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Sunday, April 15, 2018

#194 World Art Day


Hi everyone, hope you have all had an amazing 2 weeks doing what you love.  

 This fortnight we are celebrating World Art Day and would like you to create a work of art.   Some ideas would be make an ATC (Artist Trading Card) create a background for a card, make a picture to be framed, make a card with a scene, maybe an Art Journal Page, Mixed Media, maybe a zentangle or a collage.  The choice is yours, unlimited entries here and with other challenges allowed for this challenge.


We are also looking to increase our Team, would you like to be on the Design Team.  If so, please click on the link below for full details.  All levels of experience will be accepted.


We didn't get many entries for our last challenge, but a big thanks to those who did enter, we did get wonderfully crafted projects.

The winners as picked by random.org are

The winner of the Creative Bug prize
 


The winner of the Lia Stamps prize
 


 The winner of the My Besties prize
 

Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  
Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject, please also mention which prize you have won. Don't forget to take your badge from the side bar..

 And everyone receives a Top 3 mention
Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.

 Onto this fortnight's challenge
We are celebrating World Art Day and would like you to create a work of art.   Some ideas would be make an ATC (Artist Trading Card) create a background for a card, make a picture to be framed, make a card with a scene, maybe an Art Journal Page, Mixed Media, maybe a zentangle or a collage.  The choice is yours.  There are no restrictions on the number of entries  or on how many other challenges you also enter.  Craft away and enter your Work of Art.

Our Sponsors for this fortnight are


 Prize: The images the team uses


 Prize: $10.00 worth of images (Does not include digital papers.)



Prize: 3 images


 And some inspiration from the Design Team

Team members creating with Mari's Digis


collage

Carol G
Unicornio


Carol G
maridigisstore2-ideia-arteira


Team member creating with Scribbles
 
Easter Egg Mason Jar



Carol G
a-52-serendipity



Team members creating with Knitty Kitty

Now it's your turn.


Sunday, April 1, 2018

#193 What's your Challenge Choice No. 1


Happy Easter
to everyone. 

We have to say farewell and thankyou this challenge to Sabina, she has decided to step down from the Team to allow more time for family, something we all understand.   Wishing her well, and inviting her back at anytime. Best wishes Sabina.

Hi everyone, how quickly the year is moving on, here we are at the 4th month, April are you ready for a challenge with a difference.

During the year we are going to have choice challenges, you may enter as many times as you wish and also enter as many other challenges as you wish.  In other words craft to your hearts content and spread the word that this challenge is a bit different.

You have up to 3 choices for this challenge (enter 1 or enter all 3 as often as you like)

1. Use the Sketch provided
or
2. Use the colours "Blue Green and Yellow"
or
3 Use the Sketch with the colours Blue Green and Yellow.

As mentioned before you may enter as many times as you wish, with one or more of the challenge choices, (you may like the colours, maybe you like sketches, it doesn't matter which of the challenges or all of the challenges you enter) it is totally up to your creative mojo, but you must follow at least one theme.

Firstly let's look at the wonderful flowers everyone made last week.

The winners as picked by random.org are:

The winner of Digi Stamps 4 Joy prize




The winner of The Paper Nest Dolls prize


The winner of Wink Wink Ink prize

Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  
Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject, please also mention which prize you have won. Don't forget to take your badge from the side bar..

Top 3 in numerical order






Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.


Onto this fortnight's challenge
"Your Choice"


Our Sponsors for this fortnight are:


https://www.etsy.com/shop/LiaStampzShop
 Prize is the same as the Team used


Prize: 3 images


Challenge details are:  

You have up to 3 choices for this challenge (enter 1 or enter all 3 as often as you like)

1. Use the Sketch provided
 
 
or 

2. Use the colours "Blue Green and Yellow"

or 

3 Use the Sketch with the colours Blue Green and Yellow.

As mentioned before you may enter as many times as you wish, with one or more of the challenge choices, (you may like the colours, maybe you like sketches, it doesn't matter which of the challenges or all of the challenges you enter) it is totally up to your creative mojo
but you must follow at least one theme.



Team creating with Creative Bug

Alex
Using Cuddle Buns Gets Squished
Sketch
Engelchen
Easter - bun-bun
Sketch and Colour
Melanie
Easter Lily
Sketch and colors challenge


Sketch


Team creating with Lia Stampz

Birthday crocodile -sketch and colour combo
Sugar Girl
Sketch
 

Team creating with My Besties
Sketch
 


Sabina
Besties Owls

When entering please stipulate which choice you have taken. Just adding the number will be sufficient.
#1 - Sketch
#2 - Colours, Blue, Green and Yellow
#3 - Both Sketch and Blue Green and Yellow