Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Challenge # 21/ DT Call

OMG, over 100 entries!!!!! The entries were fantastic, it was no easy task selecting a winner this week!  Make sure you  join us this week:)  Thanks so much for coming by CTO every week and sharing your talent with us, we appreciate you!  Welcome to our new followers:)

We are having a Design Team Call.  You would have to committ to a bi-weekly project from July 19- December 20, 2011 and have an active blog.  So, if you are interested in being part of this fabulous design team.  If you love to make cards, scrapbook layouts, or craft projects, we'd love to hear from you! Applications will be taken until Tuesday, July 12th.  All you have to do is send an email with a link to your blog and email us a newly created project never posted with a "BIRTHDAY THEME".   The email address is occasion2011@gmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Our winner for Challenge # 20 is #82 Carol at Chocolate, Crafts and Bears Oh My !!!!! Congrats, you will be entered into the June drawing for the Peachy Keen $20 gift card!!.   Send us your email address and we will send you your winner's button to put on your blog!!!!

DRUMROLL!!! Our winner for the month of June selected by random.org, Peachy Keen $20 gift card is Cheryl @ Cards by CG!!!!!!!  Congrats, please email us so we can get you your prize! 

Okay, now on to Challenge #21. The theme this week is "Christmas in July (no red)"!!!!  Let's get an early start!!!! This week Design Team #1 gets us in the mood. Create a card, layout or project and post by Sunday, July 10th, 11:59pm (EST).

Also, we are giving away a "Block Party" cricut cartridge for the month of July, sponsored by design team member Kristen!!! Thanks Kristen, stop by her blog and show her some love!!!!

Please, no back linking (posting project made before post date), mention CTO in your post and link back to CTO blog, thanks! Please only one entry!

Here is inspiration from Fabulous Design Team #1:

Thanks for playing with us this week!
Theme :"Christmas in July (no red)"!!!! 
*Entries due no later than Sunday, July 10th, 11:59 pm (EST)*


  1. Kudos to the design team, awesome job!

  2. Great job design team- Thanks Kristen for offering a cartridge for the month Blog Candy-

  3. Love the Christmas themed projects. They are all very nice!

  4. Nice cards all!! But Christmas without red??? That is hard for me, but I managed. ;)


  5. Great work DT #1, love all your wonderful cards!!

  6. Great challenge theme and beautiful DT work. Sylvia x

  7. Really fun challenge, thanks!!!!

  8. Thanks for the fun challenge! I'm getting excited for Christmas shopping already!

  9. Great work by the design team!! You gals rock!!!
    Fun to come up with a Christmas card and be challenged not to use red (which is my favorite color!)

  10. Fabulous cards ladies well done.

    Babs x

  11. Beautiful DT projects!! :) Thanks for the wonderful challenge, I had a great time.

    Cheryl @ CardsbyCG.blogspot.com

  12. Thanks to the DT for the great cards! I feel nice and cool after looking at them! :)

  13. OOOO what fab cards and ideas. lol will need a PA to keep track of all these challenges... :D

  14. Fabulous cards ladies...loved the challenge!
    Sherrie K

  15. Thanks for hosting such a wonderful challenge. I love participating. The DT does such an amazing job! ~Shen

  16. I couldn't upload my card, but everyone did a great job!

  17. I don't know and I could not upload my card. What a fab idea and wonderful challenge. I love it and participating.