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Thursday, 1 April 2021

April 2021 Challenge #86 Crafts Galore Encore

  

   Hello!

A very warm welcome to our April challenge.

Here at Crafts Galore Encore the theme is always 
Anything Goes. 
You can enter up to 3 different projects.
This month we are sponsored by 
Thank you to everyone who found time to join our March challenge. We had some fabulous 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 on your blog.


This month we are sponsored by Sandra Caldwell, the artist and owner of BabyCakes DND.  
Sandra is offering 2 digi stamps to our lucky random winner. Please head over to the BabyCakes DND store to see the quirky range of digital stamps in store. 


We hope you can find some crafty time to enter our challenge this month. We're looking 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!

Carole, Jackie and the CGE DT

xxx

Andree 
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Carole
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Cass
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Claudia
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Dagmara 
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Danka

Commen

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Ileana 
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Jackie 
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Kelly
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Susan 
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Tracey 
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Thank you, once again, to BabyCakes DND for supplying these delightful digital products to the Design Team and for supporting our challenge blog! 

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #86 sponsored by BabyCakes DND 
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets 2 digital images from BabyCakes DND
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

Wednesday, 31 March 2021

March 2021 - Challenge #85 Winners

 Welcome to a new Winner's Post 

 Firstly a very big THANK YOU to all who takes time to enter our monthly challenges .

Every 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.


March 2021 Winner 



Random Winner of £6.75 credit (for 3 digis) from Polkadoodles. 

 #67 - Margaret A

Congratulations Margaret!

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 March
These favourites are listed in the numerical order.

Claudia Martins chose #20 Susan Sudbury

I loved the magnificent and perfect coloring.

 Andrée Crowe #21 Jeni Mc

A delightful card that's just perfect for Spring. It's a lovely design with a very pretty coordinated paper. The image is adorable and has just the right amount of sparkle.

Ileana Artuffo chose #25 Katrina Buftron

Super CAS creation! I love delicate image and colouring. It's very very elegant.

 Susan Moffatt chose #39 Lynne R

It's a beautiful, simple and elegant card.

 Jackie Trinder chose #91 Cazcraftybits

This is a gorgeous floral clock. It will look magnificent on the wall.

Carole Jones chose #107 Юрате

Юрате has made a beautiful series of tea party themed cards using gorgeous images along with pretty die-cuts, lace appliqué and a pin flair badge. The colours and layers are stunning.

 Cass Stromboli chose #166 Creative Pixie Designs

Gorgeous card with fabulous colouring. Sweet bunny image that's perfect for springtime.

 Claudia Martins chose #169 Thompson

I fell in love with the delicate monochrome of this design.

Carole Jones chose #180 Monica Collins

Monica Collins Gorgeous, layered, die cut florals on a fabulous, blended background of yellow and pink inks. The embossed music manuscript adds a lovely touch.

 Danuta Brzezińska chose #192 Rosina

I like the elegance and shape of this card. I love the colors, pockets, laces and tags. Good job.

 Kelly Parker chose #205 Silke

The coloring is very nice and the bunnies are sooo cute! I like bunnies and this card is done very well.

  Dagmara Gorczyńska chose #207 J Atterbury Creations

The coloring is very nice and the bunnies are sooo cute! I like bunnies and this card is done very well.

Tracey Mowbray chose #220 Dikke Knuffel

What a cutie love the elephant & pretty colour tones.

   


Don't forget that the new challenge starts tomorrow. 

Monday, 1 March 2021

March 2021 Challenge #85 Crafts Galore Encore

 

   Hello!

A very warm welcome to our March challenge.

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 
Thank you to everyone who found time to join our February challenge. We had some wonderful entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 

Are you a February 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 on your blog.


This month we are sponsored by Nikky from Polkadoodles.  
Nikky is offering a £6.75 store voucher, which is equivalent to three single digi stamps, to our lucky random winner. Please head over to the Polkadoodles website to see the delightful range of digital stamps and more that are in store. 


We hope you can find some crafty time to enter our challenge this month. We're looking 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!

Carole, Jackie and the CGE DT

xxx

Andree 
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Carole

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Cass

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Claudia

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Dagmara 

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Danka
using

Commen

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Ileana 
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Jackie 
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Kelly
using 
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Susan 
using Cool Dude

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

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #85 sponsored by Polkadoodles 
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets £6.75 store voucher ( = 3 single digital images) from Polkadoodles
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 30th March
Maximum 3 entries

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

Sunday, 28 February 2021

February 2021 - Challenge #84 Winners

  Welcome to a new Winner's Post 

 Firstly a very big THANK YOU to all who takes time to enter our monthly challenges .

Every 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.


February 2021 Winner 



Random Winner of 3 images from StarStampz is 

 #17 - Tinyworks/Maria

Congratulations Maria!

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 February
These favourites are listed in the numerical order.

Jackie Trinder chose #35 Christina

This is such an impressive card. I love the delicate colour palate. This card would look so amazing on display.

 Danuta Brzezińska chose #51 Astrid

I like the colors and parchment decorations. A great image completes the whole.

 Andrée Crowe #60  Rachelle Oltean

This is a wonderfully colourful card dominated by a striking image that's been beautifully coloured. The card has been perfectly finished with a lovely sentiment and some simple sequins.

 Kelly Parker chose #64 Glennis

I love the CAS card and this card has a wonderful background with a silhouette die for the card front.

 Cass Stromboli chose #66 Teresa

Beautiful one layer card. Love the cat image and design of the card.

 Claudia Martins chose #76 Maz

I loved the design, the way she colored the image and set up the project !! Everything in this project is simple and beautiful !! I loved everything she did !! Image is very sweet.

 Susan Moffatt chose #128 Pat K

Striking yellow and black combination - perfect for this card.

 Carole Jones chose #144 Tracey

Tracey's project immediately caught my eye. It is a beautiful, fabric journal page with fabulous, crunchy looking texture stencilled with paste and beads. The focal point is a wonderfully pieced 'doll'. I love the doll's hair - it's stringy in parts and it's blue! Amazing mixed media work!

 Tracey Mowbray chose  #162 Elaine

Gorgeous colouring & a cutie giraffe.

Ileana Artuffo chose #168 Valérie

I love simple design and choice of beautiful papers. Image is very sweet.

  Dagmara Gorczyńska chose #169  Crafty Amy

I love the stamp choice, coloring and humor. 

   


Don't forget that the new challenge starts tomorrow. 

Monday, 1 February 2021

February 2021 Challenge #84 Crafts Galore Encore


   Hello!

A very warm welcome to our February challenge.

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 
Thank you to everyone who found time to join our January challenge. We had some wonderful entries and it is always a pleasure to see what everyone has been creating. 

Are you a January 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 on your blog.


This month we are sponsored by Sarah from Star Stampz.  Sarah is offering three digi stamps to our lucky random winner. Please head over to the Star Stampz Etsy Store to see the delightful range of stamps that are in store. 


We hope you can find some crafty time to enter our challenge this month. We're looking 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!

Carole, Jackie and the CGE DT

xxx

Andree 
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Carole
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Cass
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Claudia
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Dagmara 
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Danka
using  Spring Rain
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Ileana 
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Jackie 
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Kelly
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Susan 
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Tracey 

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Thank you, once again, to 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 #84 sponsored by Star Stampz 
Winner (chosen by Random.org) gets 3 images from Star Stampz
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 27th February
Maximum 3 entries.

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

Sunday, 31 January 2021

January 2021 - Challenge #83 Winners

 Welcome to a new Winner's Post 

 Firstly a very big THANK YOU to all who take time to enter our monthly challenges .

Every 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.


January 2021 Winner 



Random Winner of 3 images from SheepSki Designs is 

 #83 - Dawn Frost

Congratulations Dawn!

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 January
These favourites are listed in the numerical order.

Jackie Trinder chose #20 Monique/Bear Hat

This is a gorgeous card. I love the design. The image is so cute and so beautifully coloured. The colours all work together so well. This is very pleasing on the eye.

 Danuta Brzezińska chose #28 Jenny/Fairy Cottage

I like the precise scene and the gilding. It's a very positive card and carefully made.

 Susan Moffat chose #33 Lisa J

It's Harry Potter, I love Harry Potter and this just captures the essence of his magical world in detail but with a clean and crisp design. Lisa says great for teens but I'd love a card like that too!

 Andrée Crowe #54 Yvonne

This is a gorgeous and very useful home decor project. It's a handy planner with lists for important things to remember in a clever layout. Wonderful soft colours and beautiful finishing touches.

 Ileana Artuffo chose #80 Katrina Buftron

I love dies and simple design. Brillant colours on kraft are wonderful!

 Tracey Mowbray chose #Teresa/Time for Tea

What a cute image love the colour combo.

Cass Stromboli chose #136 Rachelle Oltean

This card just jumped out to me when I was looking. Beautiful design and perfect for Valentine's day.

 Claudia Martins chose #149 Maz

I loved the delicacy of the project. I found it amazing how she made the card. Very sweet and delicate. It's just beautiful !!

 Carole Jones chose #149 Maz

I love the vintage vibes to this beautiful card. The softly stencilled background, the muted Copic colouring and the gorgeous wooden frame and shabby chic florals make it so special. I would be over the moon to receive this beauty!

  Dagmara Gorczyńska chose #156  Rosina

I have a soft spot for bookmarks, and this one is lovely. Lovely colors, cute ants.

   


Don't forget that the new challenge starts tomorrow.