Saturday, May 31, 2014

Saturday Spotlight #43

Hello Everyone!
 
Thank you to all our regular entrants, we really appreciate your support!
It is always great to see new faces too!
 
Congratulations to all of you who entered the
    
 We received 18 outstanding entries for the challenge!
Visiting all your blogs was such a delight!


You are all winners!

We really loved your interpretation of the challenge!
It almost feels unfair to pick just a few. 

   

 
The Spotlights in numerical order:
  
 The first spotlight falls on #3 Angeline Choo
 
All your cards are such fun friendship cards! 



 
 The second spotlight falls on #7 Marilyn S
 
This card brought a smile to our faces! Fabulous!

 



The third spotlight falls on #16 Begoa Martinez

 
Cool colour combination on this girly friendship card!


 

We have a few excellent runner-ups too!!
It was not an easy task to pick a few!
 
In numerical order they are:
#8 Ruthie Lopez – great male friendship card!
#17 Nicky – Your card is pretty and funny at the same time!
#18 Jessi – The two little penguins are so sweet!

 

Take some time to visit the blogs of everyone in the spotlight! 

 
 You will be inspired and get some excellent ideas!
  Don't forget to leave some love! 

 
Please make sure that you link only your blog post,
not your blog, not your photo,
as well as linking back to the challenge
We can only spotlight you if you link back to us in your post
If there is a twist, we spotlight only those that followed the twist 
and mentioned it in their link or post.
 
If you are one of our favourites, grab your badge here:
    

 


 
Don't forget about our current challenge:
Our regular weekly challenge with a twist/theme
 

 
Do come and join in the challenges, you might win something
or the Spotlight might be on you next time!


 
Hugs
Rene

PS. Like our Facebook Page & follow us on Pinterest!
Link your spotlight creations!
We would love to share your creativity!
.

 Thanks for your support, it is always fun to get feedback!
 
Please Note
Saturday Spotlight is a Just for Fun way of giving recognition to our loyal entrants/followers

We have WINNERS!

Hi everyone, Doris here with
WINNERS - WINNERS - WINNERS - WINNERS - WINNERS!
 
First up, let's get the winners of our
Friends/Friendship challenge.
Thank you to our sponsors
 

 
 
 
 
Our first winner comes from #9 kRen at A Fourth Life
 
 
kRen has won her choice of 7 digi images
from Bugaboo Stamps!
 
 
Our second winner comes from #8 Ruthie Lopez at My Hobby My Art
 
Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons - Guest Designer - Ruthie Lopez - My Hobby My Art
 
Ruthie has won a $10 gift certificate to the
 
Next up, some winners from the
May Anything Goes Challenge!
We had 490 fantastic projects for this challenge and want to
thank EVERYONE for entering!
We have 3 prizes from 3 fabulous sponsors and can't thank them enough!
 
First up is Smeared Ink
 
 
Our first winner is Karen Petitt from stamping in pINK

Karen has won a $15 voucher to the Smeared Ink store
 
Next sponsor is All Dressed Up Stamps
 
 
 
Our second winner is from #338 Wendylynn at Wendylynn's Paper Whims
 
Wendylynn has won her choice of 2 digi images from the
 
Our third sponsor is The Eastwind
 
 
 
Our third and final winner is #24 Emily from Pieces by Emily
 
Emily has won her choice of 3 digi images from
 
 We'd also like to thank our Guest Designers who joined us
for the May Anything Goes challenge - fantastic projects!!
 
which will be open until June 3.
Congratulations to all our winners!
 
 
 
 
 


Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Anything BUT a Card Challenge!

Welcome crafters! It's Maureen here today hosting this week's challenge! 
The theme I have set is 'Anything But a Card'... that's right, you can make
anything you like for this week's challenge - except a card!! 
No cards! Yup, you read it right - don't make a card!!
Here's hoping the fabulous team here will get your creative juices flowing
 with these fabulous inspiration projects. 
Our sponsor this week is The Octopode Factory and they are offering 
a $10 gift certificate to spend on their images for the lucky winner.
Here's what the team have been up to this week for you!

Maureen -Art Journal Page - Labyrinth Goblin King!


Sharon - Wedding Planner

Jenny


 

Well, I hope these projects have got you thinking and planning! 
Cant wait to see what you create! Mo xxx 

Monday, May 26, 2014

Winner of the Thank You challenge

Hi everyone, Doris here with the winner of the
Thank You challenge.
A huge thank you to our sponsor
 
 
 
This week our winner comes from Hazel at Dido's Designs
 
Hazel has won her choice of 2 digi images from
Rick St. Dennis' store.
 
We'd also like to thank all our
Guest Designers who joined us for this challenge
and for the amazing projects they shared with us.
 
Don't forget to check out our
Friends/Friendship challenge HERE which
is open until May 27.
 
Thanks for stopping by!
 
 

Sunday, May 25, 2014

April Spotlight!

Hello Everyone! 
Thank you to all of you who entered our 
Fourth almost month-long
Anything Goes Challenge!
      

 
  We received an amazing 573 entries for the challenge! 
 Visiting all your blogs was such a pleasure!

    

You are all winners!
     


This is a photo heavy post showcasing the fabulous April Pick.
Unfortunately we cannot pick everyone, but keep on entering,
you never know when the spotlight will fall on you!


    
 Spotlights for the challenge in numerical order:
 
 Spotlight #1 falls on #19 Wies
What a clever pop-up card! Love the look on Garfield's Face.


 Spotlight #2 falls on #29 Adina
How glamorous! The sentiment is just perfect!

 
Spotlight #3 falls on #30 Andrea W
Your card is so sweet, will melt the heart of any receiver!

 
Spotlight #4 falls on #89 Anyth
Your colouring makes the image come alive!


Spotlight #5 falls on #100 Jo
How cute! Love the vibrant combination of colours!

 
Spotlight #6 falls on #160 Amy A
Isn't this just too sweet for words?
 
 
Spotlight #7 falls on #235 Crafting Mum Louise
Your blue fairy is so pretty!
 
 
Spotlight #8 falls on #271 Holly G
Image, colours and colouring works magically on this card!

    
Spotlight #9 falls on #344 Katie Stringer
Your monochromatic scheme is done so beautifully!
 
 
Spotlight #10 falls on #351 Shery
Excellent! Fabulous card and great tutorial!! This is on my to-do list!

 
Spotlight #11 falls on #417 Traceymo
The scene you created is lovely!
 
 
Spotlight #12 falls on #514 ArteKatie
White-on-white makes an elegant card!

 
Spotlight #13 falls on #550 Linda Simpson
Striking Pink card! Clever use of doilie!

 
Spotlight #14 falls on #559 AJ
Pink and green makes an attractive combination!
 
 
Special Spotlights for Innovative creations:
 
Special Spotlight #1 falls on #13 Valery Anne
This Easter egg isn't just pretty, it's the perfect hiding place for yummy treats!
Loved the step-by-step info!

 
Special Spotlight #2 falls on #218 Lyla
Believe it or not, Lyla is only 12 and she and her mum made this lovely chime!
You go girl!

 
Special Spotlight #3 falls on #259 Gerda
A beautiful way to give a pretty card!
Thanks for showing us how you did it!

 
Special Spotlight #4 falls on #535 Crafts by Bobbie
Anyone will feel special receiving this fabulous basket!

 

 
As usual, it was not an easy task to make the final choice!
Take some time to visit the blogs of everyone in the spotlight! 

 
 You will be inspired and get some excellent ideas!
  Don't forget to leave some love! 
Give us some feedback. We always like to hear what you think! 

 

Please make sure that you link only your blog post,
not your blog, not your photo,
as well as linking back to the challenge
We can only spotlight you if you link back to us in your post

 
If you are one of our favourites, grab your badge here:

 


 

 

 
Don't forget about our current challenges:

 
Our regular monthly challenge where all kinds of projects are welcomed!
Our regular weekly challenge with a theme/twist.

 

 
Do come and join in the challenges, you might win something
or the Spotlight might be on you next time!

 
Hugs
Rene

PS. Like our Facebook Page & follow us on Pinterest!
Link your spotlight creations!
We would love to share your creativity!

 Thanks for your support, it is always fun to get feedback!
 
*** This Spotlight was delayed because of technical problems – we apologise ***

 

Please Note
Saturday & Monthly Spotlight is a Just for Fun way of giving recognition to our loyal entrants/followers