Monday, June 6, 2016

Day 3 of SKELLIE-FEST and Challenge #25 Use something see-through

Welcome to Day 3 of SKELLIE-FEST and our new monthly challenge for June - #25 Use something see-through. 
Stop by Day 1 of SKELLIE-FEST for all the details on how you can play and win a fabulous $20 shopping spree at Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda!

Now on to our Challenge news plus our Skellie-Fest project for today!

The winner of our #24 'Add a splash of neon or bright color' Challenge is ... Sharon
Congratulations Sharon, please email Nikki ( by the end of June to claim your $10 prize. Please provide your full name and mailing address in the email, as well as the stamp/s you would like. You can shop at either Lost Coast Designs or Carmen's Veranda.
Also, please pick up the challenge winners badge to proudly display on your blog.

Challenge #25 
Use something see-through
Welcome to our new challenge to use something see-through like vellum or acetate for example. We hope you will feel inspired to play along with us. You can use any company's images you like to join our challenge, but if you use any images from Lost Coast Designs or Carmen's Veranda you will get two entries into the draw to win the prize, yes that's double the chance to win.

To ensure you all have a fabulous time playing in our challenges this is how our Prize System works!
1 - 4 entries = a winner will be awarded our Challenge Badge 
5+ entries = one winner will receive a $5 gift certificate to spend at LCD/CV
 10+ entries = one winner will receive a $10 gift certificate to spend at LCD/CV 
All winners get the Challenge Badge to proudly display on your blog too!
Please be sure to read our rules in full so that your entry is eligible to win the prize :)

Did you know that you can play in our Challenges even if you don't have a blog!  Simply upload your project to a photo sharing site, including your own personal Facebook accounts, and set the privacy setting to "Public" and include the name of our Challenge in your photo description! You can not link to projects shared in a closed Facebook Group because the linky tool can't access it there! It's that easy so do join the fun!
Some inspiration from our Team Inspire :
Nikki has created an ATC which fits both our Skellie-Fest and our use something see-through challenge, featuring Winged Skeleton from Carmen's Veranda. Also the Swirls and Dots border stamp from Lost Coast Designs for the black embossed border : 

For Karen's card she has used vellum and images from Carmen's Veranda, Cracked Mirror and Modigliani Face :

 For her card Marilyn has used Lost Coast Designs stamps : Mini Manga set, ATC Grunge Set and Old Typewriter alphabet. She also used nuance powders

More inspiration will be coming from the Design Team, on 15th of the month, so be sure to check back here :)

Don't forget to please read our rules so that your entry is eligible to win prizes :) 

Tell all your friends, come join us, and stay to play :)


  1. Congrats to Sharon. What a fun theme and great inspiration from the DT. Hugz

  2. Very honoured to have won the last challenge - thank you!! Love all the DT inspiration for this new challenge!!

  3. Great theme and fab DT inspiration!

  4. Great challenge and what fab inspiration from the DT.


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