Monday, December 5, 2016

Challenge #31 Party Critters

Welcome to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity where Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda collide to bring you twice the inspiration and double the fun!

It's time for our new Challenge for December but first we have the WINNER of Challenge #30 to announce!  We had some great Thankful/Give Thanks entries for November and WE are thankful you decided to play along with our challenge.

The LCDesigners voted on their faves and based on their votes the randomly drawn


 Congratulations BurningRubber's Reliquary!  Please email Marilyn ( by the end of the month to claim your prize of a $5 gift certificate.  Please provide your full name and mailing address in the email as well as the stamps you would like, you may choose from Lost Coast Designs and/or Carmen's Veranda!

Here's your snazzy Challenge Winner's badge for your blog!
Please link your badge back to us here at LCPtoC, THX :0)
Now for our December Challenge!



This month is all about parties with critters!  In the spirit of this party season, we want to see you liven things up.  Think hats on cats, dancing birds, discoing doggies, just put your thinking caps on and have a blast with this one.

Please remember we do have some Challenge Rules to follow so look them over to ensure your entries qualify to win this month's prize!

You are welcome to play in our Challenges using rubber stamp images from any company but if you use any of our Lost Coast Designs or Carmen's Veranda stamps...we love it when you do...then your entry counts as two which doubles your chances of winning in our Design Team Faves prize drawing.


To ensure you all have a fabulous time playing in our Challenges this is how our Prize system works!
The more entries the better the Prize so tell all your friends to join the fun too!

1 - 4 Entries = one Winner is awarded our Challenge Winner's 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
and all winners get our snazzy Challenge Winner's Badge to proudly display on their blogs!

If you don't have a blog then no prob, you can still play in our challenges!  Submit your projects into our link up via photo sharing sites like Google Photos or even via our Facebook Company Pages, Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda.  FYI, you can't link up projects shared in closed Facebook groups!   Please check our RULES page for more info on how to dot that...all entries must be in the Inlinkz link up to be included in the prize drawing!  Please include our Challenge info and the link back to our challenge in your photo's description!  As long as the privacy setting for your photo is public you're good to go, see, it's so easy to join the fun!

Our LCDesigners of Challenge Team Inspire have some fabulous inspiration to share, ENJOY!

LEIGH has created some Re-usable Dinner Party Place Holders.  She used Crow Party, Loopy Calligraphy, and Nuance Powders.
DARLENE created some Party Toppers.  She used Whimsical Spike, Whimsical Ruthie, Happy Cat, Owl Anthropomorph, Party Hats, and Barnyard Dog

Now it's your turn, are you up for the challenge?  We can't wait to see your projects!  
Submit your entries in the linky party below by 5 to midnight PST on the 20th!  Yes, the 20th.  We are ending things a little early this month in order to give our hardworking team time to spend with their families.  Thank you for understanding and next month we will be back to our normal schedule.

See you again on the 12th for more LCDesigner inspiration!
Happy Stamping!
Challenge Host


Squiddy said...

Hope my Christmas decoration-hunting party fits the brief!

valscraftings said...

Love the party place holders!

valscraftings said...

Love the party toppers!

Darlene said...

thanks - they were fun to make !!

ionabunny said...

Phew, glad I managed to get the party critters out of the house in time to join the fun LOL. Love the place cards and the party toppers. Fun ideas. Hugz