Thursday, May 25, 2017

Just Add Ink #360...Winners

Hello there,
yes it's that time of the week! Time to announce our Winner and HM's for last week's sketch challenge. Narelle gave us an awesome sketch and clearly you thought so too from the gorgeous entries we had. Thanks for joining us ! As usual it was a challenge to pick a winner. However, in the end we picked Mel as this week's winner for her arty textured travel album cover.



Here's what some of the design team had to say..

I love the grunge & texture Mel has created in what is otherwise a simple design.

Wonderful card depicting a wonderful memory and her post is heartwarming.

Lovely textures and colours create a great distressed card.


Congratulations!


Here is your badge to wear on your blog.


Honorable Mentions for this week go to -

Deepti Aggarwal


Here's what some of the design team had to say...

This card is such a cutie. Deepti has done an amazing job with her use of colours and layers.

Oh my! How adorable!

Cute, creative use of the sketch.

Jodene



Here's what some of the design team had to say..

Super cute and stunningly coloured!

Amazing colouring in a super cute but CAS design.

Stunning colouring and beautiful soft colours...Love this!


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.


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Friday, May 19, 2017

Just Add Ink #360..."Sketch"

Happy Friday everyone!

It's time to share a fun new challenge here at Just Add Ink. This week Narelle has given us a lovely sketch to create with and as you can see by the design team samples, it was easy and fun!

We would love you to have a play and share with us your take on the sketch!



Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...

JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.



Thursday, May 18, 2017

Just Add Ink #359....Winners!

Hey there!...It's time to announce our Top Pick and HM's for our lovely inspiration challenge. We had so many pretty entries and loved seeing your interpretations...So thanks so much for joining us!

The design team votes are in and our "Top Pick" for this week is Stef with her gorgeous watercoloured card!


Here is what some of the design team had to say...

Stef Perry



Here's what some of the design team had to say...

A gorgeous bloom and her background elements make for a stunning card!

 Her card is a beautiful homage to the Inspiration photo.

Vibrant watercoloring makes Stefs bloom just glow!


Congratulations!



Here is your badge to wear on your blog.



Honourable Mentions for this week go to -

Liz Gross



Here's what some of the design team had to say...

 Love the translation of the inspiration picture to a card front, soft & beautiful!

Stunning card, love how the flower pops off the page.

I love how her sweet posy pops against the dreamy background.




Here's what some of the design team had to say...

 Her watercolouring is beautiful and love the simple single flower.

Jo has coloured her flower so beautifully.

 very pretty water colour flower.


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.


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Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!


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Friday, May 12, 2017

Just Add Ink #359..."Inspiration"

Welcome to the next Just Add Ink Challenge......
We find Inspiration for what we create from many places.  I often see great colour combo ideas when clothes shopping.  I'm sure we all also find inspiration in magazines or advertising.  The Just Add Ink Challenge this week falls into this category.  Our Inspirational photo has been provided by Kim.
Use this picture to inspire your crafty projects this week, you could use the shapes, colours or picture that you see to make a card, 3D project or Scrapbook layout.


Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...

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JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.




Thursday, May 11, 2017

Just Add Ink # 358 Winners!

It was lovely to see all the Just Add Stitching projects that you created this week.   It just shows that there are so many ways we can add embellishments such as Stitching to our projects.  
Thank you all for participating.  

Our Top Pick this week is Deanne K for this beautiful floral card.


Here is what some of the design team had to say...

"The eye for detail and the coloring is outstanding"

"Wow! I love the vibrant colours with the elegance of gold embossing in the mix!"

"Stitching is the perfect accent to this vibrant gleaming flower brimming card!"

Congratulations!



Here is your badge to wear on your blog.



Honourable Mentions for this week go to -

Michelle Bala


Here's what some of the design team had to say...

"This lovely creation really catches the eye with its bold cluster of colour and elements"

"Fabulous colour combo with those bold and funky images"

" I love these funky florals and the yellow/grey colour scheme Michelle has created with!"



Glenda


Here's what some of the design team had to say...

"A fabulous use of stitching on her sun flower card"

"The detail in this stitched flower is just astonishing. I loved Glenda's use of different colours too"

"We asked for stitching and Glenda gave us a beautifully hand-stitched flower!"


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.


Don't forget to come back at midnight to check out our next challenge!

Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!


Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge

Friday, May 5, 2017

Just Add Ink #358..."Just Add Stitching"

Happy Friday everyone and welcome to a new challenge at Just Add Ink.

This week Rochelle has suggested that we add "Stitching" to our projects. 
There are lots of fun and creative options for you to choose from - hand and / or machine stitching, as well as stitched dies and any other way that you'd like to add the theme of stitching to your projects. 

We hope that you can join us and enjoy creating for this challenge as much as the design team has done :-)




Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...


JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.



Thursday, May 4, 2017

Just Add Ink #357...Winners!

Hello there, 

A big thank you to everyone that joined with us for last week's colour challenge.
We really enjoyed seeing the many and wonderful ways that you were inspired to use them and the fabulous projects that you all created.

But there can only be one winner and this week's Top Pick goes to Jari for her scrumptious cupcake creation.




Here is what some of the design team had to say...

Great use, and balance, of colour and embellishments. Love this card!

 I just love Jari's background watercolouring, and sprinkles. Such a sweet card (pun intended)!

 Fresh, fun & super cute! Love the sweet background detail and pretty watercolour base.

Congratulations!



Here is your badge to wear on your blog.



Honourable Mentions for this week go to -

Jo Mo


Here's what some of the design team had to say...

Gorgeous use of the colours and love all the tiny flowers.

 Striking use of the colours, while maintaining a feminine theme.

The depth of colour on the panel is so striking and perfect to highlight the heart.



Heiki Bastelotti


Here's what some of the design team had to say...

Such a fun layout!

 Love this fun page, great embellishments.

 Love how these colours work for a scrapbook page!


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.


Don't forget to come back at midnight to check out our next challenge!

Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!


Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge