Tuesday, June 26, 2012

June 25-July 1 Picture Perfect challenge

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***ETA::: Last week's winner has been posted and updated! THANK YOU for your patience;) 

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

Today starts another fun challenge!! Be sure to check the bottom of this post for last week's winner :)

The fourth week of each month is always a Picture Perfect challenge. 
This week we are inspired by this picture! 
So friends, that's your challenge--use this picture as your inspiration for your creation.  Follow it closely or use it loosely...just have fun!

Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc)

You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp or free digi

(stamps from other companies can be used, but please make sure that PS images are easily seen)

Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  We would love you to include our SPARKS banner (shown on the right column) somewhere on your post, but it is not required.  (right click on the SPARKS challenge banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you) Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.

If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Flickr Group and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a link to your gallery image using our linking system below.


Here's what you are playing for: One Paper Smooches SPARKS player will be chosen and named our PS Pro.  This player will receive a blog button to display on their blog and $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! 


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The deadline for this challenge is: Sunday, July 1st at 11:59pm EST


The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, July 2nd at 10am EST

Winners will be announced at the bottom of the new challenge post.
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I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!
AngelinePS ReflectionsPretty Phrasesand Debonair stamp sets

Erica- PS Sugar RushHang Upsand Friendly Flowers stamp sets

JackiePS Debonair and Qwick Qwips stamp sets
Kimberly- PS Circle of HonorYummers, and Geo-Graphic stamp sets
SavannahPS Sugar Rush and Circle of Honor stamp sets

It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our stamps.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck:) 
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.  


Our PS PRO winner for the June Cool Shades color challenge is....
Congratulations, Karen HamanPlease email {sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store! 






Monday, June 18, 2012

June 18-24 Cool Shades challenge

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!


Today starts another fun challenge!! Be sure to check the bottom of this post for last week's winner :)

The third week of each month is always a COOL SHADES challenge. 
This week we are inspired by this color story! 
So friends, that's your challenge...take inspiration from this fabulous color story.  Follow it closely or use it loosely...just have fun!

Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc)

You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp or free digi

(stamps from other companies can be used, but please make sure that PS images are easily seen)

Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  We would love you to include our SPARKS banner (shown on the right column) somewhere on your post, but it is not required.  (right click on the SPARKS challenge banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you) 
Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.
If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Flickr Group and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a link to your gallery image using our linking system below.

Here's what you are playing for: One Paper Smooches SPARKS player will be chosen and named our PS Pro.  This player will receive a blog button to display on their blog and $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! 

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The deadline for this challenge is: Sunday, June 24th at 11:59pm EST

The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, June 25th at 10am EST
Winners will be announced at the bottom of the new challenge post.
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I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!
Glenda- PS Friendly Flowers and My Peeps sets
Kasia- PS My GuyAlphadotWake Up, and Word Salad stamps sets
Lori- PS Healthy VibesDebonairand Dude Block stamp sets
SavannahPS Green Acres and Boob Tubes sets

It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our stamps.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck:) 
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.  

Our PS PRO winner for the June Designer Drafts sketch challenge is....
Congratulations, Elisabeth LarssonPlease email {sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store! 

Monday, June 11, 2012

June 11-17 Designer Drafts

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

Today starts another fun challenge!! Be sure to check the bottom of this post for last week's winner :)

The second week of each month is always a Designer Drafts challenge. 


This week we are inspired by these sketches! 
So friends, that's your challenge--use this sketch for your creation.  Follow it closely or use it loosely...just have fun!  

Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc)

You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp or free digi

(stamps from other companies can be used, but please make sure that PS images are easily seen)

Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  We would love you to include our SPARKS banner (shown on the right column) somewhere on your post, but it is not required.  (right click on the SPARKS challenge banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you) Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.

If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Flickr Group and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a link to your gallery image using our linking system below.

Here's what you are playing for: One Paper Smooches SPARKS player will be chosen and named our PS Pro.  This player will receive a blog button to display on their blog and $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! 

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The deadline for this challenge is: Sunday, June 17th at 11:59pm EST

The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, June 18th at 10am EST
Winners will be announced at the bottom of the new challenge post.
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I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!
AngelinePS Zoo Crew and Sentiment Sampler stamp sets
Erica- PS Happy Camper stamp set
JackiePS Potpourri and Chit Chat stamp sets
Kimberly- PS Pip Squeak and Green Acres stamp sets
SavannahPS Sugar Rush stamp set

It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our stamps.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck:) 
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.  


Thanks to all who played with us last week--your creations were AMAZING!!! Our PS PRO winner for the June Trend Watch: Prints are Charming challenge is....
Congratulations, Maureen Morton Please email {sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store! 

Monday, June 4, 2012

June 4-10 Trend Watch

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

Today starts another fun challenge!! Be sure to check the bottom of this post for last week's winner :)
The first week of each month is always a Trend Watch challenge. 

This week we are inspired by this trendy challenge image! 
So friends, that's your challenge...take inspiration from this fabulous trendy challenge image.  Follow it closely or use it loosely...just have fun!  You can use prints, patterned papers, or make your own pattern using Paper Smooches stamps! 

Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc)

You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp or free digi

(stamps from other companies can be used, but please make sure that PS images are easily seen)

Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  We would love you to include our SPARKS banner (shown on the right column) somewhere on your post, but it is not required.  (right click on the SPARKS challenge banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you) Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.

If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Flickr Group and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a link to your gallery image using our linking system below.

Here's what you are playing for: One Paper Smooches SPARKS player will be chosen and named our PS Pro.  This player will receive a blog button to display on their blog and $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! 

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The deadline for this challenge is: Sunday, June 10th at 11:59pm EST

The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, June 11th at 10am EST
Winners will be announced at the bottom of the new challenge post.
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I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!
GlendaPS Vogue Abode and Geo-Graphic stamp sets
Heather- PS Geo-GraphicDebonairFalling For Youand Good Gab stamp sets
LoriPS Potpourri and Sentiment Sampler stamp sets
Savannah- PS Party Posse and Chit Chat stamp sets

It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our stamps.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck:) 
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.  


Thanks to all who played along with us last week!!! Our PS PRO winner for the May Picture Perfect color challenge is....
Congratulations, JessPlease email {sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!