Tuesday, 1 September 2020

September Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #79

Hello!

A very warm welcome to our September challenge.
Here at Crafts Galore Encore we hope that everyone is staying safe and well as life starts to get back to normal.

The theme here at Crafts Galore Encore is always 
Anything Goes. 
You can enter up to 3 different projects.
This month we are sponsored by 
Beccy's Place.

Thank you to everyone who found time to join our August challenge. We had some fabulous entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 
We had a few problems with the Inlinkz last month, but we are assured it has been fixed and our clever DT, Jackie, devised a way to choose the winner from the 3 Linkies!

Are you an August winner?
Check here and, if you are a winner and/or a DT Favourite, please collect a badge from the side bar to proudly display it on your blog. 

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Now onto this month's challenge:

This month we are sponsored by Beccy's Place who is offering our winner $10 AU to spend on digital stamps in the online store.



Beccy also has a fabulous blog. If you haven't visited, then please do! 
 She has loads of inspirational posts, including samples of her digis with colour guides. She also has an A-Z Card Fold Tutorial section and a super FREE digi section. There's even a Challenge Blog with a FREE image each month! 

We hope you can find some crafty time to enter our challenge this month. We're look forward to seeing your anything goes projects! 
Enjoy the following inspiration from the DT.
You can visit their blogs by clicking on their images in the side bar.
Happy creating!

Stay safe and well.

Carole, Jackie and the CGE DT

xxx

Andree 
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Beverly
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Carole
using one of the Free images, Birthday Stanley
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Claudia
using Bear Hugs

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Dagmara 
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Danka
using one of the Free images - Happy Birthday, Daddy
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Ileana 
using one of the FREE images - Jim
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Jackie 
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Kelly
using Farm Fresh

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Tracey 

Thank you, once again, to Beccy at Beccy's Place for supplying these delightful digital products to the Design Team and for supporting our challenge blog! 
Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #79 sponsored by Beccy's Place 
                                         
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets 3 individual Beccy's Place digi stamps 
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 29th September.
Maximum 3 entries.


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

Monday, 31 August 2020

August 2020 Challenge #78 Winners

 A big THANK YOU to all who take time to enter our challenges.


Each month one winner will be picked using a random number generator and a sponsored prize will be won.

This month we have had a bit of trouble with our link up to the challenge. We are aware of this and it has been taken into account when the winner was selected. 

In addition winners will be chosen on merit (DT Favourites) and all equally placed. Each winner will have been chosen by a DT member.


August 2020 Winner 



Random Winner of the 3 Digi Stamps  from Fabrika Fantasy is ...

 #34 - Hazel L 
(this entry was in our second set of entries)

Congratulations Hazel!

Please Take Your Badge from the Side Bar or the tab above 

Contact Carole at cardsgaloreencore@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize. 

Please claim your prize within 10 days. 

Design Team Favourites for August 
These favourites are listed in the order in which they were entered.  This month we had three different links. All should be back to normal for our next challenge. 

 Dagmara Gorczyńska chose

#2 Vlinders

I love the idea and coloring.  

 Danuta Brzezińska chose

#23 Chriss R

Precise execution of a very difficult project. The colors and decorations are associated with eastern tea drinking. Lovely jug. I'm delighted.

Beverly Cole chose

# 88 Normar

I love the layout, the clean lines and the sentiment placement

Jackie Trinder chose

#91 Rosina

This is a very stylish design for an invitation. When I saw how many had been made I was very impressed. They all look so good together.

 Andrée Crowe

#12 Annie

A wonderfully eye catching card. A beautifully coloured image, lovely layers and fabulous touches of sparkle.

 Tracey Mowbray chose

#20 Helen

What a cutie lovely layout.

 Ileana Artuffo chose

#8 Susan Sudbury

 I love image and vintage style with book page.

 Carole Jones chose

#13 Vivian Foo

I love this journal page which is a mix of collage and stamps. I would frame this and have it on my wall. It is gorgeous!


 

Stay Safe and Well in these troubled times. 

The new challenge starts tomorrow.

Saturday, 1 August 2020

August Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #78


Hello!

A very warm welcome to our August challenge.
Here at Crafts Galore Encore we hope that everyone is staying safe and well as life starts to get back to normal.

The theme here at Crafts Galore Encore is always 
Anything Goes. 
You can enter up to 3 different projects.
This month we are sponsored by 
Fabrika Fantasy.

Thank you to everyone who found time to join our June challenge. We had some wonderful entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 
Are you a July winner?
Check here and, if you are a winner and/or a DT Favourite, please collect a badge from the side bar to proudly display it on your blog. 

Now onto this month's challenge:

This month we are sponsored by Fabrika Fantasy who is offering our winner 3 digi stamps.


We hope you can find some crafty time to enter our challenge this month. We're look forward to seeing your anything goes projects! 
Enjoy the following inspiration from the DT.
You can visit their blogs by clicking on their images in the side bar.
Happy creating!

Stay safe and well.

Carole, Jackie and the CGE DT

xxx

Andree 
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Beverly
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Carole
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Claudia
using Happy Mouse
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Dagmara 
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Danka
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Ileana 
using one of the Little Snow Gnomes
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Jackie 
using Betta Fish
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Kelly
using Little Witch



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Tracey 
using Flying Elf

Thank you, once again, to Dmitry at Fabrika Fantasy for supplying these delightful digital products to the Design Team and for supporting our challenge blog! 

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #78 sponsored by Fabrika Fantasy 
                                         
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets 3 individual Fabrika Fantasy digi stamps 
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 30th August.
Maximum 3 entries.

Please add to this InLinkz:




You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

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

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

Friday, 31 July 2020

July 2020 Challenge #77 Winners

A big THANK YOU to all who take time to enter our challenges.

Each month one winner will be picked using a random number generator and a sponsored prize will be won.

In addition winners will be chosen on merit (DT Favourites) and all equally placed. Each winner will have been chosen by a DT member.


July 2020 Winner 



Random Winner of the $10 store credit from Fred She Said is ...

 #186 - Heather Mills

Congratulations Heather!

Please Take Your Badge from the Side Bar or the tab above 

Contact Carole at cardsgaloreencore@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize. 

Please claim your prize within 10 days. 

Design Team Favourites for July

 Dagmara Gorczyńska chose
#24  Anita
This work made a great impression on me. I like the colors and the technique. Beautiful!

Ileana Artuffo chose
#40 Anita
It's a very elegant CAS creation. I love how she worked with the various shades of blue using a single stamp.

Kelly Parker chose
#58 CraftyPaws
Woofing you a happy birthday is just too cute with the line of dogs and they look so happy!

Claudia Martins chose
#59 Liliane Carvalho 
I like the harmony of the card, the emboss used, the beautifully colored snowman and the details used in every project. Beautiful card made by her.

Beverly Cole chose
# 60 Vicki
I love her coloring and framing!

Andrée Crowe
#91 Nancy
A wonderfully eye catching card. A beautifully coloured image, lovely layers and fabulous touches of sparkle.

Jackie Trinder chose
#94 Karthikhan
This box card is just amazing. The hedgehogs are so cute and they are having so much fun. What a lovely surprise when the box is opened. This will be a delight to receive. 

Carole Jones chose
#164 Terry
Terry has made two beautiful mixed media journal pages with watercoloured roses as the focal point. The pretty stamped and stencilled backgrounds are the perfect backdrop. 

Danuta Brzezińska chose
#183 Susan Sudbury
I like the brightness of the polar bear against the background of a dark night with stars.

Tracey Mowbray chose
#187 Rosina
Just a cute card love the elephant. 

 

Stay Safe and Well in these troubled times. 

The new challenge starts tomorrow.

Wednesday, 1 July 2020

July Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #77


A very warm welcome to our July challenge.
Here at Crafts Galore Encore we hope that everyone is staying safe and well as life starts to get back to normal.

The theme here at Crafts Galore Encore is always 
Anything Goes and you can enter up to 3 different projects.
This month we are sponsored by 
Fred She Said.

Thank you to everyone who found time to join our June challenge. We had some wonderful entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 
Are you a June winner?
Check here and, if you are a winner and/or a DT Favourite, please collect a badge from the side bar to proudly display it on your blog. 

Now onto this month's challenge:

This month we are sponsored by the wonderful Tracy Lynn from Fred She Said who is offering our winner a $10 Store Voucher. 


We hope you can find some crafty time to enter our challenge this month. We're look forward to seeing your anything goes projects! 
Enjoy the following inspiration from the DT.
You can visit their blogs by clicking on their images in the side bar.
Happy creating!

Stay safe and well.

Carole, Jackie and the CGE DT

xxx

Andree 
using Hibiscus
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Beverly
using Hibiscus
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Claudia
using Magnolia
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Dagmara 
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Danka
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Ileana 
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Jackie 
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Kelly
using Magnolia

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Tracey 

Thank you, once again, to Tracy Lynn at Fred She Said for supplying these delightful digital products to the Design Team and for supporting our challenge blog! 

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #77 sponsored by Fred She Said
                                         
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets $10 Store Voucher 
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 30th July.
Maximum 3 entries.


You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

Tuesday, 30 June 2020

June 2020 Challenge #76 Winners

A big THANK YOU to all who take time to enter our challenges.

Each month one winner will be picked using a random number generator and a sponsored prize will be won.

In addition winners will be chosen on merit (DT Favourites) and all equally placed. Each winner will have been chosen by a DT member.


June 2020 Winner 



Random Winner of the £6.75 store credit from Polkadoodles is ...

#130 Monique 

Congratulations, Monique!

Please Take Your Badge from the Side Bar or the tab above 

Contact Carole at cardsgaloreencore@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize. 

Please claim your prize within 10 days. 

Design Team Favourites for June

Beverly Cole chose
#18 Janice
Love the technique with the image. Perfect way to highlight the birthday girl’s name!

Carole Jones chose
#29 Majda
I love these three bears playing in the foliage. The background is a fabulous design and very textural. A lovely card.

Andrèe Crowe chose
#41 Priya
A gorgeous vintage looking book card. It's a clever and thoughtful design using beautiful papers and embellishments.

Danuta Brzezińska chose 
#86 Teresa
I like this card in vintage style. She is very elegant and so feminine.

Ileana Artuffo chose
#100 Anna
I like black and white image that contrasts with the tiny colorful flowers.

Tracey Mowbray chose
 
What a cute bee love the colouring.

Dagmara Gorczyńska chose
#132 Nicola Gold
A fantastic idea with a bottle and beautiful colors.

Kelly Parker chose
#155 Ellibelle
I love the colors and paper used on this card!

Jackie Trinder chose
#168 Susan Sudbury
I love the design of this card. The mermaid is so pretty and I love the way the sentiment frames the image. 

Claudia Martins chose
#176 Laila B 
I loved the choice of colors, the delicacy of the design.The harmony of details. Everything fits perfectly. 

Stay Safe and Well in these troubled times. 

The new challenge starts tomorrow.

Monday, 1 June 2020

June Crafts Galore Encore Challenge  #76


A very warm welcome to our June challenge.
Here at Crafts Galore Encore we hope that everyone is staying safe and well as lockdown restrictions are eased.

The theme here at Crafts Galore Encore is always 
Anything Goes and you can enter up to 3 different projects.
This month we are sponsored by Polkadoodles.

Thank you to everyone who found time to join our May challenge. We had some incredible entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 
Are you an May winner?
Check here and, if you are a winner and/or a DT Favourite, please collect a badge from the side bar to proudly display it on your blog. 

Now onto this month's challenge:

This month we are sponsored by the wonderful Nikki from Polkadoodles who is offering our winner a £6.75 Store Voucher which is the equivalent of 3 digi stamps. 


We hope you can find some crafty time to enter our challenge this month. We're look forward to seeing your anything goes projects! 
Enjoy the following inspiration from the DT.
You can visit their blogs by clicking on their images in the side bar.
Happy creating!

Stay safe and well.

Carole, Jackie and the CGE DT

xxx

Andree 
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Beverly
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Carole 
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Claudia
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Dagmara 
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Danka
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Ileana 
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Jackie 
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Kelly
using Earlie Hedgehog Dandelion 

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Tracey 

Thank you, once again, to Nikki at Polkadoodles for supplying these delightful digital products to the Design Team and for supporting our challenge blog! 

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #76 sponsored by Polkadoodles
                                         
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets £6.75 Store Voucher (equivalent to 3 digi stamps.)
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 29th June.
Maximum 3 entries.

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter