Chicken Soup

Friday, 8 October 2010

Recipe #15

Oh yes it is SOUPer time again! Welcome back, or just plain welcome if this is your first visit to our site! Do spread the word and share news of our challenge blog with your other crafty friends and if you haven't already you can join us on Facebook too - simply search for ChickenSoupDT. Our challenge blog here isn't purely for scrapbookers and cardmakers - the DT examples this week show how our inspiration can take all manner of directions!

So have you ever FELT the need to step outside the paper zone and play with other materials? We trust that this week's recipe will have you doing exactly that. Just take a look at what our cooks came up with this week - oh and join us is warmly welcoming the newest additions to the team who all played along this week!

A felt iPhone cover by Ann

A door sign by Annette

A Layout by Christine

A Layout by Heather

A card by Kate

Felt decorations by Louise

A little angel by Lousette

A card by Mandy

Wow! So there you have it, hopefully plenty to inspire you this week, maybe get you crafting those Christmas cards (we can never start too soon) or making some decorations for the tree! On the subject of the season of goodwill we have 12-days of very special inspiration lined up for you all in December! More news to follow!

As always leave us a comment with a link to your creations and we will enter you into our prize draw for the month to win something crafty from our October sponsor Craft Obsessions.

Have a great weekend SOUPers and happy crafting from all of us.

Monday, 4 October 2010

And the winner is....

October is here and September has been and gone, but not before we had 39 stunning entries into our monthly challenge draw. If you undertook a craft project using one of our September recipe’s (10-13) AND left us a comment linking to an image of your creation then we have entered your name into our draw. Before we announce who the winner is it is time to take a trip down mutual appreciation avenue and have a look at the delicious cards, layouts and other crafty items you have all been creating during September.

Using to select a winning entry from the 39 received we are please to reveal the winner the September ChickenSoup prize, kindly sponsored by The Craft Emporium is


Please send your contact details to Lynn at The Craft Emporium who will arrange for your prize to be sent out to you! Many thanks to Lynn for sponsoring us in September! Here is Claire’s stunning card based on our 13th recipe – certainly not unlucky for some eh?!.

We will see you again on Friday, usual time 7pm GMT for our next recipe reveal and some inspiring creations from the new cooks!!