Friday 30 September 2016

September winners

Good morning Peeps, time to announce the winners of our September challenge and also say a big thank you for so many wonderful entries. So the winners are....................

The three prizes from Penny Black

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Katarina not claimed so re-drawn Friday 7th October and  new winner claimedPenny Black celebrate card with cat by kamadesign

Izzy claimed and received

Pat  not claimed so re-drawn Friday 7th October and new winner claimed

The prize from Marianne Designs

Elena - claimed and prize shipped

And the prize from Sizzix

Marina claimed and received by winner

Congratulations to you all, please mail me with your full names and postal addresses so I post your prizes. Any prizes unclaimed by Thursday 6th October will be re-drawn and new winners notified by e.mail or blog comment.

And as usual, the DT have been keeping they eyes on the entries using Penny Black images and would like to invite Stephanie to be our Guest Designer in November, please mail me so I can tell you more about our theme for that month.

Pop back Sunday when we will have a brand new challenge for you with lots of lovely prizes as always.

Sunday 18 September 2016

Some mid month inspiration

Good morning everyone, just popping in with some mid month inspiration following this months 'Add a Sentiment' theme. We have seen lots of lovely entries so far but there is still plenty of time if you have not joined in yet or would like to enter a second or even third creation.

Here is what the Design Team have created to inspire you................

Using Penny Black 40-449 Light Touch, 40-282 Twirls and 30-229 Special Wishes

Using Penny Black 30-336 Buddy and Duck

Using Penny Black sticker 10-156 Dear Friend, 30-229 Special Wishes

Using Penny Black 40-099 Soft Wings and 30-115 Lace Delight

Using Penny Black 40-352 Festive Florals, 51-165 Joyous Season and 51-019 Holly Berries

Using Penny Black 30-015 Zoophabet

Using Penny Black 40-063 Merci Bouquet and 30-105 Gratitude

Using Penny Black 1122K Sharing A Moment

Thank you for taking a peek today.

Sunday 4 September 2016

September challenge - Add a sentiment

A very good morning to you all, welcome to our September challenge where this month our theme is..........
********Add a Sentiment********

It's as simple as that, all we ask is that you remember our basic rules listed below.

We are a stamping challenge so must see hand stamping as the focal element of your artwork, it can be a stamped image/s, large sentiment or quote.........the one exception is Penny Black Stickeroos. But no digi images and entries using them WILL NOT be eligible for prizes. It so upsets us to see names come out in the draw who are not eligible for a prize because they have not read the rules. You can enter up to three times, combine with other challenges and use any make of stamp.

On to another super array of prizes............

Penny Black invite you to explore their creative world and see for yourself why their rubber stamps, stickers, beautiful papers for scrapbooking, cardmaking and stamp crafting are everyone’s favourites. Their products are designed to integrate style and colour for creating the best handicraft projects ever. If you would like to be one of the first to hear about new products from Penny Black please click here to join the free club, plus their Facebook is full of activity and news.

This months prizes from them are a set of Bear stamps, a Christmas sentiment die and a fun cling stamp.

Marianne Designs is a Dutch owned craft manufacturer. The company was established in 1994 by Marianne Perlot and is based in the Netherlands. For years now, we develop all our products with much care and quality. We have a practical understanding of the needs of crafters, we integrate product development, design and customer service to bring fresh ideas and beautiful products to the craft industry. All to enable the consumer to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other projects and enjoy this wonderful hobby. We produce a wide range of products which represent a complete concept of paper crafts. There are different lines of stamps and dies with matching papers and materials to decorate your card or scrap. Products are chosen carefully for mixing and matching and stimulating creativity.

Sizzix, there's no bigger or better place for craft materials, custom dies and machines that can die-cut, emboss and texturize many materials, including cardstock, paper, construction paper, fabric, faux fur, felt and foil plus much more.

We are pleased to welcome our Guest Designer Helene, my teamie from our sister challenge Allsorts who has made this lovely card to inspire you.

Using Penny Black Gossamer 3866K

And her is the wonderful inspiration from the Design Team..............

Using Penny Black 2695J Dance, Sing Love and 4-099 Soft Wings

Using Penny Black 30-283 Snippets, 10-194 Flower Field Stickeroo
Penny Black 30-298 Enamor and 30-297 Sprinkles and Smiles

Using Penny Black 30-021 Garden Friends, 30-014 Salutations and 30-026 Tiny Wishes

Using Penny Black 30-301 Patisserie and 30-297 Sprinkles and Smiles

Using Penny Black 40-438 Elegance

Using Penny Black 1088K Gardening Bunnies and 3852E True Friends

Using Penny Black 40-236 Garden Assistant

Using Penny Black 3170F Everyday and 3381K Aspire

Using Penny Black 40-454 Tandem

Good luck everyone.

Friday 2 September 2016

August winners

Good morning to you all and our thanks for all your wonderful entries, as always we were blown away by all your lovely work.

So here we go with the winners..............

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The prizes from Penny Black:




The ribbons from Crafty Ribbons:


The prize from Sizzix:


Well done to you all, please mail me with your full names and postal addy's so I can send your prizes. Any prizes not claimed my midday GMT 8th September will be re-drawn.

And we would love to invite Delphine to be our Guest Designer in October, please mail me so I can tell you more about our theme for that month.

I will be back bright and early on Sunday with our new challenge and lots more prizes.