Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Winner's of Snowflake Challenge #65

LET IT SNOW, LET IT SNOW, LET IT SNOW!!! As I am typing up this post I am watching the biggest, fluffiest snowflakes I have ever seen. It is truly a beautiful sight.

Once again we are so proud to say that we have the most creative and inspirational entrants. Lori thew us out the challenge of SNOWFLAKES and again you all ROCKED IT! We had an awesome turnout this week with 140 creations. There was everything from gift boxes, bookmarks, tags, ornaments, gift jars and cards. So thank you all so much for sharing your amazing creations with us. After much struggle we have picked our TOP 3 and our PRIZE WINNER.



Stunning work of art! It is one that should be framed and put out every year! The layout, texture, sparkle, dimension and the way you colored the amazing image is just jaw dropping. It sure has WOW FACTOR.



Fantastic gift box, that gives so much inspiration with WOW FACTOR! The chocolates are just a perfect touch with the gorgeous snowflakes used. The WOJ image is stunning and cut out to perfection. Loving the texture, bling and the twine.

LORI


Stunning creation! With the layout, colors, distressing, stitching, lace, pearl brads, sentiment, all of the fabulous snowflakes and stunning image makes for one picture perfect card with WOW FACTOR!

OUR PRIZE WINNER IS.....

Congratulation's to.........Cats Creative Corner Please email us at 4craftychicks@gmail dot com with your mailing address so we can get that out to you ASAP!

Using Random.org our winner is #57 Cats Creative Corner


True Random Number Generator 1 140 57 Powered by RANDOM.ORG

Congratulations, ladies! Please grab your Golden Egg badge and display it proudly on your blog! We'd love it if you could link it back to our challenge too.



Thanks to all who participated in our Snowflakes Challenge. We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge...can you believe we are up to #66 already? Crazy... :) See you in the morning along with our new Guest Designer DEE, what an exciting day!

Thursday, November 24, 2011

4CCC #65 - SNOWFLAKES!!

Happy Thursday and welcome back for another challenge brought to you by moi, Lori! For my challenge, I chose the theme "SNOWFLAKES." Last weekend, central Alberta got hit pretty good by A LOT of snowflakes...those I don't really care for as much as the cutesy-wootsy ones in the crafty world! Let's see 'em all you crafty PEEPS! I know you've got some hidden away in your craft rooms - SOMEWHERE!!! And...since it's the last Thursday of the month, it's PRIZE WEEK! Tamie is offering up this wonderful prize package for one lucky participant this week:



Our Guest Designer, Victoria, has out-done herself once again - take a look:

Victoria


Victoria, it has been such a pleasure having you here at 4 Crafty Chicks with us each week for November! You have such an incredible talent, and we have been HONORED to highlight you each week! Thank you so much!

Here are the creations from all the CHICKS:












Are you ready to play? If you would like to join us for this challenge, please link directly to your post (not just to your blog), using Inlinkz below. If you are uploading your project to an online gallery, please use keyword 4CCC-65 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.)

Thanks for playing along with the 4 Crafty Chicks! We can't wait to see what you create!


Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Paper Piecing Winner's #64

Good evening! Today was a beautiful day and oh did I ever enjoy the sun and the above zero tempatures So this last week our challenge was to paper piece and boy did everyone break out their scissors. Each card/ornaments showed us once again just how much you all a love challenges and what a creative/talented group of followers we have. Thank you so much to all of you for sharing your inspiration with us alas, we could only pick three and here they are!



Colleen, we know you entered in the close up of your card but we loved the full effect of the easel card. It is so pretty. Incredible job paper piecing the couch with your one color of pattern paper. It looks amazing and real too! Great colors, layout and stunning image.

JONI52


Oooo la la she is a looker! Fabulous layout, colors and image. You totally rocked her out by using the pattern paper as her dress too (just wonderful paper piecing). Your inspiration is awesome.

SUZIE MCFLOOZY


Incredible paper piecing. We love how many different pattern papers you used on your image. Just wonder. Who wouldn't love to have this little guy on Christmas. Fabulous inspiration you shared with us this week.

Congratulations, ladies! Please grab your Golden Egg badge and display it proudly on your blog! We'd love it if you could link it back to our challenge too.



Thanks to all who participated in our Paper Piercing Challenge. We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge...can you believe we are up to #65 already? Crazy... :) See you in the morning along with our Guest Designer Victoria Lavender, what an exciting day!

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Break Out the Scissors This Week!

Good morning!! Here in central Alberta we are under a snow storm warning *UH OH*. I do believe winter is here *wink*. They are predicting 10-15 cm of snow by this afternoon or evening. So with the snow coming what a better time to let you all in on our next challenge. Your hostess this week is me *Tamie :) * I am so excited to share it with you! For this challenge I wanted to do something that would challenge me and to be honest I just don't us this technique very much...well really hardly ever...LOL. Are you ready to break out your scissors? Have you guessed it yet?
CHALLENGE #64 - Paper Piecing
(cutting out pieces of paper and adding them to your image)

Victoria has given us another fantastic creation for her 3rd week of being our Guest Designer. It is an exciting card with awesome pattern paper and different layers. Please stop by and share some warm thoughts with her.



Here are the rest of our fantastic crew! It is so much fun to see what we come up with each week. The girls have out done themselves again and each one is so different and fabulous.








Are you ready to play? If you would like to join us for this challenge, please link directly to your post (not just to your blog), using Inlinkz below. If you are uploading your project to an online gallery, please use keyword 4CCC-64 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.) Thanks for playing along with the 4 Crafty Chicks!
We can't wait to see what you create!



Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Winner's of Challenge #63 - Baby!!

Good very late evening! I am so sorry that this post took so long to get up and going today. Family matter's had me busy and unable to get to it. It was such a beautiful day here in Alberta, although sunny it was chilly and a little windy but oh did the beautiful yellow ball in the sky make up for it.

Thank you so much to everyone who played their incredible beautiful Baby cards this last week. Great inspiration was shared. It was another interesting week for picking our winners so here are the beautiful creations.


The image on your card is stunning. It reminded me of an Anne Geddes picture. Beautifully colored, great layout and stunning details on your easel card.

DJ1952 (Debra)


Look at your adorable Dino coming out of the egg. The pattern papers are so awesome and work so well with the image. Your coloring fabby, the layout is rockin and sentiment is just perfect.

JO


I love the flags with the little girls name on it. The pattern paper goes so well with the image you used on your card. The flower adds to the pop. The scalloped edged card is awesome and adds an elegances of it.

Congratulations, ladies! Please grab your Golden Egg badge and display it proudly on your blog! We'd love it if you could link it back to our challenge too.



Thanks to all who participated in our Baby Challenge. We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge...can you believe we are up to #64 already? Crazy... :) See you in the morning along with our Guest Designer Victoria Lavender, what an exciting day!

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Baby, Baby, Baby - Oh My...

No, you haven't accidentally clicked over to a Justin Bieber fan page (my son would kill me if he knew I even spoke about "He who shall not be named"...:).  I'm your hostess with the mostest this week and I want to see some BABY-themed projects!

Please join me again in welcoming our Guest Designer, Victoria!  She has created another stunner:




And here's what the 4 Crafty Chicks made for you:









Are you ready to play? If you would like to join us for this challenge, please link directly to your post (not just to your blog), using Inlinkz below. If you are uploading your project to an online gallery, please use keyword 4CCC-63 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.) Thanks for playing along with the 4 Crafty Chicks!

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Winner's of Challenge #62 - Die Cuts

WOW, WOW, WOW what a fantastic turn out that we had for our Die Cuts Challenge! DIE CUTS, DIE CUTS AND MORE DIE CUTS....we had 149 amazing, very inspirational creations that oh let me tell you had us 4 girls tied up in knots trying to pick just three. 4 Crafty Chicks is so lucky to have so many talented creators who join us each week. We applaud you for once again making our job so hard but one that we find so much joy in. Onto our fabulous winner's.


Min we love how many dies you used on your card and the way you over lapped your scalloped circles. The layout, colors, image and all of the details are wonderful. Your coloring is absolutely stunning.


Tracy, these Die Cuts are fabulous and oh all of the yummy layers of die cuts are completely stunning. The colors, layout and details of your card are so inspirational. The way you colored the image is stunning.



Carol your die cuts are stunning with these traditional Christmas colors you used for your card.. Your coloring is wonderful and the Nestie you picked sure makes that image pop! Fantastic layout, image and colors.

Congratulations, ladies! Please grab your Golden Egg badge and display it proudly on your blog! We'd love it if you could link it back to our challenge too.



Thanks to all who participated in our Die Cuts Challenge. We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge...can you believe we are up to #63 already? Crazy... :) See you in the morning along with our Guest Designer Victoria Lavender, what an exciting day!

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Challenge #62 Die Cuts

We are into the first week of November already, time flies by, it is my turn to host this weeks challenge.  I aka (Leanne)  thought we could used a switch with this challenge and use Die Cuts. Which means any form, punches, spellbinders, whimsy dies, my favorite thing dies, cricut, slice, etc. I chose to make a Christmas card, but you can make anything as long as we can see the die cuts on your project. Thanks for last weeks entrees always a great feeling when you come and join us here at 4 Crafty Chicks. So lets have some fun with Die Cuts.

We would also like to introduce to you our Guest Designer for November.  Please welcome Victoria, please go over to her blog and say hello and welcome!  

The following is what the Design Team has Created:

Victoria







If you would like to join us for this challenge, please link directly to your post (not just to your blog), using Inlinkz below. If you are uploading your project to an online gallery, please use keyword 4CCC-62 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.) Thanks for playing along with the 4 Crafty Chicks!

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Winner's of Challenge #61 - Paper Piercing

Welcome back to 4 Crafty Chicks. It is Wednesday and you know what that means! We announce our wonderful winner's for our last challenge. Another wonderful turnout and oh did you all rock the Paper Piercing challenge. thank you so much. We also have the winner of our prize draw.



CG boy did you ever do an amazing amount of paper piercing. This looks so cool lit up. Awesome colors too. Fabby creation and very inspiring.

KESSY


Kessy lovin the design that you used for your paper piercing and the way you accented it. Very inspiring and creative.

BASSLADY


What an amazing amount of time it took to paper pierce around each of these ornaments. It is awesome and the embossing just helps to accent it.

OUR PRIZE WINNER IS.....

Congratulation's to.........Margo S. Please email us at 4craftychicks@gmail dot com with your mailing address so we can get that out to ASAP!

Using Random.org our winner is #7 Margo S

True Random Number Generator
7 Powered by RANDOM.ORG

Congratulations, ladies! Please grab your Golden Egg badge and display it proudly on your blog! We'd love it if you could link it back to our challenge too.



Thanks to all who participated in our Paper Piercing Challenge. We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge...can you believe we are up to #62 already? Crazy... :) See you in the morning along with our Guest Designer Victoria, what an exciting day!