Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Spotlight Feature

Hello! The moment that you all have been waiting for is HERE! You must all know already...how difficult it is for us to pick Top 10 Favorites. We hope that you are not feeling discouraged if you were not picked this time. Shakers cards are slightly fussy to make, but you all ACED the challenge!  The sheer number of entries is mind-boggling: 184 of shaker goodness!

So here we go.....

 3. #85 Emily Frasier
 

4. #96 Heather Hoffman

5.  #117 Sue McRae


6. #122  Kay Miller


7. (#1)Maria F.

8. ( #106) Preeya Stanley

9. (#160) Goldie from Cut and Paste

10. (#164) Julia Altermann (with a video!!)


Top 10 favorites, please grab your winning badge!

$25 Simon Says Stamp gift voucher for this challenge goes to ...
(drum roll, please)
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/

10. (#164) Julia Altermann

and Pretty Pink Posh prize
http://www.shopprettypinkposh.com/
goes to....
1. (#10) Jess (All That Sparkle)

Congratulations, Julia and Jess! Please e-mail/private message me over Facebook to claim your prize before Feb. 28, midnight Eastern Time. If not, another Top 10 Favorite will be randomly picked!

#154 Mary M.
#178 Archana

 It was not easy to do this post...as you can imagine. If you didn't win the challenge, please do not despair! We are here to learn and share and that is what this challenge blog is about. I hope that you continue to play and enjoy card-making! 
Thanks for stopping by!

28 comments:

Taunya Butler said...

Virginia - what a delight to see such fun, clever, and very cool shaker cards!!! You inspire greatness in so many others and I love it!!! Good choices and another challenge super well done!!!!

Harriet Skelly said...

OMG these shakers are really amazing! Great inspiration!

Jessica Frost-Ballas said...

Wow, I am so honored to be a top 10 pick! All of the cards were gorgeous and I can only imagine how hard your decision was!! I can't wait to see next month's challenge!

Julia Altermann said...

OMG! I can't believe I won the SSS gift certificate! *faints* With all these stunning entries, this is a huge honor! Congrats to all the top ten picks and high fives to _everyone_ who entered! Thank you, Virginia, for the prize and the wonderful challenges you put together – you rock!

Nina-Marie Trapani said...

Congrats to Jess, Julia and all the other winners! And good job all who entered into the challenge! There were so many fabulous entries and I so much enjoyed seeing them and the creativity behind them all. Thanks too for the shout out for my shaker card! <3
Nina-Marie :)

~amy~ said...

awesome picks!

D- said...

Congrats everyone.
Crafty hugs,
Dawn
DesignsByDragonfly {blogspot}

Carol said...

Beautiful picks, beautiful cards! Congrats everyone!

Kristie Goulet said...

Congratulations to everyone!
So excited to see my card as one of the honorable mentions! Thank you!!!!

Houses Built of Cards said...

Congrats to all the lovely winners! Thanks for the shout-out as well! :-)

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Cindy C. said...

Congrats everyone!!

KayM said...

Thank you so much Virginia for picking my card as one of your favorites! I'm so honored!! Congratulations to all the winners! The cards are just amazing! :)

Ruby Craft said...

Love All of these but the cats really made me smile.

Sue McRae said...

So fun to see my card chosen as a favorite, thank you! And big congrats to all the winners!

Darnell J Knauss said...

Congratulations to ALL the winners! Well done on the selections ~ it had to be a hard job with all the awesome shakers that were entered!! Hugs, Darnell

Henriƫtte said...

Thanks for the honorable mention! Congrats to all the winners!

Goldie said...

So excited to see my card up there! :-)

PiecesByEmily said...

Ooohhh thanks so much for choosing my card as one of your favorite, Virginia!! Congratulations to all winners!

conil said...

Many congrats to all.

Shelly said...

Congrats to all!

Leni said...

Congratulations to all the winners! Well deserved! Fabulous work!

LauraJane:) said...

Congratulations!! These are AMAZING shakers!!!

ionabunny said...

Congrats to the winners and top picks. Hugz

Ruby N said...

Wow, thanks for picking me in top 10!!! <3 Congrats to all the other winners!

Kara Lynne said...

Thank you so much for the honorable mention! Congratulations to the winners! Anyone who assembles a shaker card is a winner in my book!

Handmade Cards by Archana said...

Congrats to all the winners. Thanks for picking my card in honorable mention .

Barb Ghig said...

Congrats to all! Everyone's shaker cards are so fun, and filled with wonderful ideas!

Yolanda Garrido said...

Congrats to all the winners!!! It must have been so difficult To choose them!!! I love shakers and they were fantastic!! Looking forward to next challenge!!