A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: If you see a project that you think is awesome and deserves to be a featured project, you can click the THIS ROCKS button to nominate it!
Total Members: 296,726
Currently Running With Scissors:
541 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Poll
Question: What's your favorite entry in Craft Challenge #87, Shape It Up?  (Voting closed: June 19, 2013 09:26:41 AM)
"Clay Photo" - 7 (10.8%)
Bible school Banners - 1 (1.5%)
Brickstitch my heart - 2 (3.1%)
Circles, a pretty geometry lesson - 4 (6.2%)
Die cut leather bookmarks - 3 (4.6%)
First Timer - Shape It Up Quilt - 1 (1.5%)
Handcarved Tetris Stamps - 7 (10.8%)
Hanging Wall Organizer - 0 (0%)
I zigged when I should have zagged... - 14 (21.5%)
My Rectangle Recycled SMASH Book - 2 (3.1%)
Romanian blouse - 8 (12.3%)
Who Kissed Me Last Night? - 16 (24.6%)
Total Voters: 65

Pages: [1] 2 3  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: [FINISHED] Craft Challenge #87 - Shape It Up - Entries Due Jun 3 - 10  (Read 31386 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
sweets4ever
Administrator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 41035
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« on: May 06, 2013 03:06:33 PM »

Craft Challenge #87 - Shape It Up - Entries Due Jun 3 - 10

Winner Announced!

Our winner this month is... kcli!



Her entry titled, “Who Kissed Me Last Night?” is actually a beautiful 63-wedding anniversary gift!
Check out the winning entry here.



It's Time to Vote!
Scroll up to see the voting poll.
You must be logged in to vote.  One vote per member.
If cheating of any sort is discovered, the applicable entry and votes will be disqualified.



It's Time to Enter!
The entry period is Jun 3 - 10, 2013.
To post your entry, please start a new topic for it on this board.  Click NEW TOPIC on this board to post your entry! Smiley
Entries must be posted by Jun 10 11:59:59 PDT 2013.
If you are a new member, and cannot post images yet, please just post a direct link to your image(s) in your post.  A friendly neighborhood Moderator will come along and update your post to embed the image(s) for you.



We're very excited to welcome Spellbinders as our prize contributor this month! Smiley  Spellbinders has long-inspired us with their amazing tools for cutting, crafting and creating.  This month, they're inspiring the challenge!

Your challenge this month is to craft a project that includes two requirements -- shape inspiration and cutting!  Your project can be any medium, technique, size or shape you desire, as long as it's obviously inspired by a particular shape and cutting is involved.  Maybe you'll craft a square felt alphabet book, a circular paper cut card or even a diamond-shaped shrink plastic pendant.  The possibilities are endless!  Here are some Craftster projects to inspire you this month:


Additional Rules and Details:

  • Craft your project during this challenge period (May 6 2013 - Jun 10 2013) only.  Projects created before this timeframe will be excluded from the voting poll.
  • On Jun 3 2013, there will be a special folder created for entries.  Post your entry on the specified entry board during the period of Jun 3 to Jun 10 11:59:59 PDT 2013.  No sooner.  No later.
  • Voting will happen from Jun 11 - Jun 18 2013.
  • The winner will be officially announced on the first business Monday of the next month -- in our July newsletter, on this thread and on the Craftster blog.  We will contact you via Private Message, after the announcement, to get your prize package information.
  • Enter only ONE project.  Your entry can have multiple components to it.
  • If cheating of any sort is discovered, the applicable entry and votes will be disqualified.

Originality:

It's probably impossible to know whether your project is 100% original, has never been posted on Craftster, or made by anyone else in the past.  But if your project was definitely inspired by something you've seen before, please give credit to that project. Smiley

About Spellbinders:
Spellbinders™ Paper Arts LLC entered the craft and hobby market in 2003 with the introduction of the Spellbinders Wizard™ Universal Craft Tool and a unique, patented collection of dies unlike any introduced before - or since. Always on the cutting edge in introducing innovative tools to the market, the Spellbinders Artisan X-plorer™ machine is the company's latest offering for paper crafters, jewelry artists, mixed media creators and more. In addition, the Spellbinders Grand Calibur® machine is perfect for large format die cutting and embossing. Known worldwide for its game changing products, the company brings revolutionary technology with its Imperial Gold die templates that cut, emboss, deboss and stencil. Spellbinders product lines include more than 250 patented and patent-pending products, allowing crafters, hobbyists, artists and teachers to create one-of-a-kind; beautiful projects across a different variety of craft genres.

Prizes:

At the end, we'll set up a poll right here and the first place winner (US or non-US) will get:

(1) a super duper prize package from Spellbinders valued at $120:  an Artisan X-plorer, Bezel, matching die template and inspiration book!
(2) their project in the Featured Projects area
(3) their project in the Craftster Blog
(4) and a prize from us at Craftster.org -- any one item from one of Craftster's online shops!

« Last Edit: December 01, 2013 08:39:32 PM by sweets4ever » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Craftster has gone mobile!!  Read the news here.
MareMare
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Bath and Beauty Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Soapmakers do it with bubbles
Offline Offline

Posts: 18368
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2013 03:46:05 PM »

Ooh this is neat!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Soaps by MareMare Blog Updated! 6/2

~Calling all Quilters! It's time to join the 2014 Quiltalong!~

Love painting your nails? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!
jungrrl
Global Moderator
Crafty Business Advice Moderator
Toys, Dolls, and Playthings Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I'm a portmanteau.
Offline Offline

Posts: 18624
Joined: 17-Jun-2004

Former Full-time Craftster-er


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2013 05:02:43 PM »

Finally, a chance for the rhombus crafts to SHINE!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

jexxican
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 4486
Joined: 14-Aug-2009


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2013 07:12:19 PM »

That's, uh, pretty open ended there. Nice. I mean, I won't be able to spin a yarn for it but that's not the only craft I can do, ya know? Maybe I'll break away and do something new! NEW!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"The perplexity of life arises from there being too many interesting things in it for us to be interested properly in any of them."
- G. K. Chesterton

A clean house is a sign of a wasted life.

It's much more fun, this growing down. -RIP Uncle Shelby-
sweets4ever
Administrator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 41035
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: May 06, 2013 07:13:39 PM »

Finally, a chance for the rhombus crafts to SHINE!  Cheesy

Cheesy!!

That's, uh, pretty open ended there. Nice. I mean, I won't be able to spin a yarn for it but that's not the only craft I can do, ya know? Maybe I'll break away and do something new! NEW!

Yes, definitely open to lots of variety!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Craftster has gone mobile!!  Read the news here.
meleriffic
Global Moderator
Clothing Moderator
Toys, Dolls, & Playthings Moderator

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 5469
Joined: 05-Jan-2009

Avatar by Cris Ortega


View Profile WWW
« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2013 09:08:54 PM »

This should be a fun challenge. And it's got a pretty awesome prize package.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 25893
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: May 08, 2013 12:40:45 PM »

What a fun theme, and such a great prize! I love my Artisan X-plorer! Some lucky winner is going to be so happy. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Like it? Check out my newly re-opened Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
HSG
Global Moderator
Glass Crafts Moderator
Guest Blogger

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 9891
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

Margaritas & Facial Masks


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: May 08, 2013 06:42:36 PM »

What a great idea sparking challenge, and some awesome prizes.  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

85%confusion
I suffer from CADD: Crafting Attention Deficit Disorder.
Offline Offline

Posts: 1005
Joined: 25-Mar-2008

With enough caffiene, I could rule the world.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: May 09, 2013 10:20:42 AM »

So, uhm, shapes.... are we talking only traditional geometric shapes, or are 'fancier' shapes, like chevrons, fleur de lis, etc. count?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I've never been lost, but I will admit to being confused for several weeks.

www.OneCraftyChicka dee.etsy.com

Find me on facebook!

My flickr has swap spoilers!!! Partners, you have been warn
sweets4ever
Administrator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 41035
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: May 09, 2013 01:09:03 PM »

So, uhm, shapes.... are we talking only traditional geometric shapes, or are 'fancier' shapes, like chevrons, fleur de lis, etc. count?

Ooohhh... love the examples you provided.  Any shape(s) are acceptable!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Craftster has gone mobile!!  Read the news here.
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Hand Sewing a Blind Skirt Hem
How to Make a Costume Corset
How to Make an 8-Bit Hoodie
Bead Artist Teresa Sullivan Speaks About Her Work
How to Embroider Constellations
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Art Pen Case
Sock It To Me!
Meatless Monday: Kale and Edamame Salad

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.