Thursday, March 24, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 28: Sketch & Clean and Simple

Hi everyone! I hope you are having a fantastic Thursday! It's time for a new Share Joy Challenge and today we have a fun new sketch and Clean & Simple Challenge for you! First let's announce the winner of Share Joy Challenge 27!

Congratulations to:

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

Our new challenge today is a sketch and Clean & Simple challenge. You can use either or both in your project to play along!

The design team has some fantastic samples for you!

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein

Sample by Simone Naoum

Sample by Yuki Yoshioka

Sample by Jen Shults

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. 
  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. Hi, it's coming into birthday season for me. This one (#2) is going to Marion. I don't think she comes here so it won't spoil the surprize. Hugz

  2. I am sending this card to a girlfriend, who I am planning to go for coffee with after spring break.

  3. Wonderful, cheerful cards by the DT! Thanks for the inspiration!
    #6 is a card I mass produced for my mom to send out to the people on her holiday card list. My mom loves to send encouraging cards for all the holidays, and I love to make cards for the different holidays, so we make a great team!

  4. Made this card for my Auntie who's birthday was March 13th. Got it in the mail today.

  5. What a great variety of cards by the DT! I'm sending my card to a blogging friend so it's waiting for her when she gets back from vacation.

  6. Fabulous DT cards! My card will be going to my sister for her birthday.

  7. My card will go to one of my pen pals

  8. Another wonderful challenge! My "wild birthday" card will go to a sweet little boy for his birthday coming up!

  9. #14 is for a friend whose husband is battling cancer. This verse is a great reminder of God's loving care for His children.

  10. Congratulations to Karen! My card is for my Mom.

  11. Gorgeous inspiration ... cute and so pretty ... thanks so much! My card will be going to a sailing teenage nephew! Anita :)

  12. My card (#22) will go to a nephew when it's more seasonably appropriate.

  13. My "Deer Friend" card will go to a friend who lives in the "boonies"! LOL She sees deer daily!!

  14. Honestly! I missed it again! Here's my card anyway...

    1. Your card is beautiful!!! Thanks for joining us! :)