Sunday, October 20, 2013

October 21-27 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 and featured players :) 

The third week of each month is always a Cool Shades challenge. 
This week we are inspired by this color story "Autumn"!
Teal, Light Purple, Kraft, Orange

So friends, that's your challenge--take inspiration from this FABULOUS color story! 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!
Jamie GreenePS Royal Cuteness  and Falling For You stamp sets along with the Falling For You and Borders1 dies

Larissa Heskett- PS Spookalicious and Halloweenies stamp sets along with the Halloweenies dies
Pamela Ho- PS Promenade and Bitty Bungalows 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, October 27th at 10:59pm EST.

The next challenge will be posted on: Monday, October 28th 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 FABULOSSSSSSSSOOOOO-- you guys really know how to rock the sketches! Our Featured Players and runner-ups for the October Designer Drafts challenge are....

Marina J.
Jacquie S.

And because we had soooooo many of you play, let's share four more Featured Players! WOW! There were so many amazing creations! You all nailed the sketch:) 
Emily K.
Maureen M.
Paula S.

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


  1. Congrats to all! Lots of Fabulous cards!! I didn't get a chance to play this week, but the sketch is so fun I might still have to use it for a card :)

  2. LOVED seeing everyone's fabulous creations in the gallery this week. Many thanks for picking my card as a runner up - much appreciated :) :) :)
    Lizzie's card is definitely a winner!!!

  3. Congrats Lizzie and the other featured players! So many fabulous cards I'm inspired to make Another take on that sketch!

  4. Fun new cool shades challenge and congrats ladies!

  5. Congrats such fabulous cards love them all

  6. Love the DT stuff as always, so great! Congrats to the winners of the last challenge too!

  7. Holy mega amaze-craze Batman!! I am soooo thrilled to be chosen as the PS Pro Winner! Truly truly an honour!!!!!!!! WOOOOOOOWEEEEEEE!!! The best part...I get to buy more Paper Smooch goodness to play with! Yaaahooooooo!!! Thanks again. Hugs!!!

  8. Thanks for the shout out and congrats to Lizzie and the other Featured Players! Always SO much fun to play along in the challenges here.