Sunday, April 26, 2015

April 26- May 2 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 - April 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: - 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 2nd at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start: Sunday, May 3rd 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! 

Alice WertzPS We Adore You stamp set along with the Love & Cherish and Borders 1 dies
Lisa AranaPS Incognito stamp set
GDT Karin AkesdotterPS Bold Buzzwords stamp set along with the Butterfly Duet dies
Jenny Mullens- PS Woofers & Tweeters stamp set along with the Big Bloom dies
Savannah O'GwynnPS Off the ChartsLittle Fella, and Digits stamp sets along with the File FoldersOrnamentsAdornments, and Hexalongs 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  :)


  1. Such a great sketch ! Can't wait to play with it ! Thanks for the inspiration ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  2. Fun sketch and fabulous DT inspiration this week!

  3. Loving this weeks sketch and the DT's project as well!

  4. Yay, I was able to play! Love your stamp images!!!