Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Fab'n'Funky's Latest Challenge is...

'Polka Dots'

All we want you to do this Challenge is get out your Polka Dots Papers and start creating

Make sure you check out the rest of  the gorgeous cards from our DT who were given a Bugaboo Image to play with, hopefully to give you inspiration

Now it's over to you, lets put those 'Polka Dots' to good use.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:

Try it on Tuesday- Anything Goes
Paper Playtime- Anything Goes with sentiment

As always, thanks for taking the time to stop by. Hope to see you again soon :)

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Doodle Dragon Studios Latest Challenge - All Tied Up!!

Are you ready for a real easy challenge?  This challenge is "All Tied Up".  Just use a doodle dragon image and add some ribbon, lace, string or something similar and link it up here.  Thats it...easy and fun!  We look forward to seeing what you create.  Details below.

Here is your partial peek of the full image you will receive if you enter this 

Make sure you check out what the rest of the doodle Crew created for inspiration!

Remember the new rules…You play your win!  One freebie per challenge and YOU MUST….let me repeat…YOU MUST use a DoodleDragon image.  Once you enter using a DoodleDragon image all you have to do is email Dustin your blog to verify your entry and he, within a few days, will send off your image to you.  Every challenge will have a new special image.  This image will not be available for months to come so you get it first just for playing along! :)

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Cheerful Stamp Pad- In the Garden
Forever Friends- Anything Goes
Make It Monday- Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by. Happy Crafting :)

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Fab'n"Funky's latest challenge

And now on to this week's challenge.  If you hadn't noticed from the bumper crop of 'manly' cards floating around the web, Father's Day is just around the corner!  So let's see some cards for Dad!
Father's Day

Make sure you check out what the rest of the fab DT have created this week:

Father's day here in Australia isn't until September so I made a beer bottle label for hubby to use when he was watching the latest State of Origin... Go Blues!!

I am entering this in the following challenges: 

Crafty Sentiments- Fathers Day
Pennys- I love you Dad
Crafting for all Seasons- For Man
Papercraft Star- Fathers Day

Happy Fathers Day to all the Dad's out there and I can't wait to see all your fabulous creations this week.

Thanks for stopping by.
Happy Crafting :0)

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Challenge #124 - Go green! and a DT call

Hi everyone and welcome to another Fab’n’Funky challenge.
We’d like to thank everyone who joined us for last week’s Celebrations challenge, all of your projects were amazing.

We also have some exciting changes going on at Fab'n'Funky Challenges and this includes a

Do you fancy joining the "Fab'n'Funky" challenge DT? If you do, why not apply . We have several positions opening and you never know . . . 
"it could be you!"

What do I need to do?
Leave a message in our comments box giving your blog address and a link to a post that mentions your DT or GDT application.

How long is the DT call running for?
The DT call will run from

Wednesday 6th June
 Sunday 17th June 2012 , 8pm (GMT)

Also if you want further information or want to give us more information send Judith an email at

 The Fab'n'Funky DT girls will then visit you to have a good look around your blog - so make sure you've dusted! Please ensure in your post that you put down that you
   want to be considered for the
Fab'n'Funky DT or GDT position.

When will the new DT members be announced?
The new members will be announced on
Wednesday 20th June  2012
and will begin participating in the challenges from the following Wednesday
GDT posts will also be informedsoon after and arrangements will be made for GDT positions of one month. 
If you're not sure if you could commit as a full DT member why not give a GDT spot a go
 - many a GDT has been kept on as a full time member and you can find out about how it all works if you're just not sure!

When do the challenges run?
Our challenges run from Wednesday morning to the following Tuesday evening

What will be required of you?
You will need to commit to participate in the weekly challenges using the theme set and any sponsor images provided. Your completed project will need to be uploaded to the Challenge Blog by Tuesday evening ready for the new challenge which is published on the Wednesday morning. You will also be asked to comment on the challenge entries (which we run on a rota system). Please note that the Fab'n'Funky DT strongly believe that everyone who enters our challenges should receive recognition from the DT for participating as we have a strong and loyal following.

Do I need experience?
"CERTAINLY NOT!" We just want people who are enthusiastic, prepared to post a Fab'n'Funky DT card weekly on your blog and love to craft and are up for a challenge! If you are on other DT's that doesn't exclude you either but please do consider your work load when entering our DT Call.

Is there any financial reward?
Unfortunately the answer to that is  " NO " ! We are very lucky however as many of our sponsors do supply us with their images and/or products in the weeks they sponsor.

How are the themes set?
You will  go on a rota to set the weekly challenge ,
when you can choose the weeks theme taking into account our sponsors and any events going on at the time.

Anything else?
The Fab'n'Funky Challenges DT is a very friendly bunch we openly discuss everything between us all, so obviously we are looking for a friendly enthusiastic team player for our team, but don't worry we are all here to help you find your way around and we just love new teamies!!

So if you are interested, please do have "a go" as you never know.
If you applied  before and were unlucky, please do not let this put you off entering this time around
Now if you have any further questions that have not been covered in this post, please just email Judith who will answer your question(s).

Good luck everyone and as always, many, many, many thanks for your continued support, enthusiasm and participation.

The theme for this week’s challenge is:
Go Green!
Interpret it as you wish, it could include a wide range of projects, starting with using the colour green as your main colour or you could go green and include something environmentally friendly in your project, use recycled materials etc. Hope you like it!
Make sure you check out what the Design Team did. We were lucky enough to play with some fab Digi Darla Designs digi stamps!

So, over to you. Have fun.

Tuesday, June 5, 2012


Good Monday Morning to you, crafting friends! We have some sad news to announce today. Due to circumstances outside of our control, we are closing down the Karen's Doodles challenge blog. This will be our final challenge. Thank you to all who have played along in these challenges, we have enjoyed seeing all of your creations!
We'd like to close down giving out DOUBLE THE PRIZES! So there will be six prizes in total! TWO first place winners of three images, 2 winners of 2 images and 2 winners of 1 image! How exciting is that? AND on top of that, all of our design team members will be picking a winner from all those who leave comments on their blogs for one image of their choice.

Are you ready to rock? Our challenge this week is an appropriate one. We would like you to create a farewell or miss you card. Make sure you check out what the fabulous design team with one last sample for you all!

Image Used: Puppy & Her Bone

Remember, anyone can enter our challenges but remember only entries using Karen's Doodles images will be eligible for the first place prize and Card of the Week. You can find lots of amazing digi stamps in the Karen's Doodles store, so come on and join us! We want to see your creations, we want you to play along, most of all we want you to have fun!

Can't wait to see what you create!

Check back in two weeks to see if you are a winner in our FINAL CHALLENGE!
I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Don't Bug Me - Challenge

Yah, you know I really don't mean the "don't bug me" can bug us all you want!  Start bugging us by adding your favorite bug image using a doodledragon image to the challenge link and then emailing Dustin for your surprise free image.  It's as easy as 1, 2, bee!  Ant-cha gonna join in on the fun?  Make sure you check out the Doodle Crews inspiration.  Now buzz off and find an image and play!  See you back soon to upload your creation using InLinkz.