Please note that every challenge in this blog can be entered with any form of art work, not just cards. Themes may have to be slighly altered, but as long as they represent the general idea, feel free to enter.

Monday, July 31, 2017

July Challenge Winner

Thanks to everyone for sharing all their gorgeous cards with us for the July challenge with our wonderful sponsor, Ike's Art.  There were so many beautiful creations., we were blown away!  It was so very hard to choose the top three.   Be sure to thank our sponsor and check out all the wonderful stamps from Ike's Art..

Here's a badge for our winner this month

WINNER #3 Cass

Please contact Holley ( with your email address. Please grab the Winner Badge to share on your blog and thanks so much for joining our challenge this month.  We look forward to seeing more creations from you and all the other participants

Why were there more than the number of entries drawn?  
if you us a sponsors image, you get an extra entry. You entry bonus number is added to the END of the list. For example if there are 10 entries. You are card #1 who used a sponsor's image. You drawing numbers are #1 and #11;

Now for the Top 3 creations as selected by the Design Team Members, in no special order.
Please click their names in order to check out their blogs to get more info on their creations.

#5 Leslie T

Leslie, we'd love you have you as a guest DT, please email me Holley at

# 21 Desiree F

Here's Your Winner Badge:

Stay tuned for the August contest, starting tomorrow!

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Mid Month reminder, an Ike's Art Challenge this month

It's time for our mid-month reminder for the challenge with wonderful images from Ike's Art!  We have been loving the entries this month and we can't wait to see more.  As always, theme is anything goes and if you use a Ike's Art stamp, you will be getting an extra entry in the drawing.  Don't forget, Ike's Art is having a wonderful sale this month, 50% off though the end of July! So run and get some images to join in the contest, CLICK HERE!

Here's a little mid month inspiration from some design team members:

Image: Daisy Cat

Image: Part of Sea Life 12pc Set

using: Seeds

using: Husky, part of the Inuit World Tour Series Set

Now we are ready to see your fabulous creations!  CLICK HERE to go to this month's contest

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Summer Fun! A Challenge with Ike's Art

Summer is here and we are ready for a June Challenge with wonderful images from Ike's Art We are so happy to have you here this month!  It's the start of a brand new contest and we are looking forward to seeing all of your awesome creations.  As always, theme is anything goes and if you use an image from our sponsor, you will be getting an extra entry in the drawing.

HUGE excitement over at Ike's art, 50% off sale this month, so be sure to stock up one some wonderful stamps and then use them to play in our contest this month!!

using: Mousie Munch

using: Daisy Cat

using: Seeds

Guest Designer
using:  Seeds
using:  Plotting

Now we are ready to see your fabulous creations!  You can share up to three cards per month with us unless they are with the sponsor's images.  Please grab our badge to let everyone know you play with us!  If you would like to try out to be a guest designer, please add GDT to your name when entering!