Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Crafts Dreamy May challenge 2018





Hello everyone, Zowie here to introduce the current Crafts Dreamy challenge.
This Month's theme is anything goes, with a beautiful Mood board for inspiration.We would love for you to join in with all the crafty fun! You can make a card, tag, scrapbook layout, ATC, pocket letter etc.. the possibilities are endless!






Here is our wonderful Mood board for May, inspired by all things nautical.

We would love to see your creations please click on the link HERE to enter them.

Last Month we had some fabulous challenge entries and I would like to thank everyone who entered, please check the winners page to see who the lucky winner is and who the DT favourite designers are in this Months Crafts Dreamy top three spotlight.


I would like to thank our wonderful sponsor





This Months Lucky winner will receive this beautiful Butterflies and Red Poppies pop up box card kit provided by Digital Heaven and will earn the chance of a guest designer spot here at Crafts Dreamy.




This Month's Guest Designer is the wonderful  Saadia Nawaz Durrani.



Saadia has created this beautiful mixed media piece that captures the Ocean perfectly. Please head on over to Saadia's blog for more details on how she created her artwork.
I would like to thank Saadia for joining us here at Crafts Dreamy.


I would also like to thank the super talented Design Team for their stunning creations, please click on the persons name to see how they created them and to leave these wonderful ladies some comment love.




Henriette has created her beautiful card using Maja Design papers,lace,hemp and cheese cloth. 49 and Market and Papirdesign flowers have also been used. La la land Seagull dies and nautical charms have also been added to create the finishing look.




Frederique has created her beautiful card using a variety of Emerald Creek embossing powders and Distress markers to colour the sea theme stamped images. An endearing sentiment has also been used to complete the final look.




Here I have created two vintage nautical tags, using a variety of digital papers and French postcard images. Tim Holtz distress ink and Picket fence distress paint have also been used to create a shabby distressed look.




Aditi and Sunila have created a beautiful beach theme tag album, with a mixed media cover.




Maryvonne has created this beautiful card using Prima paper and Marianne Design metal dies. Different coloured NUVO foam has been used to create a patinated effect. White glitter has also been added to simulate the foam design. 





Christina has created her beautiful tag using various Tim Holtz inks, stencils and embossing powders.




Mary has create this beautiful card using shell and anchor dies, white roses have been added to complete the finishing look.




Zahraa has made her beautiful card using a pocket watch embossing folder and various metal dies. A sweet image and sentiment have also been used.




Priya has created this beautiful mixed media layout using various shells and nautical charms to capture the feel of this Months Mood board.



So now it's your turn to join in with the fun! we look forward to seeing your creations! the challenge closes on the 12th June at 11pm GMT.


Please click on the link to enter your creations HERE


Follow us on Facebook


Do you use Instagram? please use #craftsdreamychallenge
so that we can see your creations there too.

Thanks for stopping by,

hugs,
 Zowie xx 















Sunday, 15 April 2018

Crafts Dreamy April challenge 2018





Hello everyone, Zowie here to introduce the current Crafts Dreamy challenge.
This Months theme is anything goes, with a beautiful Mood board for inspiration. We would love for you to join in with all the crafty fun! You can make a card, tag, scrapbook layout, ATC, pocket letter etc... the possibilities are endless!





Here is the wonderful Mood board for April, inspired by the arrival of springtime, the awakening of new life and the blossoming of beautiful flowers and trees.


We would love to see your creations, please click on the link HERE to enter them.

Last Month we had some fabulous challenge entries and I would like to thank everyone who entered, please check the winners page to see who the the lucky winner is and who the DT favourite designers are in this months Crafts Dreamy top three spotlight. 

I would like to thank our wonderful sponsor
                                    


    This Months lucky winner will receive this beautiful 3D pop up box card kit provided by
Digital Heaven and will earn the chance of a Guest Designer spot here at Crafts Dreamy. 

                                                     





This Months Guest Designer is the wonderful Lisa Andersson.




Lisa has created her amazing card using a Tim Holtz crazy cat stamp set and matching die set along with Prismacolour pencils, Distress inks, Distress  oxides and crayons. Metal embellishments have also been used to create the finishing look. Please head on over to Lisa's blog for more details on how she created her card. I would like to 
thank Lisa for joining us here at Crafts Dreamy. 


I would also like to thank the super talented Design Team for their stunning creations, please click on the persons name to see how they created them and to leave these wonderful ladies some comment love.





I have created a shabby chic envelope pocket using kraft card stock, crackled paint and wood effect paper along with pieces of brick wall chipboard.Tim Holtz Picket fence distress paint has also been used to create a shabby look.



Zahraa has created her beautiful card using burlap, lemon tone roses and a wonderful vintage image. Some black stamping to the background and a endearing sentiment
have also been used.




Henriette has created her beautiful card using lovely papers from Maja Design and Pion Design. Lace, flowers and a chipboard bird embellishment have also been used to create a vintage look. 





Aditi and Sunila have created their beautiful card using vibrant colours that match this Months mood board. Cheesecloth, dainty flowers and die cut leaves and foliage have also been used to complete the finished design.



Frederique has created her beautiful tag using a variety of stamps.A mini glass vial has been used as a focal point., containing stamped and coloured springtime flowers.


So now it's your turn to join in with the fun! we look forward to seeing your creations! the challenge closes on the 12th May at 11pm GMT.

please click on the link to enter your creations HERE



Follow us on Facebook


Do you use Instagram? please use #craftsdreamychallenge 
so that we can see your creations there too.

Thanks for stopping by to visit,

hugs,
Zowie xx




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Thursday, 15 March 2018

Crafts Dreamy March challenge 2018


Hello everyone, Zowie here to introduce the current Crafts Dreamy challenge.
This months theme is anything goes, with a beautiful Mood board for inspiration. 
 We would love for you to join in with all the crafty fun! 
You can make a card, tag, layout, ATC, pocket letter etc.. the possibilities are endless!

Here is a wonderful coffee themed Mood board for March, inspired by friendship, a love of coffee and cozy get-togethers. 



We would love to see your wonderful creations, please click on the link HERE to enter them.

Last month we had some fabulous challenge entries and I would like to thank everyone who entered, please carry on reading to find out who the lucky winner is...

I would like to thank our wonderful sponsor
Digital Heaven

This Months lucky winner will receive this gorgeous Rainbow coffee fairy digital paper kit.









This Months Guest Designer is the wonderful Francine Perri.

Art is within me



Francine has created a fabulous Coffee themed collage using a wooden board as a base.
A metal coffee sign, a variety of beautiful pictures, Coffee ephemera and laminated stickers have been adhered to create the look, Francine has also used a selection of Starbucks cards and a Coffee coaster. We love how all the elements have been used to create a collage which captures the heart of this Months Mood board. 
I would like to thank Francine for joining us here at Crafts Dreamy.


I would also like to thank the super talented Design Team for their stunning creations, please click on the persons name to see how they created them and to leave these wonderful ladies some comment love. 




Zowie

Here I have created a Journal pocket using some wonderful Coffee theme paper, Mulberry roses, a metal spoon embellishment and some Tim Holtz film strip ribbon. I have also used this darling vintage photo of these two little girls.






Aditi and Sunila have created their beautiful journal spread using layers of gesso, Lindy's magicals, and water stamping and stenciling with modelling paste, Coffee themed embellishment have been used to complete the final look. 






Zahraa

Zahraa has created her beautiful card using Kraft card stock, Stempler rubber stamps, Mowed lawn and Vintage photo distress inks. A wonderful friendship and Coffee themed sentiment has also been used to complete the final look.



Henriette

Henriette has created a beautiful card, using paper from Maja Design, flowers, pearls and 
 lace paper. Metal corner embellishments and a wonderful vintage Fabscraps image have also been used.



Frederique

Frederique has made a beautiful tag using a Coffee cup stamp and has created this crackle Mosaic effect using Emerald Creek embossing powders, in shades Mercury Rising and Just Java. Each crackle cell has been coloured individually using a variety of Tim Holtz Distress markers to give the look of stained glass. 



There were some wonderful designs to choose from and a big thank you to those who joined in with all the fun! 

The lucky winner is ....



Freda's_Fayre


Congratulations Freda, please Email Zowie at craftsdreamy1@gmail.com 
to claim your prize. Please also copy this winners badge to display on your social media and please link it to Crafts Dreamy


And now to announce the DT favourite top three designs.


In the Crafts Dreamy top three designer spotlight are:

MC Crafts

Annie Porter

Tracy Welham




Congratulations to you all, please copy this lovely top three designer badge to display on your blog and social media and please link it to Crafts Dreamy



So now it's your turn to join in the fun! we look forward to seeing your creations! the challenge closes on the 12th April at 11pm GMT

Please click the link to enter your creations HERE




Follow us on Facebook

Do you use Instagram? Please use #craftsdreamychallenge so
 that we can see your creations there too. 

Thanks for stopping by to visit,

Hugs,
Zowie xx


Crafts Dreamy May challenge 2018