Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Challenges For Days - Tuesday List

This list is just a guide so please check the rules on the challenge blogs to be sure your entry qualifies. We will be adding new challenges as we find them - if you are involved in a challenge, or know of one we've missed and would like to see it listed, please leave us a link in the comments box.

Hope you have a crafty week, Bev x

CASology  - Open, SW, W - #221 - Cure
Cardz 4 Guyz   - Open, E3, JFF, T3 - #143 - A Kinetic Card
City Crafter  - Open, SW, W - #335 - Hallo-wee'en (Hallowe'en or Hello)
Crafty Sentiments - Open, E3, RW, T3, W - Anything Goes
Die Cuttin' Divas - MU, RW, T3, W - #289 - Hallowe'en
Digi Choosday Challenge (Polkadoodles) - Open, E2, RW. T3, W  - #43 - Anything Goes 
Everybody Art Challenge - Open, RW, W - #386 - Tealight
Outlawz Colour Challenge  - Must sign in, MU Color combo & Twist, E1, RW monthly - Tic Tac Toe Colour challenge (see below) - twist project MUST include a pumpkin - die cut or image
Paper Minutes - Open, W - #458 - Digital World
Passion for ProMarkers - MU, RW, T3, W - #369 - Picture Inspiration (see below) must use at least 2 colours
Shopping Our Stash - Open, OE12, T3, W - #275 - Three Trees
Through The Craft Room Door - Open, E2, W - Always Anything Goes 
Try Stampin' On Tuesday - #294 - Sketch (see below) - optional technique paper piercing
Tuesday Morning Sketches - Open, RW, W -  #375 Always a Sketch (see below)
Tuesday Throwdown - Open, must stamp, E3 (E2 Anything goes), RW, T3, W, - #317 - Add a Border

Fortnightly (every 2 weeks) 
A Snowflakes Promise - 2W, E3, Must be Christmas/Winter Themed - (W2 of 2) #31 - Anything Goes - optional theme of seasons
Cards and More - Open, must stamp, OE4, RW, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2)  #170 - Hallowe'en
Cuttlebug Mania - MU manual machines, E3, SW, T2, 2W -  (W2 of 2) Spooky
Fairy Tale Challenge - Open, NO digi stamps, SW, 2W (W1 of 2) #154 - Monochromatic
Hand Stamped Sentiments - Open, SWs, 2W - (W2 of 2) #249 - Sketch (see below)
Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge - Open, RW, T3, Must be Christmas, 2W - (W2 of 2) #83 - Snow or snowmen
Ike's World Challenge Blog  - CU (extra entry), 3E, 2W (W1 of 2) #75 - Spooky!
Lemon Shortbread Challenge - Open, E3, No Digital Projects, 2W (W1 of 2) Always Anything Goes
Magnolia-Licious Challenge - MU (see challenge rules), E3, 2W - Moved to Saturday until New Year
{Pin}spirational - Open, SW, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) #177 Always Picture Inspiration (see below)
Retro Rubber Challenge Blog - Open, SW, 5RU, JFF,  2W, Older Stamps and it's age (W1 of 2) #50 - Fall Colours
Sassy Cheryl's Digi Stamps - MU, RW, on FaceBook, 2W - On FaceBook, MUST join to see & participate in Challenges
Some Odd Girl - MU, RW, SW, on FaceBook, 2W - On FaceBook
The Cat's Pajamas - Open, CU, 2W - (W1 of 2) #326 - Tags
Tiddly Inks Challenge - MU, 2SW - (W2 of 2)  #193 - Spookalicious
Try it on Tuesday - Open, OE4, RW, T5, 2W - (W1 of 2) Hand Made by You

High Hopes Rubber Stamps - MU, E3, M - (October) Leave a Comment &/or leave a FB comment 
Our Daily Bread - CU for T3, MU to win, RW, T3, M - (October) Colour Challenge (see below)
The Sketch File - Open, JFF, M - (October) Always a Sketch Challenge (see below) 
Unicorn Challenge Blog - Open, E3, RW, CW, DT T3, M - (October) #14 pretty pinks or Hallowe'en
Creates and Makes Challenge Blog - (was Mausoleum of the Damned) - Open, E3, RW, T3, M  #5 Anything Goes/optional use ribbon or lace

Monday, 24 October 2016

Challenges for Days ~ Monday Challenges

We'd love to have some help on Challenges for Days! We can always use helpers as we would like to expand what our list offers, so, if you have a bit of time to spare, please check out the details on  'Join our happy band' page and either leave us a message or email Zoe.  

Below you'll find all the Monday Challenges we know of and follow. Please do check that your entry qualifies for any challenge you enter, we might have missed a significant factor in our guide.

If you would like to tell us about a challenge, or change of rules please leave a comment below so we can check your site and grab the details. Thank you SO much for using Challenges for Days ~

HAPPY Monday  ~ Christi

Atlantic Hearts Sketch - Open, T3, W -  #183, Always a Sketch (see below) 
Bitten By The Bug 2 - MU Cricut, JFF, W - Football (USA or European style)
Crafting From The Heart Open, E3, SW, W, MF - Always Anything Goes 
Craft Your Passion - Open, E3, SW, W - Always Anything Goes 
From The Heart Stamps (I {heart} Card Sketches)- MU, JFF, W -  On Break
Heart 2 Heart - MU CTMH Products, T10, W -  Jeepers Creepers
I Am The Diva - JFF, see Blog for Tangle or String to use, W. - See Site each week for Tangle or String to use.  
Merry Monday Christmas Challenge - Open, Must be Christmas, SW, Hon Mentions, W - #219, Birds 
Mojo Monday - Open, W - #471, Always a Sketch (see below)
Muse Card Club - Cards Only, MF, Comment on 3 other submissions, Vote on at least 3 other submissions, SW, T3 voted on, W - Always use Muse Card for Inspiration (see below)  
Outlawz Greetings - Open, Must sign in, E1, RW monthly - Animal Antics
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Open, E5, RW, Tlist, W -  Autumn
Take A Word - Open, JFF, W -  Music
Use Your Stuff - Open, JFF, W - #239, TBA

Fortnightly/2 Weekly
Artistic Inspirations - Open, comment & follow, JFF, E3, SW, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) - #166, Anything Goes
Aurora Wings - (CU for 3E), 1E, SW, RW, T3,2W - (W2 of 2) - #38, Anything Goes
Cards in Envy - Open, E3, SW, T3, 2W - (W2 of 2) - Purple & Green
Crafty Boots - CU (double entry in draw), RW, 2W - (W1 of 2) - In the Pink
Crafty Cardmakers - Open, EO14, SW, T5, 2W - (W2 of 2) - #175, Things That Go Bump in the Night
Dream Valley Challenges Open, OE10, RW, 2W - (W1 of 2) - #143, One for the Girls
Fantabulous Cricut - MU, E1, RW, 2W - (W1 of 2) - #288, Fright Night 
Get Creative Challenges - Open, E3, SW, 2W - (W2 of 2) #50, Black & Orange
House Mouse - MU, MF, SW, 2W (W2 of 2) - #228, Shape it Up w/ a House Mouse Image
Incy Wincy Open, E5, RW, T3, 2W (W2 of 2) - Inspired by Your Favorite Candy (sweets)
Karleigh Sue Digi Stamps Open, MF, E3, OE15, T3, SW, (W* of *) - On FaceBook MUST Join
Lawnscaping Challenge - Open, E3, OE2, SW, T3, 2W - (W2 of 2) - #140, Color Challenge (see below)
Make My Monday - Open, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) - #33, I Put a Spell on You
Marker Pop Moved to Friday's List
Melonheadz Friends - CU (UE and AG). Otherwise, E2, RW, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) - All About Pumpkins
Ooh La La Creations - CU, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) - #216, Tiny Tots
Scrapbook Stamp Society - CU, Must Stamp, T3, E3, 2W- (W1 of 2) - #103, Anything Goes w/ the option of the Color Orange
Stamps & Fun - Open, JFF, 2W - (W2 of 2) - #287, Halloween
The Crazy Challenge - Open, E4, RW, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) - #234, Getting Cozy
The Paper Girls - Open, MF, E3, RW (prizes only to North American continent), 2W - (W2 of 2) - #114, Halloween

House of Cards - Open, OE9, SW, M - (October) - Create a Gatefold Card and/or Use Colors (see below)
Lost Coast Portal to Creativity  - MF, Prizes vary according to number of entries - (October) #29, Scary or Weird
My Besties UK - MU, SW, M - (October) - Anything Goes or Halloween
Path of Positivity - Open, Voted winners, M - (October) - #40, Confidence
SUYP Cat Challenge - MUST include cats, Open, RW, M (October) - #11, Meowloween
STAMPloration - Open, RW, T3, M (October) -  Stamps & Sponging and/or Sketch (see below)
The Paper Nest Dolls - CU to be in Random Draw, E2, RW, T3, M - (October) - Always Anything Goes
UnstampaBelles - Open, NO STAMPING, E3, RW, T1, M  - (October) #62, Outside Your Comfort Zone TWIST: Have a Different Edge
Whoopsi Daisy - MU a Digi or Image/Element/Paper from a CD, E2 (CU E3), RW, T3, M - (October) - Die Cuts & Punches

Starts 2nd Monday of the Month
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Open, 3E, Must be Cute, SW, T3 (September) - #104, Five of a Kind

Sunday, 23 October 2016

Challenges for Days - Sunday List

Please note that this is just a guide and be sure to visit each site to ensure you have all the rules for each challenge.

Do you know of a challenge that isn't on our list? Please email Zoe (zoechaos@icloud.com) and let us know!! 

Lastly, please always double check the challenge site for rules & more information. Thank you; every Design Team we know will appreciate it.

Amusing Challenges - CU (double entry to draw), No Digis, E2, RW, W - Halloween
Christmas Card Challenges - CU, Open, T3, SW, W - Anything Goes but MUST be Christmas - Optional:  TBA
Come and Get It - Open, E2, T3, RW, W - Humorous
Cupcake Inspirations - Open, T5, E3, W - Always a photo inspiration (See below) 
Glitter 'n Sparkle - Open, E3, T3, RW, W - Black and Purple
Left of Center - Open but not Mainstream, SW, T3 - Halloween
Outlawz CAS - Open, Must sign in, MU CAS, E1, RW - Ombre
Pixie's Crafty Workshop - E1, RW, top 3 shares, W - Anything Goes but MUST use snippets
Retro Sketches - Open, OE3, T8, JFF, W - Always a sketch (See below)
Robyn's Fetish - Open, E3, T3, RW, W - Anything but a Card for Halloween
Sunday Post Card - Open, 6" x 4" postcards only, JFF, W - Ghosts and Goblins
The Paper Players - Open, OE4 - Colors/Sketch (See below)
AAA Cards Open, CAS, E3, SW (W1 of 2) - Masculine
Addicted to Stamps Open, Must Stamp, T3 (W1 of 2) - Lots of Layers
CAS on Sunday Open, Must be CAS, E1, SW (W2 of 2) - Halloween
CD Sunday Open, MU something from a CD, T3 (W2 of 2) - Paws
Colour Your World (Lacy Sunshine) - Open, E3, T3, Must follow, Hand colored image (W1 of 2) - Anything Goes
The Craft Barn Open, RW, W, MU theme (W1 of 2) - Fireworks
The Craft Barn Open, RW, pick a word beginning with letter given & use for project + use dictionary definition in project (W2 of 2) -  "V"
Crafting When We Can Open, E2, OE5, T3, SW (W2 of 2) - No Square Cards

Dragonfly Journeys - Open, E5 (W2 of 2) - Trick or Treat
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Open, Must follow, E3, T3, RW (W2 of 2) - Anything Goes 
Love To Create Open, T3, RW (UK only) (W1 of 2) - Always Anything Mixed Media 

Magnolia-licious - MU, E3, RW (W1 of 2) - Anything Goes
MarkerPOP - MU product they carry, OE10, W, T3, RW (W1 of 2) - Halloween
One Stitch At A Time Open, E3 if not using their images, T3, RW (W2 of 2) - Halloween Colors
Paper Artsy Open, OE1, RW (W2 of 2) - Squares and Grids
Pile It On Open, T3, RW (W2 of 2) - Food/Drink

Stella Says Sketch - Open, CU, E3, T3, RW (W2 of 2) - Sketch (See Below)
Sunday Stamps - Open (must stamp), 1 top pick from each DT (W1 of 2) - Sketch/Colors - see below


613 Avenue Create - Open, E3, T3, SW, W - (Oct) - Anything Goes; optional Green & Gold
Angie's Digital Stamps - Open, 1st Sunday to last Friday, E3, Follow, RW, T3 - (Oct) - Always Anything Goes 
The Corrosive Challenge Open, E3, T6, SW, M - (Oct) - Pink for Awareness
Delicious Doodles - Open, E3, M - (Oct) - Halloween
Dragonfly Dreams Open, SW, M - (Oct) - Monochrome
Fashionable Stamping Open, Must Rubber Stamp, T3, SW, M - (to Nov 12) - Trees
Great Impressions CU, E1, T5, RW, SW, M - (Oct) - Anything Goes
Just for Fun Rubber Stamps MU rubber stamps, JFF Stamp to win, E3, OE5,
 M -  (Oct) - See Below
Lasting Memories Layouts SB Layouts Only, T3, M - (Oct) - Orange, Brown, & Red
Mixed Media World Open, Mixed Media, 2nd Sunday, SW, T3 (Oct) - Assemblage/ Altered Art
Penny Black and More Open, No Digis, E3, T3, RW, M - (Oct) - (See below)
Stamping Sensations Open, Must Stamp, Digi OK, OE6, E3, T3, SW, M - (Oct) - Autumn
STAMPlorations Mixed Media - Open, No Cards, Must stencil, Use site graphic in post, SW, TP, M - (Oct) - Always Anything Mixed Media Goes

Saturday, 22 October 2016

Challenges for Days - Saturday List

This list is just a guide so please check the rules on the challenge blogs to be sure your entry qualifies.  We will be adding new challenges as we find them - -if you are involved in a challenge, or know of one we've missed and would like to see it listed, please leave us a link in the comments box.

52 Christmas Throwdown - Open must be Christmas, OE10, Top honour, honourable mentions - Embossing Dry or Heat + DT Call
Allsorts - Open, E3, RW, T5, W - Sparkle and Shine
Catch the Bug - MU, E3, RW - Colour, see below
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - Open must be Christmas, RW, W - Use a Sentiment
Crazy 4 Challenges - Open, E1, JFF -  Bees and Bugs
Hiding in my Craft-room - Open, E3, RW monthly, W - Any Holiday
Jo's Scrap Shack - Open, E3, RW, W - Anything Goes
Just us Girls - Open, W - Picture Week, See Below
Kraftin' Kimmie - CU to win, RW, W - Halloween
Less is More - Open must be CAS, OE5, T3, W  - Acetate or Vellum
MFP - Open, E3, RW, T2, W - Colour, see below
Outlawz PAM - Open, Must sign in, E1, W theme w/ RW monthly - Flower Power
Sweet Stampin' - Open must stamp, E2, Monthly Draw - Favourite Colour Combo
Sketch Saturday -  W, E3,  - Sketch, see below
The Challenge (Always playing with Paper) - Open, SW, T3, W - Inspiration, see below

Addicted to CAS - Open, 2W, SW,T3, E2, OE10 - (W2 of 2) - Coffee
A Gem of a Challenge - Open, RW, T3, (W2 of 2) - Inspiration, see below
Always Use Rubber - Open (must stamp), T3 monthly winner (W1 of 2) - Winter and/or Spring
Crafting with Dragonflies - Open, T3, (W2 of 2) - Lets go Floral
Di's Digi Designs - CU (entry into special draw), E3, RW, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) Halloween and or Colours Orange, Black, Green, & Purple
Fantasy Stampers  - MU Stamps (no Digis), E3, JFF, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) Halloween Fun
Inkspirational - Open, 2W, JFF,T3 - (W1 of 2) - Black + 1
My Sheri Crafts - Open, RW, E3, 2W - (W1 of 2) Creepy Crawley
My Time To Craft  - Open, JFF, T3 2W - (W! of 2) TBA
Send a Smile 4 Kids - must be for Children, SW, T3, 2W - (W2 of 2) Celebration Cards for Kids
Sisterhood of the Snarky Stampers - Open, OE10 (W2 of 2) - D is for Day of the Dead
The Pencil Case - MU hand colouring, E2, RW, T3, 2W - (W1 of 2) Anything Goes

Blog Studio 75 - CU, E3, M - (October) Rustic Style
Crafty Calendar - Open, Must Follow, E3, SW, T3, M - (October) Halloween
Penny Black Saturday - MU, RW, M - (October) Autumn/Fall Colours
Scrapper's Delights - Open, E3, RW, M - (October) Anything Goes

Inspiration Picture/Sketch Challenges

Weekly Challenges

Catch the Bug

October Sketch


Have Fun