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Sunday, February 5, 2017

Challenge #194 - Anything Goes-/Optional Twist - Sentimental Journey - CAS

Hello, Crafty Peoples!

 CAS project using the color BLUE and make the Sentiment the FOCAL!
Put on your "creating" hat and show us how you handle this Trio
CAS
Blue
Sentiment
CHALLENGE #193 RESULTS
JANUARY CHALLENGE WINNERS
This is just gorgeous and beautifully crafted!
We simply had to share this wonderful project!  This is a perfect example of a fully realized design.
Thanks for sharing your projects and your Talent
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TOP FIVE
Nice "Fancy Fold" and Layering Techniques


Quite a dynamic design!

The masking and stamping techniques on this project are awesome!
#128 - TinkerCards Designs
Great Mixed Media project chocked full of wonderful techniques!
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THE DESIGN TEAM INSPIRATION MAKES
I have to give these talented ladies a standing ovation!
using Lawn Fawn - Lets Bokah

ALEX
using Avery Elle Letter Balloons

using Concord and 9th - All Year Long

using Create a Smile and ALTENEW stamps

using a Sentiment from Ginger's House
Inside also from Ginger's House
Using Paper Smooches Kudos Word Dies
using Close To My Heart stamp set Card Chatter - Sympathy

Carol
Using Sentiment Stamp From Docrafts
Using 'Mothers Hands' from Bugaboo Digital Stamps




ANYTHING GOES DT INSPIRATION 
USING SENTIMENTS


using a Cherry Blossom Sentiment Die and Tattered Lace, Desert Rose Die

Using Stamps from Media Clear Stamps and Hero Arts

Thanks for Joining us!  Challenge Ends
MARCH 3, 2017 @ 11:55 PM
**I could not get the voting to work properly so I have suspended it. Maybe one of these days I will figure it out!  Thanks to those who tried to cast their votes but encountered issues!




Sunday, January 1, 2017

Challenge #193 - Anything Goes w/Optional Twist - Totally Technical

Happy New Year, Crafty Peeples!

January's Optional Twist - TOTALLY TECHNICAL


Create a Project that features your favorite crafting Technique.

We are pumped and looking forward to a fabulous 2017!
613 Create is now a Just For Fun Challenge.  We may, from time to time offer images from selected digital artists, but for the most part, we will not offer prizes.  We hope this change does not dampen your enthusiasm.  Your submissions here are appreciated and we have lots of named honors to showcase your outstanding projects!

NOVEMBER CRAFTER'S CHOICE WINNERS
Congratulations!  
Your fellow crafters love your work!
Monica Reeck 
Kelly L.
Jana K.
Judy McKay
We had 13 entries tied at 2 votes each
(We have increased the votes.  10 votes.  (starts with January voting)
Encourage your friends to vote for your project )
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VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE DECEMBER ENTRY
Click the HEART to vote for your favorite 5 entries


CHALLENGE #192 
Congratulations, Winners!   Remember to grab your badge!
** Please contact us at 613avenuewin@hotmail.com**
Original zibbet banner
The prize is a choice of 2 digis or a 
25% discount coupon for Rick's Zibbet shop. 

Simplicity Personified!

We just can't  believe it's Paper! Exquisite!
 7 digital images
Stunning!  Ms. Beebeebabs has a style all her own!
We love it!

NAMED HONORS
TOP 5
#91 - Stamped For The Occasion
A Vintage Delight! 
So easy to picture this on a Victorian Mantlepiece
A fabulous way to use paper scraps!  
The background is beautifully blended!

Simply looking at this Pocket Letter warms me!
Beautiful composition!
Beautiful!  You are really drawn into the creation!

Congratulations!   Please Grab your Top 5 Badge

DESIGN TEAM INSPIRATION/TECHNIQUES



ALEX
using Newtons Nook Designs - Naughty Newton
Technique - Partial Die Cutting
 The inside reads

~ginny from RubberMAD
Technique: "Pop-up Gift Card Holder"
I have written a quick and easy tutorial for this very fast, 
very easy Pop-up at my blog - RubberMAD.

Engineered and Faux Metal
Natalie from INKognito
Shaker Card, creating own sentiments and Copic Coloring
with Create a Smile, Pretty Pink Posh and Doodlebug products
Using Oragami Paper Folding
See video here

Double Pocket Tag Card and Creating own Rosette


Fave Technique:  Fussy Cutting and Paper-Piecing

FAUX LEATHER 
NOTEBOOK
Using Kraft Paper and Glycerine
 Embossing Folder: Darice, Large Daisy


Now, it's your turn to amaze us!