07 May 2012

Challenge #11 - Theme Moving Parts bonus entry if Split Pin used

Hi there, thanks to all those that took up our challenge last month.  I know it took a lot of you out of your comfort zone but you came up with such beautiful entries.  This month we promise to be a little easier on you. :-)

So without further ado we will get on to the formalities.  The Design Team Favourite for Challenge #10  is:

Gail with her wonderful  VW.
Gail has used the red, white and blue of the Aussie flag to perfection here.  Isn't this card such a fun shape.  Check out Gail's original post for more details.

Congratulations Gail.


Time for the randomly drawn winner of the terrific prize from Sticker Store for challenge #10 is:

12 - Kerry Louise

Random numbers generated May 5 2012 at 07:00:00 by www.psychicscience.org  


Congrats Kerry Louise please email Merry and she will organise your prize.


Challenge #11 - Moving Parts 
you will receive a bonus entry if your creation includes a split bin/brad.

All entries are subject to the Design Teams discretion.

Any form of paper creation will be accepted as long as NO STAMPS (Digital or Rubber) have been used (this includes sentiments).

So many IDEASSuspension Card, Wiper Card, Waterfall Card, Spinner Card, Shaker Card, Easel Card, Slider Card, Pop-Up Card, Swing Card, Peek-a-Boo Card.  A lot of these techniques can be used on your Scrapbook pages which we would so love to see.

You can find our rules here for further information.

Our Sponsor this month is an Australian Craft Forum called Craftmad.

Craftmad is full of friendly members and is free to join.  Although it is an Australian based forum they are always keen to have International members too.  They have monthly swaps for cards, sewing and quilt blocks.  Also monthly Sketch challenges for cards, scrap pages and Christmas All Year Round Cards.  There are a number of free tutorials available too.So head on over for a browse of the forum or check out the amazing talent in the Gallery section.


Now it's time to check out what the Design Team have been up to:

First off the mark is our Guest Designer Cindy from Creations by Cindy.
 Cindy took part in our DT call a couple of months ago.  All the runners up were offered a Guest Design spot and Cindy is our lucky last.   
Cindy is sharing a SPINNER card you can find a tutorial here.

Merry is sharing a Paper Doll......yes, our challenges are not just for cards they are for all forms of papercraft.  
Paper Doll tutorial here.

Next Monica has a Slide Out Card with Hidden Message tutorial here.

Stacie has a Suspension Card for us.  Check out those wonderful bright colours and such fun shapes.

This is Susan's first ever Waterfall card.  A tutorial here.

Annmaree is sharing another style of Slider card.   A tutorial here.

Beth also decided to have a go at a Waterfall card.  Another tutorial here.

Cathy dragged out her Craftrobo to create this wonderful Wobble/Rocker Card.  A tutorial here.

Jan's fun card is a Shaker card.  Such a wonderful shape.   A tutorial here.

Can't wait to see what style of 'Moving Parts' papercraft creation you come up with.


  1. Wow, so many lovely cards and all so different. The paper doll would have to be my favourite, I love paper dolls :)

  2. so amazed at all the awesome ladies creations!!!

  3. What an awesome theme-- interactive cards are such fun to make and receive.The variety of the DT cards is awesome!

  4. Thanks for the awesome win!

    And wow, some lovely cards this week from the DT!

  5. What a wonderful selection of cards - well done DT!

  6. Love this challenge. I love interactive cards. I enjoyed playing along again this month.:)

  7. A truly great challenge and some great inspiration too!xx


Thanks so much for taking the time to comment. The Design Team really appreciate it. Have fun with the challenge.