Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Challenge #45 - Die Cuts/Punches!!

Hi everyone!! We were blown away by your entries from our Colors of Spring challenge - it seems everyone has Spring Fever and it was well executed in each and every challenge entry!!!  Before we get to our next challenge, we do have some winners to announce:

The lucky winner of the $20 shopping spree at 7 Kids College Fund is.....

Congratulations!!!! Please contact me at to claim your prize and have fun shopping!!

And our top 3 in no particular order......

Stunning, don't you think? Each one gave us warm spring fuzzies!! Be sure to grab your Top 3 blinkie off our sidebar which I hope you will proudly display on your blogs!!!

Now to our new challenge which is pretty easy....

Die Cuts and/or Punches!!! 

Here is some inspiration from our lovely design team:

Magnolia image Edwin with Airplane
Spellbinders dies used:
Rose Creations for the flowers
Jewel Fantasies behind the flowers
My Mind's Eye paper: Lost & Found Breeze and


Spring Bringer by Sylvia Zet for Whimsy Stamps
Wonderful Wings by Spellbinders
Fancy Tags 3 Shapeabilities by Spellbinders
Distress Ink Walnut Stain
Helmar Liquid Scrap Dots (to give the wings just the right dimension)

Lovely, right?! Please visit each of our Designers' blogs (just click on their names) to find out more about their amazing projects...and please remember to leave 'em each a little "love" while you're there!'s your turn! Just create your own little masterpiece (card, 3-D project, etc.) using images and products from 7 Kids College Fund and following this fortnight's "Die Cuts and/or Punches" theme!

Remember, Tab is awarding a $20.00 7 Kids College Fund store voucher!
So, be sure to enter this week's challenge...and invite all your your friends to join too! final reminder...Please make sure you follow the Challenge Rules listed  over there in the sidebar to be eligible for the prize and to be considered for the "Top 3" award!

Thanks so much for joining, let the crafting commence!!

Be sure to link up your project below using the inlinkz below:


  1. thank you so much! definitely feeling lucky today! congrats to the top 3 too! love the amazing cards from the dt!

  2. Thanks for another fun challenge! Gorgeous DT samples! I already had my dies out so I got right on it!

  3. Hi Guys,
    Many thanks for picking my card as one of the Top3. The name of my blog is "Sandy's Stamping Scene" though, not "Sandy's Shopping Spree". Seems you have a 6th sense though, because I do love to shop for craft supplies. :-)

    Thanks again.

  4. Amazing DT cards! Thanks for the inspiration

  5. Thank you so much for the top 3. I am so thrilled and can't stop to join again. Also, thanks for the inspiration of the all pretty DT creations :o)

  6. wow- the projects of your designteam are georgeous! ! ! !
    Best wishes ILo

  7. Hi there! I'm a 7 Kids customer (eagerly awaiting the arrival of my pre-ordered die cut artbin storage case) and I've just found your challenge blog! Everyone's creations are stunning and I hope you like my Steampunk card - I used Spellbinders Label 2 dies :0)