Friday, February 15, 2019

Just Add Ink #444... "Colour"


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

This week Nikki has a fun Colour Challenge with a twist for us all. Yes, YOU get to choose the third colour to add to Poppy Parade and Powder Pink!! So get your thinking caps on and we look forward to seeing what you choose and how that influences your creations this week 😊

As well as the three colours you are welcome to use basics such as black, white and metallics but please don't add any extra colours. Enjoy!

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.
  • 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, February 14, 2019

Just Add Ink #443.....Winners!

It's time to announce the winners for our Choose Two challenge.

A huge thank you to everyone who joined us last week! We loved popping by your blogs to see what options you chose and how you used them in your projects. The variety of colours, textures and sparklies were stunning and made it difficult for the design team to pick a winner.

But the votes are in and this week our Top Pick goes to Lorraine A for her stunning use of colour.



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

Vibrant and lovely! The hint of gold foil is perfect.

Lorraine's colouring is so bright and vibrant, and I love the rich touches of gold.

Oh WOW! Just beautiful! So bright and colourful! Love it! 

Congratulations!

Here is your badge to wear on your blog.





Honourable Mentions this week go to -


Handmade Whale Card

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

Her ocean is a magnificent base for the whale

The beautiful ombre of blue is so striking. Such an intense and amazing use of colour! An all round fantastic card! 

I loved the shimmery paste waves especially when contrasted with the intense blue sea and crisp whale.


Betty W



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

Lovely vibrant use of colour and layers, beautifully done!

Lovely distressed background for her gorgeous flower.

So pretty! Love all the different pinks. Such gorgeous colouring in the flowers and leaves with an amazing depth of colour!



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, February 8, 2019

Just Add Ink #443..."Choose Two"


Happy Friday all!
We have a fun new challenge for you this week suggested by Jan. This week you get to 'Choose Two' out of the three options below to feature on your project. We really look forward seeing what your choice is!




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, February 7, 2019

Just Add Ink #442...Winners

Hello there,
we were thrilled to see so many lovely entries for last weeks sketch challenge here at Just Add Ink. You all made it a hard job for the design team to narrow it down to our top three picks. Ultimately there can only be one winner and this week our winner is Janet Swanlady with this bold water coloured daisy card.



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

Graphic & sweet take on sketch with gorgeous daisy & leaf combination.

Fresh and fabulous! Love the simple design and beautiful colouring.

The beautiful colouring and soft effects really pop against the crisp white background.


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 beautiful colour combination with stunning elements and layers. An all round gorgeous card.

Such a pretty card with wonderful colour combination.

Gorgeous layering with a colour combo to match.



Elizabeth Gross



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

Such a pretty card with lovely layering.

I love the leafy layers surrounding the bold sentiment panel.

Lovely layered leaves compliment the central sentiment.



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, February 1, 2019

Just Add Ink #442..."Sketch"


Hello and welcome to another Just Add Ink challenge!

This week Kim has challenged us to create with this fabulous sketch and there are so many fun ideas provided by the JAI team to help get you inspired!
Sketches are such a great starting point as there are no limitations on what you can use to create your projects, as long as you include the sketch elements you can use whatever your heart desires.

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, January 31, 2019

Just Add Ink #441....Winners!

It's winners time here at Just Add Ink and that means we get to vote and share our picks for this weeks "Inspiration" challenge.
Well it seems you, like the DT love a spot of inspiration to get those creative minds moving. We had a beautiful gallery full of entries this week and loved popping by your blogs to take a closer look and leave you some crafty love.

The votes are in and our "Top Pick" this week goes to Hannah with her sweet cake project!



Subtle Watercolour Birthday Card using Piece of Cake from Stampin' Up! with StampinByHannah for Just Add Ink

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

These soft, feminine colours and yummy cakes are a match made in girlie heaven!

Great stamping technique, creating a unique background.

Gorgeous soft colours. Love the repeated stamping of the cakes in the background. 

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 how the elegant butterflies drift down the card over a subtle textured background.

The soft monochromatic colours really make this lovely design shine.

 so much to love and adore about this card - the texture and colour combo are just wonderful


Scrapacolles



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

Love this gorgeous creation. Crushing on all the layered elements.

Lovely textures and layers!

Beautiful soft palette and lovely layers and texture.



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