Wednesday, 31 October 2012

DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY CHALLENGE #54 :: BINGO ... BUT WITH A DIFFERENCE

 
And Now for Something Completely Different 
For this new challenge we have something (we think) is a unique challenge theme ...

BINGO ...... BUT WITH A DIFFERENCE
 
Here is your bingo card :
Horizontal lines 1,2, 4 and 5 will indicate what NOT to add to your papercraft creation.
Horizontal line 3 (the centre line) is open to your interpretation ...
So if you look at it, it's pretty simple!!

Enter your projects (there’s a limit to 3 per crafter), for a chance to win 3 images
of your choice from the store.

As usual, if you use a DS4J image on your project, you will get the chance to win a $10 voucher to spend in the store.

   The talented Design Team "A" have come up with some wonderful inspiration for you :


ALEX
image used : "Balancing Act"
NO glitter * NO ribbons *  One image * NO apples  * NO buttons




AMANDA 
image used : "Corset and frills"
NO purple, NO glitter, NO pumpkins, NO  twine, NO orange


ANGELA
image used: "mielies en 'n pampoen"
 NO glitter * NO ribbons *  One image * NO apples  * NO buttons


DESIRE
image used : "Lillies for you"
NO pumpkins, NO die cut, heart, NO brads, NO embossing



KARIN
image used : "Anemone Corsage"
NO Orange, NO Leaves, Flowers, NO Sentiment, NO Halloween


JEN
image used "Minnie-me Mouse"
NO purple * NO glitter * NO pumpkin * NO twine * NO orange




Are you ready to create something fabulous .. all you need to do is choose a line on the Bingo card!
By entering you could win one of these prizes:
DT'S CHOICE : $10 gift voucher from the store and a badge for your blog
RANDOM WINNER : 3 images of your choice from the store and a badge for your blog
and
2 runners up will win ONE image and badges for their blogs

We have introduced an extra prize ....
... the chance to feature as a Guest Designer and earn a badge to add to your blog. 
And how do you get to be a Guest Designer?
Easy-peasy - if you enter our challenge using a Digistamps4Joy image, you have a chance of being invited as a Guest Designer.  

Are you ready to create something fabulous?
Remember to link your post, not your blog, to the linky tool below.
And what if you don 't have a blog ... you can still enter by emailing the photograph of your entry to jencraft.jen[at]gmail[dot]com, with "DS4J CHALLENGE #54 EMAIL ENTRY" in the subject line.  Don 't forget to add your name in your email.

We have a few rules we'd like you to read ... check out the sidebar ->->->
Remember to add a link to this challenge in your blog post .. you wouldn't want to be disqualified from winning a prize just because you didn't!
   
Remember : you may enter up to three different entries per challenge, each from a separate post on your blog.

We can't wait to see what you have for us!

We do have a special request:


We understand that many crafters celebrate Halloween but ask that you restrict your entries to those that are not demonic, scary, blood-curdling or dark.  We like to keep our challenge child-friendly.

Tuesday, 30 October 2012

WINNERS OF CHALLENGE #53 : ANYTHING GOES WITH A MASCULINE TWIST

NOTE: ALL Challenge Winners are posted on our Challenge Winners page. Please check there after each closing date to see if you a winner.

DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY SPONSORS "JACKSON'S DIGITAL EXPRESSIONS" CHALLENGE



Challenge #29 is an "Anything Goes" challenge over at JACKSON'S DIGITAL EXPRESSIONS this week, and just by entering, you could win a Digistamps 4 Joy gift voucher!

Here is a card made by one of the JDE DT girls, Carol, using the Digistamps 4 Joy image, "Stormie".

So, why don't you hop on over and join their "Anything Goes" Challenge?

Sunday, 28 October 2012

NEW RELEASES - 28th October 2012

Here are our new releases 

Our artists have been busy creating some super images for you! 
Note: The artists' name is in brackets. Click on the category link to take you directly to the shop. 

Daylily corner (CC/Janel) (Holidays)
Ellie's flowers (CC/Janel) (Animals)
Mr Snowman (Jen) (Holidays)
 Pooch (Jen) (Animals)
Santa takes a break (Jen) (Holidays)
Sad kitty (David) (Animals)
Minnie-me mouse (Jen) (Cutie Pies)
Cliff erosion (David) (Boys 'n their toys)
Got ya! (Margy) (Animals)

Farm scene (Margy) (Backgrounds)


The DT were given "Got Ya!" to play with and here are their wonderful creations!

Karin merged "Got Ya" with "Underwater scene"
  
Berni also merged "Got Ya!" with "Underwater scene"

Alex merged "Got Ya!", "Hawaiian dolphin" and "Log"

Jen merged "Farm scenery" and "Boy in dungarees"

Jen created this card with "Got Ya!"

And JEN made gorgeous cards with some of the other images!

Image used is "Mr Snowman" drawn by Jen


Image used is "Ellie's flowers" from Country Crafts (Janel range)


Image used is "Minnie-me mouse" drawn by Jen


Margy created this card
using "Farm scene" and merged it with "Country "Girl"

  Thanks for visiting and we hope you enjoyed our showcase!
 
All of these images are now available in the DS4J Shop.


Saturday, 27 October 2012

Digistamps4Joy SALE has started!

IT HAS STARTED!!!!

Digistamps4Joy is holding a 3-day SALE of all the
CUTIE PIES and DIVAS BY DESIGN  'girly' images in the store!

ALL these 'girly' images are marked down by 30%

The SALE is running from
Midnight 24th October
to
Midnight 27th October
(Central African Time)

Here is a card I made with "Lady with hat" from the "Divas by Design" category
 All the DT members can win a prize based on the number of sales they refer!
I'd love it if you assisted them! If you are not sure who the DS4J DT members are, look HERE.

All you need to do when you CHECK OUT in the STORE, is ADD the CODE that is shown on their sale advertising post, to the "Special Instructions or Order Comments" box on the Check Out Form,
just below the Payment Methods.
See you in the shop!!

Wednesday, 24 October 2012

MIDWAY THROUGH CHALLENGE #53: ANYTHING GOES with a masculine twist "bonus prize"

You have just under a week left to enter our challenge!!!
This fortnight we are challenging you to create a project in our challenge

“Anything Goes!”

 … but with a masculine twist BONUS PRIZE

The BONUS is that if your papercraft project is suitable for a man, you will also go into a separate random draw for ANOTHER  3 images from  the store!
We have already had some wonderfully creative entries - thank you. If you haven't entered yet, please do - we love giving away prizes!


I would like to showcase our Guest Designer for this week ...
JACKIE CORNFIELD

Jackie made a super fold for this card (tutorial is on her blog!), 
and used the DS4J image called "Winston"
 
Please pop over to Jackie's blog and leave her some love.
 

And now, some more inspiration from the talented Design Team B:

ALEX
 featured image : GRAMPS

ANGELA

featured image : CAUGHT ONE


DESIRE

 featured image : BLUEGUM BOUNTY



 featured image : SODA POP STU


KARiN's 2nd card

featured image : MOTORCROSS RIDER


Don't you love those fantastic creations!?
Are you ready to create something fabulous?
By entering you could win one of these prizes:
DT'S CHOICE : $10 gift voucher from the store and a badge for your blog
RANDOM WINNER : 3 images of your choice from the store and a badge for your blog
and
2 runners up will win badges for their blogs
We have introduced an extra prize ....
... the chance to feature as a Guest Designer and earn a badge to add to your blog.

And how do you get to be a Guest Designer?
Easy-peasy - if you enter our challenge using a Digistamps 4 Joy image, you have a chance of being invited as a Guest Designer.   
Are you ready to create something fabulous?
Remember to link your post, not your blog, to the linky tool here.
And what if you don 't have a blog ... you can still enter by emailing the photograph of your entry to jencraft.jen[at]gmail[dot]com, with "DS4J CHALLENGE #51EMAIL ENTRY" in the subject line.  Don 't forget to add your name in your email.
We have a few rules we'd like you to read ... check out the sidebar ->->->
Remember to add a link to this challenge in your blog post .. you wouldn't want to be disqualified from winning a prize just because you didn't!
   
Remember : you may enter up to three different entries per challenge, each from a separate entry on your blog.
We can't wait to see what you have for us!

You will find the challenge entry linky HERE.

Tuesday, 23 October 2012

DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY SPONSORS THE 'THROUGH THE CRAFTROOM DOOR' BLOG HOP

Today sees the start of a very exciting blog hop starting at the
THROUGH THE CRAFT ROOM DOOR
Challenge Blog.


Through the Craftroom Door

There are prizes at each of the stops, and you have a chance to win 3 Digistamps 4 Joy images of your choice on my blog hop stop.

This is the card, featuring Leggy Lilly, that I have on my blog hop stop :


CLICK HERE TO START AT THE FIRST STOP ON THE BLOG HOP.

Sunday, 21 October 2012

NEW RELEASES - 21st October 2012

Here are our new releases 

Our artists have been busy creating some super images for you! 
Note: The artists' name is in brackets. Click on the category link to take you directly to the shop. 

Illegal parking zone (CC/Janel) (Holidays)

Pocket love (CC/Janel) (Animals)

Acapella cats (Jen) (Animals)

 The secret ingredient (Jen) (Cutie Pies)

Thanksgiving topiary (Jen) (Holidays)
Supper's ready (David) (Cultures)
Hawaiian dolphin (Margy) (Animals)

Ice skates (Margy) (Holidays)

We see 'ewe' (Margy) (Animals)
Underwater scene (Margy) (Backgrounds)

The DT were given "Underwater Scene" to play with and here are their wonderful creations!

Karin
  
Jen (who added Smiling Mermaid and Mom & Daughter)
 
Alex (who added Seahorse and Fishy)

And JEN made gorgeous cards with some of the other images!

Image used is "Thanksgiving topiary" drawn by Jen


Image used is "Illegal parking area" from Country Crafts (Janel range)

Image used is "We see 'ewe'" drawn by Margy


Image used is "The Secret Ingredient" drawn by Jen


Image used is "Pocket love" from Janel (Country Crafts)

Margy created this card
Image used is "Suppers' ready" drawn by Margy's dad in 1951

Marcy drew the image "Ice skates" and created this centre-stepper card

  Thanks for visiting and we hope you enjoyed our showcase!
 
All of these images are now available in the DS4J Shop.