Theme Challenge

Challenge 222 | Winter Fun!

We are back for a new year of challenges!  This time around we have a theme challenge all about winter.  Use winter related stamps and/or papers on your card!  As I am writing this post, where I live...winter is definitely here!  Get inspired by this wintery image to make a card and join us!

RRCB 222 

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 January 26, 2024.

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 222

 

Neva

Neva 222

 

Donna

Donna 222

 

Heather

Heather 222

 

LeeAnn

LeeAnn 222

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 222 1

 

 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 RRCB222.  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 215 | Fall Scenes!

We are in one of my favorite seasons of the year - fall!  Where it is still warm during the day and cool at night.  When the leaves start changing - so beautiful!  Our challenge is to make a card with fall stamps or papers!  Join us!

RRCB 215 

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 September 22, 2023.

 

We are excited to welcome Janette Goodall as our Guest Designer.  Janette blogs at Fun Full Creating.  And talk about creating!  Beautiful stunners like this one that Janette made for us!  I am in love with how the leaves pop with the papers and splatter in the background.  My favorite is the chair - it really ties this whole card together!  A masterpiece!  Be sure to visit Janette and leave her a comment!

Janette 215

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

taking a break

 

Neva

taking a break

 

Donna

Donna 215

 

Heather

Heather 215

 

LeeAnn

Leeann 215

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 215 1

 

 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 RRCB215.  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 213 | Rainbow Connection!

Rainbows - who doesn't love seeing one?  Well, this is your chance to play along with our rainbow connection challenge.  Just use rainbows or rainbow colors on your card and you are all set!  Join us!

RRCB 213 

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 25, 2023.

 

We are excited to welcome Stephanie Severin back as our Guest Designer!  Stef blogs at ingeniousinkling.com and has been a great supporter of this challenge.  Stef is super creative and it shows with each unique and thoughtful card she makes.  Stef created a big, bold rainbow for this challenge and added a sweet sentiment.  Any friend would be thrilled to receive this card!  Be sure to stop by Stef's blog and leave her a comment!  

Stef 213

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 213

 

Neva

taking a break

 

Donna

Donna 213

 

Heather

Heather 213

 

LeeAnn

Lee Ann 213

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 213 1

 

 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 RRCB213.  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 209 | Summer Scenes!

We are into summer now so we decided to celebrate it!  Make a summer themed card - use summer stamps and/or summer paper!  The design team was on a roll and used summer fruits inspired by the challenge image.  You don't have to do that - what makes you think of summer?  Join us!

RRCB 209 

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 30, 2023.

 

We are excited to welcome back Stephanie Severin as our Guest Designer.  Stephanie blogs at Ingenious Inkling and cooks up some sweet cards!  Stef did a fantastic job with this challenge!  She is showcasing one of the great things about summer - sweet corn!  This image pops with the greens and yellowy oranges.  This is summer!  Be sure to stop by Stef's blog and leave her a comment!

Smilyn Stef 209

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 209

 

Neva

taking a break

 

Donna

Donna 209

 

Heather

Heather 209

 

LeeAnn

LeeAnn 209

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 209 1

 

 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 RRCB209.  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 206 | Tic Tac Toe!

We are back with our new tic tac toe challenge!  There are a lot of great combinations to be had!  Join us!

RRCB 206 

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 19, 2023.

 

We are excited to welcome back Julie Gearinger as our Guest Designer.  Julie blogs at Stamping with Julie Gearinger.  Julie is one of those cardmakers that I stand in awe of.  Beautifully creative and talented!  Just see what she did for us!  Be sure to stop by and visit Julie and leave a comment!

Julie

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 206

 

Neva

taking a break

 

Donna

Donna 206

 

Heather

Heather 206

 

LeeAnn

LeeAnn 206

 

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 RRCB206.  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 204 | Spring Scenes!

We are celebrating spring for this challenge!  We still have snow on the ground (in April!!) and are desperate for some warm spring weather!  Make a card that has spring related stamps and or papers!  Maybe you can help us get a little spring weather!  Join us!

RRCB 204 

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 21, 2023.

 

We are excited to welcome Christy Stanford back as our Guest Designer!  Christy blogs at Snapdragon Stamps.  I am a huge fan of hers and enjoy visiting her blog and getting inspired!  This card is a perfect example of her creativity!  It is top of the line gorgeous!  Be sure to pop over and leave a comment for Christy!

Christy 204

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 204

 

Neva

on a break

 

Donna

Donna 204

 

Heather

Heather 204

 

LeeAnn

LeeAnn 204

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 204 1

 

 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 RRCB204.  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 203 | Happy Birthday!

Our new challenge is all about birthdays!  You can never have enough birthday cards on hand so make one up and join us!

RRCB 203 

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 7, 2023.

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 203

 

Neva

taking a break

 

Donna

Donna 203

 

Heather

Heather 203

 

LeeAnn

LeeAnn 203

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 203 3

 

 

 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 RRCB203.  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 201 | Tic Tac Toe!

Our new challenge is one of my favorite challenges - Tic Tac Toe!  There are some great choices on this one so enjoy!  Join us!

RRCB 201 

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 10, 2023.

 

We are excited to welcome Christy Stanford back as our Guest Designer.  Christy blogs at Snapdragon Stamps.  Christy has been a supporter of our challenge for years and I am a huge fan of her talent.  Christy consistently creates cards with fresh ideas and great instructions.  This card is a great example - the papers, the layout and the images are top notch.  I love that large sentiment die cut!  Be sure to visit Christy and leave her a comment!

Christy S 201

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 201

 

Neva

Neva 201

 

Donna

Donna 201

 

Heather

Heather 201

 

LeeAnn

LeeAnn 201

 

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 RRCB201.  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 198 | Winter Scenes!

Welcome to a new year of Retro Rubber Challenges!  We are starting off the year with a theme challenge to make a winter card!  Easy peasy - what feels like winter to you?  Snow capped mountains?  Snowmen?  Snowflakes?  We look forward to seeing what you make!  Join us!

RRCB 198 

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 January 27, 2023.

 

We are excited to welcome a new team member - LeeAnn McKinney!  LeeAnn blogs at LeeAnn Gets Crafty and we are happy to have her on board!

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 198

 

Neva

Neva 198

 

Donna

Donna 198

 

Heather

Heather 198

 

LeeAnn

LeeAnn 198

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 198 1

 

 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 RRCB198.  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 195 | You Had Me At Ombre!

We are back with a theme challenge to use ombre on a card - basically different shades of the same color.  Be sure to join us!

RRCB 195 

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 November 18, 2022.

 

We are sad to announce that Maria will be leaving our design team.  Maria has been a sheer joy to have on our team.  She always makes very thoughtful special cards and we will miss her creative talent.  We wish her the best in her next step and hope she enjoys all of her free time!  Thank you Maria for everything!

 

We are excited to welcome Helen Finley as our Guest Designer.  Helen blogs at Moments of Crafting and they are some moments!  Helen is super creative and does wonders with watercolors!  This card is a prime example of that!  The colors are bright and the image sweet perfection!  Visit her blog and leave her a comment or two!

Helen 195

 

Enjoy the inspiration of the design team!

Claire

Claire 195

 

Neva 

Neva 195

 

Donna 

Donna 195

 

Heather

Heather 195

 

Jane

Www.seejanestamp.com rrcb 195 1

 

 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 RRCB195.  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.