Sunday, October 25, 2015

Our LAST challenge- October 25-31 Designer Drafts challenge

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

This is our LAST challenge here at the PSS blog! Be sure to join in the fun:) 

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 - October 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, October 31st at 11:59pm PST.
  • Our NEW monthly challenge will start on the Paper Smooches blog on Sunday, November 1st
  • Our winner for this challenge will be announced on Sunday, November 1st on the PSS blog. 
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! 
    Audrey TokachPS Positive Strokes Two and Spreading Sunshine stamp sets along with the Gift Tags and Butterfly Duet dies
    Lisa AranaPS RosesThanks 2 Word, and Flag Tags dies
    Erin Taylor- coming soon
    Heather Hoffman- PS Spiritual Sampler stamp set along with the Sailboat and Waves dies
    Savannah O'GwynnPS Lots of LoveSmoocheroos, and Uplifters stamp sets along with the Word BubblesLove & Cherish, and Ornaments 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. sorry to hear this is the last challenge. Thanks for all the great challenges I enjoyed them.

    2. Will play along and look for the monthly challenge coming up on November 1st on the blog -thanks for letting us know - have a great week!

    3. Sad that this is the last challenge - but glad there will still be a PS challenge around in blight land! It's too much fun to lose altogether!

    4. Loved your challenges...sorry to see them end! Look forward to what you have in store!

    5. Sniff sniff, can't believe this is the last challenge, got my card in! Thanks for having this challenge for so long, I've enjoyed playing along and seeing all of the amazing DT creations. It will be missed!

    6. Nooooo!! I'm so bummed this is the last PS Challenge :( I have been looking forward to partipating more often again. Darn. Well, it sure has been fun and I've enjoyed following and participating. :)

    7. I meant to add that I'm glad they'll still be PS Challenges, but I've always loved these here at the PS Sparks! :) :) Excited for the new too ;)