Friday, January 14, 2022

#tgifc351 Sketch Challenge

 Hello and happy Friday, TGIF friend!

We sure hope that you had a fantastic week. We are SOOOO excited to announce our winner from last week, but first we have to take care of some business...like this week's sketch challenge! We think it's a fun one and can't wait to see what kind of a spin you put on it!


Alright, alright.... without further ado, our first guest designer for 2022 is....
DRUMROLL PLEASE.......




Congratulations! Be on the lookout for a message from Jeanna, our Design Team coordinator with information regarding your guest week!

Now, let's take a peek at what our Design Team came up with using this sketch.





Carolynn Sander













Of course, the beauty of a challenge site is that you not only get to see what the Designers have made but you also get to play along!
You can go and check out our Guideline page for complete details, but here are a few things to keep in mind: 

Deadline for entries will be at 10am PST on Thursday 1/20/22


  • Uploaded projects need to be direct linked to your blog, Facebook, or other on line gallery.
  • Please post the TGIF Challenge graphic on your blog and link back to our site
  • Your project MUST be new and inspired by our challenge parameters
  • When sharing your project publicly, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC351
  • Winning project(s) will be posted on next week's challenge on Friday 1/21/22
  • Questions should be left in the comment section
  • Challengers can even post your cards on our FB page too!!  "Like us" while you're there :-)


Friday, January 7, 2022

#tgifc350 Color Challenge PLUS a HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT!!!

 Hello and Happy Friday to our favorite friends!!! 

Of course it's a brand new year, and we here at TGIF have a few fun things up our sleeves for this upcoming year. 

FIRST SURPRISE!

Would you like an opportunity to be a guest designer for an upcoming TGIF Challenge? We want to really see what you've got. Submit your project using this week's color challenge and link up like usual. The main difference, is that this week, you will be able to collect likes on your submission, and our winner will be invited to be a guest designer for an upcoming challenge!!! 

So make sure when you post on your blog or social media this week, you link back to this post and encourage your friends and followers to vote for your project!

Ready to see the challenge?




Are you ready to have some fun with it?!?!
Speaking of fun, last week's challenge sure was fun, right? Thank you for all of your "closure: submissions. As always, y'all can make it hard to choose a winner.
Congratulations to:



Here's how our Design Team had some fun with this week's color challenge.









Of course, the beauty of a challenge site is that you not only get to see what the Designers have made but you also get to play along!
You can go and check out our Guideline page for complete details, but here are a few things to keep in mind: 

Deadline for entries will be at 10am PST on Thursday 1/13/22


  • Uploaded projects need to be direct linked to your blog, Facebook, or other on line gallery.
  • Please post the TGIF Challenge graphic on your blog and link back to our site
  • Your project MUST be new and inspired by our challenge parameters
  • When sharing your project publicly, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC350
  • Winning project(s) will be posted on next week's challenge on Friday 1/14/22
  • Questions should be left in the comment section
  • Challengers can even post your cards on our FB page too!!  "Like us" while you're there :-)





Friday, December 31, 2021

#TGIFC349 Theme Challenge

Hello and happy Friday to our dear, TGIF friend!

We definitely cannot bring this year to an end without expressing our deep and sincere gratitude for each and every one of you and all of your continued support and some of the best challenge submissions out there! 

So here we are, wrapping up another year, bringing a calendar year to a close. How appropriate then is this week's challenge...it's all about CLOSURE!


Congratulations to last week's winner!!!

Barb Pfeffer 


 



How did our Design Team choose to wrap up their year? Take a look!

Elizabeth Price with a belly band closure


Carolynn Sander


Tammy Wilson


Jeanna Bohanon




Of course, the beauty of a challenge site is that you not only get to see what the Designers have made but you also get to play along!
You can go and check out our Guideline page for complete details, but here are a few things to keep in mind: 

Deadline for entries will be at 10am PST on Thursday 1/6/22


  • Uploaded projects need to be direct linked to your blog, Facebook, or other on line gallery.
  • Please post the TGIF Challenge graphic on your blog and link back to our site
  • Your project MUST be new and inspired by our challenge parameters
  • When sharing your project publicly, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC349
  • Winning project(s) will be posted on next week's challenge on Friday 1/7/22
  • Questions should be left in the comment section
  • Challengers can even post your cards on our FB page too!!  "Like us" while you're there :-)

Friday, December 24, 2021

#TGIFC348 Technique Challenge

 Hello and happy Friday TGIF friends! Welcome back. 

We are so grateful that you choose to stop by week after week to get your dose of inspiration! This week we thought it would be a great week for a technique to try.


It's a fairly simple technique, but it lends itself to some great results!
Speaking of great results - thank you so much for all of the amazing entries for last week's gift card holder challenge.
Congratulations to our winner:




Now on to our Design Team's technique show off!










Of course, the beauty of a challenge site is that you not only get to see what the Designers have made but you also get to play along!
You can go and check out our Guideline page for complete details, but here are a few things to keep in mind: 

Deadline for entries will be at 10am PST on Thursday 12/30/21


  • Uploaded projects need to be direct linked to your blog, Facebook, or other on line gallery.
  • Please post the TGIF Challenge graphic on your blog and link back to our site
  • Your project MUST be new and inspired by our challenge parameters
  • When sharing your project publicly, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC348
  • Winning project(s) will be posted on next week's challenge on Friday 12/31/21
  • Questions should be left in the comment section
  • Challengers can even post your cards on our FB page too!!  "Like us" while you're there :-)


Friday, December 17, 2021

#TGIFC347 Project Challenge

 Hello and happy Friday!!!

Welcome back! We sure hope that you had a great week and had a chance to get some creative time in. We are back this week with a new challenge for you, one that hope you will find very helpful!!! This is kind of a different challenge for us, but we want to challenge you to create a fun gift card holder! Gift cards seem to be a very popular gift of choice, so we think our challenge this week should be pretty timely for everyone.


Thank you so much for participating in last week's sketch challenge with us. We loved seeing how it inspired you, and as always you blew us away with your creativity and made it hard to choose a winner. After some deliberation, we want to congratulate

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
Verena Shapiro



Let's take a peek at our team's gift card holders!














Of course, the beauty of a challenge site is that you not only get to see what the Designers have made but you also get to play along!
You can go and check out our Guideline page for complete details, but here are a few things to keep in mind: 

Deadline for entries will be at 10am PST on Thursday 12/23/21


  • Uploaded projects need to be direct linked to your blog, Facebook, or other on line gallery.
  • Please post the TGIF Challenge graphic on your blog and link back to our site
  • Your project MUST be new and inspired by our challenge parameters
  • When sharing your project publicly, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC347
  • Winning project(s) will be posted on next week's challenge on Friday 12/24/21
  • Questions should be left in the comment section
  • Challengers can even post your cards on our FB page too!!  "Like us" while you're there :-)


Friday, December 10, 2021

#TGIFC346 Sketch Challenge

Hey there TGIF friends!!!

We sure hope that this challenge is finding you well in this often busy time of the year. This week we have a great sketch challenge for you to create along with! We hope that it helps spark your creativity and can't wait to see how it inspires you!


Before we check out what our team created for you, let's take a moment to congratulate last week's Color Challenge Winner



So what exactly did our team create? Take a look - 





Jeanna Bohanon 














Of course, the beauty of a challenge site is that you not only get to see what the Designers have made but you also get to play along!
You can go and check out our Guideline page for complete details, but here are a few things to keep in mind: 

Deadline for entries will be at 10am PST on Thursday 12/16/21


  • Uploaded projects need to be direct linked to your blog, Facebook, or other on line gallery.
  • Please post the TGIF Challenge graphic on your blog and link back to our site
  • Your project MUST be new and inspired by our challenge parameters
  • When sharing your project publicly, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC346
  • Winning project(s) will be posted on next week's challenge on Friday 12/17/21
  • Questions should be left in the comment section
  • Challengers can even post your cards on our FB page too!!  "Like us" while you're there :-)


 

Friday, December 3, 2021

#TGIF345 Color Challenge

 Happy December, TGIF friends!!! It's the first Friday in December, the start of what is often the busiest month of the year and we hope we can help you ring it in with a little bit of crafty time. Take a little time and slow down. Hopefully this color combo will inspire you, holiday cards, tags, gifties, or whatever might be on your stamping list this week.


Thank you all so much for finishing out November with some amazing projects.
Congrats to our winner:
Barb Pfeffer



Take a look at these lovelies from our Design Team - 










Of course, the beauty of a challenge site is that you not only get to see what the Designers have made but you also get to play along!
You can go and check out our Guideline page for complete details, but here are a few things to keep in mind: 

Deadline for entries will be at 10am PST on Thursday 12/9/21


  • Uploaded projects need to be direct linked to your blog, Facebook, or other on line gallery.
  • Please post the TGIF Challenge graphic on your blog and link back to our site
  • Your project MUST be new and inspired by our challenge parameters
  • When sharing your project publicly, please use this weeks hashtag- #TGIFC345
  • Winning project(s) will be posted on next week's challenge on Friday 12/10/21
  • Questions should be left in the comment section
  • Challengers can even post your cards on our FB page too!!  "Like us" while you're there :-)