Saturday, 5 August 2017

A Gem of a Challenge, Children's Special Summer chall.

If you are looking for the Children's  
Summer Holiday/Vacation
Please click this link HERE

Challenge #200 "Birthday Wishes"

Happy Saturday everyone we have a new chall theme starting for you today,
but first many thanks for your stunning takes on our last chall..

The  lucky prize winner chosen by Random.org is...

Thats you 40. jenimc with this super cute Christmas card..


Please email me Christine at nanaseaside60@hotmail.co.uk to claim your Prize
(Subject heading "Chall Winner"  You have 2wks to claim your prize) 


The Top 3 winners chosen  by Christine  (ME)  I was the host..for your takes on "Christmas in July" this was really hard as ALL your Crimbo cards were stunning..

5. Nicola Gold


20. MARLENE


45. Margreet


Please take our NEW WINNERS & TOP 3 badge from the Side bar..

Congratulations to all our Winners

Our New Challenge this wk is 

"Birthday Wishes"

(We all need Birthday cards so lets see yours..)
ANY image Stamped OR Digi is allowed on your creation.




Our Prize for one lucky winner is 

2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits
OR one of each (no sets or sentiment sets)  
of the winners choice from  

Our hostess for this chall is Talented Teamie  Katie 

Don't forget that all of the images and some of the products used
 are available HERE  at Pink Gem Designs 


And here is some inspiration for you from The PINKS TEAM 

Katie  Chall Hostess








Our very special young crafty guest daughter of Lisa J.
using Fairy Chloe



Gorgeous creations teamies..  
Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the cards shown here and leave them a comment...

Closing date for entries - 6pm   (UK time)  Thursday 17th Aug. 2017

Happy Crafting,
Christine  & The Team


Saturday, 29 July 2017

A Gem of a Challenge, Children's Special Summer chall.

Happy Saturday folks we have a NEW Special Challenge just for Children.
Get your kiddos involved in Card making on some not so nice sunny days..

The theme for this Special chall is 

Summer Holiday/Vacation
Anything the children enjoying doing while on their Summer  break. 
It could be the Beach/Camping/ Walking/Gardening/Playing in the park
just a few ideas for you to think about..


ANY Image Stamped OR Digi may be used 
You may enter as many times as you like each one has to be a NEW CARD.

The CARD should be blogged OR for this Special chall. Face Book entries are allowed, 
plz link up with Inlinkz at the bottom of the post & also mention/Link A Gem of a Chall 
in your FB page or Blog page.. Obviously children wont have a blog Mom/Aunt/Friend 
could do this for them..just have some fun with Card making..



There are three Prize category's  ages which are  

Up to 6 yrs. 
6yrs + to 10 yrs. 
10yrs + to 16yrs..

The prizes from Pink Gem Designs are 
2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits OR one of each 
(no sets or sentiment sets) 
of the winners choice ..


We have some very special Inspiration to share with you from 
some young up & coming crafters..

Chloe J (age 7) 
Is the Daughter of Lisa J 


Mia- Lottie   (aged 4yrs. 2months ) 
is the G/daughter of  Christine   (aka nanaseaside.)



Is the daughter of a good friend of Marianne 


Ronnie aged 8
 is the son of Kelly Lloyd 


Huge thanks to our young crafters for their stunning Inspiration..
please hop over & leave these young crafters an encouraging comm..

If you need some Inspirational image to look at checkout the
Andy/Chloe ones, there are LOTS more @ Pink Gem Designs

This Special chall will run from July 29th to Aug 25th.
 6 pm UK GMT..Winners will be announced Sun.27th.
Good Luck everyone..


If anyone would like to enter via Face Book for this 
Children's Special Summer chall. 
click our Face book badge 

Pink Gem Designs





Saturday, 22 July 2017

Challenge #199 Christmas in July

Happy Saturday everyone we have a new chall theme starting for you today, 
but 1st we have to say goodbye to one of our long term DT Gemsters ,
Sue  has found it hard to catch up with crafting after her eye surgery..
Thank you for all your gorgeous work we will miss you xxxx

 Many thanks for your stunning takes on our Animals  chall.


The lucky prize winner chosen by Random Org is...

Thats you  31. Jacky - Paddington Fan with this stunning Baby Bear creation
  

Please email me Christine at nanaseaside60@hotmail.co.uk 
(Subject heading) "A Gem of a chall Winner"  You have 2wks to claim your prize) 




The Top 3 winners chosen  by Pamela  as she was our host..for your takes on "Animals"

3. Paperesse
Happy Summer card featuring Digi Web Studio Porky's Backyard BBQ digistamp, by Paperesse.

113. Carol S


120. Rosina


Please e-mail me Christine at nanaseaside60@hotmail.co.uk  to claim your badge..... 

Congratulations to all our Winners

Our New Challenge this wk is 

Christmas in July

ANY image Stamped OR Digi is allowed on your creation.

Our hostess for this chall is Talented Teamie Christine


Prize from Pink Gem Designs  is
2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits OR one of each 
(no sets or sentiment sets) 
of the winners choice..


Don't forget that all of the images and some of the products used are available HERE  at Pink Gem Designs


And here is some inspiration for you from The GEMS TEAM  
who have been using some of the NEW Christmas products..


Christine chall hostess 
Using Snow Men trio digi stamp   & Merry & Bright papers





using Snow Friends




Michelle 
using Snow Friends


Marianne  


 Gorgeous creations teamies..  
Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the cards shown here and leave them a comment...

Closing date for entries - 6pm (UK time)  Thursday Aug 3rd 2017

Happy Crafting,
Christine  & The Team



Saturday, 8 July 2017

Challenge #198 "Animals"

Happy Saturday everyone we have a new chall theme starting for you today, 
many thanks for your stunning takes on our Summer colours..


The  lucky prize winner chosen by Random.org is...

Thats you 68. Angela P. with this stunning Summer fun colours creation
  
Please email me Christine at nanaseaside60@hotmail.co.uk to claim your Prize
(Subject heading "Chall Winner"  You have 2wks to claim your prize) 


The Top 3 winners chosen  by Michelle as she was our host..for your takes on "Summer Colours"
10. Lisa Lynn


26. Andrea W


83. jenimc


*Please e-mail me Christine at nanaseaside60@hotmail.co.uk  to claim your badge..... 


Congratulations to all our Winners

Our New Challenge this wk is 

***ANIMALS***

ANY image Stamped OR Digi is allowed on your creation.


Our hostess for this chall is Talented Teamie Pamela 



The prize from Pink Gem Designs is 
2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits OR one of each 
(no sets or sentiment sets) 
of the winners choice ..


Don't forget that all of the images and some of the products used are available HERE  at Pink Gem Designs


And here is some inspiration for you from The PINKS TEAM 
and a VERY special Guest Designer who will be joining in from time to time Chloe J
 Lisa J daughter is a super young crafter . Please hop over to Lisa J blog & leave some love..


Pamela  (chall hostess)




Katie 







Marianne



Christine  



Lisa J



Special Guest Designer 
Chloe J (aged 7) 


Gorgeous creations teamies..  
Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the 
cards shown here and leave them a comment...

Closing date for entries - 6pm   (UK time)  Thursday 20th July 2017

Happy Crafting,
Christine  & The Team


Saturday, 24 June 2017

Challenge #197 "Summer Colours"

Happy Saturday everyone are we all enjoying the Summer weather? 
We have a new chall theme starting for you today, but 1st many thanks for your stunning takes on our last chall.


The lucky prize winner chosen by Random Org is...

 Thats you  28. Cathymac with this stunning Wedding creation.
  
Please email me Christine at nanaseaside60@hotmail.co.uk 
(Subject heading) "A Gem of a chall Winner"  You have 2wks to claim your prize) 




The Top 3 winners chosen  by Marianne as she was our host for your takes on "Wedding or Anniversary "

13. Rainey's Craft Room


18. Keti's Projects


33. Repolainen

*Please e-mail me Christine at nanaseaside60@hotmail.co.uk  to 
claim your Top 3 badge..... 


Congratulations to all our Winners


Our New Challenge this wk is 

"SUMMER COLOURS"

ANY image Stamped OR Digi is allowed on your creation.

Our hostess for this chall is Talented Teamie Michelle


Prize from Pink Gem Designs  is
2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits OR one of each 
(no sets or sentiment sets) 
of the winners choice..


Don't forget that all of the images and some of the products used are available 

HERE  at Pink Gem Designs


And here is some inspiration for you from The GEMS TEAM  

Michelle chall hostess 







 Gorgeous creations teamies..  
Please visit our designer's individual blogs for full details of all the cards shown here and leave them a comment...

Closing date for entries - 6pm (UK time)  Thursday July 6th.. 2017

Happy Crafting,
Christine  & The Team