Thursday, June 15, 2017

#182 Bingo + A Sentiment + A DT CALL

Welcome to Challenge #182

Before we start the challenge we have a little news...

We are having a DT call!
We are looking for new Design Team members for the new term.
We are happy for non-card makers to apply too.  We are always open to other media because we feel it can add a new element to our challenges.  If you scrapbook, paint, whatever - why not try out?
It’s all about the creativity [and the sentiment]!

Previous DT experience is not needed.

Qualifications for Aud Sentiments DT members

  • Do you currently have an active blog?
  • Do you love to create projects?
  • Can you confidently work with digital images and are willing to use images provided by our generous sponsors?
  • Do you love to have fun and hang with like-minded crafters?
  • Do you love to create and help inspire others?
  • Can you take good quality pictures of your work, making sure the lighting is good and it is cropped if necessary?
  • Can you meet a deadline?
  • Can you commit to a project every fortnight and commenting on entries?
Here is what we offer you in return as an Aud Sentiments DT member
  • First, a pleasant, enjoyable and supportive team environment
  • You will get digital images for many of our challenges to use on your projects from our lovely sponsors
  • You get to help pick the winner and top 5
  • For fist time DT members, you will gain experience and exposure
  • For veteran designers, you will expand your crafting resume and exposure
  • A chance to learn from a community of your peers
So, how do you apply to be an Aud Sentiments Designer?

Please add DT after you name

Couldn't be simpler and we can't wait to see your projects!

Now, on to challenge #182...

The theme for this challenge is Bingo + A Sentiment 
Please use any column or row from the Bingo Grid + an appropriate sentiment

                     

You can make any type of project you want for this challenge such as a card, tag, scrapbook layout, altered item, pocket letter, box, etc.  Just make sure you follow the theme and include a sentiment.

This challenge is sponsored by Dr Digi House of Stamps
                                              


Projects by the Aud Sentiments Design Team


Ginny H from As I do Rodos
Using: Xmas Pud and Christmas Sentiments sheet 01
The centre of the grid

Embossing Digi and Faux stitches 



Elaine from Simpli Crafti
Using - Professor Wiggingson
3D item / Digi or stamped image / Markers (Stars and sentiment are raised from the card)


Julie from Julie's Crafty Spot
using Elvis The Elf
Bingo: 3D item, Digi, Markers



Sandy from Sandy's Creations
using  I Dream of Genie

Jennifer from  Glitter In My Hair.
Techie Sentiment Sheet

Lindsay from Elle Kay 
using Hole in one Hal

using Pint
and the center grid...Embossing, digital image and real stitching

using Dundeton Accedemicals FC
(Die-cut/Digi/Ribbon and also Markers (Promarkers)/Digi/3D item)



Billie from Ink on My Fingers
using: Tyson and Topsy


Christine from Angel Arts Cards
Using:  Beach Bum Bob


Now it's your turn!  We can't wait to see what you create!
Challenge Rules:
1.  As you might guess from our name - we require a SENTIMENT that is appropriate for the theme/challenge.  If you make a card and put the sentiment on the inside instead of the front, you need to include a picture on your blog post that shows us the sentiment.
2. Please mention Aud Sentiments and create a link to us.  When you enter your link at Inlinkz, it needs to go directly to your project, not just to your blog's home page.
3. You may enter up to 5 times, but all entries need to be new & posted after the start of our challenge.
HAVE FUN!



Wednesday, June 14, 2017

#181 Winner and Top 5

Thank you to all of our participants in this challenge.
 Each of the projects were so creative and the DT had a difficult time choosing a winner.

Thank you also so our amazing sponsor, Paper Nest Dolls
Paper Nest Dolls

The winner of the challenge and recipient of the prize from the sponsor is...
Comments from the DT: Beautiful shaped summer card. Love the stitched border!

Congrats! Please read the following directions.  
You have 2 weeks to complete Both steps to claim your prize
1. Leave a comment on this post so we know you have read it.
2. email me with winner of Challenge # in the subject line so I can send you details on how to claim your prize

Top 5 (in no particular order)

#55 Pam D
Comments from DT: Brilliant box card. Such a great summer themed project


Comments from DT: Wonderful use of theme and sentiment


Comments from DT: Fantastic summer colors and design


#54 Marilyn Webb
Comments from DT: Lovely fresh summer colors


#17 Claire C
Comments from DT: Great use of summer colors. Great layout and design

Don't forget to check back tomorrow for our next challenge.

Thursday, June 1, 2017

#181 Summer + A Sentiment

Welcome to Challenge #181
The theme for this challenge is Summer + A Sentiment

You can make any type of project you want for this challenge such as a card, tag, scrapbook layout, altered item, pocket letter, box, etc.  Just make sure you follow the theme and include a sentiment.

**A little reminder to all participants...please make sure you keep track of which challenges you enter and then check back at the end of the challenge to see if you are a winner.  It is up to the winners to contact Aud Sentiments.  We do not contact the winners.  Recently we have had to pick new winners because the winner failed to contact us.  Don't miss out on your prize!!
                                             
We are sponsored by Paper Nest Dolls

Paper Nest Dolls


Projects by the Aud Sentiments Design Team

Christine from Angel Arts Cards


Ginny H from As I do Rodos


Elaine from Simpli Crafti


Julie from Julie's Crafty Spot


Sandy from Sandy's Creations

Jennifer from  Glitter In My Hair.

Lindsay from Elle Kay 




Billie from Ink on My Fingers
Now it's your turn!  We can't wait to see what you create!
Challenge Rules:
1.  As you might guess from our name - we require a SENTIMENT that is appropriate for the theme/challenge.  If you make a card and put the sentiment on the inside instead of the front, you need to include a picture on your blog post that shows us the sentiment.
2. Please mention Aud Sentiments and create a link to us.  When you enter your link at Inlinkz, it needs to go directly to your project, not just to your blog's home page.
3. You may enter up to 5 times, but all entries need to be new & posted after the start of our challenge.
HAVE FUN!


Wednesday, May 31, 2017

#180 Winner and Top 5

Thank you to all of our participants in this challenge.
 Each of the projects were so creative and the DT had a difficult time choosing a winner.
Thank you also so our amazing sponsor, Ike's Art


Before we announce the winner, we have a little reminder.
The winner of each challenge is responsible for contacting Aud Sentiments in order to receive their prize.  We do not contact the winner.  When you enter the challenge, please take time to mark on your calendars the end date and come back to see if you are a winner.  We don't want you to miss out on your prize!


The winner of the challenge and recipient of the prize from the sponsor is...
Comments from the DT: We love the creativity of this altered item.
 The finished project is stunning!


Congrats! Please read the following directions.  
You have 2 weeks to complete Both steps to claim your prize
1. Leave a comment on this post so we know you have read it.
2. email me with winner of Challenge # in the subject line so I can send you details on how to claim your prize


Top 5 (in no particular order)

#173 Betta Scrap
Comments from DT: Beautiful background with added texture. Gorgeous!


#171 Pam D
Comments from DT:  All the different sentiments add to the fun of this box card


Comments from DT: A novel way to package a gift. Lovely embellishements


#153 Celine
Comments from DT: Fantastic shape, awesome coloring and gorgeous colors


#49 Helen
Comments from DT: Love the CAS design and the fun hedgehogs.


Don't forget to check back tomorrow for our next challenge.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

#180 Anything Goes + A Sentiment

 Welcome to Challenge #180

The theme for this challenge is Anything Goes + A Sentiment

You can make any type of project you want for this challenge such as a card, tag, scrapbook layout, altered item, pocket letter, box, etc.  Just make sure you follow the theme and include a sentiment.

We are sponsored by Ike's Art

Projects from the Aud Sentiments Design Team

Billie from Ink on My Fingers



Christine from Angel Arts Cards
   

Ginny H from As I do Rodos

Elaine from Simpli Crafti


Julie from Julie's Crafty Spot




Sandy from Sandy's Creations

Lindsay from Elle Kay 

                                    


Now it's your turn!  We can't wait to see what you create!
Challenge Rules:

1.  As you might guess from our name - we require a SENTIMENT that is appropriate for the theme/challenge.  If you make a card and put the sentiment on the inside instead of the front, you need to include a picture on your blog post that shows us the sentiment.
2. Please mention Aud Sentiments and create a link to us.  When you enter your link at Inlinkz, it needs to go directly to your project, not just to your blog's home page.
3. You may enter up to 5 times, but all entries need to be new & posted after the start of our challenge.
HAVE FUN!


Wednesday, May 17, 2017

#179 Winner and Top 5

Thank you to all of our participants in this challenge.

We loved seeing all of your beautiful floral projects.

Before I announce the winner we needed to pick a new winner for #178.  The winner of that challenge did not claim their prize.  So the new winner of #178 is....

#126 Marieke


Congrats! Please read the following directions.  
You have 2 weeks to complete Both steps to claim your prize
1. Leave a comment on this post so we know you have read it.
2. email me with winner of Challenge #178 in the subject line so I can send you details on how to claim your prize

Now on to #179....

 Each of the projects were so creative and the DT had a difficult time choosing a winner.

The winner of the challenge and recipient of the prize from the sponsor is...

#107 Norma
Comments from the DT: This card is stunning.  We love the design and use of dies


Congrats! Please read the following directions.  
You have 2 weeks to complete Both steps to claim your prize
1. Leave a comment on this post so we know you have read it.
2. email me with winner of Challenge #179 in the subject line so I can send you details on how to claim your prize

Top 5 (in no particular order)

#74 Carol Gill
Comments from DT: We love that the pattern paper matches the stamp so beautifully


Comments from DT: Love the vibrant colors and die cut of flower edge


#44 Paper Whims
 Comments from DT: Lovely CAS card with unique shape


#121 Karen C
Comments from DT: Beautiful floral designs.


#24 Lou Sims
Comments from the DT: Beautiful card and lovely coloring.

Don't forget to check back tomorrow for our next challenge.