Friday, June 14, 2024

Just Add Ink #706...Inspiration!

Welcome to another fun Just Add Ink Challenge.......For those that love stripes, this is the Challenge for you!   It's time to get creative.    Kerry has suggested this Inspiration Challenge and as you can see there are lots of options to be inspired by!


Photo Credit: https://www.pinterest.com.au/ladybasilinspiringcolors/

 

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

Karen Rogers


Kerry Parkinson


Jan McQueen


Chantell Randall


Joanne Stubbings


Anne Alexander



Did you know we have an Instagram acc? We’d love to see your projects over there too. So once you’ve entered the challenge here on the blog (by adding your project to our gallery via the "Mr Linky" below) head over to Insta and tag us in your post using #justaddinkchallenge or #jai706

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-Grey-Brown & 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 7.00 pm (AEST/AEDT) Australian Eastern Standard Time.





Thursday, June 13, 2024

Just Add Ink # 705 - Winners!!

Hi everyone, 

It's time to share the Winners from our Fancy Edge Challenge.   

Thank you to all who shared their Fancy Edge projects.   We love to see what each Challenge brings and really appreciate your continued support.

The Design Team have voted and our Winner for this week is:

Mumu



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


"Love all those gorgeous, layered edges and floral die cuts"

"Detailed, colourful but still delicate this is visually stunning"

"That card is just all kinds of gorgeous. Certainly puts the Fancy into Fancy Edge!"





Congratulations!



Here is your badge to wear on your blog.


Honourable Mentions this week go to -


Sandra Strobel



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


"Beautiful!  Fav choice of elements, placement and colours"

"The details and colours are delightful, very pretty card!"

"Love the layering of all these postal themed elements"




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


"Crisp clean perfection!  Love the pop of pink!"

"Such a soft feminine lacey edge supporting those pretty flowers"

"Love the pretty pop of colour and the dainty, lacy border"





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, June 7, 2024

Just Add Ink #705...Fancy Edge!

Happy Friday JAI friends!

We are back with a brand new challenge from Lou and she has challenged us to create a project adding a "Fancy Edge"...So many options and fun & creative ideas for this one and we look forward to seeing your projects in the gallery!


 

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

Lou Kitzelman













Did you know we have an Instagram acc? We’d love to see your projects over there too. So once you’ve entered the challenge here on the blog (by adding your project to our gallery via the "Mr Linky" below) head over to Insta and tag us in your post using #justaddinkchallenge or #jai705

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-Grey-Brown & 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 7.00 pm (AEST/AEDT) Australian Eastern Standard Time.





Thursday, June 6, 2024

Just Add Ink #704...Winners!


Hello! 

It's time to share our Top Pick & HM's for this weeks pretty colour challenge.

Our gallery was so, so pretty and we appreciate you all joining in and sharing your projects!

The votes are in and this week our "Top Pick" goes to Robyn with beautiful bloom project!



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

 Beautiful watercolour florals!

A wonderful technique and an absolutely gorgeous result with these pretty flowers.

Great creative technique, gorgeous outcome.

Congratulations!



Here is your badge to wear on your blog.


Honourable Mentions this week go to -


C4U Art Craft


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

Fab fun fold with every colour in the combo allowed to shine and complement the other colours.

 Lovely fun fold and great use of the challenge colours.

 Such a fabulous, clean and fun use of the colours this week.



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

I loved the layers of soft subtle colours as the centre piece, which are highlighted by the pop of the darker dry embossed panel.

 Gorgeous card, love the different layers and textures.

Beautifully balanced colours on this gorgeous 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, May 31, 2024

Just Add Ink #704...Colour!

Hello crafters! Welcome to another Friday and a brand new challenge here at Just Add Ink. Rochelle suggested a gorgeous colour combination for everyone to play with and we can't wait to see how you use these in your creations. 


This week we're giving a warm welcome to Karen Rogers, who has joined our design team. Karen has been a regular participant in our challenges over many years and we're thrilled to have her join us. Be sure to pop over to her blog and give her some comment love!

Here's what the team came up with to inspire you:













Did you know we have an Instagram acc? We’d love to see your projects over there too. So once you’ve entered the challenge here on the blog (by adding your project to our gallery via the "Mr Linky" below) head over to Insta and tag us in your post using #justaddinkchallenge or #jai704

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-Grey-Brown & 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 7.00 pm (AEST/AEDT) Australian Eastern Standard Time.





 

Thursday, May 30, 2024

Just Add Ink #703 ... Winners

It's Thursday which means it's time to announce the winners from last week's Choose Two challenge and there were so many bright colours, balloons and birthday wishes to pick from! Our thanks as always to each and every one of you who take part in our challenges, whether you're a first-timer or a long-time regular - we appreciate you all.


Top Pick this week is


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

Gorgeous colours and composition!

I love the movement and depth of these beautifully coloured leaves. Fab!

The cascade of jewel toned leaves down the card is just stunning!


Congratulations!
Here is your badge to wear on your blog.


Honourable Mentions this week go to

Helen

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

Elegance! The gold embossing is gorgeous!

Totally gorgeous card! Love the background!

Awesome water wash background for those vibrant flowers.


Debbie

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

The balloon adorned dachshund is just too cute on this colour filled card.

I love the repetition of long, thin elements and it's just adorable too.

Bright, cheerful and cute to boot!


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, May 24, 2024

Just Add Ink #703...Choose Two!

It's Fri-YAY and that means its time for a new challenge!

This week Kerry has suggested we Choose Two. So just pick two of the three options below and feature them in your project.  

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

















Did you know we have an Instagram acc? We’d love to see your projects over there too. So once you’ve entered the challenge here on the blog (by adding your project to our gallery via the "Mr Linky" below) head over to Insta and tag us in your post using #justaddinkchallenge or #jai703

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-Grey-Brown & 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 7.00 pm (AEST/AEDT) Australian Eastern Standard Time.