Monday, August 5, 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!

It's time to announce the WINNERS of our July Challenges and Fridafest blog hop!

We would like to thank everyone who entered their lovely projects and it was so nice to see so many using Lost Coast Design and Carmen's Veranda stamps.  You of course get an extra chance in the random draw for using our stamps on your projects.  Thanks for playing with us!

Please do read the rules and also the challenge guidelines which are written under the challenge badges on the challenge post and in the sidebar.  We have to disqualify entries that do not comply with our rules or challenge themes.

We used Mr Random




Karen Ladd 

with this fun red white and blue cupcake card

Congrats Karen, you win a $10  gift certificate





with this monstrously cool card

Congrats Cornelia, you win a $10 gift certificate

We would also like to thank everyone who hopped around and left comments on our
Fridafest blog hop
We had a linky party as well and would like to thank everyone who took the time to create.  Unfortunately we didn't have enough entries to award the linky prize but the lucky blog hop winner is

Tonya Burke

Congrats Tonya, you win a $10 gift certificate

 Congratulations Karen , Cornelia and Tonya!  Please email Gail (craftynomad at gmail dot com) by the end of the month to claim your prize.  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 Lost Coast Portal to Creativity.

Our current challenge is


 for your chance to win some Lost Coast Dollars.


  1. Oh, thanks so much! I just got back from vacation and saw this. Will email Gail as soon as I decide on what I want. Thanks for all the fun challenges

  2. Yay!!! Congrats to the winners....esp to my crafty pal, Karen!!!
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com

  3. I am so inundated with stuff that goes on in my life - thanks it was me. If its too late to claim the prize so it will be. If not I'll happily take it! Thank you so much!


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