Just Because We Wanna Challenge

So Sherry Cheever and I were talking…… Ok nothing too new there. We’ve been talking about starting a blog challenge. A just for fun, no prizes involved kinda challenge. Sound like fun? Everyone is welcome to join in. Each week (we’re going to start out on Sundays, but that may change at some point) somebody will post a challenge and then you make your card and either add a link to your blog in the comment section or to the gallery over at www.SplitcoastStampers.com with the keyword JBWW – that way everyone there can easily find your card in the gallery. Are you still with me? Sound like fun to you? If it does please join us in our first challenge:

GLITTER!

Use a little or a lot. However you wish. Glitter and glue, Stickles, sparkly embossing powder. Whatever you want. Have fun and get sparkly 🙂

Here’s a couple of examples to get you creative juices flowing:

The first one has glitter glue dotted for snowflakes. This is a 4 1/4″ X 4 1/4″ card.

Stamps: Snowman Quartet – Whipper Snapper Designs

Paper: Georgia Pacific White, Brocade Blue

Ink: Noir Black Palette, Brocade Blue

Accessories: Copic Markers, Red Gingham Ribbon, Diamond Stickles

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The second card has glitter glue on the fairy wings. Very Sparkly!!!

Stamps: Fairy Snowman – Whipper Snapper Designs

Paper: Georgia Pacific White, Pretty in Pink, Rose Red, Night of Navy, DP from Memory Box

Ink: Noir Black Palette, Brocade Blue

Accessories: Copic Markers, Diamond Stickles

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47 responses to “Just Because We Wanna Challenge

  1. I love your work. Now I am hooked on Whipper Snapper thanks to you!

  2. These are gorgeous Jeanne! I shall try and find time to play later 🙂

  3. Adorable cards, love the challenge 🙂

  4. So cute! I’d love to get in on the challenges you girls come up with! Sounds fantastic! What a great way to spend my Sundays!!!

  5. Carole (TruCarMa)

    Sounds like fun, Jeanne — I’d love to play on Sundays with you and Sherry! I’ll glitter something up once the little guy goes down for his nap. In the meantime, I am loving your adorable snowmen!!

  6. I love challenges and Jeanne I think your blog is awesome! I’ll be back this afternoon to play! Hopefully I can figure out how to put a link in the comments section when I’m ready!

  7. I love this idea!! (esp. no prizes–they stunt my creativity–LOL!!)
    Great one, too, I need to re-visit glitter.
    I love your angel wings!!

  8. Cute, cute cute and fun!! Here is a card I just made a few days ago with irridecent EP but you can’t see how sparkly it is in the picture.
    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/658745?nocache=1

  9. That’s a cute card Miss Harriet!

  10. What great fun, would love to join and think I already have, I posted a card for another challenge but did use stickles so I think it would count for this one. Will get working on another, but here goes one for this challenge.
    http://www.flofollies.blogspot.com

  11. I always love fun challenges! This was fun to me, although I now am COVERED in glitter!
    http://sherrie-cardcreme.blogspot.com/2007/09/just-because-we-wanna.html

  12. Gorgeous cards! and glitter is always fun!

  13. Thanks for such a fun little challenge! I love glitter and am covered in it…lol

    I loaded it in my gallery and posted your challenge on my blog as well. My SCS gallery card is here:

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/665591?cat=500&ppuser=93708

    Thanks so much!

  14. Hi Jeanne!
    What a great idea!!! I have posted my first glitter card on my blog here ~

    http://stampact.typepad.com/my_weblog/2007/09/featured-stam-1.html

    I will upload to the SCS gallery now!

    I have another one and will add it later.

    Thanks again!

    ~Lynda

  15. beautiful cards, love them!!!

  16. Sounds like FUN! I’ll add glitter to my next design for sure~!!!

  17. My goodness guys……. you are rockin’ the glitter!!!!

  18. Carole (TruCarMa)

    Finally got to play, and made sure to add some sparkle for Ms. Jeanne and Ms. Sherry! Come see my Heartfelt Teddy at http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/665842?cat=4653.

    Thanks for the great challenge, Jeanne!

  19. Hello! I’m a sucker for glitter!

    I made a couple of cards. Sadly, my camera didn’t do the glitter justice in the shots.

    My links to cards are:
    Glitter Christmas: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/665852?cat=500&ppuser=44388

    Glitter Coffee: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/665853?cat=500&ppuser=44388

    Thanks for the challenge,
    Lisa

  20. I’m in. Maybe I can glitter up that cowboy!!!!!!

  21. Here’s my challenge card, thanks for the good time today!
    http://jans-gonestampin.blogspot.com/

  22. OMG! That snowman angel is DARLING! I’ll have to hint down some glitter this week. Not sure I’ve ever used it, but I think some was given to me once.

  23. Adorable snow people, Jeanne, and great cards — love the glitter, of course!

  24. What fun, awesome card.

  25. What a great idea! Love the samples. I have a glittery card that I posted today and I am working on one now. DH said he is tired of having glitter on the table where he eats breakfast — I think its a fine tool to campaign for having my own stamping space!
    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/665555?nocache=1

  26. Whoooooaaaaa!
    First of all …. what a great idea for a challege!
    Second … Please tell me more about your chosen paper … Georgia Pacific! Email me, call me … Pony Express … whatever! I am the Tex sponge! hahaha
    Third … Please excuse while I prep for tonight’s class … but I “wanna” play too! hahaha

    Seriously … Is the Georgia Pacific available “here”? Is it your fav Copic-user C/S? Do I have too many questions? *wink*

    ~Tex

  27. Hi gals, LOVE that you’re starting your own challenges! Cound me in … here’s my glittery snowflake which was SO HARD to photograph!!! The thumbnail looks like it’s a blank card LOL until you click on it!
    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/666294?cat=500&ppuser=120176

  28. These images are SO sweet!!!!! Oh my Goodness. This looks like a fun challenge!!! Guess that I’ll have to be getting to work!!!!!

  29. I took you up on your challenge… and I surprised myself… check it out!

    http://www.PerfectSentimentsINK.typepad.com

    Thanks for the challenge!
    ~Sara Frawley

  30. These cards are sparkling with joy! Love them! I hope to play too! Deb

  31. Fun Challenge Jeanne!!! I got right to it!!!

    http://summerthymestudio.blogspot.com/

  32. Here’s Bronco Billy all jeweled up. Can’t see the glitter too well. The scanner didn’t pick it up.

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/666540?cat=10562

  33. Wonderful cards, Jeanne! Because of you I finally bought the Jolie Fleurs and here is my first card using it for your challenge:

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/666695?cat=500&ppuser=39883

  34. I did the Dazzling Diamond Dust technique on this card, specifically for this challenge! I’ve never done it before, in fact, I totally forgot that I even had the stuff!! I also used Sugarcoated cardstock (very glittery) for the snowflakes!! Hope you like!!

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/667894?nocache=1

  35. Hi Jeanne!

    I am a newcomer to your blog. When I saw this challenge I could not resist it. My card is posted on my blog;

    http://malieta-lifessimplepleasures.blogspot.com/

    Jeanne, your cards are very beautiful…..I don’t know what took me so long to get here. I will definately be back for more!
    Malieta:)

  36. Whoohooo… Another challenge to get hooked on! 🙂 Your examples are great!!

  37. I had to play too. Now I am covered in glitter.LOL Mine is at SCS in my gallery ‘adisneyfreak’
    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=669923&cat=500&ppuser=118582
    Thanks for the challenge!

  38. Submission for the All that Glitters Challenge.

  39. ps, kinda wished I wouldv’e skipped the eyes, he almost looks scary. Oh well

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