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Thursday 27 November 2014

Challenge 287 - 27th of November - Christmas Present

Morning all!

Are you ready for a new challenge? This week our challenge to you is

Christmas Present

Anything that fits in with this subject, qualifies for entering into this challenge. Don't forget, there is a maximum of 5 entries per person and it needs to be new work (so created and posted after this challenge has started). Please also make sure to turn word verification off as this makes leaving a comment on your lovely creations much easier. We do not leave a comment if you have word verification switched on.
Here are the fabulous sponsors for this challenge:

Sponsor 1:HopeJacare

Doodles by Hope Jacare

The prize is 3 images of choice from her store.

Sponsor 2: Bugaboo Stamps

Prize is 7 free digis from Bugaboo Stamps

Sponsor 3: QKR Stampede

Company Bio:
Do you have a sense of humor? Are you looking for a cute stamp? Then, we are the company for you! QKR Stampede is the somewhat cute somewhat quirky rubber and digital stamp company. We Showcase the artwork of Ken Herrod, who had a unique, somewhat quirky style with lots of humor and character. You are sure to get a chuckle out of our stamps! We have been offering our unique stamps and supplies to the craft industry for over 15 years. At QKR Stampede our images are available as unmounted, natural red rubber stamps OR as digital stamps! If QKR Stampede Stamps aren't exactly what you are looking for, Don't miss out on the sister companies: Eureka Stamps,  Biblical Impressions Rubber Stamps, or the newest addition; Alluring Impressions.

The Prize is 5 Digital Images of choice.

Sponsor 4: Scribbles Designs

Sandy Sommerfeld,  is the artist behind all the amazing images at Scribbles Designs.  She is a brilliant artist, with a HUGE heart and a great sense of humor.  Which you will see is very much reflected in her drawings.
The prize is any 3 images of choice from their shop.

Sponsor for Top3: CraftsuPrint 

Prize is Craftsuprint's Premium Collection Downloadable CD worth £19.99

And here are the creations of our DT to give you some inspiration. Our samples are rather limited recently, we could certainly do with some strengthening of our troops or as we prefer to say 'team'. If you are interested in joining our friendly team, please don't forget our DT call, which you can find by scrolling up. We would love to come and have a look and hope to see you at our DT call as well.

(using 'Manger' by Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps and More)

(using 'Theodore Christmas Present' by Bugaboo Stamps)

Iona - junior DT
(using 'Reindeer Gift Digi-Stamp ' by QKR Stampede)

(using 'Twinkle Brrrby Scribbles Designs)
('Blue Purple Winter papers' by Bugaboo Stamps)
('Let it Snow' sentiment by QKR Stampede)

(using 'Holly Bowby Scribbles Designs)
('Hurray for Christmas papers' by Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps)
('Let it Snow sentiment' by QKR Stampede)

(using an image by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using '' by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using 'Christmas Candle' by HopeJacare)

(using 'Ruby Christmas – Present Stack' by Bugaboo Stamps)


(using 'Merry Christmas to Ewe' by Bugaboo Stamps)

(using 'Let it Snow' by QKR Stampede)

Shona - new DT
(using 'Christmas Mail Snowman Digi-Stamp ' by QKR Stampede)

Silvi (sorry you are leaving!)

(using 'Holly Bowby Scribbles Designs)

So, now it's up to you again, we would love to come and visit your creations again. If you are 15 or younger, please include your age again in your name, collect a special badge here and contact us for a little prize from Jo (2 digistamps or a paperpack).



Don't forget to contact us to claim your prize if you have won one of our challenges or to collect your badge if you made our Top 3 here! We only will respond to people who get in touch with us and will not go looking for you! (Sorry, a bit too busy to do that). If prizes have not been claimed within 2 weeks of the winners being announced, you will forfeit your chance for the prize advertised.

Have fun with our challenge and good luck!

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Jo and the CRAFT Team.


  1. Thank you for the challenge. Lovely work by the design team.

  2. Thanks to the DT for their creations and thank you for the challenge!

  3. Nice DT work. Thank you for the challenge.


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