Friday, January 6, 2012

Love Bugs Banner Blog Hop

   Hello everyone! We are having a Love Bug Banner Hop to help cheer up some Special Kids in Pediatric Specialty Care hospital.I hope you will begin at the beginning and hop for both days. You will see some fabulous banners and might get some really good ideals too.
   We have 3 sponsors for the hop. Jellypark who will give 2 digis to a winner   Robyn's Fetish who will give 5 digis to a winner  K Andrews Designs who will give a stamp set to a winner   You can find them at the links I have included. They are all great companies.

              Here is the lineup for day one.
1. Ellen
2. Sandie
3. Lori
4. Scrapbookin Queen
5. Linda
6. Lisa Lam
7. Jenny
9. Haidee
10. Edwina   you are here
11. Jearise  Go here next
12. Janet
13. Denise
14. Jamie
15. Teresa
16. Dena
17. Martha
18. Erica

                   Day 2 lineup
1. Ellen
2. Tami
3. Jessica
4. Robin
5. Theresa
6. Nicolette
7. Vicki
8. Lisa T.
9. Jessica
10. Jessica
11. Jennifer
12. Nancie
13. Carol Carlson
14. Monica
15. Rachelle
16. Becki
17. Alina

                                              Here is my banner. It is decorated on both sides.
                                                 The whole banner. I love the bright colors.

                                                       Closeup of right side of banner.

                                                      Closeup of the left side of banner.

                                                                 Closeup of the middle.

                                                       This is the other side of the banner.

                                                     Closeup of the left side of banner.

                                                             The middle of  this side.

                                                      Closeup of right side of banner.

   All my bees came from different Cricut cartridges.  I  used Cricut cartridges Birthday Bash-4" row 3 button 6, Create A Critter-  3.50" row 5 button 5,  Cricut Sampler- 3.40" row1 button 4, Give A Hoot- 4" row1 button10, Just Because Cards- 5" row 4 button 3, Live Simply- 4" row4 button 4, Paisley- 4" row 1 button2, Disney Pooh and Friends- 3" row1 button 2 (icon setting), Sentimentals- 2.53" row3 button 2, Lyrical Letters- 4"x 3.84" row4 button 9-heart 9 (loop dee loop), Paisley-2.87" row2 button5 (heart- button setting shift), and circle-3" row1 button 2 ( button setting shift),  Doodletype- BEE MINE  Font- 2.53" row3 button 7, Birthday Bash- banner - row 4 button 10 sizes I changed to a size I need on the gypsy-(4.64"width  x 5.38" long for bottom layer, top layer is 4.01"width  x 5.15"long).
   Papers are by Recollections. Googly eyes from Michaels and JoAnn Shop. Stardust clear Gelly Roll Pen for tulip flowers. Heart bling by Jolee's. Atg runner, zig 2 way glue pen and Ad Tech runner are the adhesives used.

              I have blog candy. a stamp set by Clear Dollar Stamps called Heart Flutters.
   To be eligible to win the stamp set you need to be a follower of my blog and leave me your e-mail. USA and Canada only please. Thank You!
   Your next stop on the hop is Jearise
I hope you enjoyed your visit. Come again real soon. You are always welcome. Edwina


Ellen S. Jarvis said...

Edwina!! I LOVE this banner ... I've already received it and I must say, it is SO VERY CHEERFUL, it will definitely brighten up any child's room. Thank you again for taking the time to share your love and talent with these special needs kids.

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey

Lori Comeau said...

WOW, fantastic job. Very bright and cheery and you did both sides. Awesome! I'm your newest follower. I'll stop back and check out more of your creations.

Shawnee said...

Very cute banner. I love the bees you used. I know the kids will love it!!

Angel-23 said...

Oh this is wonderful love the bright colours and the images are so cute.
Hugs Rachael xx

Doris P. said...

bright happy and so darn cute - will make ALL who come into this room -HAPPY and a BIG smile!! love the colors :)

Dena said...

WOW! You put a lot of work into this! Awesome! I am sure the kids will love it!

Dena Jones

Deirdre said...

Oh wow, that is one stunning banner. Love the flowing edges to each individual flag. Stunning. Thanks for sharing.

JaniceA said...

The bee are adorable and pink is my favorite color to use scrapping so I love the colors used, the banner shape is different I like it. modjjjash at

Cathie w said...

great hop with the hearts of wonderful crafters to boot...


jessica said...

I LOVE your banner!! the bright colors are great and all your cuts are perfect!!

Jessica said...

What a GREAT idea to make the banner double sided. That will be a wonderful way to "change it up" if the child desires. I love all the bright colors and the faces on the bugs are too cute!!!
Jessica S
Jessica's Craft Shaque

susan said...

This is FABULOUS and ADORABLE, too! I LOVE this banner and Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps And More is proud to sponsor this very worthy event!
Thank you for allowing us to be part of this!

Hi...I'm Cindy said...

adore your banner, double sided is an awesome idea, they could hang it in the hallway if they like so it can "bee" seen from both directions, love all the different bee cuts you used and your pun on Bee Mine.....the bright colours are awesome as well :) Hugs from your newest follower #68 Cindy :) ty for being part of such an awesome hop and for a chance at winning this fab stamp set :)

"Tee" said...

Wow! You put so much into this banner. I love the bees and how they are all so different. What a great gift to the kids - the colors are perfect to put a smile on their faces.

Jeana said...

Wow, your banner is so bright and so much fun! It really makes you smile!

Beckie said...

LOVE!!! Love your banner. I super like the neon pink highlight you've given it. Those cuts are all too cute. I just love how you off-set the letters to the hearts.

Be Blessed, Beckie

Linda said...

Lovely bright cheerful banner! Love the pink and the critters are adorable. Loved doing this hop with you.

Linda xxx

Debbie said...

you are right about the bright colors love this and all the critters terrific thanks
upnurse at aol dot co m

Gaylynn said...

Super cute two sided design. :)

Nancie said...

How stinkin cute is your banner, I love that you thought of doing both sides.


truckmaniii said...

So bright and cheerful. Very creative.

Lori Apgar said...

Your banner is darling!!! I love that it is double sided!!!

Glad to be in this hop with you!!!

Vicki said...

Cute, cute, cute. I love that all the bees are different. Great banner.

vwilson577 at

Janet said...

Sweet Banner love all the critters you used I especially love that it is double sided never occured to me to do that. Nice hopping with you today
Big Blog Hugs! Janet

lauralee53 said...

Your banner is so cheerful. The kids are gonna love it.

Jennifer said...

Such a bright & cheerful banner... I really like the sentiment on the other side....
craftycardgallery at gmail dot com

Business Plan Writers said...

Your banner is really outstanding, it's so creative and awesome. you put a lot effort into this banner. Business Plan Writers really love this type of banner