Thursday 30 May 2024


 A big thanks to all who joined us for our Challenge #258

Our hostess was Ceal and she has the pleasure of chosing our winners.

The winner (also known as our CAS Perfectionist) is #22 - Silke

Ceal wrote that "her card jumps out because of its simplicity and beauty".

Congratulations Silke. Here is our winner's badge which you could display on your blog.

The other winners, in order of entry are

Sorry Jane, I'm not able to copy the photo of your card and post it here.

Congrats to our top 3. Here is your badge to display.

You still have time to join our current challenge #259 here

Saturday 25 May 2024

Challenge #259

 Sorry, Blogger seemed to have lost my original post so I'm posting a bit late. Better late than never, right? We have a new challenge starting today. Vicki is the hostess and she has chosen

As this is a clean and simple challenge blog, here is a quick reminder of what we like to see in our gallery.

Here are the cards that the Design Team members created for you. 

Vicki  (our hostess)

Friday 17 May 2024


Thank you to all of you who joined us for Challenge #257 

Nancy was our hostess and she chose our winners. She wrote

Hello creative friends... Nancy here to pick the winners for challenge #257 - Smile!  I love a card that makes you smile, no matter the reason.  I'm a true believer that smiles are contagious!  I had a lot of smiles looking through the gallery to make my choices.

# 5 Birgit -- this doggo just brought the biggest smile to my face.  This card would brighten the day of anyone who received it.

Congrats! Here is our winner's badge for you to display on your blog.

My other favorites, in order of entry.... 

#1 Arlene

We apologize as we can't figure out if there is a way to display a photo from IG. Pop over to their IG accounts to see their cards!

Congrats! Here is the badge to display on your blogs.

There is still some time left for you to join our current challenge #258 here

Saturday 11 May 2024

Challenge #258

It's time for a new challenge. Ceal is our hostess for this challenge and she has chosen

As this is a clean and simple challenge blog, here is a quick reminder of what we like to see in our gallery.

Here are the fabulous cards created by members of our Design Team which we hope might inspire you to get crafty.

Ceal (our hostess)

We are also on the lookout for a few new Design Team members. If you're interested, we'd like to see your work in our gallery for this challenge. Please add "DT" after your name to show that you're interested in a Design Team position. Term to start in July 2024. Our challenge runs every other week. We all produce one card for each challenge. The cards must be clean and simple in design. We all take turns chosing the Code Word. You will also be responsible for commenting on those who contribute to our gallery. We'll let you know either late May or early June. Thank you.

Saturday 4 May 2024

Winners Post

 A big thank you to those who played along with us. 

Helen was our hostess for Challenge #256

Here is her choice for the winner #11 - Susan B

Helen commented that this card had "An elegant design with a pretty frame and a crisp overall look".

Here is the winner's badge to display on your blog

Helen also chose the Top 3, in number order. They are

#1 - Deborah Frings

For the top 3, here is a badge that you can display on your blog.

There is still time for you to join our current challenge here