Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Join Us For This Week's Crafty Sketch Challenge!

Love is in the air this week at A Cherry On Top!  Get your Valentine's inspiration flowing with this Sketch Challenge!

 paper crafting sketch challenge

Show us your interpretation of this sketch by creating a scrapbook layout, a card or any crafty project.  When you're done creating, be sure to upload an image of it to our Becky Fleck Sketch Challenge #85 Gallery and also on our Contest and Challenge Message Board!  

As always every participant will receive A Cherry On Top Points just for sharing with a randomly selected 'WINNER' being awarded 1000 POINTS.

Get in on the fun fast!  You have until next Wednesday - Jan. 28th to get your project uploaded.

Happy Creating!

 tim holtz distress ink color of the month set

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

CHA Mega Show Winter 2015 Update

 cha 2015 winter update

Kristin and I are back from spending several days in lovely Anaheim California!  That's where the Craft & Hobby Association (CHA) holds it's Winter Conference and trade show!  We got to see some amazing new products to be released throughout the next six months and we also got to spend time with wonderful friends along the way!

Please check out the pics below and let us know what you think about your favorite manufacturer's new releases.

bella bows bella blvd

New My Mind's Eye

Designer Jen Hadfield and Kristin

 Simple Stories

New Simple Stories

Kristin, Heidi and Teresa Collins

New Teresa Collins

We have so much more to see on our A Cherry On Top Crafts Facebook page.  Kristin has also posted more pics right here and here on our website!  Be sure to take a peek.  We're updating our Coming Soon and Pre-Order sections daily - so check back often.

Until next time!

Monday, January 5, 2015

Sketch Challenge Winner Announced!

We've officially made it through the holiday season!  Congratulations and CONGRATS to mom2ellabell for being randomly selected as our Becky Fleck crafting sketch winner!

Here's her layout project:

 paper crafting sketch winner

Mom2ellabell included a little back story about the layout:

"This is another page for my in-laws album. It is about my daughter being born. She was the first grandchild they had. I used the Becky Fleck sketch."

Enjoy spending your ACOT POINTS!  Thanks to all for the great submissions!

guest designer call

Friday, December 26, 2014

New Paper Craft Sketch Challenge At A Cherry On Top

It's the day after Christmas!  We know some are still celebrating, but we hope your festivities are off to a wonderful start.

Just in case you find yourself with a little downtime, why not get in on our new paper craft sketch challenge?

 a cherry on top sketch challenge

Don't worry!  We're even extending the due date a bit.  You'll have until Monday - January 5th, 2015 to submit your project.  So make a thank you card or create a layout using those Christmas pics you just snapped.  When you're done, be sure to share your paper crafting project in our Becky Fleck Sketch Challenge #84 Gallery and with our Message Board members!

Happy New Year!

 after christmas sale

guest designer call
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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

This Week's Paper Crafting Sketch Winner Is...

Congratulations to Meterr70.  Your scrapbooking layout was randomly selected as this week's sketch challenge winner!

 a cherry on top sketch challenge

Your 1000 ACOT Points will be deposited in your account soon!  All other participants will receive 100 ACOT Points just for playing along.  Points can be saved or redeemed for incredible savings in our Craft Shop!

Look for another ACOT Sketch Challenge soon - and also be sure to visit our inspiring community on our Message Board for amazing challenges hosted by members.

Happy Crafting!

 holiday craft shopping

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Whew! Take A Breath With This Paper Crafting Sketch Challenge!

The holiday season can include a whirlwind of events!  We hope you enjoyed your Thanksgiving (to those who celebrate it).  All of us at A Cherry On Top have been busy with the new products and of course - shipping out all of your Black Friday and Cyber Monday orders!

But before your schedule begins to ramp up with all of the Christmas activities, take a creative break with this week's scrapbooking Sketch Challenge:

 a cherry on top sketch challenge

This sketch offers places to journal, cute areas to tuck embellishments in and larger pictures!  Please post your finished project (no - it does not have to be a scrapbook layout) to our Becky Fleck Sketch Challenge #83 Gallery.  You have until Monday, December 8th to get in on the fun!

As always, ALL PARTICIPANTS will receive ACOT POINTS - with the randomly selected winner receiving 1000 Points to spend in our Craft store!

Happy Creating!

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Congrats Yankeegirl! You're This Week's Paper Crafting Sketch Challenge Winner!

This Week's Winning Project:

sketch challenge a cherry on top

This scrapbooking layout was created by Yankeegirl and features papers and stickers from Echo Park Paper.  We love the Fall theme and the awesome pictures!  Congratulations Yankeegirl!  

If you'd like to see more projects from Yankeegirl, be sure to visit her Gallery.

Yankeegirl used this sketch from Becky Fleck as inspiration:

Sketch Challenge - Week 82:
becky fleck sketch a cherry on top

View more of the great submissions HERE!  Be sure to check out our other Contests & Challenges!

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Let's Do A KaiserCraft Facebook Giveaway!

 paper craft scrapbooking giveaway

KaiserCraft has some amazing new products and they're available now in our shop!  

The 'Off the Wall' paper crafting collection is full of 'Boy Things'.  It has lots of blues, crazy busy designs with an urban vibe. 

 Off the wall kaisercraft boy scrapbooking collection

KaiserCraft's 'Hello Today' paper crafting line features muted browns, creams and greys and is full of beautiful life sayings to help highlight your colorful every day moments!

 hello today scrapbooking calendar kaisercraft

KaiserCraft's new 'Close Up' scrapbooking collection is perfect for that shutterbug inside all of us!  And guess what?  We're giving you a CHANCE TO WIN items from this line!  Just let us know you saw this blog post by LEAVING A COMMENT on our Facebook page and be automatically entered to WIN these GOODIES:

 a cherry on top facebook

One randomly selected participant will be chosen on Thursday - November 20th to WIN!  Be sure to share with your friends!  They'll be glad you did!

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Congrats to our Bo Bunny Giveaway Winner + New Scrapbooking Sketch Challenge!

What a fun weekend of giveaway fun!  We want to congratulate Gretchen Henninger for being randomly selected as our WINNER!

We hope you enjoy these amazing Bo Bunny papers, embellishments and especially the EXCLUSIVE Bo Bunny Bag!

 a cherry on top facebook

A special thank you to all who played along!  Look for more paper crafting and scrapbooking giveaways soon!

We also have a brand new Sketch Challenge this week!  Be sure to get in on the creative fun with this Becky Fleck Sketch:

 scrapbooking sketch challenge

Post your finished project on our Becky Fleck Sketch Challenge #82 Topic on our Message Board and in the Becky Fleck Sketch Challenge #82 Gallery.  Random winner to be selected and awarded 1000 ACOT Bonus Points! Remember, you only have until midnite (11:59pm) EST on Monday - November 17, 2014 to post your project.

Happy Crafting!

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Friday, November 7, 2014

Weekend Bo Bunny Scrapbooking Giveaway!

Join us on Facebook this weekend for your chance to win this AMAZING GOODIE PACK - featuring the Star-Crossed scrapbooking and paper craft collection AND an EXCLUSIVE Bo Bunny Bag!

 A Cherry On Top Facebook

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Let us know you want this awesome GOODIE PACK by leaving a comment on our giveaway post! One random commenter/liker/sharer will be selected MONDAY - November 10th TO WIN! 

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