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June’s Blog Challenge Winner!

Can I just say Wow! 

Thanks to everyone who entered this month’s Blog Challenge

“Beside the Seaside”

I remember asking for some bright and beautiful seaside cards to cheer me up (for lack of holiday) and man did you guys deliver!

The thing that makes me laugh the most is the last minute entries… you definitely like to keep me on my toes and yes I did stay up past midnight! (feeling like a bit of a pumpkin today)

The Winner of the Workshop place (or 4 stamp sets of choice)

is

WINNER

 

 

#32  Kate Discombe

Kate Discombe 32

Here are all the stunning entries…

Tracy Southam 1

#1 This gorgeous card was made by Tracy Southam

Isobel Hunter 2

#2 This gorgeous card was made by Isobel Hunter

Linda Brooke 3

#3 This gorgeous card was made by Laura Brooke

Ruth Fletcher 4

#4 This gorgeous card was made by Ruth Fletcher

Theresa Pace 5

#5 This gorgeous card was made by Theresa Pace

 

 

Doreen Sympson 6

#6 This gorgeous Frame was made by Doreen Sympson

Ruth Fletcher 7

#7 This gorgeous Card was made by Ruth Fletcher

Moira Walters 8

#8 This gorgeous Card was made by Moira Walters

Veronica Pell 9

#9 This gorgeous Card was made by Veronica Pell

Penny Hewitt 10

#10 This gorgeous Card was made by Penny Hewitt

Penny Hewitt 11

#11 This gorgeous Card was made by Penny Hewitt

Penny Hewitt 12

#12 This gorgeous Card was made by Penny Hewitt

Elaine Traverso 13

#13 This gorgeous Card was made by Elaine Traverso

Kim Dear 14

#14 This gorgeous Card was made by Kim Dear

Linda Walker 15

#15 This gorgeous Card was made by Linda Walker

Linda Walker 16

#16 This gorgeous Card was made by Linda Walker

Linda Walker 17

#17 This gorgeous Card was made by Linda Walker

Nikki Dressler 18

 

#18 This gorgeous Card was made by Nikki Dressler

Nikki Dressler 19

#19 This gorgeous Card was made by Nikki Dressler

 

Nikki Dressler 20

#20 This gorgeous Card was made by Nikki Dressler

Moira Walters 21

#21 This gorgeous Card was made by Moira Walters

 

 

 

Moira Walters 22

#22 This gorgeous Card was made by Moira Walters

Doreen Sympson 23

#23 This gorgeous Card was made by Doreen Sympson

Doreen Sympson 24

#24 This gorgeous Card was made by Doreen Sympson

Elaine Parker 25

#25 This gorgeous Card was made by Elaine Parker

Sally Anne Cole 26

#26 This gorgeous Card was made by Sally Anne Cole

Sally Anne Cole 27

#27 This gorgeous Card was made by Sally Anne Cole

Sally Anne Cole 28

#28 This gorgeous Card was made by Sally Anne Cole

Viola Crossley 29

#29 This gorgeous Frame was made by Viola Crossley

Viola Crossley 30

#30 This gorgeous Tag was made by Viola Crossley

Viola Crossley 31

#31 This gorgeous Card was made by Viola Crossley

Kate Discombe 32

#32 This gorgeous Card was made by Kate Discombe

Kate Discombe 33

#33 This gorgeous Card was made by Kate Discombe

Kate Discombe 34

#34 This gorgeous Card was made by Kate Discombe

 

Here is our Top 3

Well I’ve just realised how indecisive I am!

So called Peter in as well to help me pick …

Nikki Dressler 19

Ruth Fletcher 4

Elaine Parker 25

That was so tough and realistically they all put a smile on my face when they came in.

So BIG thank you to everyone that entered!

Next Blog Challenge theme will be posted tomorrow.

Becki 😀 

 

New Christmas Releases!

As some of you will of seen yesterday we have the July Monthly Special launched

Monthly Special copy

CS103D Have a Mice Christmas

This is the gorgeous new Have a Mice Christmas set designed by Sharon Bennett for Hobby Art. Clear set contains 14 stamps. Overall size of set – 100mm x 260mm approx. The Monthly Special includes a free A4 Project sheet with step by step instructions on how to make 2 cards by Laura Williams from the Hobby Art design team.

Have a Mice Christmas

Well we didn’t stop there…

As Jenny was on holiday at the end of June and missed the Christmas Launch

on Create and Craft.

We have decided to release some of our Christmas stamps on the 1st July 2015.

Introducing

CS104D Rufus the Reindeer

CS104D Rufus the Reindeer

This is the gorgeous new Rufus the Reindeer set from Hobby Art. Clear set contains 15 stamps. Overall size of set – 100mm x 260mm approx. 

Reindeer Card Completed BECKI copy

FMFCB03J Flopsy the Christmas Bunny

Flopsy the Christmas Bunny

This is the gorgeous new Foam Mounted “Flopsy the Christmas Bunny” measuring 100mm x 85mm. Designed by Sharon Bennett. 

Anna

FMMCM02F Malcolm the Christmas Mouse

Malcolm the Christmas Mouse

This is the gorgeous new Foam Mounted “Malcolm the Christmas Mouse” measuring 80mm x 100mm. Designed by Sharon Bennett. 

Anna Mouse copy

These two are available in a set (FMMFSET)

CSS013 Peter the Polar Bear (Mini Clear Set)

CSS013 Peter the Polar Bear

This is the gorgeous new Peter the Polar Bear set designed from Hobby Art. Mini clear set contains 5 stamps. Overall size of set – 74mm x 105mm approx.

Becki

March Blog Challenge

The challenge for March is ‘Scenes’ we are known for our scene-it stamps and there are a lot of stamps/sets you can use for this challenge. 

So get in touch with nature and start building your scenes

Here’s a bit of inspiration…

Scene

scene2

scene3

scene4

scene5

scene6

scene8

Sharon

Sally Dodger

The Winner will receive 3 Stamp sets of their choice

(new ones will be released at the end of March)

Prizes will vary Monthly.

Please send all your entries via

email: hobbyartstamps@hotmail.co.uk

or post onto Facebook or Twitter and say it’s for the February Blog Challenge.

 

Rules for Entry

1. Please use only Hobby Art Stamps. You can use other products on your cards (e.g. dies, ribbons, papers)
2. All entries must be received before the closing date: 31st March 2015
3. Only entries made within the theme will be accepted
4. You may submit up to 3 entries per person
6. You can make any tag or project –  it doesn’t have to be a card.
7. All Projects and cards must be handmade.  No digital replication is allowed.
8. When emailing entries please include your name.

We look forward to receiving your entries!

If you have any questions please contact us: hobbyartstamps@hotmail.co.uk

February Blog Challenge Winner!

Once again a BIG Thank you to everyone who entered Hobby Art’s February blog Challenge “Spring”. The entries are Gorgeous and there seems to be more coming in each month so we hope you are enjoying them.

The winner selected this month by the random generator is… 

WINNER

The winner of the £30 gift voucher is Elaine Parker

Elaine Parker 2

Congratulations Elaine!

I have set up a badges for the Blog Challenge so if you wish to post them on your blog feel free the coding is beneath each badge and I will put instructions at the bottom of the page and also on the badges page 

BLOG CHALLENGE WINNER

 

Please copy and paste this coding for the Winners badge  –

<a href=”http://www.hobbyartstamps.com/blog/blog-challenge/” target=”_blank”><img alt=”BLOG CHALLENGE WINNER” src=”http://www.hobbyartstamps.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/BLOG-CHALLENGE-WINNER.jpg” width=”250″ height=”250″ /></a>

and thank you to everyone who entered…all entries are listed below

 

Viola Crossley

This Gorgeous card was entered by Viola Crossley.

Alison Brittain (2)

Alison Brittain (3)

Alison Brittain

These Gorgeous cards were entered by Alison Brittain.

Tracy Southam2

This Gorgeous card was entered by Tracy Southam.

Theresa Pace

This Gorgeous card was entered by Theresa Pace.

Doreen Sympson(2)

Doreen Sympson

These Gorgeous cards were entered by Doreen Sympson.

Sarah Kallender

This Gorgeous card was entered by Sarah Kallender.

Ruth Fletcher

Ruth Fletcher (2)

These Gorgeous cards were entered by Ruth Fletcher.

Elaine Parker

Elaine Parker 2

These Gorgeous cards were entered by Elaine Parker.

Pat Woodward

This Gorgeous card was entered by Pat Woodward.

Nikki Dressler

This Gorgeous card was entered by Nikki Dressler.

Isobel Hunter

This Gorgeous card was entered by Isobel Hunter.

Maria Malone Dickson

Maria Malone Dickson (2)

These Gorgeous projects were entered by Maria Malone-Dickson.

Janet Bloomfield

This Gorgeous card was entered by Janet Bloomfield.

Linda Walker

Linda Walker (3)

Linda Walker (2)

These Gorgeous cards were entered by Linda Walker.

Karen Paine (2)

Karen Paine (3)

Karen Paine

These Gorgeous cards were entered by Karen Paine.

Linda Brooke (3)

Linda Brooke (2)

These Gorgeous cards were entered by Linda Brooke.

Kay Foreman2

This Gorgeous card was entered by Kay Foreman.

Moira Walters

This Gorgeous card was entered by Moira Walters

Viola Crossley2

Viola Crossley3

This Gorgeous Tag and card was entered by Viola Crossley.

Sue Fitzpatrick

This Gorgeous card was entered by Sue Fitzpatrick.

Here is our Top 3 

Nikki Dressler

Linda Walker (3)

Viola Crossley3

BLOG CHALLENGE TOP 3

Copy and paste this coding for the Top 3 Badge –

<a href=”http://www.hobbyartstamps.com/blog/blog-challenge/” target=”_blank”><img alt=”BLOG CHALLENGE TOP 3″ src=”http://www.hobbyartstamps.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/BLOG-CHALLENGE-TOP-3.jpg” width=”250″ height=”250″ /></a>

Instructions for applying the badges to your blog

High light the coding by going to the start of the coding click on the left button of your mouse and drag to the end. It should all be hightlighted right click on the mouse “COPY” now go to your blog.

Badges Instructions

 Badges Instructions2

Blogger – once logged in to your admin down the left hand side click on “LAYOUT”  you will then want to “ADD A GADGET” scroll down until you find “HTML/JAVASCRIPT” click on the plus sign and right click “PASTE” the relevant coding into the HTML content box and click  “SAVE”

Layout Instructions

Add Gadget Instructions gadget Instructions 2 gadget Instructions 3 gadget Instructions 4 gadget Instructions 5

FINISHED

Any Problems leave me a message and I will get back to you.