Monday, January 28, 2013

Mad Hatter's Tea Party Blog Hop

Welcome to The Mad Hatter's Tea Party. If you happen to fall in the rabbit's hole you have landed in the wacky wonderful world of Alice. The March Hare is scurring and hoping you won't be late in attending and wishing our hostess a Happy Birthday!!! She does love celebrating her birthday and what better way than to have a tea party with all of her favorite friends!!!!

Now, sit back with your cup of tea, relax and enjoy this wonderful line-up:
  1. Lynne ~
  2. Camille ~
  3. Jennifer ~
  4. Vicky ~
  5. Janet ~
  6. Jearise ~
  7. Jenny ~
  8. Pam ~
  9. Edwina ~   you are here
  10. Kimberly ~ 
  11. Anita ~

There are some wonderful sponsors today to help us celebrate:
  • Rick St. Dennis has some fabulous digi's and he is offering three of these to one lucky winner. You can fine him at and he asks that you become a follower. 

      Here's my project which I hope you will enjoy. I made a double page layout and card. Lynne said we could use a tea party image or Alice in Wonderland. I chose to use Tea party as my theme.
      Birthday card

                                                               Double Layout

                                                            Left layout close up.

                                               Close up of the saying on the right side layout.

                                                  Close up of the right side layout.

      Close up of the poem I wrote on left layout.

      The Penguin tea Party digi is by Digi Darla. you can find Digi darla here I made it 2 different sizes. Then colored them alike. I made a card of the smaller one and a layout with the larger one. The teapt, cup, and napkin digi is from Free Coloring pages. I made it in 2 sizes too. Celebrate banner is by free Vintage Digis. You can find it here

        All the sentiments and poem are wrote by me and typed on the computer and printed off.

      Copics used are B00, B01, B02, B04, B29, YR23, Y13, Y15, y17, Y21- teapot and cup, YR23, Y13, Y15, Y17, Y21- napkin ring, Celebrate banner- BG10, BG11, BG13, BG15, YG00, YG01, YG04, YG07, RV00, RV10, RV21, RV23, BV01, BV02, BV04, BV08, YR00, YR02, YR04, YR09, pengiun tea pary- C3, C5, C7, C10, YR02, YR04, YR09, YR27, B02- penguins, Y21, Y23, YR24- hat, BV00, BV04, BV08, RV13- flowers, BG13, BG15- hat band, BG10, BG11, BG13, BG15, BV00, BV02, BV04, BV08, Y21, Y23, YR24- cushions, RV10, RV13, RV21, RV23- table cloth, B000, B00, B)1, B02- teacups saucer, platter, E31, E33- bread, E37- tea, G07, YG06, YG01- grass.

      Silver Gelly Roll pen was used for the knife, Red Metallic Gelly Roll pen was used for the necklace.

      Papers are by Colorbok- prints for layouts, Georgia Pacific- white, Philadelphia group - cloud paper, Colormates- pink.

      The dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

      The ribbon/lace combo is from Miriam's Crafting supplies. You can find it here

      Thank you for stopping and enjoying a cup of tea and perhaps crumpets with me! Your next stop along the party hop is Kimberly or just follow the March Hare and don't be late for a very important date!


      Suze said...

      Beautiful card Edwina. Great idea to do a layout too.

      Jenny A said...

      Edwina, your l/o's are adorable!! Those penguins are just too cute!!! TFS!!

      Lynne said...

      These are beautiful my dear friend!!!! Wish we were closer as I'm sure we would have many tea parties with crafting and I would learn sew much as you are truly talented!!!
      I'm sew thrilled that you are part of my birthday celebration!!!!!! It is truly a pleasure hopping with you as always and thanks!!!!!
      Much love, hugs, and friendship

      Ellis said...

      Fantastic layout and a great card, I like the sayings and the poem you used! The penguin tea party is so cute! =)
      Hugs, Elenor

      Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

      Totally fabulous layout! Just love all the details!

      Kimberly Pate | KP Kre8tions said...

      Love that adorable digi - This is a perfect layout for a birthday tea party!


      Wunder's Creations said...

      Very beautiful layout. Your coloring is amazing!

      Marianne Barkman said...

      What a charming LO. i love the penguins. Thanks for sharing

      Camille Short said...

      I love the tea party! Wonderful images and layout!

      Janet said...

      Cute layout I love the penguine image you colored them beautifully. I love your poem too cute! So much Awesome talent!
      Big Blog Hugs, Janet

      DonnaMundinger said...

      AWWW, your little penguins are adorable! Fab layout. xxD