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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Welcome to Challenge #12

Hello and Welcome Back to Challenge #12!!
We're so glad that you're here!   Thank you to all who entered our last Challenge - #11!   
To see if you're selected as a Winner, you can click the Challenge Winners Tab at the top of the page! 
Winners have 2 Weeks from today, to claim your prizes.. simply email (Mary), in the subject heading: Winner of Challenge #11.

I would like to take this time to Welcome 7 New Members to our Design Team!

Amanda Lake
Elizabeth Hart
Danuta Brzezinska
Pam Duncan
Clara Kubert
Tracy Shultz
Caz Smith

I am truly honored to have these ladies on our Team! 

We no longer have Themed Challenges, now we are Anything Goes, please see our Rules & Guidelines as they are specific!
We are very happy to have you join in with us for this month's challenge!   **I would like to Remind everyone that you must be a Follower of our Challenge Blog in order to enter in the challenges.**
Our GDT member this month is  Suze Woods
Using Image: Victorian Lady
Here is her project.
We appreciate having Suze Woods on our GDT!

Now without further delay...I would like to introduce you to our talented Design Team Members and their Beautiful works!

Mary Smith - DT/Digital Artist
Using Image: Tabitha (New Image)

Caz Smith - DT
Using Image: Up, Up, and Away

Using Image: Pip

Using Image: Worn Out Truck

Using Image: Saw Whet Owl

There you have it! Great designs by the team!  Now let's see your awesome projects!  Just enter with the InLinkz below.  And all the best to you!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Saturday, September 14, 2019

7 A.M. Are you ready?

Hello!  Its been way too long since I have posted... I hope you all are ready to join in the Fun for Challenge #12,  starting early in the morning on the 15th... grab a cup of coffee or hot tea.. and join in with us!  

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Guidelines Update...

Blog Challenge Rules & Guidelines

* We will post a new Challenge on the 15th of the month, challenges start at: 7:00 A.M., and end on the 13th of the following month at: 12 Midnight. (Eastern Daylight Time - Indiana USA).
* Hand colored entries will be accepted, stamped images or digis. Please do not color in your images digitally.
*You may enter up to 3 Projects for each challenge.  

If you choose to use one of Createful Heart Design Digital Images, and you're selected as a winner, then you'll win an extra image! *Please DO NOT link to Videos, either on YouTube, or on your blog. These will not be accepted. (No card or project, tutorials) 
*You MUST be a follower of this blog.
*All projects must be your own and new, no back linking to an older post. Please post a direct link to your creation using the inlinkz tool and link back to: Createful Heart Cards Challenge blog from your post.
**We've changed to Anything Goes, we no longer have Themed Challenges.**
*When you use one of our images, you must link that image back to our Zibbet Shop. 
*When using our Createful Heart Design images, and you're picked as a winner, then you will receive an extra image, of your choice from our Zibbet Store! 
*The Winners will be selected by our Design Team.*
*The Winner will receive two images of choice, and the Top Three will receive 1 image of choice.
*If you use an image from Createful Heart Design and are selected as a Winner or Top Three you will get an extra image, which means the Winner will receive 3 images and the Top Three will receive 2 images.
* You have up to two weeks, from the announcement of the winner to claim your prize, send your email to:
*Kids may enter our challenges, just as long as it is their own work, meaning they must hand color the images. Also, please include age of the child that is entering our challenges. 
*Please know that we are a Family & Child Friendly Blog. We are "Rated G". 
* No "dark" images, such as skulls, skeletons, skull and crossbones, goth or gothic, demons, and please no "cute" type of ghosts, witches, jack-o-lanterns, anything that is meant for Halloween isn't allowed. 

*When using our images from Createful Heart Design, please do not "cover-up" or "hide" the main theme of our images, by using another company's stamp or digital image. This is Not Allowed. And will not be commented on. Please DO NOT add or take away from our images. Please always keep the signatures with the images.

*You are free to combine with other challenges.  However, please make sure to link our image to our Zibbet Shop.  The link to my shop is:

*If you are a Winner or Top 3 Winner, please choose a link, and send that in an email to Mary,

*And Grab your Badge!!  

Friday, August 16, 2019

DT Call - 2019

To be a considered for our Design Team, you must be willing to commit to a 6 month term.
I am looking to fill 5 to 6 positions.
  • Images used in projects must be that of Createful Heart Design
  • Must be able to take clear photos of your work
  • Promote Createful Heart Design across social media.
  • DT Members will be required to comment on the Challenge entries.
  • DT Members will help to decide on the Winners of the Blog Challenges.
  • To encourage and support the Team Members.
  • DT Members will get to choose which image that they would like to work with for that month.
  • Badges will be created for the DT Members for the use on your blog and watermarks for your projects.
  • DT Members will get to see newly released images, even before they are placed in my store.
I do like to have a Team that feels like they are part of the family of Createful Heart Design.   Our Rules are simple:  We do not allow drama.  We are a friendly group, please do be kind and considerate of DT Members and our FB Followers

I do not allow any of the DT Members to sell their works on my site, nor do I allow you to feature your business on my site.  This includes Face Book.
Please only use the digital images provided and created by Createful Heart Designs.

To Apply For This Position:
Please send at least 3 samples of your work.  It does not have to be new.   Please upload your photo application entries to the Design Team Call Folder on my Photo Album of my FB page.
If you would rather send the samples of your work to me, you may do so, make sure that DT Call is the subject heading of the email.

Please include a list of Design Teams that you've been on or already serve as a design team member.
List links to any Social Media such as Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, that shows your awesome artwork.
**Its very important for you to send to me your information correctly so that I may contact you.**
Please also include a short bio about yourself and when your passion for crafting began.

I look forward to hearing from you!
Thank You!


Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Let's all be Carefree...

Hello Crafters,   I would like to introduce you to my new image: Carefree
She is available in my shop Createful Heart Design

I used my Ohuhu Art Markers, & Prisma color pencils
Printed out my own sentiment, added buttons, and bakers twine.
Just wanted to color up a sample. :)

Monday, July 15, 2019

Challenge #11, Anything Goes!!!

Hello and Welcome to Challenge #11!!!
Theme this month is: Anything Goes
Challenge starts today the 15th and goes until the 13th of August.
Please refer to our Rules & Guidelines to see how to enter.
We look forward in having you join in with us this Challenge!

Createful Heart Design would like to Welcome our 
 Guest Designer for this month,  Amanda Cruxton 
Using Image: Ginger Bread Joy
Very Cute!!
We would like to Thank Amanda for being our Guest Designer! ♥

*Remember, when you enter using one of our images - and you're selected as a winner, then you'll receive an extra image! **

Now without further delay.. I would like to introduce you to our Createful Heart Design Team, using their digital picks for this Challenge! ♥

Helen Nile - DT
Using Image: Fantasy Rose
So pretty, Helen!

Mary Smith - Owner/DT

Fiona McTiernan - DT
(taking time off)

Our Winner's from last month's challenge, (and we only had 3 to enter!)

Without further delay, here are the Winners!  Please take a Badge and place on your blogs and be proud, cause you've all done a great job!

**Just a side note, we can only select one winner to be our guest designer for next month, otherwise it will seem lopsided.  Leaving one person totally out.**
I should say, if we have more than 3 entries per challenge, then we can [fairly] pick 2 guest designers for the following month. 
Thank you for understanding.

Winners have 2 Weeks from 7/15/2019, to claim prizes. Please go to our FB page & message me, (Mary). Here is the link  I would leave my email address, but when I do, my box is filled with spam. 
Here is my Zibbet Store Link ♥ To select your Image ♥
Our Winner - and Guest Designer for next month is:
#2 - Crafty Suze - Wins 3 Images of choice!

Our Top 3 Winners are:
#1 - Ine Creaine - Wins 1 Image of choice!

#3 - Misplaced Mojo - Wins 1 Image of choice!

♥ ♥ ♥

Thank you all so much for entering our challenge!!

We look forward to having you all join us for this month's Challenge #11, and Theme Anything Goes!

Happy Crafting!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Welcome to Challenge #10!!

Hello and Welcome to this month's Challenge #10!! 
{starting just a few days late}

We are excited to see you joining in with us again!

Our Theme this month will be: Father's Day; Wedding Day; Birthday

I would like to announce the Winners from Challenge #9!  
[Be sure to send an email or message me on our FB fan page, to claim your prizes and don't forget to grab our Winners Badge!  You have 2 weeks from today's date: 6/18/2019 to claim your prizes.]

Please Click on this Link to go to my Zibbet Shop!!

Congrats to our 2 Guest Designer Winners!!

#8 - Made By Mandy - Wins 2 Images of Choice!

#12 Pat K. - Wins 2 Images of Choice!
Congrats to our Top 3 Winners!!
#2 Elizabeth Hart Wins 1 Image of Choice (claimed)

#3 Jeanie Ellis - Wins 2 Images of Choice!

#9 Tip Top - Wins 1 Image of Choice!

**Remember, when you enter using one of our images - and you're selected as a winner, then you'll receive an extra image! **

Now without further delay.. I would like to introduce you to our Createful Heart Design Team, using their digital picks for this Challenge! ♥

I would like to introduce everyone to my newest designs of Digital Paper - you'll find these in my zibbet shop!

I would like to show you the beautiful creation that Helen Nile - DT using: Tintype Garden digital paper

Very pretty, Helen!

I created these digital papers for use in your card making and junk journals. ♥

Here is my make for this month, using Garden Delight digital paper as the background, and using the Image: Hummingbird & Morning Glory  [Hummingbird & Morning Glory are available]
Mary Smith - DT/Artist

Helen Nile - DT
Using Image: 1950's Roadster

Great designs by our Design Team, now we look forward to seeing your awesome projects!  Link your make in the Inlinkz below!

This Challenge will end on July 13th at Midnight

Happy Crafting!!

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter

Hello! Challenge #10 will begin at 11PM tonight!!

Hi everyone, our challenge will begin at 11 pm tonight, 6/18/19.  Just wanted to give you a heads up.  Inlinkz will be available at 11:05 pm tonight. 
Be sure to check to see if you are a Winner of last month's challenge!  We have several, as we are now selecting 2 Guest Design team members!

Thank you, and we look forward to a great challenge #10!!

Friday, May 24, 2019


Just checking in to say, that you must be a follower* of our blog challenges in order to place your entry.   We ask that you check out the rules.   Thank You!

Welcome to Challenge #12

Hello and Welcome Back to Challenge #12!! We're so glad that you're here!   Thank you to all who entered our last Challenge - #11!...