Hello and welcome to the Crafty Coffee Bear Blog!


I want to let you know that I now have a new blog
where you can find announcements and new freebies!

You can find it here:


Everything here is still available for you to download for free.
However, all of the HFD posts only have my a download for my 2 required pieces of the kit.
Michelle of CraftyScraps is ill at this time, so the HFD challenges are Not currently available
since she is unable to keep up with her forum. If that changes, I will update this to let you know.

Enjoy your visit and please visit my new blog where you will find all of the latest freebies.

Thanks for visiting!

Sunday, June 30, 2013

Freebie From SugarButt Designs July Thank You Gift

Hi everyone! I have a few goodies for you today that I made using
the wonderful July thank you gift that JJ from SugarButt designs
sends to everyone that subscribes to her newsletter. You can
sign up for free at her blog.

Here is the preview of it...which you can get now from her blog.

And here is your gift from me....just click on the image or use
the link right below it. Thanks so much for stopping by today!

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

HFD 34 Bonus Surprise Freebie

Hi everyone! Thank you so much for your patience while 
we're dealing with internet down time and health issues.
The internet is finally co-operating and the HFD 34 Mega Kit
has now been uploaded!!! For those of you that did a layout
and posted it on the forum, your mega's have now been sent.

Since you patiently waited thru all this, I made you a little
bonus surprise from the goodies in the HFD kit. For anyone that
hasn't yet participated in the challenge, please head on over
to the forum and see what it's all about! And you can still
download this freebie even if you weren't patient...LOL!

There are 4 Flair Photo Frames in this set, size 1800x1800, 300 dpi
Just add your favorite photo behind them and enjoy! 
Click on the image to be taken to the download.

Please scroll down for any freebies you might have missed.
Thanks so much for stopping by! ((Hugs)) Kathie

Saturday, June 15, 2013

HFD 34 Freebie

It's time for another HFD fun challenge!

So are you ready for some Fun In The Sun? That's the theme of 
this huge mega kit and all the ladies did an incredible job making
these kits for you.

Here is the color palette that was used. For those of you that purchased
something or donated towards the Project Inspiration Buckets...
you'll love the color palette for this HFD since the colors compliment
the mega thank you kit for your donation or purchases. 
Together they make a Super Huge Mega Kit...LOL!

(Hint: scroll down to find a little 
Beach Serenity freebie I made for you!)

You should have come here from Linda's blog and after you download
your pieces from me, head on over to Jana's blog to collect her pieces.

Have fun! I love seeing what you all come up with for your layouts!

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Beach Serenity Freebies

Hi everyone! I'm here today to give you a freebie you can download 
now and to tell you how you can get a Huge Mega Kit for either a 
$5.00 purchase at the CraftyScraps Store or a $5.00 donation. 

ALL proceeds from purchases for the entire month of June
 are being  donated towards the items needed for the 

'Project Inspirational Buckets'

To help you help us with this deserving project, for the month of June, everything in the store is 50% off and all the CU Clipart is 20% off. 
You will not only get your purchases, but will receive a Huge Mega
Kit that Michelle and her CT's made called 'Beach Serenity'

To get you started, I made you an add-on kit that you can download
for free now. After you get this kit, please check out Michelle's blog
to see a slide of each of the 7 kits you will get for your donation or
purchase. Then head on over to her store to pick some goodies out
for your scrapbooking needs and also get this wonderful thank you
gift from us to show our appreciation for your kind help.

Here is your freebie...just click on the image for the download.

Have a wonderful rest of your day and don't forget to come back on
June 15th when the next HFD is starting. YAY! More fun and freebies!