Sunday, December 10, 2017

PP374 - A Color Challenge from Claire

Greetings everyone! Claire here as your hostess for this, our last challenge of 2017 at The Paper Players. Before we begin, a big thank you to everyone who played along with Laurie's Christmas Baking theme challenge. The gallery was filled with stunning creations!

A HUGE THANK YOU to Deanne for her contributions this year as a Guest Designer.  She is certainly going to be missed, but we will look forward to following her unique style on her blog.  You have been such an inspritation to all of us!  Best Wishes to you Deanne in all of your future endeavors! 

This week, I have a bold, vibrant color challenge for all of you!  I still needed more Christmas cards but, if you are tired of making holiday cards this palette allows you to let your imagination go anywhere!  Have fun and I can't wait to see what you create!  


Challenge Rules:
  1. Create a NEW paper-craft project specifically for this challenge.
  2. Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us.
  3. Please provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge entry.
  4. Please link your card to no more than four challenges, TOTAL. Entries linked to more than 4 challenges, including ours, will be deleted without notification.
  5. Have fun!

Saturday, December 9, 2017

PP373 Challenge Winners


Hi everyone! Thank you to all who played along with this week's theme challenge. Before we get to my choice for Headliner, let's see what caught the eye of the Design Team this week.

 

And now for our Headliner:

                                                           Jeanet





I loved Jeanet's Christmas wreath decorated with cookies! So cute! Plus she shared a recipe and photo for Gingerbread Cookies. They look delicious. Congratulations Jeanet, you are the headliner this week!

Thank you again to everyone for playing along with us.  Congratulations to all our winners, please pick up your badges here.  Please come back tomorrow for a festive Color Challenge from Claire!

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

There is still time to play in Challenge #373: Laurie's Theme Challenge



There is still time to play in Challenge #373: Laurie's Theme Challenge. To see the original post and to view the Design Team's inspiration cards, click HERE. We can't wait to see what you create! This challenge ends Friday, December 8th at Noon, PST.

Sunday, December 3, 2017

PP373 - A Theme Challenge from Laurie

Hi everyone! Laurie here with this week's theme challenge. Before we get to it, a BIG thank you to all who played along with Joanne's sketch challenge. We loved seeing all of your wonderful creations! This week my theme is "Christmas Baking."  I love cooking and baking, especially for the holidays. I know many of you are starting to make or eat...(LOL) ...Christmas goodies. I can't wait to see your cards. I'm also hoping some of you may even share a favorite recipe or two. I shared several on Stamping Up North, so stop by and check them out!




Here's what the design team came up with for your inspiration:



The Paper Players Design Team




Challenge Rules:
  1. Create a NEW paper-craft project specifically for this challenge.
  2. Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us.
  3. Please provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge entry.
  4. Please link your card to no more than four challenges, TOTAL. Entries linked to more than 4 challenges, including ours, will be deleted without notification.
  5. Have fun!

Saturday, December 2, 2017

PP372 Challenge Winners

Well, it seems I'm not the only one who likes a sketch challenge! What a fabulous range of entries this week - I've loved visiting your blogs and taking a closer look at your creations. Before we get to my choice for Headliner, let's see what caught the eye of the Design Team this week.

 

And now for our Headliner:


There were some wonderful cards in the gallery this week, but for me the fabulous layering of Mona's card is truly eye-catching. I loved the neutral colours with the rustic twine and subtle stitch detailing that together make for a wonderfully contemporary festive card. Congratulations Mona on being my headliner this week!

Thank you again to everyone for playing along with us.  Congratulations to all our winners, please pick up your badges here.  Please come back tomorrow for a yummy Theme Challenge from Laurie!

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

There is still time to play in Challenge #372: Joanne's Sketch Challenge

There is still time to play in Challenge #372: Joanne's Sketch Challenge. To see the original post and to view the Design Team's inspiration cards, click HERE. We can't wait to see what you create! This challenge ends Friday, December 1st at Noon, PST.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

PP372 - A Sketch Challenge from Joanne

Greetings, everyone! Joanne here as your hostess for this week's challenge at The Paper Players. Before we begin, a big thank you to everyone who played along with Sandy's clean-and-simple warm and cozy challenge. The gallery was filled with so many wonderful creations!



This week I have a sketch for you to work with. Feel free to alter the shapes and where you position your sentiment. As long as the main elements can be seen, how you interpret the sketch is up to you. Now let's see what fabulous creations the Design Team has come up with this week for your creative inspiration:

The Paper Players Design Team


Challenge Rules:
  1. Create a NEW paper-craft project specifically for this challenge.
  2. Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us.
  3. Please provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge entry.
  4. Please link your card to no more than four challenges, TOTAL. Entries linked to more than 4 challenges, including ours, will be deleted without notification.
  5. Have fun!

Saturday, November 25, 2017

PP371 Challenge Winners

Hi all, what wonderful warm and cozy creations you submitted to us this week!  We had great fun seeing how you interpreted the inspiration. A big thank you to everyone who played along.

Before we get to my choice for Headliner, let's see what caught the eye of the Design Team this week.

 

And now for our Headliner:


Kim S.
Joyful Creations with Kim

Kim’s card brought a big smile to my face! I was thrilled that she was inspired to use all the elements of the inspiration photo including the colors, the mittens and the mug. She also managed to make this an adorable shaker card, while still maintaining lots of clean white space. Fabulously well done, Kim!

Thank you again to everyone for playing along with us.  Congratulations to all our winners, please pick up your badges here.  Please come back tomorrow for a Sketch Challenge from Joanne!

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

There is still time to play in Challenge #371: Sandy's Clean and Simple Challenge


There is still time to play in Challenge #371: Sandy's Clean and Simple Challenge. To see the original post and to view the Design Team's inspiration cards, click HERE. We can't wait to see what you create! This challenge ends Friday, November 24th at Noon, PST.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

PP371 - A Clean-and-Simple Challenge from Sandy

Greetings, everyone! Sandy here as your hostess for this week's challenge at The Paper Players. Before we begin, a big thank you to everyone who played along with Nance's white-on-white challenge. The gallery was filled with stunning creations!


This week it's Clean-and-Simple week, and for the theme I've chosen Warm and Cozy. You can be inspired by the mittens, the teacup, or anything else that gets you feeling all snuggly! Just remember to keep it CAS, and now let's see what the Design Team has for your inspiration:

The Paper Players Design Team

out this week



Challenge Rules:
  1. Create a NEW paper-craft project specifically for this challenge.
  2. Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us.
  3. Please provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge entry.
  4. Please link your card to no more than four challenges, TOTAL. Entries linked to more than 4 challenges, including ours, will be deleted without notification.
  5. Have fun!