Sunday, July 7, 2013

July 8-14 Designer Drafts 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 and featured players :) 

The second week of each month is always a Designer Drafts challenge. 
This week we are inspired by this sketch!
So friends, that's your challenge--use this sketch for your creations! Follow it closely or use it loosely....just have FUN!! 

I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!

Wida MillerPS Knick Knacks stamp set
Jennifer Mullens- PS Boob Tubes stamp set
Jocelyn OlsonPS Super and Market Fresh stamp sets
**ImportantBefore you link up your creation, be sure to read the How To Play instructions HERE

The deadline for this challenge is: Sunday, July 14th at 10:59pm EST

The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, July 15th at 12:01am EST. Winners will be announced at the bottom of the new challenge post.
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.  International players are welcome to play as well! You can enter as many times as you like.

Last week's entries were TRIPLE AWWWWWWWWWWWESOME +1-- that's why we are sharing four featured players today! Our Featured Players and runner-ups for the July Trend Watch {OCEAN} challenge are....
Christina Dring
Barbara M.
Carol Burrage

Ok! I can't just stop there-- there were soooooooo many amazing creations shared for this challenge! The team really had a hard time picking Featured Players and a Winner! So here are couple more Featured Players!!!!!!! 
Catherine L.

Our PS PRO winner for the July Trend Watch challenge is....
Congratulations, Christina MacLarenPlease email {sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!


  1. Love the new sketch and thanks so much for the shout out! Fabulous samples by the DT.

  2. Wow, what a fantastic surprise! Thanks so much for choosing my card this week. All of the featured cards are awesome!

  3. What a great way to start Monday morning! Thanks so much for picking my card as a Featured Player! You really must have had a hard time picking as everyone's cards were incredible!

  4. Wow! what amazing cards!! Love each and every one of them!

  5. Awesome sketch this week!!! Congrats to all the featured players, and to Christina!!

  6. Thank you so much for choosing my card as a Featured Player! :)

  7. Congrats, Christina! And how awesome to see my card among the other fabulous Featured Players! I'll definitely try to play with this week's sketch. :)

  8. Just missed the deadline! Oh well, here it is anyway :)