Friday, 18 January 2013

Stamping Dragon Challenge "In the winter garden"

Hello everyone

WOW I can not believe the amount of entries we had for our first challenge of the year.
Thank you to everyone that took part.
Unfortunately, we can only have 1 winner, and as usual, the winner is chosen by Random.

So with no further ado, the winner of the "Anything goes" challenge is:

Congrats Gal Scott, please get in touch to claime your prize

But now on to the challenge for this forthnight.
The theme for this challenge is:
"In the winter garden"

For the challenge for this forthnight, we have a sponcer
Designer of over 100 theatrical productions, Rick St Dennis (Donald McAfee) is also the author of 4 books on decorative painting and contributor to at least a dozen national magazines on crafts and art.
He is one of a handful of designers to have designed TWO productions of AIDA, Verdi's massive Egyptian opera spectacle.
Currently living in the quiet beach comminuity of Seal Beach, California he writes restaurant reviews and theatre reviews between assignments for web designs, logos and creating art for local shows.
St. Dennis has appeared on such TV shows as Home Matters with Susan Powell, Aileen's Crafts and others.
He was Crafts editor for Country Folk Art Magazine and sold his artwork nationally through galleries and shows.
Among numerous awards he won a presidential commendation in 1976 for his contributions to the bicentennial year including the design of the west coast premier of William Grant Still's opera BAYOU LEGEND. 
Thank you very much to Rick St Dennis for sponcering our challenge. 

We the Design team had some wonderful images to work with from our sponcer.
Here is what the DT came up with:





And that is it for this time. Now its your turn.
Get crafting and then come and show us what you have made for "In the Winter garden"
Good luck
Janette & the DT xx

Friday, 4 January 2013

Stamping Dragon Challenge "Anything goes"

Hello everyone..

First of all, a huge Happy New year to you all. I hope you all had a fantastic holiday.
But it is time to get back in the saddle. It is time for the first challenge of the year.

We will start the year with a nice and easy challenge.
The theme for this challenge is:
"Anything goes"

The winner of the challenge will recieve:
There is a slight change to the challenge though.
Instead of going live every week, the challenge will now run forthnightly.
It will give everyone a bit more time to join in.

But before I show you what the Design team has been up to, lets announce the winner of the last challenge "Waiting for christmas".
The winner is chosen by Random, and is....
No 11, MelissaSunshineHoneyBee with this beautiful creation:
Congratulation Melissa, Please get in touch to claime your prize.
And with that done, lets get onto the DT makes for this week.
All images can be found in the Stampin Dragon STORE.
Crystal, Using "Ellie Elephant"

Valerie, using "Dress up-Princess"
 Jackie, Using "Spotty Puppy"

Marleen, Using "Jiggy has a peak"

Gale, Using "fairy Queen"

Janette, Using "Yorkshire Terrier"

And that's it, but before I go, I want to let you all know, that we at Stamping Dragon, have started a
The group is for anyone wishing to get all the latest updates from The Stamping Dragon team.
If you wish to hear about and join in, in all the latest design, discounts, fun challenges and much more, do pop over and join us. We already have an exclusive FREEBIE waiting for you...
And do make sure to share all your Stamping Dragon creations with us..
We look forward to see you there...

Ok, so now its your turn, get crafting and come and show us what you've made.
Thank you for stopping by andfor any comments left behind.
Janette & the DT xxx 
This challenge is open till thursday the 17th of Jan, 8pm UK time.
The winner will be announced with the following challenge.