Friday, October 31, 2008

Something for Halloween ~ CHALLENGE

Wow can you believe it's Halloween already!
Well it is and we are all about fantastic Halloween treats here at Stamp Something. Our first treat was everyone's "Something For The Birds" entries last week, they were all wonderful. And so many different birds were represented, which is fun!!! Our second treat was having Jessica from There She Goes as our super generous and amazingly talented hostess last week. Thanks again Jessica, you rock!! And finally the biggest treat of all is this week's challenge and blog candy!!!

All you need to do to be entered for the blog candy is to create "something for Halloween." It can be spooky, scary, cute, yummy, a trick or a treat, it's up to you. Just make sure it is spooktacular because the winner of this week's challenge will be a guest designer right here at Stamp Something for 2 weeks!! The winner will be joining our DT for the challenges on 11/14 and 11/21! How's that for a calorie-free treat!!! Just leave a comment on THIS POST by Thursday, November 6th at 7pm ET for your chance to join us. Because this is such a fun prize, new projects only please:)

Keep Scrolling for the DT's spooktastic creations!!
Have fun stamping something for Halloween!!!

Something for Halloween ~ SAMPLES

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Something For the birds ~ Blog Candy Winner

Thanks to everyone who participated in our challenge this week! All the entries were bird-y good!!!! And a huge thanks to Jessica from There She Goes for donating the yummy candy this week!

The winner is...................

Here are your random numbers: 11
Timestamp: 2008-10-30 23:35:31 UTC

That's Becky Sorensen who said...
Hi, great idea, I got to use my newest stamp set!! Here is mine:,

Please email me(Erin) with your mailing address and I'll get that set out to you ASAP!

Friday, October 24, 2008

Something For The Birds - CHALLENGE

Hello All and Happy Friday!

Thanks again to those of you who played along with our sketch challenge last week! It was a fun challenge, lots of great cards to see!

We have a new challenge for you today, it's called Something For the Birds. Make a project using bird images; any types, sizes, shapes, and colors. Our challenge this week is being sponsored by There She Goes Stamps. There She Goes is owned and operated by Jessica Knutsen. The stamps she sells are made of high quality photo polymer and are used with acrylic blocks. Stop over and check out the site for There She Goes Stamps. There are links for the design team and gallery where you can see fabulous creations showcasing There She Goes Stamps!

Jessica has generously donated this set of There She Goes Stamps, as blog candy for one lucky winner! For your chance to win these stamps, please take part in the challenge and then post a comment on THIS post with a link to your project. All entries must be received by 7pm EST, Thursday, October 30th to be eligible for the drawing. The winner will be chosen at random through

Don't forget to check out the bird creations our design team has shared for challenge inspiration this week. They are bird-y good!

Have fun stamping something for the birds!! :)

Something For the Birds ~ SAMPLES

Becky's Sending Love Card

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Sketch Something Winner!

Good Evening!!

Thank you all for playing along with our Katharina Sketch Challenge! We got to see some fantastic creations and interpretations of this sketch! It was a fun week!

Now on to the one lucky winner of the Melinda Blowing Kisses stamp generously donated by Whiff of Joy Stamps and that winner is....

as chosen by

Here are your random numbers: 22
Timestamp: 2008-10-23 23:08:51 UTC

That's Sue who said...
Lovely cards and a great sketch:) Here is my card sue xx
October 21, 2008 1:21 PM

Sue, please contact Erin with your mailing address and she will pass that info on to Katharina who will mail the stamp out to you!

Thanks everyone! We hope you'll join us tomorrow for a new STAMP SOMETHING challenge!

Friday, October 17, 2008

Sketch Something CHALLENGE

Hello and happy Friday!!

Thanks again to all who participated in our For a Friend challenge, we got to see lots of fabulous friend gift ideas and cards!

We have a fun new challenge for you today and we are please have the amazingly talented Katharina Frei from Whiff of Joy Stamps as our hostesss and sponsor!! Our challenge is a sketch designed by Katharina especially for this challenge and our blog candy is a chance to win a Whiff of Joy stamp! Here's a little information about Whiff of Joy...

Whiff of Joy is an European stamp company dedicated to the design of whimsical, exclusive rubber stamps for card making and other crafting projects. Our stamps are made from high quality, deeply etched rubber. For ideas, tips, news and product updates please visit the Whiff of Joy blog. You can see all the creations of the fabulous Whiff of Joy Design Team in our Inspirations Gallery.

Now, here is the sketch that Katharina created for us. It's pretty easy don't you think! Easy enough for you to make a card and enter for a chance to win right! So get out those stamping supplies and join us for a fun sketch challenge.

You have until 7pm EST on Thursday, October 23rd to enter for your chance to win. To enter, simply make a card using Katharina's sketch and then post a comment to THIS post with a link to your card. We will do our very best to check out each of the creations, as it's always the best part for us!

Once lucky winner will be drawn using We will announce the winner of the Melinda blowing Kisses stamp from Whiff of Joy on Thursday evening. Katharina will mail it out to you as soon as she has the winner's mailing info.

Have fun sketching something!

Sketch Something SAMPLES

Challenge Hostess Katharina's Winter Friends Card

Melissa's Grateful For You Card

Thursday, October 16, 2008


That's right WINNERS!!

We definitely all won this week because Lisa Henke of My Little Creative Escape has joined the Stamp Something Design Team. We've been lucky to have Lisa a few times as a guest designer and decided we wanted her to stay!!! So please join me in warmly welcoming Lisa to our team by visiting her blog and saying "hello." And get ready to be WOWed by her projects!!! WooHoo!

So now for the lucky winner of the Unity stamps!! Thanks again to Angela from Unity for donating this yummy candy!! The winner chosen by is.......

Random Integer Generator
Here are your random numbers:28
Timestamp: 2008-10-17 00:42:21 UTC

And that is ...Katie who said...
Katie @ Paper Makeup said...
i love Unity! They are always so so so generous! And i love these stamps and they are on my wishlist! So how could i not play along?! :)Here's my card.. so much to you and to unity for this fun challenge!

Congrats Katie and everyone who played along!! Please join us again this week for another fun, fun challenge!

Friday, October 10, 2008

Something for a friend ~ CHALLENGE

Happy Friday everyone!!

The fancy folds last week were fantastic!!! Thanks to everyone who took part in the challenge!!

We have another challenge for you this week sponsored by our friend Angela over at Unity Stamps. Click on the link to see all the super cute stuff she has!! Here's a little bit about Unity Stamps...a thought. a pencil & paper. some discussions. wood is really great, so is acrylic...more discussions. it looks like this it looks like that... a prototype. patent work. patent protection. sharing our idea. a dream. faith. persistence.Unity Stamp Company becomes reality.our intentions? to build our company on integrity, service, and quality. provide amazing products for the purpose of phenomenal art. forever evolve. forever create. forever grow.

For the challenge all you need to do is create something for a friend. It can be a card with a sentiment about friendship, a gift for a friend or a scrapbook page that highlights some fun times!! We don't always have a chance to tell our friends how special they are, so take this chance to let someone know how important they are!

Just leave a comment on THIS POST with a link to your project by 7pm ET Thursday, October 16 and you'll be entered into a drawing for some super yummy blog candy generously donated from Unity Stamps! WooHoo!!

Have fun stamping something!!

Something for a friend ~ SAMPLES

Fancy Fold Winner!!

Thanks to everyone who folded something fancy this week!!! Lots of great new ideas to try out!
Here's the winner of Becky's candy...

Here are your random numbers:14
Timestamp: 2008-10-10 12:12:59 UTC

That's Daisy!! She submitted her project via email ------->
and said....
Just found your challenges and thought I would have a go. Looking forward to seeing what everyone makes.

Take care

Daisy email me, Erin, with your address and Becky will mail everything out to you ASAP! Congrats!!

Friday, October 3, 2008

Fancy Folds - Challenge

Well, here it is Friday again!!! Thanks to all of you who participated in the challenge to stamp something last week!

This week I (Becky) am the the host for our challenge. I challenge you to stamp a Fancy Folded Something! The resources page on SCS is a great place to start.

Blog candy for this challenge is a sampling of Bazzill 1-1/2" flowers, a package of Amuse clear scalloped oval stickers, and a package of American Crafts vanilla Thickers.
All you need to do to win is put a comment with a link to your creation on THIS POST by Thursday, October 9th at 7pm. The winner will be drawn randomly that night and announced before our next challenge.

Don't miss the DT stamped samples in the next post for some inspiration!

So, go ahead....fancy fold something!!!

Fancy Folded Somethings SAMPLES