Tuesday, 30 December 2014

Winner and Honorable Mentions for December 2014 Pick a Previous

Hello all! Hope each of you have had a fabulous
Christmas Holiday and are looking forward to the New Year.

We had a terrific turnout for our December 2014
PICK A PREVIOUS challenge.  
In fact we had such amazing entries that 
we had a hard and fast tie between 4 of the entries!!

Oh my what is a DT to do when that happens
 and a prize is offered??
Well...I put the winner's numbers in a hat
and asked my son to pick one out.

Annndddddd...... our WINNER of the $15 prize
from Deedee's Digis
Help spread the word!
Ariane from STAMPINBUZZ Design
who used the previous theme of Stars.
Unfortunately I can't seem to copy her 
beautiful card to show you :o(. 
So please click the link to see it.

Congrats Ariane! Please contact Danielle (by January 4th)
at daniellecraftycpa@yahoo.com 
to get your prize code and start shopping!!  

Now for our Honorable Mentions from December
(in no particular order)
#12 Pia

#38 Nelleke

#15 Vicky

#31 Maja

So that's a wrap for 2014.

Our DT has enjoyed a nice break and will
be back on Saturday - January 3rd -with a
whole new slate of challenges to help you 
get your Christmas cards ready for 2015.

Thank you so much for your support!

Monday, 15 December 2014

:Pick a Previous Sketch - Honorable Mentions

Thanks to all who took part in this challenge.
This week our
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this week go to

(in numerical order)

Congrats to all - please grab your winners badges from the top tab.


Saturday, 13 December 2014

There's still time...Reminder for the December Pick ANY Previous 2014 Challenge

Just a quick reminder that the December
PICK ANY PREVIOUS 2014 Challenge
is still going on.

You have until December 19th to submit
your gorgeous Christmas card creations
using ANY previous 52CCT 2014 challenge.
Check the tabs at the top for the
different challenge options you have available.
Please just let us know which one you are using.

Don't forget...we have a FABULOUS sponsor
for this month's challenge
Deedee's Digis

Help spread the word!

You could be the lucky winner of
a $15 gift certificate to Deedee's Shop
if your card is chosen for TOP HONORS.

The ladies at Deedee's Digis have made some more
gorgeous inspiration for us - take a look:

Kathy - used July 2014 color combo and
Pink Christmas

Tamara - using Sketch #30 from July 2014
and Meowy Christmas

Deedee - using Sketch #24 from January 2014
and Peace on Earth

Carol using sketch from July 2014
and Christmas Cardinal

And here's some more inspiration from the 52CCT DT

Danielle - using Sept 2014 Theme #27 "Nordic Christmas"
and Country Christmas

Using Doodletags and October Sketch
Fabiola using "Dashing Through" and Christmas Landscape  February 2014

Deborah - using "Happy Owl-idays" and May 2014 Sketch

Merry Christmas - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems

Wishing you all a very
Merry Christmas
and a 
Happy New Year

You can find the Linky for the December challenge HERE.

Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Paper Piercing - Honorable Mentions

I'm a little late getting these up - sorry, I will be back with last week's winners tromorrow.



Congratulations all -please grad your winners badges from the top tab.

Saturday, 6 December 2014

December Pick a Previous Challenge

Ho Ho Ho what do you know, here it is December
and just a couple weeks to Christmas!

It's a busy time of year for so many,
and yet sometimes crafting saves our sanity.

So... we are ending the year with just one challenge
that will run from December 6th through 19th.

AND....we have a fabulous sponsor
who is offering a terrific prize
for the TOP HONOR winner
of the December challenge.

Prize is $15 in digital images!!

Help spread the word!

This month you have free range to use ANY of our 2014 challenges.
- Whoo Hoo!  Just remember to tell us what it is.

Don't forget...you have until December 19th to participate
and the winners will be posted at the end of the year.

Thank you for taking part in our Christmas challenges -
we hope you come back next year ready to start again with your festive making.
From all at 52CCT we wish you a very

So let's get started with some inspiration from Deedee's DT gals:

Tamara - using Away in a Manger
and Theme Challenge #23 Stars

Challenge #11 (Pink, Brown and White/Cream)

Now for some festive creations from the 52CCT DT:

Fabiola using Deer Friend
with "Nordic Christmas" September theme

Deborah using Ugly Sweaters
Using October colours
Ugly & Bright - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems

Sketch from February 2014

Using "Rudolph/ Reindeer" June theme

Using August colors

Using Cardinal and March Colours

We hope to see your beautiful Christmas card in our gallery soon!


Saturday, 29 November 2014

November Pick a Previous - Sketch

Hello - here it is the last Saturday in November 2014 and very close to Christmas!
We are here to help you get your Christmas cards done in time -
all you have to do is play along :o)

It's a five week month folks so lets have some fun.

To make it easy on your creative MOJO,
we would like you to PICK A PREVIOUS........

Have a look through the tab at the top of the page
and choose a previous sketch. Don't forget to tell us which month you chose.
Have fun!

Here is your weekly inspiration from the DT

Deborah (using July 2014)
Christmas Greetings - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems

Gill (using January 2014)

Patricia (using May 2013)

Fabiola (using april 2014)

Danielle (using April 2014)

Louise (using November 2013)


Wednesday, 26 November 2014

November Theme Challenge - Honorable Mentions

Great entries this week - here are our favourites

This week goes to

This week go to 

(In numerical order)

Congratulations all - please grab your badges from the top tab.

Want to play along with this week's challenge - click - HERE for al the details.

Saturday, 22 November 2014

November Technique Challenge

Good morning Christmas Crafters - it's time for a new challenge and this week we have a TECHNIQUE for you to try out - take a look

Grab yourself a pokey tool and get poking!
Here is some inspiration from the DT


Wednesday, 19 November 2014

November Colour Challenge Honorable Mentions

So many wonderful cards this week but only the chosen few get a mention and here they are.

This week goes to 

This week go to
(In numerical order)

Congratulations to you all - pleaes grab your winners badges from the top tabs.

Saturday, 15 November 2014

November Theme Challenge

It's time for a theme challenge - take a look

Now you can be looking in or looking out but we would like the WINDOW to be the focal point of your card.
Here is what the DT have made for you this week:


Warm Winter Wishes - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems