Please do not enter our challenge using Sherri Baldy images. We do not allow these images to be used in projects by our DT for this blog so ask that you do not enter using her images. Entries that do so will be removed. Thanks.

Sunday, 29 May 2016

Layers with Team Trace

I am so incredibly late with our challenge this week, I am so sorry!!!!   I have had so much going on this week with cars being unroadworthy and children's school stuff the week just flew by.

SO without further ado, here is this fortnights challenge......

LAYERS!!!

Build up those layers on your projects and link them up.
You could win a prize from our generous sponsors...

JSS

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Here are our DT Lovelies projects to inspire you.

Sarah
using image from Norma J Burnell
using image Fairy Throne from Starstampz


MAD HATTER CHIBI
Starstampz



Clarinda
Using Mad Hatter by Starstampz


Chrissy
Using Blue Bird 2 from Norma J Burnell




We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter


New creations only please ~ no backlinking
Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all


Thursday, 19 May 2016

The Winner's Circle ~ Texture

It's time to announce
the lucky winner and awesome Top 5
from our Team Trace 'Texture' Challenge

Click here if you're looking for the current challenge
You still have one week left to enter


We had one fabulous sponsor for this challenge

Our lucky winner this challenge ~ Number 32
Woohoo - this week it's you Suzi

 This was Suzi's fabulous entry

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Fabulous Sponsor



Congratulations Suzi
Please take your
Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at 
 tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.

Now onto our 

Continuing with our new way of choosing the Top 5
We have our lovely Chrissy voting in the Top 5
Congratulations to you all

Ladies, Come On Down
To The Winner's Circle


The Top 5 As Chosen By Chrissy


(In numerical order)

#6 ~ Gloria

#18 ~ Carol

#23 ~ Cristina

#31 ~ Mervi

#32 ~ Suzi
(It must be your lucky day)

Ladies that is one outstanding line up of talent
Congratulations to you all
and thank you Chrissy for those gorgeous choices.

Ladies, your creations are wonderful, innovative, creative,
inspirational and oh so perfect for our
 Team Trace 'Texture' Challenge
We honour your crafting genius

Welcome to the Southern Girls Winners Circle


Please take your Top 5 badge
and wear it on your blog with pride

Please remember our lovely followers

we have a 'one entry only' rule


Please make sure you're
eligible for the prizes
by following the
rules

Hugs and happy crafting
Chrissy, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 12 May 2016

Anything Goes With Team Lou

Hi, and welcome to this weeks challenge here at Southern Girls Challenge,
we are so happy you came to visit :)

This week we have a REALLY easy challenge for you, Anything Goes.
So do as you will and load it up to the link tool.

Our sponsor for this challenge is...

RSD
Thanks to Rick and his team for their support.

Here are our DT lovelies with their inspiration for you this challenge...

Alethea

Alicia
using Rick St Dennis 'Happy Dream'

Julie


Karen
Using Rick St Dennis 'Flirty Flora'

Kelly

Using Rick St Dennis 'Halloween Cheer'

Wendy
Using Rick St Dennis 'Gypsy Wagon'


We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter


New creations only please ~ no backlinking
Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all



Thursday, 5 May 2016

The Winner's Circle ~ Patterned Paper

It's time to announce
the two lucky winners and awesome Top 5
from our Team Lou 'Patterned Paper' Challenge

Click here if you're looking for the current challenge
You still have one week left to enter


We have two awesome sponsors for this challenge

Our first lucky winner this challenge ~ Number 51
Woohoo - this week it's you Cicci

 This was Cicci's fabulous entry
Using a lovely Sheepski Designs Image

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Fabulous First Sponsor


Ppinkydolls

Our second lucky winner this challenge ~ Number 39
Woohoo - this week it's you Jackie

This was Jackie's fabulous entry
Using a lovely Polkadoodles Image

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Fabulous Second Sponsor


Lacy Sunshine

Congratulations Cicci & Jackie
Please take your
Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at 
 tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.

Now onto our 

Continuing with our new way of choosing the Top 5
We have our lovely Chris voting in the Top 5
Congratulations to you all

Ladies, Come On Down
To The Winner's Circle


The Top 5 As Chosen By Chris


(In numerical order)

    #8 -Danie
Fabulous L/O with great use of patterned paper, 
so much to admire here without swamping the focal photo.

#17 Katrina
Clever use of patterned paper to create this jaunty little boat, 
lovely colours and great dimension.

#18 Stacey
Fantastic colouring and a beautiful design, loads of detail 
but the subtle patterns and soft colours allow the image to stand out.

#19 Pamellia
Beautiful shabby chic/vintage style card, 
with wonderful colours dimension and texture.

Last but by no means least...

#34 Meg
This delightful image made me smile, 
lovely layering and distressing of the gorgeous DP.

Ladies that is one outstanding line up of talent
Congratulations to you all
and thank you Chris for those gorgeous choices
and your lovely comments to the Top 5.

Ladies, your creations are wonderful, innovative, creative,
inspirational and oh so perfect for our
'Patterned Paper' Challenge
We honour your crafting genius

Welcome to the Southern Girls Winners Circle


Please take your Top 5 badge
and wear it on your blog with pride

Please remember our lovely followers

we have a 'one entry only' rule


Please make sure you're
eligible for the prizes
by following the
rules

Hugs and happy crafting
Chris, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team

Thursday, 28 April 2016

Southern Girls Challenge 133 ~ Texture

A warm welcome to this fortnights challenge
It's Autumn break downunder, so we're busy with kids off school
Apologies for the late kick-off with this challenge, but we're here now right?

This challenge we're all about 'TEXTURE'.
We'd like to see plenty of texture and dimension in your creations

Our fabulous sponsor for this challenge is

The East Wind
Here are our DT lovelies with their inspiration for you this challenge...


using Summer Breeze by The East Wind


Clarinda
Summer Breeze by The East Wind


We look forward to seeing your creations
But PLEASE have a look at our rules before entering
There aren't many, but we have to discount so many entries
when the rules are not followed and we don't like having to delete
your gorgeous creations. So please, please follow our simple rules to enter


New creations only please ~ no backlinking
Please link directly to the post you're entering
Please remember ~ ONE entry only per person
Only NINE other challenges plus ours ~ TEN in total
No derivative artist images please, see header for details
You can make any papercraft creation you like, we love them all

Thursday, 21 April 2016

The Winner's Circle ~ Anything Goes

It's time to announce
the lucky winner and awesome Top 5
from our Team Trace 'Anything Goes' Challenge

Click here if you're looking for the current challenge
You still have a week left to enter


We were sponsored by Rick St Dennis this challenge

Our lucky winner this challenge ~ Number 85
Woohoo - this week it's you Annette

 This was Annette's fabulous entry

Winning an Awesome Prize from
Our Fabulous Sponsor


RSD

Congratulations ...
Please take your
Winners badge from above
and email Tracy at 
 tracy(dot)rich(at)xtra(dot)co(dot)nz
to claim your prize.

Now onto our 

We are shaking things up here at Southern Girls DT
We've decided we will try each taking a turn choosing the Top 5
We hope this will give everyone a shot at seeing their artistry up in the Top 5
We all have varied and different tastes, so we want to give this a go
This week, we have our lovely Annie voting in the Top 5
Congratulations to you all

Ladies, Come On Down
To The Winner's Circle


The Top 5 As Chosen By Annie


(In numerical order)

#8 - Ania
Beautiful colours and creative flowers (no digi image used)

 #11 - Lori
Strong vibrant colours which made the image really stand out, plus the blue hair, cool

#27 - Andree
'Happy' card with soft colour tones


#52 - Jen
Super cute CAS card with lovely bright colours

#89 - Karasiowa
Stunningly designed card with beautiful flowers and colour tones

Oh my goodness what an incredible line up
Congratulations to you all
and thank you Annie for those fabulous choices
and your lovely comments to the Top 5.

Ladies, your creations are wonderful, innovative, creative,
inspirational and oh so perfect for our
'Anything Goes' challenge
We honour your crafty mojo

Welcome to the Southern Girls Winners Circle


Please take your Top 5 badge
and wear it on your blog with pride

Annie also wanted a special mention to go to entry #28
Vicky is only 10 years old and look at this budding talent!
Please go and check out Vicky's sweet blog
 and encourage this talented young crafter

Remember we have a 'one entry only' rule


Please make sure you're
eligible for the prizes
by following the
rules

Hugs and happy crafting
Annie, Wends and the Southern Girls Design Team