Welcome to the Crafty Calendar Challenge. Our challenges start on the first Saturday of every month. Please come and Join us, you might even win a prize from one of our monthly sponsors! Happy Crafting!

Saturday, 4 July 2015

Crafty Calendar Christmas in July - & a Dt call!

Hi friends, welcome to Crafty Calendar's July challenge!

It's Jo L here today with lots to get through.....but first we'd like to thank you all for entering our June challenge. So many gorgeous entries, you make it so difficult for us to choose a favourite!

With that in mind, we use Random.org to choose a winner & this month that winner is:

#83 Sharon
Congratulations Sharon, your card is beautiful! 
If you could you please email me at mrsgrohl1@gmail.com we can arrange
for you to get your prize........and there's a winner's badge in the sidebar!

And the Top 3 are:

#62 Diane

#43 Sue

#61 Ursula

Congratulations ladies, please feel free to take a Top 3 badge from
the sidebar!

And now for the July challenge we have the theme of

CHRISTMAS IN JULY

Now we all know it's never too early to start preparing for Christmas........even
if you're enjoying (or not!) a heatwave like us in the UK you still gotta get your
 Christmas craft on!
Any & all crafts are welcome....cards, scrapbook pages, ATC's, sewing.....if
you can make it & it fits the theme then we'd love you to join in!
Our prize this month is a Christmas goody bag

Here's some inspiration from our Design Team



                                                                      Bev
   

                                                                     Sue P
     

                                                                       Betty
           

                                                                       Helen
            

Over to you crafters......can't wait to see your creations.....here's a few
reminders: 
Please link to your blog post.....and link back to us here at Crafty Calendar.
New creations only please, 3 entries per person and you have until Wednesday
July 29th to play.

Dt call
Do you fancy becoming a Crafty Calendar Girl?
We're looking to welcome a couple of crafters to join our friendly team.
We'd like you to make one project per month, comment on your assigned number
& promote our blog by sharing our blog badge on your blog.
In return you'll have the chance to work with some gorgeous images from
amazing sponsors....and you get to chat to us lol...we're not all mad, well, maybe
one or two of us are but it's all good fun! 
If you're interested please add DT after your challenge entry....or you can email 
us on mrsgrohl1@gmail.com or 
susanne2@sky.com
The Dt call will end the same time as the challenge - July 29th

So that's it from us....thanks so much for joining us each month, we look forward to
seeing each & every one of your gorgeous creations.

Hugs.....Jo & the Crafty Calendar Girls
xx



Saturday, 6 June 2015

Crafty Calendar June Challenge - Fancy Folds

Hi everyone and a big welcome to Crafty Calendar Challenge!

It's Sue J here today and I hope everyone enjoyed our last challenge and is looking forward to joining in with this month's!!! 

Thank you to everyone who entered and what a huge amount of gorgeous creations!!!

It's time to choose a winner and thankfully we always draw this using Random.org



Congrats!!! it's really beautiful. Our fab Bev donated the prize this month and it's a scrummy goody bag!!! If you email me at Susanne2@sky.com  with your details we will get the prize organised for you!! Thanks for joining in with our challenge and once again thanks to Bev ...there is also a winner's badge in the sidebar for you to display on your blog

Now to the Top Picks!!!

Congratulations everyone your creations are stunning! Please feel free to grab the Top Pick's badge which you will find on the sidebar and thank you so much for joining in with our challenge!

Okay, lets get down to this months challenge which is....

 'Fancy Folds'

This can be any type of craft..cards..scrapbook pages..altered items..sewing project etc if you have made it and it fits our challenge theme then come let us see what you  have created!!

Our sponsor this month is the amazing.... 


 The prize is $15 USD to use in store on the digi's of your choice and here is some gorgeous inspiration by our fabulous Design Team 

Bev
Strawberry Sprite


Sue J
Rose Fairy



Jo
Turtle Kiss


Sue P
Princess Of The Sea



Helen
Mama -It's so fluffy


Now its over to you! We can't wait to see your creations!

Here is the usual reminders.....

Please make sure you leave a link to your blog post and not just your blog and that 'Crafty Calendar Challenge' is linked in your post. Please only link to new entries as it isn't fair to back link to older posts.

 Any cards linked not meeting the above requirements will be removed and you will not be eligible for any of the fantastic prizes offered by our sponsors!

Also please remember that only 3 entries per person will be accepted This challenge will close on 28th June at 8pm and the winner will be announced when the new challenge is posted. 

Thank You so much for taking part....we really do appreciate and love seeing your creations month after month!
Take Care Sue J and the Crafty Calendar Girls
xx

Saturday, 2 May 2015

Crafty Calendar May Challenge - Things With Wings

Hi everyone and a big welcome to Crafty Calendar Challenge!

Its Beverley here today. I hope you all have a great weekend planned, here in the UK we have a long weekend with our May Day public holiday on Monday, but I can't believe that we are in May already, the year is flying by... 

Thank you to everyone who entered last months challenge....
What a huge amount of gorgeous creations!

Its time to choose a winner from last month and thankfully we always draw this using Random.org!  

The winner is.....


300.Twisted Witch - Lin

With this gorgeous card....
137 Dotty

Congrats, its beautiful!  If you email us at lynne.h72@sky.com we will get your prize organised for you!
There is a winner badge in the sidebar for you to put on your blog! 

Now to the Top Picks!...

9. Lyla (Aged 13)

Congratulations girls, Your creations are stunning!
Please feel free to grab the Top Pick's badge. You can find it in the sidebar. Thank you for joining in with our challenge!

Ok, let get down to business! Our challenge this month is ...

"THINGS WITH WINGS"

This can be any type of craft...cards, scrapbook pages, altered items, a sewing project, handmade gifts...if you made it and it fits our theme then come let us see what you have created!

I'm sponsoring this months challenge so the prize for this month is a stash of crafty goodies.




Here is some inspiration from the Design Team 












Jo 








Now its over to you! We can't wait to see your creations!

Here is the usual reminders.....
Please make sure you leave a link to your blog post and not just your blog and that 'Crafty Calendar Challenge' is linked in your post. Please only link to new entries as it isn't fair to back link to older posts.

 Any cards linked not meeting the above requirements will be removed and you will not be eligible for any of the fantastic prizes offered by our sponsors!

Also please remember that only 3 entries per person will be accepted 

This challenge will close on Friday 5th June 2015 at 8pm and the winner will be announced the following day when the new challenge is posted. 

Thank You so much for taking part....we really do appreciate and love seeing your creations month after month!

Take Care, Beverley and the Crafty Calendar Girls xx