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Monday Mojo~Cutting Cafe' Giveaway

Happy Monday,
Boy did I need a weekend to just relax. It was so nice just being home with no where to go and nothing planned and hanging with my two favorite guys.

Today's project is from "The Cutting Cafe". Regina has lots of new school digital stamps and I just had to get Ethan's cards ready for the first day of school. School doesn't start here until Aug 31st, and boy are we ready to go back.

GIVEAWAY ALERT: Today's giveaway is from "The Cutting Cafe". Leave a comment on this post with a way to contact you and you will be entered to win the digital file I used in today's project....Winner will be announced on Friday Aug, 13th.....



and here is a picture....






Supplies:
Martha Stewart ABC123 Punch
Lenin Thread
Dark Chocolate Paper Trey Ink Cardstock
Wild Saffron K&Co. Paper pad
Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Walnut Stain)





161 comments

  1. Love this Christina, your ideas are always so inspiring.

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  2. So cute.....the colors are great!!! Hugs, T

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  3. Love the card. I have never used digital files before and liked how easy you made it look. Thanks for sharing with us.

    Kim
    k1i2m3@cox.net

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  4. Your blog is like my morning coffee. Love it!
    pearls623@hotmail.com

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  5. you have me addicted to these printable stamps i just recently purchased the tea holder and i love it thanks for always sharing your creations hugs ~Victoria
    ps please enter me in the giveaway

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  6. Sooooo cute!! All of your creations are so gorgeous. Thanks for the inspiration!
    --Susan

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  7. Christina, LOVE LOVE LOVE the card! Wild Saffron is one of my all time paper packs, and the punch sets this card off ! Thanks for the chance to win !

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  8. this is so cute I love all of your work
    thanks for all of the great things you show us

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  9. Cute card! My girls start school today~ YEA!

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  10. oh I LOVE THIS.. I have never printed out digital files b4. I have to try this!

    meredithscraps@bigpond.com

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  11. i love to winnnnnnnn
    thanks for the chance
    maria
    cute.stampin@gmail.com

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  12. I really need to get started on my back to school cards too. I also like to make cards for the new teachers!

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  13. Such a cute little card and I love the digi stamps from the Cutting Cafe, what a nice set of cards they would make for a teacher.

    momof30728 at hotmail dot com

    Chai Dackermann

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  14. Love it Christina! Your cards are always so simple but so beautiful! Thank you for sharing your creativity!
    Yours TruLee
    Ann Marie

    annmarielee at gmail dot com

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  15. Love this! it looks great!

    Kasey
    lilsissyboo@gmail.com

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  16. Cool! Love those images! I work at a school and we start back on Wednesday this week!

    Thanks for a chance to win!
    You can contact me on my blog.
    http://craft-princess.blogspot.com

    -Stacie

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  17. Love the card. I have never used digital files before,looks like fun.

    tlp-56 at hotmail dot com

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  18. The "Back to School" card is adorable. I really love the whole layout. The Martha Stewart punch is so cute.

    teach4u39 at yahoo dot com

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  19. I love this card! We're with you, we start back to school on Sept. 1.
    the.k.krew(at)gmail(dot)com

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  20. Oh, I just love that card. Would love to win that digi stamp set. Thanks so much.
    Lori

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  21. Cute card. I love the colors you used!

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  22. I would love to win this set for back to school projects. This is such a darling card!!!

    Thanks so much!

    kastenc at sbcglobal dot net

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  23. Fantastic Card! :) That will def put a smile on a kids face heading back to school! JenBrierley2@gmail.com

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  24. What a cute card! I love the digi stamp set you used!!

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  25. Thanks for showing how to use the digital file! I am heading over to the Cutting Cafe to check out their site!
    CindyB

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  26. Super cute card. I love the colors! Keep up the good work!

    pmcc 6051 at yahoo dot com

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  27. I am sending my grand-daughter a bling necklace for the beginning of school and need to make a card to go with it! Great idea, thanks

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  28. What a cute card! Thank you for demonstrating how to use digital stamps in "real world" projects. TFS :D

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  29. That is such a cute card. I love the apple. Digi Stamps are great.

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  30. What a cute card! Thanks for sharing.
    hkacree@cableone.net

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  31. Christina....this card is so fabulous. Not the basic colors used for back to school and I LOVE IT. Thanks for sharing and a chance to win :)

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  32. Love this set....ADORABLE! Love the card...great paper!

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  33. what a great giveaway, would love to try digital stamps..

    spolack@cox.net

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  34. I loved the punch you used!!

    Sari
    email: kissat@hukassa.com

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  35. Great card thanks for sharing

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  36. Very cute Christina, Im a bus Driver and my school systems starts back on Wednesday. Thank goodness my bus has AC cause its going to be HOT HOT HOT.

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  37. So cute, love the card and the file is great. I would love to use this to make a card for my 4 year old god daughter who starts 'proper' school in September.
    Kim xXx

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  38. This card is wonderful! Love it!

    Andrea
    andreareynolds21@gmail.com

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  39. Very cute back to school days. Love it and want to make it for my grandson.
    Thank you for a chance to win the contest.
    Linda in Stanwood
    lrheck@gmail.com

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  40. Love the card. Thanks for sharing. I am excited to try the stamps from the cutting cafe. Will be visiting the site today.

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  41. Oh this is great. I want to make cards for all my friends still teaching. This will be my first September not teaching in 30 years. I will miss everyone but I am looking forward to a stress free September.

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  42. Thank you so much Christina! I love coming to your blog. These stamps would be perfect to send cards to my "Sunshine". She starts 1st grade late this month. cmballard@aol.com

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  43. Great card. I also made a back to school card for my cousin who is returning to teaching Grade 2s.

    Barb from Toronto, Canada

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  44. You DO make it look EASY, Christina!

    Adorable card! And, another SUPER video tutorial!

    Thanks much ~

    Deb


    peaches-pk@suddenlink.net

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  45. Love the card. Were in PA too, so school starts at the same time. But my guy is going to be a HS freshman and my dtr a college freshman, yikes ! I need this file, lol, plus Friday the 13th is my lucky day !!
    lisaluvs2scrap at yahoo dot com

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  46. So Cute. Thanks for the video. Thanks for a chance to win.

    Marjorie from TX

    marjorie _ Brundage at sbcglobal dot net

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  47. What a CUTE set!! GREAT job w/your sweet card Christina!
    My kids go back next week & so do I! This Lunch lady will be back on duty!! lol....
    Gypsy Hugs,
    Emma;)

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  48. So darn cute. I need to get started on a first day of school card.

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  49. Love the card... stamp set would a great thing to have ans use for my classroom...Cutting Cafe always has such cute digi stamps.
    .gail
    g_fessler@msn.com

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  50. Love the card. I look forward to using digital images. Thanks.

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  51. Great card! You are such an inspiration! Love your site!
    Alice
    allicat303@sbcglobal.net

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  52. Love the card. I need to make some back to school cards as well. I better get started. We start back Sept 2. TFS

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  53. Love the card, I have got to try it!!!!

    Angie
    quennb@sbcglobal.net

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  54. Great card!! Never used digi stamp but would love to win. cathytkalc@yahoo.com

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  55. Cute card...great use of that awesome file!

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  56. I love this card. What a nice way to celebrate the first day back to school. Thanks for sharing and for the opportunity to win.
    Veronica
    vballen@comcast.net

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  57. Great card! I don't have any digi sets, winning this would be a great way to try it out. Thanks for the opportunity!
    kristie at lashotphotography dot com

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  58. Cute card. It has a rustic feel to it. I like that alot. School doesn't start here till 9/7/10. We still need to school shop for clothes but other then that they are ready.

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  59. This is a great card we have already started school but i would loved to win it, I could use it for my scrapbooking.
    tcrutcher@bachsteinmd.com

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  60. Very nice card! I'm a teacher, and I love those stamps. Anna
    tinemorp at hotmail dot com

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  61. Love this card -- you are soooo inspiring!

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  62. LOVE it. That would be a great gift for the teacher to help Jazz up her class room thank you for sharing. I loved the colors you used for the card. My son is just finshing up his sumer school program & will be starting 1st grade in 3 wks well bye for now Eileen

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  63. As usual, you come up with just what I needed. Perfect for my grandson's first day of school. Love your ideas.

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  64. I love your BTS card. The colors are very nice and I love the apple!

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  65. Thank you for showing how to use the Cutting Cafe digi stamps. I've been wanting to buy some but wasn't sure how to use them. Love your card.
    Mary Ann
    mahuntington at wavecable dot com

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  66. Love the card, Christina.....Thanks for a chance to win.......hope I do !!!!

    ScrappinTimeGal
    AnnCarolW@aol.com

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  67. Cute card Christina. I hate to think about school starting again, but know that it is just around the corner. Time to get going.

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  68. Thanks Christina for the chance to win. mississchic @ yahoo dotcom

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  69. This is so cute. Haven't had kids in school for years but can sure remember the excitement of those days! =)
    Judie
    judieshe@gmail.com

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  70. Just watched your Youtube video. What a great card. I have this paper so might have to try this one. TFS! Sherri

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  71. So cute, as usual! Thanks for all you do and share with us! Sheri JLekan at gmail dot com

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  72. What a great card! I love this digital stamp set. It would be wonderful to be the winner of this wonderful set of stamps. I really enjoyed the video!

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  73. What a great idea. My daughter likes Hello Kitty so for the first day of school I plan to make her and her friend a card. Her friend likes Hello Kitty as well. Caint wait for her to get it.

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  74. I like....Your cards are great. I wouldn't mind winning. Enjoy watching your videos. Thanks I recommended your web site to a friend. Barb bobbylu 62 @ ligtel.com

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  75. I love, and this will be awasome to winn, my two kids are starting school for the first time and this will just perfect
    Thanks for the great idea
    derev77@hotmail.com

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  76. Love your stuff Christina I visit everyday!!! I haven't done much with digitals but sure would like to give them a try! thanks so much for sharing all your ideas! Peggy
    peggy@bubbesbiz.com

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  77. That is so cute... You have so many adorable ideas.. Thanks for sharing.

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  78. Cute Card. Love the stamp set.

    Renea
    nurses1977@yahoo.com

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  79. Wonderful card!! I have never used any digi stamps, etc. Would love to try them out. I love that school
    punch. :)
    anmeron at alabamabroadband dot net

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  80. Love the Card Christina! I've never used any digital stamps before..would be interesting to try! I do gotta question for ya though.... Why would you make a back to school card? I've never done that and wondered who do you give it to? the teacher? your child? Just wondering cause I've never done that and would like to try it but don't know who I'm making it for... thanks for any answers to that! Have a great day!

    Theresa
    kingcobras_69atfrontiernetdotnet

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  81. This card is so cute. I would love to try the digital stamps.
    Thanks for sharing.

    wiglo@sbcglobal.net

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  82. Great card! I was working on some back-to-school scrapbook pages. Do you scrapbook? Would you do one with this cutting cafe set? I would like to see what you dream up for it.

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  83. WOW, i LOVE the card you made, adn the Digi set is jsut amazing...

    Melia
    wifey7799@gmail.com

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  84. This is really cute and would really come handy on a couple of scrapbook pages !! Carol M in TX/carolswingster77@aol.com

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  85. Hi Christina. I LOVE your card!! You always come up with the cutest cards and projects. :) Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful creations with us. Take care, Jenny :)

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  86. Digital Stamps are a new idea for me. Thanks for demonstrating how easy they can be! Really cute card. Perfect for this time of year.
    Penny :)
    redheadworking at earthlink dot net

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  87. Cute card! Love the Cutting Cafe'!

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  88. I really like this card. Thank you for doing something a little different than the normal primary colors for school. papermemories4u(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  89. Once again Christina you outdid yourself! This card is so cute! I really love all the distressing!

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  90. I am shocked that school is starting so early in some places. Growing up, we never started before Labor Day. I can see why families all have to take vacation in 2 months of the year when the children are out of school.
    mdot kdot schmidt athotmail dotcom

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  91. I've been thinking about trying the digital stamps you are using. Hope I win your giveaway! Our schools start 8/30 -- but I work in the school office year round, so it NEVER ENDED for me!

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  92. Great card! I love the use of the string in the background.

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  93. Have never tried the digital stamps, but think I might have to try them. Maybe I will win-LOL. Thanks for sharing.--Ryansmaama
    gkburrow@cmaaccess.com

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  94. love the card, the person getting it will be so overjoyed.
    penguintea@yahoo.com

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  95. Christina thank you so much for another opportunity to win something nice. Beautiful card. Love the apple.

    dendearmas@aol.com

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  96. Hi Christina,

    I am really enjoying your Cutting Cafe videos. Very nice "school" themed card. Thank you for doing another giveaway!! =) I hope you have a fantastic week.

    From,
    Samantha
    athnam@hotmail.com

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  97. Once again you have come up with wonderful ideas. Hope I win, even though I have not worked with digital stamps.

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  98. Wow, Christina, what a great card.

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  99. Cute card! Great idea - thanks!

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  100. Wow what a card!! So simple to make. This giveaway is awesome!! Thank you!



    Connie
    Snowgirl974@aol.com

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  101. Great card. My little grandson
    starts kindergarten this year and
    that is a great idea. And I love
    Cutting Cafe, Regina is so helpful
    and gets right back with you if you
    have any questions.
    Thanks for your wonderful ideas
    nannamohr@hotmail.com

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  102. very cute card, I have never used digi stamps or system I often see things where they talk about it but it's new to me. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  103. Great card, now I am inspired to make a couple cards for my grandchildren. I guess I better get busy. I would love to win the digital file.

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  104. So cute! Another great card as always. :)SESIL

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  105. Great card! I've never used a digital stamp, But you make it look sooo easy :-) TFS

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  106. What a great idea to bring a smile to your child on his/her first day of school! I love how you made the card. Thanks for sharing.

    ms_katherine@hotmail.com

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  107. So cute..... I love this digital stamp set.

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  108. Cute -cute - cute! Great way to start back to school!

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  109. Super cute card!!! TFS!! Loving the digi stamp set! Thanks for the chance to win!

    kmc71996@aim.com

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  110. This set is so awesome I can't wait to get my hands on one.
    deejcarter2003@yahoo.com

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  111. I would love to win that! I will be making things for my grandchildrens' back to school days! Thanks for the chance!

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  112. Love your ideas Christina. You are a very talented lady!

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  113. This is a great card - you are so talented! and thanks for the chance to win the Cuttin' Cafe digital file - I would love to try one of Regina's files!

    jackie

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  114. Love this idea - back to school is always so exciting!

    Jenny Kozar

    jlkozar AT comcast DOT net

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  115. What an adorable card! I have never used digital files before. All your cards are so inspiring. Also thanks for the storage tips and sites.

    ~Tammy H.~

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  116. I love that card!!!
    Thanks for the chance to win!

    Ashleygilbert32@gmail.com

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  117. Cute card. I am just starting to use digital stamps and I am loving the coloring!
    Carrie
    carriedan1 at live dot com

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  118. Thanks for showing me something I hadnt seen until now, the Cutting Cafe. Now I have another way of scrapping.

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  119. So nice when you have giveaways. THANKS so much!

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  120. thank you so much for the chance...love the card

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  121. Such an lovely card!! Thanks for a chance to win!!

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  122. Great time of the year for this design. I would give one to a teacher too as the first day can be crazy!

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  123. Great card and thanks for the chance to win!!!

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  124. Hi Christina! Don't put me in for the drawing...I'm just stopping by to say what a fabulous card for the give away!

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  125. A great card, just the most perfect way to get your son ready to hit the books for an exciting year. Love the papers you used. Thanks for shareing.

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  126. this is so dang cute! Thanks for the great idea! First time to your blog and I am having fun touring!

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  127. The card is lovely, and the video is awesome! I love the use the double dimensionals. Thanks for sharing your creative talents.

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  128. Super cute! Love all that thread wrapped around the card. Thanks!

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  129. What a GREAT back to school card ! I love the twine you used, and you just can't go wrong with polka dots !!! Hugs - Lori

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  130. Love your card design. Really cute.


    tfs
    bobbi

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  131. Great card. I'm really liking the MS Punch.

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  132. Ah, I hope I win! I've haven't tried the Cutting Cafe yet! cely_rohr@hotmail.com

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  133. That card is very cute. Can't believe it's time for school to begin again.

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  134. Love your blog and all your great ideas. Thanks for a chance to win!
    hidalgo67@sbcglobal.net

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  135. Great digi stamp set Christina and I loved what you did with it for your card. Thanks for an opportunity to win. My email is thegypsycart@gmail.com
    Hugs
    Michelle

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  136. You have such good ideas! Love what you did with this! Elle Kasban

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  137. I scraplifted your idea for my grandson, too! I used the frog from paisley and said, "Have a hoppy school year!" Wish I could email you a pix of it, is that possilbe or would you just be covered in emails? Bet you would! June

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  138. What a nice card for your son. I've never used digital files, but after watching your video I might be brave enough to try. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  139. great card for the start of school
    Thank you in advance for the chance to win them
    EllenM

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  140. Love the distress in this card. Thank you for a chance to win

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  141. Love all that you do. This is very, very cute. Thanks for the chance to win.
    Cheryl sims

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  142. Very cute project for a child nervous to go back to school!!

    TFS, Cheryl @ CardsbyCG.blogspot.com

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  143. Cute project, I cant wait to make it. ~Tanya

    atsbrooks@sbcglobal.net

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  144. wonderful project .. love the digital stamps from cutting cafe.. thanks for this great opportunity...

    Lourdes Anders
    http://www.dahsiaar.blogspot.com

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  145. Loved you video, thank you so much, perfect card for my princess's new teacher!!!
    pattig161@yahoo.com

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  146. Just a down right beautiful card creation. Just discovered your blog on this hop and am now a follower. Can't wait to see your archives! Thanks for sharing your talents with us!

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  147. I so look forward to your videos..your ideas are so inspiring! Thanks!

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  148. What a sweet card. I am always looking for school/teacher ideas.

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  149. fabulous card :)
    Thank you for the chance to win this lovely set.

    louisehall19@talktalk.net

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  150. Christina:

    How absolutely beautiful. Loving the "Big Apple"

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  151. It's amazing how you always come up with these beautiful ideas. I'm always excited to see what you come up with next!
    Keep it coming!

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  152. Really cute. You always have such great ideas.

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  153. Very cute "Back To School" card. Socute!!!

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