Saturday, April 12, 2014

Inspirational Thoughts Blog Hop

Welcome to the Inspirational Thoughts Blog Hop

Let us Inspire You! 
It's Springtime and Easter time and what better way to celebrate this Season than with an Inspirational Thoughts Blog Hop. We hope that our projects will enlighten you and bring you all peace and blessings for a wonderful day!

You should have come from 
Connie Can Crop is the first stop on this Blog Hop.
This is a one day blog hop, and we appreciate your leaving a comment for all of these talented friends who are here sharing their ideas and creations. 

We have an awesome sponsor and giveaway for this hop!
 Pinque Peacock
Is giving away a

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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 them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects. Then stop by our sponsor's page at be sure to like her on facebook!! 

You will have until 12:00 am Monday to finish the hop and leave your comments. 

Winners will be announced on Wednesday at Connie Can Crop.

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

Now for my hop projects, I cam up with this fun to do sunburst ink card. With a little bit of masking, a dauber and Tim Holtz Mustard Seed distress ink/ Tea Dye Ink...
This image of Jesus and sentiments come from Mark's Finest Paper and Stamps.  
Easter stamp set
If you like this set, you can find it HERE.

Below is an accordion card I made previously, but it sooo fit for this hop and I just had to post it again. It is also from the same stamp set. But this time, I used Tim Holtz Tea Dye ink for the distressing 
and MS punches.

Here is the front of the card. I like it so much I have it on my mantel for Easter Decoration.
For me, these cards are inspirational.  Jesus came and die for us. He took our place for our sins.  No matter what we are going through, He is on the throne and wants to live in our heart.  In this screwy world, He is the blessed hope that we have.  I hope you liked my projects and I wish you a Blessed Easter season!

 Up next is my crafty friend ALICIA

Here is our complete line up in case you get lost along the way.


  1. Beautiful projects Sandy! I especially love that sunburst!! It is amazing! Thanks for joining me in this incredible hop!! Scrappy hugs, Connie

  2. Both of your projects are beautiful. Love the sunburst. Thanks for sharing.

  3. Oh so beautiful cards Sandy! I love the bright yellow sunrays....really brings home the meaning of the card. I haven't ever tried an accordian card but am inspired by all of the awesome stamps you used. Thanks for sharing ~

  4. Gorgeous card!! I love the inking!!! The sunburst looks amazing!!!

  5. Sandy, you cards are beautiful as is the message!

  6. Sandy, Your cards are very beautiful! I love them both! Thanks for sharing the second card also, your right it does fit in this hop very well. I also love the stamp set you used!

  7. I love so love what you created you truly are a gal you crafts with passion. Your card to put on your mantel is sure pack with inspiration. Great creative jobs.

  8. I love your Easter cards! I feel bad I didn't make anything Eastery for this hop, but am happy with what I made. I love the sunburst effect!

  9. Beautiful work and very creative, Sandy. Greatjob! Had fun hopping with you.

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  10. Beautiful work and very creative, Sandy. Greatjob! Had fun hopping with you.

    A Piece Of Heart Blog
    **Make sure to visit my blog to grab some really great FREE Digi Sentiments.**

  11. WOW, Sandy your cards are BEAUTIFUL! I like the sunburst ink card, it is PERFECT!! I also like the color combination you used on the second card. It was fun being in the hop with you, I'm now a follower. =)


  12. Sandy your projects are so spectacular!

  13. Sandy,
    I love both of your projects but really love the sunburst card. It truly reflects the meaning of Easter.

    Great job!!