Sunday, 3 May 2009

Welcome to our new weekly challenge blog for those who have a passion for ProMarkers. Our first challenge will be on 26th May and will run every Tuesday thereafter. For each challenge we will give you specific colours to use, but feel free to use more if required, but the challenge colours must be used.

Before we begin, it seems a bit lonely here so we are looking for 4 other ProMarker lovers to join us on the Design Team.

If you would like to be considered there are a few rules:

  • You must of course own a lot of ProMarkers!!

  • You must be able to make a card a week with the challenge colours.

  • You must have an active blog and post at least weekly.

If you are interested in joining our DT please drop us an email (to Gina or Denise) with a brief reason why you would like to be considered along with some information about yourself and a few examples of your work. Applications need to be submitted by 18th May and our new DT will be announced on 20th May. Good luck - we look forward to hearing from you.

32 comments:

clare said...

WOW...what a great challenge blog girls..but its a shame i don't own any Pro Markers..but i promise as soon as i get me hands on some..ill be back..lol
So i want to wish you and your new DT all the best..and ive become your first follower..lol
ill give a shout out on my blog for you.
hugs clarex

Michelle said...

Hey Gina & Denise, what a geat idea! Sadly I only own one promarker which is Sky Blue so I will look out for when that is coming up for a challenge!! I wish you both all the best with your new blog :0) xx

Sarah-Jane said...

Hi Gina and Denise, I own lots of promarkers and will be an avid follower of this blog!!! Looking forward to the first challenge,
Hugs Sarah-Jane xx

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Paul said...

Can't wait to start on these challenges. I absolutely love using my Promarkers and use then on virtually every card. Was wondering what happens if a colour appears in the challenges that I don't have - I have a few missing ones (have about 60 colours which do me fine). Would we be allowed to substitute colours for a similar shade?
Looking forward to seeing your work
Paul

Kim. said...

Hi
Great idea, can't wait for the challenges to start. I own about half of the promarker colours and I am adding gradually to them. I will be interested to see some blending as this is something I have not tried yet.
Just seen the colour list, I will have to get myself an Apple colour abit quick but I am alright for the second challenge lol.
Good luck.
Kim xXx

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Sarah B said...

Hi Gina and Denise, Good luck with this new Blog, I will be following these challenges as I own lots of Promarkers and Love using them, they are fantastic, the colours are vibrant and I love the challenge of blending them. Many of my projects use this marvellous media, please feel free to pop by my blog and have a look. I would love to be considered as a member of your team, because I love to share and try out new ideas. Can't wait for the challenges to begin, Hugs Sarah B X PS: Found a few spelling mistakes, so needed to correct them!!

Lynsey said...

Good luck ladies with your new challenge blog! I look forward to joining in with your challenges!
Hugs Lynsey:)

Alex said...

Congrats to you both!! I don't have any promarkers but I will be following to see what they are! *STAMPIN HUGS* Alex

LuLu said...

Gina had to pop over . . . and will definitely joining in. I love my promarkers and find them so versatile. Good luck with yor DT search.

Lou
x

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Good luck with your challenge blog. I have just ordered 3 sets of Promarkers to see what all the fuss is about and am eagerly waiting for them to drop through the door, hopefully I have some of the colours so I can enter your challenges.
Would love you to add some tips etc on your blog so I can learn how to get the best out of them.
I have put a post on my blog with the photo and a link to your blog which can be found hereHugs Julie x

coldwaters2 said...

Wow awesome challenge blog I nearly always use my promarkers and love them to bits I have quite a few but obviously not all the colours listed in your sidebar will this mean we cannot join in? I have your banner and will post it on my blog in the sidebar now. http://coldwaters2.blogspot.com
Lorraine x

Foxcraft said...

I have just e-mailed you Gina, I hope it reaches you in one piece as I have been having some issues with e-mail connections.

I'm looking forward to watching the blog as well.

Terhi said...

Cant wait to see your first challenge. I use my promarkers quite a lot and love them....but still learning to do shadows etc...and its good to see, which color you need in challenge, so you can get missing ones, if needed..

Sam said...

Looking forward to the first challenge. Just received some more PMs today, well a girl has to treat herself now and then!! Got about 35 now, so still a way to go, really enjoy using them, have just started trying to blend and shade, not always successfully but I guess practice makes perfect!! Would love to become a member of your DT, so will drop you an email soon.
Sam x

kary said...

Thank you for the chance to win!!!
Welcome to my blog - http://karysoltany.blogspot.com/

Tracy said...

Congratulations Ladies on a fab blog. Hopeing with fingers crossed that i might win as i don't have promarkers but i do so want to take part in your challenges. I've Become a follower and left a link to your candy on my blog. Please please leave us some tips on how to use them as I only really use H20's and cosmic shimmers and want to try something new.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Niki_Ray said...

Great Blog love it. Love Promakers too here is my link and have a fabulous day XoXo Niki_Ray

http://nikiraysniche.blogspot.com/

Samantha said...

What a great idea. I love my Promarkers and use them on everything. I have just received my latest pens and just need the gold and silver to have them all!!! If you would like to consider me for your DT and stop by my blog I would be thrilled.
Can't wait for the challenges to begin, am off to write down the colour combinations now.

Sam xx

lil-paper-pixie said...

Wow, about time that promarkers got some attention for a change instead of copics, I have them all apart from gold and silver, I love them and use them all the time.

I would love to be considered for your DT but I can't access your e-mail as my computer asks for a registration key for the e-mail thingy????

My blog is www.lil-paper-pixie.blogspot.com, you are welcome to come & have a look at my pro-marker creations.

Thanks

Sarah

Spyder said...

Wellllll...(a hole in the ground) I own one permanent (magenta)promaker and a set of aqua, which I bought for my dad's birthday a last year...he gave them back to me this year (minus the water brush!) I think he'd forgotten I was the one who'd given them to him! Yippee for me!

((Lyn)) Good luck for your hunt for your DT!

angel4031 said...

WOW WOW WOW Such a FAB blog I am soooooo excited for the challenges to start I dont own all of the colors yet but Im not far off!

Roll on Tue the 26th :D x x

Donna said...

Fabulous idea for a challenge girls, I'm really excited about this one and I'm sure it will be a great success. Donna x

mariaadams said...

I'm so excited to hear about your new challenge blog for Promarker fans. I've been using them for about a year now and love them. I rarely use anything else theseday, my Prisma pencils and watercolours are sadly neglected! Good luck with this new venture - can't wait till the 26th!
Maria xx

leann said...

Yay, can't wait - I lurves my ProMarkers!
Leann x

Chrissie said...

This is just the best challenge blog for me as I never seem to use anything BUT promarkers anymore!
Have popped a link to your challenge on my blog and can't wait for the fun to start!

Viv said...

Awww I'd have LOVED a chance to be on your DT, but I don't have any Promarkers. Boo Hoo.
I've only got Copics. I'll have to try and win the candy then I can apply.LOL
I'll put your banner on my sidebar and I'm following you.
Well done on setting this up! It's fabulous and when I get some PMs, I'll be back!
Viv xx

sassy said...

hiya have gor quite a collection and always in need of more and more !!!! still in practise mode as i cant quite get my shading right but will eventually .....have linked you HERE

Eileen said...

Hi, I have quite a lot of pro markers so I will be following this blog closely. Good luck with it.
feel free to look at my blog

Anjie said...

Hi there, I would like to be considered to join your DT team but cannot contact you through the link as I don't use outlook for my email :( could you please contact me through my blog
http://anjies-place.blogspot.com/

Thanks
Anjie

helen said...

cant wait for this to start i luuuuurve my promarkers
hugs
helen x