Tuesday 26 August 2008

Arty Girlz Weekly Challenge # 49 ~ 'Summer'

Thank you to everyone who joined in with last weeks challenge. The winner of those fantastic CD Roms is Pascalebrad Congratulations!! Please contact us with your address and we will get your prize sent to you.

This weeks challenge theme is SUMMER.

As always you choose the format for your creation and interpret the theme how you choose as we love to see Art work from all different types of crafters and Artist.

We are both away at the moment but Crissi will be back by Wednesday. Julie is away for the whole week and will have very limited internet access so Crissi will be signing the comments from the two of us.

I'm back and commenting as quick as i can LOL , crissi xx

Here's our Summer creations

'Shapes' Sampler

Sassylm Kath Diana Evans Barbara Hagerty

Carol Deborah Amanda Gillian

Tuesday 19 August 2008

Arty Girlz weekly challenge #48 Add shapes to your creation

This weeks challenge is to add any shapes to your creation and is sponsored by the very talented Andy Carolan who is a freelance designer who specialises in cartoon illustration and products for the card craft industry. Andy is proud to have produced many varied illustrations for Joanna Sheen’s popular product range.
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Andy has also produced the fantastic Card Toonz CD Roms and has kindly provided two of them as a prize for one of our participants to win
The CD's contain a collection of cartoon character toppers, backing papers and banners that will help you to celebrate any occasion in style

Andy doesn't sell the CD Roms from his website but if you would like to purchase them you can find them HERE

Andy sent us both a CD rom to use in our examples this week ~ Thanks Andy :)

This is what we made:



Just a little note:

We have turned comment moderation off for the time being as we are both going away and obviously want your comments to come through, we have turned word verification on in the meantime to deter spamming ;)

'No Patterned Paper' Sampler

Ariane Ananas Lorraine Lesley

Lydia Rubymay Allison Dawn

Tuesday 12 August 2008

Arty Girlz Weekly Challenge # 47 ~ No Patterned Paper

Thanks to everyone who joined in with last weeks challenge and congratulations to Gayle Page-Robak who wins the fab prize ~ please email us with your address Gayle so that we can get your prize to you :)

This weeks challenge is 'no patterned paper' eek but don't panic too much because this doesn't mean that you can't make your own patterned paper using stamps or doodling or from other resources etc it just means NO shop bought designer patterned paper so go and have fun :)

The very talented Sandy is our guest designer this week and look at her wonderful creation

Here is a short bio from Sandy

My name is Sandy - coming from Germany (east-coast).
As I am an addicted Stamper since 2005, I couldn't resist to try the altered art technique / mixed media art in 2007 which I love totally to craft with

This is what we made:-


'Vintage' Sampler

Nancy Lefko Karen Jo Blogs Sarah

Hope Ariann Shelly Tracey

Tuesday 5 August 2008

Arty Girlz Weekly Challenge # 46 ~ Vintage

Thank you to everyone who joined in with last weeks challenge there were so many stunning creations
This weeks Challenge is 'Vintage' so you could use a vintage photograph on your creation, give your creation an aged effect, or go shabby chic use old ribbon or lace etc. As always you choose the format for your creation.

This challenge is sponsored by 3d Jean Altered Art Supplies who have supplied this fantastic prize for one person to win

3d Jean Altered Art Supplies sell a fantastic array of goodies in their online shop which include the Navel Jelly Range (some of which is included in this weeks prize) and they are the only supplier in the uk to stock it.

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Jean from 3d Jean Art Supplies is also our guest designer this week. Here is Jean's stunning skinny that she created using some of the Navel Jelly products. The corners were done using Architectural - BRACKETS No. 1 set and then she used one of the Classic Photo Cards Transparencies for the image .

Jean also sent us both items to use in our creations this week ~ Thank you Jean

This is what we made :-



'Blue' Sampler

Stemplechaotin Gayle Page-Robak Gillian Allison

Marlene Ria Carol Ink 'n' Rubba