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, 3 October 2015

Halloween With Crafty Calendar Challenge

Hi everyone Sue J here and welcome to our challenge for October which is 'Halloween' !!!! but first I must announce the winner of our September challenge 'Anything Goes' and our DT's Top 3 picks!! what an amazing amount of entries we had and we would like to thank you all for supporting our challenge. The winner as picked by Random.org is :- #256 Dawn Frost!!! 

Congratulations Dawn a beautiful card and if you would contact me at Susanne2@sky.com and I will arrange your prize and please take your winners badge from the side bar to display on your blog! ...now onto the DT's Top 3

Congrats everyone!!I must apologise for the standard of the Top 3 winners pictures of their cards but I think blogger wasn't having a good day today!!!  please take your badge from our sidebar to display on your blog! Okay let's get down to business the theme this month is Halloween and we are sponsored by the fab Di's Di
gitals  and the prize is a $12 voucher to use at her store...go take a look there are some fab digi's!!!
This can be any type of craft...cards, scrapbook pages, altered items, a sewing project, handmade gifts...if you made it and it fits our theme then come let us see what you have created!

Here is some inspiration from our fab Design Team!!!!



Please link your blog post and not your blog back to Crafty Calendar Challenge...you can enter up to 3 times and the challenge will close at 8pm on October 28th...now it's over to you!!! we can't wait to see your fab creations..Good Luck!!!

Sue J, Jo L  and the Crafty Calendar Girls xxx

Saturday, 5 September 2015

Anything Goes.....and meet our new Calendar Girls!

Hi friends,  welcome to Crafty Calendar's September challenge!
It's Jo here today with lots to get through......but first we'd like to thank you all
for entering our August bingo challenge. So many gorgeous entries, you make it
 very difficult for us to choose a favourite!
With that in mind, we use Random.org to choose a winner & this month that winner is:
#70 Debra......that's you!
Congratulations....your card is beautiful! If you would like to email Sue at
Susanne2@sky.com we can arrange for you to receive your prize and if
you would like to please take the winner's badge from the sidebar.

And now for the Top 3:
#2 Stacey

#44 Natascha

#92 Katie
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Congratulations ladies......gorgeous creations from all of you....thanks so much
for entering our challenges & feel free to take the Top 3 badge from
the sidebar.......and we hope to see you again this month.

Now before we get to this month's challenge Sue & I would like to say thanks
to all of you who applied to our Dt call, we have 5 new teamies so let me
 introduce you to our new Calendar Girls....I'm sure they'd love you to stop by
 their blogs and say Hi!
First up we have Bev, you can visit her at......Bev's Craft Space
Katrina can be found over at......Katrina's Crafting Blog
Rebecca/Bex/Miss B can usually be found at......Rebecca's Craft Corner
Gale has a corner too......Gale's Stamping Corner
and last but not least Chris can be found at......and here's one I made earlier

Thanks for joining us ladies, we're so happy to have you!

So onto the challenge for September and the theme this time is
We're sponsored by the fabulous Robyn's Fetish offering 3 stamps of choice
to the lucky winner!

Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps And More, a division of I Did It Creations, was created and is owned by Robyn Weinrib. Robyn offers a wonderful variety of digital stamps and digital papers, designed to meet the needs of all digital paper crafting addicts for every occasion.

Robyn kindly gave the Dt some images, here's our creations:
Sue J





Sue P

Bev L



Phew, that was a long post....thanks for sticking with me!
Here's a few reminders....please link to your blog post, not just your blog and link
 back to Crafty Calendar Challenge in your post. You can enter up to 3 times &
 the challenge will close at 8pm on September 28th.

Now it's over to you......looking forward to seeing your creations!
Jo, Sue & the Crafty Calendar girls

Saturday, 1 August 2015

Crafty Calendar Challenge - Bingo!!!

Hi everyone and welcome to another Crafty Calendar Challenge!!! It's Sue here with our challenge for August and the theme this month is Bingo!!! But first a huge thank you to everyone who entered our 'Christmas In July' challenge we had the most fabulous creations and such a hard time choosing our Top 3!!!
It's time to choose the winner from last month and thankfully Random.org does that job

And the winner is with this gorgeous card ....
#30 - Jane Savage!!!!

Congrats it's absolutely beautiful and if you email me at Susanne2@sky.com I will get your prize sent off to you..there is a winners badge in the sidebar for you to put on your blog and a huge thank you to our very own Jo L for the fab prize of a Christmas goodie bag!!!

Now to the Top 3 picks...
# 4 -Ellibelle

Congratulations it was such a hard choice they were all stunning entries and please feel free to take a Top 3 winners badge from the sidebar to put on your blogs! and thanks so much for entering the challenge

Ok let's get down to business and the theme of this month's challenge is Bingo and we are sponsored by the fabulous That Craft Place and the winner will receive 3 digi stamps


This can be any type of craft as long as you follow the theme..you can have vertically..diagonally..even a full house LOL!! so come on join in the fun and let us see your fab creations everyone. Before we see the Design Teams great makes for this month we have to say a sad farewell to Betty one of our DT she has sadly had to leave us but we want to thank her for all her hard work and her contribution to our challenge blog.  We wish to thank everyone for answering our call to be on our Design Team and we will be getting in touch very soon ..so onto the teams makes for this month .....

Using Middle Row - Die Cuts.Krafts & Blue

Using Vertical Row - Pink..Die Cuts..Stitching (Real/Faux)


Using diagonal Pink, Kraft, Button & first vertical Pink, Diecut, Stitching


Using die cuts, kraft & Blue

Sue P

Using Pink Die Cuts & Stitching 

Now its over to you! We can't wait to see your creations!

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 28th August at 8pm and the winner will be announced at the same time as the new challenge starts.

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

Take Care, Sue  and the Crafty Calendar Girls xxxxxxxxxxx