Saturday, May 25, 2019

Challenges For Days -Saturday's 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

Thank you.  

 Hope everyone has a great Saturday! 

Allsorts - Open, E3, T5, RW - (#520/2) 
                   Happy 10th Birthday Allsorts
Card Challenge Junkies - Open, Must Join, UE,  JFF
                   Must Check Facebook
Catch the Bug - Open, (CU - larger prize), E3, RW 
                   Colour Challenge - see below 
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - Open, Must Be Christmas, RW - (#438) 
                   Always Anything Goes Christmas
                  Optional Theme:  Use Some Silver
Crazy 4 Challenges - Open, E1, JFF - (#485) 
                   Wine Day
Christmas Card Throwdown - Open, MB Christmas, OE10
                   Top Honour + Mentions 
                   Technique Challenge - See below 
Hiding in My Craft-Room - Open, E3, RW (monthly winner) - (#385)
                   On a break
Jo's Scrap Shack (Funday Friday) - Open, E3, RW - (#283) 
                   Always anything goes
Just Us Girls - Open, OE3, SW - (#489)
        Photo Week - see below
Kraftin' Kimmie - MU to win, CU Sketch in any challenge, RW (#482)
                   Create A Scene
Sweet Stampin' - Open, Must Stamp, E3, T3 - 
                     Birthday Boys
Sketch Saturday - E3, RW, T3 - (#565) 
                   See below


Addicted to CAS - Open, E2, OE10, T3, SW - W1 of 2 - (#160) 
                    Code Word -  Graduation
A Gem of a Challenge - Open, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#244) 
                      Anything goes              
Challenge Up Your Life - Open, E1, OE5, SW - W2 of 2 - (#111) 
Crafty Friends - Open, 2W, E3, RW, T3 - W2 of 2 - (#110)
                      Anything goes
Di's Digi Designs - CU (entry into special draw), E3, T3, RW - W2 of 2 -
Inkspirational - Open, JFF, T3 - W2 of 2 - (#187) 
                    Designers Choice Challenge - see below
Less Is More - Open must be CAS, OE5, T3 - W1 of 2- (#396) 
                    See below
My Time to Craft - Open, JFF, T3 - W2 of 2 - (#397)
                    Tag You're It!
Outlawz PAM - Open, Must Sign In, E1, RW (monthly winner) - W1 of 2
                     Around the World
Send a Smile 4 Kids - Must Be For Children, T3 - W2 of 2 
                   For dad's from kids
Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers - Open, OE10 - W2 of 2 - (#135) 
                    I is for Ironmongrey

Blog Studio 75 - CU, E3 - MAY 
                    May Day/Mothers Day
Brown Sugar - Open, E2, T3, RW - MAY - (#290)
Crafter's Castle - Open, W, CT3, RW, E3, Nothing Questionable/Offensive - MAY (#17)
                    Anything Goes
                    Optional:  Show us what YOU color with!
Crafty Calendar - Open, MF, E3, T3, SW -MAY - 
                    Distress It
Fairy and Unicorn - MU Mythical Creatures, T5 - MAY -
                    Theme Anything  Goes 
                    Optional: Easter Rabbits
Mo's Digital Pencil - Open, MU, MUST be hand colored, UE, UOE, RW
                    TBA - not updated with May challenge
Penny Black Saturday - MU, RW - MAY -
                    Anything Goes
                    Optional: Make Your Own Background
Joy of Sets Tic Tac Toe - M, Open, UE, UOE, JFF, SW, WGD, PG - MAY - (#5)
                     Tic Tac Toe Challenge - See below

Inspiration Picture/Sketch Challenges

Friday, May 24, 2019

Challenges For Days - Friday's Challenges

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

Crafty Catz - Open, E3, T3, SW - W - (#463) 
                    Theme: Always Anything Goes
                    Optional: Monochrome
Daring Cardmakers - Open, JFF - W - 
                    Celebrating The Victorian Era
Just Add Ink - Open, OE5 (top peach), T3, SW - W - (#458)
                    Just Add - "Q, X, Y, Z.", (see below)  
 Polkadoodles Open. OE9, T2 SW - W - (#21)
                    Always Anything Goes
QKR Stampede - CU double entry, MF, E3, T5, RW - W - (#349) 
                    Always Anything Goes 
TGIF - Open, JFF,SW,MU Challenge Graphic and # - W- (#214
                     Gingham Challenge,  (see below)

Fortnightly (every 2 Weeks)
Aloha Friday - (Kitty Bee Designs) - CU double entry, E2, OE9, T3,
                    RW, T3 - 2 of 2 - (#143) 
                    Fairy Tale /Fantasy
Alphabet Challenge - Open, T3 - W1 of 2 
                   "E" is for Embossing Folder
Cardz TV - Open, CU, E3, RW - W1 of 2 (#90) 
                    Always Anything Goes 
CAS On Friday - Open, E1, OEU, W is next GDT, W2 of 2 (#158) 
                    Use Polkadots
Colour Crazy  - Open, E2, T3, RW - W1 of 2 - (#20)  W2 of 2 - (#19)
                    Always Anything Goes 
Color My Heart Color Dare - Open, MU only board colours, post colour board on blog,
                     SW(Monthly) - W1of 2 - (#343)  W2 of 2 (342)  
                    Always Colours (see below) 
Crafting With Friends - Open, MF, E3, UOE, SW, DT Fave - W? of 2 (#?)
                    Anything Goes
Creative Fingers - Open, E3, RW - W2 of 2 (#164) 
                    Always Anything Paper Craft Goes
Creative Friday - Open, JFF, E4 - W1 of 2 - (#231
                    Everything Blooms
Cut It Up - Open, MU Die Cut, MF, (Prizes North America only),
                    E1, T3, RW - W2 of 2 - (#174) 
Festive Friday Open, Must Fit Challenge Holiday, Element Or Both, Must Display 
                        Challenge Badge or Board In Post, E3, SW, JFF W2 of 2 (#FFOO34)
                       Festival: Creativity Day
                       Element: Fun Fold
Jingle Belles - Open, Must Be Christmas, T3 - W1 of 2 
                      Text Me
Outlawz Festive Friday - Must Sign In, 5 Themes, E3, RW(monthly) - W2 of 2 -
                     Theme 1: Birthday 
                     Theme2:  Anniversary/Wedding
                     Theme 3: Get Well
                     Theme 4 : Christmas
                     Theme 5 : Anything Goes
Paperbabe Stamps  - CU (larger prize), RW, W1 of 2 - (#94)
                     Anything Goes
Simon Says (Flickr) - MU, UE, RW, OE3 - W1 of 2 (124)
                     Anything Goes
Your Next Stamp - MU, Must Comment, E3, T1, RW - W2 of 2 - (#114) 
                     Schools Out For Summer

A Vintage Journey - Open, Must Be Vintage/Shabby/Mixed Media/
                    Steam Punk/Industrial Genre, T3, RW. JFF - May
                    Book It
Creative Artiste - Open, Mixed Media, Can Use Digis,
                    MF, E3, EO5, JFF, SW, T3 - May
                    Always Anything Mixed Media Goes
Pattie's Creations - CU preferred and Extra Entry, MU Digital/Rubber
                    Stamped Image, E2, RW - May
Scrapper's Delight RW, Prize +Badge, T3, E3, -  May - June 7th
                     Mother's Day / Anything Goes

Simply Create Too - Open, E3, T3 - May   (#149) 
                    Theme: Anything Goes
                    Optional: None
STAMPlorations - CU, MU Stamps, E3 (if wholly digital E1), T3 -
                     Theme:   Stamps and Cupcakes
                     Sketch: See below 
Take It, Make It - Open, MU Stamping, E3, T3, RW, SW (Prize detailed on blog)
                    - Also used in Publication of Craft Stamper Magazine - May
                       Anything Stamped Goes
Winter Wonderland - Must Be Christmas, E3, T3, RW - May
                       Anything But A Square Card

Inspiration Pictures & Sketches






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Thursday, May 23, 2019

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 awesome challenges for this week.  Check it out. Happy Thursday.  April

C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - Open, E5, T3, RW - (#514) 
                  Father's Day/Male
CAS(E) this Sketch - Open, JFF - (#323)
                  Always A Sketch (see below) 
CCEE Stampers - Open, JFF - (#1921)
                  Use a Die
Crafty Ribbons - Open, E5, T3, RW - (#296) 
                  Project with Ribbons - Post on Facebook  check facebook for any "specials"
Creative Knockouts - Open, E2, OE8, RW - (#299) 
                  Fancy Flourishes
Cute Card Thursday - Open, RW - (#583)
Krafty Chicks  - Open, Opt. Twist on 5th Thurs., T5 - (#456) 
                 Sketch (see below)
Passions Cartes Creative - Open 
                 Perforated Border Punch or Border Die
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge - Open, E3, T3, RW - (#431) 
                  Always Anything Goes  

Fortnightly/2 Weekly
Art Impressions - CU extra votes, E2, T2, SW - W1 of 2 - (#257) 
                    Fuzzy Friends
As You Like It  - Open, E3, T3, SW - W1 of 2 
                    Favorite His or Hers and Why
Aud Sentiments - Open, E5, T5, SW - W2 of 2 - (#227) 
                    Summer + a Sentiment
Cardz 4 Galz - Open, JFF, E3, T3, SW - W1 of 2 - (#97) 
Cookie Challenge - Open, E5, T10 - W2 of 2 - (#118) 
                    Inspiration Photo (see below)
Crimbo Crackers - Open, Must Be Christmas, SW - W2 of 2 - (#184) 
                    Anything Goes 
Fusion Challenge - Open, SW - W2 of 2 
                    Hedgehog Scooter (see below)
Impression Obsession - MU, E5, OE4, RW, see site for other guidelines - W1 of 2  
                    Feathered Friends
Little Miss Muffet - Open, JFF - W1 of 2 - (#216)
                   Always  Anything Goes - Now on the Facebook Group Page
Moving Along With The Times - Open, T3, E3 - W1 of 2 - (#98) 
                    Monochrome Color
My Favorite Things - Open, CU, RW - W1 of 2 - (#118) 
                    Always Colors (see below)
Outlawz Twisted Thursday - Open, Must Sign In, E1/E2 if Twist is used, RW -  W1 of 2
                  Theme: Anything Goes 
                  Optional Twist:  Masculine
Seize The Birthday - Open, OE4, SW - W1 of 2 
Southern Girls Challenge - Open, E3 (E1for A/G), OE9, T3, RW - W2 of 2  
                    Sparkle, Shimmer and Shine
Time Out Challenges - Open, 2W, T3, SW - W1 of 2 - (#136) 
                    Home Sweet Home (see below)

Crafting with an Attitude - Open, E3, T3, SW - May - (#6) 
                    Always Anything Goes 
Craft Rocket Challenges - Open, No All Digital Projects, OE3, T3,
                    SW - May - (#59) 
DL.ART - Thankful Thurs Challenge - Open, MF, JFF - May - (#243) 
                  Coffee, Tea or Chocolate
Happy Craft Challenge - Open, All Paper Crafts, SW (Prize), E3 - May  
                   Anything Goes
Imagine That Creative Playground - 1st Thurs, Open, MU, RW - May -  
                   Always Anything Goes (blog)
Sasayaki Glitter Challenge - Open, E3, T3, SW - May - also Progressive Challenge
Through the Purple Haze - Open, JFF, Max 3E, ST3, SW - May - (#156)
                   I've Got the Blues              

Picture Inspiration and Sketches
Fortnightly/2 Weekly Challenges
Monthly Challenges