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

***
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 and we would love it if you could link back to our blog when you display it. 

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
 #124 Marie Bingaman
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 
***
Beverly
***
Carole 
***
Claudia
***
Dagmara 
***
Danka
***
Ileana 
***
Jackie 
***
Kelly
using Earlie Hedgehog Dandelion 

***
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

Sunday, 31 May 2020

May 2020 Challenge #75 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.


May 2020 Winner 



Random Winner of the three Digi Stamps
 from Star Stampz is ...

 #193 Zora
Congratulations, Zora!

Please Take Your Badge from the Side Bar or the tab above and we would love it if you could link back to our blog when you display it. 

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

Please claim your prize within 10 days. 

Design Team Favourites for May

Dagmara Gorczyńska chose
#7 Granne
I love the creativity of this work, great coloring, embellishments and colors.

Danuta Brzezińska chose 
#8 Kelly Lloyd
I like the idea for this card, paintings and colors. The paper delighted me and the one on top and inside. She is very elegant. 

Tracey Mowbray chose
 #24 Wendylynn 
What a cute card & loving the bright colours.

Carole Jones chose
#28 Priya
I love this art journal page with it luscious layers, textured elements and bright, bold colours. This was Priya's first journal page, so I can't wait to see more!

Kelly Parker chose
#33 Terry
I love the colours. 

Andrèe Crowe chose
#35 Jackie C
A beautiful card and tag. A lovely design with pretty papers, die-cuts and finishing touches.

Kelly Parker chose
#123 Carole G
I love it because it was a boy card...don;t see many of them and this one was cool.

Jackie Trinder chose
#156 Sidelle Menon
This is such a pretty card. The butterflies are gorgeous and they look fantastic against the background. 

Beverly Cole chose
#179 Vivian Foo
It is just so colorful and fun!

Stay Safe and Well in these troubled times. 

The new challenge starts tomorrow.

Friday, 1 May 2020

May Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #75


A very warm welcome to our May challenge.
Here at Crafts Galore Encore we hope that everyone is staying safe and well in these difficult times.

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 Star Stampz.

Thank you to everyone who found time to join our April challenge. We had some incredible entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 
Are you an April 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 Sarah from Star Stampz who is offering our winner 3 digi stamp sets.


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 
***
Beverly
***
Carole 
***
Dagmara
***
Danka
***
Ileana 
***
Jackie 
***
Kelly
using  Spring Bumble Bee

***
Tracey 

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

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #75 sponsored by Star Stampz
                                         
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets 3 digi sets.
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 30th May.
Maximum 3 entries.
You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Thursday, 30 April 2020

April 2020 Challenge #74 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.


April 2020 Winner 



Random Winner of the two Digi Image sets
 from Vera Lane Studio is ...

 #188 Dewi
Congratulations, Dewi!

Please Take Your Badge from the Side Bar or the tab above and we would love it if you could link back to our blog when you display it. 

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

Please claim your prize within 10 days. 

Design Team Favourites for April
Beverly Cole chose
#5 An Artists Garden
I love all the oval metallic frames with the florals.

Danuta Brzezińska chose 
#17 Elizabeth H
I like the idea of ​​a shaker, the colors harmonize with the image. All very girlish.

Andrèe Crowe chose
#29 Rosina
A beautiful card and tag. A lovely design with pretty papers, die-cuts and finishing touches.

Carole Jones chose
#51 Aussie Annie
I love Whimsical Girl as she was one of the first Vera Lane digi stamps that I bought. Annie has brought her to life with colouring and has created a beautiful, mixed media garden paradise for her to walk through! Utterly delightful! x

Ileana Artuffo chose
#78 Carol Gill
This is a wonderful vintage creation! I love how you put different things together so harmoniously. Beautiful idea to crumple the post card. Sweet bear and background are gorgeous!

Dagmara Gorczyńska chose
#105 April Kindness Postcard
I was particularly impressed by the media background of this work. And of course coloring the stamp.

Kelly Parker chose
#130 Vivian Foo
I love the colours. 

Jackie Trinder chose
#202 Zora
I love the design of this card. The image is so pretty and the die cut phrase stands out nicely from the card. 


Stay Safe and Well in these troubled times. 

The new challenge starts tomorrow.

Wednesday, 1 April 2020

April Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #74


A very warm welcome to our April challenge.

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 the fabulous Janet Klein from Vera Lane Studio.

Thank you to everyone who found time to join our March challenge. We had some incredible entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 
Are you a March 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 Janet Klein from Vera Lane Studio.

Vera Lane Studio is all about play. The original characters are quirky and relatable, allowing you to create an imaginary neighbourhood of cheeky and whimsical friends. The sets can be mixed and matched for endless variation. Most VLS sets include sentiments and accent stamps. The sets are bundled and value priced with the crafter in mind.

Janet is offering our winner 2 digi stamp sets .


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 Contessa
***
Beverly
using Succulents
***
Carole 
using Daffodil
***
Claudia
using Contessa
***

Dagmara
using  Contessa
***
Danka

***
Ileana 
using Succulents
***
Jackie 
using Succulents
***
Kelly
using  Contessa

***
Tracey 
using Succulents

Thank you, once again, to Janet at Vera Lane Studio for supplying these delightful digital products to the Design Team and for supporting our challenge blog! 

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #74 sponsored by Vera Lane Studio
                                         
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets 2 digi sets.
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 29th April.
Maximum 3 entries.

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