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

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