Challenge No. 33 - Thank You ~

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 33!

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

You're cute little turkey creations last week were very fun, and I appreciate those of you who joined me!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 32 ~
Grab the Winner's Badge to display proudly (over to the right), 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!  You have until Tuesday, 11/24 at 6PM to claim it.

The theme for the next TWO Week's:
~ Thank You ~
Since I will be traveling over Thanksgiving, this will be a two week challenge of thank yous, and a good time to reflect on all that we are thankful for. I'm certainly thankful to those of you who visit, leave sweet comments, and for those who choose to join my challenges too. You all inspire me :)
Rules to Join Challenge No. 33 ~
 Create anything handmade and crafty as long as it says Thank You, Thanks, or any form of it ~ That's it!  

Since this is a two week challenge
there will be 2 winners chosen:
First Place The winning creation will have a choice of one of these 3 cards I've posted for this two week long challenge plus the Bonus below.  Second Place ~ The bear hug thanks card shown at the end.

 
Thank You Card No. 1 ~
Stamp: Stampin' Up/Seasonally Scattered, DP: Scrap, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2

Thank You Card No. 2 ~
DP: Graphic 45, Digital Sentiment: Pink Petticoat, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Thank You Card No. 3 ~
DP: Authentique, Close to My Heart/Cricut - Die Cut Thank You, Border die cut: My Favorite Things, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

First Place Prize Bonus:
In addition to choosing one of these 3 cards from this challenge, I am also including 4 double-sided pieces of Authentique DP, and some bling :)

Second Place Prize ~ Bear Hug Thanks:
Second Place / Bear Hugs Thanks ~
DP: Close to My Heart/Cricut - Die Cut Thanks, Stamp: WPlus9, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"


Have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!!!




Challenge No. 32 - It's Turkey Time ~

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 32!

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

All of your beautiful Fall leaf creations last week had me swooning, and I appreciate those of you who joined me!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 31 ~
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! You have until Wednesday, 11/18 at 6PM to claim it.

This week's theme is:
 It's Turkey Time ~
Show me your best handsome little fella and if you don't have any, or if you'd like to download the FREE digitals that I used today, there is a link for them in each of the descriptions for the 3 that I used this week :)
Rules to Join Challenge No. 32 ~
 Create anything handmade and crafty as long as it it has a Turkey 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:

Turkey Card No. 1 ~
FREE Digital Image: MelonHeadz,
DP: Little Yellow Bicycle/Feels like Home, Size: 3 1/2 x 5

Turkey No. 2 ~
FREE Digital Image: Karen's Doodles,
DP: Little Yellow Bicycle/Feels like Home, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"


Turkey Card No. 3 ~
FREE Digital Image:  Dearie Dolls,
DP: Little Yellow Bicycle/Feels like Home, 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 2 5x5 pieces of feather cardstock, a turkey die cut, and some cute ric-rac :)







Challenge No. 31-You "leaf" me Breathless ~

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 31!

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

I loved the fun apple creations last week, and I appreciate those of you who joined me!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 30 ~
#2 Michele ~
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! You have until Wednesday, 11/11 at 6PM to claim it.

This week's theme is:
 You "leaf" me Breathless ~
Since I wanted to create with some beautiful Fall leavesI of course felt the sentiment on Card No. 1 seemed perfect for the name of this week's challenge :)

Rules to Join Challenge No. 31 ~
 Create anything handmade and crafty as long as it it has one or many Fall Leaves 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:
Fall Leaves Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb white, Cardstock: Stampin' Up, Digital Image: Whimsie Doodles,
DP: Happy Harvest/Doodlebug, Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, die cut,
embossing folder, burlap string, a button. Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Fall Leaves No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb white, DP: Close to My Heart, Digital Stamp & Sentiment: Verve,
 Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, enamel dots. Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"


Fall Leaves Card No. 3 ~
The leaf and the sentiment were stamped at a workshop at The Occassional Artist, which is a shop here in Glendale, Arizona.  I brought it home to finish it off.  I apologize for not getting the makers of the stamps.
Card Base: Stampin' Up, Accessories: Vellum, ribbon, rhinestones, edge distresser. 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 2 5x5 pieces of double sided leaf papers, a tree stamp from Unity Stamps, some Happy Harvest twill ribbon, and some green leaf ribbon :)






Challenge No. 30 - How 'bout them Apples ~

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Welcome back to Challenge No. 30!

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

It was very fun to see all of the great October colors used in so many different ways last week, and I appreciate those of you who joined me!

~ Winner of Challenge No. 29 ~
#4 Gypsy Angel ~
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! You have until Wednesday, 11/5 at 6PM to claim it.

This week's theme is:
 How 'bout them Apples ~
It's the best time of year for apples, and just about any kind you like are available right now, including caramel apples :)

Rules to Join Challenge No. 30 ~
 Create anything handmade and crafty as long as it it has an  Apple 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:
Apple Card No. 1 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb white, Cardstock: Stampin' Up, Digital Image: A Day for Daisies,
DP: Basic Grey/Herbs & Honey, Accessories: ProMarkers, pastel pencils, Sugar Pea Designs die cut,
paper doily, enamel dots. Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"

Apple Card No. 2 ~
Card Base:  Michael's 100 lb white, DP: Studio Calico/South of Market, Stamp: Close to My Heart, Accessories: Embossing folder/ink/mister, burlap string, edge distresser, Size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2"


Apple Card No. 3 ~
Card Base: Michael's 100 lb ivory, DP: Studio Calico/South of Market, Digital Stamps: Bear/Birdie Brown, Sentiment/From the Heart Stamps, Accessories: Oval nestie, proMarkers, pastel pencils, twine, a button, edge distresser. 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 3 5x5 pieces of Doodlebug Designs/Happy Harvest double sided papers, 2 apple die cuts, and some red & white baker's twine  :)




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