November 01, 2010

Sandy's Challenge #1

I've had so much fun playing in blogland challenges -been inspired by challenge requirements, won some prizes and got to know many talented crafters. Now I'm hosting a Sandy's Challenge to round off 2010.

The Prize :

Emeline Seet, who's the challenge judge, will pick her favourite entry to win this g.c.d.studio Homespun Chic prize

- 6 pieces of 6"x6" double-sided papers
- 4 inspiration cards
- 4 metal rimmed glass brads
- 2 chipboards



The Challenge :

Chose one of the following frames and use it as your inspiration to create a project. You can be inspired in any way e.g. the colours, the quotation, the sketch design, using Homespun Chic, the themes of women, creating or cooking.

Inspiration Frames :

Home Girl and Domestic Bliss

Create Beauty and Make Something Better

The Nitty Gritty :

  • create any type of crafty project - layout, mini-album, card, altered object, ATC, home decor item, sewn project
  • you can link up projects created before November - just remember to mention which frame you're channelling and in which way
  • you are welcome to combine your entry with other challenges
  • link up your entry by 30 November
  • the winner will be announced on 6 December
  • I'll ship the prize worldwide



    Hope you'll play along and have fun creating !!

44 comments:

2amscrapper said...

What a fun challenge! I hope to participate!

Melisa Waldorf said...

Fun frames and cute projects. How generous of you to give away such a great prize!

Sasya said...

thanks for inviting!! great challenge!!!

Angela Weimer said...

Sounds like a fun challenge and even sweet prize to op it off. You are very generous. I am looking forward to participating. Angela

Karin said...

Wow,what a fun challenge! I will make a note to myself so that I can play along :)

Linapyssel said...

Thank you Sandy for giving me the heads up on this fun and inspiering challenge!! I will rub my crafty knobs and for sure play along to have a shot at the lovelly prize!!
Have a great evening Sandy
Hugs Lina

Scrapper Maya said...

Hello. Thanks for dropping by my blog. :) this is a fun challenge. I'll try to join this challenge. Anyway congrats on your first challenge ;)

Chantal said...

What a fun challenge! :D :D

Sandi said...

I will have to work this into my plan for the month - now you know I love retro/vintage or anything that looks close! Great inspirational projects..:)

callmebag said...

thanx for inviting! fun & challenging. how creative idea! i'll try to join =)

Farah said...

Thanks for inviting, will try to make time to enter this challenge, looks like fun!!

Pearl said...

such fun , domestic themed frames you've created , Sandy !!! fun challenge too !

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Sounds like fun, I hope to squeeze out sometime for this one! : )

xxxtglxxx said...

Hi Sandy, thank you for your kind comments on my blog :)
Your blog is very stylish, and I think the challenge looks fun. I hope I will find the time to craft over the next week and join in.

hugs

xxalisonxx

PinkPug,INK. said...

These frames are really cool!
Thanks for stopping by my blog & the nice comment! :)

Melinda Cornish said...

oooh, i would love to play.....I love the retro ladies.....I will give it a shot.,....

Rina (butterfly) said...

Thanks for the invitation! I join!

Tereza Crump aka MyTreasuredCreations said...

I'm taking a few days off but when I come back I will for sure try your challenge. thanks for stopping by. :)

curlyqmosaics said...

Thanks so much Sandy for stopping by my blog and telling me about your challenge. I so love the Homespun Chic line and have a project I hope you will enjoy!

Holly said...

Fabulous projects...I just adore these. Thank you for the lovely card too...it is gorgeous and out on display at my house...so I can admire its beauty every day!

Miranda said...

Love this line and love your projects! Thank you for the invite to participate! I really look forward to this challenge!! :)

ghubi said...

like the concept and look forward to join the challenge....

Rachael said...

WOW!! All that Inspiration..hehehe
Can't wait to have a try @ this challenge, Thanx for suggesting to come have a looksy....

Sharon's Cottage Quilts said...

Dearest Sandy, thank you so much for the invitation to this fun challenge, and also for your sweet compliments on the wreath. I can't wait to begin creating something for the challenge. Hugs~Sharon

Nancy said...

Oh, this could be great fun! I am so going to try to create for this challenge!

Marie (Mazz) said...

Hey Sandy, thank you so much for your lovely blog words! thank you for letting me know about the challenge, the sponsor is very generous and what a fabulous opportunty to win! what an awesome challenge to start out :)

Yatie Tajudin said...

Hi Sandy!! Thank you for dropping by my blog!! What a cool challenge. Will try to do something if possible. Thanks for the invite..

Benga said...

fun challenge! your frames are very inspiring, hopefully I can join in the fun!

Naddy said...

Tq for the invite sandy... cool challenge, will try to do it if time permits :)

[[Azura]] said...

oooh...coolness..
Thanks for the inspiration!! :))
Will join in the fun at the end of the mth..since I finished my exams on the 24th!! hehehe.. :))

Marie (Mazz) said...

hey Sandy...thanks again for the invitation, I've linked at your request :) I'm now 'stalking' your wonderful creative loveliness and the Christmas Card blog hop, TFS and all the gorgeous inspiration you've provided xxxx

Ira said...

Thanks for your invitation Sandy! I'll put you in my fave list! Good luck, Ira

**ScrapcoLLector** said...

tHANKS for letting me know about this challenge. just nice the card that i created match one of the frame. all the frames are totally gorgeous!! :)

hugs
yenni

cindy said...

Great challenge Sandy. I will give it a try.

♥ Vivs ♥ said...

Thanks for the invite Sandy...will play along if time permits.

Karen McAlpine said...

Hi Sandy, thanks for stopping by my blog. I love the theme of your challenge. May we enter more than once?

~*~Patty S said...

Hello Sandy ~ Thank you for visiting my Magpie's Nest and leaving your nice comment

This challenge looks like lots of fun too!
oxo

Cindy Adkins said...

Hi Sandy!
These are gorgeous--I'll try to make something with them and come back...so nice to meet you and thank you for linking this up!!!
XO

Rbarakat said...

cute samples and challenge Sandy! Good luckk girls!

Jinny Newlin said...

These look like so much fun, Sandy! I'll do my best to put in an entry. Thanks for leaving a sweet comment on my blog!

Erica said...

Hi Sandy! Thanks for visiting my blog. I think I have a couple of projects I can submit. Thanks for the info!

amyk said...

Hi Sandy, thanks for your nice comments on my blog, feel free and come back and visit me anytime! Thank you for the heads up about the challenge. I've added the one card but may make more if I can. thanks

Yara said...

Hi Sandy! Thanks so much for the invitation! Great challenge!

Michelle /Eliotstamps said...

Thanks for inviting me to play along!