Saturday, June 1, 2019


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!

Greetings.  It's time for our new Challenge.
Our challenges are now fortnightly!  A new challenge starting the 1st and the 15th of every month, with chances to win your self some Lost Coast dollars. We will be announcing winners on the 5th of the month, so do pop back and see who wowed the team and gets our snazzy blog badge and the coveted Lost Coast dollars.

Now for our new Challenge!



Use the colours Lemon, Lime and Black in your stamped creations.  Other colours are allowed, but Lemon, Lime and Black should be the main colours, and real rubber or clear stamping should be also the focus of your project for it to be eligible for the prize.

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 random 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 chosen by the team is awarded our Challenge Winner's Badge
5+ Entries = one randomly picked winner will receive a $5 gift certificate to spend at
Lost Coast Designs/Carmen's Veranda
10+ Entries = one randomly picked winner will receive a $10 gift certificate to spend at
Lost Coast Designs/Carmen's Veranda
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! 

Here's some colourful inspiration from the team to get us started.  ENJOY!

Cathy made this elegant card using Lost Coast Designs Mannequins set and Carmen's Veranda Grunge Diamond Background

Laurie made this fun card using Lost Coast Designs Annie and Carmen's Veranda Grunge Black Swirl and In Front of a Salad sentiment. Obviously Annie is a serious donut fan!!

Lori made this gorgeous card using Lost Coast Designs Large Domino and More Bugz stamps

Now it's your turn.  Are you up for the challenge?
We can't wait to see your Lemon, Lime and Black projects!
Submit your entries in the linky party below by 5 to midnight PST on the 14th and don't forget to follow us so you don't miss anything!  The team will be posting more inspiration throughout the month so check back often and join the fun.

Happy Stamping!
Challenge Host

Challenge #77 - Lemon, Lime and Black
June 1st - 14th Please read over out RULES to be sure your entries qualify you to win!
ALL rubber stamp companies are welcome.
Linky closes Friday, June 14th 23.59 PST.
All entries must be entered in our link up but your don't need a blog to win.  See our RULES page for more info

Please leave your link in the comments until we get the linky sorted.


ionabunny said...

Please add your challenge link here in comments until we wake up Mr Linky. Hugz

Craftyfield said...

Yellow and green are so NOT my colours... still if I get the time... Love the sentiment on Laurie's card, I wonder if the youngsters get the film reference!

Aimeslee Winans said...

Oooh, so sorry you are having Linky problems, Gail! Hey, very nice team samples! I have an entry!!!! Thanks for the challenge, who knew I would end up liking this color combo but somehow I now do lolol. Here is link to my blog post:
Thanks for looking! XOXOX, Aimeslee

ionabunny said...

Thanks for joining the fun Aimeslee. Hugz