Friday, August 9, 2013

Welcome to the Back to School Blog Hop with Connie Can Crop and friends

Today we invite you to come check out this great group of crafters who will be showcasing cards, layouts, or projects all about school days. 

Connie Can Crop (link is the first stop on this fun Blog Hop.

This is a one day blog hop and we appreciate your leaving a comment to encourage all my fabulous crafty friends to continue sharing their ideas and creations.  

We have an awesome sponsor and giveaway for this hop!

Kimberly has donated this super cute Birthday Wishes Stamp Set

My Craft Spot has over 50 stamp and metal die sets.  Shipping is free in the U.S.  They also have an awesome Gallery Blog that is full of fun projects.Please feel free to show our sponsor some love by visiting the links below!

So what do you need to do to win? Easy... become  a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of us a  comment letting us know what you like best about our projects.  

Then come back to Connie Can Crop and post that you followed the rules.

You will have until 9:00 pm Sunday to finish the  hop and leave your comments. 

Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment  along the way!

 Are you ready to head back to school? Let's go!

I made a "Welcome Back to School" gift for my sons teacher using a terra cotta pot, pencils and some cute cutting files that I cut on my Pazzles Inspiration.

 Up next is LUCY

Here's our lineup in case you get lost:


  1. Awesome project! Those cuts are cute!!!
    Thanks for joining me in this hop!
    Scrappy hugs, Connie

  2. Such a FAB idea!! I like the cut outs used.


  3. These cuts are just adorable!!! Love the idea of the pencils in the pot!


  4. Love your project!!!! Glad to be in this hop with you. Would love for you to link up this project with the Back to School Linky party going on over at

    Cut One Designs by Robin

  5. Your project is so sweet! His teacher will really like it :)
    Beth's Beauties

  6. It makes me sad that the elementary years are over and once in middle school you don't have the same one on one with the teacher(s) but I just love this. Its stinkin adorable and cute and functional and just makes that first day so much more rewarding. Love it.

  7. What a cute idea!! Thanks for sharing! Greetings from Swakopmund Namibia AFRICA :-)

  8. Love the idea of the school supplies as a boutique. What a perfect gift for a teacher. Thanks for sharing. Terri

  9. You did a GREAT job! Never thought to put them on top of pencils!

  10. Oh, How Cute! She's going to Love It! Thanks for Sharing! I'm a new follower. :0)

  11. love your project, how cute!!! New follower
    ~ Eva

  12. What a cute gift for the teacher!!! Love the smiley apple!

    Glad to be in this hop with you!!

  13. Very cute bouquet for teacher's desk!


  14. Very cute teacher's gift. I like how you decorated the pencils.
    I am a follower.
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

  15. Adorable pencil toppers. Thanks so much for sharing.

  16. Love your pencil pot! Toppers are so cute!

  17. This is AMAZING! ANY teacher would love this!!!!

  18. Great idea and the images are sooooo cute - TFS!

  19. Very cute!!! Love your pencil toppers!