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Monday, May 1, 2023

Challenges for Days: By Date 2nd - 8th May 2023

Donna here filling in for Kathy, with the updated list of challenges that start between the 2nd of the month and the 8th.   Each week a by date list is published, if you want to check back to an earlier one just use the labels!

As with all our lists we have tried to check the rules of each challenge (key in sidebar) but we strongly urge you to check for yourself.

Our lists are growing as we come across more challenges, if you know of one we have not listed yet please tell us about it either by leaving the info in a message below or send us an email at


2nd - Monthly

Colorful Options - Open, T4, RW 
              Blue  - (see prompt below)
Not2Shabby - Open, CU - Double entries if Not2Shabby Shop Brands used, RW
              May Mood Board - see prompt below 
Two Old Bats - Must be Halloween, T3, RW (w prize if 50+ entries)
                Anything Halloween - see Mood Board Below

3rd - Monthly

Happy Little Stampers - Must be BIRTHDAY themed - Open, RW - (see right side bar)
                  Anything "Birthday" Goes 
LeAnn's World 101 - Open, E3, UE (w/ LeAnn's image), T3, SW & RW - (#62)
                 Challenges on Hold while Site is under Maintenance
                 JFF with occasional prize,   MU 1 or more of the 3 elements, - (#3)
                 See Mood Board Below

4th - (three weeks)

The Flower Challenge - Open, MU Flowers (Main Focus + if using Digi's
                   must be handcoloured), Must Comment on 3 other Entries,
                   E5, OE6, T3, RW - 3W - (#80)
                   Pretty Pastels

4th - Monthly

Pinkfresh Studio - MU, Must Comment, E3, RW, T3
                 May Challenge: Rainbow

5th - (Monthly)

Gerda Steiner Share Your Designs - MU, Open, UE, UOE, RW, SW - 
                 Anything Gerda Steiner Goes
Girlz Make Guyz Card - Masculine cards ONLY, JFF, SW, T3 (15+ entries), UE (#3)
                 Use an Animal 
Happy Little Stampers - Christmas - Open, RW - (see right side bar)
                 Anything "Christmas" Goes + Opt. Trim the Tree
LeAnn's World 101 Progressive - Must join (on FB), Image provided to players (#66)
                Anything Goes w/ image provided.  Check Facebook Group for Image and Details
               After this challenge the team will be taking a break until July 2023.
Let's Craft And Create - Open, MF and Comment, E3, SW - (#194)
                 Theme: Anything Goes
                 Optional: Ribbon Lace, Twine

6th - (three weeks)

Counterfeit Kit Challenge - Open, E1 - 3W 
                 Always Use their Monthly Kit - see blog for more information

7th - (Monthly)

Art - Piaskownica - Open, UE, UOE, SW, T3 (dependant on number of entries)
                 TBA - see below - No new challenges since January 2023
Challenge YOUrself  - Paper Layout Only, MU a Pic of YOU, T3, RW - (#113)
                 Get Messy - see prompt below
Day of the Month Card Club - Open, E3, OE6, PG, Must Comment - (#51) 
                 International Picture Frame Day (use a frame)
FarmQuest General Store - Open, MU Farm/Country, Top Picks, JFF, ends the following 5th (#4) 
                 Anything Farm Country Goes (see blog for complete details) - DT CALL
Happy Little Stampers - MU STENCIL - Open, E3, UOE, W - (see right side bar)
                Anything Stenciling Goes 
The Card Chain Challenge - Open, Must MAIL Card, MU at least 1 below - 
               *Sign up before 6th of month for current month's swap. Must must mail card before end                 of the month
               *Sign up for coming month starts today - see below for colour/Sketch and 
                 Theme/Technique options
8th (1 week long)

Sketches in Thyme - MU Layout, E1, T3, RW, Must Join FB - (#560)
                  Always a Sketch - SEE ON FACEBOOK

SKETCHES & PICTURES in alphabetical order

TBA - not updated since January 2023

May Colour Palette - cards to arrive by June 30th

May Sketch - cards to arrive by June 30th

The Card Chain - THEME Options: Vintage/Wheels/Friendship
The Card Chain - PRODUCT/TECHNIQUE Options: Lace/Shaped Card

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