Monday, October 21, 2019

Winners and Some News

I'm back today to announce the winners of our last two challenges.

First of all, Challenge 17 which was sponsored by:





and the winner chosen by random.org is:

#70 - Janice

Next, Challenge 18 which was sponsored by:




and the winner chosen by random.org is:

#20 - Lorraine A


Please e-mail me at madebyhelenblog@yahoo.com to claim your prizes
 
I'm sorry to say that our challenge blog has now closed.  A big thank you to the Design Team and everyone who has supported the challenges.
 
Helen x

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Challenge 18

Welcome back to our new challenge!

Thanks to everyone who linked up to our last challenge - make sure you check back next week to see if you are the lucky winner.

As always our theme for this month is:

ANYTHING CHRISTMAS/WINTER GOES

Our sponsor for this month is:






Now let's see some inspiration from our Design Team:

Deanne




Helen


 Monica


 So now it's over to you!

Don't forget:

- please follow our blog
- you can enter the challenge as many times as you want and link up to as many other challenges as you want
- no nudity on cards
- link your post not your blog
- link back to us in your blog post



 

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Winner from Challenge 16

Apologies I'm a bit late with this post!

I'm back today to announce the winner of Challenge 16.

Our sponsor for that challenge was:





And the winner chosen by random.org is:

39 - flamingstar

Congratulations!!

Please e-mail me at madebyhelenblog@yahoo.com to claim your prize.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Challenge 17

Welcome back to our Christmas Challenge!  Thank you to everyone who linked up to our last challenge and don't forget to check back next Wednesday to see who our winner is.

We are a monthly challenge blog and our theme is always:

ANYTHING CHRISMTAS/WINTER GOES

We welcome cards using products from any artist or company.

This month our challenge is sponsored by:


The Polkadoodles store is here

And the prize for the lucky winner is $10 to spend in the store.

And now here is some inspiration from our wonderful Design Team:




using 'Rudolph'

using 'Rudolph'



using 'Rudolph'

Wonderful cards from everyone!

Our rules are simple:

1. Please follow this blog
2. You can enter our challenge as many times as you want but no back linking please
3. No nudity on your projects
4. Please link to your post not your blog
5. Mention us in your post with a link back to this challenge




 

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Winner from Challenge 15

I'm back again today to announce the winner from Challenge 15.

Our sponsor for that challenge was:



And the winner, chosen by random.org is:

 #50 - Hazel

Congratulations!!

Please e-mail me at: madebyhelenblog@yahoo.com to claim your prize

Friday, July 26, 2019

Challenge 16

Apologies that this post is a couple of days late!

Welcome back to our Christmas Challenge!

Please note that we are now a MONTHLY CHALLENGE blog.
Now onto this month's challenge:
Anything Christmas/Winter Goes
We welcome any card using an image from any artist.


Optional using a CuteNCraftyMommy image.
 

If using one of our images, you will get put in for an additional PRIZE digi from our store!
Our sponsor for this month is:
https://www.treasureboxdesigns.com/
And here is some inspiration from our wonderful Design Team:
 Amanda
Deanne  
Monica  
Our Rules are:
~You can create any project you like, as long as it fits the theme Christmas/Winter.


~Follow this blog
~Link up your creation to as many challenges as you wish! The more the merrier!!!
~You can enter as many times as you want with us.
~NO back-linking!
 
~No nudity on your projects.
 
~Link to your post not your blog.
 
~Mention us in your post with a link back to our blog

 
You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Challenge 15 and a Design Team Call

Welcome back to our Christmas Challenge!

Please note that we are now a MONTHLY CHALLENGE blog.

A big thank you to everyone who entered our Design Team Call - I'll introduce you to our new team members shortly.  

Our Design Team Call is still running so if you love making Christmas cards and would like to be a part of our friendly team, have a look here for all the details.

And now, please join me in welcoming:

Monica
Amanda
Archana
They are joining myself (Helen), Claudia and Deanne as part of our team - welcome to you all!
Now onto this month's challenge.
Anything Christmas/Winter Goes
We welcome any card using an image from any artist.


Optional using a CuteNCraftyMommy image.
 
If using one of our images, you will get put in for an additional PRIZE digi from our store!
Our sponsor for this month is:
 Hetty Clare

And here is some inspiration from our wonderful Design Team who have used 'Christmas Carolers' and 'Santa Digital Print'








~You can create any project you like, as long as it fits the theme Christmas/Winter.

~Follow this blog
~Link up your creation to as many challenges as you wish! The more the merrier!!!
~You can enter as many times as you want with us.
~NO back-linking!
 
~No nudity on your projects.
 
~Link to your post not your blog.
 
~Mention us in your post with a link back to our blog


We would love for you to add our blog badge to your sidebar
 
If you would like to be GD for the following month please put GD by your name.


You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Winner from Challenge 14

I'm back today to announce the winner from Challenge 14.

Our sponsor for that challenge was:





shop here - https://www.etsy.com/shop/LeAnnsWorld101

and the winner, chosen by random.org, is:

#33 - Margaret (Granmargaret)



Congratulations!
Please e-mail me at madebyhelenblog@yahoo.com to claim your prizes



 

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

We're Taking a Short Break .....

We're taking a break from challenges for the next fortnight

Our next challenge will be posted on Wednesday 26 June and the results from our last challenge will be posted here on 19 June.


Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Winner from Challenge 13

Hello - I'm back to today to announce our winner from Challenge 13.

That challenge was sponsored by:


and the prize on offer for the winner is $10 to use at Polkadoodles

And our winner, chosen by random.org is:

5. Sheryl Hare





Congratulations!

Please e-mail me at madebyhelenblog@yahoo.com to claim your prize.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Challenge 14

Thanks to everyone who has entered our DT call so far - I will be in touch with you all soon.  It's still running for the length of this challenge - have a look here for all the details.

I'd love to hear from you!

Now on to Challenge 14 - don't forget it's anything goes as long as your card is Christmas or winter themed.  

We welcome any card using an image from any artist.


Optional using a CuteNCraftyMommy image.
 
If using one of my images, you will get put in for an additional PRIZE digi from my store!
This time we are sponsored by:



shop here - https://www.etsy.com/shop/LeAnnsWorld101

And here is some inspiration from our Design Team:
 

These are our rules:

~Follow this blog
~Link up your creation to as many challenges as you wish! The more the merrier!!!
~You can enter as many times as you want with us.
~NO back-linking!
~No nudity on your projects.
~Link to your post not your blog.
~Mention us in your post with a link back to our blog

Challenges are on Wednesdays and last 2 weeks.
 
We would love for you to add our blog badge to your sidebar  

If you would like to be GD for the following month please put GD by your name.
 
You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Winner from Challenge 12

I'm back today to announce the lucky winner from Challenge 12

The challenge was sponsored by:
 
 
and the prize is - 2 digis from Treasure Box Designs.
 
And the lucky winner chosen by random.org is:
 
#15 - Caroline's Creaties
 
 
Please e-mail me at madebyhelenblog@yahoo.com to claim your prize and we'd also like to invite you to be a Guest Designer for a future challenge!
 
DON'T FORGET ABOUT OUR DT CALL!!

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Challenge 13

***PLEASE NOTE THAT THE WINNER OF CHALLENGE 12 WILL BE ANNOUNCED HERE ON THE MAIN BLOG ON 22 MAY***

***DT CALL***

We'd like to add some more Design Team members to our Christmas Challenge team.

And here's what you would be asked to do as part of the team:



1. Make a project for each challenge - the theme is always anything Christmas goes and we work with sponsors so you need to be comfortable working with digi stamps.





2. Comment on projects entered in the challenge - if we get sufficient interest in joining the team this will be 1 in 10 entries, otherwise it will be 2 in 10 entries.






  3. You will also need a Facebook account as our DT group is Facebook based.



Interested?  Please e-mail me at notjustcards@yahoo.com with your blog address, social media links and a little bit about yourself.


Here we go with Challenge 13!


We welcome any card using an image from any artist.


 
Optional using a CuteNCraftyMommy image.
 
If using one of my images, you will get put in for an additional PRIZE digi from my store!

This time we are sponsored by:


 Prize is $10 to use at Polkadoodles!
 
And here is some inspiration from our Design Team:

Monica  


~You can create any project you like, as long as it fits the theme Christmas/Winter.

~Follow this blog
~Link up your creation to as many challenges as you wish! The more the merrier!!!
~You can enter as many times as you want with us.
~NO back-linking!
~No nudity on your projects.
~Link to your post not your blog.
~Mention us in your post with a link back to our blog
Challenges are on Wednesdays and last 2 weeks.

We would love for you to add our blog badge to your sidebar
 
If you would like to be GD for the following month please put GD by your name.


 

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Winner from Challenge 11

I'm back today to announce the lucky winner from Challenge 11

The challenge was sponsored by:




and the prize is - 3 images from the store
And the lucky winner chosen by random.org is:
#5 - Fabiola
Please e-mail me at madebyhelenblog@yahoo.com to claim your prize and we'd also like to invite you to be a Guest Designer for a future challenge!