Thursday, 22 June 2017

Challenge 483 - Seaside/Beach!

Many thanks to those of you who joined in with our  
Pink theme,  as always we loved seeing your beautiful creations!
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The winner of the prize kindly donated by...
Here is her stunning creation


Please email Deb for details on how to claim your prize.
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Challenge 483 - Seaside/Beach! 

As always we welcome your own interpretation of the theme!
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 We are also pleased to welcome our sponsor... 



Here is what Jodie had to say...
As if raising five children in the frozen land of the North was not enough of a challenge, Jodie Mackrell decided to dip her cold little Canadian toes into the world of papercrafting by opening an online store full of her illustrations. That was two years ago. TodayBugaboo Stamps is one of the leading companies in digital images, and we're still growing!  From seriously snarky to sugary sweet to sublimely soulful all the way over to the other side of the super sexy spectrum, you're bound to find all that you need and more to create your paper projects.  Jodie works very hard to provide New Releases and Freebies every week! 


 If your taste runs to rubber (and you know who you are), you can find Bugaboo Stamps at Totally Stampalicious. And finally, join theBugaboo Stamps DT for weekly challenges at Catch the Bug


This weeks amazing prize is...


a $12 coupon code
As always the winner will be chosen using Random.org
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 Here are some samples from our fabulous design team for your inspiration!
Kerys


Thursday, 15 June 2017

Challenge 482 - Pinks!

Many thanks to those of you who joined in with our  
Boys/Men theme,  as always we loved seeing your beautiful creations!
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The winner of the prize kindly donated by...
Here is her stunning creation

Please email Deb for details on how to claim your prize.
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Challenge 482 - Pinks!

Choose the colour pink, a little or a lot, your choice! 
As always we welcome your own interpretation of the theme!
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 We welcome our fabulous regular monthly sponsor


Here is a little bit about Di.
I have been drawing since a child and studied graphics at College many years 
ago, I now work as a Medical photographer part time but my love was always 
drawing. I started cardmaking about 4yrs ago when I bought my daughter a 
cardmaking kit which we did together, but I’m afraid I got the bug! My 
daughter preferred scrapbooking. I then started looking online at other blogs 
and this then became my passion and I loved sharing my cards with likeminded 
people. 
I love stamping and loved finding images, but sometimes I could not find what I 
wanted so I started to draw myself. 
This then has become my second addiction and I have never looked back, I love 
thinking of new images, and its just fabulous to see others take them and make 
them into beautiful works of art. Long may it continue!

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The winner will receive a $12 voucher for the store.  

as always the winner will be chosen using Random.org

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 Here are some samples from our fabulous design team for your inspiration! 

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Challenge 481 - Boys/men!

Many thanks to those of you who joined in with our  
bugs and butterflies theme,  as always we loved seeing your beautiful creations!
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The winner of the prize kindly donated by...
Here is her stunning creation
Please email Deb for details on how to claim your prize.
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Challenge 481 - Boys/Men!

Good time to get your Father's Day cards made, if you aren't making one any masculine card will work for this theme! 
As always we welcome your own interpretation of the theme!
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We welcome our fabulous regular monthly sponsor...








All Dressed Up
Hi I am Wendy Burns I live in Nottingham UK with my husband and two children who have been the inspiration behind the characters,  in particular my daughter who has kept me up-to-date with blogging and trends.  I work predominantly within the textile children’s wear market, fashion and interiors.
I trained as a textile designer and although my work is digital based, I love to retain that hand drawn /sewn feel which I hope comes across in my artwork.
Digital stamps is a new challenge for me and the opportunity to work with the All Dressed Up Team and has been very exciting, in particular the creative way my characters have been given individual personalities by the designers .
All Dressed Up is a newly launched blog with an enthusiastic team who are passionate about stamping.  The coordinators Marilyn and Tracy along with an amazing design team are also known as The Dressy Girls.
We have a friendly Facebook page, regular blog posts, tutorials, challenges and freebies . The stamps can be purchased from the Etsy shop which is updated on a monthly basis.
We really are friendly bunch and would love to see your creations so please feel free to contact us and visit the All Dressed Up Challenge Blog

This week's challenge winner will receive two free digis of their choice from Wendy’s Etsy shop
As always the winner will be chosen using Random.org
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 Here are some samples from our fabulous design team for your inspiration! 
Kerys using Monsterific


Andrea B


Thursday, 1 June 2017

Challenge 480 - Bugs and Butterflies!

Many thanks to those of you who joined in with our  
CAS theme,  as always we loved seeing your beautiful creations!
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The winner of the prize kindly donated by...
Here is her stunning creation

Please email Deb for details on how to claim your prize.
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Challenge 480 - Bugs and Butterflies!

Easy, just add a bug or a butterfly, they can be the main image or a tiny little embellishment!
As always we welcome your own interpretation of the theme!
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  We welcome our fabulous regular sponsor

is a family owned art stamp company dedicated to providing crafters around the world with whimsical and fun crafting products. Our exclusive rubber stamps, clear stamps and dies are great for card making, scrap booking, and many other crafting projects. Visit us at www.whimsystamps.com 

Whimsy Stamps 2nd Annual Weekend Craft Retreat



Friday, October 6th through Sunday, October 8th 2017
Holiday Inn Orlando - International Airport
Orlando, Florida


Need a weekend getaway to relax and get your craft on?  Want to meet new people while learning new crafty tips and techniques? 
Join us for 3 full days of crafting and classes, friends and fun with some games, prizes and more, all while enjoying a weekend away in sunny Orlando, Florida. This retreat is hosted by Denise Lynn, owner of Whimsy Stamps, with classes taught by our talented Whimsy artists and designers. 
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The next new rubber stamp release will be June  14th. 

 Come and join the fun and watch for what's new on the Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Facebook page! 

This week as of June 1st ,  Whimsy Stamps have another brand new release of  digital images!  
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The randomly selected winner will be able to choose 3 digital products from the Whimsy Stamps digital collection. 
as always the winner will be chosen using Random.org
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 Here are some samples from our fabulous design team for your inspiration! 


Deb using Doggie Ice Cream


Kerys using Bee-utiful Sentiments

Helen