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4 posts from April 2011

April 28, 2011

It's DT Thursday!!

The winner of our "Polka....Dots That Is" challenge is Linda Monroe!  Congratulations, Linda, and happy shopping!  If the rest of you missed all of the entries, check them out in the post below this one!!

Our Design Team member for today's DT Thursday is Dina Kowal.  If you haven't been to Dina's blog before, today will be an exceptional treat for you.  If you have, then I know you can't wait to get there.  She is a true artist from the "get-go"!!  She is a master of different art techniques and just amazes me at what she can do with the Cover-A-CardTM stamps. Today she is once again showing us how talented she really is with another one of her beautiful and unique designs!

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To check it out, go HERE.  While you are there, let her know what you think too!

Your Favorite Impression Obsession Image Challenge

The theme for our next challenge is "Your Favorite Impression Obsession Image, on May 5.  If the rest of you would like a chance to win free stamps too, get busy out there and follow the instructions below:

  • Challenges are first and third Thursdays of the month
  • Ending time for this challenge will be Wednesday, May 11, 10 p.m. EST.
  • Use the Inlinkz thumbnail format and guidelines at the end of the post.
  • The drawing is for a $25 Gift Certificate for use in our online store.
  • The winner is picked using Random.org.
  • The players are notified of the winner by email that night.
  • The winner's name will be the next day on DT Thursday.
  • All entries are posted in the Customer Card Gallery under Card Galleries at the top of the page.

Have some fun, invite a friend to play, have a stamping party and/or create your card using all IO stamps, and then post it using the Inlinkz at the bottom of the this post.  If you have questions please email me.  My email is right under my name near the top of the sidebar to your right.

 

 Shirley

 

April 21, 2011

"DO THE POLKA.....

DOTS THAT IS!!!"  We have a new challenge and, a reminder, we also have a new ending time.  Everyone voted and said they wanted the challenge to start on Thursday, but end one week later on Wednesday evening at 10 pm, EST, winner of drawing to be announced on DT Thursday that posts the next day.  So this challenge starts today and ends April 27, at 10 p.m. EST.

Now on to today's challenge!!  To inspire you with their "Polka.....Dots That Is" creations, we have the DT team links below.  When you are done there you can check out the customers' links at the end of the blog by clicking on their thumbnails.

We are using the Inlinkz thumbnail format for customers posting their entries.  If the rest of you would like a chance to win free stamps too, get busy out there and follow the instructions below and the guidelines at the bottom of the post:

  • Challenges are first and third Thursdays of the month
  • Ending time for this challenge will be next Wednesday, April 27, 10 p.m. EST.
  • Use the Inlinkz thumbnail format and guidelines at the end of the post.
  • The drawing is for a $25 Gift Certificate for use in our online store.
  • The winner is picked using Random.org.
  • The players are notified of the winner by email that night.
  • The winner's name will be the next day on DT Thursday.
  • All entries are posted in the Customer Card Gallery under Card Galleries at the top of the page.

Have some fun, invite a friend to play, have a stamping party and/or create your card using all IO stamps, and then post it using the Inlinkz at the bottom of the this post.  If you have questions please email me.  My email is right under my name near the top of the sidebar to your right.

 

 Shirley

 

April 14, 2011

It's Design Team Thursday And The Winner Of Our Encouragement Drawing

Our new winner for our "Encouragement Challenge" is Paula Huiras.  Congratulations, Paula, and happy shopping.

Our Design Team hostess for today's DT Thursday is Deborah March.  Those of you who are familiar with her blog, know how talented she is with tons of different stamping and card techniques.  For today she is once again showing us another one of her beautiful and unique designs!

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To check it out, go HERE.  While you are there, let her know what you think too!

Do The Polka...Dots That Is! Challenge

Our next challenge will be in 1 week, on April 21, and the theme is "Do The Polka...Dots That Is! Challenge.  If the rest of you would like a chance to win free stamps too, get busy out there and follow the instructions below:

  • Challenges are first and third Thursdays of the month
  • Ending time for this challenge will be next Wednesday, April 27, 10 p.m. EST.
  • Use the Inlinkz thumbnail format and guidelines at the end of the post.
  • The drawing is for a $25 Gift Certificate for use in our online store.
  • The winner is picked using Random.org.
  • The players are notified of the winner by email that night.
  • The winner's name will be the next day on DT Thursday.
  • All entries are posted in the Customer Card Gallery under Card Galleries at the top of the page.

Have some fun, invite a friend to play, have a stamping party and/or create your card using all IO stamps, and then post it using the Inlinkz at the bottom of the this post.  If you have questions please email me.  My email is right under my name near the top of the sidebar to your right.

 

 Shirley

 

April 07, 2011

Our Encouragement Challenge

We have a new challenge and we also have a new ending time.  As many of your know, everyone has been voting to say when they want future challenges to end.  The vote is in and here are the results:

  • That Friday evening at 10 pm, EST, winner of drawing announced in post. 17.78% (8 votes)
  • On Sunday evening at 10 pm, EST, winner of drawing announced in post. 13.33% (6 votes)
  • On Wednesday evening at 10 pm, EST, winner of drawing announced on DT Thursday in that post. 68.89% (32 votes)

I want to thank all of you who voted.  The details of the challenge arfe listed below the participating Design Team members blog links for this weeks challenge.

It is going to be fun to see all the cards entered in the challenge using our new ending time.

  • Ending time for this the "Encouragement" challenge will be next Wednesday, April 13, 10 p.m. EST.
  • Use the Inlinkz thumbnail format and guidelines at the end of the post.
  • The drawing is for a $25 Gift Certificate for use in our online store.
  • The winner is picked using Random.org.
  • The players are notified of the winner by email that night.
  • The winner's name will be posted that evening too.
  • All entries are posted in the Customer Card Gallery under Card Galleries at the top of the page.

Have some fun, invite a friend to play, have a stamping party and/or create your card using all IO stamps, and then post it using the Inlinkz at the bottom of the this post.  If you have questions please email me.  My email is right under my name near the top of the sidebar to your right.

Hope your week was great!!  Have a great weekend and thanks for stopping by to look and say hi!

 

 Shirley

 

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