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Saturday, 17 November 2018

Challenges for Days - Saturday Challenges

Swati's here with this week's Saturday Challenges. 

Please note that this is just a guide, be sure to visit each site to ensure you have all the rules for each challenge

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 ChallengesForDays@yahoo.com.

Thank you.  

 Hope everyone has a great Saturday! 

Weekly
Allsorts - Open, E3, T5, RW - (#494) 
                   Clean and Simple (CAS) Christmas
Card Challenge Junkies - Open, Must Join, UE,  JFF
                   Must Check Facebook
Catch the Bug - Open, (CU - larger prize), E3, RW 
                   Bingo - See Below
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - Open, Must Be Christmas, RW - (#412) 
                   Always Anything Goes Christmas
                  Optional Theme: something beginning with the letter H
Crazy 4 Challenges - Open, E1, JFF - (#461) 
                   Sketch (see below)
Christmas Card Throwdown - Open, MB Christmas, OE10
                   Top Honour + Mentions 
                   Theme challenge - See below
Hiding in My Craft-Room - Open, E3, RW (monthly winner) - (#379)
                   TBA
Jo's Scrap Shack (Funday Friday) - Open, E3, RW - (#260) 
                   Always Anything Goes
Just Us Girls - Open, OE3, SW - (#467)
        Color Week (see below)
Kraftin' Kimmie - MU to win, CU Sketch in any challenge, RW (#457)
                   Fall Colors
Outlawz PAM - Open, Must Sign In, E1, RW (monthly winner)
                     Anything but a card
Sweet Stampin' - Open, Must Stamp, E3, T3 - 
                     Sparkle & Glitz (anything that shines) - Our 9th Birthday!
Sketch Saturday - E3, RW, T3 - (#540) 
                   Sketch (see below)

Fortnightly

Addicted to CAS - Open, E2, OE10, T3, SW - W2 of 2 - (#149) 
                    Code word - (see below)
A Gem of a Challenge - Open, T3, RW - W2 of 2 - (#231) 
                    ANYTHING GOES - ANY stamped image or digi image 
                    is allowed on your creation.
Challenge Up Your Life - Open, E1, OE5, SW - W2 of 2 - (#100) 
                    Anniversary - Celebrate
Crafting with Dragonflies - Open, E1, T3 - W2 of 2 - (#117)
                    Special Event / Celebration
Crafty Friends - Open, 2W, E3, RW, T3 - W1 of 2 - (#97)
                     Gemstones and/or Pearls
Di's Digi Designs - CU (entry into special draw), E3, T3, RW - W1 of 2 -
                    INCLUDE A SENTIMENT 
Inkspirational - Open, JFF, T3 - W1 of 2 - (#174) 
                    Photo inspiration (see below)
Less Is More - Open must be CAS, OE5, T3 - W2 of 2- (#384) 
                    Metallics
My Time to Craft - Open, JFF, T3 - W1 of 2 - (#384)
                    Let it snow
Send a Smile 4 Kids - Must Be For Children, T3 - W1 of 2 -
                    Anything Goes 4 Kids Challenge
Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers - Open, OE10 - W1 of 2 - (#123) 
                    H is for Home

Monthly
Blog Studio 75 - CU, E3 - NOV - (#10) 
                    Christmas Gift
Brown Sugar - Open, E2, T3, RW - NOV - (#284)
                    kindness or thankfulness
Crafter's Castle - Open, W, CT3, RW, E3, Nothing Questionable/Offensive - NOV (#11)
                    Anything Goes
                    Optional:  Holidays
Crafty Calendar - Open, MF, E3, T3, SW - NOV - 
                    Paper Piecing
Fairy and Unicorn - MU Mythical Creatures, T5 -NOV -
                    Theme Anything Mystical Goes 
                    Optional:  Fairies at the bottom of the garden
Penny Black Saturday - MU, RW - NOV -
                    Anything Goes
                    Optional:  Anything but a card

Inspiration Picture/Sketch Challenges

Friday, 16 November 2018

Challenges For Days - Friday challenges

Kathy here, sitting in for Carol here with this week's Friday's Challenges. 
We try to make sure that our listings are up to date but mistakes do happen. Please check that your entry qualifies for any challenge you enter. It is frustrating for all concerned when it's not right, perhaps for something as simple as entering too many challenges. If you do spot an error, please leave a comment telling us; it would be such a help.
We also welcome emails at ChallengesForDays@yahoo.com 

We want to thank you for your continued support! 
Please help spread the word about our little challenge blog :) 

Weekly
Crafty Catz - Open, E3, T3, SW - W (#438) +DT Call
                    Theme: Always Anything Goes
                    Optional: Something with wings
Daring Cardmakers - Open, JFF -
                    Step Away From The Cards ... Tags, Labels and Toppers
Just Add Ink - Open, OE5 (top peach), T3, SW - W - (#434)
                    A big bold sentiment
Outlawz Festive Friday - Must Sign In, 5 Themes, E3, RW(monthly) - W
                    Theme 1: Birthday Balloons
                    Theme 2: Friendship
                    Theme 3: Celebrate
                    Theme 4: Christmas 
                    Theme 5: Anything Goes
Polkadoodles Open. OE9, T2 SW - W - (#46)
                    Always Anything Goes 
QKR Stampede - CU double entry, MF, E3, T5, RW - W - (#322) 
                    Always Anything Goes
TGIF - Open, JFF,SW,MU Challenge Graphic and # - W- (#186) 
                    Photo Inspiration,  (see below)

Fortnightly (every 2 Weeks)
Aloha Friday - (Kitty Bee Designs) - CU double entry, E2, OE9, T3,
                    RW, T3 - 2 of 2 - (#131) 
                    Thanks
Alphabet Challenge - Open, T3 -W2 of 2 
                   “ Q"is for - Quad
Cardz TV - Open, CU, E3, RW - W1 of 2 (#74) W2 of 2 (#73)
                    Always Anything Goes
CAS On Friday - Open, E1, OEU, W is next GDT, W1 of 2 (#146) 
                    Washi Tape
CAS-ual Fridays - Open, Must Be CAS, T4, SW - W2 of 2 - (#212)
                    Sketch, see below 
Colour Crazy  - Open, E2, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#46)  
                    Anything Goes
Color My Heart Color Dare - Open, MU only board colors, post color board on blog,
                     SW(Monthly) - W2 of 2 (#318) W1 of 2- (#319)  
                    Always Colors (see below)  
Crafting With Friends - Open, MF, E3, UOE, SW, DT Fave - W2 of 2 (#75)
                    Always Anything Goes
Creative Friday - Open, JFF, E4 - W2 of 2 - (#218
                    Bokeh
Cut It Up - Open, MU Die Cut, MF, (Prizes North America only),
                    E1, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#161) 
                    Thanksgiving Recipe: Fall colours, Fabric/Fibres/Gems
Fussy and Fancy Friday - Open, E3, OE10, T5, RW - W1 of 2 - (#225)
                    Anything Goes
Jingle Belles - Open, Must Be Christmas, T3 - W1 of 2 
                    Bring us some figgy pudding (Food or drink)
Simon Says (Flickr) - MU, UE, RW, OE3 - W2 of 2 
                    Let's Colour
Sum More Fun  - Now Monthly, see below
Winter Wonderland - MU Digi, Must Be Christmas, E3, T3, RW - W2 of 2
                    What You Love To Do At Christmas
Your Next Stamp - CU, Must Comment, E3, T1, MU, RW - W1 of 2 - (#102) 
                    Sketch - see below


Monthly
A Vintage Journey - Open, Must Be Vintage/Shabby/Mixed Media/
                    Steam Punk/Industrial Genre, T3, RW. JFF - November
                    Paper Stash
Creative Artiste Challenge - Open, Mixed Media, Can Use Digis,
                    MF, E3, EO5, RW, SW
                    (winners outside UK to pay shipping cost) - November
                    Always Anything Mixed Media Goes
Creative Fingers - Open, E3, RW - November- (#154)
                    Always Anything Paper Craft Goes 
Pattie's Creations - CU preferred and Extra Entry, MU Digital/Rubber
                    Stamped Image, E2, RW - November
                    Birthdays
Simply Create Too - Open, E3, T3 - November  (#144)
                    More than One Fold
Simply Papercraft - Challenge Closed
STAMPlorations - CU, MU Stamps, E3(if wholly digital E1 otherwise), T3 -
                              (November)
                     Theme: Stamps And Rainbows
                     Sketch: See below
Sum More Fun  - MU, RW, T3, FB Entries Only, October /November 
                     All Dressed Up - any holiday dress up                     
Quick Quotes - CU, E1, T3, RW (USA Shipping only) - November (#93)
                     Anything Goes
Take It, Make It - Open, MU Stamping, E3, T3, RW, SW (Prize detailed on blog)
                    - Also used in Publication of Craft Stamper Magazine - November
                     Always Anything Stamped Goes
                        


Inspiration Pictures & Sketches
Weekly

Just Add Ink



TGIF



Fortnightly

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Challenges for Days - Thursday's Challenges

Check out each challenge's rules to be sure your entry qualifies, there is nothing more frustrating than doing all that work and entering just to be told you missed a condition and do not qualify! If you know of a new challenge, or a challenge change, please either leave us a message or email us at


 These are the Thursday Challenges we are aware of. The lists are prepared by humans and that means mistakes can (and will) be made; if you spot one, please let us know.
If you know of a challenge we don't list, please leave us a message in the comment box.
Have a great week. 


Check out the great new challenges for this week.  Check it out. Happy Thursday.  April



Weekly
4 Crafty Chicks - Open, T3 - (#429) 
                  Snowflakes
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - Open, E5, T3, RW - (#491) 
                  Christmas 
CAS(E) this Sketch - Open, JFF - (#298)  
                  Always A Sketch (see below) 
CCEE Stampers - Open, JFF - (#1846) 
                  Yellow to Amber
Crafty Ribbons - Open, E5, T3, RW - (#271) 
                  Project with Ribbons - Post on Facebook  check facebook for any "specials"
Creative Knockouts - Open, E2, OE8, RW - (#272) 
                  Thankful Thoughts
Cute Card Thursday - Open, RW - (#556) 
                  Stars
Outlawz Twisted Thursday - Open, Must Sign In, E1/E2 if Twist is used, RW -  
                  Theme: Anything Goes 
                  Optional Twist:  1 image, 2 patterned papers and 3 embellishments
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge - Open, E3, T3, RW - (#404)
                  Anything Goes


Fortnightly/2 Weekly
Art Impressions - CU extra votes, E2, T2, SW - W2 of 2 - (#245) 
                    Washi Tape
As You Like It  - Open, E3, T3, SW - W2 of 2 
                    Monochrome or Rainbow and Why
Aud Sentiments - Open, E5, T5, SW - W2 of 2 - (#216) 
                    Ribbons and Bows plus a Sentiment
Cardz 4 Galz - Open, JFF, E3, T3, SW - W2 of 2 - (#84) 
                    Pumpkins
Cookie Challenge - Open, E5, T2, RW - W1 of 2 - (#107) 
                    Photo Inspiration (see below)
Crimbo Crackers - Open, Must Be Christmas, SW - W2 of 2 - (#171) 
                    Anything Goes
Fusion Challenge - Open, SW - W1 of 2 
                    Wine 'o clock
Impression Obsession - MU, E5, OE4, RW, see site for other guidelines - W1 of 2  
                    Autumn Colors
Little Miss Muffet - Open, JFF - W2 of 2 - (#201)
                  Always  Anything Goes
Moving Along With The Times - Open, T3, E3 - W2 of 2 - (#84) 
                    Winter Animals
My Favorite Things - Open, CU, RW - W2 of 2 - (#105) 
                    Always Colors (see below)
Seize The Birthday - Open, SW - W2 of 2 
                    CAS
Southern Girls Challenge - Open, E3 (E1for A/G), OE9, T3, RW - W1 of 2  
                    Use Inks and Sprays
Time Out Challenges - Open, 2W, T3, SW - W2 of 2 - (#122) 
                    Home Sweet Home - Christmas Card Inspiration (see below)

Monthly
Crafting with an Attitude - Open, E3, T3, SW - Nov - (#45) 
                    Always Anything Goes 
Craft Rocket Challenges - Open, No All Digital Projects, OE3, T3,
                    SW - November - (#54) 
                    Christmas is Coming
Happy Craft Challenge - Open, All Crafts, E3 - Nov 
                    Lace
Stamp and Stencils - Open (Mixed Media No Digital), E3, OE10, T3,
                    JFF - Nov 
                    Remember, Remember the 5th of November (Bonfire Night)
Sasayaki Glitter Challenge - Open, E3, T3, SW - Nov 
                   Travel (plus Progressive Challenge on FB)
Through the Purple Haze - Open, JFF, Max 3E, ST3, SW - Nov -
                   Everything Fall
                    
1st Thursday of the Month:
DL.ART - Thankful Thurs Challenge - Open, MF, RW - Nov - (#237) 
                  Always Thankful

2nd Thursday of the Month:
KaiserCraft - Must Use 80% KaiserCraft Product, current or retired, 2SW, UE - Oct -  
                  Christmas Card Challenge                      

3rd Thursday of the Month:
                  Sketch (go to the blog as it won't let me copy the image)

Picture Inspiration and Sketches

Weekly Challenges




Fortnightly/2 Weekly Challenges
Monthly Challenges