Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Thanks Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
This week we are challenging you to:
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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Anita made a tag with acrylic paints applied using Tim Holtz Bubble Layering Stencil. For the focal leaves, she used Simon Says Stamp Eucalyptus Leaves Wafer Die, and for the sentiment, Simon Says Christmas Clear Stamps.
Andrea made her tag using AALL & Create’s Tag It Yourself die set and Dina Wakley’s Collage Sparks 2 paper. She also did some stamping with Tim Holtz’s Media Marks 1 and Media Marks 2 stamp sets, along with his Seasonal Scribble stamp set for the “magical” sentiment.
Anna-Karin made a tag with stamped and watercolored poinsettias. The flowers come from Tim Holtz Stamper’s Anonymous beautiful The Poinsettia set. The tag was watercolored with Zig Kuretake Gansai Tambi paint and the stamped swirls were gold embossed.
Barbara created a duo of tags Christmas-themed. She chose two Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous stencils, Flurries and Peppermint Candy Sticks used together with Ranger Distress Texture Paste Sparkle and Grit Paste Snowfall. The center is a fabulous dies from Sizzix, Santa Greetings and the embellishment are Idea-ology pack Red and White Sticks and Rounds.
Cheiron created a set of mini tags using the Tim Holtz Sizzix Christmas Minis dies and Framelits Tag Collection. She added stenciling and texture using Mini Stencil Set 57, Sparkle Texture Paste, and used different sentiments from the Idea-ology Christmas Sticker Book.
Kath created quick and easy to make, collage style tags using Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Ticking and Grain and Retro Flakes, Idea-ology Christmas Layer Frames, Christmas Layers and Paper Dolls, Christmas Remnant Rubs and sentiments from the Christmas 2023 Sticker Book.
Macarena made a cute tag using Simon Says Stamp Muchroom Stems die and added some ferns from Hero Arts Fancy Dies Muchroom and Ferns set. She placed the composition on the biggest tag from Tim Holtz Sizzix Framed Tags die set.
Maura created a fun rainbow tag book filled with inspiring quotes. She used Studio Lights’s Fantasy and Funky Tags, Carabelle Studio’s Dans Mon Art Journal stamp, and one of her favorite inks, Simon Says Stamp Pawsitively Saturated Ink in Citrine.
Meihsia was inspired to create a mixed media tag using Tim Holtz Idea-ology 2023 Christmas Backdrops on the background, and decorated it with Simon Says Clear Stamps Fresh Air Holiday Tree and Tim Holtz Idea-ology CHRISTMAS Sticker Book.
Zoey used a lot of distress ink + spray to decorate her mixed media tag. She used Tim Holtz Sizzix postale and Tim Holtz Sizzix Reindeer Sleigh Thinlits Dies as main focus of her tag. For the background she used Tim Holtz Element Stencils MECHANICAL and other Ideaology Ephemera to decorate.
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