Sunday, 28 May 2017

Challenge 11 Anything Creative/Mixed Media Goes

Good morning crafty friends. We're full of excitment today as not only have we got a new challenge lined up for you but we've got a lovely new teamie too! Please give the lovely Gemma a big warm welcome, she's such a talented artist and has got lots of inspiration for you!

As always our challenge theme is

Anything Creative/Mixed Media Goes 

And of course we've got some awesome crafty stash just waiting for our lucky winner from those lovely people at Premium Craft Brands.

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You don't want to miss out on a chance to win and you don't even have to use our products to play along so there's no excuse to miss out.

Before we have a look at this weeks beautiful artwork from the DT though it's time to announce the lucky winner and Top 3 from Challenge 9 so without any further ado, has worked his magic and our winner is

12. Julia 

Congratulations hun, email us (details in sidebar) quoting your snail mail details and your winners code which is PPWK09001 and we'll get your prize out to you asap!!

It's never an easy task to choose the Top 3 picks from so many stunning projects, we really do appreciate all your beautiful artwork but this time around Top 3 honours go to ....

14. Butterfly
59. Marie

Back to our new challenge and if you're stuck for inspiration our DT have some fabulous project to inspire you ....


I am excited to say this is my first inspiration post for We Love to Create. and my first real use of PanPastels. I am loving both my new teamies and the product. I applied Magenta Shade and Blue through a stencil making sure to blend them into each other. Then I stamped the flowers and text onto book pages and coloured them in using Titanium White, Violet and Magenta Shade Pan Pastels. You can find out more on my blog and I am looking forward to seeing everyone's entries for this challenge

I've made a journal page using lots of the lovely metallic Pans for my project this time. You can find all the details on my blog

Terry: I was having fun making a notebook...this time I worked on the background with first Gesso and a bit darker colours.....a bit of blue, reddish, green, blues and white....When all the colours dried up I played with a flower stencil and used Crackle. A few dots of blue and red and a couple of sentiments and my notebook was ready. One last layer of Matte Gel Medium and my inspiration notebook for you guys is done. Wanna see more pictures? than I suggest you click on my name and check out my blog....


We don't really do loads of rules here but we do have a couple so please take note:
1. No back links
2. Only 2 entries to make it fair for everyone
3. The main prize can only be posted to a UK address - if the prize is not claimed within 14 days it will be offered to someone on the Top 3 from the same week.
4. You MUST be a follower of this blog to enter

The challenge will run until  10th June and the winner and top 3 will be announced 
on Sunday 25th June 2017!!

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  1. Congratulations all winners and gemma. lovely inspirations DTs

  2. Thank you for the challenge. Lovely work by Gemma, Claire and Terry.


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