Sunday, July 31, 2016

AUGUST CHALLENGE

I'm back in the country and in the scrapbooking world after a month jet-setting in Europe.
My heartfelt thanks to the team for holding the fort in my absence.
Our winner for JULY is Judy W.
A prize will come out to you very soon.

Now for the August Challenge
and the criteria is butterflies!
Let your imagine run wild with this challenge, so long as we can see butterflies you qualify

Now for the DT ideas.
                                                                   LIZ

                                                                    LIZZIE
                                                                    
                                                                          MARY
                                                                           
                                                                        TRISH
 
JAN
 
LESLIE

OUR PRIZE for Australia and NZ residents is:
 A mini butterfly punch,a white heart shaped ink stamper and a bag of white/silver fibres and netting.
 
This is an easy one so get scrapping.
Entries close on 31st August, but don't wait until the last minute!!! 

Thursday, June 30, 2016

JULY challenge

Our winner for June is Donna for her beautiful entry found HERE.

I'm actually writing this early and Leslie will push the publish button.(Thank you!)
Our JULY challenge looks like this
I guess an old barn is architecture.

The CHALLENGE IS DISTRESSING plus WOOD.
You may include corrugated card etc to make it look old.
You don't have to use a barn or a horse.

Now here are the spectacular DT's work.

TRISH

LIZ

MARY


CORALIE 


I have corrugated card, distressed edges and a wooden chipboard embellishment

LESLIE
 torn paper, torn tulle, dry-brush paint, ink splatters, messy sewing; corrugated card;
wood: veneers & sequins

Aren't they fabulous?
We'd love to see what you can do.

The prize is an assortment of items, including some Christmas themed.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

June Challenge

Welcome everyone to our June challenge.
Here in Australia the weather has turned cold and winter has arrived.

We have chosen a sunny set of mosaic steps to inspire you this month.
 
Aren't those colours scrumptious?
Our challenge this month is to USE THIS COLOUR PALETTE and optional diamonds/mosaics if you want.
 
Now here's what the DT have created
MARY
 
 
LIZZY
 
TRISH
 
 
LESLIE
 
 
LIZ HOCKING
 
 
 
Here is the prize for June.
The hessian and felt hearts can be used on layouts or cards or ribbon added for decorations.
 
 
OUR WINNER FOR MAY WAS JUDY WILLEY. Congratulations.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

MAY challenge

Our winner for APRIL was Kay Van Der Male from Tumut NSW.

Now on to the May Challenge.

That's different!!!
We want you to include LAYERING AND SOMETHING REFLECTIVE.eg foil, glitter, pearls, sequins etc this month.
Here's your chance to use up some of those scraps!

I'm providing the prize this month. It will be a mixed pack of die cuts, rubber stamps and pockets for scrapbooking.


Now on to the Design Team's ideas for you.

                                                                  LESLEY
                                                                           
                                                                  LIZ

                                                                       TRISH
 
MARY
 
 
 
 
CORALIE LIZZY CRUST
 
 
 
We would love to see what you can produce! It can be a layout, card ,canvas or even a tag so long as it fulfils the criteria of layering and something reflective.
Don't leave it until the last minute!

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

APRIL Challenge

Well, Easter is over and now we are ready for a new challenge!
Our winner last month was Toni Heron
Sally from Memory Maze will be sending you a prize shortly.

Now on to the new picture.
This is known as the domino building.

 
Our challenge this month is to use SPOTS.
That should give you plenty of scope!!!!
 
PLEASE NOTE ENTRIES THIS MONTH CLOSE ON APRIL 27TH at MIDNIGHT
 
We are sponsored again by MEMORY MAZE CHIPBOARD
Again, this is not the exact prize pack but I'm sure you will be delighted by your prize should you win.
 
 
We have a guest designer this month.
Jackie from the United Kingdom!
Here is her blog http://jackin-thebox.blogspot.com.au/

Here is her layout, love the spotted background on here.
 
Thank you Jackie!!
Here is the DT's inspiration.
Something has gone wonky with the photo sizing below, sorry!
 
 
LESLIE
 
MARY

TRISH
 
 
JAN (2 cards)
 
 
                                                                       LIZ HOCKING


                                            CORALIE LIZZY CRUST

Monday, February 29, 2016

Our March Challenge

Our MARCH challenge is based around this picture

 
We are asking you to USE GESSO OR TEXTURE PASTE and SOME YELLOW.
Your layout or card doesn't have to be all yellow, but we do need to see how this building influenced you, perhaps a shape or an image it evokes.
You may do a card, tag, layout etc.
Make sure you link your blog on the right hand side by March 31st.
Please don't leave it until the last minute.
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Our sponsor this month is Memory Maze chipboard.
The winner may not get this exact prize pack but it will be a generous bundle.
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Now for our DT's inspiration
 
LIZ HOCKING
 
TRISH
 
 CORALIE (LIZZY)
 
MARY
 

 
LESLIE
 
 
Julene 
 
 
 
Our winner for February is a tie between numbers 2 and 8.
This means Jackie will be our Guest designer next month and Toni Herron is our local prize winner.
 

Saturday, January 30, 2016

February challenge

Tick tock, tick tock..................Can you guess our criteria this month?

Here is the photo. This is Sydney's General Post Office building, which is heritage listed.

Our criteria this month is to use a clock or clocks.
It can be in the photo or on the page somewhere or on your card.
We can't wait to see what you come up with.
Entries close on February 29th...I've organised an extra day in the calendar especially for this challenge!!!!

Our winner for JANUARY is Lizzy Hill.

Now on to the DT's ideas for you.

                                                    Julene

                                                    
                                                                                               
                                                      Mary


This is Mary's great grandmother.
                                                     Leslie




                                                Coralie Lizzy Crust


                                                                 Trish


                                                    Liz Hocking
The prize this month is another package from me.
There are ribbons, fibres, hearts and pockets & tags. Well worth entering to win!