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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

#131 - Back to School - 26th August, 2015

 # Opportunity for a Free Digital Paper with this week's challenge#
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The Crafter's Cafe Challenge was estalished 6 years ago by Tracey Malnofski on the ning network.  And then moved to a blog.  To those who have been following us all that time and to new followers we hope you like the new format.  And next week we are


*******MOVING TO TWICE A MONTH***********

Hello and welcome to another challenge at The Crafter's Cafe.

 This is our last weekly challenge, from the 1st September we are moving to twice a month challenges,
giving you all extra time to enter our challenges. 

The challenge will run on the 1st and 15th of each month.  

And just to help you with your projects, there will be a sneak peak page, 
where future challenge themes will be listed.  

We look forward to seeing everyone back on the 1st September for our next challenge.

Now, let's take a look at last week's winners as picked by random.org

 winner of the My Stitch Back in Twine prize



Winner of the Robyn's Fetish Digistamps prize


Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject, mentione which prize you have won.
Don't forget to take  your badge from the side bar..



Top 3 in numerical order





Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.


Our Sponsor for this week is

http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.com.au/

The Design Team were given peices of the "A Touch of Class Kit" for their projects.
Additionally,Lisa will be offering up a free paper from the set for anyone who wants a little incentive to play along.  that freebie will be available on this post:
http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.com/2015/08/im-sponsoringthe-crafters-cafe.html




 INTRODUCING OUR DESIGN TEAM 
The last 2members of our Design Team



Alex
http://prettypaperandinkyfingers.blogspot.co.uk/
Alex is our Sponsor Co-Ordinator, it isAlex you contact if you have been lucky enough to  be chosen by Random.org as the winner of a challenge.  Alex has been on the Design Team for a sometime now and shares wonderful inspiration through our challenges.

Cass
http://casscreatingnow.blogspot.com.au/

Lucky Last would be me.  I am the Team Co-ordinator, and I am so looking forward to working with the other 14 members of our Design Team.  Roll on next week.  Remember Tuesday 1st September.


And the theme for this week is Back to School
The Design Team all used pieces from the "A Touch of Class Kit"

Now for a look at some DT inspiration

Barb



CG
Gale



Wednesday, August 19, 2015

#130 - Shaped Cards - 19th August, 2015



Hi everyone, hope you have all had an amazing week doing what you love.
Scroll down to meet some more members of our Design Team.

Let's look at last week's winner as picked by random.org


Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject and don't forget to take  your badge from the side bar..



Top 3 in numerical order

#7 Larissa 
 

  #15 LauW
 

 #16 Anna


Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.


Onto this weeks challenge

We have two Sponsors for this week:




 INTRODUCING OUR DESIGN TEAM 
4 more wonderful designers to introduce this week 

CG
CG is a current member of our Team who brings wonderful inspiration for eveyone.

Fiona
Fiona has been with The Crafter's Cafe for a long time and 
always has beautiful inspiration to share.

Theresa


Tina

Teresa and Tina are the last of our new members to be introduced,
come back on1st September to see their inspiration.


Now for a look at some DT inspiration



 Alex using My Stitch - Dreamy Darcee

 
Amy using Katie Reading


Cass using Crafting Darcee


Shireen using Painting Flowers




Wednesday, August 12, 2015

# 129 - The Great Outdoors - 12 August, 2015



Hi everyone, hope you have all had an amazing week doing what you love.

Let's look at last week's winner as picked by random.org


Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject and don't forget to take  your badge from the side bar..


Top 3 in numerical order
Art By Miran Azalea

Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.




 INTRODUCING 4 MORE MEMBERS OF OUR DESIGN TEAM 
Please check out their blogs
This week we have

Shireen
Shireen has been on the Design Team for a while now giving us wonder inspiration.

Amy
 http://aocreations.blogspot.com
 Amy, is another current member who has been giving us lots of inspiration


Heather
landofstamping.wordpress.com


Heather is joining us 1st September, make sure who come back to see her inspiration.

Alicia
 http://sassycardsbyalicia.blogspot.com/
Alicia, is another new member on our DT, check baqck 1st Septenber to see her inspiration

 Onto this weeks challenge
THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Our Sponsor for this week is

 



Now for a look at some DT inspiration


Barb - Using Toadstool Elf
Carol using Toadstool Elf and Adriana's Owl
CG Toadstool Elf
Fiona using Toadstool Elf
Gale using Adriana's Owl


Wednesday, August 5, 2015

#128 - Use some Torn Paper - 5 August, 2015




Hi everyone, Have you all had an amazing week creating, our Northern Hemisphere friends, are probably outside enjoying the warm weather, for those of us in the Southern Hemisphere, inside trying to keep warm.

We have some great news at the Cafe this week.  
6 new team members are joining the Design Team commencing Tuesday, 1 September.  

Yes!!!! that's right Tuesday 1st September.  From next month The Crafter's Cafe Challenge is going to be bi-monthly.  We will have great Sponsors and great challenges on the 1st and 15th of every month.

So looking forward to seeing you all here on those dates mark them in your diary 1st and 15th.

Let's look at last week's winner as picked by random.org


Congratulations.  Please email Alex at alexcturner09@yahoo.co.uk to claim your prize.  Please put Crafter's Cafe Challenge Winner in the subject and don't forget to take  your badge from the side bar..


Top 3 in numerical order


Congratulations.  Please take your Top 3 badge from the side bar.


 INTRODUCING OUR DESIGN TEAM 
Over the next 4 weeks we will be introducing our new Design Team Members and reintroducing those members that have been inspiring you at The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog for sometime.
 Please check out their blogs, you are sure to find lots of inspiration.
 
Barb
Barb has been giving us lots of inspiration for a while at the Crafter's Cafe

Gale
Gale has also been on the Design Team for a while giving us lots of inspiration.

aNNie
Welcome to aNNie, one of our new members who will be bringing lots of
 inspiration commencing 1st September.

Rebecca
Welcome to another new member, catch up with her inspiration commencing 1st September.

This weeks challenge is sponsored by




And the theme for this week is Torn Paper


And this weeks inspiration

Alex using Beehive

Amy using Jewel

Cass using Ally and Beeble

Shireen using Dripping Heart with Rose