17 June 2018

ATG with CREATE WITH TLC: Challenge No.21 and WINNERS

CHALLENGE NO.21
{ends 16 July 2018}

Paulette from Create with TLC and I, {Doing Life} want to thank those who have taken the time to enter our previous challenge. Your creations are all so wonderfully creative.

Paulette posts regular freebies on her website and you can collect some of them here.
Also visit Create with TLC's Store here and have a look at the wonderful and versatile
Wordart and Image Sets available.

There are also beautiful vintage images  designed by Paulette here and here are some of the latest images in the shop, so hop on over and have a look for yourself at Paulette's amazing vintage images, which are all so versatile for creative use:

How to Play
  • Enter your Paper Projects (ONE entry absolutely anything goes)
  • UNLIMITED entries should use a Create with TLC element on your creation.
  • Link up your entry(s) from a separate blog post) in Mr Linky below.
  • The Monthly Winner will receive a Create with TLC set (of their choice) and our Winners Badge. 
  • Three Top Picks will also be chosen and can display our Top 3 badge with pride. 
  • Please remember to link your POST and not your blog to the Link tool below.
  • Also, you must create a link on your blog back to this challenge post!
Unfortunately there has to be a few Rules
  • Become a Follower of Create with TLC's blog and Doing Life's blog via Google Friend Connect.
  • New challenges will be posted on the FIRST of every month at 8am (CAT/ GMT+2) 
  • Your entry must be new. No backlinking to previous posts
  • Please link back to this blog {Doing Life} (http://desiref.blogspot.co.za/)
  • All themes are Anything Goes.
  • Use Inlinkz to link directly to your PROJECT only, please don't link to your entire blog
  • You may combine this challenge with other challenges
  • Enter your Paper Projects (ONE entry absolutely anything goes)
  • UNLIMITED entries should use a Create with TLC element on your creation.
  • A special request ... this is a 'family-friendly' site, please respect this and only enter projects that are child-friendly, and not satanic, demonic, gory, or dark! If we feel your entry does not respect this, we will delete your entry.
So before we get onto the next challenge, here are the Top 3 Entries
for Challenge 20.  Huge congrats ladies.  Right click on the Top 3 badge below and display it with pride on your blogs:


9Susan


18. Kathy A



15Margaret


.... and well done and congrats to our WINNER who is 

 25. Jo Ann 




Jo Ann, please go and select a set of your choice from
CREATE WITH TLC here
and email your choice and the link from the store to Paulette at tlc4lo@ca.rr.com
Right click on the WINNER's badge below and display it with pride on your blog:

Here is a layout using one of Create with TLC's
wonderful sentiments.



... and here is the Create with TLC Sentiment, I used on my layout. 
Just click on the sentiment first to open up in a new window, then right click on it and save it to your computer.  Hope you will also have fun with it.

Cant wait to see your creations, HAVE FUN!!!






15 June 2018

BE HUGE {June 2018 Reminder Project for Color It Create It Show It Off}

{BE HUGE...}

Here is my June 2018 REMINDER project for My Besties Colour It! Create It! Show It off! using this very handsome little cowboy from Sherri Baldy which you can purchase HERE.
I am sure you will all agree, that he looks ready for some action walking down this Western Town.
I have coloured him and added the background in Photoshop CS3.

The folded embellishment has been created with a scallop square punch. The buttons, brad and design papers are from my stash. 

The sentiment is from Paulette {Create with TLC}.  

Hop over to
My Besties
Colour It! Create It! Show It Off! Challenge
and enter your creations. 

Once again I would love to try my hand at the following challenges with this creation:

613 Avenue Create - ATG + Buttons and Bows Option
Scrapbook Stamp Society - ATG + Spring option
Artistic Inspirations - ATG + Fathers Day option
Craft Rocket - Birthday
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG
Love to Scrap Challenge Blog - ATG
Crafty Girls Creations - ATG
CCC Digi Creations - ATG
The Crafty Addicts - ATG + Flower option
Crafty Gals Corner - ATG + Summer Colours
Morgans Art World - ATG
Crafty Friends - Happy Birthday
Simply Create Too - For a Male
Aud Sentiments - ATG + Sentiment
Digi Choosday Crafting - ATG
Crafts Galore Encore - ATG
Lemon Shortbread - ATG
PDE Linky Party - ATG
A Gem of a Challenge - More Yellow
My Besties Aussie - ATG
My Besties Dutch Girls - ATG and/or Funny Characters
My Besties International - ATG or Summer
My Besties Brazil - ATG on Facebook
Crafty Catz - ATG
Always Fun - For a Male or Man
Daisy Chain - For the Boys
Your Scrapbook Place - ATG
Crafty Creations - ATG
A Bit More Time to Craft - ATG
Pearly Sparkles - Masculine
A Perfect Time to Craft - ATG
Colour Crazy Craft - ATG Coloured
Always Happy Birthday - Birthday + ATG

I am signing off with another set of  crocheted T-shirt yarn Baskets I have recently completed.






01 June 2018

... AND MANY MORE {DigiStamps4Joy June 2018 Challenge}

AND MANY MORE ...

Design Team Project for  DS4J's challenge blog
The theme for this month is
ANYTHING GOES + FOR THE MAN IN YOUR LIFE

The images are called MOMMY'S GIRL  
 and BIRDS which I have coloured and added a background to in Photoshop CS3. 
 You can purchase the images here and here.

The sentiment is from CREATE WITH TLC . 

The button, chipboard netting and design papers are from my stash.  I added a bit of silver stickles here and there.
Looking forward to seeing your creations. So hop on over to DS4J's challenge blog 
and link your Creations to Challenge #149.

Once again I would love to try my hand at the following challenges with this creation:

613 Avenue Create - ATG + Blue Option

Signing off with commissioned crocheted t-shirt yarn baskets I recently completed.




Thank you for stopping by and all the wonderful uplifting love you leave behind.

LIFE IS A BALL {Color It Creat It Show It Off June 2018 Challenge}

{LIFE IS A BALL...}

Can you believe it is already the month of June, and the year is running by at such a speed.
My Besties
Colour It! Create It! Show It Off! Challenge
is ANYTHING GOES with SOMETHING FOR A MAN option

Here is my design team project for My Besties Colour It! Create It! Show It off! using this very handsome little golfer who is ready for his next game from Sherri Baldy which you can purchase HERE.

The folded embellishments have been created with circle punches.
The design papers, brads and buttons are from my stash. 
The sentiment is from CREATE WITH TLC I just added the Happy Birthday. 

Hop over to
My Besties
Colour It! Create It! Show It Off! Challenge
and enter your creations. 

Once again I would love to try my hand at the following challenges with this creation:

613 Avenue Create - ATG + Blue Option
Scrapbook Stamp Society - ATG + Charm option
Artistic Inspirations - ATG
A Bit more Time to Craft - ATG
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG
4 Crafty Chicks - ATG
Crafty Girls Creations - ATG
Crafty Gals Corner - ATG
Digi Choosday Crafting - ATG
Crafting by Designs - For the Boys
Your Scrapbook Place - Use a Bestie
Crafty Creations - ATG
A Bit More Time to Craft - ATG
A Perfect Time to Craft - ATG
My Besties Dutch Girls - ATG and/or Funny Besties
My Besties International - ATG or 
My Besties Brazil - ATG 
Colour Crazy Craft - ATG Coloured
QKR - ATG
CRAFT - Come Play Outside
Always Happy Birthday - Birthday + Summer
Love to Craft - ATG
Worldwide Open Design Team Challenge - ATG if you are on a design team
Polkadoodles Crafting - ATG
The Crafty Addicts - ATG
Colour Crazy - ATG that is coloured
Friendship Challenge - ATG




17 May 2018

ATG with CREATE WITH TLC: Challenge No.20 and WINNERS

CHALLENGE NO.20
{ends 16 June 2018}

Paulette from Create with TLC and I, {Doing Life} want to thank those who have taken the time to enter our previous challenge. Your creations are all so wonderfully creative.

Paulette posts regular freebies on her website and you can collect some of them here.
Also visit Create with TLC's Store here and have a look at the wonderful and versatile
Wordart and Image Sets available.

There are also beautiful vintage images  designed by Paulette here and here are some of the latest images in the shop, so hop on over and have a look for yourself at Paulette's amazing vintage images, which are all so versatile for creative use:


How to Play
  • Enter your Paper Projects (ONE entry absolutely anything goes)
  • UNLIMITED entries should use a Create with TLC element on your creation.
  • Link up your entry(s) from a separate blog post) in Mr Linky below.
  • The Monthly Winner will receive a Create with TLC set (of their choice) and our Winners Badge. 
  • Three Top Picks will also be chosen and can display our Top 3 badge with pride. 
  • Please remember to link your POST and not your blog to the Link tool below.
  • Also, you must create a link on your blog back to this challenge post!
Unfortunately there has to be a few Rules
  • Become a Follower of Create with TLC's blog and Doing Life's blog via Google Friend Connect.
  • New challenges will be posted on the FIRST of every month at 8am (CAT/ GMT+2) 
  • Your entry must be new. No backlinking to previous posts
  • Please link back to this blog {Doing Life} (http://desiref.blogspot.co.za/)
  • All themes are Anything Goes.
  • Use Inlinkz to link directly to your PROJECT only, please don't link to your entire blog
  • You may combine this challenge with other challenges
  • Enter your Paper Projects (ONE entry absolutely anything goes)
  • UNLIMITED entries should use a Create with TLC element on your creation.
  • A special request ... this is a 'family-friendly' site, please respect this and only enter projects that are child-friendly, and not satanic, demonic, gory, or dark! If we feel your entry does not respect this, we will delete your entry.
So before we get onto the next challenge, here are the Top 3 Entries
for Challenge 19.  Huge congrats ladies.  Right click on the Top 3 badge below and display it with pride on your blogs:





5. Liliane

No automatic alt text available.

11. Karen


.... and well done and congrats to our WINNER who is 

 6. Cass 


Cass, please go and select a set of your choice from
CREATE WITH TLC here
and email your choice and the link from the store to Paulette at tlc4lo@ca.rr.com
Right click on the WINNER's badge below and display it with pride on your blog:

Here is a card using one of Create with TLC's
wonderful sentiments.



... and here is the Create with TLC Sentiment, I used on my card to which I added the 'Happy Birthday Theo' in Photoshop. 
Just click on the sentiment first to open up in a new window, then right click on it and save it to your computer.  Hope you will also have fun with it.

Cant wait to see your creations, HAVE FUN!!!