Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Week 475–Winner & Top 5 Passionista

Hello again friends, I’m back to announce our lucky winner and top 5 passionista for last week’s “dies and/or punches” challenge.  It was fantastic to see so many of your lovely entries, and as always the DT had a wonderful time visiting your blogs and seeing your gorgeous creations.  I’ll be announcing Sue’s top 5 passionista in a moment but firstly let’s find out who our lucky winner is!

For last week’s challenge we were sponsored by Dr Digi’s House of Stamps who offered one lucky winner 2 digi images of their choice from their online store.  As always we used random.org and he chose:

PFP winner week 475

No. 3

Jennifer H.

Congratulations Jennifer, your card is beautiful.  I love your gorgeous image and your colouring is perfect.  Please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com and we will arrange for you to receive your prize.

Now onto the top 5 passionista and Sue had a wonderful time visiting your blogs and seeing all your amazing creations.  It was a really tough decision but after much deliberation here are her favourite 5:

Alison B.

Irene M.

Marlene

Miranda K.

Nick

Congratulations ladies, you can now proudly display the top 5 passionista blinkie on your blogs.  If you need any help with this please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com.

Top 5 Passionista Blinkie

We hope you all have a wonderful week and find some time to enter our current challenge ‘masculine cards’ – full details in the post below.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Week 476–masculine cards

Good morning lovely crafters, I hope you all had a fantastic week last week.  Thank you for all your gorgeous entries for last week’s ‘dies and/or punches’ challenge.  As always it was lovely to see your wonderful creations and the DT had a brilliant time visiting your blogs. Please remember to come back later as we will be announcing the lucky winner of the 2 digi images courtesy of Dr Digi’s House of Stamps and we will also be finding out who Sue has chosen as her top 5 passionista.

Onto the new challenge, which has be chosen by Kitty from Team 2 and she has given us a theme of ‘masculine cards’.   As the title suggests Kitty would like you to create something for a man or boy this week.  We know male creations are difficult but we always need them so come on take the plunge and join in the fun.  As always to be eligible for our prize draw you must use your Winsor & Newton (formerly Letraset) products (promarkers, flex markers, tria markers, aqua markers or metallic markers) and of course follow the theme.  Please can you help us by stating which products you have used on your creation I.e. ‘coloured with promarkers’ etc.  Thanks x x

We are very happy to welcome back our sponsor this week, after missing them last year - Bugaboo stamps - and they are offering one lucky winner a $12.00 gift code to spend in their online store.  Their images are so cute so why not pop over to their store and check them out. The DT were lucky enough to use images from Bugaboo stamps on their cards this week.

Jodie, is a mom of 5 from Saskatchewan, Canada and she has been designing graphics for about 15 years.  Everything in the Bugaboo store has been drawn by her.  Jodie loves to draw and loves to see where her designs go and how they are used and she finds making people smile with her graphics very rewarding!

bugaboo badge

The design team have worked their magic once again this week and have created beautiful cards to inspire you (please click on their names to visit their personal blogs):

Kitty

(using Bugaboo image ‘guy – car keys’)

Kitty - masculine cards (week 476)

Linda

(using Bugaboo image ‘kidz – dad boy’)

Linda - masculine cards (week 476)

Lorraine C. 

Taking a short break.

Nat

(using Bugaboo image ‘rock star boy’)

Nat - masculine cards (week 476)

Elaine

(using Bugaboo image ‘hammock bear’)

Elaine - masculine cards (week 476)

Jacky

(using Bugaboo image ‘Gus golf’)

Jacky - masculine cards (week 476)

Karen

(using Bugaboo image ‘giraffe blocks’)

Karen - masculine cards (week 476)

Another week of wonderful inspiration from the DT!! We hope you can join in with our challenge this week and we look forward to seeing what you create.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Week 474–Winner & Top 5 Passionista

Hello again friends, I’m back to announce our lucky winner and top 5 passionista for last week’s “add a sentiment” challenge.  It was fantastic to see so many of your lovely entries, and as always the DT had a wonderful time visiting your blogs and seeing your gorgeous creations.  I’ll be announcing Karen’s top 5 passionista in a moment but firstly let’s find out who our lucky winner is!

For last week’s challenge we were sponsored by Cowling & Wilcox who offered one lucky winner a 6 pack of promarkers in pastel tones.  As always we used random.org and he chose:

PFP winner week 474

No. 11

Tip Top

Congratulations Ruth, your card is so much fun.  I love your cute image and your colouring is perfect.  Please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com with your postal address and we will arrange for you to receive your prize.

Now onto the top 5 passionista and Karen had a wonderful time visiting your blogs and seeing all your amazing creations.  It was a really tough decision but after much deliberation here are her favourite 5:

Julie Austin

Krafted Kards

Miranda K.

Nick

Pia

Congratulations ladies, you can now proudly display the top 5 passionista blinkie on your blogs.  If you need any help with this please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com.

Top 5 Passionista Blinkie

We hope you all have a wonderful week and find some time to enter our current challenge ‘dies and/or punches’ – full details in the post below.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Week 475–dies and/or punches

Good morning lovely crafters, I hope you all had a fantastic week last week. Thank you for your gorgeous entries for last week’s ‘add a sentiment’ challenge; as always it was lovely to see your wonderful creations and the DT had a brilliant time visiting your blogs. Please remember to come back later as we will be announcing our lucky winner who will receive the 6 pack of promarkers courtesy of Cowling & Wilcox. We will also be finding out who Karen has chosen as her top 5 passionista.

Onto the new challenge, which has been set by Sue from Team 1 and she has given you the lovely theme of ‘dies and/or punches’ to inspire you this week.  Sue would simply like you to use your dies or punches on your creations this week.  Such an easy theme; we hope you like it!  Remember you can enter using any type of creation but as always to be eligible for our prize draw you must use your Winsor & Newton (formerly Letraset) products (promarkers, flex markers, tria markers, aqua markers or metallic markers). Please can you help us by stating which products you have used on your creation i.e. ‘coloured with promarkers’ etc. Thanks x x

Our generous sponsor this week is Dr Digi’s House of Stamps and they are offering one lucky winner 2 digi images of their choice from their online store.  Their images are so much fun so why not pop over to the store and check them out.  Some of the DT were lucky enough to use images from Dr Digi’s House of Stamps on their creations this week.

Dr Digi's House of Stamps

The design team have worked their magic once again this week and have created beautiful cards to inspire you (please click on their names to visit their personal blogs):

Sue

(using Dr Digi’s House of Stamps image ‘Open top Olive’)

Sue - dies and punches (Week 475)

Julie

Julie - dies and punches (Week 475)

Lisa

(using Dr Digi’s House of Stamps image ‘Mr Speaker (birthday)’)

Lisa - dies and punches (week 475)

Marie

Marie - dies and punches (Week 475)

Nic

All die-cuts coloured with promarkers including the grass.

Nic - dies and punches (Week 475)

close up

Nic - dies and punches (Week 475) close up

Shelly

No card this week sorry.

Another week of wonderful inspiration from the DT!! We hope you can join in with our challenge this week and we look forward to seeing what you create.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x