Theme Challenge

Challenge 93 | Tic Tac Toe!

It's Tic Tac Toe time at Retro Rubber!  Jan Clothier created a fun challenge to play along with!  Join us!

  RRCB 93
 

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 August 24, 2018.

 

We are excited to welcome Christy Stanford back as our Guest Designer!  Christy creates these amazing little gems at her blog called SnapDragon Stamps!  Her blog is a delight to explore as Christy gives you a variety of techniques that will inspire you to give them a try.  Also she has the best profile picture ever!  Visit her blog and leave her a comment or two!

  Tropical Friend RRCB93

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Debbie

Debbie 93

 

Claire

Claire 93

 

Neva

Neva 93

 

Donna

Donna 93

 

Maria

Maria 93

 

Jan

Jan 93

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 93

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 93 1 (583x640)

 

 

 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 RRCB93.  No backlinking. 
  • Link back to the blog using the Linky Tools by the due date. 
  • Enter as many times as you like. 
  • Feel free to combine our challenge with a maximum of 10 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 90 | Red, White And Blue Inspired!

Happy July!  We have a new photo inspiration challenge for you this time!  Although the colors may say patriotic, the card does not have to be!  Use the colors or the items in the photo to inspire you!  You can make a red, white, and blue card, a food card, a patriotic card, or any combination!  Just have fun!

  RRCB 90

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 July 13, 2018.

 

We are excited to welcome Maja as our guest designer for this challenge!  Maja (who goes by Ma-Mi) shares her beautiful cards on her blog called Rilcek in Kljuncek.  Ma-Mi creates in a myriad of styles and each card is a stunner!  Just take a gander at this card!  Clean, simple and spectacular!!  Be sure to visit and leave her some love!

  DSC_0178

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Debbie

Debbie 90

 

Claire

Claire 90

 

Neva

Neva 90

 

Donna

Donna 90

 

Maria

Maria 90

 

Jan

Jan 90

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 90

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 90 1 (578x640)

 

 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 RRCB90.  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 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 89 | X's And O's!

It's Tic Tac Toe time at Retro Rubber!  Jan Clothier created a fun challenge to play along with!  Join us!

RRCB 89 

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 June 29, 2018.

 

We are excited to welcome Julie Gearinger as our guest designer for this challenge!  Julie's blog - aptly named Stamping With Julie Gearinger - is chock full of beautiful creations that leave you breathless.  Julie has the eye for taking the most simple of ideas and creating a little slice of Heaven! 

  _061918 #RRCB89

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Debbie

Debbie 89

 

Claire

Claire 89

 

Neva

Neva 89

 

Donna

Donna 89

 

Maria

Marie 89

 

Jan

Jan 89

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 89

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 89 1 (588x640)

 

 

 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 RRCB89.  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 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 88 | Anything Goes!

It's time for Anything Goes!  So get cracking and join us!!

  RRCB 88

 

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 June 15, 2018.

 

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Debbie

Debbie 88

 

Claire

Claire 88

 

Neva

Neva 88

 

Donna

Donna 88

 

Maria

taking a break

 

Jan

Jan 88

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 88

 

Jane

taking a break

 

 

 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 RRCB88.  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 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 86 | Beautiful Flowers!

Did you have April Showers to bring May flowers?  We didn't because we still had lots of snow in April!  Now I am ready for some beautiful flowers to start popping up in yards!  Play along with us and create a card using flowers!

  RRCB 86

 

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 May 18, 2018.

 

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Debbie

Debbie 86

 

Claire

Claire 86

 

Neva

Neva 86

 

Donna

Donna 86

 

Maria

Maria 86

 

Jan

Jan 86

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 86

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 86 1 (557x640)

 

 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 RRCB86.  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 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 85 | Old Is New Again!

Everything old is new again.  Or in this case vintage.  Our challenge is all about using old stamps.  So we are giving you a challenge to use a vintage theme with your older stamps!  Use vintage paper, vintage looking stamps or a vintage theme to be able to join the challenge!

  RRCB 85

 

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 May 4, 2018.

 

We are excited to welcome Cathy Roffey as our guest designer for this challenge!  Cathy has a delightful blog called Cathy's Card Spot.  She creates sweet treasures masked as cards!  Cathy makes stunning clean and simple/layered cards that are truly a gift of talent to the recipient.  Be sure to stop by and leave some love for this very creative cardmaker!

  Cathyscardspot
 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Debbie

Debbie 85

 

Claire

Claire 85

 

Neva

Neva 85

 

Donna

Donna 85

 

Maria

Maria 85 

Jan

Jan 85

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 85

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 85 1 (560x640)

 

 

 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 RRCB85.  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 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 83 | Anything Goes!

It's time for Anything Goes!  You know what that means!  Join us!!

  RRCB 83

 

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 April 6, 2018.

 

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 83

 

Debbie

Debbie 83

 

Claire

Claire 83

 

Neva

Neva 83

 

Donna

Donna 83

 

Maria

Maria 83

 

Jan

Jan 83

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 83

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 83 1 (552x640) 

 

 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 RRCB83.  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 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 82 | Tic Tac Toe!

We are debuting a new challenge today!  Our delightful Jan Clothier has created a tic tac toe challenge for us.  Use any three elements - across, down or diagonally - and at least one old stamp and you have met the challenge requirements!  Be sure to give it a try and join us!!

  RRCB 82

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 March 23, 2018.

 

 

We are excited to welcome Heather Heroldt as our Guest Designer!  Heather's blog called Heather's Pages is a treasure trove of craftiness.  She creates cards in all crafting styles and does so with such creativity and thoughtfulness.  Be sure to visit and leave some love for Heather!

  Crazy for Cupcakes

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 82

 

Debbie

Debbie 82

 

Claire

Claire 82

 

Neva

Neva 82

 

Donna

Donna 82

 

Maria

Maria 82

 

Jan

Jan 82

 

LeAnne

LeAnne 82

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 82 1 (567x640)

 

 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 RRCB82.  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 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 80 | Dotty For You!

We are going a little dotty for this challenge!  Use dots or circles on your card and you are in like flynn!  Be sure to join us!!

 

RRCB 80

Remember to use a stamp older than a year and 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 February 23, 2018.

 

We are excited to welcome Katrina Bufton as our guest designer for this challenge!  Katrina's blog is called Katrina's Crafting Blog.  And boy, is it packed to the brim with gorgeous cards!  Katrina's cards are beautiful, delicate and filled with her amazing artistry!  Stop over and leave Katrina some love!

  2018 Feb Retro Circles wm

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 80

 

Debbie

Debbie 80

 

Claire

Claire 80

 

Neva

Neva 80

 

Donna

Donna 80

 

Maria

Maria 80

 

Jan

Jan 80

 

Jane

  Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 80 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 RRCB80.  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 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 76 | Anything Goes!

Hey!  It's an Anything Goes Challenge!  You know what that means!  So get out your stamps (at least one that is older than a year) and join us!!

RRCB 76



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 1, 2017.

 

We are excited to welcome Melissa Grant as our guest designer for this challenge!  Melissa has a lovely blog called Stamping From The Heart.   Melissa creates cards that are quietly beautiful.  They just sneak up on you!  Very clean and simple but leave a lasting impression!  Be sure to check out Melissa's blog and leave some love for her!

Melissa 76 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Katy

Katy 76

 

Debbie

Debbie 76

 

Claire

Claire 76

 

Neva

Neva 76

 

Donna

Donna 76

 

Maria

Taking a break for this challenge.

 

Jan

Jan 76

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 76 1 (501x640)

   

 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 RRCB76.  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 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.