Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Challenge #58 - Black & Orange

Hi everyone! Thank you so much for all your fabulous "easy as 1, 2, 3 entries. We loved all your beautiful creations using your favorite products from 7 Kids College Fund! It's always fun to to see how different and creative you can get with an easy recipe.

Before we get to the winners & new challenge, I want to remind you we are looking for GUEST DESIGNERS. If you want to be selected, please place GDT after your name in the link tool AND participate in BOTH challenges for the month. Our challenges run two weeks so we have 2 challenges each month. We will announce the Guest Designer in the first challenge of the next month from those that participated in the previous month.
So, what does being a guest designer mean? Well, you will receive a $25 gift certificate to use in the 7 Kids College Fund store & create samples for 1 month of challenges!!! How cool is that?!
All of our current rules for challenges still apply so please make sure you are using a stamp that7 Kids College Fund currently carries in order to be considered for the GDT spot! We will choose one new guest designer each month so continue to play along with us to be considered. So, spread the news and get crafty! We LOVE to see what YOU create for our challenges!!!

Now to announce our Nov Guest Designer........
Congratulations, Karen! Please email me at to get started!
And now for our challenge winner:
Congratulations, Marilyn, please email me at to claim your gift certificate!
And last but certainly NOT least, our terrific top 3:

Congrats, ladies! Please grab your top 3 badge from our side bar to proudly display on your blog. :)
So, are you ready for our challenge this week?! This one is fun & seasonally appropriate as halloween quicky approaches - USE THE COLORS ORANGE & BLACK!!! How easy is that?! Of course, we still want to see what you make using stamps carried in 7 Kids College Fund store and we have had quite a FEW new stamp companies join us. SATURATED CANARY & SOME ODD GIRL to name a couple and don't forget to check out the new line of stamps from STAMPENDOUS while you are there!
Here is some inspiration from our amazing Design Team:

Pumpkin Fence by: Passionate Paper Creations

Aqua Glue

 Magnolia Stamp (This stamp is not currently available, but there are tons of Magnolia's available at 7 Kids College Fund!)

Pumpkin Marci

Wow, the design team blew me away with their interpretation of this challenge - I want to decorate my house NOW!! We can't wait to see your creative freedom fly as well!'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 "ORANGE & BLACK" color 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! We also have a special request from the design team to please turn off word verification (we have a tip on our side bar on how to prevent spam but still let people easily leave a comment without word verification.) Thank you!

Thanks so much for joining, let the crafting commence!! The linky tool will close Oct 23 at noon.

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



  1. Oooh cool! Thanks so much for selecting my card as one of the top 3 from the last challenge! I love, love, love all of the new stamps at 7 Kids! Gorgeous inspiration by the DT...Hugs. Pat Frank

  2. Thank you so much for picking my card for the top 3! you made my day! Thanks for the gorgeous DT inspiration creations! Love them! Hugs, Elizabeth

  3. I am so excited and honored to be chosen as November's guest designer!!! Thank you so much for this opportunity......


  4. Thanks for selecting my card as the challenge winner. What a thrill to pop by and see it here.