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Tuesday, July 1, 2014

July Anything Goes Contest | SDS SVGAttic

Today I am sharing this super cute 3d fire hydrant box that I created for out joint SnapDragon Snippets - SVGAttic July anything goes contest.

I think I just found the theme for my grand son's second birthday party!  (He just turned one and the theme was all about construction - I will be sharing more details and pictures from that soon here on my blog).
This picture was enhanced on my iPad.  I looks a bit more engine red then the actual color of cardstock I chose to create it with.
This picture below reflects the true color best.
It opens up to this cute box! Love it!  and I think I know just the friend I will be giving this to so that she can give to her retired fireman husband!
The file I used is file #62060 that you can find over at the Silhouette online store HERE  You will also find a water bottle cover and a couple of fun cards!! Checked them out HERE
I used two different tones of red cardstock and a silver/shiny one.

OK for our contest head on over HERE so that you can see what the Creative design team created for your inspiration and for more details on the prizes!  Hope you can join us!

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Summer Lovin' Blog Hop | SDS SVG Attic

Welcome to the SnapDragon Snippets - SVG Attic Summer Lovin' co-blog hop and to my blog!

UPDATE: Winners have been announced HERE

We are super excited to have you join us today!  We hope you just arrived from Diane's blog, but If you happened across this post out of order, please head to the SVG Atttic blog to start at the beginning of the hop.

We hope you are inspired by the creativity of the design teams of  SnapDragon Snippets and SVG Attic.

Here is the projects I created for this hop:

First up is this single page scrapbook layout of my grand daughter having the time of her life last year on the 4th of July while my son in law and other grand daughter were all into the fireworks.
It was a bit time consuming, but I love it!
I un-grouped the 4th of July stitching template file and used most of the included designs.  I added a bit of red and blue ink on the background.

Below a close up of the firecracker which is part of the new box card available at the Silhouette online store.  I added some color the the PP and some Zig wink of stella glitter.
 And below a close up of the hand stitching I did using the awesome stitching pattern also available at the Silhouette online store.

For my second projects I created a basket using this file.  I enlarged the file the biggest I could using 12x12 paper.  I used 3 sheets of patterned paper.  I meant to enlarge the watermelon but I like the size so I can use as a gift box.  Both my grand daughter love watermelon so I just had to create one.  The basket is large enough and sturdy enough that I can use later to hold.... my washi tapes? or?

 I also used the pear, the apple and the strawberry 3D files that of course are available at the Silhouette online store.

Now how about some blog hop prizes??

We are offering TWO gift cards to the SVG Attic store! a sister store!
$30 Gift Certificate to SVG Attic
$20 Gift Certificate to SVG Attic

What do you need to do to be eligible for these amazing prizes?
1.  Become a follower of each blog in the hop, if you aren't already.
2.  Leave a comment at each stop.
3.  If you do both of the above, check back here or at the SVG Attic blog for the winners on Monday, June 9th!  You have all day today and tomorrow to hop. 

We would also love it if you would stop by the SnapDragon Snippets' and  SVG Attic Facebook pages and give us a "Like"!

Now for the blog hop lineup:

One more stop!  It is time to go visit the Snapdragon Snippets Blog HERE

We hope you have enjoyed our hop!  Don't forget to comment and follow all blogs to qualify for the awesome prizes.  Come back on Monday to see if you are one of our two winners!

Files used:
 July 4th Box Card #61113
Stitching Template 4th of July #11522
3D Watermelon #45154
3D Basket #40729
3D Pear #34488
3D Apples #34489
3D Strawberry #40202

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Dump Truck Tutorial | SDS

Today I am sharing a tutorial on how I put this adorable Dump Truck over at the Snapdragon Snippets blog

I am in love with all the files Mike, Kenzie and Jodi created for my grandson's first birthday party!!
 The party theme will be construction.
I will be sharing more very soon!

Click HERE to see most of the files available on the Silhouette online store.
This file will be available at SVGAttic

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Mother's Day | SDS

Happy Mother's Day 

The file to make this popular box card is coming soon to the store.

I used file #28024   Flourished Flower and the leaves are from the card set file #57570 "Bloom!" Flowers 5x7 Card.
 I also used two dies from SSS and two different stamp sets from Dilo En Español

Hope you have an awesome day!!

For the May Anything Goes Contest over at SDS click HERE

Friday, May 9, 2014

Kids Contruction Zone | SDS

So super excited at all the creations from the Designers over at Snapdragon Snippets!!

I asked for construction designs for my upcoming grandson's first birthday and Construction Designs I got!!!   I am in love with them!  Thanks Mike, Kenzie and Jodi!!

You can find them over at the Silhouette Online Store.  I created this list for ease of access, enjoy!

Kids Construction Zone

You can find tutorials on how to put the 3D and Interactive items together.
Just click on each link/title below:

3D Hard Hat
3D Mini Hazard Cone place card
3D Hazard Flasher
3D Work Zone Tool Box
Action cards A7
3D Cone drink covers

And there is at least one more 3D design coming!

Happy Crafting!

Don't forget that we are having a month long anything goes challenge with awesome prizes! just use at least on SDS or SVGAttic design!