Saturday, 30 July 2011

Week #166 - 30th July - Sponsored by The Craft Barn

It's Saturday, so we kick off the weekend with another sketch challenge :)

This weeks challenge is sponsored by our regular sponsor

The Craft Barn

"We are a UK based business selling a wide range of craft supplies including stamps, dies and embossing folders, punches, an extensive range of items to alter and decorate and much more for your scrapbooking and card making projects. We are committed to providing the best, most up to date craft products at great prices, coupled with first class service.

Some of the leading companies that we stock include Stamping Bella, Ranger, Tim Holtz, Crafty Individuals, Martha Stewart, Katzelkraft stamps, Nestabilities, Craftwork Cards, Copic Pens, House Mouse, Viva Décor, Eco Green crafts and Cosmic Shimmer to name but a few.

We are constantly adding new products to our range of craft supplies so be sure to add us to your browser favourites so you can pop back and see us."

The Craft Barn offer a wide range of goodies for all crafters from all things 'Cuttlebug' to grunge paper, from cottage cutz dies to cosmic shimmers, then there's your essentials like cardstock and papers and adhesives.

Not forgetting their HUGE stock of clear and rubber stamps to tantalise you!

There really is something for everyone :)

For all the latest products that have been added to the site PLEASE CLICK HERE, fab NEW products added, including the NEW SPECTRUM NOIR marker pens!

You have this weekend to take advantage of the Summer Sale Spectacular at The Craft Barn, there's 50% off hundreds of products in store.
Don't delay - order today ;)

Fancy a fun & crafty day out?
Visit The Craft Barn on SATURDAY 6th AUGUST for their minifest
Featuring FREE DEMOS with

Jean Hardy from Crafty Individuals

Jenny Mayes from Hobby Art

Carole Cann

Karen Maccoy

Jane Collma

Neil Walker

Kathy Byrne
 The Craft Barn are giving away another fabulous prize this week to our challenge winner, a prize that any Tim Holtz fan will want for their collection...

Tim Holtz Alterations: Movers & Shapers Magnetic Die - Artful dwelling

This Movers & Shapers window die showcases the bold and edgy style of Tim Holtz®.
The window die must be used in any one of the Movers & Shapers base dies or base tray.
The Artful Dwellings measure approximately 1 7/8" x 3 1/4" to 2 1/2" x 5 1/8". These die-cut shapes are cutest when paired with Movers & Shapers Magnetic Die Set - Mini Openings

Told you it was a fabulous prize didn't I?
With special thanks to Sandy & everyone at TCB xx

Here is this weeks sketch...

And here is the beautiful card made by our GDT Janne

Janne, thank you so much for sharing your talent with us all this past month xx

Here are the equally beautiful cards made by The Saturdays...

We hope that you will join us again this week.  To be in with a chance of winning that fab prize from The Craft Barn, please leave a DIRECT LINK to your creation with Mr. Linky below, thank you ......


  1. Hi, I couldn't see the Linky.

    Therefore this is my post

    Hope to here from you


  2. The DT cards this week is lovely (as they are every week!). Lots of inspiration :)

  3. Hi,
    all your cards are really fantastic.

  4. great cards!!!Nice sketch!

  5. Great sketch again this week! Also I loved the work from the DT-members.
    Hugs, Renata.

  6. Thanks for a great sketch and lots of inspiration!

  7. Fab sketch! Lovely cards by the DT once again!x

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  9. Great Sketch I really enjoyed working with it

  10. As always, beautiful inspiration from the design team. Thanks. ~ Rose

  11. Great sketch and inspiration. THank you.

  12. Wonderful sketch and amazing inspiration from the design team! Thanks for both! :)

  13. Fabulous sketch this week and lovely inspiration !!

  14. Great sketch, love to work with this one ;o)
    Awesome cards from the DT.

    Janneke XO

  15. Great cards, great sketch!


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