Challenge No. 25 - What a Hoot! ~

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 25!

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

I was overjoyed to see all of the fun Fall colors and Orange last week - Thank you so much to those who joined, or even if you just stopped by to take a peek!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 24 ~
# 10 Annette ~
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 What a Hoot!
These little guys are popping up all over, and they are certainly seasonal right now too.
Rules to Join Challenge No. 25 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, pocket letter, tag, or anything handmade and crafty as long as it has an Owl 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:
Owl Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb. ivory. Stamp & Sentiment set:  Unity Stamps, DP: American Crafts/Autumn Crisp,
  Accessories: Pastel pencils, die cuts, brads, burlap ribbon, jute twine, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 x 5 1/2"

Owl Card No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb. ivory. Stamp & Sentiment set:  Inkadinkado, DP: American Crafts/Autumn Crisp,
  Accessories: Watercolor paper, ink, marker for splattering, pastel pencils, die cuts, enamel dots, jute twine, edge distresser, and white glue. Size: 4 x 5 1/2"

Owl Card No. 3 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb. ivory. Sentiment Stamp: Unity, DP: American Crafts/Autumn Crisp,
  Accessories: Cricut/Artfully Sent (Owl), Stampin' Up sequins, wink of stella, jute twine, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 x 5 1/2"

BONUS:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including 2 5x5 pieces of Owl paper, a birthday owl clear stamp, and 3 chipboard acorn buttons :)







Challenge No. 24 - Orange You Sweet! ~

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 24!

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

Such fun button creations last week and so many different varieties too.
  What an awesome embellishment!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 23 ~
#9 Beth ~
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 Orange You Sweet!
Since we're all in the mood for Fall, this beautiful color is getting used more right now. Create anything you'd like using just a little bit of it or a lot, the choice is up to you!

Rules to Join Challenge No. 24 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, pocket letter, tag, or anything handmade and crafty as long as it has something Orange 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:

Orange Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb. White Background DP and Stamp & Sentiment set:  Close to My Heart,
  Accessories: Cricut/Art Philosophy, ink/sponge, doily,burlap string, an itty bitty rhinestone, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Orange Card No. 2 ~
Card Base: Michael's 100 lb white, DP: CTMH, Stamp & Sentiment: Unity, 
 Accessories: Vellum, washi tape, twine, black embossing power, orange pastel pencil, twine, embossing folder, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 1/2 x 6"

OrangeCard No. 3 ~
Card Base: Michael's 100 lb ivory, DP: Scraps Stamps: Close to My Heart,
Accessories: Sequins, burlap string, edge distresser, foam tape, 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 2 4x4 pieces of DP with oranges, some baker's twine, and some cute buttons :)






Challenge No. 23 - Button it Up ~

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 23!

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

Your gorgeous creations last week reminded us all of just how beautiful September is!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 22 ~
 #8 Dorothy S.
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 Button it Up!
Create anything you'd like,
 just put a button on it!

Rules to Join Challenge No. 23 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, pocket letter, tag, or anything handmade and crafty as long as it has a button 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:


Button Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb. White Background DP: Momenta,
 Stamp & Sentiment set: Power Poppy,
  Accessories: ProMarkers, oval nestie, seam binding/colored, burlap string, a button, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 x 5 1/2"

Button Card No. 2 ~
Card Base: BazzillDP: Scraps, Digital Stamp: Pink Petticoat
 Accessories: ProMarkers, border punch, burlap string, a button, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 x 5 1/2"


Button Card No. 3 ~
Card Base:  Stampin' Up, DP: Close to My Heart/Retired Digital Stamp: Birdie Brown,
Accessories: ProMarkers, circle nestie, black floss, a button, and white glue, Size: 5 x 5"

BONUS:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including 2 5x5 pieces of button DP, some button die cuts, and an apple stamp from Unity that has some teeny tiny little buttons on it :)







Challenge No. 22 - Hello September ~

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 22!

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

Of course I just loved the Green & Gold entries from last week, and I'm always blown away by your creativity!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 21 ~
 #5 NanaConnie 
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 Hello September!
It's the first full week of the month, time to
bring out my favorite seasonal colors, and to show me what September means to you!


Rules to Join Challenge No. 22 ~ Create a card, scrapbook page, pocket letter, tag, or anything handmade and crafty as long as it has something meaningful for you for September on it that's it!  If you want to let me know what  it is I'd love to hear it, but it's not a requirement :)

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


Hello September Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb. Ivory Background DP: Pebbles/Garden Party,
 Stamp Sentiment and flower center: Close to My Heart,
  Accessories: Embossing folder/inks/sponges, watercolor paper, burlap string, edge distresser, and white glue,
Size: 4 x 5 1/2"

Hello September Card No. 2 ~
Card Base: KraftDP: Close to My Heart, Stamp Set:  Stampin' Up/Paper Pumpkin
 Accessories: ProMarkers, brown pastel pencil, round nestie, sugar dots, edge distresser, and white glue, Size: 4 x 5 1/2"


Hello September Card No. 3 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb. Ivory, Cardstock Layers: Stampin' Up, Stamp: Close to My Heart;
Sentiment: Paper Smooches, Accessories: ProMarkers, vellum, rhinestones, burlap string, 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 some burlap stickers, a cute Autumn set of clear stamps, and some plaid ribbon!







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