Saturday, 7 December 2019

CHNC challenge 467


Lovely to see so many festive entries again this week. Getting Christmas designs done is urgent now. 
We're looking forward to seeing your festive designs this week.


Before I tell you about this week's challenge, I need to let you know the winner of challenge 466:

Please note that my email to send to is craftyhazelnut@gmail.com





Number 68: Meghan K, with this lovely card:


Congratulations, Meghan. Please email me at craftyhazelnut@gmail.com with your full name and address so I can post your Love to craft festive fun papers.



Please note that winner needs to claim the prize by 21 December (2 weeks)

Every CHNC challenge is 'anything goes as long as it's Christmas', which will, hopefully, encourage as many crafters as possible to join in with their festive creations. However, there will always be an optional theme, which this week is 'quick and easy'. I want to stress that this is purely optional.
Challenge 467:

anything goes as long as it's Christmas
optional theme: quick and easy

Every week a prize is given to a randomly chosen winner - this is the prize I'm giving this week:

Love to craft
vintage Noel 6" x 6" paper pad
8 designs
30 sheets

Here are the designs from myself and the rest of my wonderful team - I am so grateful to them for sharing their lovely designs:



Now it's over to you. You can use any materials, any techniques - it's anything goes as long as it's Christmas, with the optional theme of 'quick and easy'.

We look forward to seeing what you come up with for this challenge - please add a link to your blog post (not your blog, but the actual post where your creation can be found) by 20:00 UK time Friday 13 December 2019. Please include a link to this blogpost within the post for your creation.

You can enter as many times as you wish and also link to any other challenges that allow you to do so, but new work only, please.

A new challenge will be set on Saturday 14 December 2019 at 09:00 UK time.

Please add your link to linky tools. If by any chance it disappears, please leave a comment with the link to your blog post and I will make sure it is added.

If you haven't done so already, please become a follower and grab my bright pink button to post on your sidebar and help continue to spread the word about this challenge blog - thank you.

Please also consider going to CHNC Facebook page and clicking 'like' if you haven't done so already and encourage your friends to do the same.


I also run a challenge blog called Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - anything goes as long as you use some patterned paper - with a randomly chosen prize winner every month. Please click on the link to find out more. If you have used patterned paper for your Christmas creation, please enter it there too. And please be aware that the Patterned Paper Challenge is not restricted to Christmas - it is for any occasions as long as some patterned paper has been used.

Thank you for your support
We look forward to seeing your entries

Saturday, 30 November 2019

CHNC challenge 466


Sorry for the problems with linky ... out of my control ... it seems to be OK now. I've added all the entries that were left in comments. Thanks for your patience.

Lovely to see so many festive entries again this week - Wow! over 200! This is the time to really get on with those Christmas items before it gets too late!


We're looking forward to seeing your festive designs this week.


Before I tell you about this week's challenge, I need to let you know the winner of challenge 465:



Please note that my email to send to is craftyhazelnut@gmail.com




Number 151: Wilma, with this lovely card:



Congratulations, Wilma. Please email me at craftyhazelnut@gmail.com with your full name and address so I can post your Docrafts Papermania Capsule collection papers.




Please note that winner needs to claim the prize by 14 December (2 weeks)


Every CHNC challenge is 'anything goes as long as it's Christmas', which will, hopefully, encourage as many crafters as possible to join in with their festive creations. However, there will always be an optional theme, which this week is 'things with wings'. I want to stress that this is purely optional.
Challenge 466:

anything goes as long as it's Christmas
optional theme: things with wings

Every week a prize is given to a randomly chosen winner - this is the prize I'm giving this week:


Love to craft
festive fun 6" x 6" paper pad
8 designs
30 sheets

Here are the designs from myself and the rest of my wonderful team - I am so grateful to them for sharing their lovely designs:

Now it's over to you. You can use any materials, any techniques - it's anything goes as long as it's Christmas, with the optional theme of 'things with wings'.

We look forward to seeing what you come up with for this challenge - please add a link to your blog post (not your blog, but the actual post where your creation can be found) by 20:00 UK time Friday 6 December 2019. Please include a link to this blogpost within the post for your creation.

You can enter as many times as you wish and also link to any other challenges that allow you to do so, but new work only, please.

A new challenge will be set on Saturday 7 December 2019 at 09:00 UK time.

Please add your link to linky tools. If by any chance it disappears, please leave a comment with the link to your blog post and I will make sure it is added.

If you haven't done so already, please become a follower and grab my bright pink button to post on your sidebar and help continue to spread the word about this challenge blog - thank you.

Please also consider going to CHNC Facebook page and clicking 'like' if you haven't done so already and encourage your friends to do the same.


I also run a challenge blog called Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - anything goes as long as you use some patterned paper - with a randomly chosen prize winner every month. Please click on the link to find out more. If you have used patterned paper for your Christmas creation, please enter it there too. And please be aware that the Patterned Paper Challenge is not restricted to Christmas - it is for any occasions as long as some patterned paper has been used.

Thank you for your support
We look forward to seeing your entries

Saturday, 23 November 2019

CHNC challenge 465


Lovely to see so many festive entries again this week - 174 altogether! It is evident that so many are really getting down to making their Christmas designs before it gets any nearer and panic sets in - so lovely to see them all.

We're looking forward to seeing your festive designs this week.

Before I tell you about this week's challenge, I need to let you know the winner of challenge 464:


Please note that my email to send to is craftyhazelnut@gmail.com




Number 61: Inny, with this lovely card:


Congratulations, Inny. Please email me at craftyhazelnut@gmail.com with your full name and address so I can post your Bo Bunny Father Christmas stamps.

Please note that winner needs to claim the prize by 7 December (2 weeks)

Every CHNC challenge is 'anything goes as long as it's Christmas', which will, hopefully, encourage as many crafters as possible to join in with their festive creations. However, there will always be an optional theme, which this week is 'something beginning with the letter R'. I want to stress that this is purely optional.

Challenge 465:

anything goes as long as it's Christmas
optional theme: something beginning with the letter R

Every week a prize is given to a randomly chosen winner - this is the prize I'm giving this week:


Docrafts Papermania Capsule collection
Spots & stripes > pastels
6 x 6 paper pack
2 x 16 designs

Here are the designs from myself and the rest of my wonderful team - I am so grateful to them for sharing their lovely designs:



R for red and robin

Helen
rectangle, ribbon and red

Lisbeth
r for rabbit and reindeer

Myrna
R is for Reindeer

Susan

R is for Reindeer


Now it's over to you. You can use any materials, any techniques - it's anything goes as long as it's Christmas, with the optional theme of 'something beginning with the letter R'.

We look forward to seeing what you come up with for this challenge - please add a link to your blog post (not your blog, but the actual post where your creation can be found) by 20:00 UK time Friday 29 November 2019. Please include a link to this blogpost within the post for your creation.

You can enter as many times as you wish and also link to any other challenges that allow you to do so, but new work only, please.

A new challenge will be set on Saturday 30 November 2019 at 09:00 UK time.

Please add your link to linky tools. If by any chance it disappears, please leave a comment with the link to your blog post and I will make sure it is added.

If you haven't done so already, please become a follower and grab my bright pink button to post on your sidebar and help continue to spread the word about this challenge blog - thank you.

Please also consider going to CHNC Facebook page and clicking 'like' if you haven't done so already and encourage your friends to do the same.


I also run a challenge blog called Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - anything goes as long as you use some patterned paper - with a randomly chosen prize winner every month. Please click on the link to find out more. If you have used patterned paper for your Christmas creation, please enter it there too. And please be aware that the Patterned Paper Challenge is not restricted to Christmas - it is for any occasions as long as some patterned paper has been used.

Thank you for your support
We look forward to seeing your entries

Saturday, 16 November 2019

CHNC challenge 464


Lovely to see so many festive entries again this week. It is evident that so many are really getting down to making their Christmas designs before it gets any nearer and panic begins to set in - so lovely to see them all.

We're looking forward to seeing your festive designs this week.

Before I tell you about this week's challenge, I need to let you know the winner of challenge 463:


Please note that my email to send to is craftyhazelnut@gmail.com




Number 46:Karen Finkle, with this lovely tag:


Congratulations, Karen. Please email me at craftyhazelnut@gmail.com with your full name and address so I can post your Kaisercraft Vintage Believe clear stamps.

Please note that winner needs to claim the prize by 30 November (2 weeks)

Every CHNC challenge is 'anything goes as long as it's Christmas', which will, hopefully, encourage as many crafters as possible to join in with their festive creations. However, there will always be an optional theme, which this week is 'use some glitter'. I want to stress that this is purely optional.
Challenge 464:

anything goes as long as it's Christmas
optional theme: use some glitter

Every week a prize is given to a randomly chosen winner - this is the prize I'm giving this week:


Bo Bunny
Father Christmas
clear stamps

Here are the designs from myself and the rest of my wonderful team - I am so grateful to them for sharing their lovely designs:

Cass

Catherine

Claudia


Fiona



Lisbeth



Now it's over to you. You can use any materials, any techniques - it's anything goes as long as it's Christmas, with the optional theme of 'use some glitter'.

We look forward to seeing what you come up with for this challenge - please add a link to your blog post (not your blog, but the actual post where your creation can be found) by 20:00 UK time Friday 22 November 2019. Please include a link to this blogpost within the post for your creation.

You can enter as many times as you wish and also link to any other challenges that allow you to do so, but new work only, please.

A new challenge will be set on Saturday 23 November 2019 at 09:00 UK time.

Please add your link to linky tools. If by any chance it disappears, please leave a comment with the link to your blog post and I will make sure it is added.

If you haven't done so already, please become a follower and grab my bright pink button to post on your sidebar and help continue to spread the word about this challenge blog - thank you.

Please also consider going to CHNC Facebook page and clicking 'like' if you haven't done so already and encourage your friends to do the same.


I also run a challenge blog called Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - anything goes as long as you use some patterned paper - with a randomly chosen prize winner every month. Please click on the link to find out more. If you have used patterned paper for your Christmas creation, please enter it there too. And please be aware that the Patterned Paper Challenge is not restricted to Christmas - it is for any occasions as long as some patterned paper has been used.

Thank you for your support
We look forward to seeing your entries