Sunday, August 25, 2013

August 26- September 1 Picture Perfect 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 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!  

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 Word Up and Spring Fling stamp sets
Jennifer Mullens- PS Alphadots , He Said She Said, and Metropolis stamp sets 
Jocelyn OlsonPS DigitsHe Said She Said, Slang Gangand Briny Blue stamp set along with the Digits and Word Bubbles dies
Alice Wertz- PS Beboppin' stamp set
Savannah O'GwynnPS Slang Gang stamp set
**ImportantBefore you link up your creation, be sure to read the How To Play instructions HERE

The deadline for this challenge is: Sunday, September 1st at 10:59pm EST

The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, September 2nd 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.  You can enter as many times as you like.

Last week's entries were amaZZZZING! I take back what I said last week about sketches being your fav challenges-- I think the COLOR STORIES are your favs now! WOW! We have FOUR Featured Players to share today because you nailed that color story!!! Our Featured Players and runner-ups for the August Cool Shades challenge are....
Kathryn L.
Stacey Schafer
Donna Whitten

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


  1. Really??!!! REALLY????!!!!!! Sqeeeeeaaallllll!!!! Thank you SO much!!! What an absolute honour! I just can't believe it!!! The gallery was amazing - I didn't think I even had a chance. Thank you again so, SO MUCH!!!

  2. Super cute inspiration by the Design Team.

    Congrats ladies!!!! Love everybody's card from last week's challenge!

  3. Fabulous cards selected amongst the many delightful ones submitted! Congrats to Shannon: awesome, cute and darling card!!

  4. Love the inspiring photo !! Congrats to all winner from last week challenge. i found the color combo isnt easy ^^