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Sunday, 29 March 2009

Challenge 15....

is all about Spring-a-ding,ding and the clocks go forward - yayyyyyy...brighter evenings coming...so let's see a nice bright card from everyone this week...use yellows, oranges, pinks etc.

You can use any stamp you like this week..BUT only Crafty Pad Stamp entries will be eligible for the prize

The prize this week is some lovely Papermania Retro Brads:)



Here are the lovely bright inspirational cards from the fab DT members. :)

Dawn has used Faith tres belle:-



Tina has made 2 cards, Faith blowing Hearts and Just Ted on the Ball:-




Debbie has used Faith tres belle:-





Linda has used Just Ted with Flower:-





If you do not have a blog then please email me your entry and I shall post it up here. :)

Here is the email entry from Joani - she has used the butterfly - beautifully stamped onto acetate.




Looking forward to seeing your creations. :)

xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Challenge 14 Winner :)

Thank you to you all for your wonderful submissions - and specal thanks to TigerLover for yours. :) She is only 11 and has her own blog too...so a big welcome to you and hope to see you join in on more Crafty Pad Challenges. :) :)

Onto the winner chosen by my random org widget = 1 - this translates to..
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Pascale - Congratulations. :) Here is Pascale's winning entry. :) :)


I shall post your frames out to you tomorrow Pascale. :)

I would like also to send TigerLover a wee something for taking part - so can you please email me your postal addy and I will get it posted out to you also. :)

Joani - yes you too will have a wee something for joining in too. :) :)





xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Sunday, 22 March 2009

Challenge for today is...

Happy Mother's Day to all the wonderful mum's out there...hope you all have a great day. :) :)

This weeks challenge is challenge number 14 and we would like you to make a card for a female in your life who you think the world of other than your mum. Could be a sister, aunt, gran, friend etc. :)

Please use any Crafty Pad stamp if you want to be in with a chance to win the prize. :)
OR
Use any stamp at all to join in on the fun - but it is only fair that Crafty Pad stamps entries are entered into the draw. :)


This is this weeks prize:-
A great selection of varied sizes and colours of Bazill frames:-


Here are the DT's amazing cards to give you some inspiration:-

Dawn has used Just Ted with flower for her card:-



Linda has used Just Ted - with Heart - from the Just Ted all Occasions set HERE







Tina has used Butterflies to make this gorgeous hanging flower:-




Debbie has made an Interlocking card, altered a candle and a Roundie that is the latest card swapping craze. :)

Here is the interlocking card made with Faith looking Sure (you can find Faith HERE)- you can find the template from PCJ HERE






Here is the altered candle using the Butterflies and Verse stamp set:-





And here is the Roundie made using Faith on her windowseat:-




Please do visit the individual blogs of the DT members (links are in the side bar) to see full info on how they made these beautiful cards. :)

Please email your entries if you do not have a blog and I shall post them up here. :)

Here is an email entry from Joani:- thank you Joani it is an inspirational card and I love the pocket you have created. :) :)





Look forward to visiting your blogs to see your wonderful creations. :) :)



xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Winner of Challenge 13 is...

And the winner is
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3 from my random number widget - this translates to...

PAULA - Congratulations Paula - will post your goodies off to you tomorrow. :) :)

Here is Paula's beautiful card:-



Thank you for all the wonderful submissions..:) :)

xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Thursday, 19 March 2009

2nd Guest DT

I would like to announce that we have a new Guest DT set up for mid April and I am very pleased to say that she has agreed. :) :)

It is the very lovely Rozzy - you can see her personal blog HERE. :)

I am looking forward to working with Rozzy - she is one lovely lady. :) :)

xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Sunday, 15 March 2009

Free papers to download...:)

Here are 3 papers if you would like to download them - they are free...:)

Just click on the picture to bring up the larger version - then right click and save as to your pc. :) :)

The DT have used these papers this week to offer some inspiration if you need it. :) :)








Please enjoy them. :)

xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Challenge 13..

For this weeks challenge we have a sketch for you to follow. You may twist it if you wish as long as we can see the basic sketch...enjoy..:)

Please use any Crafty Pad Stamp. :)

There are free papers in the post above this one.......:)
You do not have to use the free downloadable papers. :)

Here is the sketch:-



Here is the prize for the winner:-
12 pots of various coloured glitter, 1 pot of yellow flock (perfect for easter) and a selection of foiled flowers, leaves and shapes. ;)



Now for the wonderful inspiration from the fabby DT ladies...:)

Debbie has 3 cards she has used Just Ted with Heart, Faith looking Sure and Butterflies with verse set.(All cards have been made using the free downloadable papers)









Tina has used Butterflies with Verse set and she has also used one of the free downloadable papers. :)





Dawn has used Just Ted - Hugs



Linda has used Ted with flowers and the orange polka dot papers available from the Crafty Pad.


Please visit the DT's blogs for further info on how they created these wonderful cards - their links are in the side bar. :) :)

Look forward to seeing your great cards ladies...and if you do not have a blog then please email me with your entry and I shall pop it in this post. :)

Email entry from Joani..:)




xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

The Winner is....

The winner of challenge 12 is (using my random number widget)...

Joani - congratulations and well done. :) :)

Here is Joani's gorgeous winning card. :)



I shall get your goodies in the post tomorrow for you - enjoy. :)

Thank you to everyone for their submissions. :)


xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Sunday, 8 March 2009

AND THE WINNER OF BLOG CANDY IS.......

Using my random number generator widget - the winning number is....
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18 - This translates to...
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JULIE - CONGRATULATIONS JULIE

Please email me your full postal addy and I will get you candy stamp of Faith on Windowseat in the post to you. :) :)

Thank you to everyone who joined in with the candy fun.. :) :)

xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Challenge 12

This weeks challenge we would like to you use our recipe please. :)

Please use any Crafty Pad stamp. :)

Here is the recipe :-

Flower, a circle, a ribbon, a charm. You may add any other ingredients you like but must use the basic recipe. :)

Look forward to seeing your creations. :)

This week we have a yummy prize for the winner. It is paper, material, ribbon, brads, chip board, tickets and a wee tree stamp etc from the wonderful 'Quirky Kit' from Crafty Templates.



Here are some stunning cards for you inspiration from the very talented DT team. :)

Linda has used Just Ted on the Ball:-





Tina has made two cards for you using the Butterflies set and Just Ted with Flower:-




Dawn has used:- Butterfly Set



Debbie has made two cards using The Butterflies with verse set and Just Ted with Flower:-



















Please visit their blogs for more details on how they created these beautiful cards. Links are in the side bar. :)

Please email if you do not have a blog and I will post your entries in this post. :)

Email entry from Joani:-

Joani has used the gorgeous butterfly set and has stamped them onto acetate and layered up to give this gorgeous effect. Thank you Joani - we love your card. :)






xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx