Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Thanks/Thanksgiving Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
This week we are asking you to remember and think of others:
Remembrance/Thinking Of You
The lovely folks over at Simon Says Stamp are generously giving away a FABULOUS $25 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!
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Laura made a gorgeous tag using Carabelle Studio Vintage Wallpaper and Mixed Media Butterflies Cling Stamp Sets. She fussy cut the butterflies and attached with thin iron wire and finished with a few touches of gold and a Tim holtz idea-ology Stickers Sentiment.
Andrea was thinking about moms and how much good they do in the world. For her tag, she used Dina Wakley’s Interesting Faces stamp set, Impression Obsession’s Mom Life stamp set, MFT’s Wonky Dots stencil, and Prima Water Soluble Oil Pastels (both Basics and Rustic).
Anna-Karin made a small canvas remembering one of her first friends. The background was done with the brand new Simon Says Stamp Scattered Stars stencil and the circles from from the Mix and Match Circles set.
Barbara for this challenge thought of her friends by preparing some cards to be sent in advance! She used several Alcohol inks and Alloy Gilded for the gold parts in the background, Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous stamps sets The Poinsettia, Bold Tidings 3, Ranger Embossing Powder Gold.
Cheiron created a miss you card to let a friend know she was thinking of her. She used the Tim Holtz Sizzix Funky Florals die to cut a piece of colorful cardstock into to leaves and arranged them onto a Funky Wreath Cut out. She created her background with the Tiny Text set and finished the card with a greeting from the Crazy Talk stamp set.
Emma created a card in remembrance of someone very special. She used Dina Wakley’s Cotton Watercolor Paper and Tim Holtz’s Tattered Florals Bigz Die combined with the Funky Florals Large Thinlits die to create a cascade of poppies as the focal point, set against a background of Distress Inks sprayed onto Distress Mixed Media Heavystock card.
Kath created a Thinking Of You card using the new Tim Holtz Distress White and Kraft HeavyStock, Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Faded Type and Simple Sayings, Tim Holtz/Sizzix Skeleton Leaves and Fall Foliage Thinlits and Idea-ology Field Notes Snippets Ephemera
Macarena made a card expressing her longing for seeing her friends due this pandemic time. She thought the Tim Holtz Sizzix Destination die was the perfect motive for this card. She kept it in a neutral earth tones using several Tim Holtz Distress Oxide sprays and pads.
Meihsia was inspired to create a mixed media frame using Tim Holtz Idea-Ology Lace Baseboard Frame and Tim Holtz Idea-Ology Found Relatives, and decorated it with Prima Marketing Mini Hardware and Prima Marketing PINK JOLLY Sugar Cookie Christmas Flowers.
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 note that all previous challenges and winners posts can be accessed by clicking on the button at the very bottom of this page.
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