Thursday, 12 October 2017

Challenge #94

Hello There,

We all loved your cards for our last challenge and want to thank you all for helping us raise awareness of Breast Cancer and the importance of checking yourself-have you done this??

Now we have our:

 'Home Sweet Home' photo challenge for you.

Here is our photo:


Great photo! We all loved it and found so much in it to inspire us.

What will you go with?

Our sponsors for this challenge are STAMPlorations and the winner will get a $10 gift voucher to use in their amazing store.


 Our Guest Designer for this challenge is the very creative Janet. Here Janet is in her studio-check that out...who is jealous!!


 Her blog Swanlady Impressions is a delight to visit and we urge you to take a browse-you will love what you see. We are honoured to have Janet join us for this challenge.

Now lets see what Janet and our Design Team have created to inspire you:

Using Sponsor Stamp  Celebrate Artsy



Gerrina
Using sponsor stencil Confetti Circles, die For the birds and stamp Trendy Birds 2



Lisa
Using Sponsor stamps Thankful for Autumn



Stephanie



Now it is your turn to take some TIME OUT and join in the fun-you have until Wed 25th Oct 25th BST.



Thursday, 5 October 2017

Challenge #93 Reminder

Hi friends of TIME OUT!

We are here with a quick post to remind you of our current challenge:

Breast Cancer Awareness and/or Friendship

CAS-ual Fridays Stamps is sponsoring this challenge with two fabulous prizes. Click HERE for the original challenge post and all the prize info!


Let's have a look at second round of DT cards. Our guest designer this time is the talented Yulia from Scrap-Horse Blog. When you visit her blog, you'll be amazed of her scrapbooking layouts and artsy cards!

Guest Designer


using sponsor stamps Pretty Posies


using sponsor stamps Casual Comfort


using sponsor stamps Word Ribbon


using sponsor stamps Calm and Gentle


using sponsor stamps Breathe



I hope you are as inspired by this challenge as we have been! Now it's your turn to take TIME OUT and craft... Link up your cards HERE!





Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Winners #92

Hi friends!

We are here to announce the winners of our previous challenge where we were Inspired by Words 

Paint The Flying Spirit Of The Birds Rather than its Feathers

This challenge was sponsored by Happy Little Stampers and our winner, voted by the DT, will receive a $15 voucher to their store. 


Top at Taking TIME OUT is



Congratulations! We'd like to invite you to guest design in a future challenge: please contact Nonni at nonniscards@gmail.com within one week if you'd like to join us. For your sponsor prize, please contact Kylie at kyliepurtell@gmail.com, also within one week. Here's our badge for your blog:


Then the Honourable Mentions!



Unfortunately I couldn't copy her card here but click on the link to Instagram and have a look! 

Well done, ladies! Here's our badge for your blogs:


Congratulations again to all winners! We'll be back tomorrow with a second round of DT cards for our current Breast Cancer Awareness and/or Friendship challenge. Until then: remember to take TIME OUT and craft! 


Thursday, 28 September 2017

Challenge #93 Breast Cancer Awereness and/or Friendship

Hello friends of TIME OUT!

We have a very special, important challenge for you... Sponsored by CAS-ual Fridays Stamps


The next fortnight we try to help raise awareness of Breast Cancer. Breast Cancer Awareness month starts in a few days and we want to remind you of how important it is to do a monthly check-it takes 5 mins -if you are not sure how, check this link here

You can also make Friendship-themed projects for this challenge and if you use the color PINK you have a change to win a randomly drawn special price! The overall winner of this challenge will receive a $25 voucher to CAS-ual Fridays Stamps store so we have two prices for grabs! 

Our guest designer this time is Yulia from Scrap-Horse blog. Yulia is super talented both with cards and with scrapbooking -if you are new to her blog, do pay her a visit and leave some crafty love! 



Let's have a look what kind of cards our DT has made for your inspiration. 

Guest Designer
Translation of Yulia's sentiment: "There is no one better than you"


Using sponsor stamps Word Ribbon


Using sponsor stamps Be


Using sponsor stamps Mon Ami



Using sponsor stamps Be


Using sponsor stamps Be






I hope you are as inspired by this challenge as we are! Now it's your turn to take TIME OUT and craft, this challenge runs until Wednesday 5 pm, 11th of October. We can't wait to see what you create for us!








Thursday, 21 September 2017

Reminder #92

Hello,

We are here to remind you that there is still time to join in our 'Inspired by Words' challenge and our words are:

Paint The Flying Spirit Of The Birds Rather than its Feathers

You can choose any of these words or just one to inspire you to create.

This challenge is sponsored by the amazing Happy Little Stampers-the winner will get $15 to use in their store.

Happy Little Stampers

The very creative and inspiring Carol is joining us as our Guest Designer with some more inspiration.

Lets see what Carol and the Design Team have created:











Stunning cards, as always!

We hope these inspired you to play along.

The challenge closes at 5pm BST next Wednesday 27th September.

Take some Time Out before then and join in the fun!

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Winners #91

Hello Friends of Time Out

Time to announce the winners of our CASE challenge.

We were CASEing the wonderful Bev, the designer and owner of Uniko.

What an amazing gallery of cards! We are so pleased that Bev inspired you all to play along.

Winner and Top at Taking Time Out is:



Congratulations Janet, your card is a stunner. To redeem your prize please email bev@uniko.co.uk, within one week.
We would like to invite you to join us as our Guest Designer for a future challenge, please contact Sandie at sandiesandie16@gmail.com, for details.
Here is our badge for your blog:


And the following got 'Honours at taking Time Out'

#21 Maryam



#24 Kimberly



#32 Helen


Congratulations and here is our badge for your blog:


There is still time to join in our 'Inspired by Words' challenge and our words are:

Paint The Flying Spirit Of The Birds Rather than its Feathers

Use any of these words or the whole phrase to inspire you. 
Check out the details here and then come back tomorrow for more inspiration from our DT

Have a fun day xx

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Challenge #92

Hello There,

Time for a new challenge at TIME OUT and today we are here to celebrate 'World Dot Day'

I can hear you all saying....What is this??

Basically it is a day that celebrates creativity and the potential it has for us all. It is based around a children's picture book by Peter H. Reynolds.If you want to know more about this check out this link here.

We thought our 'Inspired by Words' challenge was a great way for us all to celebrate creativity and chose a phrase we hope helps your creativity soar!

Here it is:

Paint The Flying Spirit Of The Birds Rather than its Feathers

Don't forget you can use any of these words to inspire you or the whole phrase.

So ready to create??? 

Our sponsors for this challenge are the fabulous Happy Little Stampers and the winner of this challenge will get a $15 gift voucher.

 Happy Little Stampers

Our Guest Designer for this challenge is the very talented Carol.


I am sure many of you know Carol and her blog Just M:c. Carol is not only an amazing designer but also supports so many of us in our community. Her words of encouragement are always a joy to read and thank you Carol for this-it is appreciated by so many. We are so pleased to have you designing with us for this challenge.


Now lets see how Carol and the DT are celebrating creativity:




Jill



Anita






Time now for you to take some TIME OUT and celebrate creativity with us!