Sunday, 2 June 2019

June - Show your true colours

Good morning and welcome to our June challenge where this month our theme is............

****Show Your True Colours****

As the theme suggests we want to see lots of colour this month, be it bright, bold or just beautiful, don't hold back and let's make it a really colourful month with all your hand stamped creations.

Please ensure you check our challenge rules here before entering, it may save you embarrassment and make sure your entry receives comments from the team and is entered into the prize draw: We run our challenge for fun in our spare time. It is your responsibility if entering to make sure you check our challenge rules, it is not our responsibility to read your posts and remind you if you fail to comply. If you do not follow the rules we will simply ignore your entry.

We are pleased to welcome back  Visible Image as this months sponsor and a super prize of a £25 store voucher for the lucky winner.

Visible Image Here at Visible Image our stamp designs are unique, original and different… we love to stand out! From arty images and inspiring quotes, to super cool background stamps, we know you will enjoy creating with our deeply etched clear photopolymer stamps, made here in the UK.

Our April winner Jane had made this pretty and colourful card to share with us...........


And here is what the Design Team have been up to and as you can see there is an array of lovely colours........................
Brenda
Using Visible Image Create with your Soul
Using Visible Stay Wild
Dora
Using Visible Image Stay Wild
Joan
Using Visible Image Butterfly Incognito and verse
Lynne
Using Visible Image Creative Chaos, Wings of Change and Random Art of Kindness
Marlies
Pinky
Sally
Using Visible Image Jazz it up
Sandra
Using Visible Image No Space For Dreams
Tracy
Viv
Using Visible Image Create with your Soul and Circles of Light and Rays of Light

Happy crafting and good luck everyone.
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Friday, 31 May 2019

May winners

Good morning, it's time to announce the winners of  our 'In an English Country Garden' theme where we saw some lovely creations and would like to thank everyone who joined in, we loved visiting all your entries.

The Design Team's votes have been counted and I am pleased to announce that the winner of the two stamp sets from Chocolate Baroque is..............

Hilary entry no 64
With this lovely sunny creation

Congratulations Hilary, please mail me with your full name and postal addy so I can arrange for you to receive your prize.

And our Top 3...............
Alli entry no 77
Pooja entry no 16
There was a tie for fourth place................

Lorraine entry no 81
Sue entry no 94

Well done to all of you.

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Saturday, 18 May 2019

Mid month garden inspiration

Good morning, we have reached the halfway point of our current theme 'In an English Country Garden', it's been rather slow so it might help if I clarify that we are looking for are Flowers, Trees, Birds and not forgetting beautiful Butterflies all of which are all things to be found in our gardens.

The Design team have been busy again and here are their creations...................

Our Guest Designer Kath
Brenda
Using Chocolate Baroque Honey Bee and Birthday Words
 
Using Chocolate Baroque Honeysuckle Butterfly and Words of Inspiration
 Dora
Chocolate Baroque- Spring Bird-Crocus
 
 Joan
Sandra

Tracy
Viv
Using Chocolate Baroque Honey Bee
 
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Sunday, 5 May 2019

May - In an English Country Garden

Good morning and welcome to our May challenge and this month we have a theme to reflect the lovely stamps on offer from this months sponsor Chocolate Baroque, it is very fittingly..........

****In an English Country Garden****

So we are looking forward to seeing all your stamped creations depicting an English Country Garden be it flowers, gardens, butterflies or birds and bees, we are sure you will come up with lots of ideas.

Please ensure you check our challenge rules here before entering, it may save you embarrassment and make sure your entry receives comments from the team and is entered into the prize draw: We run our challenge for fun in our spare time. It is your responsibility if entering to make sure you check our challenge rules, it is not our responsibility to read your posts and remind you if you fail to comply. If you do not follow the rules we will simply ignore your entry.  
Chocolate Baroque is a small independent art and craft company, based in the historic market town of Barnard Castle in County Durham in the North-East of England and is owned and run by Lesley Wharton. Our resident artist, Sue Page, works from her home in Hampshire where she is inspired, amongst other things, by the natural world, botanical art and early 20th century illustration.

                            English Cottages Rubber stamp sheet - A5              Honey Bee Unmmounted Stamp Sheet - A5              
These two gorgeous A5 stamp sets will be going to our lucky May winner, aren't they lovely.

Our Guest Designer this month is Kath with a beautifully paper pieced floral creation...............

And here is the inspiration from my talented team mates.........................

Brenda
Using Chocolate Baroque English CottagesVillage Life, Town Houses,
Using Chocolate Baroque Honey Bee
Dora
Using Chocolate Baroque Butterfly Dress

Joan
Using Chocolate Baroque Home Sweet HomeSpring Foliage and  Robin the Spruce
Marlies
 Using Chocolate Baroque 'Home Sweet Home' and 'Sunny Sunflowers'
Sandra
Using Chocolate Baroque Wild Meadow
Tracy
Viv
Using Chocolate Baroque Honey Bee
Happy crafting everyone and have fun with our theme.
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