Monday, December 19, 2016

Non Traditional Christmas Colors

Welcome to the last post of 2016!  It has been a long and bumpy road for many of us.  But, We have made it through alive and a bit wiser!  As we all take some time to celebrate what ever holidays you celebrate this time of year I hope you take the time to reflect back on your friends, family and all that you've done for others and have had done for you with gratitude and love.  I hope 2017 will be a much better year for us all.  Please be sure to spread love and respect everyplace you go!  A smile is contagious!  
Now, let's move on to this fortnight's challenge!  This week we have one of my favorite sponsors sharing some images.  I love The Paper Shelter's pre-colored images and papers!  The winner of our Non-Traditional Christmas Colours will get to choose $15 worth of crafty goodness from the Paper Shelter!!
The Paper Shelter

Winners is chosen by Random .

now back to this challenge, let's see what our design team created for your inspiration!

pink (dark & light), grey, black

Pink, burgundy, cream and olive green.

Maria Giselle
Green & Brown
Blue and brown (and touches of orange, purple and turquoise)
Now let's announce the winner of the
Sami Stamps Prize!

Tip Top with this lovely creation
Top 3 in no particular order is
#9 Repolainen 
#15 Anet 
please winners contact us for your prizes and be sure to grab your badges!
well done everyone!

Monday, December 5, 2016

Christmas Tic-Tac Toe

Good morning Incy Wincy friends! It's Helen here and welcome to our first challenge in December!
First though, I need to announce the winners from our last challenge, Use a Non-Traditional Image to Create a Christmas Creation. Nicki from Limited Runs Digis very kindly sponsored the challenge. As chosen by our winner is ... Number 5 - Tink, and because you used a Limited Runs Digi on your card you've won yourself 5 digis! Please email us at to claim your prize.
Thanks for bearing with me for my Top 3 - I haven't worked out how to do links using my phone ;) ! There were some very clever creations using non traditional images to make a Christmas creation, but without further ado, my Top 3 (in numerical order) are:

I hope you will all grab your blog badges from the sidebar and wear them with pride!

Onto our new challenge Tic-Tac-Toe which is being sponsored by: 
Sami Stamps 

Here's our very Christmasy Tic-Tac-Toe Board that we're playing with this time. Please make sure that your creation includes the 3 items in any row, column or diagonal and let us know which line you've used in your blog post.
And here's inspiration from our fabulous Design Team using sponsor images - apologies that some of us are running a bit late but we'll have our 'makes' up as soon as we can.

Catherine - coming soon

I made 2
(candy cane, Christmas in sentiment, ornaments)

Helen - coming soon
Hev -
using Sami Stamps-  Holiday Cheer Chihuahua
(the word Christmas, Presents, Holly) or (presents, sparkle, ornaments)

lacy sunshine image
I  chose central line 
word christmas

Maria Giselle
Holy Owl  -
Centre Row - Snow, Christmas Sentiment, Candle
Lacy Sunshine - Row Candy Cane,Start,Holly
Sparkle - Chrismas- Stars 
I altered this digi by removing the bee and adding in Merry Christmas to make it
fit our challenge 

A Love For Christmas Sweaters
using the diagonal of candy canes + word Christmas in sentiment + ornaments
Christmas Present + word Christmas + holly
Great job from the team ... now it's over to you and I can't wait to see what you make. Please link up your creations via the Linky tool below. 
Have fun and we'll see you next time!
The Incy Wincy Team

Friday, November 25, 2016

Prize winner updates....

There has been a little mix up on our part and we are working hard to fix this issue.  I am hoping to get this resolved in the next day or two, so please stay tuned.  As it stands right now (and I hope I have this right), these are the winners for the last 3 challenges:

Oct. 3 - Art by MiRan - ANET (claimed)
Oct.18 - Polka Doodles - ANDREA Vigne
             - Magda Polakow - ANET (claimed)
Nov. 7 - All Dressed Up - KALI (claimed)
           - Bugaboo - ANDREA D.LA VIGNE

HUGE apologies if you were involved in the mix up - we hope you can understand that mistakes happen and even though there is no excuse, we are human!!! Thank you so much for your understanding!

Monday, November 21, 2016

Use a non traditional image to create a christmas creation

Hi everyone. Traci here this week. There were only 4 entries this week so I guess everyone had a little trouble following the sketch. I'm only going to pick a single entry as my favourite rather than a top 3, so the winner is:
No. 2 - Grandma Bonnie
The winners chosen by random is...
No. 4 - Andrea D. La Vigne

and we had accidently forgotten to pick the 2nd winner (please forgive us )
Andrea d. La Vigne

please winners contact us for your prizes
well done everyone

This challenge is non-traditional Christmas image. The sponsor is Limited Runs
The prizes this month are:
3 Digi (no Limited Runs image) and 5 if you use a Limited Runs image

Here are our design team creations to inspire you:
Helen - Birdhouse #2 Set
to follow
to follow
Using Dragon 1 and Christmas door 

Maria Giselle
Using Sweet Delight Image as a Christmas Tree inspired Cupcake
Nikki - Using Jane Saw And Christmas Sign with Trees (mirrored - Not yet in store)
Madison and Lolly
to follow

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Sketch it Out !!

Hi all Lynne here to announce winners of our last Challenge
Inspired by favourite candy
Winners is chosen by Random .

the winner of Polka Doodles is 
# 22 Kali 
and the Winner from Magda Palakow Studios is 
# 5 Anet 

please winners contact us for your prizes

well done everyone
now back to this challenge
And announce new challenge
Which is sketch which is here

Our sponsors this weeks are All dressed up and
Bugaboo prizes below
All Dressed Up

Prize: 2 digis


Helen using Bugaboo Noel Snowflake Block
using All Dressed Up

Maria Giselle
AKV Nativity-Mary Joseph and Child 
All dressed up - Sweetie Pie
Bugaboo - Scene-it--Santa-and-Friends
Stella Rolling Eyes 

Looking forward to seeing all your creations everyone 
Incy Wincy DT

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Inspired by your Favourite Candy (Sweets)

Good morning Incy Wincy friends!

Firstly an apology ... we appear to have had a slight hiccup here at Incy Wincy towers, and this challenge wasn't posted yesterday as it should have been; please bear with me as I'm stepping in to get this post up.

A little later than planned, here is the winner and Top 3 from our All That Glitters challenge - a huge thanks to ArtbyMiran for sponsoring us.

As chosen by, our winner of the ArtbyMiran prize pack is ....

# 10 - Anet

My Top 3 for this challenge, in numerical order, are:
#3 - Hussena
#31 - Tanya OD
#51 - Rainey's Craft Room

Well done to you all and Anet, please email us for your prize at

Our new challenge is really fun. We'd like to see your creations that have been inspired by your
Favourite Candy (Sweets)

We have 2 sponsors for this challenge:

Our first sponsor is Nikki and the team at Polka Doodles and they are kindly offering our first Random prize winner a voucher for 3 digital images from their store.

Our second sponsor is Magda from Magda Palakow Studios and she is kindly offering our second Random prize winner this pack of 3 digis as showcased by the talented DT

Here are the Design Team's inspiring, and frankly very yummy, creations ...

Inspired by the pretty colours of dolly mixtures! Yum!
inspired by SKITTLES

inspired by Snow Caps

Helen inspired by Love Hearts ...
to make a heart shaped Bridal Favour using Magda's flower from the Digi Stamp Set
Hev - coming soon

using polka doodles, inspired by smarties

Maria Giselle
Inspired by a Gingerbread House

Rockets - 
From Madga
Used the Flowers. Flipped and Distorted them.

using an image from the prize pack from Magda Polakow

Wow! Great work teamies and now I'm very hungry!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Hope you'll come and play along with this challenge - please remember to include a photo of your candy/sweets so we know what your yummy treat is ;o) !!!! 
Have fun!
The Incy Wincy Team

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