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Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Hugs & Kisses to Elise!

Hopefully you have arrived here from Susan's blog and are participating with us in our farewell blog hop to our lovely and talented Elise! We will all dearly miss Elise and her exquisite cards that have us "oohing" and "aahing" each week!

While we will miss her, we have had some fun keeping this little secret from her and planning some farewell projects. My project is an altered frame with a Tear Bear crafter to honor her as a member of The Beary Scrap Design Team.


My frame is covered with My Mind's Eye Just Dreamy Paper and spritzed with Creme de Cocoa Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist. Then I added one of Kimm's original Tear Bears with her hands full of paper crafting supplies and mini replicas of Elise's fabulous cards.


Elise, you've been fabulous and it won't be quite the same without you! I wish the very best of luck and hope to see you popping in to our blog and entering our challenges often.

XOXOXOXOXO Jamie

Now, hop on over to Patricia's blog next and in case you're starting in the middle, here's the hop order:


Please visit each blog, and as you're crying along with us, be sure to become a follower if you're not already *and* leave a comment. Please post our candy on your blog, too. At the end, come back here to The Beary Scrap Design Team blog and let us know you followed along - you could win (even if you're international)!

The hop is open through Saturday, September 4th, and we'll announce a random winner from all the comments on Sunday. The prize is an assortment of embellishments* you'll find on Elise's fabulous projects: satin and sheer ribbons, lace, pearls, pins, little baubles and delicious flowers flowers flowers!


Thanks for helping us bid a fond farewell to Elise! Oh, and don't forget to pop on over to her beautiful blog - Paper Love Affair.

17 comments:

theCook said...

Oh your bear is so cute!!! Love the card!

Susan ~ Killam Creative said...

Oh Jamie, I just about dropped from my chair when I first gazed upon this beauty! You are so awesome for adding Elise's DT cards in mini.

Honestly, you're creativity knows no bounds. I love this! Ahhh!

Cheers,
Susan

Kelly Massman said...

What a cute bear! Love it!

Patricia said...

Jamie this is so awesome and the little cards WOWZERS that is such a cool Idea I have to scraplift this some time. I love it!
~Patricia

La Vikinga said...

Hello;
Yes I'm in the bloghop (and I was already a follower of your blog) to say goodbye to Elise. That photo of hers with the glove is a picture I have seen in my own blog for quite a time!

Nice cards you made with the bear!!

Charlotta

Sassylassy said...

WOW What a fabulous card!!!! You guys are such a wonderful bunch. And what a great suprise for Elise to honor her with such lovely gifts and a hop! Hugs Bonnie

Cheryl Walker said...

Awww your bear is darling!! I have these on my wishlist, and im just waiting to see if I get them in some of the swaps im in....hehehe, if not, I will be placing my own order of tear bears and some of the other darling animals tooo!!!!

Love your project hun, beautiful job!!!

Hugs,
Cheryl

beadz said...

Jaimie! Girl! My mouth dropped open too! The mini cards- how brilliant! This is an absolutely spectacular project!
hugs,
Gini

Deb said...

VERY sweet Jamie!! Elise will love this cutie!!
Hugs,
Deb T.
xoxo

Shirley N said...

OMGosh what an amazing card--mini replicas of Elise's cards?!!! Just an awesome card--love the bear too. Great card for a great lady. Elise will just adore this!!!

Theresa said...

What a beautiful project. Your team is so sweet to honor Elise with this blog hop. What a wonderful sendoff! Became a follower.

KarenB said...

That is just the sweetest card, and a beautiful farewell for Elise.

Krystle said...

That bear is so cute!

Mirabelka said...

cute teadybear!

Stampin Mindy said...

This is so sweet! I just love these little tear bears. Beautiful card and so very thoughtful!

Hugs, Mindy

Aly's mom said...

Wow, that's adorable! I'm a big fan of the tear bears and I can't believe all those mini's! That card is sure to make her feel special! I'll be "hopping" along now.

Elise said...

Hi Jamie!

For the life of me, I'm trying to find your email, and can't find it here on your blog! lol! Can you please email me real quick so I can send you an email letter? hehe!

happy2bamom@cox.net

Love,
Elise