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Sunday, July 28, 2013

Challenge #30 Anything Goes/Optional Twist Friendship Day

Hello to all of our talented friends!  August 3rd is National Friendship Day so our OPTIONAL twist this week is to create a card or gift for a friend.  Our newest sponsor has plenty of images that are perfect for friendship cards!  
We would like to welcome 
to our neighborhood!

Before we show you what the DT has created let's see who won last week's challenge!

Winner of Challenge #29
24.  Andy L-B
Stunning creation!  This is such a well designed and balanced piece.  
The coloring is gorgeous as are the colors and dies!
Andy please grab your badge and contact Chana at 613avenuewin@hotmail.com

Our Top 3
(in no particular order)

Using last weeks option twist to create a matching envelope:
75. Pat K. 
Simply gorgeous!

 50.  Anat (tshupile)
Beautiful paper piecing and coordinating
 flowers very unique shading!

 61.  Dawn C.
 Love the simplicity of the design, 
the fluid lines of the image & the paper piecing 

 Ladies please grab your badges!

Honorable Mentions
100.  Cinzia C.
110.  Trisha S.
119.  Betty Wright


Now here is what Team B has to offer you this week!

  Renata of  Stitched Cards & More Guest Designer
    Easel Card Box using Frieda Flapper 

 Kathi of My Creative Therapy 
using Troublemaker
shrink plastic charm 

 Vicky of Crafting Vicky 
using Girl Gamer

FranCine of Confiseries Papier 
using Happy Hour
Carol of Happy Expressions 
 using Breast Cancer Fighter

using Jasmine

using Color Me Janette


Remember we are an Anything Goes Challenge but we would love to see you use the optional theme and make something for a lucky friend! 

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Challenge #29 - Anything Goes/ Optional Twist: Create A Matching Envelope For Your Card

Hello, Crafty Peeples!  Thanks so much for all the wonderful entries last week!  We thought it would be nice to give you a chance to use the Envelope Boards we all ordered after the Spring CHA!

Challenge #28 Winner
Congratulations, Shea! Grab your badge and contact us at 613avenuewin@hotmail.com
Top Three
(in no particular order)


Wonderful CAS Design and Great Paper Piecing of the Owls!
Honorable Mention
Congratulations, Ladies!  Please Grab your Badges!
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OUR SPONSOR FOR THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE:


OUR GUEST DESIGNER FROM RSD'S ELITE DESIGN TEAM
using RSD's 1929 Hat
 Gorgeous Color Palette.
 So Pristine!
Want to see more fabulous work by Rick's amazing EDT?
Rick's EDT Blog is Sparkle and Glitter.

Here is the 613 DT Inspirations for this week!
using Beansie Doodles 
using Beansie Doodles
 using Beansie Doodles
using Rick St. Dennis
 
using Rick St. Dennis
using Beansie Doodles
using Beansie Doodles

For our Scrappers, here is another lovely page


We look forward to seeing your creations!

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Anything Goes Challenge #28

Welcome back to our neighborhood!  This week's Anything Goes optional theme is BIRTHDAY!  Everyone needs extra birthday cards, gifts, bags etc on hand!  
So show us whatcha' got!  You could win digi stamps from our wonderful sponsor  
 http://www.thepapershelter.com/
  
Now let's see who caught our eye last week!! 

Challenge #27 Winner

Denise Pusltelniak of Thru The Looking Glass
Top 3
(in no particular order)

Shea Marshall of Glitter and Bonbons
http://glitterandbonbons.blogspot.com/2013/07/floral-heart.html
Shea used our optional Create Your Own Challenge
(patterned paper, plain paper, sentiment, sketch, die cut, 
liquid pearls, pearl [on the bow], baker's twine, ribbon, lace)

  Mian Hahne    Mian's Crafty Corner
Love this toilet paper roll gift "box" for tea lights!
 
Honorable Mention
http://lescreationsdhelene.blogspot.ca/2013/07/une-carte-shabby-chic.html

Here is the DT's inspiration using The Paper Shelter images:    

Guest Designer
Renata of stitch-and-greet
using A Smart Snow White 


 FranCine of Confiseries Papier
 using Happy Birthday to Me

Vicky of Crafting Vicky
 using The Cheerleader 

Carol of Happy Expressions 
using Japanese Cute Doll 

Nancy of Design Inventions 
using Yummy 

Kathi of My Creative Therapy
  using pre-colored Japanese Cute Doll

  Jackie of Kreate With Me 2
using Fair Day 

 Sandy of Sandy's Creations
using Retro Space Girl


Ruthie of My Hobby = MY ART 
using  Patissier in Distress

Chana and I would like to thank everyone for the wonderful comments you leave every week!  It is so nice to hear such lovely and sincere compliments  :)  Our DT works very hard and we all appreciate the love!