Sunday 3 February 2013

February challenge

Good morning and a warm welcome to our February challenge where this month we have the theme...................

*******Pink, Pearly and Swirly********

Plenty of scope there to indulge you personal crafting passions and as always you can enter three times with any type of project, all we ask you to remember is that the focal element of your project is a stamped image using any make of stamp but digi images are not allowed........any entries using them will be ineligible for the prizes on offer.

We are again blessed with some wonderful sponsors again offering a super and varied collection of prizes, first the prizes from Penny Black who all you PB groupies will know have released their Spring collection on stamps which started shipping last week. You can see the whole range of new stamps here and if you didn't get a mail with the sneak peeks then you need to sign up to the Penny Black Club.

Next we welcome back Crafts U Love..............

.............who are expecting deliveries of the new 'Creatable, Craftable and Creatables' dies this month and taking advance orders so you can get your as soon as deliveries arrive. The are also stocking the lovely new Poppy Stamp dies as well as 97 new Memory Box dies, so do pop on over to their store and take a look at their huge selection. Their prize is a £15 vouncher to spend at their store.
Flonzcraft are another regular sponsor.................

................ and if you are not familiar with their stamps then where have you been as they offer a fabulous range of quality Vintage inspired images at extremely good prices. They are offering one lucky winner a $20 spend at their store as well as a 12% discount to entrants of our challenge - just add "Penny Black and More entrant" in the comment section when placing your order.

Finally Sir Stampalot who stock a huge range of Penny Black stamps as well as products from all the leading craft companies.

 The prize from them this month for the winning entry using a Penny Black stamp:

Now for some inspiration from the Design Team who I am sure you will agree have created a fabulous collection of inspirational pieces again this month and to start us off we welcome our Guest Designers for February with these stunning creations.....................

Jo my friend and teamie from our sister challengeAllsorts

and Pauline who was selected from the applicants to be one of our Guest Designers

Using Penny Black 4362F Garden of Life

Using Penny Black 2695J Sing, Laugh, Dance and Flonzcraft Baroque corner set

using PB stamp 2896H cuddle and hobble

using PB flowers sweet 30-096

Using PB 4077K Daydream and 30-103 wishes for the main sentiment,
Hugs and Kisses sentiment from a sentiment selection from Flonz

using Penny Black "sweet on you" 4295K

 Using PB stamp 4097J Christmas Note 

Penny Black - Just Buzzin By 1729K

Made using Penny Black 40-024 Rain Or Shine Slapstick stamp and Flonz Butterflies and Sentiment

Good luck everyone and look forward to seeing all your entries.

And don't forget we are always on the lookout for Guest Designers, so if you would like to be considered please add GD next to your name when you enter.


jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

such pretty cards from the dt . janex

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Anonymous said...

I would love to have joined in but its PINK! ARRRRRRRRRRRgh! tehehehhehhe :)

MaryH said...

So many lovely entries. The pink on my card is not as 'pink' as many I see, but I hope it will fit in with the theme. Thanks for offering a chance to see some gorgeous cards and enjoy a pleasant browsing afternoon.

Nat said...

Gorgeous cards from the DT for a fab challenge.

Anonymous said...

I forgot to put GD by both of my post , , please consider me I would love to design for you .

scrappymo! said...

Great challenge! Thanks for the chance to win and great inspiration from the design team!