Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Week 471–use 3 of something

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 ‘let’s celebrate’ 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 3 digi images courtesy of Time for Tea Designs and we will also be finding out who Nic has chosen as her top 5 passionista.

Onto the new challenge, which has be chosen by Jacky from Team 2 and she has given us a theme of ‘use 3 of something’.   As the title suggests Jacky would like you to create something using 3 of the same things such as 3 papers, 3 images, 3 of one type of embellishment, 3 colours etc.  Please let us know what your 3 things are in your post.  Such a great challenge don’t you think!  Remember you can enter using any type of creation, it doesn’t have to be a card.  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

This week we are lucky enough to have 2 sponsor prizes up for grabs!!

Our first generous sponsor is Uniko Stamps who are offering one lucky winner 1 stamp set of their choice (which must be in stock) from their online store.  Their clear stamps and stencils are beautiful so pop over and check them out. 

UnikoLogo

Our second generous sponsor is Cowling & Wilcox and they are offering one lucky winner a 6 pack of promarkers in mid tones. 

Cowling & Wilcox Ltd. was born in London in 1960 and has been going strong supplying the very best art products for nearly 60 years. To this day, they maintain their original concept of providing specialist fine and graphic art materials at exceptional prices, and they’re devoted to upholding this mission statement as they expand and evolve into the future.  Check out their website for some amazing deals.  They also have Winsor & Newton products available at fantastic prices.

Cowling & Wilcox logo

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):

Jacky (3 papers and 3 gems)

Jacky - use 3 of something (week 471)

Karen (3 stamped flowers)

Karen - use 3 of something (week 471)

Kitty (3 papers)

Kitty - use 3 of something (week 471)

Card open:

Kitty - use 3 of something (week 471) inside

Linda (3 fish in bucket, 3 red pearls, 3 blue pearls)

Linda - use 3 of something (week 471)

Lorraine C. (3 images)

Lorraine C. - use 3 of something (week 471)

Nat (3 stars)

Nat - use 3 of something (week 471)

Donna

No card – still recuperating.

Elaine (3 snowflakes)

Elaine - use 3 of something (week 471)

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, 13 November 2018

Week 469–Winner & Top 5 Passionista

Hello again friends, I apologise for being so late with my post tonight but my hubby is in hospital and by the time I visit him, come home, have food etc I am running so far behind.  Anyway enough excuses I’m back to announce our lucky winner and top 5 passionista for last week’s “autumn or autumn colours” challenge.  It was fantastic to see your lovely entries, and as always the DT had a wonderful time visiting your blogs and seeing your gorgeous creations.  I’ll be announcing Elaine’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 The Paper Shelter who offered one lucky winner 3 digi images of their choice from their online store.  As always we used random.org and he chose:

PFP winner week 469

No. 3

Krafted Kards

Congratulations Gloria, your card is beautiful.  I love your adorable image and your colouring is perfect.  Please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com with your choice of 3 digi images and we will arrange for you to receive your prize.

Now onto the top 5 passionista and Elaine 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:

Carol Gill

Irene M.

Krafted Kards (must be your lucky week!)

Loreal Blondi

Teresa

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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

Unfortunately our winner for week 468 did not contact us to claim their prize so we have re-drawn another winner who will receive the 1 stamp set (must be in stock) from Uniko Stamps.  Using random.org our re-drawn winner is:

PFP winner week 468 (redrawn)

No. 28

CraftyNatalie

Congratulations Natalie, your card is adorable and your colouring is perfect.  Please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com with your choice of 1 stamp set (must be in stock) from Uniko Stamps and we will arrange for it to be sent to you.

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

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Week 470–let’s celebrate!

Good morning lovely crafters, I hope you all had a fantastic week last week. Thank you for your gorgeous entries for last week’s ‘autumn/autumn colours’ 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 3 digi images courtesy of The Paper Shelter and we will also be finding out who Elaine has chosen as her top 5 passionista.

Onto the new challenge, which has been set by Nic from Team 1 and she has given you the lovely theme of ‘let’s celebrate’ to inspire you this week.  Nic would simply like you to create something for any kind of celebration i.e. birthday, new baby, wedding, Easter, Christmas etc.  A nice open theme this week so let’s see lots of entries!  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 Time for Tea Designs and they are offering one lucky winner 3 digi images of their choice from their online store.  Their stamps are so gorgeous so why not pop over to the store and check them out.  Some of the DT were lucky enough to use images from Time for Tea Designs on their creations this week.

Time for Tea Designs

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):

Nic

Nic - let's celebrate (week 470)

Shelly

(using Time for Tea Designs image ‘happy new year raise a glass’)

Shelly - let's celebrate (week 470)

Sue

(using Time for Tea Designs image ‘catching snowflakes’)

Sue - let's celebrate (week 470)

Julie

Julie - let's celebrate (week 470)

Lisa

(using Time for Tea Designs image ‘happy new year raise a glass’)

Lisa - let's celebrate (week 470)

Marie

Marie - let's celebrate (week 470)

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, 6 November 2018

Week 468–Winner & Top 5 Passionista

Hello again friends, I’m back to announce our lucky winner and top 5 passionista for last week’s “Christmas or winter” 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.  We’ll be announcing Marie’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 Uniko Stamps who offered one lucky winner 1 stamp set (which must be in stock) of their choice from their online store.  As always we used random.org and he chose:

PFP winner week 468

No. 14

Tracey

Congratulations Tracey, your card is gorgeous.  I love the adorable image and your colouring is perfect.  Please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com with your choice of 1 stamp set (which must be in stock) from Uniko Stamps and we will arrange for you to receive your prize.

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

Lorraine B.

Marlene

Miranda Kosmeier

Nick

Tracey (must be your lucky week!)

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 ‘autumn or autumn colours’ – full details in the post below.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x

Week 469–autumn or autumn colours

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 ‘Christmas/winter’ challenge; it was certainly a popular 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 stamp set (which must be in stock) courtesy of Uniko Stamps and we will also be finding out who Marie has chosen as her top 5 passionista.

Onto the new challenge, which has be chosen by Elaine from Team 2 and she has given us a theme of ‘autumn or autumn colours’.   As autumn has arrived with a bang Elaine would like you to create something that either includes an autumnal type image or use autumn colours (or both).  Such a great challenge don’t you think!  Remember you can enter using any type of creation, it doesn’t have to be a card.  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

Our generous sponsor this week is The Paper Shelter who are offering one lucky winner 3 digi images of their choice from their online store.  Their images are beautiful so pop over and check them out.  The DT were lucky enough to use images from The Paper Shelter on their creations this week.

The Paper Shelter sponsor badge $10

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):

Elaine

(using The Paper Shelter image ‘autumn breeze’)

Elaine - autumn or autumn colours (week 469)

Jacky

Taking a short break.

Karen

(using The Paper Shelter image ‘autumn breeze’)

Karen - autumn or autumn colours (week 469)

Kitty

(using The Paper Shelter image ‘my adorable little witch’)

Kitty - autumn or autumn colours (week 469)

Linda

(using The Paper Shelter image ‘autumn breeze’)

Linda - autumn or autumn colours (week 469)

Lorraine C. 

(using The Paper Shelter image ‘autumn breeze’)

Lorraine C. - autumn or autumn colours (week 469)

Nat

(using The Paper Shelter image ‘autumn breeze’)

Nat - autumn or autumn colours (week 469)

Donna

No card – still recuperating.

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, 30 October 2018

Week 467–Winner & Top 5 Passionista

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

For last week’s challenge we were sponsored by Crafty Sentiments Designs who offered one lucky winner 3 digi images of their choice from their online store.  As always we used random.org and he chose:

PFP winner week 467

No. 7

Loreal Blondi

Congratulations Mervi, your card is beautiful.  I love your image and your colouring is perfect.  Please email us at promarkerchallenge@gmx.com with your choice of 3 digi images and we will arrange for you to receive your prize.

Now onto the top 5 passionista and I 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 my favourite 5:

Helen

Krafted Kards

Nick

Nicola Gold

Teresa

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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 ‘Christmas or winter’ – full details in the post below.

Hugs, Denise, Gina & DT x x