Sunday, 1 August 2021

August - Any Celebration

Morning everyone, time for your new challenge and this month it's all about celebrations......

******Any Celebration******

Any celebration at all, from Birthdays to Anniversaries, Retirement to Christmas, you choose your Celebration, all we ask is that the focal element is hand stamped or digital (not stencilled or die cut). You can check our challenge rules here.

This month we have a selection of goodies from Craft Stash


Craft Stash is the fastest growing online craft store that specialises in papercraft for card making, journaling, mixed media and much more! We have over 10,000 products to choose
from and we’re constantly adding new brands and new products from around the globe.


We welcome Christine from Crafty Endeavours blog as our Guest Designer this month, she has created a fabulous Graduation card for her celebratory piece, thank you so much Christine......


The Design Team have created some wonderful inspiration as always, please pop to their individual blogs to see how they created their pieces......
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Friday, 30 July 2021

July winners and Top 3

Morning to you all, a big thank you for all your lovely Feminine entries this month, it's been a pleasure visiting them all and now it's time to announce the winners and Top 3. 

The the winners as selected by Random Org., the first will be able to choose stamps to the value of £25 from......

Crafty Individuals is an exciting web based venture into the creative world of crafts and altered art products and produce an eclectic range of unique and top quality art rubber stamps, cutting dies, masks/stencils and paper craft products.

No 8 Debbie
And the winner of the stencils is......

No 30 Crea Astrid

Congratulations, please mail me ensuring you include your full name and postal address and please take our winners badge for your own blogs:

Please note, prizes not claimed within seven days.......by 12th August will be re-drawn and new winners notified by e.mail or blog comment, the same applies to GDT invites.

As always it was a tough choice for the Design Team voting for their favourites but in order of voting they are as follows...... 
Entry no 65 Jenny

We would love our first placed choice to join us as our September Guest Designer, please mail me Jenny so I can tell you more about our theme that month and here is our badge to display on your own blog.


Entry No 71 Lynn R
Entry No 67 Lynn in NI

Well done all of you, your lovely creations would be welcomed by any lady. Here is your special Top 3 badge.

Please pop back Sunday for our new challenge and another super prize.
 
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Sunday, 18 July 2021

More feminine creations

Popping in with some mid month inspiration from our super Design Team following our 'For a Lady' theme, already lots of lovely entries but still plenty of time to join in as the challenge runs until Wednesday 28th July. There's every reason to do so or even add a second or third entry for the chance to win a £25 store voucher from......


Crafty Individuals is an exciting web based venture into the creative world of crafts and altered art products and produce an eclectic range of unique and top quality art rubber stamps, cutting dies, masks/stencils and paper craft products.

Using Crafty Individuals Spring Flower Garden
Using Crafty Individuals CI-269
Using Crafty Individuals CI-302 Floral PostcardCI-436 Inky Script

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Sunday, 4 July 2021

July - For a Lady

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

******For a Lady******

As the title suggests, we want to see creations suitable for a lady, it can be any occasion but as always the focal element must be hand stamped as our preference (or digital). You can check our challenge rules here before adding your entry.

Before I move on to this months prize we have a new DT to welcome and also a sad farewell. Dora has been on the team since 2015 and shared some beautiful work with us, often using her own lovely imagery. She may be back next year but for the the time being is taking some time out. 

Our new DT is Ellie who some will know from Allsorts challenge where she has been a team member for some years, we are pleased to welcome her to our little crafty family here at Stamping Sensations.

We have a fabulous £25 store voucher for this months lucky winner from one of our lovely regular sponsors..........

Crafty Individuals is an exciting web based venture into the creative world of crafts and altered art products and produce an eclectic range of unique and top quality art rubber stamps, cutting dies, masks/stencils and paper craft products.

There will be a second prize of three craft stencils for another winner (contents may vary from the photo shown).
Using Crafty Individuals Burglar Cat CI- 572
Using Crafty Individuals CI 430 & CI 517
Using Crafty Individuals Fly and Be Free
Using Crafty Individuals CI-545
Using Crafty Individuals CI-389 Tea At Three, CI-213 Venetian Crackle

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Friday, 2 July 2021

June winner and Top picks

Morning Peeps, time to announce the winner from our June 'I love....' challenge which saw such a lovely display of varied creations, thanks to each and every one of you who took the time to join us.

So the winner of the £25 voucher from........
Helping Hands Craft Based in Wales, Helping Hands Craft boasts an enviable range of arts and crafts products for sale, including stamping sets, ink and stamps for all stamping enthusiasts.  The site is the brainchild of Emma, a mother of two and keen amateur artist and crafter.  Frustrated with the lack of affordable arts and crafts goods available under one roof, Emma started helping hands craft in 2018 to help arts and crafts enthusiasts, professionals and parents looking for creative fun with their kids all find the products that they need on one easy to use website.


As selected by Random Org., is entry no 11 Helen, well done Helen please mail me from the link on the sidebar with your full name and and postal address so I can arrange for you to receive your prize and here is your winner badge.


Now onto our Top 3 as voted for by the Design Team and first up the crafter we would love to have join us as our August Featured Designer is......

Entry no 97 Christine

Our first and second placed crafters scored equally in the voting.......

Entry no 47 Rosi
Entry 95 Berina

Well done, here is your special Top 3 badge......


See you all again on Sunday.
 
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