Saturday 27 March 2010

Week #96 - 27th March - sponsored by The Craft Barn

Good Morning everyone! :)
This weeks challenge is being sponsored by The Craft Barn

Best Independent Retailer - South of England - 2009

...for all your crafting needs

Latest news from Sandy & Ian...

Summer Craft Extravaganza
Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th June


We have just released the fantastic line up of demonstrators that we have for you this year and it is our most amazing line up ever!!!
There is simply no other event like this in the crafting calendar, with 23 wonderful demonstrators from the US, Canada, France and the UK. The demonstrations are FREE & run continuously throughout both days. This year we have hired three halls in Lingfield to accommodate the demonstrations to ensure you get the best views and the maximum possible chance to spend time with each person.

Line up includes:
Suze Weinberg,
Emily from Stamping Bella,
Leandra from PaperArtsy,
Jean Hardy from Crafty Individuals
and lots, lots more very talented crafters

CLICK HERE for further info about this fabulous event.

NEW Woodware Stamps and Nestabilities & Impressabilities NOW IN STOCK!

and for all the latest new releases that have been added to the store, Please click HERE.

Remember, The Craft Barn is the place to buy your STAMPING BELLA stamps, exclusively online for the first time in the UK.

This weeks prize is divine, you get to choose 3 Cosmic Shimmer Misters of your choice! :)

Shimmer Mist is suitable for use on any porous surface. You can also remove the spray pump and dip in a brush to create even more shimmering effects, and make amazing backgrounds for your cards or scrapbook pages.

You want to win them don't you? OK, here is this weeks sketch...

And here is our talented Guest Designer, Lena Katrine`s fab card!!

Lena, thank you so much for joining us throughout March, your cards are stunning! xx

And here are the delightful creations made by the design team...



Thank you for dropping by, I hope you give this weeks sketch a try so you could be in with a chance of winning 3 shimmer misters of your choice :)

winner of challenge #95

WOW! What a response to last weeks challenge! Over 200 enrtries!!! *claps*
Thank you all so much for entering :)

The winner of that brilliant Angry Ballerina stamp & the selection of mixed pins that have very kindly been donated by Nikki at Bunny Zoe's Crafts is....

Timi! (Timi's Crafty Corner)

Congratulations!! Please EMAIL ME with your FULL POSTAL ADDRESS so that I can pass this onto Nikki who will post your prize to you,
Thank you :)

Jo xx

Saturday 20 March 2010

Week #95 - 20th March - sponsored by Nikki Fairbairn

Bunny Zoe's Crafts are sponsoring Sketch Saturday this week :)

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Nikki Fairbairn, who owns this great company has a fantastic offer this weekend where EVERYONE'S A WINNER! because Nikki is offering a fabulous 20% off ALL In2Stamps for this weekend, ending midnight Sunday 21st.
While you are filling up your basket with goodies, please take a moment or two to see the fantastic range of charms & spacers that are available for you to buy.

Nikki has a fabulous prize for the winner of this weeks challenge too..
a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp called "Angry Ballerina" PLUS a selection of mixed pins

don't you just love that stamp! lol

Here is this weeks sketch...

I asked Nikki if she would like to make a card alongside us and we are delighted that she said yes, just look at this stunning card!, thank you Nikki :)

And this gorgeous creation has been made by Lena, our Guest Designer for March...

simply beautiful!

And of course, the stunning work made by our talented Design Team...

...using the same stamp that you could also win this week!

Thank you so much for stopping by today, we hope you all have a fab weekend, and find loads of time to craft too! ;)

winner of challenge #94

The winner of the generous $25.00 gift certificate, kindly donated by Simon Says Stamp! is....

Joynana! (love that paper)

Congratulations!! Please EMAIL ME so that I can pass on your email address, so that Steph from SSS can let you know how you can claim your prize. Thank you.
Have fun choosing!

Jo xx

Monday 15 March 2010

#94 - by email

Here is a beautiful card made by Regena, I especially love the stamped image..

Lovely work Regena, Thank you for taking part in our challenge :)

and here is another fabulous card made by Etsdas...

thank you once again! xx

Saturday 13 March 2010

Week #94 - 13th March - sponsored by Simon Says Stamp

OMG!! what a fabulous response to last weeks challenge!!!
I'm wondering if it was the lure of the Hanglar stamp that did it ;)

This weeks challenge is being sponsored by one of our regular sponsors, Simon Says Stamp!

"With over 100,000 items in stock, Simon is proud to offer the best selection of Rubber Stamps, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards, Altered Art, and Paper Crafting Supplies in the world!"

The fabulous Stampendous 'Changito' range can be found HERE

For the NEW MARCH RELEASE Tim Holtz, Hero Arts, 7 Gypsies & American Crafts range of products, click HERE

ALL the latest products that can be found instore can be found HERE

and of course all the exclusive Simon Says Stamp range can be found HERE

Thanks again to SSS, who are very generously offering another wonderful $25 gift certificate to spend on their goodies to the winner of this weeks challenge!

Here is this weeks sketch...

This is the stunning card made by our talented GD Lena Katrine


And here are the fabulous creations made by the design team...




Thank you for stopping by today, and to all the Mothers who will be celebrating Mothers Day tomorrow - Hope you have a wonderful day xx

winner of challenge #93

The winner of last weeks challenge who wins that totally adorable Hanglar stamp that has been kindly donated by Maya is...

Clare Brown! (Crafty Clare)

Congratulations!! Could you please EMAIL ME with your full postal details, so that I can pass this onto Maya so that she can then post out your prize, thank you xx

Thursday 11 March 2010

email entry #93

Here is a lovely, colourful entry for this weeks challenge by Etsdas.
Thank you for continuing to take part, much appreciated :)

Saturday 6 March 2010

Week #93 - 6th March - Maya`s DT week

Hello fellow cardmakers!!
It is my (Maya) turn to host the challenge,
and i hope you will like my sketch :)

I am also sponsoring the prize this week,
One lucky winner gets this adorable girl :)

The sketch for you to play with :)

Our Guest Designer for March is the talented Lena Katrine,
and she has made this wonderful card;

And here are some wonderful inspirations from our talented DT!

Good luck to everyone, and happy crafting!