Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Challenge #36... Stair Step Card

Wow, what wonderful creations we had last week! Congrats to Ann our winner... Also thanks to the Design Team for their wonderful inspirations. 
Now on to our next challenge.
This week we want to see Stair Step Cards. There are many great tutorials on the Internet and here is one that I found very helpful. Click here for tutorial. It can be a regular Stair Step Card or a Side Step Card. Just remember to use a Michelle Perkett image on your card somewhere. A Michelle Perkett Studio image is required for all MPS challenges. If you don't have one of Michelle's images you can find a freebie here or visit her shop to purchase one here. The challenge starts now and ends on Monday July 5th at 5PM CDT. The winner will receive a $10. voucher to use at Michelle's Etsy store. 
Let's take a look at what the Design Team created this week as your inspirations. If you click on their names you can visit their blogspots and see other views of their cards.

Lynne created this adorable Side Step Card using Michelle's image called Sleepytime fairy.

Rhonda made this adorable Side Step Card and used Michelle's image called Ballerina Bunny.

Terri created this sweet Stair Step Card using Michelle's image called Goldielocks.

Pattie (that's me) created this colorful Side Step Card and used Michelle's Just Breathe Mermaid image.

Now it is your turn, so get your thinking caps on and Create! Just leave your link to your creation here:

Thank You

Monday, June 28, 2010


Ann!! Congratulations Ann! A lovely entry indeed!!:) Thank you so much for joining us this week!! And thank you to all of you who played along with us! It was a fun challenge, wasnt it!?! Here is Ann's beautiful entry!!:)

Please email me for your prize Ann!! You have won a $10 Gift Certificate to my Etsy shop!!:)

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A big thank you to our talented DT for their wonderful inspiration!! Thank you so much ladies!!:)

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Challenge 35.....Cutting, Cutting Cutting

Hi everyone!!  Welcome back to another week at Michelle Perkett Studio.  First let me thank all of you who played along with us this last week.  You all are awesome!!!

Our challenge this week is going to require some cutting!!  :)  We would like for you to use punches, spellbinders, whatever kind of cutting tool that you have and we would also love to see some form of fussy cutting.  Get those scissors out girls!!  :)

Here's some awesome inspiration from the fabulous DT.......................

Jean has created this AWESOME explosion card.  WOW WOW WOW!!!

Next we have this this gorgeous envelope from Ileana!!

And then we have this fabulous card from Nancy!!

And unfortunately.....I left my camera at my Mom and Dad's while on vacation last week so my card is going to be a few days late!!!  Sorry!!!  :(

The winner (chosen by Random.org) will receive a $10 gift certificate to Michelle Perkett Studio!!!!

Thank you all for stopping by today and we are really looking forward to seeing what you create for us this week.

Have a good one!!!

Monday, June 21, 2010

Winner Challenge #34

Hello everyone... We have a random winner from last weeks challenge. There were so many wonderful entries! Thanks to everyone who joined in the fun...
Drum role please............
The winner is Linda B with her beautiful card. The colors were perfect and the stitching was amazing. Congratulations Linda. Please email Michelle to use your $10.00 credit at her Etsy Store.
Here is Linda's winning card:

Well, on to next weeks challenge. I can't wait to see what Tammy's team has in store for us... I hope you all can join in the fun!

Thank You

Tuesday, June 15, 2010


Congratulations, Kristine!!!

Kristine was our random winner this week! A lovely "RELAX" card indeed!!:) Thank you for playing with us this week, Kristine! It was great to have you!! Please email me to recieve your prize!!:)

Thanks to everyone who joined our challenge this week and a big thank you to our DT for their amazing creativity!!:)

Hope you all will join us this week for our Stitch in Time challenge!!:)

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"A Stitch In Time" Challenge # 34

Wow, we had some very lovely creations last week! Thanks to the DT and those who entered our challenge. I also want to thank Michelle for her beautiful digital images. Congrats to last weeks winner...
Welcome to our challenges and I hope to see many entries this week...
The challenge theme for this week is "A Stitch In Time". We want to see stitches on your creations. They can be done by hand, sewing machine or faux stitches.  Remember to use a Michelle Perkett image!!! If you don't have one you can find a freebie here or here.
This challenge starts now and ends on Monday June 21st at 5 PM CDT. Now lets take a look at the Design Team's inspirations pieces for this week. Click on the DT names and take a look at their blogspots and other views of their creations.

Pattie (that's me) created this Book Box and added hand stitches on the front cover. I used Michelle's Alice and the White Rabbit image.

Terri made this cute card and added stitches around the sun. She used Michelle's Cutie Patootie Mermaid image.

Rhonda created this beautiful card and hand stitched her flowers... Wow! She used Michelle's Princess for a Day image.

Lynne created this beautiful stitched Journal Cover, Wow! She used Michelle's image called Bloom Grow Live.

Now we want to see your creations so leave a link here.

Thank You

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Challenge 33..............3Ps

Hey everyone!!  I want to give a great big thank you to all of you who participated in our challenge last week.  Of course you all did a fabulous job!  It's time for a new challenge and this week we are going to challenge you to use....


3 Different Papers (designer and or cardstock)
3 Pearls
3 Elements that have a color that starts with P (can be different colors as long as it starts with P)

And of course you have to use a Michelle Perkett image :)
The design team has created some awesome eye candy for you this week.

First we have this darling card from Nancy.............

Next is this gorgeous card from Ileana.................

Next we have this stunner from Jean..............

And of course lastly you have little ol' me!!!  :)

There you go....you have your challenge and you have your inspiration so, what are you waiting for!?!  I hope you will join us this week and show us your 3P's plus a Perkett!!  :)

The winner of this challenge will receive a $10 gift certificate to the Michelle Perkett Studio's Etsy store.

Thank you for stopping by today and hope to see your creations soon!!!

Monday, June 7, 2010

Winner Challenge #32

Hello everyone... We have a winner for Challenge #32. Our theme was Summer and wow, what great entries we had. I want to thank everyone who joined in the fun. There can only be one winner and the winner was chosen using Random.org...

The winner is number 2... Claire with her wonderful creation! Congratulations Claire. Please email Michelle to claim your prize.

I can't wait to see what Tammy's DT has in store for us tomorrow...

Thank You,

Friday, June 4, 2010

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There is a NEW community made just for digital stampers and artists!
It is called Crafters Digital Art Center and was started by Priscilla Styles so you know it is the place to be!!:)

If you are a crafter and love free digis and giveaways, then this is the place for you too. Are you interested in learning how to make your own digi images? or Are you interesed in just learning how to use them? Not only are there some very talented artists giving a way a bunch of freebies for the the Grand Opening month long Free Digi Kick Off Challenge, but a $100 worth of prizes are up for grabs as well! It does not get much better than that. Please take a moment to click on the Crafters Digital Art Center logo below and look around; load a photo with any digital stamp; watch and read the tutorials and join a challenge-

The first challenge has lots of freebies from all the digital artists and it is a month long with the theme of "Anything Goes"!! Click the logo below to check it out!! Hope you to see you all there!! Everyone is invited!!:)

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Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Challenge #32... Summer Theme

Wow, what wonderful entries in last weeks challenge!!! The DT inspirations were fabulous as usual. Congrats to Bev the winner.
Well, on to our next challenge. This week our DT has decided on a Summer Theme. Get out your images and create something special. It can be anything you choose as long as it has a Summer Theme. I bet there will be many great creations! This challenge starts now and ends on Monday June 7th at 5PM CDT. Remember to use a Michelle Perkett image and if you don't have one there is a freebie over at Michelle's Paper Craft Planet Group. The winner will receive a $10. credit to be used at Michelle's Etsy Store.
Now on to the fabulous DT inspirations for this challenge...

Lynne created this adorable picture frame and used little Penny as her image.

Terri used little Penny also for her creation. Don't you just love it?

Rhonda created this beautiful Summer card.

Pattie (that's me) created a door knob hanger to use near the pool. I used Junior as my image and gave him a sign instead of his balloon.