Friday, May 30, 2014

There's STILL time...

There's STILL time to join in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS May Designer Drafts challenge! Details can be found HERE.

  • The deadline: Saturday, May 31st at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start on Sunday, June 1st at 12:01am PST. 
  • Winners are announced on Monday's.
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.

Monday, May 26, 2014

Winnerday- May Anything Goes (wk3) challenge

Hello PS fans! We love when you join in the fun with the PSS team! Our players blow. us. AWAY! WOW!

HUGE congratulations to this week's PSS March Anything Goes (week 3) PRO winner!
Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!


We'd also like to congratulate our Featured Players: 
Jen W.
Brenda
Virginia L.
Cynthia
Debbie B.
Lai-Yoke

Thank you all so very much for playing along.  We hope you will create something new to submit this week for another chance to win FREE products!

Current challenge: Designer Drafts (HERE)

Deadline: Saturday, May 31st at 11:59pm PST

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Please Welcome....

Hello, friends!

Well, another six month design team term has sadly come to an end. We have absolutely LOVED working with our current team! We hope they have inspired you!

We have decided to choose our next team from past and present SPARKS designers. This next team will be our permanent SPARKS design team. 

Please welcome the NEW SPARKS DT....

and returning DT Coordinator

Their first day and challenge will start on June 1st. 

Our challenge line up with continue to be the same! Alternating an "Anything Goes" week with either an inspirational photo or sketch. ONE winner will be chosen each week to receive a $30. gift code to spend at our online store. TWO players will be featured (this is the only change).

****Just a friendly reminder that Paper Smooches stamps and dies should be the main focus on your project! To qualify for a winning (or featured spot) you need to include the challenge badge and link to the PS store on your blog post.

We look forward to seeing your SPARKS challenge creations! 

Please enjoy our current DT for another week and a half.  They were all amazing to work with!  I will be so sad to see them go.  A BIG THANKS to them!! 

And don't forget about our CURRENT CHALLENGE (May Designer Drafts)!!! Link up your creations before 11:59pm PST tonight! Click HERE for more details! 

xx Kim

May 25-31 Designer Drafts challenge

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!


Welcome to our inspiration challenge blog!  We LOVE seeing your Paper Smooches creations, so we hope this will be a wonderful place to show them off! 

This week we are having a Designer Drafts challenge. 


This week's challenge - May Sketch
***Sentiments can be placed anywhere on the sketch! 
  • Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc).
  • You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp, die or free digital stamp
  • Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.
  • Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  
  • If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Splitcoaststampers Gallery (use keywords: papersmooches) or our Flickr Gallery and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a direct link to your gallery image using our linking system below.
  • Our banner must be displayed on your blog post (right click on the banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you- savannahland2 at comcast dot net
  • The deadlineSaturday, May 31st at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start: Sunday, June 1st at 12:01am PST.
  • Winners are announced on Monday's.
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like!

Here's what you are playing for:
  • One player will be chosen and named our PS Pro for the week.  Our PS Pros receive a $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! This player will also be featured here as well as our Paper Smooches blog and receive a blog button to display on their blog. 
  • Two or more players will be chosen as our Featured Players
I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work! **NOTE: This is actually the last week with this current Paper Smooches SPARKS team. We would like to say THANK YOU to the following gals for all of their hard work and amazing creations that they shared with us. <3
Katie GehringPS BeboppinSentiment Samplerand Mini Monograms stamp sets along with the Borders 1 dies
Isha GuptaPS Salutations stamp set along with the Friend Word and Quotables dies
Rachel IzakowiczPS Bold Buzzwords and Calico stamp sets
Taheerah AtchiaPS Cuteasaurus and Shadows stamp sets 
Trisha Theophilopoulos- PS My Guy and I Blank You stamp sets along with the My GuyBorders 1, and Clouds dies
Savannah O'GwynnPS Chit Chat and Happy Birthday stamp sets along with the Birthday Words dies

It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our products.  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  :)

Friday, May 23, 2014

There's STILL time...

There's STILL time to join in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS May Anything Goes (week 3) challenge! Details can be found HERE.
  • The deadline: Saturday, May 24th at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start on Sunday, May 25th at 12:01am PST. 
  • Winners are announced on Monday's.
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Winnerday- May Picture Perfect challenge

Hey Paper Smooches fans! You created some extremely beautiful creations for our photo challenge! You were inspired by the colors and celebration theme! Awesome job with this challenge :)

HUGE congratulations to this week's PSS May Picture Perfect PRO winner!

Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!

We'd also like to congratulate our Featured Players:
Dino Party
Lori M.
Chitra 
Shirley-Bee
Mary Rose
Catherine L

Thank you all so very much for playing along.  We hope you will create something new to submit this week for another chance to win FREE products!

Current challenge: Anything Goes (wk3) (HERE)

Deadline: Saturday, May 24th at 11:59pm PST

Sunday, May 18, 2014

May 18-24 Anything Goes (wk3) challenge

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

WELCOME to our challenge blog! We LOVE seeing your Paper Smooches creations, so we hope this will be a wonderful place to show them off!

This week's challenge - ANYTHING GOES

  • Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc).
  • You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp, die or free digital stamp
  • Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.
  • Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  
  • If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Splitcoaststampers Gallery (use keywords: papersmooches) or our Flickr Gallery and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a direct link to your gallery image using our linking system below.
  • Our banner must be displayed on your blog post (right click on the banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you- savannahland2 at comcast dot net

  • The deadline: Saturday, May 24th at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start on Sunday's at 12:01am PST. 
  • Winners are announced on Monday's.
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like

Here's what you are playing for:
  • One player will be chosen and named our PS Pro for the week.  Our PS Pros receive a $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! This player will also be featured here as well as our Paper Smooches blog and receive a blog button to display on their blog. 
  • Two or more players will be chosen as our Featured Players
I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work! **NOTE: This is actually the last week with this current Paper Smooches SPARKS team. We would like to say THANK YOU to the following gals for all of their hard work and amazing creations that they shared with us. <3

Clare PrezziaPS Sentiment Sampler stamp set
Erin Taylor- PS Mini MonogramsDaisies & Paisleys, and Party Posse stamp sets along with the ToppersBirthday Words, and Speech Bubbles dies
Karin Ã…kesdotter- PS Botanicals 2 and Bold Buzzwords stamp sets
Savannah O'GwynnPS Hubby and Wifey stamp set along with the Congratulations and Hearts dies

It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our products.  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  :)

Friday, May 16, 2014

There's STILL time....

There's STILL time to join in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS May Picture Perfect challenge! Details can be found HERE.

  • The deadline: Saturday, May 17th at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start on Sunday, May 18th at 12:01am PST. 
  • Winners are announced on Monday's.
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.

Monday, May 12, 2014

Winnerday- May Anything Goes (wk1) challenge

Last week's entries were beyond amazing! It is sooooooo hard picking just one winner and a few Featured Players each week!! We love all of your creations!!!

HUGE congratulations to this week's PSS May Anything Goes (wk 1) PRO winner!
Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!

We'd also like to congratulate our Featured Players: 
AJ
Jenny B.
Kathy
Carol
Ria M
Jennifer S.
Flo
Marina Johan

Thank you all so very much for playing along.  We hope you will create something new to submit this week for another chance to win FREE products!

Current challenge: Picture Perfect (HERE)

Deadline: Saturday, May 17th at 11:59pm PST