Saturday, August 13, 2011

Beginning of School Blog Hop-- CTMH Teacher Survival Kit

Thanks for joining us for the Beginning of School Blog Hop! 

You should have arrived from Jessica's Blog  The hop begins on Kathryn's blog if you'd like to start at the top.



 We have 16 fabulous designers all ready to show you a "school" creation! This is the second of a two-day hop so be prepared for some more fun!

For the first time in my 10 years of teaching, we were greeted at this week's first staff meeting with a Teacher Survival kit!  This gave me great inspiration for a teacher gift for my son's teacher!


For this gift, I created a little bag out of cardstock, added some fun new Close To My Heart products to it.  It was really simple and easy to do :)
*Typeset Level 2 papers--- perfect for any school project!
*Cricut Art Philosophy-- I cut a 6" flower and scrunched the paper, then rolled it up.
*Bling Assortment-- perfect for adding a little bling to any project!
*Brads Metal Assortment-- a brad to secure the handle to the bag.


Shown with all the goodies I put inside :)


OK- Time to HOP on over to Tina's blog for School time FuN!!!!

23 comments:

WAM Family said...

Oh this is just too cute!!! I love the little poem so much. I think you just finished my idea for my little ones teacher gift. TFS

Kathryn
http://www.creationswithkathryn.com

VinDeeLoo said...

I am gonna have to scraplift this. My friends would love it! Love it!

VinDeeLoo
vndlewis at rocketmail dot com

Lisa said...

What a cute little gift set! I'm a follower!

Lisa
http://prettypaperprettyribbons.blogspot.com
lnorris21 at hotmail dot com

Martha galvez said...

great project! love the bag... thanks for sharing. I am a new follower.
pattig161@yahoo.com

Martha galvez said...

Joined your CTMH mailing list. Thank u.
pattig161 at yahoo dot com

Ulysses' mama said...

Love your project. Very creative. I am already a follower.
daladypej@aol.com

joydee1963 said...

great idea for teacher,I am a follower,joydee1963 at yahoo dot com

lovescrapreflect said...

I love survival kits calebwmartin@yahoo.com

Nicolette said...

Love your back to school treat holder super cute!! It is so much fun being in the hop together!!
Nicolette
www.beyondscrpain.blogspot.com
beyondscrapin@gmail.com

scrapaholicjen said...

Cute idea Jen! Love all the explanations for the supplies LOL. Have a great day!
qtme2003 at yahoo dot ca

Jill Angel said...

Such a clever idea! TFS!
Jill
http://craftwithanangel.blogspot.com/

Mallika said...

such a witty n nice work !
hugs
mallika
mallikakejriwal@gmail.com

thanx fer offering candy too ..
m a follower
n on ur email list
sorry i dun have facebook account

Michelle said...

This is adorable and believe me the teacher will just love this a few years back when I was a pre-k teacher I got one of these similar to this and I just loved it.
I only wish my kids were smaller I could make it for their teacher but, now they are in High School and ..... it's just not cool anymore....lol
Michelle
mpetrovich23 at yahoo dot com
http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com

Michelle said...

I'm also a long time follower of your awesome blog.
Michelle
mpetrovich23 at yahoo dot com
http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com

Michelle said...

I'm also signed up for your CTMH mailing list too.
Michelle
mpetrovich23 at yahoo dot com
http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com

Michelle said...

I just visited you Facebook fanpage too and I left you a little shout out over there.
Michelle
mpetrovich23 at yahoo dot com
http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com

bernshwag said...

Jen I love your survival kit, so so cute! Your rolled rose ia so gorgeous and the big bling really sets it off!

Hugs,
Candi

Tracie said...

What a great idea! If I wasn't cleaning today...I'd be making me one!

OCCricut said...

I'm a follower...I'm lovin' this Hop theme!!
I read that you are beginning to take up sewing ... that's one of my "someday" goals. I'll have to stay in touch and check out how you're doing!

Amyscats said...

What a sweet gift! I'm a follower now - looking forward to more great ideas.
Amyscats
amylfahnestock at gmail dot com

Amyscats said...

I "liked" your page on Facebook.
Amyscats
amylfahnestock at gmail dot com

Jasmine said...

What a fantastic idea! I should make one of these for my sister, she is a teacher- and from the stories she has told, could definitly use a survival kit. haha. Beautiful work.

Jasmine
{have enjoyed being a follower for quite some time.}

Haley D. said...

What a fun and practical project! I'm sure the teacher loved all her goodies. This is a great way to get back to school. Thanks for sharing with us at H2H!

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