Saturday, May 1, 2010

OCC Challenge - Mother's Day Card - Look Ma! No Flowers!

Welcome OCC friends... Welcome to another fun challenge here at Our Creative Corner!! We want to thank all those that stopped by & played along with our challenges last month. Our April hostess, Dana, did a spectacular job with so many wonderful and creative challenges for us to play along with! Thank-you, Dana!!!

We are happy to announce that the winner of the $30 Paper Maniac gift certificate is #272 Regina Jones. Congratulations Regina! Please email Dana Grothaus to claim your prize. Take a look at Regina's beautiful creation;

Now, onto this week's challenge. We have a new month, and that means a new hostess. Let's welcome our May hostess, Loretta Lock. This week Loretta is challenging all of us to make a Mother’s Day card with no flowers or blossoms. Flower shops will be full of beautiful blooms of many beautiful fragrances and vibrant colours. This will be a card that we can give along with a beautiful bouquet without competing with natural floral beauty! Everyone is invited to play along and we can't wait to see your cards this week!

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

Here are some samples from our Design Team to spark your inspiration. Our May hostess will start us off;

Loretta Lock - love to create

Sarah Gough - Thinking Stamps

Designed by Lori Rider - The Diva Stamper

Designed by Dana Grothaus - Dana's Dabbling Studio

Designed by Diane Gilbert ~ 'My Little Stampin' Spot!'

Designed by Julie ~ "Kewl"Stamps-n-More

Designed by Linda Coughlin - The Funkie Junkie


  1. Beautiful samples as always girls - thanks for the challenge!!

  2. Your cards are just stunning!!!

  3. For some or other reason, i can't select the image to show :-( Maybe Mr Linky needs a holiday?

  4. thanks so much! love all the dt samples!!

  5. Sorry, I didn't read very well. I already posted my card and then read no flowers. Please delete me.

  6. Gorgeous cards from the DT.
    I had fun making this one, except that with no flowers i feel my card naked :)
    Thank you for looking!
    Hugs xx

  7. Great challenge this week...the DT inspiration was wonderful.

    stampin' hugz

  8. Congrats to the winner! And what a lovely cards the DT-team has come up with this week, too! ~Ira

  9. Fun challenge! Really had to think about this one! All the DT samples are fantastic! Thanks!

  10. What a wonderful challenge and each card is unique and beautiful!!

  11. This was a fun challenge! I love to use flowers, so it really stretched me to find something else. I had the perfect high heels set and made my card. Thanks for a fun blog. Great DT cards!

  12. I cannot insert my card directly, here, therefore, my link comes

  13. Well it looks like I have missed this deadline. 8(
    Here is a link to my card.

  14. My first challenge on this site, but looks like a missed deadline as well! Had fun all the same... great idea ladies!

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