Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Stencil Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
This week we are inviting you to
The lovely folks over at Simon Says Stamp are generously giving away a FABULOUS $50 voucher to shop at the Simon Says Stamp Store! All you have to do is take out your crafty supplies, make something following this week’s prompt, and add a link in the Inlinkz at the bottom of this post! You can join 5 times so you could have 5 chances to win! How AWESOME is that!! All winners are chosen randomly, so everyone has an equal chance to win! Woo Hoo!! Good Luck to everyone! The Design Team is looking forward to seeing your crafty makes and will pop around to visit you ASAP!
Remember to click on the person’s name to see all of the details of how we made these creations and leave these wonderful girls some comment love
This is Ashley’s last week with us in the Designer Spotlight and we would like to say a huge thank you for all of your creations over the past month. It has been a real pleasure having you along with us :-)
Andrea made some matchbook notebooks featuring framed-out front panels. She used The Stamp Market’s Vintage Slides dies for the frames, Tim Holtz’s Matchbook dies for the notebooks and added inspiring words using Inky Antics’ Brave and Good and Saucy & Sassy stamp sets.
Anna-Karin made a canvas panel this week, using a Tim Holtz Lace Baseboard Frame to frame a photo. The flowers were die cut with Tim’s Wildflower Stems #2 dies, and the background is stamped with the Simon Says Stamp You Matter stamp.
Barbara chose to frame Tim Holtz Sizzix butterfly from Geo Springtime dies. Se used for her project Tim Holtz Sizzix Botanical 3D embossing folder, Idea-ology Vignette frame, Prima Marketing Firebird Art Alchemy Metallique Wax and Distress oxides Inkpad Wild honey and Worn lipstick to highlight the background.
Cheiron used a Lace Baseboard Frame as the focal point for her on her Mini Etcetera Tag. She added a Crochet Thinlits die as trim, a Quote Chip, Thrift Shop Ephemera and some Clippings Stickers. She finished the tag with a clip and a Story Stick.
Emma was inspired by a sprinkling of fairy dust and created a vignette box complete with a Vignette Frame. She added a Baseboard Paper Doll that sits on a thimble, surrounded by some Bauble Findings and moss.
Kath created an Art Panel on Dina Wakley Cotton Watercolor Paper using Tim Holtz/Ranger Distress Oxide Sprays, Gradient Dot Layering Stencil with Distress Grit Paste and added a frame to this delightful Idea-ology Found Relatives photo using Tim Holtz/Sizzix Timekeeper BigZ die.
Lols used her new Cinch Book Binding Tool and made a notebook. For the background she used plain white paper, a Typewriter Text background Stamp a Cargo Stencil and Distress Oxide Inks. She framed the cute Hipster Goat using Soft Navy Card and white embossed some text.
Maura knew she wanted to use Andrea’s Inky Antics Circles and Frames set this week, and discovered how beautifully it worked with the new Tim Holtz Alcohol Pearl inks set 2 and Jane Davenport Mermaid Markers.
So now it’s YOUR turn to get out your inks, paints and all things arty and start creating! We are looking forward to seeing what you make!
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You have until Monday 8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in
We will also be choosing a selection of our entries to put in the spotlight. This is a special honor where we talk about why we loved that entry in particular and award a special badge too! For the full rules please read the challenge rules posted in the side-bar here on our blog.
Please read the challenge rules on the sidebar. It has come to our attention that some are entering projects that were posted weeks ago. While they may follow the theme they are not eligible to win the voucher. All creations must be newly published. Thank You