Friday, December 2, 2016

Just Add Ink #339..."Sketch"

Hello and welcome to our new challenge at Just Add Ink. 

This week Narelle has created this beautifully clean sketch for us all to use. 
It gives you plenty of scope for variety whether you are making a Christmas card or other theme and you can use it as is or flip it - so we really look forward to see how you will use it in your crafting this week :-)



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.
  • 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, December 1, 2016

Just Add Ink #338.....Winners!

Hello everyone,

It's time to share the winners of our Inspiration challenge!

A big thank you to everyone who joined in - we really enjoyed seeing the varied elements that inspired you from this week's photo. The design team had a hard time choosing their favourites but the votes are in and this week our winner is Lou Sims for her soft and beautiful creation.

 

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

Glorious use of colour, and colouring and embossing techniques.

Gorgeous colours, and lots of lovely texture used to create this sweet underwater scene.

Layers of ink and embossing and vibrant watercoloring bring this detailed underwater scene to life.




Congratulations!

Here is your badge to wear on your blog.

Honorable Mentions for this week go to -


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

So very lovely & whimsical!!!

Wonderful deep colours and layered stamping.

 Such depth of colour, and I love the subtle stamping that doesn't detract from the vibrant sponged panel.


Trina P 


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

Super cute Christmas card.

Such a sweet design and perfect masking.

 This quirky Christmoose tree card is beautifully coloured and just tickled my funny bone.


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Friday, November 25, 2016

Just Add Ink #338..."Inspiration"

Hello! 
Welcome to the new Just Add Ink challenge. This week its time to Just Add Inspiration. Jan has picked an image overflowing with colour for us this week. You can use the colours, objects or patterns you see in the image to inspire your project. These are always fun challenges and we look forward to seeing what great projects you come up with!


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.
  • 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, November 24, 2016

Just Add Ink #337....Winners

Hello there,
well it's Thursday (the last one of November) and that means it's time to announce the Just Add Ink winner! How wonderful to see so many people enjoying our new Just Choose Two challenge and I can tell you the design team really enjoyed seeing all the great entries you posted for us. It's never easy but we had to pick just one to be the winner and this week Laurie was our top choice with this unique Christmas card.



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

The delicate wreath and bow are so eye-catching; a beautifully composed card.

I love the all those cute holiday elements together for a great personalised card!

Beautiful CAS card with a personalised touch.

Congratulations!


Here is your badge to wear on your blog.


Honorable Mentions for this week go to -

Cindy Major



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

These beautiful gift bags and packaging are gifts in themselves!

Such a fabulous collection of packaging!

Cindy's gift bags are so super cute and just perfect for little Christmas gifts.


The Purple Muse



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

Tammy's die cut is absolutely gorgeous and the patterned paper behind it really makes it shine.

Balanced design with a lovely combination of paper & die cuts.

A great way to combine both the die cuts and patterned papers.


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Friday, November 18, 2016

Just Add Ink #337..."Just Choose Two"


Happy Friday folks!....Here is this weeks new Just Add Ink challenge.

Thanks to Kim, we have a brand new challenge concept this week and one we hope you will enjoy creating for, as much as the design team did.

We have given you 3 element options to play with, "Doily-Diecut or Designer Paper".
To be eligible for the vote, we want you to "Choose Two" and add them to your project.

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.
  • 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, November 17, 2016

Just Add Ink #336...Winners!

Hey there! It's time to share our "Top pick" & HM's for this weeks colour challenge.

We had some lovely entries using this weeks colours and narrowing it down was as always, a difficult process! But the votes are in and the design teams choice for "Top pick" goes to.....



jai-336-colourchallenge-dolallycrafts

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

Karen has used the challenge colours really beautifully on this elegant card.

Delicate watercoloring, swirls and splatter make this a feast for the eyes. 

 Lovely soft shimmery watercolouring.




Congratulations!

Here is your badge to wear on your blog.

Honorable Mentions for this week go to -

Teresa



Lovely card, a great layout.

stunning use of the colours and such a pretty design.

 Love this whimsical card


Jo



A stunning, lush bouquet and a beautiful balance of the colours.

 A well put together bouquet, very pretty.

Gorgeous card ... Jo has made it look like these colours are made to go together!



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


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