Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Feminine Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
This week we are challenging you to make
Things With Wings
Birds, Bees, Butterflies, Aeroplanes, you get the idea ;-)
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!
Please 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
Simona created a whimsy fairy garden using a Stampers Anonymous, Tim Holtz Heart Songs stamp and Idea-ology Transparent Wings. For the background she used Grit Paste and Speckled Egg Embossing Glaze to add texture and lovely shine.
Anna-Karin made an art journal page featuring butterflies, combined with quotes and sentiments. The butterflies were stamped with Simon Says Stamp Beautiful Butterflies set and the background was done with the Mix and Match Circles Stencil.
Barbara created an Etcetera Tag Mini using various elements with wings! The focal point is the flower stamp from Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous Dearly Departed. The winged elements are Idea-ology Quote Tokens, Idea-ology Ephemera Pack Field notes, Idea-ology Transparent Wings. For the background, she used a lot of Distress Spray Stain and the stencil Decayed by Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous.
Cheiron created a tag with the Tim Holtz Sizzix 3D Impresslits Winged dies. She used Distress Paints, Gesso, and Typography Collage Paper as the base of her tag. She added stamps from the Field Notes, Correspondence and Media Marks 2 stamp sets and finished the tag with a Photobooth photo and Clippings stickers.
Emma adores the Sizzix Funky Insects Thinlits Die Set by Tim Holtz and she used her favourite die from the set to create a Vignette Box. She used Tim’s Backdrops Volume 2 papers to cover the box before layering her bee on a Tin Top Embellishment mounted over the top of metallic kraft stash embossed with the 3D Circuit Texture Fade Embossing Folder.
Kath made a trio of cards using Tim Holtz/Sizzix Funky Insects, Stacked Tiles Hexagons and Flower Field Thinlits on a background created with Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Vines and Roses and added encouraging messages using Alphanumeric Bold Thinlits and Stampers Anonymous Tiny Text.
Lols made a circular card using a Tim Holtz Feathered Friends Die Set. For the background she spritzed Distress Oxide Inks and then used a Simon’s exclusive Solid Grid Background Cling Stamp and Speckled Egg Oxide Ink. She added a Funky Festive nest and Wildflower greenery. She finished with an Alphanumeric sentiment and a little butterfly for the ‘gift’.
Macarena is happy about the Spring has finally came to Poland and made a very Spring-like card using the huge Tim Holtz Perspective Butterfly die and the lovely Brushstroke Flowers. For the background she chose the Geometric Arcs stencil by Simon Says Stamp.
Meihsia was inspired to create a mixed media tag using Stamperia House of Roses Paper on the background and decorated it with Prima Marketing No Other Place Spring Farmhouse Flowers and Tim Holtz Idea-Ology Industrial Gears Embellishments.
Zoey used Distress Paints and Inks to color the background of this tag, then she used Speckled Egg and Salvaged Patina to color this beautiful Butterfly die by Sizzix. She used Tim Holtz Metallic Sticker Book to add the sentiment and light, Tim Holtz Entomolgy Collage paper and Ledger stamp to add more texture.
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