Thursday, March 17, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 27: Sketch & Tic Tac Toe

Hi everyone! I hope you are having a wonderful Thursday and are ready for another Taylored Expressions Share Joy Challenge! Today we have a fun sketch and Tic Tac Toe challenge for you but first up lets share the winner of SJC26!!! Congratulations to:

Stacey please click here to email Jen to claim your $20 Taylored Expressions gift certificate!

Now let's take a peek at this week's challenge:

To play along with us this week you can used the sketch, three in a row on the tic-tac-toe board or BOTH!! It's up to you!!!

Our design team has some fantastic inspiration for you:

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein using the sketch.

Sample by Simone Naoum using the sketch.

Sample by Yuki Yoshioka using the tic-tac-toe board.

Sample by Jen Shults using the sketch and tic-tac-toe .

Challenge Format:

Each week we will be bring you two types of challenges that you can use separately or together to inspire your creativity. One of the challenges will always be a sketch. The other challenge will vary each week. It's up to you if you want to use just one of the challenge components or both together. New challenges will be posted each Thursday.

To enter the challenge, simply follow these instructions:

  1. Create a new card or project using either or both components of the challenge posted above. Use of Taylored Expressions products is optional.
  2. Post your project on your personal blog or online gallery. Please directly link to the Share Joy Challenge blog in your post. 
  3. Add a direct link to your project using the InLinkz below by noon PST on February 17, 2015. 
  4. Send or give your card to a friend, loved one, or someone who could use some joy! 
  5. Leave a comment on this post telling us who you sent your card to and why. Don't forget this one!! We LOVE hearing from you!!
  1. A winner will be chosen at random each week to receive a $15 Taylored Expressions Gift Certificate. Winning entries that use TE products will receive a $20 Taylored Expressions Gift Certificate.
  2. Each month, we will award a Grand Prize to a TE Share Joy Challenge participant. The more you play throughout the month, the better your chance to win!
  3. Weekly winners will be announced at the time of the new challenge launch each Thursday.
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  1. Amazing cards by the DT! I love all that pretty pink!

  2. We love pink in our house and I made my card to give to one of my team members who sold enough essential oils last month to go up in rank.

  3. YAY!!! So excited to have won some credit at the TE store!
    This grumpling card is going to my bestie who's also a mom of three and has LOADS of laundry!

  4. Congrats to Stacy! Loving this fun tic tac toe challenge and am sending my card to a friend who is celebrating her birthday this month! She is also celebrating her 7th year cancer free...yay!

  5. This was a fabulous challenge! Thank you so much for always providing great inspiration! I plan to send this card to my sister <3
    ~Emily L.

  6. All my cards are going to my best friends and family all over the world. I send them warm wishes each Easter and Christmas.

  7. I always mean to enter your challenge & run out of time, so glad I was able to use the tic-tac-toe board this week. My card is going to a sweet blogging friend I actually met in person. Love the inspiration from the DT!

  8. My card will go to one of my coffee-loving friends.

  9. Thanks for letting me enter the challenge. This card , like most of my cards, will be sent to one of my pen pals.

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  11. Andreea Raghina - cards are being sent to my international friends celebrating Easter this coming weekend. In Romania majority of us are celebrating the Orthodox Easter, on May 1st

  12. A friend is about to become a grandmother for the first time and knowing it is a little girl this card will be just perfect.

  13. I made an Easter card for one of my daughter's this week!

  14. My Grumpling bunny card is for a co-worker - she has a great sense of humour, and will love it!!

  15. I will be sharing my puppy card with a good friend, who did a lot of listening over coffee yesterday.

  16. What fun! I especially like the use of negative die cuts!
    I'll be sending my card off to a friend who recently got home from the hospital along with some soothing tea bags.

  17. My card is going to a friend who lost her husband earlier in the year as an encouragement to keep on going.