Friday, September 19, 2014

Just Add Ink #232 - Inspiration challenge!

Welcome to the Just Add Ink challenge for this week!

Kim found these stunning flower images to get your mojo going so you can create something beautiful to share with us.




There are some fantastic samples below which the Design Team have created to give you a few ideas on how you could interpret the inspiration images  -






JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.







Thursday, September 18, 2014

Just Add Ink #231 - Winner!!

WOW did we get some fantastic entries this week with our colour combo challenge.  Having so many lovely entries made it hard for the Design Team to pick a winner!

But there was one.....and that person is.........


Here's what some of the Design Team had to say - 

'Fabulous basket weave background creates a great sense of movement perfect to frame the scooter'

'Just love the look of the DSP weaved background!'

'Beautiful blending with the blendabilites and I love the creative look with the dsp weaving'

Congratulations!

Here is your badge to wear on your blog.

Honorable Mentions for this week go to -

Mura

'Just delightful! Awesome paper-piecing and layout.  Such a cute card.'

'Such a cheery & fun card...Super cute image!'

'Great use of the challenge colours - plus awesome colouring of that adorable cat!'


Cathy

'Just beautiful! I love how Cathy uses white space - her butterflies just pop!'

'Love the vibrant pops of colour from the butterfly's, a lovely clean card, with big impact.'

'Loved how the colours were used so delicately'


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.


Don't forget to come back at midnight to check out our next challenge!

Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!



Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge

Friday, September 12, 2014

Just Add Ink #231 Colour Challenge

Hello there it's Friday (yippee) and that means it's a time for a new Just Add Ink challenge. We have a colour challenge for you this week from Mae. The vibrant colours will surely inspire you and provide you with inspiration to get inky after a busy week! Hope you can join us.



Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...












JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.





Thursday, September 11, 2014

Just Add Ink #230 - Winners


Hello and welcome to the Just Add Ink winner's post!

What a wonderful array of masculine cards we had for our Just Add Dad challenge this week - I just loved the variety and found so many great ideas for masculine cards. But we could only pick one winner and this week it was Narelle with her first ever masculine card. 




Here's what some of the design team had to say..

I love everything about this awesome card!  The colours and dark and light embossing, are fabulous.

Fantastic first time ever masculine card!

This is beautifully stamped.

Congratulations!


Here is your badge to wear on your blog.

Honorable Mentions for this week go to -



Here's what some of the design team had to say..

So creative and clever, the hand carving is awesome!

So clever! Great stamp and love love love that it's a slider.

The kombi stamp is stunning and a great slide card. 

Kylie



Here's what some of the design team had to say..

I love the 'grungy' background, use of stamps and great colour choices.

I love the technique and colours that Kylie has used.

Love the depth and details that the layers of ink and embossing created.


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.


Don't forget to come back at midnight to check out our next challenge!

Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!



Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge

Friday, September 5, 2014

Just Add Ink # 230....Dad!

Hi everyone!...it's Friday and that means challenge time!   It's a very special one this week.  

It's....... Just Add Dad!

This weekend, it's Fathers Day in Australia and New Zealand, so this challenge is for Dad's everywhere.  It's a great time to create a special card or project especially for Dad.

Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...


JAI # 230 Chantell







JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.







Thursday, September 4, 2014

Just Add Ink # 229.....Winners!!

Thank you for all the wonderful, colourful Challenge entries this week.  It's great to see so many fabulous projects inspired by the Rainbow images.  

Our "Top Pick"  for this week goes to is..............


Here's what the Design Team had to say.........

"Stunning card where the circle overlay really maximises the pops of colour"

"Shona's multi-coloured circles are such a standout in the gallery - such a cool effect!"

"Shona hit this challenge out of the park with this fun card!"


Congratulations!

Here is your badge to wear on your blog.

Shona, as you are the Top Pick , you now have the opportunity to join us as a Guest Designer.
If you would like to be the Just Add Ink Guest Designer for the last challenge in September, please contact us on just-add-ink@hotmail.com and we will be in touch to discus the details with you. 


Honorable Mentions for this week go to -

KarrenJ


"I loved the bright colours against the black background."

"The chevron border is a stunning feature against the black and accentuates the shine of the embossing."

"Beautiful, bold, eye-catching card.  Love it!"



 "I love the layout of this card and the creative way Narelle dyed the ribbon. I have tried this and made my ribbon brown! LOL"

"Such a fabulous card to show off the vibrant colours from the inspiration pic."

"Cute, happy, card with delightful placement of all the elements.  The rainbow ribbon is great!"


Be sure to click on their names and leave them some lovely comments.


Don't forget to come back at midnight to check out our next challenge!

Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink!



Don't forget to join us tomorrow for our next challenge

Friday, August 29, 2014

Just Add Ink #229......

Hello everyone!...It's challenge time and we have some "Bright, Fun & Happy"  inspiration for you. 
I mean really, who doesn't love RAINBOWS? The design team certainly had fun with it and we'd love to see how happy it makes you..:0)



It's the last challenge of the month so this week is our "Guest Designer"challenge. So, if you are interested, all you need do is play along with the challenge this week!

 (The details: For the last challenge of each month, we will be offering the "TOP PICK" for that week, the opportunity to join us as a "Guest Designer" for the last challenge the following month....If this sounds like something you would like to do, get creating and come join us at Just Add Ink.)


AUGUST GUEST DESIGNER....
Leena Girsa

JAI#229 August GD-Leena Girsa

Here is what the Design Team have come up with this week to provide you with inspiration...





*EDITED* 
Our sincere apologies to anyone who's link entry has disappeared, due to technical issues.
Please re-link your entry and we apologies again for the inconvenience.

JUST ADD INK RULES
  • Create a card, layout or 3D project using our challenge as inspiration.
  • Link your post, NOT your whole blog back here.
  • Your project must be new, created for this challenge and combined with no more than 5 other challenges.
  • Please mention JUST ADD INK in your blog post and provide a link so others can come and join in the fun too.
  • Please DO NOT use your challenge entry as self promotion. We are here to have fun and encourage creativity.
  • We reserve the right to remove links that do not comply with the above guidelines.
  • The challenge closes each Wednesday at 10.00 pm (AEST) Australian Eastern Standard Time.