Saturday, December 12, 2009

OCC Challenge -- The Holidays are Here!!!

Welcome OCC friends and thanks for stopping by Our Creative Corner! We would like to thank all those that stopped by and joined us last week for our sketch challenge, your samples were so inventive usign the 12 Days of Christmas as Inspiration!!

A $25 Gift Certificate from Prickley Pear Rubber Stamps was up for grabs with last week's Challenge and the winner is.......Linda R, and you can find her great designs on her blog My Happy Place! Again we thank Nicole at Prickley Pear Stamps for sponsoring last week's Challenge. Please email us to claim your prize.

Before we start this week’s samples, we would like to introduce our feature designer, Darsie Bruno. Below you will see her beautiful sample from last week's 12 Days of Christmas challenge. Please stop by her blog for more creative ideas and designs.

This week our December host, Jenny has us all in the Holiday Spirit with a Holiday Challenge. Everyone is busy this time of year doing last minute cards and crossing things of our lists! So today is an easy one.... Create a card or project with a Holiday Theme, Christmas or Hannukah.

And we have another Gift Certificate up for this week's challenge. Play along and link your creation below using Mr. Linky for your chance to win. A $25 Gift Certificate is up for grabs from Totally Stampalicious, a new and FUN line of stamps! The winner will be announced next Saturday with the next OCC Challenge.

We also have the talented Sue Kment with us as a Guest Designer today. Thank you Sue for playing along with us for this challenge. You can find more of Sue's fun and amazing creations on her blog Sue's Stamping Stuff. Here is Sue's totally cute Snoopy creation for this week:

There is no time limit on our challenges - feel free to participate whenever you are able. To play along, upload your creation to your blog or gallery, then leave us a comment linking to your project so we can check it out. If you upload to SCS, remember to use keyword: OCCC

Now let's check out the samples from the OCC, our December host, Jenny Gropp - One Krafty Kat, will start us off.
Joycelyn Turner - Stamps 'n' Coffee

Dana Grothaus - Dana's Dabbling Studio

by Cindy Burgess

Wendy Janson - It's All About Stamping

Lori Rider - The Diva Stamper

Designed by Jennifer Meyer

Linda Coughlin - The Funkie Junkie

By Silke Ledlow - My Life


  1. I love this Challenge and also love the very creative DT Samples. Thanks for the opportunity:)

  2. Thank you so much for choosing my card as the Featured Design! I am definitely honored! Your blog is an inspiration to us all. Merry Christmas :)

  3. Wow! I am blown away by the talent here! I made my card for last week's challenge, but could not post it as it's for another challenge that does not go live until Monday! But it fits with this week's challenge I'll come back on Monday. LOL

  4. I created 6 Christmas/Holiday themed cards today. You can see them here:

  5. Great challenge and gorgeous DT-cards! ,-) Have an nice day.

    Hugs Zimtschnecke

  6. Hi again! This is my second entry! Thanks for the opportunity ladies:)

  7. So many wonderful creations! I love all the DT works! Great job, Ladies!!!
    Have a nice week!

  8. Thanks for the fun challenge! Perfect for finishing up those holiday cards! Gorgeous samples from the DT! Thanks!

  9. thanks for the challenge, helped me get another one off the list to do!!!
    Louise x

  10. Wonderful DT cards... Thanks for the great challenge....

    Patricia Rose

  11. I'm really really LOVING the samples!!! Thank you for the inspiration!

  12. Hi girls - I have added my card to Mr Linky - it is Christmas themed ' with a Twist' LOL! Thanks for having me!! Have a blessed Christmas! {{{hugs}}}

  13. Hi ladies! I have many Christmas cards:)
    Have a wonderful Christmas!

  14. great cards from you!!!
    i wish you merry chrismas!!!!

  15. Thank you! Your blog post will be advertised on the DigiFree Scrapbooking Challenges & Competitions search engine today (look for timestamp: 19 Dec [LA 02:29pm, NY 05:29pm, UK 10:29pm] - 20 Dec [OZ 09:29am]).


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