Saturday, 21 May 2011

Week 104 - Photo Inspiration

Hello everyone, welcome to Allsorts second 'birthday bash'...........we are two today !!

And how lucky am I (Brenda) as this week just happened to be my turn to host the theme so I mega excited to be sharing the news with you on behalf of all the Design Team.

It's hard to believe it's two whole years since we excitedly announced your first challenge and here we are with more than 1,ooo followers and a really popular challenge.............and all of that is thanks to you lovely peeps who have supported us throughout that time, you are such a wonderful bunch and we so appreciate your continued support.

So to show how grateful we are there will be extra prizes up for grabs this week with a blog hop. I am sure lots of you know the procedure, but as some of you will be new to this blogging lark this is what you need to do......................

Visit each of the Design Team members own blogs in the order listed below, leave each one a comment and collect a letter from each of their blogs, come back here are use the letters along with those in the grid below to make up two words.

_R_ _ _ // _ R A_ _


When you have the answer mail it to me brenda@ibas.co.uk and all the correct answers will go into the draw for a special prize from Sir Stampalot, this weeks sponsors. And each of the blogs you visit along the hop will have a prize up for grabs as well.

Sir Stampalot were our very first sponsor and we are so grateful to them for their continued support of the challenge. For those of you not familiar with them, they have a super spacious shop in Peterborough where you will find a fabulous display of all our favourite stamps (and a coffee whilst you browse), a huge range of all the latest DP's as well as a whole load of other crafting goodies to feed our addiction.

Latest deliveries include re-stocks of TH tattered floral dies which you will find here and the new Tilda Sweet Rainbow range which are presently being uploaded. And if you are too far away to visit the shop, they offer a super swift delivery from their on line store.



Here is what this weeks lucky winner will receive from Sir Stampalot..........two gorgeous sets of Art Impression stamps.

And here is your photo inspiration for this weeks challenge, please interpret any way you wish and myself and the Design Team are really looking forward to seeing what you create.


Finally, some inspiration from the Design Team to set you on your way.....clearly we are all looking forward to a lovely warm summer and our holidays.......

Louise Guest Designer for Sir Stampalot


















29 comments:

Sara said...

Happy Birthday Allsorts, I love the challenges and this beach one is fab ! hugs Sara x

Nana Connie said...

Happy 2nd Blogaversary! What a fun hop this was. Love the inspiration photo and this is a fabulous challenge this week! Thanks.

Nana Connie said...

Please remove entry #5. For some reason it didn't link to the correct posting. I'll be back to re-do it. Thanks.

Diane's Place said...

How cute and exciting...cant wait to go hopping!!

bunny said...

Happy birthday xx

Myriam said...

What a beautiful cards as examples. Great work DT! I participated also into the challenge and tried to create a summer card with nice summery colors. :)
Happy 2nd Blogaversary!
Hugs, Myriam

Sue said...

Happy 2nd birthday and fab Dt cards Luv Sue x

Hazel (Didos) said...

WOW 2 already, I remember the first challenge. Congratulations, Hazelxo

Sara I. said...

DT creations were fabulous this week!! Thanks for the chance to play along!

Jack said...

What an amazing and inspiring lot of cards.
Jack xx

Elfcrafts said...

Congratulations on your 2nd birthday, this is a great challenge blog. I have entered the blog hop (my first time in a blog hop), entering a card in the next couple of days xx

Misty's Mum said...

Happy 2nd birthday
I have entered the blog hop, card follows in next couple of days

Cami said...

Happy Birthday Allsorts and the wonderful DT! All the cards are beautiful and you all have great imagination!

Hugs, Cami

LittleSunday said...

Hi! I guess a dash is missing in the begin of the given grid! The right grid is given in your team's blogs! Happy Birthday and thank you so much for the chance to win! :)

Samantha said...

Fab DT cards! thanks for the challenge, hugs Samantha

Crafty Math Chick said...

Congratulations on your 2nd birthday! Thank you for 2 years of terrific challenges!

RockSolidCrafts said...

Congratulations on the Birthday! Thank you for the challenge :)The DT's cards are absolutely gorge!!!!!

Kathleen said...

happy 2nd blogaversary.
great cards from all the DT and great prizes on offer!
kathleen mc xx

Laura said...

Happy 2nd Birthday Allsorts and the DT!
All the projects are soo cute and you all have great idea..
big hugs
Laura

mandy said...

Happy 2nd Birthday love the dt's cards always such inspiration tnks hugs mandy xxx

Moshie said...

Please remove entry 67. I thought it was for birthdays. Am sorry for the wrong posting. Makes me wonder what blog was doing birthdays. lol May be back with a fun beach card that would work far better for this challenge. Thank you so much for understanding and I do hope it will be removed before any more of the DT waste their time going to my blog. I know from personal experience how hard DTs work to visit each blog and leave comments. Hugs to all, Moshie

Shelley said...

Please remove my entry #66 (Shelley). I also thought the challenge was Birthdays. I apologize for the mistake. I love your challenge site and apologize for my mistake.

Smiles, Shelley

Crafty Math Chick said...

Sorry - somehow I thought this was a birthday challenge not one based on the inspirational photo - I do not know how to delete my links or else I would do it myself. My apologies.

Deena said...

I also thought this was a birthday challenge...I will try to get a more appropriate card done this week...sorry

Nana Connie said...

What a great inspiration photo this week! Truly fabulous work from the DT. Congratulations on your 2nd Blogaversary!

Jeanette Marchand said...

I love the inspirational photo! Happy 2nd Birthday!

Craftdee said...

Hopefully I've left a link to my "beachy" card this time, lol Thanks, Dee

Heidi said...

At last blogger let me post, sorry brenda, you've got a card by email as well. heidi x

Manish said...

Thanks for a nice share you have given to us with such an large collection of information. Great work you have done by sharing them to all. simply superb. Photo Recovery

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