Wednesday, October 14, 2020

WWC293 - Tristan's Challenge: All About Occasions

Woo Hoo!  It's Tristan's turn this week to host our fabulous All About Occasions Challenge.  That's why we usually make our cards, right?  It's always about and for an occasion.  Check out our awesome samples and share your wonderful creations with us this week.


Are you ready to be inspired by the terrific projects created by the Watercooler Artists?  I love how wonderfully diverse all our creations are this week, don't you?   For details on how Tristan and all the Watercooler Artists created their projects, just click on the name underneath and you will be taken to that blog post.  We begin with Tristan's elegant pineapple "Hello":









And now it's your turn.  You can join us by linking up your creation using the Linky at the bottom of this post.

Remember:

1.  This must be a new project--no back-linking to a previous post.
2.  You must link your project back to our Challenge (details at the top of the page).
3.  You must link directly to your post, NOT simply generally to your blog.
4.  You have a limit of 3 entries for each of our challenges. Entries over that limit will be deleted.
5.  Please link to no more than 8 challenges, including ours.
6.  Have fun!

Please use the Linky below to share your project.  This Linky will close one week from now, on Monday, October 12th at 5 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time.

NOTE:  If you see that one or more of your entries has been deleted, we include in our rules in the right column as well as in the instructions above that this will occur if you have more than 3 entries in this challenge. 

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

WWC292 - The Watercooler Rock Star and Rockers

Our host, Dawn, has chosen our Watercooler Rock Star and the Watercooler Artists have chosen the Watercooler Rockers for this challenge.  We would like to thank all of you for playing along with this week’s challenge.  We loved browsing the gallery and seeing all of your wonderful creations.

 The Watercooler Rock Star

Katy D

Dawn's Rocker Star:  Katy has made a fabulously whimsical card for her cow loving friend. The addition of the the die cut flowers gives great texture and draws the eye to the cow. Her choice of background is perfect.

Congratulations Dawn!  Here is your badge to proudly display on your blog designating you as our Watercooler Rock Star.


The Watercooler Rockers

Debbie M

Marsha's Rocker:  I love all the elements Debbie has incorporated into her design.  The shades of blue and shades of brown go so well together.  It's a wonderful birthday card.

Milla

Kath's Rocker:  Milla has made the sweetest Christmas Card! I love the use of non-traditional Christmas colors.

Jenny Martin

Tristan's Rocker:  Jenny has created a lovely CAS monochrome card with great texture and beautiful colouring on her flower.

Pat

Karen's Rocker:  Pat watercolored a beautiful birthday bunny! Her coloring is extremely creative and the effect is just lovely.

Kristie Goulet

Michelle's Rocker:  Kristie has made a beautiful CAS Christmas card. I love the paper piecing on the snowman’s hat and scarf and the matching strip along the bottom.

Helene

Heidi's Rocker:  Helene has created such a sweet card using the Stamping Bella image of the tiny girl and huge flower. I love the pastels used in the background circles. The distress inks blend so beautifully together. A lovely design, well executed.

Yvette

Helen's Rocker:  Yvette has created a wonderful one layer card with lots of interesting and clever elements and layers of colour. 

Congratulations Debbie, Milla, Jenny, Pat, Kristie, Helene and Yvette!  Here is your badge to proudly display on your blog designating you as one of our Watercooler Rockers.

We would love to see you come back tomorrow, October 14th, for our next Watercooler Wednesday Challenge.  The Watercooler Artists will have plenty of inspiration to spark your creativity.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

WWC292 - Dawn's Challenge: Anything Goes With a Feminine Twist

Woo Hoo!  This week Dawn hosts our fabulous Anything Goes With a Feminine Twist Challenge.  We're looking forward to seeing what you create to share with us this week.


Are you ready to be inspired by the terrific projects created by the Watercooler Artists?  I love how wonderfully diverse all our creations are this week, don't you?   For details on how Dawn and all the Watercooler Artists created their projects, just click on the name underneath and you will be taken to that blog post.  We begin with Dawn's elegant lily Birthday card:








And now it's your turn.  You can join us by linking up your creation using the Linky at the bottom of this post.

Remember:

1.  This must be a new project--no back-linking to a previous post.
2.  You must link your project back to our Challenge (details at the top of the page).
3.  You must link directly to your post, NOT simply generally to your blog.
4.  You have a limit of 3 entries for each of our challenges. Entries over that limit will be deleted.
5.  Please link to no more than 8 challenges, including ours.
6.  Have fun!

Please use the Linky below to share your project.  This Linky will close one week from now, on Monday, October 12th at 5 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time.

NOTE:  If you see that one or more of your entries has been deleted, we include in our rules in the right column as well as in the instructions above that this will occur if you have more than 3 entries in this challenge. 


Tuesday, October 6, 2020

WWC291 - The Watercooler Rock Star and Rockers

Our host, Tristan, has chosen our Watercooler Rock Star and the Watercooler Artists have chosen the Watercooler Rockers for this challenge.  We would like to thank all of you for playing along with this week’s challenge.  We loved browsing the gallery and seeing all of your wonderful creations.

 The Watercooler Rock Star

Cornelia (fun stamping)

Tristan's Rock Star:  Cornelia has created a super cool Halloween card. I love her ink smooshed background, the technique with the bleach (so clever) and placement of her humaniods and that pumpkin in the foreground.

Congratulations Cornelia!  Here is your badge to proudly display on your blog designating you as our Watercooler Rock Star.


The Watercooler Rockers

Andrea W

Marsha's Rocker:  I love this whimsical little fox Andrea has shared.  The colors are a great combination.  It's an adorable card.

Ishani

Michelle's Rocker:  Ishani has made a stunningly beautiful card using a stencil. I love the shading she has given the flower using coloured pencils!

Rachelle Oltean

Karen's Rocker:  Rachelle created the most gorgeous poinsettia! Her bright and bold watercoloring is pure perfection.

Trina P

Kath's Rocker:  Trina has created a wonderful CAS card! I love the little birdhouse and cardinal.

Lesley K

Heidi's Rocker:  Lesley has used the adorable Gnome couple, Tini and Folke, delightfully in this Christmas card. Her colouring is outstanding, giving a true 3D effect to the characters and scene. And how can anyone not love the sentiment? Gnoel---a new win for the Gnomes.

Bhavya

Helen's Rocker:  Bhavya has created a super fun card with her beautiful watercolured background and the 5 delightfully cheeky little monkeys!

Congratulations Andrea, Ishani, Rachelle, Trina, Lesley and Bhavya!  Here is your badge to proudly display on your blog designating you as one of our Watercooler Rockers.


We would love to see you come back tomorrow, October 7th, for our next Watercooler Wednesday Challenge.  The Watercooler Artists will have plenty of inspiration to spark your creativity.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

WWC291 - Fifth Week Anything Goes Challenge

Woo Hoo!  September has five Wednesdays and so we're celebrating with another "Fifth Week Anything Goes" Challenge.  This is always such fun because the sky is the limit.  Surprise us with your "anything" creation.  And in the meantime, check out the awesome creations by our fabulous Watercooler Artists.


Are you ready to be inspired by the terrific projects created by the Watercooler Artists?  I love how wonderfully diverse all our creations are this week, don't you?   For details on how all the Watercooler Artists created their projects, just click on the name underneath and you will be taken to that blog post.  We begin with Tristan's amazing special fold star.  The winner for the challenge will also be picked by Tristan.









And now it's your turn.  You can join us by linking up your creation using the Linky at the bottom of this post.

Remember:

1.  This must be a new project--no back-linking to a previous post.
2.  You must link your project back to our Challenge (details at the top of the page).
3.  You must link directly to your post, NOT simply generally to your blog.
4.  You have a limit of 3 entries for each of our challenges. Entries over that limit will be deleted.
5.  Please link to no more than 8 challenges, including ours.
6.  Have fun!

Please use the Linky below to share your project.  This Linky will close one week from now, on Monday, September 28th at 5 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time.

NOTE:  If you see that one or more of your entries has been deleted, we include in our rules in the right column as well as in the instructions above that this will occur if you have more than 3 entries in this challenge. 


Tuesday, September 29, 2020

WWC290 - The Watercooler Rock Star and Rockers

Our host, Michelle, has chosen our Watercooler Rock Star and the Watercooler Artists have chosen the Watercooler Rockers for this challenge.  We would like to thank all of you for playing along with this week’s challenge.  We loved browsing the gallery and seeing all of your wonderful creations.

 The Watercooler Rock Star

Mac Mable

Michelle's Rock Star:  Mac has created a stunning card which is a true piece of art! The dimension achieved on the alcohol inked die cut is amazing. Beautiful card Mac!

Congratulations Mac!  Here is your badge to proudly display on your blog designating you as our Watercooler Rock Star.


The Watercooler Rockers

A. Rose

 
Marsha's Rocker:  Arlene has created a beautiful watercolor scene.  I love the Autumn colors.  It's a lovely design.
 
Heidi's Rocker:  Trina has created an amazing box card featuring a spooky mansion, pumpkins, and the requisite bats. The combination of die-cuts and colours really work for this Hallowe'en scene. A great design and amazing first try at a box card.
 
Dawn's Rocker:  Debbie M has made a delightful card for her son to celebrate his upcoming baby. Such a gorgeous image and sentiment with lovely design elements.
 
Tristan's Rocker:  Vicky has created a stunning monochrome card with her masked panel, soft ink blending and floral scene inside the masked shape.
 
Karen's Rocker:  Rachelle created the most darling slimline card. The colors, mice and layout are oh so fun!
 
Helen's Rocker:  Ishani has created a delightfully bright and happy CAS card featuring a cute little duck and a wonderful sentiment!
 
Kath's Rocker:  Joyce has created a great birthday card! I love the soft colors used.

Congratulations Arlene, Trina, Debbie, Vicky, Rachelle, Ishani and Joyce!  Here is your badge to proudly display on your blog designating you as one of our Watercooler Rockers.


We would love to see you come back tomorrow, September 30th for our next Watercooler Wednesday Challenge.  The Watercooler Artists will have plenty of inspiration to spark your creativity.