Thursday, 18 March 2021

More crafting 'Loves......'

Good morning, I hope your week is going well. We are half way through this month challenge of 'I Love......' were we are asking you to share your crafty loves with us for a chance of winning this months prize of your own choice of stamp's from............
Chocolate Baroque is a small independent art and craft company, based in the historic market town of Barnard Castle in County Durham in the North-East of England and is owned and run by Lesley and David Wharton. 

We design our own range of natural rubber art stamps from hand drawn originals, complemented by typography from Lesley.  The rubber stamps are made in house, by David, to our very exacting quality standards. And nothing gets past his eagle eye!

As always the talented Design Team have been busy coming up with lots more inspiration and sharing some of their personal crafting loves with you, please do pop over to their personal blogs to see more of their work...........

I love Nature, flowers and inspirational quotes
Using Chocolate Baroque Harlequin Bouquet and Life is so much Better
I love Nature, a bit of grunge and bold colour palettes
Using Chocolate Baroque Fragile Wings and Just Useful
I love Christmas and Tomtar 
Using CB A Tomte Christmas 
I love Bright and Bold colours 
Using Chocolate Baroque Celebration Bouquet
I love nature, flowers and the tones of blue and brown
Using Chocolate Baroque Glorious
I love the designs of Charles Rennie Mackintosh
Using Chocolate Baroque Mackintosh Beauty Mackintosh windows 
Mervi
I love spring, summer, flowers and fairies
Using Chocolate Baroque March Fairy
I love Inkyness and Butterflies
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Sunday, 7 March 2021

March - I Love..............

Welcome to our March challenge where this month our theme is........

I love...........

We want you to share your crafting loves and what makes you happy when you are creating........but make sure you tell us what they are in your post so you are eligible for the prizes. You will see there are quite a few variations in what the DT most enjoy. And there are two prizes to be won this month so double the reason to join in.

Please remember that to be eligible stamping must be the focal element of your work. You can enter up to tree times. 

As usual our lucky challenge winner will be able to select an A4 stamp sheet or stamps to the same value from.................
Chocolate Baroque is a small independent art and craft company, based in the historic market town of Barnard Castle in County Durham in the North-East of England and is owned and run by Lesley and David Wharton. 

We design our own range of natural rubber art stamps from hand drawn originals, complemented by typography from Lesley.  The rubber stamps are made in house, by David, to our very exacting quality standards. And nothing gets past his eagle eye! >>>>>>>>..

A beautifully colourful display from the Design Team, thank you for all your inspiration girls.........

I love Nature, Animals, Recycling and Bits & Bobs
Using Chocolate Baroque Woodland Dreams

I love colour, a bit of grunge, flowers and inspirational quotes
I love gift bags, butterflies, vintage and the colour blue
Using Chocolate Baroque Butterfly Poppy Collage
I  love paper piecing
 Using Chocolate Baroque Flora Musica
I love pyrography and nature
Using Chocolate Baroque Glorious
I love the designs of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and stained glass windows
Mervi
I love flowers, roses, vintage and summer
Using Chocolate Baroque Steampunk Butterfly
I love Vintage, Butterflies & Distress inks
Using Chocolate Baroque ButterflyMind
 
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Friday, 5 March 2021

February winners

Hello everyone and our thanks for all your super entries to our February 'Flowers, Butterflies and Birds' theme and now of course it's time to announce our winner as well as our next Featured Designer. 
Random Org., has spun the numbers and our lucky winner of their choice of stamps from Chocolate Baroque is..........

Karen no 22 
Well done Karen, please mail me from the link on the sidebar with your full name and postal address so I can arrange for you to receive our prize.

Now onto our Featured Designer as voted for by the Design Team from entries over the past couple of months using a Chocolate Baroque stamp as the focal element of their work. And that person is...........

Flo entry no 102 created this delightful scene using a number of Chocolate Baroque stamps

Congratulations Flo, we hope you will join us as our Featured Designer in April, please mail me from the link on the sidebar so I can let you know all about that months theme.

And last but by no means least, our Top 3 from all entries this month in order of votes as cast by the Design Team.....

Silke entry no 117 (afraid the photo was too small on your blog to get a clear copy)
Cebelica entry no 62
entry no 102

Well done to you all, please collect our Top 3 badge to display on your own blogs.

I will be back on Sunday with our new challenge for March.
 
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