Monday, May 3, 2021

Challenge #83 "Fun Fold" with Crafting Happiness "Froggy"

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WELCOME to Challenge #83  - Let the Troubles Begin 
This Challenge runs from 
Monday, May 3rd thru Sunday, May 16th
"Fun Fold"  




Thing 1: Trouble Maker
says, "Maybe it's time to get out of our comfort zones and try something other than a standard card. Going outside of one's comfort zone can be great FUN... soooo, let's create a FUN FOLD project.

Below are several suggested links to tutorials for easy Fun Folds... or if you have already experienced Fun Folds choose one of your own favorites. 

 Don't forget - in your post share the tutorial link (if one exists) that you used to create your Fun Fold. Give credit to the creator and share with other entrants.  




10-15 Minute Tutorials for Easy Fun Fold Cards
Checkout this Fun Fold with Belly Band - Connie Stewart 
Side Fun Fold Card - Mary Deatherage 

You can stop here...
OR
play along with Twisted Sister's optional twist below to earn another chance at our random draw.  


Thing 3: Twisted Sister
says, "I'm jumping with joy... so let's have some more fun with our FUN FOLDS while celebrating 'Frog Jumping Day' on May 13th.  

How is the best way to celebrate and have fun? Include a frog on your project... how much more fun is that?"

Optional Twist: If you have included a frog on your project you have earned an additional chance at our random draw. Continue to Double Dare's dare below and earn another chance.  


TRIVIA: The roots of Frog Jumping Day go back to Mark Twain's first short story which was first published in 1865 as 'Jim Smiley and His Jumping Frog'.


Thing 2: Double Dare
says, "If you have met Thing 1's required Fun Fold and also included a frog, you are eligible to enter your project HERE for Crafting Happiness Challenge #95 "Frogs" and you have earned another chance at our random draw.  

Here are additional Fun Folds from our Design Team. Click on their name for tutorial information for each of their Fun Folds.  

For inspiration... here are our Things: 

Inside Surprise Fun Fold
Peekaboo Slider Card



along with inspiration from the Sneetches:

Open and Slide Card 

Double Diamond Fold Card


Box Fun Fold 

  
Gate Fold 








May Guest Designer
Crazy Cousin
Z-Fold 






Now it's your turn...  

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Challenge #82 - Top 3 and Random Draw Winners

Congratulations to our Top Three Winners!

We enjoyed all of your fabulous designs and we appreciate the participation you have given our challenges. We hope you all enjoyed our Challenge # 82 "Flowers"  as much as we enjoyed seeing your projects.  Now, in numeric order, here are the Top 3.  Please take a Top 3 Badge found on the right sidebar of our homepage.





Congratulations to the Random Draw Winner!

There were 61 entries plus additional chances given for using Twisted Sister's optional twist and sharing your project with our partner. Our winner was selected by Random.org.


Your prize will be on its way as soon as you provide your 
mailing address to challengedoubletrouble@gmail.com.


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Froggy wants you to create a Fun Fold Card 
**Tutorials on Post for Easy Fun Folds, or Choose your own**

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Monday, April 19, 2021

Challenge #82 "Flowers" partnering with Make The Cards

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Top 3 and Random Draw Winners for previous 
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WELCOME to Challenge #82 - Let the Troubles Begin 
This Challenge runs from 
Monday, April 19th thru Sunday, May 2nd 
"Flowers"  


Thing 1
: Trouble Maker
says, "In many countries, May Day is a celebration of spring and preparation for summer. It is celebrated with many spring flowers, many of them blooming right in our own backyards. Let's include flower(s) using patterned paper, stamps, digitals, embossing, stencils, or dies of your choice. The month of May also brings Cinco de Mayo, Mother's Day, Labor Day for some, and other special family occasions.

You can stop here... 
OR, play along with Twisted Sister's optional twist to earn another chance at our random draw.   


Thing 3: Twisted Sister
says, "Our partner has a Color Challenge that screams flowers! Let's not Candy Coat it - you MUST use ALL of the colors in the 'Candy Coated' Chart below. With your stamps, dies, or mixed media use the colors you have on hand that are the closest match. Neutral colors are white, cream, Kraft, or black... and if you wish, you may sneak in a little green."  




Thing 2: Double Dare
says, "If you have met Thing 1's requirement 'Flowers' and included the optional twist using our partner's "Candy Coated" Color Challenge, you are eligible to enter your project HERE at Make the Cards Challenge No. 13.  

This is optional: However, if you enter their challenge you will receive another chance for our random draw prize.

Note: No totally digital projects... you may use digital stamps/images that you have colored by hand or digitally created patterned papers as part of your project. "Make the Cards" has agreed to keep this color challenge open for two weeks, however, their challenge will end on Saturday, May 1st at 7pm.




For inspiration... here are our Things: 


along with inspiration from the Sneetches:


 





April  
 
Guest Designer
Crazy Cousin  




Now it's your turn...  

After you link below, come back and SHARE with us on Instagram 
using #doubletroublechallengeblog and FOLLOW us.


You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

Challenge #81 - Top 3 and Random Draw Winners

 Congratulations to our Top Three Winners!


We enjoyed all of your fabulous designs and we appreciate the participation you have given our challenges. We hope you all enjoyed our Challenge #81 "Dream Bubbles" as much as we enjoyed seeing your projects. Now, in numeric order, here are the Top 3.  Please take a Top 3 Badge found on the right sidebar of our homepage.





Congratulations to the Random Draw Winner!

There were  25 entries plus additional chances given for using Twisted Sister's optional twist and sharing your project with our partner. Our winner was selected by Random.org.


Your prize will be on its way as soon as you provide your 
mailing address to challengedoubletrouble@gmail.com.


To return to our current challenge click photo in sidebar of our blog.
Please follow us and participate in our future fun challenges.
Don't forget to invite your friends and families
to join in the fun at Double Trouble Challenges.

Monday, April 5, 2021

Challenge #81 "Dream Bubble" partnering with Cupcake Inspirations

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Top 3 and Random Draw Winners for previous 
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WELCOME to Challenge #81 - Let the Troubles Begin! 
This Challenge runs from 
"Dream Bubble"  
Monday, April 5th  -  Sunday, April 18th


Thing 1:  Trouble Maker 
says, "Let's celebrate April 14th, 'Look Up at the Sky Day'.  As I'm looking up at the sky, I realize that no matter where we are, day or night, rain or shine, the sky is all the same... what we see may just be arranged a little differently. While gazing up at the sky, my dream bubble is taking me to warmer weather. Take your dream bubble and create a card with your favorite Summer activity or vacation spot.  

You can stop here... 
OR  
play along with Twisted Sister's optional twist below to earn another chance at our random draw.  



Thing 3:  Twisted Sister 
says, "Trouble Maker, I think you have your head in the clouds with all that silly talk about dreams and bubbles. Let's see just how many summertime dreamers and sky gazers we have who will use clouds or word bubbles featuring a sentiment." 

Optional Twist:  If you have included at least one cloud or word bubble with a sentiment in your project you will earn another chance for our Random Draw.

Thing 2:  Double Dare 
says, "If you have met Thing 1's requirement to create a Summer theme or activity, you are eligible to enter your project HERE  for Cupcake Inspirations Challenge #516 "Dreaming of Summer".  Cupcake Inspirations will close a day earlier, Saturday, April 17th... so don't forget to enter your project before they close. 

This is optional but if you enter their challenge you get another chance for our random draw prize.   







For inspiration... here are our Things: 

 My Dream Bubble:  Hawaii 

Inside View - Beach Waves 

Favorite Vacation Spot: Beach


along with inspiration from the Sneetches:




Missing in Action 




April Guest Designer
Crazy Cousin 
Dream Bubble - Hi! See you at the Beach!


Now it's your turn...  

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using #doubletroublechallengeblog and FOLLOW us.


You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!

Click here to enter

Challenge #80 - Top 3 and Random Draw Winners

 Congratulations to our Top Three Winners!


We enjoyed all of your fabulous designs and we appreciate the participation you have given our challenges. We hope you all enjoyed our "Something, Anything, Everything" at Challenge # 80 as much as we enjoyed seeing your projects. Now, in numeric order, here are the Top 3. Please take a Top 3 Badge found on the right sidebar of our homepage.





Congratulations to the Random Draw Winner!

There were 50 entries plus additional chances given for using Twisted Sister's optional twist "coloring" and sharing your project with our partner. Our winner was selected by Random.org.


Your prize will be on its way as soon as you provide your 
mailing address to challengedoubletrouble@gmail.com.


To return to our current challenge click photo in sidebar of our blog.
Please follow us and participate in our future fun challenges.
Don't forget to invite your friends and families
to join in the fun at Double Trouble Challenges.