twine!

Monique @ http://monkeydoodlecricut.blogspot.com/ has generously donated FIVE of her fantastic Cricut Kits: The Simple Life, Toy Story, The Stampede,  Mom and Me, and Catch a Wave.

All winners will be chosen by random.org. In order to win:

- Be a follower of Faith Abigail Designs @ http://www.faithabigaildesigns.com/ (one entry)
- Like Faith Abigail Designs on Facebook @ http://www.facebook.com/faithabigaildesigns (one entry)
- Leave a comment on this blog post (one entry)
- Leave a comment on each of the designers blog post (one entry each)
- Post about this blog hop on your blog, website or facebook and link back to this post (one entry each)
- Create a Valentine's Day card, link it to this entry and mail it to the provided address. Please create and link as many projects as you'd like! (TWO entries for each card submitted!)

This card I made using a simple cut from the cricut cartridge Create a Critter and stamps from Close to My Heart! I am gathering some friends together and we are going to make as many cards as we can in a couple hours, The best advice I can give you make them simple and special! And, don't forget to put a sweet message inside!

Thank you for checking out my Cards for Kids Valentine's Day card! Please continue along to the next blog and check out all of the wonderful projects that our designers have created!

Blog Hop Order:
Amy @ http://lv2scrapandfibrofacts.blogspot.com/
Beckie @ http://justbcreativecrazy.blogspot.com/
Brandy @ http://craftingwithfaith.blogspot.com/
Cathie @ http://www.creativecutterroom.com/
Charlotte @ http://alittlebitofdetail.blogspot.com/
Jessica @ http://cricutafterdark.blogspot.com/
Kate @ http://www.smallbitsofpaper.blogspot.com/
Larelyn @ http://handmadefromtheheart-designsbylarelyn.blogspot.com/
Lisa @ http://indymermaid.blogspot.com/
Marlene @ http://www.scrappincookie.blogspot.com/
Melissa  @ http://cricutkateer.blogspot.com/
Melanie @ http://melaniemakes.blogspot.com/
Michele @ http://chelemom.blogspot.com/
Sabrina @ http://scrappinwithsabrina.blogspot.com/
Suzanne @ http://cricutcraftingrammy.blogspot.com/


  1. This little lovebug is too cute! I just love this card! And a card making party? How fun! I wish I had crafty friends that lived near me...I would totally have a party like that! Thanks so much for all your hard work. It means so much to me!

  2. So very cute. Love it's simplicity. Great job.

    Be blessed, Beckie

  3. Love this little bug. We call my oldest granddaughter Katie bug so I am always using it. Great job on the card. Happy to be in the hop with you. :)

  4. Thank you! I will hopefully post more pics soon of the others we are making!!! I love the idea behind this blog hop, very inspiring!

  5. Melissa,

    This card is soo CUTE! I'm sure it will put a smile on any kid's face! I'm so glad to be doing this Cards for Kids Valentine's Day Blog Hop with you!

  6. This is such a fun cartridge....the kids will love this card! So glad we are hoping together today! TFS Cathie

  7. Love your ladybug card... that is still one cartridge I need to add to my collection! TFS :)

  8. What a cute little "love bug"!

  9. Oh what an adorable card! I love it! Hi I am your new follower # 36 come follow me back if you like!


  10. very cute card.i love this ladybug.im a new follower.tfs

  11. Melissa, love your ladybug themed card...adorable choice and I am sure the kid who receives it will be just as thrilled!!!

  12. Oh what a cute little love bug of a card!! This is going to make a little child smile!!

  13. This is an adorable card, and such a great cause you're all doing this for. --Pat N.

  14. What cute little ladybug card, it is so cute! I am a new follower and am looking forward to more of your creations!

    scrappindhilly at gmail dot com

  15. Great card! The kids will love it!

    amanbains1 at gmail dot com

  16. Fun little love bug card.

    Smiles Sher

  17. Love the bug! So sweet, and your stamps coordinate perfectly! lclass003atgmaildotcom

  18. ..finally a bug that you dont havta swat at.. so cute..

  19. How cute is your little love bug? Great card. It was so nice being in the hop with you.

  20. Very cute - love the bug! So nice being in this hop with you.


  21. Sweet card
    Loving Scrapper 101

  22. so cute! that little bug is adorable!

  23. This is so sweet, Melissa! I love the way you stamped another little ladybird inside the card.
    (Sorry I'm so late in commenting. It was a crazy week!)
    Small Bits of Paper