Simon Says: Take Flight

Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge

Thank you for joining us for the Stamp It Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.

This week we are inviting you to look to the skies and:


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!

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Debbie made a tag featuring a super cute bluebird, by using a Tim Holtz Bird and Egg Colorize Die Set.For the background she used a Roses Layering Stencil along with Distress Texture Paste and Mica Stains. She added a few Tim Holtz Feathery feathers, a Brushstroke Flower, and finished with Distress Ink stained crinkle ribbon.

Andrea made a flight-themed tag using Whimsy Stamps’ Witchy Whispers die and bats from Tim Holtz’s The Count die. She also used the Sizzix Tag Collection die set.

Anna-Karin made an art journal page this week inspired by the splendor of autumn. The flowers were stamped with Simon Says Stamp Sunflower Garden och colored with Zig Kuretake Gansai Tambi watercolors. The birds were die cut with Simon Says Stamp Layered Birdie and Layered Warbler.

Barbara made a tag using a Tim Holtz Moonlight Die Set and Halloween Paper Dolls. For the background she used an Obscure Cling Stamp Set and Yuletide and Ominous Twilight Mica Stains. She finished with a Baseboard sentiment.

Cheiron created a card with a witch in flight using the Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous Moon Mask Stencils and DIstress Inks for her background. She added the witch from CZ Design Witch Please stamps and the CZ Design Witch Please die. She finished with a little splatter and sparkle using Distress Paint in Picket Fence and Gilded Foundry Wax.

Emma is loving the new Christmas release from Tim Holtz and Sizzix and she created a card using the Reindeer Sleigh and Forest Shadows Die Sets. She layered the die cut images over a background made using Distress Inks and the Moon Mask Stencils, before she completed the card with a stamped sentiment from the ChristmasTime 3 stamp set by Stampers Anonymous.

Kath created a Christmas card featuring the cute little robin redbreast that visits her garden every morning. She used Simon Says Ticking Background Cling Stamp, Tim Holtz Idea-ology Baseboard Window Frames with Ranger Distress Grit Paste Snowfall, Tim Holtz/Sizzix Festive Gatherings and Santa Greetings Colorize Thinlits and Simon Says Layered Warbler for the star of the show.

Lols  made a Halloween card using a super spooky Tim Holtz Big Frights Die Set. For the background she used Halloween Backdrops Paper, spritzed with Ominous Twilight Mica Stain. She used Hero Arts Earth Safe Glitter on the moon and Art Glitter Pitch Black Glitter on the bats. She added a Tim HoltzHalloween Paper Doll, a little mask sticker from  a Halloween Sticker Book and added a Halloween Sticker sentiment to finish.

Macarena decided to convert Tim Holtz The Inspector into a pilot with a little help of Stamperia Vagabond Aviator collection. She played with some Tim Holtz Distress Mica Stains and the Layered Dots die.

Maura had fun creating a Halloween themed card this week. She used several Thinlits dies from Tim Holtz including Mischievous, Moonlight and Pumpkin Patch.

Meihsia was inspired to create a mixed media tag using The Crafter’s Workshop BLACK MODELING PASTE on the background, and decorated it with Tim Holtz Sizzix GEO HALLOWEEN Thinlits Dies and Tim Holtz Idea-ology INDUSTRIAL GEARS Embellishments.

Zoey made a tag featuring a beautiful Tim Holtz Botanical Layers Butterfly. She used Distress Paint and a brayer to make her background. She added texture by using Grit Paste through Tim Holtz Stencil . Her sentiment is from the Ideaology chip quotes collection.

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 

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