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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Winner and Top 3 picks for the week of August 23 - 29, 2016

“Don’t wait for things to get easier, simpler, better. Life will always be complicated. Learn to be happy right now. Otherwise, you’ll run out of time.” ~ Author Unknown

Good morning Everyone!
Thank you all for joining us for last week's Anything Goes Challenge sponsored by Miss Daisy Stamps. So many wonderful projects to look through this week!

This week's prize will be a little different in that Miss Daisy has given us three prizes to award so let's begin!

First prize - 3 free digi's of winner's choice
(Plus Guest DT spot at Through the Craft Room Door)

  Second - 1 free digi of winner's choice
  
Third - 1 free digi of winner's choice

  
Congratulation Ladies, 
Please contact Deonna at TTCRDCoordinator@gmail.com no later than Monday September 5th, 2016  to claim your prizes!

This week's top 3 picks, in no particular order

This Halloween creation is so pretty! I am in love with the watercolor background!
 

Fab stocking with great finishing and embellishments. (and she said she couldn't sew!!!)
 

Love the colouring and the shabbiness in the card design. Makes it look so soft and it all comes together beautifully.


Congratulations! Don't forget to grab your badges from the sidebar! Just right click over the image, save the image to your personal files and you can then upload to your blog side bar.

To those of you who continue to play along with us every week, thank you so much! We appreciate you sharing your creations with us and truly enjoy your talent!

PLEASE NOTE:
  • The  September/October edition of Through the Craft Room Door is due out soon. If you are not a subscriber you might want to reconsider! You are missing out on lots of great tutorials, articles and free digi images.
  • If you are interested in having your projects published for a chance to win a gift card, there is still time to get your entry in. Please check out the tab above for more information or contact me at TTCRDmag1@gmail.com.
  • If you are interested in becoming a Designer or Guest Designer for Through the Craft Room Door, please check out the link HERE for more information.
  • The weekly winners are selected via Random.org and the top 3 picks are selected from nominations by the Design Team Members of Through the Craft Room Door and will be published in the upcoming September/October 2016 issue of TTCRD Magazine and will be placed in a drawing for a chance to win a $5.00 gift card to Amazon.com.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

TTCRD Challenge Aug. 30 - Sept. 5th, 2016

Hi Friends, Deonna here posting for Team A- GDT. Patrizia, Sandra, Aly, Mel, Cara, Ann-Marie, Jan and Myself , we'd like to welcome you to our newest

"ANYTHING GOES CHALLENGE"

Sponsored by

Prize:$12 Voucher to her store

Hello! I’m so happy to be here as a Sponsor for TTCRD! Sami Stamps provides a variety of high quality Digital Stamps in both JPEG and PNG formats.  I hope you enjoy crafting with Sami Stamps images as much as I enjoy illustrating them!
If you’re having fun here, please feel free to come check us out!
Blog: www.samistamp.blogspot.com
Blog Shop: http://samistampsshop.blogspot.com/
Etsy Shop:  https://www.etsy.com/shop/SamiStamps

Now lets see what the team Created to inspire you this week.

We'd like to welcome our Guest Designer this Week

Patrizia from Pattys Kreativ seite
using Line of Whiskers














Deonna Bemish Using  Bird on my Toes






So you don't miss any future challenges and winner announcements, a "Follow by Email" link has been added to the side bar!

** PLEASE NOTE - LIMIT OF 2 ENTRIES** SEE RULES BELOW FOR ADDITIONAL CHALLENGE DETAILS


Gentle Reminder!
We love seeing your entries each week however,  we must have rules for you to follow to keep it fair and fun for everyone. 
1.   Only 2 entries per person
2.   No back linking - all entries must be new and not posted prior to the start of the challenge.
3.   All entries must include a link - back to Through the Craft Room Door Challenge Blog.
4.   Word Verification Blogs are commented on at the discretion of the Design Team. So your awesome project may or may not be commented on.


Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Winner and Top 3 picks for the week of August 16 - 22, 2016

How slight a nod it would take, how bare a smile, to give everyone you meet today a sense of worth.
--- Robert Brault ---

Good morning Everyone!
Thank you all for joining us for last week's Anything Goes Challenge. It is always a pleasure to see so many beautiful project!

Now it's time to announce the Winner and Top 3 picks.

Our winner, selected via Random draw: #36. KT Fit Kitty



Congratulation KT Fit Kitty, 
You have won 3 digital images from our Sponsor Morgans Art World
Please contact Deonna at TTCRDCoordinator@gmail.com no later than Monday August 29, 2016  to claim your prize and Guest DT spot!

This week's top 3 picks, in no particular order

Nominated by Theresa: #100 Elina Stromberg.
She made all the background herself and the rest of the embellishments are all stamped and coloured images. An all Tim Holtz affair. Beautiful finished product, right up my street.
 

Nominated by Angela: #118 Elena F
There are so many beautiful details of this card that I just didn't see at first glance from the pearls, seahorse, and sea shells to the flowers, moss and twine this card is absolutely gorgeous! It's so striking and complex when you look a little closer. So many details and textures fitted in such a small area.
 

Nominated by Melanie: #51. Julie P
This is gorgeous. Love that she has put it with the boat.


Congratulations Ladies! Don't forget to grab your badges from the sidebar! Just right click over the image, save the image to your personal files and you can then upload to your blog side bar.

To those of you who continue to play along with us every week, thank you so much! We appreciate you sharing your creations with us and truly enjoy your talent!


PLEASE NOTE:
  • The  September/October edition of Through the Craft Room Door is due out in a couple of weeks. If you are not a subscriber you might want to reconsider! You are missing out on lots of great tutorials, articles and free digi images.
  • If you are interested in having your projects published for a chance to win a gift card, there is still time to get your entry in. Please check out the tab above for more information or contact me at TTCRDmag1@gmail.com.
  • If you are interested in becoming a Designer or Guest Designer for Through the Craft Room Door, please check out the link HERE for more information.
  • The weekly winners are selected via Random.org and the top 3 picks are selected from nominations by the Design Team Members of Through the Craft Room Door and will be published in the upcoming September/October 2016 issue of TTCRD Magazine and will be placed in a drawing for a chance to win a $5.00 gift card to Amazon.com (or store of choice).

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

TTCRD challenge August 23rd, anything goes!

Hello there crafters! This is Theresa posting for Team B on behalf of Alessandra, Angela, Deonna, Cara,  Nicky and I. Our Guest Designer this week is   Sabine Meier        
We have  a new Anything Goes Challenge for the week of August 23rd, 2016

Our sponsor this week is Miss Daisy Stamps.


Hi! Please visit my shop at Miss Daisy Stamps for fun and creativity featuring exclusive digital stamp collections, digital paper collections and custom watermarks. I welcome the opportunity to create with you. Happy Stamping! Love, Miss Daisy
Miss Daisy Stamps Shop
LIKE Miss Daisy Stamps Facebook Page for a free Thank You gift here  
JOIN Miss Daisy Stamps Create & Share Facebook Group here  


Prizes:

First prize - 3 free digi's of winner's choice
Second - 1 free digi of winner's choice
Third - 1 free digi of winner's choice

Just a quick reminder that the winner of this challenge will be offered the chance to be a Guest DT in a later challenge. Winners and Top 3 picks will be published in the next release of Through The Craft Room door for a chance to win a $5 card.
So you don't miss any future challenges and winner announcements, a "Follow by Email" link has been added to the side bar!

** PLEASE NOTE - LIMIT OF 2 ENTRIES** SEE RULES BELOW FOR ADDITIONAL CHALLENGE DETAILS


Gentle Reminder!
We love seeing your entries each week however,  we must have rules for you to follow to keep it fair and fun for everyone. 
1.   Only 2 entries per person
2.   No back linking - all entries must be new and not posted prior to the start of the challenge.
3.   All entries must include a link - back to Through the Craft Room Door Challenge Blog.
4.   Word Verification Blogs are commented on at the discretion of the Design Team. So your awesome project may or may not be commented on.


Have a look at what the team have come up with to inspire you.


Guest Designer Sabine Meier 
















Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Winner and Top 3 picks for the week of August 9 - 15, 2016

Thought for the week: I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities. ~Theodore Geisel

Good morning Everyone!
Thank you all for joining us for last week's Anything Goes Challenge sponsored by Through the Craft Room Door Magazine. Now it's time to announce the Winner and Top 3 picks.

Our winner, selected via Random draw:
 
Congratulation Desire, 
You have won 3 digital images from our Sponsor Crafty Sentiments Designs.
Please contact Deonna at TTCRDCoordinator@gmail.com no later than Monday August 22, 2016  to claim your prize and Guest DT spot!

This week's top 3 picks, in no particular order

Nominated by Anne-Marie: #70. zubmomi
It's so striking and complex when you look a little closer. So many details and textures fitted in such a small area.

Nominated by Deonna: #39. Love Life
I love the colors and the grunge look.  Something a little different and it really stands out.

Nominated by Ema: #100. Bonnie Garby
I love the warm colors. The gold leaves and perfect bow add such an elegance to the card.


Congratulations! Don't forget to grab your badges from the sidebar! Just right click over the image, save the image to your personal files and you can then upload to your blog side bar.

To those of you who continue to play along with us every week, thank you so much! We appreciate you sharing your creations with us and truly enjoy your talent!

PLEASE NOTE:
  • The  September/October edition of Through the Craft Room Door is due out in a couple of weeks. If you are not a subscriber you might want to reconsider! You are missing out on lots of great tutorials, articles and free digi images.
  • If you are interested in having your projects published for a chance to win a gift card, there is still time to get your entry in. Please check out the tab above for more information or contact me at TTCRDmag1@gmail.com.
  • If you are interested in becoming a Designer or Guest Designer for Through the Craft Room Door, please check out the link HERE for more information.
  • The weekly winners are selected via Random.org and the top 3 picks are selected from nominations by the Design Team Members of Through the Craft Room Door and will be published in the upcoming September/October 2016 issue of TTCRD Magazine and will be placed in a drawing for a chance to win a $5.00 gift card to Amazon.com (or store of choice).



Tuesday, August 16, 2016

TTCRD "Anything goes" Challenge Week of August 16, 2016

Good morning Crafty Peeps! This is Cara posting for Team A and on behalf of Aly
Ann-Marie, Deonna, Jan, Mel, Sandra and our Guest Designer Darlene Pavlick, welcome one and all to a new Anything Goes Challenge for the week of August 16, 2016

Our awesome sponsor with a prize 3 digital images is


Morgan Fitzsimons is a British artist, illustrator and author. Born in the North of England  in 1939, she has been drawing and painting since she could hold a brush. Morgan studied at the LJMU, gaining her NDD, A.T.D and BA. 

Morgan is a traditional artist and works in many mediums and her artwork has been displayed all over the world. Morgan has also been involved in many art related and non art related industries  She taught in schools for 20 years and retired as Head of Special Needs. She has also developed and published educational packs and teaching aids as well as fictional work.She has been involved in designing costumes for various opera and theatre companies, and was also a wildlife artist for several charities and organisations.


So check out the inspiration from the Design Team and come play along with us!

Guest Designer
Darlene Pavlick using "Cat in Flowers"


  
Aly using "Cat in Flowers"
 




Ann-Marie using Fae 3
 



Cara using "Fae 29"








Jan using "Cat in Flowers"



Mel using "Flights of Fantasy"
 



Sandra using Fae 3




Gentle Reminder!
We love seeing your entries each week however, we must have rules for you to follow to keep it fair and fun for everyone.
Only 2 entries per person
No back linking - all entries must be new and not posted prior to the start of the challenge.
All entries must include a link back to Through the Craft Room Door Challenge Blog.
Word Verification Blogs are commented on at the discretion of the Design Team. So your awesome project may or may not be commented on if you have word verification activated. Please consider turning off.
Link up below to play along!