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Friday, May 05, 2017

May Challenge - Theme and Sketch

Hello, hello, fellow stampers! It's the first Friday of the month and you know what that means -- we have a new theme and sketch! Thanks to all who played in last month's challenge. There were 64 beautiful entries! We're going to announce the winner and top picks on Wednesday, May 10, together with all of last month's challenge and blog hop winners.

We'd love for you to create and link up your projects based on this month's themesketch, or both -- you've got the whole month of May to play :o)

Our theme is STAMPS & ALPHABET. Lots of possibilities here -- designer paper with alphabet backgrounds, alphabet dies, big letters, one letter (or two, or a few!), alphabet blocks, big word sentiments...If you end up with a card that's also clean and simple, make sure to link it up to the May CAS Card Challenge.

And here's our fun sketch to get inspired by as well:

Have a look at the STAMPlorations girls' projects inspired by this month's theme and/or sketch!




MONICA (Theme and Sketch)

JANE (Theme and sketch)

{After Coffee, Retro Circles stencil and Stitched Snow Hills CUTplorations}


Julie (Sketch)
{Celebrate and Trendy Spring Blooms CUTplorations dies and World Birthday Cakes}

WEI WEI (Sketch)

SUCHI (Sketch and Theme)

BECCA (Sketch and Theme)

So how about you show us your project inspired by the theme or the sketch of both? The linky is open until the end of the month and you can enter up to 6 projects. You're not required to use STAMPlorations products (although we're always thrilled to see projects made with them). For the full challenge rules, click here. The Theme & Sketch girls will be back in two weeks to share more projects for this month's challenge.


  1. Great sketch with a fun theme and amazing inspiration from the team thank you x

  2. I love this sketch and the DT's inspiration!

  3. Fabulous sketch and gorgeous DJ cards! xxx

  4. Love the sketch, the examples are lovely

  5. OMG..awesome samples by your amazing DT. I love the sketch this month and fun theme too. TFS Hugs..

  6. It was such a fun sketch to work with, thanks so much for inviting me to Guest Design.Lovely work from the other designers too. Happy May! xx

  7. Just caught up today with this post (the miracle of scheduled posts!) to admire what my teamies did. I am so excited to be guesting for the next 3 months and looking forward to see all the challenge entries.

  8. LOVE LOVE LOVE this sketch, LOVE the cards shared to INSPIRE too!
    I think this is going to soon become my go-to sketch :)


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