Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Challenges for Days - Tuesday Challenges

Before we get to the list I would like to express our condolences on the loss of a Challenges for Days Team Mate.  Mary Trainer was a part of our team here and she passed away recently.  We are heartbroken and will miss her deeply.  We would like to express to her family that she was lovely person both inside and out.  R.I.P Mary, your work here is done.  

Hello Everyone!  I hope you're all well and having a Terrific Tuesday.  

This list is just a guide so please check the rules on the challenge blogs to be sure your entry qualifies.

We will be adding new challenges as we find them - if you are involved in a challenge, or know of one we've missed and would like to see it listed, please leave us a link in the comments box or send us an email at

  Happy Crafting!
- Donna

Casology Open, W, MF, UOE, JFF, RW - (#332)
        Fur Baby
CAS Colours and Sketches - Open, Must Be CAS, E3, OE5, T3 - (#309) 
        Colour Challenge - see inspiration below
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Open, E3, T3, RW  
Die Cuttin' Divas - MU dies, T3 - (#408) 
         Random Acts of Kindness - inspiration below
Digi Choosday (Polkadoodles) - Open, E2, T3, RW - (#8) 
        Anything Goes              
Passion for ProMarkers - MU, T3, RW -  (#481)  
       Colour It
Shopping Our Stash - Open, OE12, T3 -  (#390) 
Stamp, Ink, Paper - Open, T3 -  (#187) 
          Monochromatic - see inspiration below
Through the Craft Room Door  Open, E2, RW, AAG - 
          Anything Goes                
Tuesday Morning Sketches - Open, RW - (#491) - 
          Sketch - see inspiration below
Tuesday Throwdown - Open, Must Stamp, E3 (E1 ATG), T3, RW - (#426)
Paperminutes - Open, MF, RW (#576)
          Clean And Simple and just two colours

Fortnightly (every 2 weeks)
Cardz 4 Guyz - Open, E3, T3, JFF - W2 of 2 -  (#213)
          Wild Animals
Cuttlebug Mania - MU Manual Machines, E3, T2, SW - W1 of 2
           Marriage - inspiration below      
Everybody Art - Open, JFF - W1 of 2 (#441)
Handstamped Sentiments - Open, SW - W2 of 2 - (#308) 
           Sketch Challenge -see sketch below
Lemon Shortbread - Open, E3, No All Digital Projects, RW - W2 of 2 - (#87) 
           Anything Goes                  
Outlawz Color Challenge- Must Sign In, MU Color Combo & Twist, E1, RW -               W2 of 2Colour Challenge - see inspiration below 
Papercraft Challenges - Open, Must Stamp, UE, UOE, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#31) All the Critters
{Pin}spirational - Open, T3, SW - W2 of 2 - (#233) 
          Inspiration Challenge - Inspiration Photo Below
Retro Rubber - Open, Older Stamps/State Age - JFF, SW - W2 of 2- (#104)  
           Tic Tac Toe - see inspiration below    
Rubbernecker Stamps - Open, CU, MU Image, E3 if Rubbernecker, E1 if other, RW -    Check Instagram    
The Holly & Ivy Christmas - Open, Must Be Christmas, E3, OE15 - W2 of 2 - (#44) 
          Anything Goes Christmas (runs until 3rd March 2019)
Try It on Tuesday - Open, OE4, T5, RW - W1 of 2 - 
          Powder your......

Try Stampin - or not - on a Tuesday - Open, T3 - W1 of 2 (#395)

          Sketch Challenge with Option:  Use Ribbon or Twine
         - See Inspiration below (ends 24 Feb 19)
Try Stampin - or not - on a Tuesday - Open, T3 - W1 of 2 (#396) 
         Sketch Challenge with Option:  Flower Fun - See Inspiration below         (ends 03 Mar 19)

Ike's World Challenge Blog - CU (extra entry), 3E, W - Feb  (#117)
         B is for Blue / Anything Goes
Magnolia-Licious Challenge - MU (see challenge rules), E3, RW - Feb -
          Use Your Favourite Paper
SUYP Cat Challenge - MUST include Cats, Open, RW - Feb(#39) 
          Always "Furry"thing Goes / Meuw Year
Stinkin' Inkers Challenge - Open, CW, CT3, Badges -Feb -
          Baby it's Cold Outside
The Cat's Pajamas - Open, CU - Feb (#354) 
        Furry Friends
Tiddly Inks Challenge - MU, 2SW - Feb(#222)
          ATC Fun
Unicorn Challenge Blog Open, E3, DT T3, CW, RW - Feb(#40) 
         Include a Heart
Crafts Dreamy Challenge - Open, OE(5), T(3), RW, M - Jan/Feb  (#2)         
          Anything Goes - See Inspiration Photo Below

Inspiration Picture/Sketch Challenges

Fortnightly (every 2 weeks)


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Monday, February 18, 2019

Challenges for Days ~ Monday Challenges

Before we get to the list I would like to express our condolences on the loss of a Challenges for Days Team Mate.  Mary Trainer was a part of our team here and she passed away recently.  We are heartbroken and will miss her deeply.  We would like to express to her family that she was lovely person both inside and out.  R.I.P Mary - your work here is done & we thank you for your wonderful work.  

Below you'll find all the Monday Challenges we know of and follow. Please do check that your entry qualifies for any challenge you enter, we might have missed a significant factor in our guide.

If you would like to tell us about a challenge, or change of rules please leave a comment below or send us an email at so we can check your site and grab the details.

Thank you SO much for using Challenges for Days ~ we can't thank you enough for using our little blog! Please take our badge and post it proudly on your blog so we can spread the word.

Sorry this is so late - I started my new job today and I work until noon Colorado time so this
might be published later in the day from now on :)
Have a Wonderful Monday Christi 


Always Fun - Open, E3, T3 - (#98) 
                Zoo Animals
Atlantic Hearts Sketch - Open, T3 - (#304)
                 Always a Sketch {see sketch below}
Crafting from the Heart - Now Fortnightly - see below
Global Design Project - Open, E3, T3, Post Graphic, WGD - (#GDP177
                Color Challenge {see graphic below}
Heart 2 Heart - MU CTMH Products, T10 -
                 Invitation Only {graphic below} 
I Am the Diva - JFF, - (#386) will take an occasional week off
Make It Monday - MU, E1, RW, After Release Week See Below (#34*)  
                 Waiting to hear back from Papertrey Ink
Muse Card Club - CLOSED
Outlawz Greetings - Now Fortnightly - see below
Pammie's Inky Pinkies - Open, E3, OE4 (total of 5), T3, RW, SW - (#1907)
                Anything Goes {except 5th Monday}
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Open, E5, TList, RW -  
                 Things with Wheels 
Take A Word - Digital Creations, JFF -  
                   The Color Purple 
Use Your Stuff - Open, JFF - (#348) 2 week challenge
                  Do You Believe in Magic? {pairing with Double Trouble - runs until 3/3/19}

                                                       Fortnightly/2 Weekly

Artistic Inspirations - Now Monthly  {see below}
Bitten by the Bug 2 - MU Cricut, JFF - W2 of 2 
                    Valentine's Hearts
Cards in Envy - CLOSED
Crafting from the Heart - Open, MF, E3, SW - W1 of 2 (#237)
                     Always Anything Goes
Crafty Cardmakers - Open, EO14, T5, SW - W2 of 2 - (#227) 
                   Love, Love, Love 
Cute N Crafty - Open, OEU, E3, SW - W2 of 2 - (#20) 
                    Valentine's Day/Love
Cupcake Inspirations - Open, T6, RW, E3 - W1 of 2 (#464) 
                  Always a Photo Inspiration {see below & please see blog}
Dream Valley - Open, OE10, E3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#196) 
                    Sparkle & Shine
Double Trouble - Open, E4, OEU, MF, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#22) 
                    Do You Believe in Magic? 
                    Optional: Tic Tac Toe {see below}
                    Optional: Link up with Use Your Stuff
Fantabulous Cricut - MU, E1, RW - W* of 2 - (#34*) 
                    TBA ..... no update since  December
House Mouse - MU House Mouse Image, MF, SW - W1 of 2 - (#285) 
                    Always Anything Goes
                  OPTION: All about the Weather 
Incy Wincy - Open, E5, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - 
                   Anything Goes
Lawn Fawnatics - MU, RW - W1 of 2 - (#47) 
                    What's the Weather? (graphic below) 
Make My Monday - Open, T3 - W1 of 2 - (#90
                   Red, Pink & White
NEW {rebooted} Mojo Monday - Open, JFF - W2 of 2 - (#509)
                     Always a Sketch {see below} 
Outlawz Greetings - Open, Must Sign In, E3, RW(monthly) - W1 of 2
                      Girl, Women, Beauty
Scrapbook Stamp Society - CU, E3, T3 - W2 of 2 - (#158) 
                   Anything Goes  
                   OPTION: Birthday
Stamps & Fun - Open, JFF - W1 of 2 - (#340) 
                   Favorite Color
Tag Tuesday - Open, must be a tag, EU, OEU W2 of 2 -  
The Paper Girls - Open, MF, E3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#170) 
                   Now and Then


** NEW ** A Place to Start - Open, E5, SW, OEU, JFF - Feb - (#2-2019)
Artistic Inspirations - Open, MF, Must Comment, JFF, E3, T3, SW Feb -  (#212)
                    Anything Goes
                    OPTION: Love it Up
Color Inspiration Monday (My Creative Scoop) - Open, Must Hand-Color, SW*** - (#3*)
                    Challenge is on Break 
Crazy for CAS - Open, ST3 - Feb - (#14)
                    Sketch  {sketch and graphic below}
Creativ Fusion Arts & Crafts - MF, open; E3; UOE; DTfav; SW;  - Feb  - (#9) 
Crop Stop - CLOSED
Get Creative - Open, E3, SW - Feb   - (#77) 
                    Anything Goes
                    OPTION: Lots of Red
Dylusions Monthly Facebook Challenge - Must Join, MU, SW, Add project FB Photo Album - Feb -                      Pink, Hearts & Skulls
Path of Positivity - Open, E3, Voted winners - Feb  (#65) 
                    Anything Goes
                    OPTION:  Love
UnstampaBelles - Open, NO STAMPING, E3, T1, RW - Feb   - (#86) 
                    Simply Bright and Cheerful
Whoopsi Daisy Challenge - Open, CU for UE, RW, T3 - Feb   
                    Anything Goes
                    OPTION: Love

                                                       2nd Monday of the Month 

Cutie Pie - Open, Must be Cute, E3, T3, SW - Feb - (#132) 
                    One for the Boys
Aurora Wings - (CU for 3E), 1E, T3, RW, SW - Feb - (#74)  
                    Anything Goes

                                                        Last Monday of the Month

Christmas with the Cuties Open, Must be cute, Must be Christmas, E3, OEU, runs 3W, - Feb - (#2*) {Returning February 2019}

Images, Sketches, Inspirational Photos


Fortnightly/2 Weekly

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Challenges for Days - Sunday Challenges

 Hi there - Jane standing in for Marlene this week.
This list is just a guide.  Please always double check the challenge site for rules and more information. Thank you. Every Design Team we know will appreciate it.  

Do you know of a challenge that isn't on our list?  Please comment with a link and let us know or send us an email at 
Marlene here with Sundays list of Challenges

Sunday Post Card - Open, 6" x 4" postcards only, JFF - 
     Masquerade See Below
The Paper Players - Open, OE4 - (#429)
     Monochromatic see below

AAA Cards - Open, CAS, E3, SW - W1 of 2 (#134)
      One Corner + Music see below
CD Sunday - Open, MU something from a CD, T3 - W1 of 2 - (#4)
      Anything Goes using something from a craft CD
Dragonfly Journeys - Open, E5, JFF - W1 of 2 - (#134)
      Gaga for Gingham
International Art & Soul - Open, E3, JFF - W1 of 2 (#52)
      Shades of Any Colour
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Open, MF, E3, T3, RW - (1st & 3rd Sun) - (#100)
       Always Anything Goes
Outlawz - Open, E1, Lyrics for Inspirations, R1, W2 of 2 - 
       Sing a Song of Sixpence
Pixie's Crafty Workshop - E1, T3, MU Snippets, RW W1 of 2 - (#346)
        Anything Goes 
Stella Says Sketch - Open, CU, E3, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#704) 
        Always a Sketch (see below
Sunday Stamps - Open, Must Stamp, DT Top Picks (JFF) - W2 of 2  (#198)
        From The Heart see below 
The Library Challenge  Open UE, UOE, JFF, DT, Fav  - W1 of 2 - (#27)
       Spark Joy - see below

613 Avenue Create - Open, E3, T5 - February- (#218) 
         Anything Goes, TWIST: Use a Critter
Addicted to Stamps - Open, Must Stamp, E3, T3, RW (if prize) or SW, 
February (#169)
Angie's Digital Stamps - Open, MF, E3, T3, RW - February - (#28) 
          Anything Goes + optional twist of LOVE
The Corrosive Challenge - Open, E3, T6, SW - February - (#2) 
          Anything Goes
Dragonfly Dreams - Open, RW, T3 - February - 
          Include a Heart
Dare 2 B Artsy - Open, RW, E3, Extra entry if D2BA is used - February - 
          Love {graphic below}
Lasting Memories Layouts - SB Layouts Only, T3 -February (#430) 
          Black + White + Blue
Love To Create - Open, T3, RW (UK only) - February- (#1)
         Always Anything Mixed Media Goes
More Mixed Media - Mixed Media, Open, M, MF, SW, T5 - February (#17)
         Anything Goes + Optional: BLUE
Penny Black and More - Open, No Digis, MU, E3, T3, RW -February -
         Anything Goes w/ option of Tags
Pile It On - Open, T3, RW - February - (#151) 
         Pink or Blue
Stamping Sensations - Open, MU Stamp/Digi, E3, T3, SW (w/ prize) - February 
         All Things Bright & Beautiful
STAMPlorations Mixed Media - Open, No Cards, Must Stencil, Must PG, T3, SW -February - 
          Always Anything  Mixed Media Goes

Starts the 2nd Sunday of the Month 
Fashionable Stamping - Open, Must Rubber Stamp, T3, SW - January/February - (#143)

Picture Inspiration & Sketches


SPA Masquerade
Sunday Postcard



Dare 2 B Artsy