Monday, September 29, 2014

BBTB2 ~ Nuts About U Challenge

Happy Monday everyone !!! 
Thank you so much for having joined us this weekend for our 
Craftin' Desert Divas , KaDoodle Bug Designs , and Too Cute By Jessica Facebook hop !!!!  Everyone created lots of great , spooky and fun projects !!! 

Today we start a new challenge at BBTB2 !! 
Our design team sister Michelle , chose the theme for this week .
It is " Nuts About U " . 
You can use any Cricut cut squirrel or acorn on your project and make sure to share with us :) !!!! 

I created this fall themed ornament . 
I used the Create A Critter cartridge (one of my favs).
 The sentiment is from Craftin' Desert Divas super cute Punny Stamp Set  !!

Recipe ~ 
Create a Critter


I hope that you are able to join us !!! 
I hope you have a wonderful week !! 

Challenges 4 Fun ~
Craftin' Desert Divas ~
Linky Party #41 ~Anything but a Card ( Fall Ornament ) 

Saturday, September 27, 2014

CDD and KaDoodle and TCBJ Halloween Hop

Happy Saturday everyone !!! 
Welcome to The Boo Crew Halloween FB Hop ! This is a hop that is going on our Facebook pages . We will be showcasing Craftin' Desert Divas StampsKaDoodle Bug Designs and Too Cute By Jessica patterns. 

Of course our hop has some AMAZING sponsors! We have some freebie patterns too, you have to hop to find the link to the freebie patterns. CDD, KBD and TCBJ are all having SALES this weekend! There are also 2 special discount codes below to use during this hop. The prizes up for grabs are:KBD - 2 - $15 GC TCBJ - $30 GCCraftin Desert Divas - One stamp set each day of hop.Stamp N Storage - $50 GCTherm O Web - $25.00 Gift CardSpectrum Noir - 2 six-pack of Spectrum Noir MarkersXyron - 5" Create-a-Sticker Max valued at $28.Magnolia-licious - Surprise PackDies R Us - $10 GCSRM Stickers - Halloween StickersClear Snap - 3 Winners of Crafty GoodiesReally Reasonable Ribbon - Halloween PrizeWow Embossing Powder - 2 winnersLovebug Creations - $10 GCKathy's Cozies - $20 Off shopping spreeVinyl Outlet - Pack of vinyl for 3 Winners!!Fleurette Bloom $10 GCTombow - Use Code: Fall20 to get a 20% discount valid 9/27 - 9/30Pumpkin Spice - $20 GCKraft Outlet - Mystery Pack full of Kraft Outlet items valued at $20 Use Code: BLOGHOP to save 10%

To win these prizes all you have to do is comment on the projects in the hop. We will pick winners from different FB pages. So the more you comment the more chances for you to win.  We would love for you to "like" our FB pages, but it's NOT a requirement. We want you to enjoy this hop and join us for our future hops.

For today I've created this fun little Halloween treat bag . I used the super cute Too Cute By Jessica Halloween Cuties 1 file for this cute little witch , the KaDoodle Bug Designs What A Fright file , for the cute and spooky tree and haunted house. I used the sentiment from the super cute Craftin' Desert Divas Ghostly Greetings Stamp Set , which can be purchased here.

Next up is the talented: KBD - you should get lost there is a complete line up on the CDD FB page. 

Friday, September 26, 2014

Whoo's Having A Birthday ?

Hi everyone !!! 
I am super happy to announce that I am now part of the 
Too Cute By Jessica 
Design Team !!!! 

I just love all of the files , 
and I am going to love sharing my projects with you !!!! 

I couldn't wait to get started on some projects !!! I created this cute little Owl gift box using the Autumn Owls File . I loved the colors in this patterned paper , so I used them as my color scheme. 

Recipe ~

Larger Image

Thank you so much for visiting my blog !!! 
I hope you have a wonderful weekend !!! 

Monday, September 22, 2014

Happy Fall everyone !!!

Happy Monday and happy beginning of Fall !!! 
I love this season , with all of the beautiful colors and cooler weather
 (the sooner the better ) 
here in California !!

Today we start a new challenge at
Our theme is 
Butterfly . 
Use any Cricut cut butterfly on your project ,
we would love to see what you create !!! 

It is also the second week of our linky party at
Our theme is 
Fall !!! 

I decorated this candle with a fall themed , and I used the sentiment from the
"Heartfelt Thanks " . 
It felt perfect for the Fall themed project. 

This party sponsors at 
Craftin' Desert Divas

CDD- One stamp set

KBD - $25 reg priced patterns

Miriam's Crafting Supplies -  $5 Credit (not on ATG or Shipping)

LSHD - $15 in files

We always look forward to seeing what you create . 
Please feel welcome to visit my fellow design team sisters 
for wonderful inspiration ! 
I hope you have a fantastic day ! 

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Craftin' Desert Divas September Stamp Release !!

Welcome to our seventh Craftin' Desert Diva's stamp release blog hop!! 
We're super excited to share with you in full 
the CDD September release stamps. 
There are six new stamps
 that are being released !!!
They are now available for purchase 
at the 

**All stamps with images have a FREE SVG (digital cut file)**
This makes it so easy, you just cut out the image and then stamp on it. 

The SVG cut file will be in the CDD Gallery for you to download 

or after purchase just send an email to 
to claim your SVG cut for the stamp set you purchased. 
There are also the images and sizes for the
SVGs in the CDD Shop.

So without further ado here are the latest stamp sets:
 Batty For You - you can purchase them here
 Ghostly Greetings - you can purchase them here
 Wonderfully Wicked - you can purchase them here
 Frightfully Cute - you can purchase them here
 Hey Pumpkin - you can purchase them here 
Beary Thankful - you can purchase them here

Here are the SVG cut files for each stamp...




We have a few specials starting today!!
Every purchase receives a FREE Too Cute by Jessica SVG pattern 
made especially for this release.
With a minimum 2 stamp purchase you will receive a FREE mini stamp.
 I will add it to your order.
Use code: SEPTEMBER to save 20% off your ENTIRE purchase.
The mini stamp & sale will end Sept 30,, 2014.

Here is the free pattern with any purchase: 

Here is the free mini stamp with any 2 stamp purchase:

Approx 3 x 2

Tara is giving away one stamp set each day 
Too Cute by Jessica is giving away $25 gift card to her store 
(regular priced items).

And now for my project....

Here are the projects together from the sneak peek and today's hop :) 

I used the super cute 
which you can purchase them here

Next up on the Line Up is 
 Jenny ~!

Winners will be picked from a different blog each day,
so the more you comment the more chances you have to win.

CDD Gallery - We'd love you to share your projects using the CDD stamps.

Thanks for hopping with us!

Thursday, September 18, 2014

SOUS Die Cut 5th Anniversary Blog Hop !!!

Welcome to Stuck on U Sketches
 5th Anniversary Blog Hop! 
To celebrate this month each team will be having a hop and today is the
 Die Cut Team Blog Hop!
Our blog hop runs 5 days starting today through 
Tuesday September 23 at
midnight EST.
then you are in the right place. If you’d like more info on the hop, head back to
SOUS here

To be eligible for our sponsored candy
we ask you complete the hop by visiting 
EACH blog, 
commenting and following EACH blog!
Once you have completed the hop you’ll be eligible to win this
prize from 
Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbon...

Cutting Files, Clip Art, & Digital Paper

Also if you JOIN in ANY of our challenges this month
you will then be eligible for one of our 2 Grand Prizes! 
The more challenges and projects you share, the more chance to win!
We’d like to warmly thank Fancy Pants Designs and
Zeus and Zoe for their kind and generous sponsorship!
True Friend Collection Kit

Remember to make sure you are also following SOUS!
Please finish at SOUS to let us know you have
completed the hop and followed the gals blogs.
Let us know if you are following on Facebook or Pinterest
for extra chances to win!
ALL winners (grand prizes and blog hop winners)
from this month will be announced
on Friday, October 10!!!

For my Geometric shapes project, 
I made these tea light holders .
I added a strip of glitter to each of them . I wanted them to be clean and simple , in order to see the wonderful shapes in the holders . 

Here is the line up in case you get lost :) 
Stuck on U Sketches

Mayra- ( You are here :))
return to SOUS to let us know you've completed the hop!

Your next stop on the hop will be...

Please make sure to visit my fellow design team sisters ,
and follow Each of the blogs . 
You are sure to be inspired !!! 

Thank you so much for stopping by !!! 
Hope you have a wonderful weekend !! 

Today starts the September stamp release at  
We have six new stamp sets in this release.
 We will be sharing with you sneak peeks from 2 different stamp sets a day. 
This release is Fall and Halloween inspired!

  These images and sentiments will also come with a matching
SVG cut file that is FREE to you .

There are a few specials during this release we want to share with you.
Every purchase receives a FREE Too Cute by Jessica SVG pattern made especially for this release.
Any minimum 2 Stamp purchase will receive a FREE mini stamp. Both stamp & pattern will be revealed during the hop.  Also there will be a sale 20% off your ENTIRE purchase using
code: September starting on Saturday.  The free mini stamp & sale will end Sept. 30, 2014.

Welcome to Day 2 of Craftin Desert Divas September stamp release! 
Each day we will be giving you a sneak peek at two of the six new stamp sets. Then, on  Saturday and Sunday, we will have a blog hop with prizes each day. There are some awesome creations being shared today during this stamp release. We also have some special guest designers who will be joining us. 

Today we are showcasing the
Ghostly Greetings
Wonderfully Wicked 
Stamp sets. 
 Made in the USA.
Stamps will be available to order on Saturday.

We hope you will stop by the  Craftin Desert Divas Shop 
 and the 
 Craftin Desert Divas Gallery Facebook group.
 We would love for you to join us and share your creations with us using Craftin Desert Diva's stamps. In this group we first show previews, have giveaways and much more!

Here is my sneak peek project ....

I used the adorable 
Ghostly Greetings
Stamp Set .
I fell in love with all of the stamp sets from this release , it was very hard to choose the one I would be using for my projects .
 They are all perfect for Fall and Halloween !!! 

Sneak Peek Giveaway!

All you have to do is leave a comment on each of our blogs! You are NOT required to comment on EVERY SINGLE blog, but the more you comment on, the better chance you have for winning!

Tara will announce today's winner tomorrow. The winner will be picked from a different blog every day, so be sure to visit and leave comments.

Thank you all so much for joining us today and I hope you will come back tomorrow for more sneak peeks.