Monday, October 28, 2013

Challenge #89 ~ Halloween

Happy Monday!
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 
"Artist Trading Card Challenge" last week.

We had a fantastic turnout with so many amazing submissions showcasing ATC's! The team and I had an awesome time visiting your blogs to see your creativity in action! Fabulous Job!!!


Last week, we welcomed two NEW Designers to our Team. This week I am sad to say Goodbye to two Fabulous Designers who have pretty much been with me from the beginning! Wishing you only the best on your next adventures Sandra Carey and Deanne Clark-Saunders!!

You both will be greatly missed and I thank you from the bottom of my heart for being a part of the team here at Love to Create!! May your future bring you much happiness and opportunities to share your wonderful talent!!


A Huge "Big" Thank You to last weeks Sponsors 

A Day for Daisies

The Winner of a $12.00 Gift Certificate is ... 

# 10 Rutscht 

Congratulations !!

Di's Digi Downloads

The Winner of a $10.00 Gift Certificate is ... 

# 1 Aurane 


Please send an email to 
with Challenge #88 WINNER in the subject line so that we can get your prize information sent to you.
You have until November 11th to claim your prize!
Our NEW Winner's Badge will be emailed to you with the prize information.

Our TOP 5 PICKS for this week are ...

#4 Christina 
#7 Christy Sugiarto
#15 Paper Whims
#2 Melissa Sunshine Honeybee
#14 Letisha's Cards 

Please send an email to 
with Challenge #88 TOP 5 in the subject line so that we can send you
our NEW TOP 5 Badge.

A BIG HUGE Thank You to everyone who played along with us last week!
You are ALL Winners in our eyes!!!


Our Fabulous Sponsor for this weeks
 Halloween Challenge is

Stamp Fairy
Stamp Fairy officially launched on November 5th 2010. Gerda Burghardt, artist and owner, creates cute and whimsical digital images for the young and old, inspired by her life, love and 4 cute cats. You will find adorable teddies bears, young boys and girls, fuzzy little bunnies and whimsical critters. Please visit the store and browse StampFairy’s wonderful images. We hope StampFairy’s images inspire YOUR creativity.

This week's PRIZE is ...

Please join us in Welcoming our Guest Designer this week!!


I'm a crafter living in Baltimore, Maryland, with my husband, a green iguana, and two unusually-large Miniature Schnauzers. I'm very lucky to have found the online creative community, and I just love visiting blogs by crafters around the world.

CG's spooktacular card using Barry Halloween

Please stop by CG's Blog to see all of her fabulous designs,
and leave her some love!

We also have two Special Guest Designers joining us this week!

Stamp Fairy Designer Annette
Barry Spooky Bats and Barry Halloween

Stamp Fairy Designer Larissa
Mimi Halloween

NOW for some inspiration by our Amazing Designers!

Barry Spooky Bats

Barry Halloween

Barry Halloween

Barry Spooky Bats and Barry Halloween

Barry Halloween

Barry Halloween

Barry Spooky Bats

Barry Halloween

Barry HalloweenBarry Spooky Bats,

Barry Halloween

Barry Spooky Bats

Barry Halloween

Our Guest Designer spots are presently filled through the end of 2013.
We are starting a waiting list for 2014.
WINNERS & NON-WINNERS please send an e-mail to ...
if you are interested! Good Luck!!!

To play along with this weeks Challenge PLEASE post a direct LINK to your blog post of the card/project using the INKLINKZ below, and LINK back to our Challenge from your Blog. You can join in as many other challenges as you like along with our challenge. However, you can only enter our challenge a MAXIMUM of three (3) times per Challenge.

Please DO NOT back-link to cards/projects that you have previously posted!

We hope you will join us this week!!!
Crafty Hugs' ... Love to Create Design Team


  1. Wow, what gorgeous projects! Many thanks for letting me guest design! Best, CG

  2. Congrats to the winners.
    Goodbye Sandra and Deanne.
    Wow everyone your creations are magical. TFS.
    Crafty hugs

  3. Thanks for selecting my ATC in Top 5. Noticed the challenge # is incorrect at top of this post. It indicates challenge #28 when it is challenge 89.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  4. Thanks!!! I've thoroughly enjoyed EVERY minute of the last 1 1/2 years here!!! Thanks for the wonderful memories!!!

  5. Wow the DT cards are GORGEOUS. Thanks so much to everyone for showcasing the Stampfairy images so beautifully.

  6. Super cute design team samples. Thank you for the Halloween challenge this week. My favorite holiday!

  7. Fantastic DT creations! Thanks for the fun Halloween challenge!

  8. Fabulous creations from you girls!!

    Love them all.


  9. Really cute cards and projects. Thank you for the challenge.

  10. Hey Jackie n Ruza,
    I've tried a couple times to email my pic, bio n project, but for some reason my email isn't sending or forwarding. I've put all the info on my blog if you can get it that way. (don't know if you can. Hope it works out.
    Pam D


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