Saturday, September 30, 2017

October Challenge

Welcome to another month at Archiscraps.

Sadly we waved goodbye to Mary at the end of September.
She has been a wonderful design team member with much talent. I'm sure you will agree. Wishing her well in future crafting endeavours.

We welcome Barb Holmes to our team this month.

Our winner for September is Heather B.


Now here's a Knotty picture for you

Santa Claus would have fun climbing down that chimney!

Your challenge this month is to use knots.
Use ribbon, twine, string, paper, fabric.
You could even use macramé .

Now here's the Design Team's work
                                                 
                                                            BUFFY



LIZ


                                                                            TRISH



                                                                       BARB


MITZI


Brenda
Leslie



Our prize this month is from Darkroom Door again.

two beautiful sets of stamps.

So as the commercial says, "What are you waiting for?"
Get knotting!

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

September Challenge

Spring has sprung here in Australia and the weather is definitely warmer.
Our picture this month is from Tibet

 
We are asking you to USE LOTS OF SOMETHING on your layout.
 
That could be lots of papers, flags, beads, stamps, buttons,ribbons....in fact anything!
THEY MUST BE VISIBLE.
Our prize this month is a selection of goodies from Darkroom Door.
 
Now lets see what out DT has produced.
 
LESLIE (lots of pennant circles)
 
 
LIZ(lots of colours)
                                                                           
 
TRISH(lots of flags)
 
MITZI (lots of stars)
 
 
MARY (lots of butterflies)
 
JULENE (lots of buttons)
 
BUFFY(lots of Washi tape)
 
Our winner for last month was Regina. I will be in touch soon.
 
 

Monday, July 31, 2017

AUGUST challenge.



Welcome to another month at Archiscraps. Have you told your scrapping friends about us? Why not challenge each other to join in this month.

Our picture is from Italy.

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Yes you guessed it, this month's theme is SPIRALS
Make any paper based craft entry to qualify.
This can be card, layout, tag, OTP item etc. So long as it has a spiral somewhere.

Our sponsor is Scrapbooking Delights.
Follow the link to see all her wonderful items for sale.

Thank you Sandra Henderson Staples for doing so.
Scrapbooking Delights

Our winner for July was Judy W.

Now here's what the ladies have for you this month.
Welcome to another new DT member, MITZI LUTTRULL


                                                                 TRISH

                                                                         LIZ

                                                                      BUFFY

                                                                          MITZI ( a 2 page idea!)





                                                                           JULENE

                                                                           LESLIE
 
BRENDA
 
 
MARY
 
 

Saturday, July 1, 2017

July challenge





The July Challenge is based around this picture.


We want you to use either gesso or texture paste to create a stucco effect (think rough sides of buildings.) It doesn't have to be on the whole card or layout, a featured area will do.
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I've also used "chip it" to create a colour palette. THIS IS OPTIONAL.
Our sponsor this month will be me.
I was given a selection of Darkroom Door items so you will get a gift pack from that.
                                                                
                                                                 


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Now here's the design team's ideas.

                                                                              LIZ

                                                                       MARY

                                                                        BUFFY

                                                                            LESLIE


                                                                             TRISH
                                                              
                                                                        BRENDA
                                                                            
 
MITZI
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OUR WINNER FOR JUNE is Plodscrap. Can you please get in touch?

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

JUNE challenge

Our challenge for June is to have something hanging or a moveable part.
This could be a charm, flowers a pull tab etc.

How would you like to live in this house?
In my case, no thanks.

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We'd love to see your interpretation so link it up on the right.

We are sponsored this month by

Our joint winners for last month were Kylie gW and Karen.
Please contact me to arrange prizes.

Now here's the design team's brilliant examples.
                                                         MARY


                                                                LIZZY
                                                        
                                                                  LIZ
                                                         
 
BRENDA
 
LESLIE
 

 
 
 
TRISH
 

Sunday, April 30, 2017

MAY CHALLENGE

Firstly, happy mother's day to all the mothers out there.
Our winner for April is Judy W.
A special runner up mention to Karen B.

The May challenge is to USE PLEATING

It could be paper, washi tape, ribbon or even use a cake patty pan.
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Our SPONSOR for MAY is Scrappers Garden with their beautiful flowers.

Here's what the design team has done

LIZZY
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TRISH
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LIZ
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(crepe paper folds in the background)

BRENDA
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Pleating under the word dream.

JULENE


MARY

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