Welcome to the Crafty Calendar Challenge. Our challenges start on the first Saturday of every month. Please come and Join us, you might even win a prize from one of our monthly sponsors! Happy Crafting!

Saturday 4 May 2013

Crafty Calendar May Challenge - Blooms and Blossoms!

Welcome everyone to Mays Challenge!

Thank You so much for all the gorgeous creations last month! Sorry if we didn't get round everyone to comment. Each entry as always is entered into our random prize draw.

As many of you know we have been holding a DT Call. What a amazing bunch of girls applied so Thank You! Our new DT Members will be receive a email later on today and hopefully get our new Design Team posted here tomorrow. 
Thanks again to everyone that entered! 

Ok now onto the prize winner from last month.
The winner, chosen at random, of the 3 digis from MilkCoffee is.....drum roll....

Congrats Debbie, Your gift bag is gorgeous! If you email me at lynne.h72@sky.com I will get your prize organised for you! Please feel free to wear our winners badge on your blog, you will find it in the side bar.

Now our Top 3 as voted for by our Design Team!

# 63 - Jo L 

#21 - Nadell

# 67 - Desire Fourie
Wow Girls Those cards are stunning. Thank You so much for joining in with our challenge!!

(i am having trouble with my Top 3 badge so watch out for it and you can add it once i get it sorted!)

Now onto the new challenge!

The theme for this challenge is ....

Blooms and Blossoms

Lets see all your creations blossom using all your flowery elements!

Our Sponsor for this challenge is ..

The winner will be able to choose 3 digi stamps from the Heather Ellis Store!
Please pop over to the store to check out the cute images she has available!

Here is the Design Teams cards using Heathers images from the Pure Innocence Range!

Now its over to you! We can't wait to see your creations! 
We do try to get round to commenting on all the entries but over the past few months we have not been getting round everyone. We do look at each and every entry and all are entered for a shot at winning our prize!

Here is the usual reminders.....

Please make sure you leave a link to your blog post and not just your blog and that 'Crafty Calendar Challenge' is linked in your post. Please only link to new entries as it isn't fair to back link to older posts.

 Any cards linked not meeting the above requirements will be removed and you will not be eligible for any of the fantastic prizes offered by our sponsors!

Also please remember that only 3 entires per person will be accepted 

This challenge will close on Friday 31st  May at 8pm and the winner will be announced the following day when the new challenge is posted. 

Thank You so much for taking part....we really do appreciate and love seeing your creations month after month!


  1. Thank you so much for picking my gift bag as the winner.I have emailed you.Gorgeous creations this month from all the DT - inspiring.Hugs Debbie x

  2. Gorgeous DT creations, I love those cute images.
    Thank you for a fabulous challenge
    Sue xx

  3. Oh wow what an honour to have benn chosen as one of the top three. Thank you so much. Huge congrats also to my fellow top three and the winner. Also thank you to the design team for their inspirational creations.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  4. Hi its me again. Do you perhaps have a Top 3 BADGE I could display on my blog. Would love to have one. Thanks so much.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}
    Email: desiref@iafrica.com

  5. Wohoo ... Thank you for choosing my card in your top 3!!!

    Hugs Nadell

  6. What fab cards by the team. Love the adorable images. Thanks so much for a great challenge.

  7. Gorgeous creations by the DT! Thanks for the fabulous challenges. I love your blog. So pretty!! Have a great week! Hugs, Gloria


  8. Beautiful DT designs and thank you for a great challenge..Hugs Lozzy x

  9. Gorgeous DT work. Thank you for the "blooms & blossoms" challenge. It was fun!

  10. The DT has made some awesome cards for this challenge!!! Thanks so much for doing the challenges! Congrats to the winners.

  11. Awesome DT inspirations.
    Thanks for a fun challenge.

  12. Thanks for a fun challenge and great inspiration cards!! I really LOVE Heather Ellis and the Pure Innocence digis. :) :) :) What a FAB prize for sure!!! :) :) ~~Nicole~~

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Thanks so much for entering this months challenge! We look forward to seeing your fabulous creations!