Challenge 53 | Merry Christmas

It's time for another lovely color challenge!  We are celebrating the Holiday Season with this beautiful photo for a Christmas color challenge! Stretch your imagination and see what you can do with your old stamps!  So be sure to give it a try and join us!!

This is our last challenge for 2016 as the design team takes the holidays off to enjoy the season!

 

RRCB 53

 

We have made a change to our challenge rules – you have always had to use a stamp older than a year but now you must include the age (or approximate age) of the stamp in your blog post. After all – we want to give these old stamps some love!

 

Are you on Facebook?  If you share our challenge on your Facebook page, we will happily share your post!

To be considered for a Top Pick and to receive comments - be sure to link your card below!

 

Be sure to play along with us! This challenge ends December 16, 2016.

 

We are excited to welcome Julie Gearinger as our guest designer for this challenge!  Julie's blog - Stamping with Julie Gearinger is an absolute feast for the eyes!  Each card is unique and a treasure trove of techniques!  Be sure to visit!

  Rrcb53 Christmas

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 53

 

Debbie

Debbie 53

 

Claire

Claire 53

 

Christine

Christine 53

 

Neva

Neva

 

Donna

Donna 53

 

Maria

Maria 53

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 53 1 (575x640)

 

 

 CHALLENGE GUIDELINES

  • We require stamps older than one year.  If we feel you are using newer stamps, you may be disqualified from the challenge without notification.
  • New papers/dies are OK – but you must use at least one stamp older than a year and describe the age in your blog post.
  • Please note that all challenges require the use of at least one stamp older than a year.
  • Post your new creation to your blog or online gallery.   Use keyword RRCB53.  No backlinking. 
  • Link back to the blog using the InLinkz by the due date. 
  • Enter as many times as you like. 
  • Feel free to combine our challenge with a maximum of 10 other challenges.  Entries linked to more than 10 challenges will be disqualified without notification.
  • If your project is posted on a private group site such as Split Coast Stampers or a photo sharing site not all DT members may be able to comment.   Thank you for understanding.
  • Turn off Word Verification.  We love to comment but word verification can make that difficult.

Challenge 52 | Top Picks!

Good afternoon all!  A huge thank you to everyone who played along with this challenge!

We love all of you who stop in and visit us on a regular basis!  If you are new to our site and like what you see, be sure to stop by on Tuesday when our next challenge goes live!

Winners Badge 2016
 Without further ado – here are the top picks, in no particular order…

 

PJ's Projects

PJ's Projects

 

Marsha Reed

Thank You Pine

 

Heather B

Heather B

 

LeAnne Pugliese

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Follow Your Heart in Pink

 

Lauren Bergold

EO +retro rubber pieced tree

 

The design team voted on their fave and this week's winner is :  PJ's Projects!!!

PJ's Projects...we would love to have you as our guest designer for an upcoming challenge.

Please contact us at retrorubber at outlook dot com.  Email link in the side bar.

See you Tuesday for the next challenge!!


Challenge 52 | Feeling Sketchy

It's time for a sketch challenge!  Who doesn't like that?  Stretch your imagination and see what you can do with your old stamps!  So be sure to give it a try and join us!!

 

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We have made a change to our challenge rules – you have always had to use a stamp older than a year but now you must include the age (or approximate age) of the stamp in your blog post. After all – we want to give these old stamps some love!

 

Are you on Facebook?  If you share our challenge on your Facebook page, we will happily share your post!

To be considered for a Top Pick and to receive comments - be sure to link your card below!

 

Be sure to play along with us! This challenge ends December 2, 2016.

 

We are excited to welcome Jane Willis as our guest designer for this challenge!  Jane shares all of her crafty goodness at her blog called Onions and Paper!  Be sure to stop in and see her awesome handiwork!  Isn't this card gorgeous?  All that green with the bit of gold around the edges = spectacular!

  Jane W 52

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 52

 

Debbie

Debbie 52

 

Claire

Claire 52

 

Christine

Christine 52

 

Neva

Neva 52

 

Donna

Donna 52

 

Maria

Maria 52

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 52 1 (528x640)

 

 

 CHALLENGE GUIDELINES

  • We require stamps older than one year.  If we feel you are using newer stamps, you may be disqualified from the challenge without notification.
  • New papers/dies are OK – but you must use at least one stamp older than a year and describe the age in your blog post.
  • Please note that all challenges require the use of at least one stamp older than a year.
  • Post your new creation to your blog or online gallery.   Use keyword RRCB52.  No backlinking. 
  • Link back to the blog using the InLinkz by the due date. 
  • Enter as many times as you like. 
  • Feel free to combine our challenge with a maximum of 10 other challenges.  Entries linked to more than 10 challenges will be disqualified without notification.
  • If your project is posted on a private group site such as Split Coast Stampers or a photo sharing site not all DT members may be able to comment.   Thank you for understanding.
  • Turn off Word Verification.  We love to comment but word verification can make that difficult.

Challenge 51 | Top Picks!

Good afternoon all!  A huge thank you to everyone who played along with this challenge!

We love all of you who stop in and visit us on a regular basis!  If you are new to our site and like what you see, be sure to stop by on Tuesday when our next challenge goes live!

Winners Badge 2016
 Without further ado – here are the top picks, in no particular order…

 

Oh You Made Me Ink

Sunflowers

 

Julie Gearinger

TCC61 Thank You _2

 

Little Turtle's Room

Turtle

 

Greta H

Greta

 

Michael A Trent

Thankful Final (Medium)

 

The design team voted on their fave and this week's winner is :  Julie Gearinger!!!

Julie...we would love to have you as our guest designer for an upcoming challenge.

Please contact us at retrorubber at outlook dot com.  Email link in the side bar.

See you Tuesday for the next challenge!!


Challenge 51 | Be Thankful

We are rapidly approaching Thanksgiving!  So we are offering up a color challenge with a thankful theme!  Use the image to draw the color inspiration from and you get bonus points for giving your card a thankful theme!  (OK - so there are no bonus points... but we are encouraging you to use sentiments that express gratitude or Thanksgiving!)  Stretch your imagination and see what you can do with your old stamps!  So be sure to give it a try and join us!!

 

RRCB 51


We have made a change to our challenge rules – you have always had to use a stamp older than a year but now you must include the age (or approximate age) of the stamp in your blog post. After all – we want to give these old stamps some love!

 

Are you on Facebook?  If you share our challenge on your Facebook page, we will happily share your post!

To be considered for a Top Pick and to receive comments - be sure to link your card below!

 

Be sure to play along with us! This challenge ends November 18, 2016.

 

We are excited to welcome Kathy Schweinfurth as our guest designer for this challenge!  Isn't this card stunning?  The leaves look like they are floating!  Be sure to visit Kathy at her Stamps At Play blog to see what an amazing crafter she is!

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Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

 

Katy

Katy 51

 

Debbie

Debbie 51

 

Claire

Claire 51

 

Christine

Christine 51

 

Neva

Neva 51

 

Donna

Donna 51

 

Maria

Maria 51

 

Amy

Amy 51

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 51 1 (527x640)

 

 

 CHALLENGE GUIDELINES

  • We require stamps older than one year.  If we feel you are using newer stamps, you may be disqualified from the challenge without notification.
  • New papers/dies are OK – but you must use at least one stamp older than a year and describe the age in your blog post.
  • Please note that all challenges require the use of at least one stamp older than a year.
  • Post your new creation to your blog or online gallery.   Use keyword RRCB51.  No backlinking. 
  • Link back to the blog using the InLinkz by the due date. 
  • Enter as many times as you like. 
  • Feel free to combine our challenge with a maximum of 10 other challenges.  Entries linked to more than 10 challenges will be disqualified without notification.
  • If your project is posted on a private group site such as Split Coast Stampers or a photo sharing site not all DT members may be able to comment.   Thank you for understanding.
  • Turn off Word Verification.  We love to comment but word verification can make that difficult.

Challenge 50 | Top Picks!

Good afternoon all!  A huge thank you to everyone who played along with this challenge!

We love all of you who stop in and visit us on a regular basis!  If you are new to our site and like what you see, be sure to stop by on Tuesday when our next challenge goes live!

Winners Badge 2016
 Without further ado – here are the top picks, in no particular order…

 

Jane Willis

Jane Willis

 

Michael Trent

Michael Trent

 

PJ's Projects

PJ's Projects

 

Lynne in NI

Lynne

 

Maggie Made Cards

Maggie

 

 

The design team voted on their fave and this week's winner is :  Jane Willis!!!

Jane...we would love to have you as our guest designer for an upcoming challenge.

Please contact us at retrorubber at outlook dot com.  Email link in the side bar.

See you Tuesday for the next challenge!!


Challenge 50 | Fall Colors

It's fall and we thought it was time to be inspired by all of the beautiful fall foliage!  Stretch your imagination and see what you can do with your old stamps!  So be sure to give it a try and join us!!

 

RRCB 50


We have made a change to our challenge rules – you have always had to use a stamp older than a year but now you must include the age (or approximate age) of the stamp in your blog post. After all – we want to give these old stamps some love!

 

Are you on Facebook?  If you share our challenge on your Facebook page, we will happily share your post!

To be considered for a Top Pick and to receive comments - be sure to link your card below!

 

Be sure to play along with us! This challenge ends November 4, 2016.

 

We are excited to welcome Leslie Miller as our guest designer for this challenge!  Be sure to visit Leslie's blog - Running With Scissors - to see the stunning cards she creates! 

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Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 50

 

Debbie

Debbie 50

 

Claire

Claire 50

 

Christine

Christine 50

 

Neva

Neva 50

 

Donna

Donna 50

 

Maria

Maria 50

 

Amy

Amy 50

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 50 1 (640x514)

 

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Ginger Pelfrey!  We will miss her creativity and wish her all of the best! 

I count myself lucky to have such a wonderful design team and I want to say thank you to all of them for all of their hard work!   

 

 CHALLENGE GUIDELINES

  • We require stamps older than one year.  If we feel you are using newer stamps, you may be disqualified from the challenge without notification.
  • New papers/dies are OK – but you must use at least one stamp older than a year and describe the age in your blog post.
  • Please note that all challenges require the use of at least one stamp older than a year.
  • Post your new creation to your blog or online gallery.   Use keyword RRCB50.  No backlinking. Link back to the blog using the InLinkz by the due date. 
  • Enter as many times as you like. 
  • Feel free to combine our challenge with a maximum of 10 other challenges.  Entries linked to more than 10 challenges will be disqualified without notification.
  • If your project is posted on a private group site such as Split Coast Stampers or a photo sharing site not all DT members may be able to comment.   Thank you for understanding.
  • Turn off Word Verification.  We love to comment but word verification can make that difficult.

Challenge 49 | Top Picks!

Good afternoon all!  A huge thank you to everyone who played along with this challenge!

We love all of you who stop in and visit us on a regular basis!  If you are new to our site and like what you see, be sure to stop by on Tuesday when our next challenge goes live!

Winners Badge 2016
 Without further ado – here are the top picks, in no particular order…

 

Michael Trent

  Trent

 

Te4eto

  P1060937

 

Cornelia

IMG_8346w

 

Kathy Schweinfurth

Frightening feline 2

 

Lauren Bergold

Sos-halloween

 

 

The design team voted on their fave and this week's winner is :  Kathy Schweinfurth!!!

Kathy...we would love to have you as our guest designer for an upcoming challenge.

Please contact us at retrorubber at outlook dot com.  Email link in the side bar.

See you Tuesday for the next challenge!!


Challenge 49 | Boo!

Boo!  It's time for a Halloween challenge!  The march towards the holidays has begun!  What is your favorite part of Halloween?  The candy, the costumes, the tricks?  Or making Halloween cards?  Stretch your imagination and see what you can do with your old stamps!  So be sure to join us!!

 

RRCB 49


 

We have made a change to our challenge rules – you have always had to use a stamp older than a year but now you must include the age (or approximate age) of the stamp in your blog post. After all – we want to give these old stamps some love!

 

Are you on Facebook?  If you share our challenge on your Facebook page, we will happily share your post!

To be considered for a Top Pick and to receive comments - be sure to link your card below!

 

Be sure to play along with us! This challenge ends October 21, 2016.

 

We are excited to welcome LeAnne Pugliese as our guest designer for this challenge!  LeAnne knows her way around a crafting table and you can check out all of her stunning creativity at her blog called Wee Inklings!

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Smile Trickster Retrorubber
 

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 49

 

Debbie

Debbie 49

 

Claire

Claire 49

 

Christine

Christine 49

 

Neva

Neva 49

 

Donna

Donna 49

 

Maria

Maria 49

 

Amy

Amy 49

 

Ginger

Taking a break!

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 49 1 (534x640)

 

 

 CHALLENGE GUIDELINES

  • We require stamps older than one year.  If we feel you are using newer stamps, you may be disqualified from the challenge without notification.
  • New papers/dies are OK – but you must use at least one stamp older than a year and describe the age in your blog post.
  • Please note that all challenges require the use of at least one stamp older than a year.
  • Post your new creation to your blog or online gallery.   Use keyword RRCB49.  No backlinking. 
  • Link back to the blog using the InLinkz by the due date. 
  • Enter as many times as you like. 
  • Feel free to combine our challenge with a maximum of 10 other challenges.  Entries linked to more than 10 challenges will be disqualified without notification.
  • If your project is posted on a private group site such as Split Coast Stampers or a photo sharing site not all DT members may be able to comment.   Thank you for understanding.
  • Turn off Word Verification.  We love to comment but word verification can make that difficult.

Challenge 48 | Top Picks!

Good afternoon all!  A huge thank you to everyone who played along with this challenge!

We love all of you who stop in and visit us on a regular basis!  If you are new to our site and like what you see, be sure to stop by on Tuesday when our next challenge goes live!

Winners Badge 2016
 Without further ado – here are the top picks, in no particular order…

Leslie Miller

Leslie

 

Higgledy-Piggledy

Black Eyed Susans H2O

 

Happy Haunt 2

HappyHaunt2

 

Julie Gearinger

092916 Autumn Mum Blessings

 

LeAnne

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Autumn Blessings Vintage Pumpkin

 

The design team voted on their fave and this week's winner is :  Leslie Miller!!!

Leslie...we would love to have you as our guest designer for an upcoming challenge.

Please contact us at retrorubber at outlook dot com.  Email link in the side bar.

See you Tuesday for the next challenge!!