Category: Challenges

For the Birds meets Blendabilities – AW24

Hello Again One of the reasons I started looking at doing some challenges was because my fantastic upline – Kristine McNickle of Creative Stamping is on the Design Team for the Around the World Stampin’ Up! Challenge site and I have been checking out that challenge. I am really lucky to have Kristine as my upline! …

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CASE-ing the Catty Challenge – Home Decor

Added 11 Sept 2014 I feel honoured that my water bottle was chosen as one of the “Pics of the Week” over on the NZSU site – Thanks so much! Check out the other pics of the week by clicking on the picture.   Hello Thursday! While I was disappointed to miss last week’s CTC Challenge, …

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Baby – CASE-ing the Catty 5

Good Thursday Evening to you! “Baby, How the week has flown” –  rhymes with “Baby, We’ve Grown” – the gorgeous baby themed stamp set which I’ve used for this week’s CTC Challenge. CTC #5 is based on the Baby section (pages 72 to 81) in the Annual Stampin’ Up! catalogue, and I have CASE’d one of …

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CTC Challenge 4 meets Flowery Daydream Bigshot Bundle

Shimmery Silver Giftcard Holder

Another week has gone by so it’s time to show you my take on CASE-ing the Catty Challenge #4. In CTC4, the aim was to look at the Wedding section (pages 60 – 71) of the Stampin’ Up! annual catalogue and find a project to re-create. I chose the gift-card holder on page 70 to CASE. While the challenge didn’t …

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Flower Patch meets Around the World Stampin’ Up! Challenge

Yay – my Flower Patch stamp set and Flower Fair Framelits Dies have arrived. These Big Shot friendly items are available as a bundle in the annual Stampin’ Up! catalogue. Bundles give you a 15% discount compared to purchasing the items separately – great value. Catalogue bundles are available for the life of the catalogue but during the …

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CASE-ing the Catty #3 – Birthday

Wow – week 3 already of the CASE-ing the Catty (CTC) challenge – time flies when you’re having fun.   So challenge # 3 looks at the Birthday section of the catalogue – with the idea being to browse through pages 42 – 59 and find a project that you would like to re-create. The challenge site says: You can directly CASE …

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Butterflies for Freshly Made Sketches

Good Monday to you! Hope you had a fabulous weekend. As I said yesterday, I spent much of Sunday crafting away – making up unfinished class cards and creating some new things too. My July class card last month featured butterflies – lots of them! The stamped images came from the Kinda Eclectic stamp set and …

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Project Life – CASE-ing the Catty

Hello Again. What have I learnt today? – that trying to take photos of Project Life pages in the evening does not work well! I really wanted to do this week’s CASE-ing the Catty challenge but couldn’t get it finished until today so apologies for the quality of the photos. This week’s challenge was to CASE a project …

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CASE-ing the Catty Challenge

Last week Bronwyn Eastley launched a new Stampin’ Up! Challenge Site – CASE-ing the Catty – aka CTC Challenges. What a fantastic idea! We all get so much inspiration from the gorgeous samples and ideas in the Stampin’ Up! Annual catalogue that doing so as part of a challenge is a natural progression! Each week the challenge …

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