Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Challenge 17 - Weddings Sponsored by Whimsy Stamps and Simon Says Stamp

Wow what a fantastic week it has been - Joeys challenge was so apt last week as we hit an extremely humid spell! Your weather cards were all fantastic and thank you so much for all of your entries.

The winner of challenge 16 is..................................

Gorgeous creation Sarah, please email your address to
and i will get your prize out to you.

Now onto this weeks challenge which was set by me, Tasha


Thats right, we would like to see your wedding cards!
This week we are sponsored by


"We are a family owned art stamp company dedicated to providing crafters around the world with whimsical and fun rubber stamp designs. Our exclusive stamps are great for card making, scrap booking, and many other crafting projects.

All of our stamps are made from deeply etched rubber, mounted on Cling Cushion Foam, and once trimmed, they are ready to use with an acrylic block. Our stamps can be stored on the laminated card included in our retail packaging. "

Denise Lynn, Co-Founder of Whimsy Stamps has kindly donated the Walrus stamp and winter sentiments for one winner

Denise is also offering another prize for the runner up, it is the first in our the new Whimsy Stamps Digital Collection. It's called Wedding Cake and Kisses and can be seen on Denise's fabulous Guest DT card below. This image will only be available as a digital download. They are also gearing up to launch some new digital images that will also be available for purchase on the Whimsy Stamps website.

We are also sponsored by


"In business since 2002, Simon Says Stamp is striving to offer you the best selection of Rubber Stamps, Scrapbooking, and Paper Crafting Supplies in the world.
We are located in Ohio, the heart of it all. Our team works hard to give you a fulfilled shopping experience and is always open to your ideas and suggestions!
Happy customers are the heart of our business.We work hard to find and deliver to you the latest in stamping and paper crafting supplies!
Attending classes, workshops, and sales meetings around the world, our goal is to keep our product offerings fresh and current. Make us your one stop easy shop - and we'll deliver right to your door!"

Simon Says Stamp have their own EXCLUSIVE stamp set range and they have kindly donated one of these sets as a prize for this challenge.

Simon Says Clear Stamps ALL MY LOVE Wedding Exclusive Set

Wow so talk about amazing prizes to be won! So we will have 3 winners next week - but you have to be in it to win it!

Creative Card Crew would like to take this opportunity to thank our Guest DT Dianne who has been so inspiring and is truely very talented, it has been an honour to have you as a guest.

We would also like to thank Denise Lynn who has also provided us with a beautiful Guest DT card this week, thank you so much your card is stunning as always.

So here is some inspiration from our fabulous Design Team:

Denise (Guest DT from WHIMSY STAMPS using the new Digi Image - Wedding Cake and Kisses)

Dianne (Guest DT)






So if you would like to be in with a chance of winning one of the fabulous prizes that are on offer this week please comment and leave a direct link to your ORIGINAL AND NEW work using the code below

Thank you for joining us and we hope you have fun

Creative Card Crew

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Challenge 16 - Whatever the Weather

Hello Everybody :O) We have moved so quickly onto week 16, wow, we are loving seeing all of your fantastic creations week after week and visiting all of your fabulous blogs, thank you for joining us

The Winner of last weeks Challenge is..........


Congratulations on winning your fabulous prize :O) Could you please contact us with your details at

This weeks Challenge has been set by Joey and is

"Whatever the Weather"

so if your feeling chilly, hot, frosty or swamped in rain, any Weather counts
This weeks prize is a The Greeting Farm Mermaid Anya Stamp donated by Tasha.

Here are the fabulous DT creations for this week I hope you are inspired by them and able to join us this week

Dianne - Guest Designer







We are looking forward to seeing your creations this week please leave us a direct link to your work

Thank you
Creative Card Crew

Monday, June 22, 2009

Email entry

This beautiful black and white card has been created by Carol, she was inspired by the wedding she was going to. I love it Carol its a beautiful card - love he two glasses. I hope you enjoyed the wedding
Creative Card Crew

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Challenge 15 Black plus one other colour

Good morning ladies, can you believe its week 15 at the Creative Card Crew Challenge already? we are all thrilled by the response we have from you ladies week after week. Your work is all totally inspiring and we all enjoy visiting your blogs to see your creations.
This weeks challenge has been set by Linda and is "Black plus one other colour"

Basically it means we would like you to use black with another main colour. If you are using 'people' we will permit skin colouring as shown by Tasha.

The winner of last weeks challenge was

Dianne from Paper Hugs with Di

Congratulations on winning a 2 week Guest Designer Spot on The Creative Card Crew Challenge we look forward to seeing your work. Please could you email us at

and we will give you the details of the next 2 challenge.

You can win this week a selection of ribbons, flowers and a packet of Daisy and Dandelion Message Tags and finally a More Than Words MUMMY album. (to see this visit

I hope you find some inspiration from the DT cards below, this week they are all very different, with some marvellous stitching from Sharon.






So ladies please join in with our challenge this week and leave us a direct link to your card

Thank you
Creative Card Crew

Monday, June 15, 2009

Email Entry

Thank you to Carol who sent in this beautiful email entry

Tuesday, June 09, 2009

Challenge 14 - Geometric Patterns

Hello everyone. What a fantastic response we had to last week's children's cards challenge. Your entries were amazing so thank you to everyone that entered.

The winner of Challenge 13 is ............... Kim Dellow. Congratulations Kim! Please would you drop us an e-mail with your home address at to redeem your prize.

OK, on to this week's challenge, which has been set by Sharon and it is easier than you may think at first:
Geometric Patterns

Here's a definition:

Geometric - 2. (of design) characterised by or decorated with regular lines and shapes.

So that covers just about any regular, repeating patterned paper you may have in your stash!

The fabulous prize this week is a 2 week Guest Design Slot with the challenge. So come one, crack out those patterned papers and give it a go.

Here's a little inspiration from our design team

Coming soon

So ladies if you could please put a link in the comments that leads directly to your challenge card we will pop over and have a look. Good luck!

To link you work directly please use this code
Here's mine
put the direct link address in between the speech marks

Creative Card Crew

Tuesday, June 02, 2009

Challenge 13 - Childs Play

Hi there, firstly we would like to thank you all for your fabulous entries for challenge 12 we were overwhelmed with the response to the challenge, your cards were all amazing!
The winner of Challenge 12 is ...............


Please email Paula to redeem your prize

Ok on to this weeks challenge, which has been sent by the newest member of our team, the fantastic Nicola:

Childs Play

We would like to see your cards for children

This challenge has been sponsored by Heather from Crafty Addicts who has donated some gorgeous gel pens for the winner

And now for a little inspiration from our ever so talented Design Team:






So ladies if you could please put a link in the comments that leads directly to your challenge card we will pop over and have a look. Good luck

Creative Card Crew