Saturday, 14 July 2018

Challenge 88 and Winners of Challenge 87



Good morning and welcome, 

I hope you all had a fantastic crafty fortnight. Thank you so much for your entries for last times challenge. It was lovely to see your gorgeous entries.

Please scroll further down this post 
for the winners of last times challenge.


We would like to say 'Hello & Welcome' to Claudia, who is a new member of our team.

Now onto our new challenge for this fortnight at Crafty Friends...
The theme of this challenge is

You can make anything you like, maybe a card, a scrapbook layout of even home decorYou can use any products you like to enter as long as it follows the theme for this fortnight. 

Our wonderful sponsor for today's challenge is 
Bugaboo.

Here is a bit of information about Jodie and Bugaboo Stamps: As if raising 5 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 work of papercrafting by opening an online store full of her illustrations. Bugaboo Stamps has become one of the leading companies in digital images. From seriously snarky to sugar 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 Stampilicious. And finally, join the Bugaboo Stamps DT for the weekly Challenges at Catch the Bug.

If you are our lucky winner of this challenge, you will receive 4 digital stamps of your choice from Bugaboo's store.  HERE is the link to the store - it is really worth a visit.  They sell a large selection of gorgeous digital stamps.  For more inspiration from Bugabootake a look at their Challenge Blog and Facebook page.

If you would like to be in with a chance of winning this fabulous prize,
please enter your creation using Inlinkz below.

Don't forget you can enter up to 3 times



...and here is inspiration from Team 2... If you want to take a closer look at the DT's beautiful cards or leave them a comment, just click on the name above their card and it will take you straight to their own personal blogs.

We would like to say "THANKS" to Jodie
for kindly supplying the digital stamps used on the DT cards.

Claudia using Dottie Baking


Diane Louise using 
Frame it Red Wine [kindly supplied by Sponsor]
Friends Dont let Friends Wine Alone 2 [digital stamp already owned]
Glass of Wine a Day [digital stamp already owned]
RubyTidbits - tequila [digital stamp already owned]


Geesje using Wine is the Answer


Ine using Friends Dont Let Friends Wine Alone


Petra using Gertrude Eat More Pie


Linda using Dottie Baking

 







Here are the lucky winners from our last challenge, 
number 87 (Fairy and/or Fantasy) ....

Our randomly picked winner who will receive a prize 
from 'A Day For Daisies' is 
Number 36 Rijacki


Congratulations, please contact Diane Louise at craftyfriendschallengeblog8@gmail.com  to claim your prize and receive your winners badge.  On your email, in the subject line, can you put the words 'Winner of Challenge 87, ADFD'

(Don't forget, you have 14 days to claim)

... and now for the Top 3 favourites as chosen by Melanie.  Congratulations and please collect your Top 3 Winners badge from the tab at the top of the page.


Wonderful colouring and fabulous dies that fit perfectly to the beautiful mermaid.
A card in my favourite colours (blues & purples). 
Love all those different stamps that created this wonderful scene.
A gorgeous shaker card. Love the colouring and overall composition of the card.





Have fun crafting this fortnight

Crafty Hugs
Diane Louise and Team 2 Ladies xx


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Saturday, 30 June 2018

Challenge 87 and Winner of Challenge 86

Hello everybody and welcome to our latest challenge!

Before I give you details of this challenge, I would like to say a big thank you to everyone who entered our last challenge, all the entries were fab, we loved looking at them all :)

Please scroll further down this post 
for the winners of last times challenge.



Before I mention our new challenge, I am very sorry to say that we are saying 'Goodbye' to Laura , who is stepping down from the team and she has made her last card for this challenge.  

Thank you so much Laura for all your gorgeous cards you have made for our challenges.  Very best wishes for the future, we are all going to miss you.


The theme of this fortnights challenge is
FAIRY AND/OR FANTASY

You can make anything you like, maybe a card, a scrapbook layout of even home decorYou can use any products you like to enter as long as it follows the theme for this fortnight. 


Here are details of this challenge's wonderful sponsor... 

A Day for Daisies (ADFD)
 A Day For Daisies provides themed categories of over 3000 digital illustrations and a fast growing line of new clear polymer stamp sets, including fairy tales and magical mermaids, cutie kids, vintage illustrations, sentiments and lovely designs for all occasions! 

If you are our lucky winner of this challenge, you will receive a $12.00 gift card to spend at ADFD's on-line store to buy digital stamps of your choice.  Click HERE to be taken to their web-store and HERE to be taken to their Etsy Store and for more inspiration take a look at their Blog and Facebook page.

If you would like to be in with a chance of winning this fabulous prize,
please enter your creation using Inlinkz below.

Don't forget you can enter up to 3 times


 Here is the DT inspiration from our talented ladies, 
take a look and then please do join us :) 

We would like to say "THANKS" to Tammy 
for kindly supplying digital stamps for the DT cards.

Wendy using her own digital stamp from ADFD, Standing on a Flower


Helen using a digital stamp supplied by Sponsor, Vintage Fairy Ring 2


Laura using a digital stamp supplied by ADFD, Talking with the Moon.
 

Diane Louise using a digital stamp supplied by ADFD, Sweet Fairy of Flowers.

Ela using a digital stamp supplied by ADFD, Ruffly Flower Fairy
 


Lisa using a digital stamp supplied by ADFD, Frosty Snowflake Fairy.


Melanie using a digital stamp supplied by ADFD, Fairy Bug Chase.
 



So here are the winners of last times challenge number 86 (Anything Goes)

Our randomly picked winner who will receive a prize from 'Drawn By Krista' is....

No 16 Paperesse
Taurus birthday card featuring Digital Delights stamp, sentiment and paper, by Paperesse.

Congratulations, please contact Diane Louise at craftyfriendschallengeblog8@gmail.com  to claim your prize
and receive your winners badge.  On your email, in the subject line, can you put the words 'Winner of Challenge 86, Drawn by Krista'

(Don't forget, you have 14 days to claim)

and now for the Top 3 favourites, as chosen by Diane Louise... I found it so hard to pick 3 from all the entries, so I have chosen 5 this time... Congratulations and please collect your Top 3 Winners badge from the tab at the top of the page.

No 125 Carole
A fabulous card... Vera Lane images are so fun and quirky, plus I absolutely love the sentiment Carol has chosen for her card - 'Beautiful Things are on the Horizon'.


No 79 Mel
Beautiful drawings and gorgeous colouring and it looks even more lovely in a frame. A fantastic male themed project.
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No 53 GerJanne
Such a wonderful seaside scene, using fabulous dies, there is so much to look at.
No52 Annette
WOW, the colouring of Audrey Hepburn is absolutely stunning, great card layout too.
No69 Scrappy Scatty Jan
A great card shape, which has been decorated beautifully using cute animal images and beautiful colouring too, must have taken Jan ages to create.



Have fun crafting this fortnight.

Crafty Hugs
Diane Louise & Team 1 Ladies xxx


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Those leaving a comment on any post on this blog, or entering a piece of artwork into Inlinkz, do so in the knowledge that their name and blog link are visible to all who visit this blog and in so doing, have published their own personal details and consented to our use of that personal information, should it be selected as a winner or accredited work.