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Welcome to our challenge blog. We will post a new challenge every Thursday. You can create any card, scrapbook layout, altered item with any stamp or technique as long as it is a new project, no backlinks please. To join in please post your card on your blog and then enter via the Linky Tools button at the bottom of every challenge post. You must leave a direct link to your creation as well as a link back here to the challenge post. Entries close at 8:00PM MST/MDT the Wednesday before the new challenge is posted and winners will be announced at the close of the challenge (on the sidebar) as well as on the new challenge post. Please make sure to follow our blog in case you are the lucky winner...winners will be chosen by random and posted and they have until the next challenge is posted to contact me and claim the prize or there will be a re-draw! You may enter 2 (two) times per challenge as long as the creation is new and follows the challenge guidelines, have fun! You may combine challenge to a maximum of 8. We hope you will join in the fun!

Winner's Corner

#64-Meighan Wheller
#63-Sandra1968-claimed
#62-Wendy-claimed

Please contact Kelly to claim your prize!Save

Our Featured Sponsor for this challenge


The Paper Shelter

A huge thank you to the following wonderful companies that have sponsored us throughout 2014

Crafty Sentiments

Bugaboo Stamps

A Day For Daisies

Sassy Studio Designs

Meljen Designs

SNSS

Doodle Pantry

The Stamping Chef

Lacy Sunshine

Craft Classes Online

Dr. Digi's

Digistamps4joy

Dilly Beans Stamps

Inky Impressions

Delicious Doodles

Kelly Schelske

Kelly Schelske
Independent CTMH Consultant

Thursday, November 27, 2014

#65-All That Glitters-The Paper Shelter


Hmmm, ok well clearly I must of been lacking some glitter or sparkle in my life because last week's challenge was Bling Is The Thing and this week our challenge is All That Glitters:-)  He He!

Our lovely sponsor last week was the super fun Crafty Sentiments!  They have offered 3 digis (non colored) to one lucky person! 


I have used random.org to choose a number for me and that is entry 
#28-Meighan Wheller
Congratulations Meighan!  Please contact Kelly to claim your Crafty Sentiments prize!  Thank you Crafty Sentiments!

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So as I said earlier, All That Glitters is our challenge for this week and at this time of year, I think it's a perfect challenge.


I love the images available from The Paper Shelter and am happy to have them back as our sponsor for this challenge! Not only do they have a $20 gift certificate available but they have also provided gorgeous images for my team to work with this week!

Here's a wee bit about The Paper Shelter:

"If you are looking for fun, cute and lovely digi stamps for your paper-crafting or web design projects, The Paper Shelter is your one-stop boutique! This growing catalog of high-quality digi stamps with many different kind of options offers a multitude of themes such as everyday items, holidays, special occasions, children, adorable characters and creatures. Stamps are available in standard black and white line art, as well as in pre-colored format. Images are wonderful for coloring and make perfect additions to greeting cards and scrapbook albums. In "The Paper Shelter" you'll also find great other resources for all crafts (or digital) projects, like Paper Packs, Printables, Accesory sheet, etc."

Joanne using Fantasy On Ice

Maggie using Exotic Enchantment

Amy using Exotic Enchantment

Céline using  Fantasy On Ice

So there we have some gorgeous design team creations featuring All That Glitters and now it's your turn!  Show us your creation that fits our All That Glitters challenge this week, you could win a $20 gift certificate to The Paper Shelter!! I hope you'll play along with us this week!

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Please be sure to follow our rules before linking up! 
~your project must be new, no backlinks  
 ~you must link directly to your creation as well as back to the challenge blog 
 ~you may enter 2 times per challenge   
~you may combine challenges for a total of 8- not 10, 20 or a kazillion, 8 only please   
~you must follow the challenge as outlined above  
~Have fun and get crafty!!


Thursday, November 20, 2014

#64-Bling Is The Thing-Crafty Sentiments


Fantastic entries last week featuring a Banner!  Our lovely sponsor was Bugaboo Stamps!  They have 7 digis available to one lucky person!  
http://www.bugaboostamps.com/


Our random.org chosen winner is entry 
#8-Sandra1968
Congratulations Sandra!  Please contact Kelly to claim your Bugaboo Stamps prize!

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 This week, I am pleased to welcome back Crafty Sentiments as our sponsor! They have 3 digis for one lucky person!
http://craftysentimentsdesigns.co.uk/
   
Our challenge this week is Bling Is The Thing...so please add some Bling to your creation!  Our design team has been lucky enough to work with images courtesy of our sponsor Crafty Sentiments and they have some fab creations for you below. 

 Monica using Fancy Dress

Judy using Mia Howdy

 
 

 

Excellent creations from my team as always!  Now it's your turn.  Please show us some Bling on your card for your chance to win 3 digis from Crafty Sentiments!

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Please be sure to follow our rules before linking up! 
~your project must be new, no backlinks  
 ~you must link directly to your creation as well as back to the challenge blog 
 ~you may enter 2 times per challenge   
~you may combine challenges for a total of 8- not 10, 20 or a kazillion, 8 only please   
~you must follow the challenge as outlined above  
~Have fun and get crafty!!

Thursday, November 13, 2014

#63-Banner-Bugaboo Stamps



Really, really great entries from last week's Button challenge everyone!  Thank you for taking the time to play along with us!  
http://www.adayfordaisies.com/

Our wonderful sponsor was the fabulous A Day For Daisies and they have kindly offered a $12 gift certificate to one lucky person!  That lucky person as chosen by random.org is entry
#10-Paper Whims (Wendylynn)
Congratulations Paper Whims!  Please contact Kelly to claim your $12 gift certificate from A Day For Daisies.  Thank you so very much A Day For Daisies!

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This week, I am pleased to welcome back Bugaboo Stamps as our sponsor.  As always, they have kindly donated 7 digis to one lucky winner....and my team got to play along with some fabulous images as well!  Thanks Bugaboo!

http://www.bugaboostamps.com/


Our challenge this week is Banner...so as you will see below, it can be a banner as included in the image you use or on that you add to your card...or both!!  Either way as long as there is a visible banner on your card, why don't you join in the fun with us! 

Here are some fabulous creations by my fabulous team this week!

Jackie using Pumpkins & Leaves

Inside

Céline using Scene it-Ladybugs

Tamie using Hedge Hog Flowers


Fabulous creations I must say!  Now I hope you will enter your card featuring a Banner!  You could win 7 free digis from Bugaboo Stamps!!

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Please be sure to follow our rules before linking up! 
~your project must be new, no backlinks  
 ~you must link directly to your creation as well as back to the challenge blog 
 ~you may enter 2 times per challenge   
~you may combine challenges for a total of 8- not 10, 20 or a kazillion, 8 only please   
~you must follow the challenge as outlined above  
~Have fun and get crafty!!

Thursday, November 6, 2014

#62-Buttons- A Day For Daisies


Oh my, I think our Patchwork Pretties challenge stumped a lot of people!  That wasn't my intent, honest, I just thought it would be a fun "challenge"!  
http://buysassystudiodesigns.blogspot.ca/ 
Sassy Studio Designs was our wonderful sponsor and along with providing images to the design team, they have also offered 4 digis to one lucky winner!  Our winner as chosen by random.org is entry
#3- Claudia
Congratulations Claudia!  Please contact Kelly to claim your Sassy Studio Design digis.  Thank you Sassy Studio Designs!

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This week I am am pleased to welcome A Day For Daisies back as our lovely sponsor.  
http://www.adayfordaisies.com/

A Day For Daisies provides themed categories of over 1000 digital illustrations, including fairy tales and magical mermaids, cutie kids, vintage illustrations, sentiments and lovely designs for all occasions!
 ADFD WEBSITE: www.adayfordaisies.com
ADFD BLOG: http://adayfordaisies.blogspot.com
ADFD FACE BOOK: http://www.facebook.com/pages/A-Day-For Daisies/142905905744876?ref=ts
ADFD ETSY: http://www.etsy.com/shop/adayfordaisies

Our challenge for you this week is a much easier one I promise....Buttons....show us your buttons...see, easy right!!  Our design team has been lucky enough to work with some fabulous images from A Day For Daisies and have showcased Buttons for you right here....

Judy using Curvy Balloons 


I sure hope you will grab your Button jar and join us this week!  You could win a $12 gift certificate to A Day For Daisies!

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Please be sure to follow our rules before linking up! 
~your project must be new, no backlinks  
 ~you must link directly to your creation as well as back to the challenge blog 
 ~you may enter 2 times per challenge   
~you may combine challenges for a total of 8- not 10, 20 or a kazillion, 8 only please   
~you must follow the challenge as outlined above  
~Have fun and get crafty!! 

Thursday, October 30, 2014

#61-Patchwork Pretties- Sassy Studio Designs



Thank you to everyone who played along in our Halloween challenge last week!  Really great entries by all, I love the fun cards everyone made!  

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 Our fabulous sponsor was Meljen's Designs and one lucky person will win 4 images of their choice (non colored) just for playing along with us!  Thanks Meljen's!!  Our lucky random.org chosen winner is entry
#34- Kerrie Brown
Congratulation Kerrie!  Please contact Kelly to claim your Meljen's Design prize!

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http://buysassystudiodesigns.blogspot.ca/

This week, I am super excited to have Sassy Studio Designs back with us!! They have kindly offered 4 digis as the prize to one lucky person!  Our challenge for you this week is Patchwork Pretties and my team has done a knockout job of this one!!  So basically what I mean by that is have your card look like patchwork of some kind...quilting comes to mind when I think of Patchwork! 

My team has been lucky enough to work with some fabulous images from Sassy Studio...have a look....

Joanne Using  Little Honey's Wicked

Jackie using Wicked Honey

Amy  using Kiss The Bride 

(did a Quilt Block)

Maggie using Wicked Honey

Céline using Little Honey's Wicked

Tamie using Kiss The Bride 



Wonderful creations right...so now I bet your thinking of what you can come up with and I sure hope you'll join us this week!  Sassy Studio Designs has offered 4 images to one lucky person....it might just be you!
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Please be sure to follow our rules before linking up! 
~your project must be new, no backlinks  
 ~you must link directly to your creation as well as back to the challenge blog 
 ~you may enter 2 times per challenge   
~you may combine challenges for a total of 8- not 10, 20 or a kazillion, 8 only please   
~you must follow the challenge as outlined above ~Have fun and get crafty!! 


Thursday, October 23, 2014

#60-Halloween- Meljen's Designs


Fantastic Animal Friends entries from last week's Sweet N Sassy sponsored challenge!!  Really great work, thank you to all of you that played along with us!  Our winner is entry
#31-Crafteresa UK
Congratulations Crafteresa UK!  Please contact Kelly to claim your $10 gift certificate to Sweet N Sassy Stamps for some new digis!

http://www.sweetnsassystamps.com/

A fabulous $10 gift certificate is available to one lucky person who joined us, thanks Sweet N Sassy!


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So it's already October 23rd and that means that Halloween is right around the corner...perfect timing for our Halloween challenge this week!  Our sponsor is the adorable Meljen's Designs and along with providing oh-so-cute images for the design team to work with, they also have offered 4 digis (noncolored) to one lucky person!

http://www.meljensdesigns.com/

Our design team has made some fabulous Halloween creations and I sure hope you'll pop on over and have a visit...but be sure to come on back and enter your card!

Denise using Franken Kitty

Kelly using Fish or Treat Cat

Pam - Little Witch Hazel

Monica - Little Witch Hazel


Nancy - Victorian Goth Girl


Ang using Little Witch Hazel




Now, it's your turn!  Please make sure you have followed the rules below before you link up your Halloween creation!  That way you'll have a chance at the 4 digis Meljen's Designs is so kindly offering!
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Please be sure to follow our rules before linking up! 
~your project must be new, no backlinks  
 ~you must link directly to your creation as well as back to the challenge blog 
 ~you may enter 2 times per challenge   
~you may combine challenges for a total of 8- not 10, 20 or a kazillion, 8 only please   
~you must follow the challenge as outlined above
~Have fun and get crafty!!