Tuesday 31 January 2023

January 2023: Winner of Challenge #107

Welcome to the Winner's Post 
for January

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 2023 Winner 

We had 217 fabulous January entries 

and the 

Random Winner 

of 2 digis from Hetty Clare Art


#129 Vannessa

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

Contact Carole at to claim your prize. 

Please claim your prize within 10 days. 

Design Team Favourites for January
These favourites are listed in the numerical order.

Please Take Your DT Favourite Badge from the Side Bar 

Ileana choose #16 Diane Louise 
Image and little stamps around home are wonderful! I love eclipse technique.

Sari choose #20 Lisa J
Love the elegant reindeer -image and the winter scene is so pretty. Beautiful coloring and details using white pen and glitter.

Lorraine choose #98 My Artsy Day 
A stunning shaker card, I loved the beautiful colours and pretty floral design.

Carole chose #111 Michelle
Michelle's card is a fabulous creation. I love the layering with papers, dies and handmade paper flowers in beautiful teal colours.

Koyel chose #118 Olive Farm Crafts
Love the background and the digi stamp.

Danuta chose #144 Olive Farm Crafts 
I love the circle shape and the added hearts. Beautifully colored image. The whole creates a loving energy.

Dagmara chose #159 Crafting Stellalena 
I was struck by her gorgeous coloring and digi choice.

Helen chose #183 Linda 
Great colouring and I love the papers she has used too x

Andree chose #190 Bridget at Curly Bear Crafts
A beautifully eye-catching card with gorgeous colours and wonderful metallic touches. Lovely layered flowers on a stunning, framed background finished with pretty gems.

Don't forget that the new challenge starts tomorrow.

Sunday 1 January 2023

January 2023: Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #107



A very warm welcome to our January 2023 challenge. 
We would like to wish you all a Happy New Year. May the new year bring you joy, peace and happiness.

Here at Crafts Galore Encore the theme is always 
Anything Goes 
and you can enter up to 3 different projects.
The challenge ends on the 30th January at mid-day GMT.

Thank you to everyone who took time to join our December challenge. It's a crazy, busy time of the year and we had some amazing entries. It is always a pleasure to visit your blogs and see what you've been creating. 

Are you a December 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.


Back to this month's challenge ...

This time we are sponsored by the lovely Helen from 
She is kindly offering our random winner 2 digi stamps from her Etsy store.

Remember you can enter our challenge up to 3 times with different projects each time. Please no back linking - all projects entered should be posted for the first time online between the 1st and the 30th January.

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 blog names/images in the side bar >>>>

Happy Creating!

Carole and the CGE DT


using Happy Hour

using Bear Hugs

using Bear Hugs


using Happy Hour

 using Happy Hour

using Bear Hugs




 Thank you to Helen at Hetty Clare Art for her generous sponsorship and thank you to the DT for their amazing designs.

Would you like to join our DT?
We still have a couple of spaces left to fill on the DT, so if you would like to join us, please add DT next to your entry name in the challenge or email Carole at
No previous experience is necessary.

We would love to have you on our team!

Now it's over to you ...

Challenge #107
Winner (chosen by gets 2 digi stamps from Hetty Clare Art 
Also DT Favourites are chosen on merit each month.
Inlinkz closes 12:00 GMT 30th January
Maximum 3 entries.

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter