Monday, 8 March 2010

Welcome to our first challenge.....

Welcome to the “A Gem of a Challenge” each month one of our design team members will host a challenge for you to enter, Each one will start on the 8th of every month and will finish on the 7th of the next month at 6:00pm GMT, you may use any image that you like,  but to be in with a chance of winning two “Pink Gem Designs stamps” of your choice (subject to availability) you MUST use a Pink Gem Designs image.

The design team will pick their top three each month the chosen three will receive a badge for their blog, to win a badge you don’t have to have used a Pink Gem Designs image.

You may combine your entry with other challenges and you may enter as many times as you like, but please only post new creations please don’t link back to old posts. Please post your entry on your blog with a link to our challenge before 6:00pm GMT on the 7th of each month, use our mister linky widget to link to your project NOT YOUR BLOG it will help the design team to find your entry quicker.If Mr Linky goes walkabout please leave a comment and we will come and visit..

 If you don’t have a blog then please e-mail us a picture at the following e-mail address agemofachallenge@btinternet.com

You may make a card, calendar, box, bag or any other paper project

We will announce the winner and top three on the 9th of each month.

The design team look forward to seeing what you all create, but most of all we want you to have fun.

This month’s challenge is hosted by me Mandy and it is the following Sketch, with the option to use Pink and gems.




We hope you will be inspired by the creations of the Pink Gem Designs team and encourage you to leave them some lovely comments on their blogs...


                                                                                                                                               Janet





















Happy crafting




and the team xx



21 comments:

Squirrel x said...

Thank you Janet and Mandy! Another exciting challenge - great sketch, will get my thinking cap on (better than thinking about work LOL) and see what I can come up with later. Hugs, Squirrel xx

Janet said...

Oh Wow! Wll done girls you have done Pink Gem Designs proud! A big thank you to you too Mandy.......you have done a smashing job.....great sketch too! xxx

Nannieflash said...

Hi Everyone, good luck with the new challenge, with love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

Linda said...

Looking forward to taking part in the challenge, got some ideas already so now need to sit down and do some crafting.

blue summerhouse said...

What a fantastic challenge. I just love all the Pink Gem stamps they remind me of my children. Love the challenge Mandy, love Linda.

Mary G. said...

What a fun sketch! I can't wait to "play"! The DT outdid themselves with their cards!!! Great job, ladies!

Diane said...

I can't wait to see everybody's cards! I've played and enjoyed your first sketch!!!
Thanks Mandy!

Dragonlady said...

Hi there

What fantastic Dt cards - thanks for the inspiration girls.

hugs Ali x

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

well done and thanks Janet and Mandy for starting this challenge, love your DT cards. janex

coops said...

fab challenge ladies.i love the sketch.i think i may be back with more entries.luv coops.xx

Lizzy said...

Hi ladies ~ luv the sketch so much think I might do another,lol ~ fab DT cards too ladies xx lizzy xx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Ladies
A fabulous challenge and thankyou for the fab sketch
Hugs Dianne xx

Lisa Jane said...

Loved taking part in this first challenge, a great sketch - Thanks
Lisa ;)

Cherry said...

Thanks for a great first challenge. Great stamps and great fun. Hugs Cherry XXX

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Great new challenge ladies, and fantastic work by the DT.
Caroline xxx

Paddington fan said...

Great first challenge, I enjoyed working with the sketch,
Love Jacky xx

ribenaruby said...

Thanks for a super challenge!

Squirrel x said...

Phew, managed to get mine done at last! Hugs, Squirrel xx

Charlene said...

Congratulations, Mandy...don't have these images but will try to play. You go girl!

Diane said...

Just had to have a go seeing I have just bought some of your cute stamps !!

Daisychain said...

Missed the deadline but thought you might like to see what I did with the great sketch. Will try the next challenge, hopefully on time!!! My card is here

http://daisychain-daisychain.blogspot.com/2010/03/heart-milly.html

Hugs Christine