Wednesday, August 25, 2010

PTI August Blog Hop



Hi Friends!!! I am so excited to be participating in my first ever blog hop!!! I was so excited that this month's challenge was to use a brown paper bag!!! I knew I had just the idea!!!
I love to give my co-workers a fun little gift on the first day of school and I got the wild idea to make a school house out of the brown paper bag!!! My PTI Home Made Stamps and School Time Stamps worked perfectly!!!


Back to School Treat Set


Supplies:


PTI Rustic White and Kraft Cardstock
Bazzill Black and Red Cardstock
PTI Stamps: Home Made and School Time
PTI Pure Poppy Ink
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
Claudine Hellmuth Modern Red Paint
Ribbon: Joann's
Prima Lace
Punches: Fiskar's and SU
Copic Markers

Close-up of the school house:


Side view:

Back side tied with bow:


Card:

Thanks for stopping by!!!!
Have a wonderful evening!

Kristii

50 comments:

Felicia said...

OMGosh that is seriously adorable! What a great idea! Bet they loved it!

=0)

Vanessa and Yvette said...

Great bag love your project

Julie said...

Super super super creative project!!

Diane Jaquay said...

Your paper bag house is incredible creative and adorable!!! Love the card too!

BethieJ said...

I LOVE it!! What a FABULOUS idea!! and such a GREAT gift!!!!
Have a GREAT day.. Happy Hopping!

Lynn said...

Kristii, adorable...i love that house and the matching card!

Cathy Weber said...

This is unbelieveably creative. I honestly don't think I have seen anything so cute. The roof over the top of the bag is so great!

Laura Isham said...

IN LOVE WITH THIS!!! I have to make my own version. I just happened to buy the Home Made set this month and the stamps are SCREAMING for me to try a project like this. TFS!

GREAT first blog hop! We are lucky you joined!

Terri E. said...

Hello, you are so stinking creative. A school house, who would have thought LOL!

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Mara... said...

Kristii, that is SOOOOOO adorable! Wonderful project!

Anika said...

That is the sweetest little school house ever! Love the card too!

Stacy said...

This is amazing! Great job on that school house!

Dee Rose said...

Wow, your projects are beautiful! Great job!

Lisa said...

EEK! Such a cute set! That lil' school house is sooooo cute!!! Perfect teacher gift!!!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Wow, love how you decorated your "house", lovely project, I enjoy visiting your blog.

Janelle said...

Oh. My. Goodness. That is so, so fantastic! Love the cards... love, love, love the schoolhouse bag!

Amy said...

Gorgeous gift bag for a teacher!!! It is just fantastic work!

Laurie said...

These are too cute! I just love those note cards! All those apples are adorable!

peggysue said...

Look at that little house, great project!

kbell said...

that is beyond cute! great job!!

Melissa said...

Thanks for getting me into the school spirit! Really darling!

Marge said...

Seriously: ADORABLE in every way!!!

Kelly S. said...

OH.MY.WORD. So so adorable! I love the idea of turning the bag into a school house! The card is just as cute...I have Home Made that I purchased on the PTI boards and now I SERIOUSLY have some inspiration to ink it up, thanks so much for sharing!

Kara said...

this is so cute!! love this idea

Carol's Ink Spot said...

Adorable! Love the schoolhouse and your cards!

Ally said...

Oh my gosh! How stinking cute is that!! Adorable!

Karli said...

love all the details- you did a great job! TFS

Terri said...

Amazing! Love the school house! What a great gift. The cards are cute too!

jen said...

Congrats on an absolutely AMAZING first blog hop!!! This is such a fantastic project- I'm sure if you can bear to part with it the recipient will be thrilled! Congrats on being a winner tonight too! :D

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Very creative! Love the school house gift bag!

Jen said...

Soooo cute. No detail left undone. Congrats on winning a prize, you definitely deserve it!

Sara Mac said...

WOW!! My jaw is on the floor over this Kristii. Amazing job on the challenge. So clever! Love the sweet cards.

Sue Ann said...

What a fantastic idea ..... that little red school house is just way too cute!!! I love the cards too!!!

Kay said...

That bag is amazing! Congrats on your win!

Bunty Wabbit said...

What an amazing idea and soooo gorgeous!! xx

mamareebs said...

Very cute! I love your scallop roof top and front step!

Christi said...

oh my goodness!! this is just stunning!!!!! love, love, love

Jen Carter said...

First, congratulations on your win! This is super cute!! That house bag is wonderful! I love the cards you made too. Very cute!

Niki Estes said...

This is absolutely amazing! Such a cute project!

Sue Lelli said...

WOW! The red bag was a nice twist on the challenge! Congrats on your win! Well deserved!!!

Angy said...

congrats on the win! This is such a clever idea - what a great job you did constructing the school house!

Linda said...

Fabulous project! Admire your attention to detail. Congratulations on your win!!

Emm said...

Great idea to make a cute little schoolhouse out of the paper bag. It's fabulous!!

Victoria said...

This is an awesome set, Kristii! You did a great job. I love the bag! And, congrats on your blog hop win!

Lisa said...

Congratulations on the blog hop win. Your creation was simply adorable and deserved recognition. You did a wonderful job!!! I absolutely loved it!!

Kim said...

Absolutely love this. And i think i just happen to have bought some red bags.

Theresa Tyree said...

Adorable projects! Congrats on your win!

Michele said...

I can see why this won! It is absolutely adorable!!! Great job!

Nelly said...

So creative idea and really GREAT done!!!

Monica K. said...

Wow, your paper bag school house is so amazing! So creative, fun and well done too!! Love it!