Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Challenge #149 - Use at Least 2 Dies


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

Before we get started we would like to take the opportunity to thank EVERYONE who applied for our Design Team! This gets tougher and tougher each time because we get more and more super talented designers apply. It makes it hard to choose because we wish we could offer everyone a position. If you were not chosen this time, please do not let that discourage you from trying out in future openings!

We would like to take a moment to welcome the newest members of our team who will be starting with us May 1st...

Pam DeChellis - Blog: The Journey Awakens The Soul


Nick - Blog: Nick's Scrap Shack

Jennifer Greco - Blog: Glitter In My Hair

Wendy Nicola Jackson - Blog: Crafty Kiwi Mama

I am super excited to have these ladies join our team. They are each amazing artists and I know they will provide some incredible inspirational designs for you!

Thank you also to all you played along with us last week!  The winner of our challenge will receive a gift voucher to shop in our store - Loves Rubberstamps! Lets see who Mr. Random chose as our winner this week...

This week's winner according to random.org is

Here are your random numbers:
24
Timestamp: 2015-04-28 07:16:21 UTC

Lucky entry #24 - Aunty Sue's Craft Cavern Please grab your Winner's Badge Button over on the right hand side for your blog and send an email so I can send you your $20.00  gift voucher code!

Winners Please Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by May 4th to claim your prize.

You have also won the Art By Miran prize as well so I will tell you how to redeem that when I get your email :)


Here is Aunty Sue's Stunning Project:




This week's challenge is:

Use at Least 2 Dies

How to play:
Just upload a creation that follows this week's challenge to your online blog or gallery. Then leave a link to your project in the linky widget at the bottom of this post. If you upload to online galleries, please also use the tag or keyword LRSBC149 Our challenge is open to everyone, you can use any stamps and products that you would like, and you can enter as many times as you want.

Deadline:
The linky entry widget will close at 9PM CST on Monday, May 4th so all entries need to be in before then.

Prize Information:
One lucky participant will be chosen using a random number generator will be able to proudly display our Winner's Badge on their blog!

We will have two different possibilities for a gift voucher prize from Loves Rubberstamps for the winner as well.

$10.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we do not carry in our store

$20.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we DO carry in our store

If you want to see what companies we carry visit our store Loves Rubberstamps

Design Team Favorite Picks:
The Design Team members will also each choose their favorite card from this challenge and the winner's will be able to proudly display a special blog badge on their blog. The Design Team favorite's from Challenge 149 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 151 ** These Winners will receive a $5.00 gift voucher for use on an order $25.00 or more ** 

WINNER OF THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE WILL BE ANNOUNCED WITH THE NEW CHALLENGE ON MAY 5th

Here is what the Design Team came up with for your inspiration...


Supplies Used:
rolled rose Marianne Design Dies
Copic-Sketch-Marker-Sets ( colours listed on my blog )
paper with roses Zeeman , flower stems Zeeman


Holly Flores 
Supplies Used: 

Spectrum Noir Markers
Also used HeartFelt Creations Classic Sunflower Stamp and Die, and
Spellbinder Embossing folder Framed Labels One


Supplies Used

Monday, April 27, 2015

Design Team Favorites for Challenge #147 - Pearls and Swirls


Hi Stampers!

It is time to announce the Design Team Favorite Picks for week #147 - Pearls & Swirls.   We want to say a huge thank you to all who played along!! We had a LOT of adorable projects!! Here are the ones that really stood out to our team...

Shanna, Marcy and Holly Chose:

Shanna Said:  I love all the embellishments!

Marcy Said:  Her card is so gorgeous! Love the soft colors and all of her beautiful details!

Holly Said:  OMGosh this is so adorable, love this fabulous scene and all the details and the colors and oh those pearls!

Laura Chose: 

Laura Said: This picture is AMAZING! All the details that Becky put into this project are phenomenal! I love the large masquerade mask and the loopy line of pearls along the side of the frame. Her coloring is out of this world stunning as well! LOVED it!

Rebecca and Holly Chose

Rebecca Said:  Love her fabulous mixed media creation! So many fabulous details and all those awesome pearls, Just Beautiful!

Holly Said:  Wow, what a work of art!  I love the added pearls and the fabulous design. 

Holly Also Chose:

Holly Said:  What a fabulous design, love the colors and the pearl is so perfect.

Blankina Chose:

Blankina Said:  Wow love the whole card, the pretty colouring of Anya, the flowers, pearls, lay out , colour combo...just perfect!

Denice Chose:

Denice Said: Gorgeous colors, pretty details, and WOW...check out that bow!

Laura Also Chose:

Laura Said:  What a sweet card! I loved the pearl heart that matched her die cut border along the bottom of her image panel. I also loved the swirly die cuts she used as well! Really a super adorable card!

All of the design Team picks above your names will be entered into our drawing for the end of the year $100 gift voucher! Remember, you get one entry per choice, so if two members picked your card, you will earn 2 entries. Also....Please grab your Design Team Favorite Picks Badge on the right hand side of the page for your blogs....AND as a BONUS...... if you send me your email address... I will send you a coupon code for $5.00 off an order of $25.00 or more from the Loves Rubberstamps store!

Send an email to .... lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com

Thank you everyone who played and all the hard work you put into your projects! We really love seeing them and visiting your blogs!

Laura & The Loves Rubberstamps Design Team!


Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Challenge #148 - Add Flowers


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

Before we get started we would like to take the opportunity to thank EVERYONE who applied for our Design Team! This gets tougher and tougher each time because we get more and more super talented designers apply. It makes it hard to choose because we wish we could offer everyone a position. We will be contacting our choices over the next few days. So thank you again to all who applied!

Thank you also to all you played along with us last week!  The winner of our challenge will receive a gift voucher to shop in our store - Loves Rubberstamps! Lets see who Mr. Random chose as our winner this week...

This week's winner according to random.org is

Here are your random numbers:
6
Timestamp: 2015-04-21 11:04:16 UTC

Lucky entry #6 - Paper Whims - Please grab your Winner's Badge Button over on the right hand side for your blog and send an email so I can send you your $10.00  gift voucher code!

Winners Please Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by April 27th to claim your prize.

You have also won the PPinkydolls prize as well so I will tell you how to redeem that when I get your email :)


Here is Paper Whims's Pretty Project:





This week's challenge is:

ADD FLOWERS

How to play:
Just upload a creation that follows this week's challenge to your online blog or gallery. Then leave a link to your project in the linky widget at the bottom of this post. If you upload to online galleries, please also use the tag or keyword LRSBC148 Our challenge is open to everyone, you can use any stamps and products that you would like, and you can enter as many times as you want.

Deadline:
The linky entry widget will close at 9PM CST on Monday, April 27th so all entries need to be in before then.

Prize Information:
One lucky participant will be chosen using a random number generator will be able to proudly display our Winner's Badge on their blog!

We will have two different possibilities for a gift voucher prize from Loves Rubberstamps for the winner as well.

$10.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we do not carry in our store

$20.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we DO carry in our store

If you want to see what companies we carry visit our store Loves Rubberstamps

We also have a very special GUEST SPONSOR who will also be providing a prize to our lucky winner....



ART BY MIRAN - Free Digis of Choice

Design Team Favorite Picks:
The Design Team members will also each choose their favorite card from this challenge and the winner's will be able to proudly display a special blog badge on their blog. The Design Team favorite's from Challenge 148 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 150 ** These Winners will receive a $5.00 gift voucher for use on an order $25.00 or more ** 

WINNER OF THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE WILL BE ANNOUNCED WITH THE NEW CHALLENGE ON APRIL 28th

Here is what the Design Team came up with for your inspiration...


                                                                     Marcy Dangcil
                                                                      Supplies Used:
Tulipa - Art By Miran
The Sweetest Thing - My Mind's Eye
Salty Ocean - Tim Holtz Distress Ink
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts


Denice
Supplies Used:
Copic X-Press It Blending Card 
Copic Sketch Markers
Authentique Lovely
MFT Flat Bottom Clouds Die
Distress Ink : Worn Lipstick, Spun Sugar
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue



Supplies Used:
scrapitdesign sentiment, twine rope, wooden button


Supplies Used:
My Favorite Things- Some Bunny
Lawn Fawn- Let's Polka Mon Amie 6x6


Supplies Used
Spellbinders Classic and Lacey Squares dies



Shanna Shands
Supplies Used:
Art by Miran - Pansie
Authentique Papers- Promise
Distress Ink - Vintage Photo

LAURA LOVE - Fairy Shaylee Project will be uploaded later today





Monday, April 20, 2015

Design Team Favorites for Challenge #146 - Anything Goes


Hi Stampers!

It is time to announce the Design Team Favorite Picks for week #146 - Anything Goes!   We want to say a huge thank you to all who played along!! We had a LOT of adorable projects!! Here are the ones that really stood out to our team...
Shanna Chose:





Shanna Said:   I love the easel card and the floral embellishments

Denice and Blankina Chose:


Denice Said: Gorgeous colors and coloring, along with wonderful texture....a delightful piece of art!

Blankina Said: Her work is striking love the colouring of the image and wow all the details..this background is fantastic!! She must have had a lot of fun using the mixed media tecniques..

Dangina Chose:

Dangina Said: Such a beautiful image and loving all the sparkle!

Holly Chose:

Holly Said: OMGosh what an adorable image, love the coloring and the cute card design.

Holly Also Chose:

Holly Said: Oh I love her curvilushus image and the coloring and design is fabulous. 

Holly Also Chose:
HOTP_SweetTweets

Holly Said:  I love this CAS design, so super sweet.

Holly Also Chose:

Holly Said: OMGosh I just love those googlie eyes she added, such a fun and cute design.

Rebecca Chose: 

Rebecca Said:  This card is so AWESOME! CAS on the outside, big Party on the inside! Love it!

All of the design Team picks above your names will be entered into our drawing for the end of the year $100 gift voucher! Remember, you get one entry per choice, so if two members picked your card, you will earn 2 entries. Also....Please grab your Design Team Favorite Picks Badge on the right hand side of the page for your blogs....AND as a BONUS...... if you send me your email address... I will send you a coupon code for $5.00 off an order of $25.00 or more from the Loves Rubberstamps store!

Send an email to .... lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com

Thank you everyone who played and all the hard work you put into your projects! We really love seeing them and visiting your blogs!

Laura & The Loves Rubberstamps Design Team!





Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Challenge #147 - PEARLS & SWIRLS


Hi Stampers! Welcome to the Loves Rubberstamps Challenges!

Before we get started we would like to announce our DESIGN TEAM CALL for our May 1st  - August 30th term. You can see our Design Team Requirements and Perks by clicking here. If you are interested in being considered you can place DT behind your challenge entry, or send us an email with DT in the subject line telling us a little about yourself and giving us links to your blog. We will be filling up to 3 positions. Deadline for applying will be April 20th and we will have our selections by April 21st. We hope you apply and previous Design team experience is not required :)

Thank you to all you played along with us last week!  The winner of our challenge will receive a gift voucher to shop in our store - Loves Rubberstamps! Lets see who Mr. Random chose as our winner this week...

This week's winner according to random.org is

Here are your random numbers:
94
Timestamp: 2015-04-14 07:22:59 UTC

Lucky entry #94 - Hos Dorte Please grab your Winner's Badge Button over on the right hand side for your blog and send an email so I can send you your $20.00  gift voucher code!

Winners Please Email: Lovesrubberstamps@yahoo.com by April 20th to claim your prize.

You have also won the ShapeEZ prize so I will tell you how to redeem that as well when I get your email :)


Here is Hos Dorte's Awesome Project:



This week's challenge is:

Pearls & Swirls

How to play:
Just upload a creation that follows this week's challenge to your online blog or gallery. Then leave a link to your project in the linky widget at the bottom of this post. If you upload to online galleries, please also use the tag or keyword LRSBC147 Our challenge is open to everyone, you can use any stamps and products that you would like, and you can enter as many times as you want.

Deadline:
The linky entry widget will close at 9PM CST on Monday, April 20th so all entries need to be in before then.

Prize Information:
One lucky participant will be chosen using a random number generator will be able to proudly display our Winner's Badge on their blog!

We will have two different possibilities for a gift voucher prize from Loves Rubberstamps for the winner as well.

$10.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we do not carry in our store

$20.00 - If the stamp used is from a company that we DO carry in our store

If you want to see what companies we carry visit our store Loves Rubberstamps

We also have a very special GUEST SPONSOR who will also be providing a prize to our lucky winner....





Ppinkydolls - 3 Free Digis

Design Team Favorite Picks:
The Design Team members will also each choose their favorite card from this challenge and the winner's will be able to proudly display a special blog badge on their blog. The Design Team favorite's from Challenge 147 - will be announced before the posting of Challenge 149 ** These Winners will receive a $5.00 gift voucher for use on an order $25.00 or more ** 

WINNER OF THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE WILL BE ANNOUNCED WITH THE NEW CHALLENGE ON APRIL 21st

Here is what the Design Team came up with for your inspiration...


image unicorn Betsy Pinkydoll
paper Marianne Design, pearls, paper flower, stencil Dutch Doobadoo


Shanna Shands
Items Used:
PPinkdolls - Unicorn Betsy
Authentique Papers - Flourish

PaperDaisies
Supplies Used
Bazzill Jewel Templates '#303329 Garden'
Dangina Martinez
Supplies Used:
PPinkydolls - Unicorn Betsy