Challenge No. 21 - Anything Goes with Green & Gold ~

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Color Palette Source - Sarah Hearts

Welcome back to Challenge No. 21!

I'm always happy you stopped by to visit, and love it even more when you join me!

Your Girlfriend entries last week were all so sweet, and I so appreciate those of you who joined me in helping to spread some love to our Besties!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 20 ~
 #3 Jeanne J.
Grab the Winner's Badge to display proudly (over to the right at the top), and Email me at jeannie.thomas@yahoo.com with your mailing address to let me know which card from last week you'd like as your prize!

This week's theme is Anything Goes with Green & Gold;
I am originally from Wisconsin and a die hard Packer fan. Since football season has begun, I'm only seeing green and gold right now. What a gorgeous Fall color inspiration picture too! 

Rules to Join Challenge No. 21 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, pocket letter, tag,or anything handmade and crafty as long as it has Green & Gold on it that's it!

Challenge Award The winning creation will have a choice of one of these 3 cards I've posted for this weekly challenge.

Green & Gold Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DP: CTMH (Retired), Stamp & Sentiment: Unity Stamps,
  Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, die cuts, rhinestones, twine, wink of stella glitter, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Green & Gold Card No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DP: Stars/Webster's Pages and a scrap, Stamp Sets: Paper Smooches,
 Accessories: ProMarker for hi-lites, burlap string, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Green & Gold Card No. 3 ~
Card Base: Michael's 100lb, DP: Stampin' Up, Stamp Set: CTMH/Treats of Friendship
 Accessories: ProMarkers, die cut, sequins, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/2 x 6"

BONUS:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including a few fun Green and Gold things; tags, butterflies with bling, and some gold clips!




Challenge No. 20 - Girlfriends! ~

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 20!

I'm always happy you stopped by to visit, and love it even more when you join me!

Your Purple Rain entries last week were all so fun and beautiful, and I can't thank you enough for helping to bring more Purple into the world!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 19 ~
 #3 - Bonnie ~ 
Grab the Winner's Badge to display proudly (over to the right at the top), and Email me at jeannie.thomas@yahoo.com with your mailing address to let me know which card from last week you'd like as your prize!

This week's theme is Girlfriends;
Where would we be without them? ~


Rules to Join Challenge No. 20 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, pocket letter, tag,or anything handmade and crafty as long as it has to do with Girlfriends that's it!

Challenge Award The winning creation will have a choice of one of these 3 cards I've posted for this weekly challenge.


Girlfriend Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DPCTMH/Blossom, Digital Stamp: Fresh Brewed Designs/Fundraiser,
  Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, die cut, sugar dots, distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Girlfriend Card No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DPCTMH/Blossom, Digital Stamp: Broken Box Stock/Walking Buddies (Free),
Digital Sentiment:  Create with TLC, Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, burlap string, circle nestie/ink & sponge,
embossing folder, scallop edgelit, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Girlfriend Card No. 3 ~
Card Base: Michael's 100lbDP: CTMH/BlossomStamps: Unity (Older Kit of the Month),
 Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, burlap string, a button, sequin, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/2 x 6"

BONUS:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including a few things perfect for a girlfriend card; a Unity Stamp, some pearl bling, and 2 pieces of 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 glitter paper!!





Challenge No. 19 - Purple Rain ~

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 19!

I'm always happy you stopped by to visit, and love it even more when you join me!

I was over the moon with happiness with the Boys will be Boys entries from last week!  They were all so fantastic, and I thank you all sooo much!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 18 ~
 #10 ~ Susan!! ~ 
Grab the Winner's Badge to display proudly (over to the right at the top), and Email me at jeannie.thomas@yahoo.com with your mailing address to let me know which card from last week you'd like as your prize!

This week's theme is Purple Rain;
 Anything Goes with Purple ~

Rules to Join Challenge No. 19 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, tag,or anything handmade and crafty as long as it has purple on it that's it!
  It's my favorite color, and I just happen to like Prince too!

Challenge Award The winning creation will have a choice of one of these 3 cards I've posted for this weekly challenge.
Purple Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DP: ScrapsStamp: Close to My Heart,
  Accessories: Chocolate ink, ProMarkers, Cricut shape, ribbon, edge distresser, flower, rhinestone, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Purple Card No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DP: Recollections/Kraft it Flora 6x6 paper pad,
Stamp & Sentiment:  Newton's Nook,
  Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, burlap string, a button, edge distresser, and white glue,
 Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Purple Card No. 3 ~
Card Base: Stampin' Up, Watercolor paper, and paper piercer, Stamp: Stampendous,
 Accessories: ProMarkers, burlap string, a button, sequins, pearls, purple ink/sponge, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

BONUS:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including a few things that are purple to add to your stash; A bobbin of purple baker's twine, some bling, and 3 crocheted Jeannie flowers!!



Challenge No. 18 - Boys will be Boys ~

Sunday, August 9, 2015


Welcome back to Challenge No. 18!

I'm always happy you stopped by to visit, and love it even more when you join me!

I just LOVED all of the awesome Color Inspiration entries from last week!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 17 ~
 #7 ~ Cindy!! ~ 

Grab the Winner's Badge to display proudly (over to the right at the top), and Email me at jeannie.thomas@yahoo.com with your mailing address to let me know which card from last week you'd like as your prize!

This week's theme is a Boys will be Boys;
 Masculine / men / guy / boy cards ~

Rules to Join Challenge No. 18 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, tag,or something handmade and crafty that has anything to do with guys / boys that's it!

Challenge Award The winning creation will have a choice of one of these 3 cards I've posted for this weekly challenge.
Guy Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Stampin' Up, DP: ScrapDigital Stamp & Sentiment: The Alley Way Stamps,
  Accessories: ProMarkers, embossing folder, twine, circle nestie, epoxy dots, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Guy Card No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DP: Crate Paper/Boys Rule 6x6 paper pad,
Outside Stamp:  CTMH, Inside Stamp: Tim Holtz
  Accessories: ProMarkers, embossing folder, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Guy Card No. 3 ~
Card Base: Michael's 100 lb, DP: Basic Grey/Herbs & Honey 6x6 paper pad,
 Digital Image: DigiStamp Boutique, Accessories: ProMarkers, Stampin' Up Die Cut, craftworkcards candi,
edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

BONUS:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including a few things to make a "manly" card; A star stamp set from Scenic Route, some self-adhesive metal "studs", and some denim twill ribbon!!
Boys will be Boys:





Challenge No. 17 - Color Inspiration ~

Sunday, August 2, 2015


Welcome back to Challenge No. 17!

I'm always happy you stopped by to visit, and love it even more when you join me!

Thank you soooo much for all of the wonderful entries last week!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 16 ~
 #12 ~ Billie!! ~ 

Grab the Winner's Badge to display proudly (over to the right at the top), and Email me at jeannie.thomas@yahoo.com with your mailing address to let me know which card from last week you'd like as your prize!

This week's theme is a Color Inspiration;
 Goldenrod, Turquoise & Ruby ~

Rules to Join Challenge No. 17 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, tag,or something handmade and crafty that has anything to do with the Color Inspiration colors that's it!

Challenge Award The winning creation will have a choice of one of these 3 cards I've posted for this weekly challenge.

Color Inspiration - Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Stampin' Up, DP: Crate Paper/The Pier 6x6 paper padDigital Stamp: A Day for Daisies,
  Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencil, doilies, burlap string, edge distresser, and white glue,
Layout Inspired by: Heather/House Built of CardsSize: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Color Inspiration - Card No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb, DP: Backgound/Watercolor paper & inks, FlowerMy Friend Ronah/CTMH,
  Accessories: Stampin' Up die cut/Thank You, sequins, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Color Inspiration - Card No. 3 ~
All Cardstock:  Stampin' Up, Stamp Set: Power Poppy, Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils,
 embossing folder, lace, twine, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

BONUS:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including this cute Unity Stamp and 3 bobbins of the inspiration colors of twine!!




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