Wednesday, July 1, 2015

There's STILL time...

There's STILL time to join in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS June Designer Drafts challenge! Details can be found HERE or link up BELOW!

  • The deadline: Saturday, July 4th at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start on Sunday, July 5th at 12:01am PST. 
  • Winners are announced on Monday's.
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Special Announcement

Hello friends:) 

We have more changes going on here at Paper Smooches SPARKS.

Jenny has asked to step down to focus more on family. We have absolutely LOVED LOVED LOVED sharing her whimsical and super creative card designs with you! We are going to miss everything about her!!! We wish her the best and hope that she will continue to stay in contact with us:) 

With our sad goodbye to Jenny------we are also VERRRRRRRRRRRY excited to welcome Heather Hoffman back to the team! HOOOOOOORAY! 

Don't forget to join in the fun with this week's challenge- Designer Drafts! Link up your creations HERE before Saturday, July 4th at 11:59pm PST! You could WIN a $30 PS gift certificate! 

Have a fabulous day! 
HUGS, Sav <3

Monday, June 29, 2015

Winnerday- June Anything Goes (wk3) challenge

Hello PS fans! We love when you join in the fun with the PSS team! Our players blow. us. AWAY! WOW!

HUGE congratulations to this week's PSS June Anything Goes (week 3) PRO winner!
Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!


We'd also like to congratulate our Featured Players: 
Martha 
Nikosinas

And because we had a FABULOUS gallery... here's two more Featured Players: 
Marybeth
Tenia

****Just a friendly reminder that Paper Smooches stamps and dies should be the main focus on your project! To qualify for a winning (or featured spot) you need to include the challenge badge and link to the PS store on your blog post. Click HERE for more details about "How to Play".

Thank you all so very much for playing along.  We hope you will create something new to submit this week for another chance to win FREE products!


Current challenge: Designer Drafts (HERE)

Deadline: Saturday, July 4th at 11:59pm PST

Sunday, June 28, 2015

June 28-July 4 Designer Drafts challenge

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!
Welcome to our inspiration challenge blog!  We LOVE seeing your Paper Smooches creations, so we hope this will be a wonderful place to show them off!  This week we are having a Designer Drafts challenge. 



  This week's challenge - June Sketch
***Sentiments can be placed anywhere on the sketch! 
  • Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc).
  • You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp, die or free digital stamp
  • Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.
  • Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  
  • If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Splitcoaststampers Gallery (use keywords: papersmooches) or our Flickr Gallery and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a direct link to your gallery image using our linking system below.
  • Our banner must be displayed on your blog post (right click on the banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you- savannahland2 at comcast dot net
  • The deadlineSaturday, July 4th at 11:59pm PST.
  • A new inspiration week will start: Sunday, July 5th at 12:01am PST.
  • Winners are announced on Monday's.
All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like!

Here's what you are playing for:
  • One player will be chosen and named our PS Pro for the week.  Our PS Pros receive a $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! This player will also be featured here as well as our Paper Smooches blog and receive a blog button to display on their blog. 
  • Two or more players will be chosen as our Featured Players
    I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work! 
    Audrey TokachPS Enjoy the Show and Good Gab stamp sets
    Lisa AranaPS Bold Buzzwords and Birthday Sampler stamp sets
    Erin TaylorPS Sentiment Sampler and Botanicals 3 stamp set along with the Frame 4 dies
    Jenny Mullens- PS Spiffy Scooters stamp set along with the Scooter Icons dies
    It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our products.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck  :)  

    Thursday, June 25, 2015

    There's STILL time...

    There's STILL time to join in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS June Anything Goes (week 3) challenge! Details can be found HERE or link up BELOW!
    • The deadline: Saturday, June 27th at 11:59pm PST.
    • A new inspiration week will start on Sunday, June 28th at 12:01am PST. 
    • Winners are announced on Monday's.
    All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like. 

    Monday, June 22, 2015

    Winnderday- June Picture Perfect challenge

    Hello friends:) 

    We had a small gallery last week---- but WOWZA WOWZA WOWZA!!!!!!!!! You knocked our socks off! We LOOOOOOOOOVED seeing how you were inspired-- this photo had lots of inspiration! Looks like the #1 inspiration from last week: the colors:) 


    HUGE congratulations to this week's PSS June Picture Perfect PRO winner!

    Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!

    We'd also like to congratulate our Featured Players (3 again this week--- you knock our socks off!!)
    Fifi
    Catchy Design
    Joyce

    ****Just a friendly reminder that Paper Smooches stamps and dies should be the main focus on your project! To qualify for a winning (or featured spot) you need to include the challenge badge and link to the PS store on your blog post. Click HERE for more details about "How to Play".

    Thank you all so very much for playing along.  We hope you will create something new to submit this week for another chance to win FREE products!

    Current challenge: Anything Goes (wk3) (HERE)

    Deadline: Saturday, June 27th at 11:59pm PST

    Sunday, June 21, 2015

    June Anything Goes (wk3) challenge

    Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends! Happy Father's Day!!!

    Welcome to our inspiration challenge blog!  We LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE seeing your Paper Smooches creations, so we hope this will be a wonderful place to show them off! Today starts another EASY challenge...

    Challenge - Anything Goes

    • Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc).
    • You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp, die or free digital stamp
    • Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.
    • Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  
    • If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Splitcoaststampers Gallery (use keywords: papersmooches) or our Flickr Gallery and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a direct link to your gallery image using our linking system below.
    • Our banner must be displayed on your blog post (right click on the banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you- savannahland2 at comcast dot net
    • The deadlineSaturday, June 27th at 11:59pm PST.
    • A new inspiration week will start: Sunday, June 28th at 12:01am PST.
    • Winners are announced on Monday's.
    All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like!

    Here's what you are playing for:
    • One player will be chosen and named our PS Pro for the week.  Our PS Pros receive a $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! This player will also be featured here as well as our Paper Smooches blog and receive a blog button to display on their blog. 
    • Two or more players will be chosen as our Featured Players
    I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!
    Larissa HeskettPS Flap HappyBirthday Sampler, and The Welcome Wagon stamp sets along with the PolishedFrame 4QuotablesFriend Wordand Just For You icons dies
    Lori TeclerPS Botanicals 3 and Simply Said stamp sets
    Lynn Mangan- PS My GuyChit Chat, and Word Salad stamp sets along with the Tag Scallop and My Guy Icons dies
    Savannah O'GwynnPS Sassy Script and Cuteasaurus stamp sets along with the Sassy LettersSpeech BubblesDinos 1, and Adornments dies

    It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our products.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck  :)

    Wednesday, June 17, 2015

    There's STILL time...

    There's STILL time to join in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS June Picture Perfect challenge! Details can be found HERE or link up BELOW!
    • The deadline: Saturday, June 20th at 11:59pm PST.
    • A new inspiration week will start on Sunday, June 21st at 12:01am PST. 
    • Winners are announced on Monday's.
    All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like.  

    Monday, June 15, 2015

    Winnerday- June Anything Goes (wk1) challenge

    Last week's entries were beyond amazing! We had such a large gallery--- WOWZA! I loooooooooooove ANYTHING GOES challenges!!! ***I wish WISH WISH everyone could win and be featured each week-- picking just one winner is SO difficult! There's so much talent and beautiful creations being made with our Paper Smooches stamps and dies! 

    ****NOTE: GOOD news---- we are featuring several players throughout the week on the Paper Smooches Facebook page! Be on the lookout--- you could be mentioned and featured there! 

    HUGE congratulations to this week's PSS June Anything Goes (wk1) PRO winner!

    Please email {savannahland2 at comcast dot net} to receive your badge and $30 gift certificate to the Paper Smooches store!


    We'd also like to congratulate our Featured Players: 
    Shar
    Anita
    Maria G.

    ****Just a friendly reminder that Paper Smooches stamps and dies should be the main focus on your project! To qualify for a winning (or featured spot) you need to include the challenge badge and link to the PS store on your blog post. Click HERE for more details about "How to Play".

    Thank you all so very much for playing along.  We hope you will create something new to submit this week for another chance to win FREE products!

    Current challenge: Picture Perfect (HERE)

    Deadline: Saturday, June 20th at 11:59pm PST

    Sunday, June 14, 2015

    June 14-20 Picture Perfect challenge

    Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

    Welcome to our inspiration challenge blog!  We LOVE seeing your Paper Smooches creations, so we hope this will be a wonderful place to show them off! 

    This week we are having a Picture Perfect challenge. 





    Challenge - Inspirational Photo
    • Create a NEW project (card, tag, layout, altered item, etc).
    • You must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp, die or free digital stamp
    • Post your Paper Smooches SPARKS project on your blog.  Submit a direct link to your blog post using our linking system below.
    • Please link to our web site: www.papersmoochesstamps.com - and include Paper Smooches somewhere on your post.  
    • If you do not have a blog, please upload your project to our Splitcoaststampers Gallery (use keywords: papersmooches) or our Flickr Gallery and link to our web site in your description.  Submit a direct link to your gallery image using our linking system below.
    • Our banner must be displayed on your blog post (right click on the banner and save to your computer.  If you have any trouble, I am happy to e-mail the image to you- savannahland2 at comcast dot net
    • The deadlineSaturday, June 20th at 11:59pm PST.
    • A new inspiration week will start: Sunday, June 21st at 12:01am PST.
    • Winners are announced on Monday's.
    All skill levels are welcome.  You can enter as many times as you like!

    Here's what you are playing for:
    • One player will be chosen and named our PS Pro for the week.  Our PS Pros receive a $30 credit to the Paper Smooches store!!! This player will also be featured here as well as our Paper Smooches blog and receive a blog button to display on their blog. 
    • Two players will be chosen as our Featured Players.
    I am honored to share our design team samples with you.  You can click on the links to see more of their beautiful work!
    Karin ÅkesdotterPS Spiffy Scooters and Bitty Bungalows stamp sets along with the Notebook Basic dies
    Larissa Heskett- PS Fanciful Fall and The Welcome Wagon stamp sets along with the Fanciful Fall Icons, Welcome Wagon, and Ovals 1 dies
    Lori TeclerPS Paws for a Cause and Woofers & Tweeters stamp sets along with the Paws Cause IconsDog Icons, Backdrop Builders, and Curly Clouds dies
    Lynn Mangan- PS Uplifters and Positive Strokes Two stamp sets along with the Duo Die 2 dies
    Savannah O'GwynnPS Bitty Bungalows stamp set along with the Hearts and Bungalows dies

    It brings us GREAT JOY to see you using our products.  Thank you SO MUCH for sharing your creativity with us.  We truly appreciate you! We can't wait to see what you create!!! Good luck  :)