Thursday, August 18, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 49: Sketch and Color Challenge

Hi crafty friends! I hope this week is going well for you! It's back to school time around our neck of the woods so this week has been full of organizing and finding classes and learning locker combinations. We've been busy! Thank you so much to everyone who participated in last week's challenge. It's always so wonderful to browse the gallery and see your gorgeous creations and to read about how YOU are spreading joy to others! Before we take a look at this week's challenge let's find out who the winner of Share Joy Challenge 48 is. Congratulations to...



Congratulations Monika!! Email Jen using this link to claim your $15.00 TE gift certificate. :)

Now here is a look at this week's challenge:


Here are a few samples from our design team to get the ideas flowing!

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein using the color palette.

Sample by Simone Naoum using the color palette.

Sample by Yuki Yoshioka using the sketch.


Sample by Jen Shults using the color palette.

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!!
Prizes:
  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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Thursday, August 11, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 48: Sketch + Clean & Simple

Hi crafty friends!! I hope you are having a great week so far!! Today we have new challenge for you but first I wanted to thank all those that participated in last week's challenge. Your projects were fantastic and it's always wonderful to read about how YOU are spreading joy to others! Before we take a look at this week's challenge let's find out who the winner of Share Joy Challenge 47 is. Congratulations to...


Congratulations Birgit!! Email Jen using this link to claim your $20.00 TE gift certificate. :)

Now here's a look at this week's challenge:


Here are a few samples from our design team to get the ideas flowing!

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein using the sketch.

Sample by Simone Naoum using the sketch

Sample by Yuki Yoshioka using the clean and simple challenge.


Sample by Jen Shults using the clean and simple challenge.

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!!
Prizes:
  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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Thursday, August 4, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 47: Sketch & Tic-Tac-Toe

Hi everyone! I hope this week is going well for everyone! We've got a fun new challenge for you this week. Your projects for last week's sketch and inspiration photo were amazing and so inspiring.

Our challenge for this week is a sketch and tic-tac-toe but first lets see who the winner of Share Joy Challenge 46 is! Congratulations go to...


Congratulations Kirsten!! Email Jen using this link to claim your $15.00 TE gift certificate. :)

Now here's a look at this week's challenge:


Here are a few samples from our design team to get the ideas flowing!

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein using the tic-tac-toe challenge.

Sample by Simone Naoum using the tic-tac-toe challenge.

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

Sample by Jen Shults using the sketch challenge.

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!!
Prizes:
  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.
Stay connected with the TE Share Joy Challenge! Subscribe to receive updates, news, and new challenge details in your Inbox:










July 2016 Grand Prize Winner

Hi everyone! The winner of the July 2016 Share Joy Grand Prize of a $50 gift certificate to the Taylored Expressions Store is #6 from SJC44: 


Tenia please email Jen by clicking here to claim your prize.

We want to thank everyone who joined us in July for our Share Joy Challenges and hope that you will continue to make and send cards with the hope of sharing joy with others!

Taylored Expressions

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 46: Sketch & Inspiration Photo

Hi everyone! I hope all is well with you this week so far! We have been busy here at Taylored Expressions gearing up for our August release and an exciting new surprise that you will hear more about soon!!!

Our challenge for this week is a sketch and inspiration photo but first lets see who the winner of Share Joy Challenge 45 is! Congratulations go to...


Congratulations Rosali!! Email Jen using this link to claim your $15.00 TE gift certificate. :)

Here's this week's challenge:


Use the sketch, the photo or BOTH to join us this week!

Here are some samples from the design team to get us started...

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein using the sketch challenge.

Sample by Simone Naoum using the sketch challenge.

Sample by Yuki Yoshioka using the inspiration photo.


Sample by Jen Shults using the inspiration photo challenge.

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!!
Prizes:
  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.
Stay connected with the TE Share Joy Challenge! Subscribe to receive updates, news, and new challenge details in your Inbox:











Thursday, July 21, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 45: Sketch & Color Challenge

Hi everyone! I hope everyone is having a wonderful week so far. We have a new challenge this week - a sketch and color challenge but first let's see who the winner of Challenge 44 is! Congratulations to...


Congratulations Gail!! Email Jen using this link to claim your $15.00 TE gift certificate. :)

Here's a look at our challenge for this week:


Use the sketch or the color palette or both! It's up to you!

Here are samples from our design team:

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein using the color challenge.


Sample by Simone Naoum using the color challenge.

Sample by Yuki Yoshioka using the sketch.

Sample by Jen Shults using the color challenge.


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!!
Prizes:
  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.
Stay connected with the TE Share Joy Challenge! Subscribe to receive updates, news, and new challenge details in your Inbox:









Thursday, July 14, 2016

Share Joy Challenge 44: Sketch & Clean and Simple

Hi everyone! I hope you are having a fantastic start to your day!! First I'd like to say how much we appreciate everyone that participated in last week challenge. Your projects were amazing and so inspiring. Thank you for joining us! The winner of last week's challenge is...


Congratulations Karen!! Email Jen using this link to claim your $20.00 TE gift certificate. :)

Now here's a look at this week's sketch and CAS challenge:


This week we have a sketch and/or clean and simple challenge! Use one or both it's up to you!!

Here are some samples from our design team!!

Sample by Lindsay Amrhein using the sketch.


Sample by Simone Naoum using the clean and simple challenge.


Sample by Yuki Yoshioka using the sketch.



Sample by Jen Shults using the sketch.

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!!
Prizes:
  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.
Stay connected with the TE Share Joy Challenge! Subscribe to receive updates, news, and new challenge details in your Inbox: