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Sunday, 28 February 2010

Challenge 60

The lovely Crafty Ribbons have very kindly agreed to sponsor The Crafty Pad
- date of their sponsor will be announced soon. :) They shall be giving their beautiful ribbons as the prize. They shall be sponsoring us every few weeks - yayyy.


Just click on their pic to take you there. :)
They have the most wonderful selection of ribbons you could feast your eyes on. Ribbons for all occasions and all types. Pop over and check out their full range - you will not be disappointed I promise you. :)
Us crafters can never have enough.
So watch this space for the sponsor date. :) :) :)

Thank you for all the gorgeous entries - really great to go and visit you all. :) :)

Now on to this weeks challenge - we have a sketch for you drawn up by our own lovely Maxine. :)


You may twist or turn it or add extra embellishments if you wish. :)

The prize will be
 some yummy Easter Ribbons from Crafty Ribbons

How gorgeous are they - wouldn't mind some myself..lol

If you use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered twice.
If you do not use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered once.

We have 2 GDT's for you this week...
The very lovely Sarah and
The very lovely Emma
Welcome to you both ladies - your work is beautiful. :) :)

Now for the much awaited inspiration:-

Sarah:



Emma:



Maxine:



Suzi:





Pat:



Rozzy:




Ester:



Debbie:




 


All cards have been made using
Roshell & Chickie stamps - both digi and clear.
Click here to see the full range.


All entries to be in by Saturday 8PM GMT.

Please do go and visit the personal blogs of all the DT & GDT's (links are in the side bar)
You will find all the information on how they created their examples. :)

All email entries - please email me and I shall post up
your entry here. :)

Here is an email entry from Joani - she has used a Faith Image.
It is gorgeous Joani thankyou. :)


Look forward to seeing all your entries. :)

UPDATE ON BLOG CANDY
THE BLOG CANDY HAS NOT BEEN CLAIMED - 
I AM ALLOWING UNTIL WEDNESDAY 3RD MARCH 6PM
FOR THE WINNER - ANNETTE - TO CONTACT ME.
IF IT HAS NOT BEEN CLAIMED BY THEN I
SHALL DRAW ANOTHER NAME AND ANNOUNCE
IT AFTER 8PM THAT SAME EVENING.



xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Winner of Challenge 59

 Thank you all very much for your beautiful entries - we all have great fun visiting you. :) :)
The winner this week is Number 13 - lucky for some..lol
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This translates to Lou  Congratulations Lou - please email with confirmation of your GDT spot with us. :)

Here is Lou's fabulous easel card, she has use Diggin' Albert ( The Crafty Pad stamp) - available from HERE




xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Sunday, 21 February 2010

Challenge 59

Thank you to everyone who joined in last week - sorry I didn't personally get around to visiting you all but I was a bit under the weather - I know that the lovely DT members did. :) :)

Blog candy 10 stamp giveaway finishes 22nd Feb

Now for the challenge this week we have a colour combo for you:
Please use the colours Brown, Blue and Cream or White. :)

The prize shall be 1 week GDT and a Crafty Pad Digi stamp
that the DT shall be working with too. :) :)

If you use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered twice.
If you do not use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered once.

Our GDT this week is the very lovely Tracey - lovely to be creating with you again Tracey. :)

We have some stunning examples for your inspiration this week. :)


Tracey:



Suzi:


Rozzy:



Pat:


Ester:



Maxine:


Debbie:
This is an altered CD



This fabulous examples show just how versatile
Teddies do Piano clear or digi stamp is.
Suitable for male and female cards. :)
You can find the stamp HERE

All entries to be in by Saturday 8PM GMT.


Please do go and visit the personal blogs of all the DT & GDT's (links are in the side bar)
You will find all the information on how they created their examples. :)

All email entries - please email me and I shall post up
your entry here. :)

Look forward to seeing all your entries. :)

xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Winner of Challenge 58

The winner for this challenge is:
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Debs - Congratulations Debs - please contact me with confirmation of your GDT spot. :)

Here is Debs card




xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Sunday, 14 February 2010

Challenge 58

Happy Valentines Day to everyone. :)

We have a fabulous new release this week that I am extremely pleased with and hope you will be too. :)  It is of course the Teddies do Piano image - It is ready for you to buy now - HERE.

The BLOG CANDY is still running for another week - you have until the 22nd to join in - HERE.

Please do pop over to The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs and read about all the news over there. :) :)

Thanks for all the fabulous entries last week - the creativity out there is amazing. :) :)

We have a sketch for you to follow this week :-

You may twist it, turn it and add extra embellishments if you wish. :)

The prize shall be 1 week GDT and you will work with
the same DIGI image as the DT members.

If you use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered twice.
If you do not use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered once.

This week we have the lovely Joani as our GDT - Joani does not have a blog.

Now on with the absolutely amazing examples for you -
and I am sure you will agree they all have done a fabulous job. :)

All examples have been created using the BRAND NEW RELEASE -
Teddies do Piano stamp/digi image.
This comes in stamp and digi form - it is a generous size and comes with the
seperate text stamp too.
All you have to do is decide wether you want clear stamp or digi download. :)
It is a stamp that will cover all occasions for male, female and familes etc.
You certainly will get lots of use from this image. :) :) :)

Joani:
This shows the stamp paper pieced and minimally coloured. :)



Rozzy:
Works brilliantly with monochrome papers. :)




Ester:
Looks fabuous with soft colours. :)


Pat:
Distressed papers give a beautiful effect. :)



Suzi:
Browns and creams - for any occasion card. :)




Maxine:
Lovely warm cosy and cheerful card. :)



Debbie:
Bright pinks for that feminine look. :)



All entries to be in by Saturday 8PM GMT.

Please do go and visit the personal blogs of all the DT & GDT's (links are in the side bar)
You will find all the information on how they created their examples. :)

All email entries - please email me and I shall post up
your entry here. :)



Look forward to seeing all your entries. :)


xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Winner of Challenge 57

Beautiful entries to the last challenge - thank you all for entering. :)

The winner of this week's challenge is..
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No 6 which translates to........

Tiggertastic  Congratulations Sarah. Please email me with confirmation of your GDT spot. :)

Here is Sarah's card:-


xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx

Sunday, 7 February 2010

Challenge 57...

Thanks for all the lovely entries - thoroughly enjoyed visiting you all. :)

Don't forget to enter the BLOG CANDY 10 stamp giveway..HERE
And also check out the BIG SALE and bag yourself a bargain. :)

This weeks challenge has been set by our lovely Maxine and it is a Recipe:-
1 Fancy Edge
2 Hearts
3 Papers

The prize shall be 1 week GDT using a DIGI stamp
that the DT shall be working with too. :) :)

If you use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered twice.
If you do not use a Crafty Pad stamp then your name is entered once.

Our GDT this week is the very lovely Lisa - please give her a warm welcome.
Great to have worked with you Lisa - Thank you. :)

Now for all the beautiful inspiration from all the hard working DT/GDT members:-

Lisa:



Rozzy:




Pat:



Maxine:



Ester:



Suzi:




Debbie:




All entries to be in by Saturday 8PM GMT.

Please do go and visit the personal blogs of all the DT & GDT's (links are in the side bar)
You will find all the information on how they created their examples. :)

All email entries - please email me and I shall post up
your entry here. :)

Here is an email entry for Joani..she has used
Milo Mouse - New Home and coloured the
image digitally. :)

Look forward to seeing all your entries. :)
 
xxThe Crafty Pad Teamxx