Monday, August 7, 2017

Challenge #39 - Stenciled Background

Welcome back 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!

Good Monday Morning!
It's time for our new Challenge for August but first we have the WINNER of Challenge #38 to announce!  We had a plethora of entries this month and Wow, y'all blew us away!  It warms my heart to see how many of you entered.
The LCDesigners voted on their faves and based on their votes the randomly drawn


 Congratulations Lyneen!  Please email Marilyn ( by the end of the month to claim your prize of a $10 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 August Challenge!



Okay, here goes!  Create any stamped project and use stenciling for your background.  Easy peasy, right?

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 by sharing your projects from public photo sharing sites which includes our Facebook Company Pages for Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda.  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!  FYI, you can't link up projects shared in closed Facebook groups! 

Our LCDesigners have some fabulous inspiration to share, so ENJOY!

SUE created her Twinkle Twinkle Starry Cat using Cat Star Wings
LAURIE created Butterfly Girl using Head in Hands

GAIL aka IonaBunny created Bad Advice Baby using CV Happy Skeleton, Grunge Border 3", and CV Free Advice

CATHY created her Steampunk tile using Bird on Bike and CV Steampunk
MARILYN created Say Cheese using Happy Cat

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 midnight PST on the 25th!

See you again on the 15th for more LCDesigner inspiration!
Happy Stamping!
Challenge Host



ionabunny said...

Fun theme and gorgeous inspiration from the DT. Looking forward to seeing everyone's ideas for this challenge. Hugz

Sue said...

This is such a great theme and I love what everyone has made xx

Cathy said...

Great work, great theme.

Lyneen said...

WOW.... THANKS... I can't believe I won!!! love the new inspiration! Gotta get to work on a new month!

ionabunny said...

Congrats Lyneen. Hugz