February 28, 2011

Winner of Sparkly Blog Hop

I want to thank you all so very much for visiting my blog this weekend...

Welcome to all of my new follwers....
You all are soooo very sweet with the wonderful comments you left for me....
Okay so I have a winner....

The winner is
Benda B

Brenda email me at celeste@touchedbyabutterfly with your mailing address.

If I do not hear from Brenda by Wednesday March 2,2011 I will pick another winner.....
Brenda did not give me an email to contact her...... So I have not been able to let her know she has won......

Dino Waterfall Card

Oh My I am loving these waterfall cards from http://www.svgcuts.com/.....
Here is the Dino Card I made....

Cupcakes Waterfall Card

Oh my Mary at http://www.svgcuts.com/ has really out done herself this time... She made this wonderful collection of Waterfall Cards..... All I can say is WOW!!!!!!!
Here is the cupcake card.....

You can get your ver own Waterfall SVG Cards SVG Kit by visiting http://www.svgcuts.com/

Butterfly Card and ATC's

I was going to enter this butterfly card into a challenge... I didn't finish it in time... I really like the simplicity of it....
 These cute little ATC's are for a SWAP I am part of on the svgcuts forum.
We had to use at least one of http://www.svgcuts.com/ svg files... I used the cute little Fairy Bunny from one of their new sets....

Winner Winner of my Sparkely Blog Hop Candy

I want to thank you all so very much for visiting my blog this weekend...
Welcome to all of my new follwers....
You all are soooo very sweet with the wonderful comments you left for me....

Okay so I have a winner....
The winner is
Benda B
Brenday Said:::

Brenda email me at celeste@touchedbyabutterfly with your mailing address.

February 25, 2011

Welcome to Sparkly Things Distract Me Blog Hop. What a better way to chase away those winter blues... I made a few projects for this hop... They are actually for some swaps I am a part of... I hope you enjoy your visit.
 I mad this sympathy card to send to my wonderful friend Chritel. One of her close friends father's was killed.. Such a terrible time for this young lady...
The svg files I used to make this card are from http://www.svgcuts.com/. It is the A2 All Occasions Cards SVG Collection.
 These tags are for a swap for Chrstel's blog http://www.scrappinsister.blogspot.com/ She has monthly swaps and we had to make Valentine Tags with a charm. I recently found the love of jewelry making. I made these cute butterflies.

Now what is a blog hop without some YUMMY candy...
You will need to become a follower if you aren't already and leave a comment on this post. I will pick a winner  Feb.28,2011
Here is the line up in case you lost along the way......
1.http://www.cricutconfessions.com/- Janice
2.http://jamieisacraftymomma.blogspot.com/ - Jamie
3.http://lilbitcreations.blogspot.com/ - Patti
4.http://www.touchedbyabutterfly.blogspot.com/ - Celeste ( You're Here)
5.http://disneydreamerdesigns.blogspot.com/ - Melissa

6.http://www.justyolie.com/ - Yolie
7.http://leahscarddesigns.blogspot.com/ - Leah
8.http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com/ - Michelle

9.http://karelj.blogspot.com/ - Karel
10.http://sneezy1956.blogspot.com/ - Jane

11.http://ascrapabove.blogspot.com/ - Bonnie
12.http://beyondscrapin.blogspot.com/ - Nicolette

Your next stop is Melissa at http://disneydreamerdesigns.blogspot.com/






February 24, 2011

Wonderful Giveaway from My Great Friend Diann

My wonderful friend Diann at Diann's ArtSpot is having a giveway on her blog...She is giving away these beautiful earrings she made.. Head on over and take a look at her wonderful creations.

February 23, 2011

February 22, 2011

Cute Bracelet for my daughter....

My daughter is loving the jewelry I have been making lately.. I deceided to finally make her a cute little bracelet... She loves the color red.

February 19, 2011

Neckalce and Butterfly

Here is a necklace and butterfly I made with beads.... I am loving making these.... I am missing making my paper crafts.... I am offf this weekend for a little mini vacation so I will see you all Monday.... Huggs to you and thank you all so very much for visiting my blog and leaving such wonderful comments....
I also want to send out a HUGE Thank you to all of you that have donated to my son for his NJROTC trip to Hawaii.....

February 18, 2011

A Gift from me to you for your Dontations

A good friend of mine gave me a wonderful idea.... I am loving my stamp maker and I would like to give everyone that donates $15.00 or more to my son for his Hawaii trip a personalized acrylic stamp... Here are a few examples of ones I have made... The one I will make for you will be about 3or4 inches in size.... I will get with each of you as donations come in with what you would like on your stamp.... Again I appreciate the donations and so does my son.... If you would like to donate just click on the donate button underf my header....













I know it is not much but it is a gift from me for you supporting my son



Some awards I have received

Okay so I am soooooo sorry to Yolie and Janice... They both sent me wonderful Blog Awards and I am just getting around to posting them....

Yolie my wonderful Bestie sent me this wonderful  Award....
Now I have to send this to one person....This is soooooooo hard... I have so many wonderful friends and don't want to have to just pick one.......
I am going to send it to Cely at Creating in Carolina....


This next award is from my new friend Janice at Cricutology
I am to share 8 things about myself to you......
1. I am soooooo happy to have all of you as my friends....
2. I love love pink and bling
3. I love butterflies
4. I am addicted to peanut M&M's
5. I drink coffeee alllll day long.... If I don't have my coffee I am really a grouch
6. I just found a new love of making beaded jewelry
7. I have the most wonderful fiance...
8. I have the greatest 3 kids in the whole world.....

I am supposed to pick 8 people to send this award to ...... I can't just choose 8 so I am passing this on to all of you.... If you would like award it is yours....Thank you all so very much for following my blog and commenting on my art.

February 17, 2011

A couple More Butterflies....

Here are a couple more butterflies I made with beads today....

Blog Candy Alert

Head on over to my friend Amanda's Blog for her Birthday Giveaway.
create your own banner at mybannermaker.com!

Some beaded flowers and butterflies....

I am having so much fun making items with my beads.... I am thinking of using some of these on cards....
I will be making more and selling them in my Esty store....


February 16, 2011

Gift from me for your donations.....

A good friend of mine gave me a wonderful idea.... I am loving my stamp maker and I would like to give everyone that donates $15.00 or more to my son for his Hawaii trip a personalized acrylic stamp... Here are a few examples of ones I have made... The one I will make for you will be about 3or4 inches in size.... I will get with each of you as donations come in with what you would like on your stamp.... Again I appreciate the donations and so does my son.... If you would like to donate just click on the donate button underf my header....

I know it is not much but it is a gift from me for you supporting my son

Treasure Box Designs....

Head on over to Treasure Box Designs and get some wonderful svg files......
Here are a few projects I made using some of their files.....


16th Day of Karel's Birthday Bash...

Did you know that today is Do A Grouch a Favor Day? Well Karel is celebrating it today....... http://www.karelj.blogspot.com/
Well today is Karel's 16 Day of her Birthday Bash Month Long of Celebration and giveaways.....
Head on over and visit her blog.... Such wonderful creations and inspiration.......

February 15, 2011

Help Me send Johnny to Hawaii

My son Johnny was selected with 28 other cadets to go to Hawaii in December for the Memorial of Pearl Harbor... He is soooo excited that he was selected... He need to raise $2,000.00 for himself for the airfare and hotel room. He will be there for a week.
This is such and honor for him and his fellow cadets. This is the first year that the school has made this trip. I am so proud of hima and the accomplishments he has made in the NJROTC.
I am attaching a picture of him. I made a stationary post under my header with a donate button if you would like to help him out... I know they have some fund raisers set up... They need to collect $40,000.00 total for all of the kids....
Thank you from the bottom of my heart in advance if you can help out in any way...

Pleae Be Patient With me.....

I  know my blog looks nasty......
I am working with the software company that I use to make my blog looks.... For some reason I am having problems with it.......
I promise soooon it will be back to normal....

February 14, 2011

My New Esty Store

I just opened an Esty store to sell the jewelry I am making... I will be adding more as I make them....
Here is the link
http://www.etsy.com/people/TouchedByAButterfly?ref=hdr

I just added these items....



February 13, 2011

Coffee Filter Roses

I haven't made these roses in a while... My son wanted some to give to a special girl at school tomorrow....
He is sending them to her as a special admirer....

February 12, 2011

Three More Pieces of Jewelry.....

I have been having a ball today making jewelry.... Here are my latest ones.


I am thinking about selling these... I am just trying to figure out pricing.... If you are interested just email me.

Winner of My DT Announcement Blog Candy......

The winner is.




Kim VanSheppy



Kim VanSheppy said...
Great bags and I love the earrings from your previous posts! I also love to stay in my pjs all day and just craft and watch tv, I only get to indulge on Sundays...you are a lucky, lucky woman!
You can visit her Blog Frenzied Fabrications

Congtatulations Kim...Please email me at celeste@touchedbyabutterfly.com with your mailing address and I will get your goodies out to you.....
Please contact me by Monday Feb. 14,2011 or I will be picking another winner...
This is the 2nd post for this.





Chocolate Earrings and Necklace.

I made these for a special friend Clara.... In my ART Haven Yahoo group we have a montly lottery.... The theme is Chocolate....
So since I found a new love for making jewelry I mad her a pair of earrings and a necklace...
What do you think?


Valentine Gift for my Daughter's Teacher

My daughter wanted me to make a pair of earrings and a bracelet for her teacher....
I also made this beautiful box a while back....
The box SVG Collection is from http://www.svgcuts.com/  Valentine Crush Boxes.....
It is fabulous and soooo easy to make...

The red thing inside the box is a heart shaped Reese Cup... Huge.....

Earrings and Bracelet

I made this for my ART Haven Yahoo Group Monthly SWAP....We had to make a piece of jewelry thinking GREEN... So I deceided to make a bracelet and earrings.....
Hope you like it....
This is the first ever bracelet I made.....

February 11, 2011

Card for My Pinkalicious Blog Hop Challenge

I made this card for My Pink Stamper Challenge... It is to use black and your favorite color.....
Well you all know my favorite color is pink...
I have been wanting to use these new SVG files from http://www.svgcuts.com/ The Birthday Dinos... The Scallped shape card is also from http://www.svgcuts.com/ 3D Birthday Cards Collection.
This card is a little differrent than what I am used to make but I thought it came out cute and fun... I will put a sentiment on it when I need to .... Hope you like it....

Flowers,Flowers and More Flowers

I did a Pay it Forward on My Blog and Facebook....
I am always getting some wonderful comments on the flowers I make so I deceided to make flowers for the ladies that signed up for my Pay It Forward....
So the ladies that are going to be getting these in the mail soon are
Xochitl  R.
Kathy T.
Jolene B.
Yolie B.
Paula D.
Misty Rose
Tina T.
Sherri A.
Vickie B.
And I had one of the ladies that didn't do the required Pay It Forward..She didn't post it on her blog or facebook to send to others so I deceided to make some for my special friend Karel.
I have a few more roses to complete and I will add them when I am done...
Ladies I sure hope you like what I am sending you......



You can get your own SVG Files for these flowers from http://www.svgcuts.com/.