Sunday, July 31, 2016

Sunday Recap 7.31 + WINNER post (July SUMMER challenge)

Hello friends:) Happy weekend and ALMOST August! I can't believe how time flies!

It's Savannah O'Gwynn sharing a couple of important things happening on the PS blog this past week:

1. ******GIVEAWAY****** Be sure to stop by the PS blog (HERE) and all the DT blogs for some sneak peeks at the August release. And leave some love for your chance to WIN a $25 PS gift certificate! Click HERE for details. Deadline for the giveaway: Sunday, July 31 11:59pm PST! 
***Leave some love on these blogs for your chance to win:) 

2. Ok---- let's chat about winners and featured players:) First, let me just say that I'm loooooving all of your creations! You came up with so many fun ideas and designs for SUMMER--- here's a few ideas and cards that knocked my socks off: a trifold beach card, a camel on cork sand,  a CAS card full of beach creatures, here and here for inking, a Christmas card using beach colors, a chick drinking lemonade, and a deer/bear on the beach! ***NOTE/QUESTION: Have I mentioned how hard it is for me to pick a winner!?!?! 

These also caught my eye and brought on SUMMER x10000000000:
  • Jill -popsicles *nuff said! 
  • Laurie C.- oh my! LOVE! It's a snowman on the beach!  
  • Nicole -wowza! Her inking is stunning! 
  • Lois -another WOWZA with inking! 
  • Julie S. - what a fun summer tag!  
  • Rebecca -what a fun use of the notebook die (as a shaker)! 
  • And because I love everything Lynn and Lori make- love it all! 
Our featured players for the July SUMMER challenge are: 
Lorelle Chin (I absolutely love her coloring!)
Ria M. (Ants + picnic = summer!)
Donna W. (she used our free digital stamps to make a summer card- CLEVER!)
DebSelby (um... that chem prof as a beach bum... CLEVER! And look at the weather chart behind him! LOL! OH MY! LOVE it!)

And a HUGE congrats to our winner, Kathy S.!!!!!!!!!!
Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $50 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store! 

THANKS to all who joined in the fun! Our next challenge starts tomorrow [August 1st]... it has to do with FRIENDSHIP! So pretty much anything goes--- birthday, thanks, anniversary, love, etc! As long as it has "friendship" or "friend" or "friends" on there- it works! LOVE IT (and I love that photo of the squirrel and bird)! 

Thanks so much for stopping by! Be blessed:) 
Tons of love, Sav 

3 comments:

  1. EEK!!! Thank you SO much for selecting my card as this month's winner...I'm speechless!!!

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  2. Yay, Kathy!! Congrats! This card of yours screams summer and it is so funny with those little sunglasses! :)
    Thank you, Sav, for the awesome shout out and for your extremely sweet (and too generous :) ) comments you drop on my blog! Such fun to participate in the PS fun! Thank YOU! xoxo :) :)
    These cards are ALL fun! Eeeeee!!

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  3. Congrats to Kathy! Beautiful card and well deserved!
    And thank you to Sav for such wonderful comments about my card; it means so much. I sure hope my nephew likes it just as much when he gets it for his birthday in a couple weeks. :-)

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