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Sunday, December 27, 2015

#156 Anything Goes w/Optional Twist: Use Music Notes/Lyrics/Sheet Music

Hello, Crafty Peeps!
We're Anything Goes,
 but,  for those who like a little challenge,
we have an optional twist.  
On this day in 1932 Radio City Music Hall opened in New York City. The Optional twist this week is: 
Use Music Notes or Lyrics/Sheet Music in your Design

BUT FIRST, LET'S HAND OUT SOME HONORS!

Challenge #155 Winners 

Winner of the Bugaboo Stamps images

This is a beautiful example of Classic Christmas Card Design.
Beautifully executed!

Winner of the STAMPlorations images

The Palette is beautiful and so well integrated throughout the design.
Outstanding Composition and Execution

Winner of the The Cutting Cafe images
This Explosion Box is just Fabulous!  I am sure it brightened Christmas for someone.

Our Top 3
 in no particular order

A perfect example of CAS design delivering a visual PUNCH!
Very elegant design.  Such a pleasant color palette!
These are gorgeous. Two sisters, One Heart.

Honorable Mention

This little fellow was a bright and colorful change from Christmas colors.  
Wonderful color integration!
#133 -LESLIE of  Love To Scrap
My apologies to Leslie for the incorrect link!  It's fixed now!
The bold stitching on this project is a very elevating element. 
 Nice palette, too!
#136 - Valerija of Moje Veselje

This design is whimsical and gorgeous...A CAS bag!  Nicely Done!

Congratulations!   Please remember to grab your badges!
Winners contact us at:  613avenuewin@hotmail.com

Design Team Members using our Twist}

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Challenge #155 - Anything Goes


Hello, Crafty Peeps!
This week is Anything Goes with NO optional twist! 
Let Us See What Ya Got!

Challenge #154 Winners 

Our task was made doubly difficult by the fantastic entries.
Thanks so much for your wonderful support! - The Team

WINNER of the Flat Friends Boutique images
The strong use of color makes this design a standout!
The color integration is spot on!

WINNER of the Eureka Stamps images
The composition fits the subject and you can't go wrong with Steve
Great Image, fabulous coloring.  This should be sent to him here in Atlanta

Our Top 3
 in no particular order
Playing The Twist
Cristina's designs are always so romantic and detailed

These decoupaged pots are marvelous!  Colorful, delightful, very well done

The design aesthetic here is beautiful.  Nice color integration too

Honorable Mention
This was a DT favorite!  Nice compostion.

The basketball motif is really cute! Nice way to present this stamp set

Playing The Twist
Donna made great use of our CYOC to create this whimsical project

Jackie has mad Copic skills and they are on full display in this fabulous image

Congratulations!   Please remember to grab your badges!
Winners contact us at:  613avenuewin@hotmail.com

  DT Using The Twist

Winner receives 7 digital images


 STAMPlorations 

winner has a choice between 3 digis or a $10 gift 
certificate to the STAMPlorations shop

Ginny of RubberMAD
using Stamplorations 'Framed Cupcakes'

Using free digi

The Cutting Cafe  


Dawn of Dip n Dots Creations 
GUMBALL MACHINE SHAKER CARD SET 
 TEMPLATE AND CUTTING FILE 

Anything Goes Without Sponsor Image







Sunday, December 13, 2015

Challenge #154 - Anything Goes w/Optional Twist Create Your Own Challenge Chart

Hello, Crafty Peeps
Welcome to Our Front Porch
We're Anything Goes but this week's optional twist is to use our 
Create Your Own Challenge chart.

**REMEMBER:  Use 1-3 Items From Each Column**
Challenge #153 Winners 
Thanks to all who played!  It was almost impossible to choose winners.
Please check our FB page, some of you will be featured there!

Using Our Twist - Tags, Bags, and Boxes

Winner of the My Whimsical Little World images
Fabulous media treatment on this treat box!

Winner of the Inky Impressions images
#89 - Hazel - Dido's Designs
Beautifully Repurposed Cup!

winner of the Crafty Secrets images
Our Top 3
 in no particular order
Whimsical Mixed Media Finger Painted Project

Fun and Innovative Transformation of a Nut Can!

Beautiful Coloring and Such a Powerful CAS Design

Honorable Mention
Two Elegant Projects!  Love the Classy Look of the Tag!

Patricia is the QUEEN of combining Images and Embossing!

Kids of All Ages Will Love These Fun Tags
  
Congratulations!   Please remember to grab your badges!
Winners contact us at:  613avenuewin@hotmail.com

WoW! The Resident Designers have come up with some pretty neat designs.
 Play THE TWIST and try a new technique.

{DT using our twist}


winner receives 4 digital images

Deer 
(image, patterned paper, vellum, sentiment; die cut, embossing; 
glimmer mist; sequins; faux stitching)

AMY of AO Creations

(image, sentiment, solid color paper, die cut, twine, sequins and glossy accents)

BETTINA of Bettands Hobbykrok
(image, any sketch (sweet sketch wednesday), stickles, pearls, ribbon)
ALEX of Pretty Paper and Inky Fingers 
Geeky
Column 1-Image, solid colour paper & velum 
Column 2 - Die cut, paper punch & dry embossing
Column 3 - liquid pearls
Column 4 - Pearls, bling & flowers
Column 5 - Faux stitching




Anything Goes with Sponsor Image

 Eureka Stamps 


winner receives 3 digital images