Thursday, September 17, 2015

TE Share Joy Challenge 3

Welcome back for the third Taylored Expressions Share Joy Challenge! Your creations for challenge 2 were amazing and so very inspiring! Our absolute favorite part of this challenge is reading all of your plans to send and share your cards! Please keep sharing with us and sharing your creations with others!

Lets begin today by announcing the winner of challenge 2. By random selection the winner of Share Joy Challenge 2 and a $15.00 Taylored Expressions Gift Certificate is:

Please click here to contact Jen to claim your prize.

Today we have a sketch challenge, as always, and a Tic-Tac-Toe challenge. To play along with the Tic-Tac-Toe challenge pick any three project elements in a row (vertical, horizontal, or diagonal) to use on your project. Use either or both challenges, it's up to YOU!

Our amazing Share Joy Challenge Design Team has created cards we know will get your creative juices flowing.

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 by noon PST on September 23, 2015.
  4. Send or give your card to a friend, loved one, or someone who could use some joy! Leave a comment on this post telling us who you sent your card to and why.
  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. Yay! It's Share Joy time again! My brother-in-law had back surgery today, so I made my card for him. It will be in the mail this afternoon! ~ Tricia

  2. I created my card for my sister-in-law's birthday on Sunday.

  3. My card is going to my younger brother for this birthday! Thanks for a fun sketch!

  4. My card, lucky 13 LOL, is for my crafty friend Lisa. She loves purple and has just had the news that she is winning her battle with the big C. Way to go Lisa. Hugz

  5. Thanks for another fun challenge! I was sending my sister a package, so I sent my card along with that!

  6. My card (#18) is going to my sister-in-law who has been so good to me lately and I want to let her know how much I appreciate her. Thank you for the challenge!

  7. I'm sending my card to my sister who is a caregiver for her husband. She needs some TLC.