Thursday, May 31, 2012

Crazy Egg Challenge Branching Out #92

Hello fellow crafter's, it is time for our Crazy Egg Challenge.  We hope you can join us with our challenge today, as it is kind of fun.  We decided to Branch Out, being as it is still spring, oh I hope summer comes soon.  Please use on your project some form of branches, trees, shrubs.  Also Leanne is offering a fabulous prize today, so do create something wonderful for us to view.  Happy Crafting!

Tamie


Lori


Melissa

Prize Package for one lucky Winner!
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-92 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.)
Thanks for playing along with the 4 Crafty Chicks!





Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Winner's of Challenge #91 - Color Combo

Good morning everyone.  The sun is shining here this week and it feels so nice, although we did get a little rain last night. Thank you so much too all who played Lori's color combo challenge.  We received awesome entries, that were full of creativity and inspiration.  Without further adieu here are our TOP 3 PICKS:


Clean, simple and a wonderful layout.  Great use of the colors, the flower is wonderful and so is the sentiment.


Fantastic use of the different blues. Love that you used adia as layer. Wonderful coloring of your image.


Sweet layout, image, sentiment and use of the colors.  The pattern paper adds texture to the card.  Your stamped cupcakes look scrumptious.

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 blog too.



Thanks to all who participated in our "Color Combo" Challenge. We will see you tomorrow morning for our Crazy Egg challenge!  What happened to May :)

Thursday, May 24, 2012

4 CCC#91 - Color Challenge!!

Hello PEEPS! What a wonderful week we had with all who entered our GRADUATION challenge - loved seeing all the wonderful creations! Today it is my (Lori) turn to host the challenge, and I do know we get a lot of color combos out there, but it has been awhile since the 4 Crafty Chicks seen any and this is one of my favorite combos.....  I do hope you play along and have some fun.


Here is my card for this color combo....

And without further adieu, here are the rest of the Chicks' wonderful crafty creations using my color combo this week - please be sure to leave 'em all some love.....

Leanne







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 the keyword 4CCC-91 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.)  Thanks for playing along with the 4 Crafty Chicks!


Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Winner's of Challenge #90 - Graduation!

Good afternoon! It is another wet and soggy day here in Central Alberta.  It has been raining since yesterday and boy do we have some big puddles.  They would be great for puddle jumping.  Here is to hoping it dries up for those who are having there graduation ceremonies this weekend.

On that note we would like to give a heart felt thank you to the 19 entrants we had this week.  It was so hard to pick because each creation was so unique and really just fabulous.  Inspiring layouts, color choices and images were seen this week.  Here are our new TOP3 picks, please be sure to stop by their blogs to see these creations.



Incredible design.  Love that the graduation cap is a focal point.  The inside is also very unique, truly great inspiration.



Lovely color choice and all of the details inside and out are very inspiring.  Great image with the graduation cap.  Absolutely adorable.


Clean and Simple with so much pop.  The image makes you smile and the colors you chose to use on image are awesome. Wonderful creation!

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 blog too.





Thanks to all who participated in our "Graduation" Challenge. We will see you tomorrow morning with another fun challenge!

Thursday, May 17, 2012

GRADUATION!

Good Morning to everyone in blogger land!  Thanks to everyone who played in our "Sentiment Only" challenge, the winner's were posted yesterday so please scroll down and take a peek.

Hi all, it is me, Tamie and I am excited to share my challenge with you this week.  Can you believe we are on Challenge #90 already...woot, woot. Thanks to all of our followers and to everyone who has been able to share there creations with us.

The weeks sure have flown by this year with school and Graduation time is just around the corner for many this month and June.  There is kindergarten, grade 9, grade 12, and university or college.  Let's bring it.

Challenge #90 - GRADUATION

I chose this challenge because my oldest son is graduating from grade 9 tonight and many of my friends have children graduating from grade 12.


The chicks have some wicked, awesome inspiration to share with you.  Thanks girls loving your creations.






 

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-90 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.)  



Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Winner's of Challenge #89 - Sentiment Only

Hey all, welcome back to another Winner's post from 4 Crafty Chicks.  It was such an awesome turn out and oh the inspiration was totally amazing.  Thanks so much to everyone for joining in on our challenge.

Fantastic layout, colors and sentiment.  The butterflies and scalloped boarder adds some pop.  


Wonderful texture, gorgeous flowers, layout and choice of  colors. Loving the sentiment.



 Stunning butterflies, flowers, ribbon, swirls and paper.  The layout for your sentiment adds to your elegance.

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 blog too.




Thanks to all who participated in our "Sentiment Only" Challenge. We will see you tomorrow morning with another fun challenge!

Thursday, May 10, 2012

4CCC-89 {Sentiment Only}

WOW!  You all did a fabulous job with last week's challenge - we couldn't believe the talent that is out there!  Congratulations to our three Guest Designers - we can't wait to have you join us this summer.  If you missed the announcement, please scroll down for all the details!

This week, I'm your hostess-with-the-mostest and thought it might be fun to see what you all can create using a Sentiment ONLY as the stamping on your card.  Yep, that's right - no images to color, no background stamps... the sentiment is the ONLY thing you are allowed to stamp on this card!

Would you like to see what the Chicks created?  Here's what I created for you:



And the other Chicks'...



 Lori


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-89 (eg: Splitcoaststampers, Paper Craft Planet, etc.)

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Winners of Challenge #88, Guest Designers and Prizes

Welcome back everyone! Thank you to those who entered Leanne's "Favorite Embellishment" challenge last week and all who applied for our Guest Designer spots! Our blog hop was a great success and the winners from each blog are listed below as well. I just have to say that we have had *such* a difficult time choosing winners this morning - the talent out there is just mind-blowing! Please know that this was not an easy feat this morning!!! Alright...onto all our winners!

 Here are our Top 3 picks for the Golden Egg in no particular order:







 




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 blog too!



BLOG HOP WINNER'S: All winners chosen by random.org

Lori's Blog (Inkingly Yours) - Georgiana

Tamie's Blog (Paper Infusions and More) - Louise

Leanne's Blog (Banking on Crafts) - Kim B

Melissa's Blog (My Paper Obsession) - inkypinkydelights

Congratulations to everyone who won please email us at 4craftychicks @ gmail dot com with your mailing address so we can get your prizes out right away.

GUEST DESIGNER TEAM:

We are happy to announce that Alethea, Judy and Annie will be our Guest Designers for the following 3 months:

  June- Alethea - LiLo Designs

  July- Judy - Inkypinkydelights

  August- Annie - Annies Crafty Heaven

We will be contacting you by email with your challenges and schedules.

Congratulations once again to all our winners! We will be back tomorrow with a brand new challenge...Miss Melissa is our "hostess-with-da-mostess!" See ya!

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Favorite Embellishment and Guest Designer Blog Hop

We are so excited to be having another Blog Hop and search for our Guest Designers for June, July and August.  

Today's challenge is what I call really fun, we would like to see your Favorite Embellishment, whatever that is to you, brads, flowers, ribbon, it is endless, and write what yours is.

Here’s the low-down on the Blog Hop:

  • Each Chick has graciously donated a prize to be given to one lucky Blog Hopper who leaves a comment on the Chick’s blog.  The winners will be chosen by each Chick using Random.org.
  • To be eligible to win Blog Hop prizes, participants must: (a) become a follower of the 4 Crafty Chicks blog; (b) leave a comment on each of the Chicks’ blogs; AND (c) leave a comment on the 4CC blog.
Would you like to join the 4 Crafty Chicks as a Guest Designer? If  you participate in this week’s Challenge and would like to be considered for June, July, and August's Guest Designer positions, please put (GDT) after your name when submitting to inlinkz – please remember that you will be committing to a month of challenges (which you will receive immediately after being chosen as Guest Designer.)


That's enough of my babbling -  I suppose you ALL want to get busy hopping, right? Well, what are we waiting for? Off you go!!  Don't forget to leave your comments because each Chick has their own blog hop prize to give away!

I hope you will all take a few minutes to play along with us this week – we can’t wait to choose our next Guest Designers!  Have fun, everyone!

Please post your links here!  Don't forget to include (GDT) to be considered for a Guest Designer position!








Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Winner's of Challenge #87 and Prize Winner

Good afternoon everyone! I hope that you all have had an amazing week and that the weather has been good in your area.  We have had sun but also rain and clouds this last week.  However, the exciting part is that our grass is looking green again. We had such a fantastic turnout out for Lori's No Stamping Zone.  Thanks for all of the incredible inspiration and to all who played.  It sure has been exciting stopping bye to see your creations.


Incredible flowers, layout and colors. 

 Wonderful bows, boxes that turn into a cake, flowers and beautiful colors.

Incredible box, that has so many layers and exciting dimensions. Wonderful 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.


Winner of our Prize

Congratulations to..............Sharron/Sharrahug! Please email us at 4craftychicks@gmail dot com with your mailing address so we can get that out to you ASAP.

Using random.org is #54 Sharron/Sharrahug.

True Random Number Generator 1 64 54 Powered by RANDOM.ORG

Thanks to all who participated in our "NO STAMPING ZONE" Challenge.   Tomorrow is another exciting day, we are having another Challenge, Blog Hop, looking for more Guest Designers and each of us chicks have a small prize on our blogs that you can win while Blog Hopping.  We will see you tomorrow morning with another fun challenge!