Saturday, October 9, 2010


Welcome to my blog! If you're here for the Haunted Halloween Blog Hop you're in the right place! But if you just found us hop on over to the Cricut Confessions (be sure to link - TheScrapbookGirl) to get started.

You should have arrived at my blog from ( -ScrappidyAshy) and you are going to ( - Cricutloft).

I am a very special give away of a collection of 12 different sheets of Dream Street Papers, 1 roll of Ribbon, and some misc. other scrappy items (ie: stickers, eyelets). Also, I am currently on vacation in Mexico and will be doing some fun shopping, so I will also be adding something (will try to be scrappy related) special to my give away.

I will do the drawing when I come back from vacation on Sunday, October 17th and will post the winner no later than Monday the 18th of October. So all comments from today through Saturday, October 16th will be included in the drawing. This will give you plenty of time to tell you friends.

To be included in the drawing:
  • Leave a comment - (must have posted no later than Saturday, Oct. 16th)
  • Become a follower
For an extra chances at winning (1 for each):
  • Post on your blog about this blog hop. - (must have a post date of Saturday, Oct. 9th)
  • Post on your Face Book page about this blog hop. - (must have a post date of Saturday, Oct. 9th)
  • Refer a friend and have them mention you name. - (can post comment up to Saturday, Oct. 16th)
OK!!!! Drum roll please:

My project is a scrapbook 2 page layout called BOO!. I designed it on the Design Studio software at a Breast Cancer Swarm I was at on Oct. 2nd.

Design Studio Cartridges used:
  • Happy Hauntings
  • Mini Monsters
  • October 31st
Cut sizes: Width x Height
  • Witch - 5.231 x 3.004
  • Moon - 4.975 x 5.000
  • Bats (straight wings) - 2.019 x .657
  • Bats (bent wings) - 1.418 x 1.000
  • Ghosts - .977 x 1.037
  • Grave Stone 1 - 2.138 x 3.000
  • Grave Stone with Bird - 2.032 x 3.000
  • Grave Stone 3 - 2.314 x 3.000
  • Fence - 4.228 x 2.500 (by 3 welded together)
  • Spider Webs - 3.226 x 3.952
  • Photo Mat Black- 4.500 x 6.500
  • Photo Mat Grey - 4.000 x 6.000
  • Pumpkins Fat - 1.168 x 1.001
  • Pumpkins Thin - .946 x 1.030
  • Tree - 11.371 x 11.422
  • Cat - 2.400 x 2.078
  • Green Grass Background - 2.250 x 12.000
Papers used:
  • Background - Around the Block - 00273-Hissy
  • Card stock -  Purple & Olive Green - Close to My Heart (Cricut Cuts)
  • Card stock - Orange, Lime Green, & Grey - DCWV - Midnight Spell (textured)
  • Card stock - Yellow & Brown - DCWV - Autumn Splendor (textured)
  • Photo Mat Layer 1 - Black Mulberry Paper - DCWV
  • Photo Mat Layer 2 - Grey Card stock - Close to My Heart
  • BOO! - ColorBok - Layered Accents (at Target for .99 cents)
Misc. items used:
  • ATG Gun - 1/4" tape roll
  • Zip Dry Adhesive
  • Zig Memory System - 2 Way Glue - Fine Tip
  • Sakura - Quickie Glue - Pinpoint roller
  • Scotch - Foam Tape
  • Black - Gelly Roll Pen - Medium Point
  • White - Uni-ball- Signo Pen
  • Tsukineko - Versa Magic - Chalk Ink - Black & White
  • We R Memory Keepers - Crop-A-Dile Corner Chomper
  • Fiskars -  12" paper trimmer
  • Tim Holtz - Tonic Sissors
  • Making Memmories - Piercing Tool
Note: make sure you don't glue the Spider Webs down all the way on the the photo mats until you have placed you photos.

All cuts were inked in black then some with white on top of that as an accent. Also, used pens to darken the cut lines to make the detail of the cuts pop out. All Bats, Ghosts, Cat, Witch, Grave Stone 1 and 3, and front row of Pumpkins are raised with foam tape to give dimension

All right all you hoppers here is the list of all the blogs. You should have already viewed everyone who is above my name. If you have you are over half way done. Your next stop will be: - Cricutloft.

Thank you for hopping by and hope you enjoyed my creation. Have a wonderful day. - TheScrapbookGirl - Josy - JenniferHawkins2 - Esthrmend - Nonnasscraps - lechristina3 - craftyscentiments -gonescrappin -seaswan - SuzySunshine - Bits-N-peices - AmyS - poohbearbaby - Mandy -ScrappidyAshy -WamFamily --- YOU ARE HERE!!!! - Cricutloft --- Your next stop. - angiegypsy - Scrappinformyfamily! - Kreimers - DarcyBeeler



  1. Love your page - that tree is perfect for the backdrop! Thanks for the chance to win.

  2. BOO Happy Halloween
    Rebecca Minor
    Thanks for the Haunted Halloween Hop

  3. Thanks for sharing and I love your LO. It is the cutest!! Thanks for being part of the hop and hope to see you when you get back from mexico!!!

  4. What a spooky cool layout for your Halloween photos! I just love all the detail you used in your layout - there's just so much to look at! Great job!

    You have some really neat things on your blog - I'm going to become a follower so I'll remember to come back to visit so I can see your next creation! :)

  5. Whoa - wowo!!! where is the spiderweb from! I love the tree too - I have a thing for knarly old trees!


  6. Amazingly detailed! Beautiful! Thanks for all the details too. So nice of you to put in the effort!

  7. Thanks for the inspiration. Love the cobwebs over the photos. First time on a blog hop and loving it.

  8. Super cool layout! I hope you are enjoying your vacation!

  9. Thanks for the inspiration. first time on a blog hop and loving it. mja

  10. Thanks for the inspiration. first time on a blog hop and loving it. mja

  11. Great layout! Love those spiderwebs.

    spunkycrayon at yahoo dot com

  12. This is an awesome page, really really like it!

  13. Great layout! Love all the detail.

  14. Love the page so creepy and grungey!

  15. Great layout. Enjoy your vacation.

  16. awesome layout.. love it! thanks for sharing!

  17. Great page!! Hope you are enjoying your vacation...have a safe trip!

  18. Your layout is awesome love that paper..great job!

  19. What a great layout. I love it!

  20. Great LO!

    I just became a follower of your blog and I see from your profile picture that you are a Disney fan as well!

    Stop by my blog if you get a minute!


  21. I posted about this blog hop on my blog!


  22. LOVE your LO!! Thank you so much for sharing. Enjoy your trip in Mexico!! clinorose at earthlink dot net.

  23. I really like your layout. Thank you for sharing it.

  24. WOW - VERY COOL LAYOUT! Don't you just love the zip dry glue? TFS

  25. Amazing LO!! The cob webs are my favorite part! It is so spooky! Have fun!

    jvilla95ar at gmail dot com

  26. This was an awesome idea!

    Looking for new followers at my blog if you are interested....:-))

  27. Kathryn, what a great layout! Thanks so much for sharing. I'm doing a Veteran's Day hop...let me know if you want to join. Hug! Karelj ksjennings(at)gmail(dot)com

  28. Cute scrap pages, have a good time on vacation in mexico!

  29. OMG Love that tree! Great LO TFS
    shewhodreamz at gmail dot com

  30. WOW! I love your LO! How lucky, vacation in Mexico! TFS
    desaucier at bellsouth dot net

  31. Spooktacular layout! Very creative!


  32. oooh! I love that big spooky tree!! cute LO!

  33. Your scrapbook pages are gorgeous.


  34. Love your project. Hope you post pics of your trip,

  35. Great layout! I love all the cricut cuts you used!
    qtme2003 at yahoo dot ca

  36. WOW love your LO. I need to add that October 31 cart to my wish list!
    Thanks for sharing
    NYGIRL1994 at yahoo dot com

  37. I love that you made the instructions so detailed. I like this design very much and can picture all kinds of pictures being used for it. Great job.

  38. I became a follower today! Your layout is awesome!!!

  39. i love your page and your project tfs

    tishatmp at aol dot com

  40. super cute stuff! I left a comment on facebook too!
    Danielle Hall Mahaffie

  41. Hi Kathyrn. Hope you're enjoying your vacation. You're layout is totally awesome. I know I sound so 80's, just didn't have a better way to say how much I like it.

    Thanks for letting me enter you giveaway. I'm a new follower.

    Hugs...Tracy :)

  42. Great layout thanks I'm a new follower--

  43. Love your layout...the background paper is perfect. misha_113 at yahoo dot com

  44. I'm a new follower. Sorry I couldn't post about this blog hop on the 9th because I just found out about it today, the 10th. I love your LO. You chose the perfect paper. It really looks elegantly eerie. Love the web corners on the pic spots.

  45. Love your layout. Thanks for sharing.

    mjbaker at earthlink dot net

  46. Love your two page layout, very nice work. Mexico! Lucky Girl! Have a great vacation.
    If you get a chance pop into my blog you might like what you see and just start to follow me to LOL!

  47. I love your scrapbook pages. I'm more of a scrapbooker than card maker, so I really appreciate the work and detail in your pages.

  48. I am a very new follower of your blog! I hope you had a great time on your vacation! Your project is perfect. I love the distressed look of the paper. I need to make something with that tree... it is too cool. Thanks for being a part of this hop!
    pjritsema at comcast dot net

  49. Wowzers!! Your layout is AMAZING!! I will be scraplifting this one for sure. Absolutely SPOOKTACULAR!!! Thanks for the inspiration. Hope you are having a wonderful vacation!! Lovin' the blog hop!!!

  50. I really like the layout you did. I especially love your choice of papers. Very spooky.

  51. Great layout! Love all of the detail!

  52. That is the perfect Halloween layout!

  53. Have fun on your trip! Love the Layout!!!

  54. Neat layout. Thanks for a chance to win. Have a great vacation!

  55. Love your Halloween layout.

    Katsews at gmail dot com

  56. great layout! I love the spider webs on the photo mat corners - very clever!

    Thanks for sharing,

    Barb S

  57. what a great layout, thanks for sharing your talents.

    Hope your having great time in Mexico, be safe and God Bless.