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Thursday, March 15, 2018

#192 Handmade Flowers



Hello to everyone, we hope you have all had an amazing 2 weeks doing what you love.
Thank you everyone for those wonderful recycling entries, some great ideas.

The winners as picked by random.org are
The winner of Dr Digi House of Stamps prize


The winner of the QKR Stampede prize
 


The winner of the Sparkle n Sprinkle prize


The winner of the Cute as a Button prize
 


Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  
Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject, please also mention which prize you have won. Don't forget to take your badge from the side bar..
 Top 3 in numerical order



 


Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.



THEME
HAND MADE FLOWERS
You may make your flowers out of paper, material, buttons, wood etc.  You could even use a ready made flowers that you have altered e.g. added a button to the middle, remove some petals and add others.  Just so long as you have something that is handmade.
And our wonderful sponsors are:
Prize: $10 voucher for Stamps

 Prize: 3 images

Prize $15 worth of images



 Team creating with Ds4Joy's




Team creating with with Paper Nest Dolls


Alex
 Mermaid Ellie with Seahorse

Fiona
Avery-in-Heart


Sabina
Mermaid Ellie with Seahorse


Team creating with Wink Wink Ink

 
Little Bird

Pup in Boots

Pup in Boots

Your turn to show us your flowers.


Thursday, March 1, 2018

#191 Recycling



Hi everyone, hope you have all had an amazing 2 weeks doing what you love.
This challenge is celebrating March 2 - Old Stuff Day
We are doing some recycling. 

Thank you for those wonderful Recipe entries for our last challenge, disappointing  to see so few entries, but those who entered created great projects.

The winners as picked by random.org are

The winner of Rick St Dennis


The winner of Bugaboo Stamps
 


The winner of Decosse's Dynamite Doodles
 
 Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  
Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject, please also mention which prize you have won. Don't forget to take your badge from the side bar..


Everyone who entered is a Top entry
Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.


Onto this fortnight's challenge
 2nd March Old Stuff Day
Time to recycle something, it could be a box, a card, a button no restrictions, just let us know what you have recycled.


Our Sponsors for this fortnight are




Prize: $15 voucher  to store (maybe used for any products found in their online store)

Prize - 2 black and white images
Here are the Design Teams Recycling Inspirations

Team creating with Dr Digi

Alex
Teatime Sentiments
Recycled - Ice-cream spoon painted silver

Coffee Sentiments
Recycled - Coffee Stirrer

Mystic Mabel
Recycled - Trim from my nieces dressing up costume


CarolG
Phyllis the Festive Fairy
using a hen's egg carton re-purposed for easter eggs,
better than a cellophane or plastic bag!



Team creating with QKR

Cass 
Flower Blossom
recycled candle



Heather B
sewing kit using packaging box & old buttons



Engelchen    
Team creating with Sparkle N Sprinkle

Cass
Lovely as a Leaf
recycled laminate sample



Dorothy
Stain Glass Rounds Digital Stamp Set [Digi719]
Hand colored - using foil pouch from a packet of coffee in a motel 
Pre colored digital image using rose colored bakery box 
and negative strip from a sticker sheet

Hog Heaven (using florist wrappings)
Team creating with Cute as a button


Alex
Good Book and a Cup of Tea 
Recycled - pages from a damaged book

Recycled - Drift wood and shells 
using magazine pages
child's hair-tie box using a magazine freebie box


Amazing examples of recycling from the team, maybe they have inspired you to use something you have at home, or maybe you have a great idea you can share with us.  Have fun using some old stuff.