Friday, August 17, 2018

Just Add Ink #422..."Choose Two"



Happy Friday everyone and welcome to our new challenge at Just Add Ink!

This week we have a fun and textural challenge for you suggested by Rochelle. 
You can Choose Two of the Three Embossing options above - that is Embossing Powder, an Embossing Folder or Embossing Paste for use in your projects this week. 
We would love to see which are your favourites so please include in your blog post which items you've chosen :-)

Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...










JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Colour Challenges: Please use "ONLY" the challenge colours or as close as possible when creating your project. (Black-White-Vanilla & Metallics may also be added)
  • Alphabet Challenges: Please comment in your post exactly what your "Alphabet" element is.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.




Thursday, August 16, 2018

Just Add Ink #421....Winners!

A big thank you to everyone who joined us for our sketch challenge. We really enjoyed popping by your blogs to see your interpretations and all the various themes and colours you used.

The design team votes are in and it's time to announce this week's Top Pick and HM's.

This week's Top Pick goes to Christine from Scrapacrolles for her gorgeous, layered creation.




Here is what some of the design team had to say...

Wow - so many wonderful elements!

Such a vibrant, arty card that uses the sketch perfectly.

Stunning use of layers and elements, fab use of the sketch!


Congratulations!

Here is your badge to wear on your blog.




Honourable Mentions this week go to -




Here's what some of the design team had to say...

A lush, rich and gorgeous Christmas card.

Absolutely beautiful use of products and the sketch! The copper detail is so pretty.

Love how Cindy added a watercoloured focal to finish this beautiful lush and vintage feeling card.



Jan Clothier


Here's what some of the design team had to say...

Gorgeous, classic Christmas card

A lovely festive use of texture and the sketch.

Such an elegant and texture rich Christmas card!



Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.



Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!

Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge

Friday, August 10, 2018

Just Add Ink #421..."Sketch"

Happy Friday everyone another gusty chilly week has blown by and it's time to relax and have some fun with the new Just Add Ink challenge! This week Narelle has a lovely sketch for us to work with. We look forward to seeing what beautiful projects you make with it. Here's the sketch.



Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...















JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Colour Challenges: Please use "ONLY" the challenge colours or as close as possible when creating your project. (Black-White-Vanilla & Metallics may also be added)
  • Alphabet Challenges: Please comment in your post exactly what your "Alphabet" element is.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.





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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Just Add Ink #420...Winners

Hello there,
the Just Add Ink design team really enjoyed looking at all the beautiful projects you shared with us this week using Nikki's colourful inspiration picture. However, there can only be one winner and this week our winner is YoonYoungKim with this vibrant stencilled design.



Here is what some of the design team had to say...

Wow! That background is amazing! Love the delicate details added too.

The bright, rainbow spiral of colour is a fun take on the inspiration picture. Love the contrast of the vellum and white letters against those bright colours.

Stunning stencilled rainbow background. Such a vibrant and fun creation.


Congratulations!




Here is your badge to wear on your blog.





Honourable Mentions this week go to -



Here's what some of the design team had to say...

Her use of colour on the city scene is awesome.

Fun use of colour, on a quick card. 

Love the multicoloured cityscape for this beautiful CAS card 


AnnChuangCrafts


Here's what some of the design team had to say...

Love the rainbow of big bright colour!

Beautiful rainbow wreaths and fun sentiments. 

Just love the vibrant pops of colour of her modern rainbow wreaths!



Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.





Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!

Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge

Friday, August 3, 2018

Just Add Ink #420..."Inspiration"

Good Morning JAI friends.
Before we get onto the challenge chat for this week, we would like to say a special farewell to the lovely, talented and oh so funny Chloe Evans. We will definitely miss her talent and contributions to JAI, but wish her all the best and much love always!

So now onto the challenge!  This week we have a colourful rainbow bloom to get you inspired...and as you can see by the gorgeous array of design team projects, it's fun, colourful and the possibilities are endless.

We hope this rainbow of happy will see you grabbing your supplies and joining us and don't forget to share a link back here in your post.



Photo by Sharon Pittaway on Unsplash



Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...























JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Colour Challenges: Please use "ONLY" the challenge colours or as close as possible when creating your project. (Black-White-Vanilla & Metallics may also be added)
  • Alphabet Challenges: Please comment in your post exactly what your "Alphabet" element is.
  • Choose Two Challenges: Please comment in your post which of the "Two" elements you chose.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.





Thursday, August 2, 2018

Just Add Ink #419...Winners!


It's time to share our Top Picks & HM's for this weeks fun twist challenge!

We had some really fun and creative entries for this one and really enjoyed popping over to your blogs to see your "Twist" elements. Thanks to everyone that joined us this week, we always appreciate you playing along and inspiring us as well.

Well, the votes have been tallied and this week our Top Pick is Michelle with her creative sunflower "Twist".

Michelle



Here is what some of the design team had to say...

A fun way to put a twist on a stamp set!

Bold & fun. Love the overlapped leaf-petals creating a clever & pretty look.

Very clever use of the leaf stamp to create something not so obvious!

Congratulations!

Here is your badge to wear on your blog.




Honourable Mentions this week go to -



Here's what some of the design team had to say...

 I love Betty's idea of creating a bold background using a small tag stamp. Such a vibrant Christmas card!

Such a vibrant Christmas card! I love the idea of creating a  background using a tag stamp. 

Bright fun and very creative, this is a great twist element.


Nicole



Here's what some of the design team had to say...

This floral stamp wreath looks amazingly at home on the wooden door.

A beautiful Chrissie card. Perfect use of Painted Harvest for the wreath!

Unique shaped Wreath, a wonderful Christmas card. 


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.





Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!

Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge

Friday, July 27, 2018

Just Add Ink #419...Just Add A "Twist"

So here we are again, at that time of the week, Friday, for another Just Add Ink challenge and don't you just love the diversity of our challenges...the team come up with some great ideas to inspire us to create...and this week is no exception with Kelly's suggestion of.....


When suggesting this, Kelly's idea was to Use something in a way that it wasn't intended.  For example, use a Christmas Stamp Set to create a Birthday card.  

Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...

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JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.