Saturday, January 14, 2012

Bugaboo Birthday Blog Hoppin' Fun!

You should have arrived here from the Wonderfully Talented Totally Stampalicious blog of Becky

If not, make sure you start at the Bug Blog here.
So, to celebrate Bugaboo’s 2nd Birthday, not only are we doing this fun blog hop, but we’ve got a great Birthday Themed challenge for you today!
And for that - here's a little birthday card - 
Joy Fold - Unfolded a bit
Papers - K & Company Birthday Stack from my stash & Bazzill
Coloring - Copics BG13 BG15BV04 BV08 C7 C9 100 E74 E77 E79 R37 R39 RV13 RV14 Y 15 Y17YG23 YG25 YR16 YR18
Tools -Cuttlebug, Nesties & EK Success Punch
Technique - Joy Fold Card (LOVE THESE - Don't know WHY I don't make them more often!)
Extra STUFF - BLING, Doodling, Miscellaneous Sentiment Stamps, Dimensionals &Diamond Stickles
Play along with us this week and you have the chance to win a digi prize pack- 7 free images for 1st (using a Bugaboo Image), 4 free images 2nd and 2 for 3rd

To celebrate we will also be having daily challenges starting on Monday! Here's a list of the challenges  =)
Monday: Mini-Challenge: In 2’s – Include TWO of something on your project
Tuesday: Mini-Challenge: New Release & A Bow – Use the New Release and add a Bow
Wednesday: Mini-Challenge: Bugaboo Favorites!!  BLING & Primary Colors
Thursday: Mini-Challenge: Sketch Challenge –Use the attached Sketch
Friday: Mini-Challenge: Friday Freebie + 3 Printed Papers –Use the Friday Freebie and 3 Printed Papers
Wanna know what’s up for grabs for the hop and for the challenges? 

The Grand Prize Winner who completes the blog hop, plays along with the regular challenge (Saturday’s Challenge) and ALL the mini challenges will get 1 free set per month for all of 2012. 

Second Place Prize - One randomly selected entrant that has participated in all of the mini challenges will get to be a Bugaboo Guest Design for February, March & April PLUS receive the New Release Set for the week.

Be sure to check out the THE BUG BLOG for all the deets, because there’s LOTS MORE WINNIN’ to that's gonna take place this week!!!
SO DON'T FORGET TO COMMENT ON EACH POST ALONG YOUR BLOG HOP WAY - because each design team member is pickin’ ONE winner from the people who leave comments to WIN the image they used on their Birthday project!  
So, get HOPPIN’!  Your Next stop on the hop is a very inspiring and talented lady

Hugs & Happy Days!

This card has been entered into the following challenges - 

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  1. Oh my gosh Min, what a fun card. I love the combo of papers you used. Great job

  2. This is an awesome digistamp... It is so darn cute. Your card it phenomenal as well, everything about it is great!

  3. Cutie penguine - lovely card, Jx

  4. What a fabulous card. I love the deep rich colors, glitter and the way it opens...such a fun card that someone is going to receive!

  5. What a great card with a different fold! I love that penguin!

  6. I LOVE this Joy Fold Card!!!!! It's BEAUTIFUL!!!! Adorable image and fabulous designer papers too! I'm going to have to make one of these!!

  7. Fabulous card!! The penguin is one of my favorites!

  8. that card is so cute! love the papers toy used. and the dgig is adorable!

  9. Wow, Min! That's one awesomely adorable card! Perfect celebration card! I love it!

  10. Love this - wonderful papers and colors you chose. Fun!!! =)

  11. Awesome card Min! Love all of the festiveness from the cake to the papers! Thanks for all that you do to keep the DT moving! :) XOXO

  12. Oh, know how I have a soft spot for penguins, and this card is fabulous!! Love it!

  13. Min, this is one fabulous card!! Look at that mix of papers...fantastic! Such a cutie of an image too (I heart penguins!). HB Bugaboo.


  14. Love this Card Min it just rocks! thanks so much for all your hard work putting this together!

  15. I believe I have this one - I love penguins! Great job on this beauty of a card! LOVE IT!!
    Happy Birthday Bugaboo - I know I love you! ;)
    Birthday hugs,
    Karen C

  16. how FUN is this?! love, love it!!!

  17. Love your card Min what a great idea with the fold, must give this a try, love your colouring.
    Hugs Linda

  18. That fold is awesome. THe penguin is so cute. Great coloring.
    Christine Garner

  19. awesome card Min! love the fold and the colors! glitter too! well done!

  20. I love your fold. Cute, cute card!

  21. Oh my, how fabulous. I love the bright colours and the wonderful layout....way to rock it;) It's a pleasure to hop along with the Bug Crew...Take Care

  22. Happy Birthday to you bugaboo I'm so happy you are two.

  23. This is wonderful...what a happy creation...LOVE the bright colors!!!

  24. Min, just wanted to say thanks again for the warm welcome and letting me hang out with you all this month. Your card is super cute, I just might have to try one of these.
    Jenn Z

  25. Such a bright and blissful card. Puts you in the mood for a party.

  26. What a gorgeous happy card!! Just great!

  27. Wow what a great card, must look out for this fold.

  28. Min I just love this bright and fun card you created for the Birthday Blog Hop, your color choices just rock! Great super fun card!

  29. What a wonderful joy fold card! The penguins are so darn cute, I love them!

  30. Those penguins are just too darn cute. Love the joy fold card design.

  31. Happy Second Birthday Bugaboo! I love the colours you've used, Fabulous card!
    Hugs Julie P

  32. I love the way this opens and oh my the colors, awesome!

  33. So bright and fun! Love the card fold!

  34. Min, I love that fold. Such bright colours too, very cheery. Sorry I’m a bit late in hopping but it’s been a busy week. Best hop on now…
    Crafty Blogocks
    DT Member for Catch The Bug


Thank you so much for taking the time to visit my little sliver of Paradise.
I love reading your comments!!!
Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min