Sunday, January 30, 2011

Sneaky peek!

Looking for our current challenge? Please scroll down or click HERE. Thank you!

It's time to give you a taste of our February Muse, don't you think? Oh, who can it be?? Ready, steady... guess away!!

Thursday, January 27, 2011

CASE Study Challenge #24

Hello and welcome to our new challenge!! This week marks the last challenge with our January Muse, Mercy. Please stop by her blog and leave her some love, in return for the inspiration that she provided us with this month. We loved having her!! Thank you so much, chica :)
Here's the fabulous inspiration card:



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Here's what our fabulous Design Team came up with:

Mercy Kerin - January Muse






Andrea Ewen



Cristina Kowalczyk



Iwona Palamountain (Chupa)



Jean Martin



Julie Smith



Lenet Mos





Melyssa Connolly



Sue Kohler



Teneale Williams



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This week's sponsor is Cindy Coutts!



Cindy is generously offering a Stampin' Up! Because I Care Level 1 Hostess Stamp Set to one lucky winner!!
(non-American winner will be kindly asked to cover the price of postage)



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Now all you have to do is play with us!

Here are the deets:
1. Create a paper crafting project (card, layout, off-the-page item), based on provided inspiration (being a featured creation, made by our Muse).
2. Post your creation on your blog or an online gallery (using a code CSC24), and link it here with the inlinkz widget below. Please provide a direct link to your post, not an entire blog.
3. A new challenge is being posted every Thursday at 12.01 AM EST, and you've got until the end of Tuesday to submit your entry.
4. You may enter as many times as you like, but you're asked to provide a newly designed project.
5. We will choose one winner randomly from the list of players, who will receive the prize provided by the sponsor. In addition, the authors of the four most impressive creations will be awarded the Winner and Top 3 awards.
We will announce the winners on Wednesday.
6. Above all, have fun - and be inspired!

Happy creating!
The CASE Study Design Team



Wednesday, January 26, 2011

We've got the winners!

Holy moly, you gals are amazing!! I'm over the moon to see that you're keeping up the high attendance, it's been yet another week with over 40 fabulous entries! I'm sorry for a quick post this time, I'm being super busy...
Let's put our hands together for the magnificent creations that stood out from this week's gallery!

Our winner for CSC23 is Andrea from Andrea's Stampin' Moments!!





I love this luscious combination of colours and the twine & button treatment, but what really drew my eye is the flawless and truly impressive sponging work... You've got to agree that it makes for a jaw-dropping card! Congratulations, Andrea!!

Our Top 3 winners are:



Joni @ A Sticky Situation
Arielle @ Snappy Stamper
Darlene @ Dar's Crafty Creations

Congratulations, ladies!
I hope you'll take time to visit their blogs and leave them some love :)
Winners, feel free to grab your badges (right click & save onto your computer), and wear them proudly!

And the winner of 3 digis of winner's choice from The Stamping Boutique is...



Congrats Bonnie, that's you!! Please email Christy at micahzane(at)yahoo(dot)com with your choice of digis :)

See you tomorrow! I'm hoping that you will play, since it will be the last week for Mercy as our amazing January Muse... until then!

Thursday, January 20, 2011

CASE Study Challenge #23

Hello, peeps!! Are you ready for a fresh portion of inspiration? This week we've got another breathtakingly beautiful card from our January Muse, Mercy. It's also a week of celebration for us, because our dear Teneale is BACK!! YAY!
I hope you'll stop by her blog and say hello. She's still unwell, so please leave her some love!
Here's the inspiration card for you:



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Here's what our fabulous Design Team came up with:

Mercy Kerin - January Muse






Andrea Ewen



Cristina Kowalczyk



Iwona Palamountain (Chupa)



Jean Martin



Julie Smith





Lenet Mos



Melyssa Connolly



Sue Kohler



Teneale Williams



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This week's sponsor is The Stamping Boutique!!



I'm Tracey Malnofski, the artist and owner of The Stamping Boutique.
My team and I are very happy to sponsor Case Study. My store has been open since September 2009.I am currently a stamp artist for Unity Stamp Co. and I've worked for InStyleStamps, Squigglefly, and TheDigiShack in the past. I'm a professional artist and an active member of the Artist' Guild in my community. I have quite a busy household with a husband, 3 teenagers, 5 mini-dachshunds and an Appaloosa mare. It's noisy, but I love them all. I'm truly blessed.

"The Stamping Boutique" is dedicated to quality products and original artwork. We not only provide wonderful digital images in our store, but also several lines of red rubber images. Our designers are chosen for their character and personality,as well as,
their beautiful designs. We work hard to give you our very best. Thank you so much for having us as your sponsor this week.

Store: http://thestampingboutique.com/
Challenge Blog: http://thestampingboutiquechallengeblog.blogspot.com/

The Stamping Boutique is generously offering 3 digis of winner's choice from the store!!
Please stop by their challenge blog, where the talented DT gals are also sharing their samples for our challenge today!

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Now all you have to do is play with us!

Here are the deets:
1. Create a paper crafting project (card, layout, off-the-page item), based on provided inspiration (being a featured creation, made by our Muse).
2. Post your creation on your blog or an online gallery (using a code CSC23), and link it here with the inlinkz widget below. Please provide a direct link to your post, not an entire blog.
3. A new challenge is being posted every Thursday at 12.01 AM EST, and you've got until the end of Tuesday to submit your entry.
4. You may enter as many times as you like, but you're asked to provide a newly designed project.
5. We will choose one winner randomly from the list of players, who will receive the prize provided by the sponsor. In addition, the authors of the four most impressive creations will be awarded the Winner and Top 3 awards.
We will announce the winners on Wednesday.
6. Above all, have fun - and be inspired!

Happy creating!
The CASE Study Design Team




Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Winners!

WOWZERS!!! Thank you, thank you for all your lovely creations this week! Not only we had a whopping 45 entries, but they were all utterly gorgeous! You surely know how to impress...
It was excruciating, having have to reduce my favourites list to just four creations. I surely would give you all a gold medal!! None the less, there can be only four winners, and here they are...

Our winner for CSC22 is Lotte Chew from Lotte's Lot!!





Can you say trendy??? And fun, and whimsical, and colourful?? Hands up who doesn't have a huge smile on their face already... I thought so! *wink*
Lotte put a wonderful spin on the inspiration card, and while it's clearly seen where she's coming from, she interpreted it in her own fabulous way. I love it, girl, thank you for sharing this beauty with us!

Our Top 3 winners are:



meedi-j @ her SCS gallery
Jennifer @ Our Change Of Art
Carla @ Carla's Stamping Spot

Congratulations, ladies!
I hope you'll take time to visit their blogs and leave them some love :)
Winners, feel free to grab your badges (right click & save onto your computer), and wear them proudly!

And the winner of a Love Blooms stamp set, from Christina Franco, an Independent Demonstrator for The Angel Company is...



Laura, that's you chickie!! Please email Chris at george(dot)franco(at)cox(dot)net with your snail mail address, and she'll send your prize right out to you :)

We hope to see you tomorrow! You bet we'll have lots of eye candy for you :) xxx

Thursday, January 13, 2011

CASE Study Challenge #22

Welcome Thursday, time for a new CS challenge!! Are you ready for some fabulous inspiration from our January Muse?? How 'bout this piece of art...



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Here's what our fabulous Design Team came up with:

Mercy Kerin - January Muse






Andrea Ewen



Cristina Kowalczyk



Iwona Palamountain (Chupa)



Jean Martin



Julie Smith



Lenet Mos



Melyssa Connolly



Sue Kohler



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This week's returning sponsor is Christina Franco, an Independent Demonstrator for The Angel Company:

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Chris is giving out this fabulous Love Blooms unmounted rubber stamp set to one lucky participant! YAY!

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Now all you have to do is play with us!

Here are the deets:
1. Create a paper crafting project (card, layout, off-the-page item), based on provided inspiration (being a featured creation, made by our Muse).
2. Post your creation on your blog or an online gallery (using a code CSC22), and link it here with the inlinkz widget below. Please provide a direct link to your post, not an entire blog.
3. A new challenge is being posted every Thursday at 12.01 AM EST, and you've got until the end of Tuesday to submit your entry.
4. You may enter as many times as you like, but you're asked to provide a newly designed project.
5. We will choose one winner randomly from the list of players, who will receive the prize provided by the sponsor. In addition, the authors of the four most impressive creations will be awarded the Winner and Top 3 awards.
We will announce the winners on Wednesday.
6. Above all, have fun - and be inspired!

Happy creating!
The CASE Study Design Team