Monday, June 2, 2014

Welcome to Our June Linky Party, DT Challenge, Giveaway and Sale!

Welcome to our June Linky Party and Design Team Challenge! 

We also have great Doggie GIVEAWAY, some further markdowns and Our Digital Golf Time Set!  First check out all the fantastic projects and tutorials by our Design Team.  Vicki Chrisman isn't feeling well so she's opting out this month. 

Kathy Clement

Michele Kovack

Darlene Pavlick 

Sheila Rumney

Elizabeth Lincoln

We have a Great Doggie GIVEAWY for both our Large Dog and Small Dog Digital Stamp Sets as well as our Puppy Printable 5 Card Set. Just leave a comment here on the Blog and you have until next Monday, June 9 when I will announce the winner.  The Winner  can also pick $25.00 in any product if they prefer.  

Here's our Free Online Gift when you place any order until June 15/14 in our store. Just add it to your cart ' Best Father Printable - T-23 '. It looks great as an iron on T-shirt transfer.

     This is a layout I made of my dad who passed away in January. I called him Daddy-O, which he seemed to get a kick out if.  This will be our first Fathers Day with out him and we all miss him immensely as my he lived downstairs with my mom for over 25 years. I used paper, designs and a font to journal all from CD 3 Creating With Vintage Typography.

    This is the alphabet page I cropped all the letters from for the title.

    I also added a drop shadow to each of my letters which is easy to do if you go under the Layers Style Tab and then Style Settings. When you hover your mouse over a letter you add you can click 'Send it Backwards' to layer them and tuck parts of a letter behind another. I also tucked most of an envelope I used under the photo to add the name and dates.  

    I added the leaves, so in total I used the background paper, blue paper to mat, alphabet paper, journal card, one of the fonts, a swirly designs and a envelope to add my dad's name.

    I also like using the warp text tool to curve text like the 'Dear Daddy-O' in the top of the journal box or the way the text is waved like a flag and you can control the levels from just a little bit to crazy.

    Our Golf Time Clear Stamp Set has sold out and become a Golf Time Digital Download and we made some changes and improved it.  There is a new crown and heart design added and the images are much larger but re-sizeable. It's a medium set and should be $4.95 but it's on sale until Father's Day for an introductory SALE price of $2.95!  

    Here's the preview sheet with all the sizes and you have to be sure to check our DT Member Elizabeth Lincoln's Golf card she created for our June Challenge.

    Our Favorite Fella Clear Stamp Set (originally $24.95) has been marked down further to just $9.95 for this large CLEAR Stamp Set

      Also - during June all of our Card Stock Stickers are on SALE for just .99 cents  The were originally $2.35 for many years so .99 cents is great as they are die cut so intricately with no white edges. 

     Okay, here is where you can enter our Linky Party and post any sample you have created and receive a $6.00 gift card.  Also, 1 lucky winner will receive a $50.00 Gift Card!

    Lastly, I have to share a photo of our oldest daughter Katie (on the left) who won a Leo Award with 2 co-workers Saturday night for the TV Show she is a writer for The Liquidator. A Leo is like an Oscar for TV in British Columbia Canada and I'm are so freaking proud of her I could burst!

    Don't forget to leave a comment to be entered to WIN our Doggie Gift Package Giveaway with both Big and Little Dog Digital Stamp Sets and our Puppy 5 Card Printables - or pick $25.00 worth of any product if you prefer. 

    Wishing you joy and creativity

    Sandy Redburn


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    Kathy/NorthCarolina said...

    Congrats to your daughter on her award! No wonder you bursting your buttons! Well done!

    Jennifer Scull said...

    just curious if the code from last month's linky party was ever fixed? I haven't heard back after sending numerous messages....

    congrats to your daughter!

    Gail said...

    Thank you for another Linky Party challenge - congrats your Daughter for her win - and to the DT for their hard work - have a blessed day! Gail utb01@att dot net

    Crafty Secrets Heartwarming Vintage Co. said...

    Hi Jennifer, I sent you an email explaining about my email problem and how I accidentally deleted over 600 emails but please re-check you email as I also sent the 2 papers and Take it Easy Stamp set to you but they sat in my 'Outbox' forever and finally went.
    Sorry for the delay

    KT Fit Kitty said...

    The father's day layout is wonderful and very touching. Those dog sets are adorable so count me in for your giveaway! Congrats to your daughter on the award - that's awesome! I have watched that show a few times! Don't like the guy's foul mouth but other than that it's a fun show and very fast moving - it's fun to watch them negotiate and haggle. Thanks for another linky and I hope I have time to come back and play along since I missed it last month. Have a great day, Sandy!

    Rene said...

    Almost didn't see the giveaway! This is awesome and I do want to get the dog images, thanks for the chance!

    GARAGE SALE GAL said...

    Congrat's to your daughter! Very nice scrapbook page about your daddy.
    I would LOVE to those "dog-gone" cute sets! Thank you for having this giveway!

    It'sMe said...

    Hi Sandy

    Loving all things doggie.
    Sandy what you have done for your father is very touching(gone but never forgotten)x

    Angelina (Lina) said...

    OH HOW FUN!! Love all the images and cards that were created by your team
    thanks for letting me enter your June contest.:)

    Angelina (Lina) said...

    OH HOW FUN!! Love all the images and cards that were created by your team
    thanks for letting me enter your June contest.:)

    Birgit said...

    What a lovely layout of your beloved dad and congrats to your daughter as well. You're a busy, busy lady! Thanks for the chance to win the sweet doggie images. ~ Birgit

    Linda Carson said...

    Beautiful page in memory of your Dad! I heart doggies images! And, congrats to your daughter!

    spangle said...

    Oh, these doggie printables are adorable. Congratulations!

    Vicki Chrisman said...

    SOOOO Excited for Katie!!! I congratulated her on instagram when I saw Holly's post about it! How COOL!!! Loved the layout with the photo of your Dad. miss ya!

    Stinkin' Inkers said...

    Thanks for the opportunity to win the dog cards and stamps. They are so cute. Congratulations to Katie!

    Stinkin' Inkers said...

    Thanks for the opportunity to win the dog cards and stamps. They are so cute. Congratulations to Katie!

    Sue C said...

    Such cute doggies! I love the digital stamps; I can make them whatever size I need.

    Sue C

    2amscrapper said...

    great prize and congrats to your amazing daughter!

    Sarah Smith said...

    What a great honor! Congratulations to you both! I have a soft spot for dogs, so I would like to be entered in the giveaway! Thank you, for offering such a wonderful set as a giveaway!

    Roxanne said...

    Awww! Big Wahoo Congrats to your sweet girl Katie! How cool!
    And I adore the layout you did for your Dad. How sweet. You know he loves it! I'd like to think they see even from Heaven our love and creations for them. Wishing you an easier time on Fathers Day-that you'll remember and feel the great Love & memories of him. :)

    Diane said...

    Congrats to your beautiful daughter and awesome layout of your Dad....two very proud moments...I miss my Dad, too, and I kind of look the other way when it's fathers going to check out what your awesome DT has come up with!!

    Marlene F. said...

    Hi Sandy,
    Congratulations to your daughter.
    I love the layout you did for your Dad. My dad passed away May 3rd...I have known you all these years and who would have thought our Dads would have passed away in the same year.
    Thanks for all you do for us with your beautiful products and website. I always enjoy reading it.
    Marlene F.

    cjgusloff57 said...

    Congrats to your lovely daughter and her parents on her Leo!
    Your dog digital is cute!

    Jennifer Scull said...

    thank you so much, Sandy, for sending all of the goodies! I have received them, in case you didn't get the response email.

    isn't it such a pain when email services don't work properly? hopefully everything will be working soon.

    hope to get a project finished soon. thanks again for all of your help! :)

    cvcd said...

    I found your blog just a week ago and am SO HAPPY that I did! Thank you for sharing tutorials on all the how-to's. Your site is wonderful! I hope to win the dogs as I have been looking at this set repeatedly! Next is purchasing the sewing goodies! Thanks again.

    Lady Anne Milnes-Howard said...

    I am new here and I am still looking around, it is a maze of wonderful things, I think it will take me ages to look around. I have just entered my first card into your linky party I hope I have everything right :)
    Thank you for a fabulous blog and website...
    Love ~ Lady Anne xxx

    Cynthia said...

    Loved the design team inspiration! Appreciate their hard work. Great layout of your dad, Sandy. A lovely tribute to your memory of him. Congrats to your daughter on her award. I'm sure you are very proud!

    Please omit me from your drawing as I already have both of the fabulous dog sets. Thanks!

    Nancy Wakefield said...

    I would love to WIN your Doggie Gift Package Giveaway. Both digital stamp sets are great but I especially like the Little Dog set. I've got lots of ideas on how to use these stamps so I hope I win. Thanks for creating them.

    Andrea T said...

    Congratulations to your daughter. I love the golf set. Very appropriate for me since I love vintage and live in a golf community!

    Debbie K. said...

    Absolutely lovely layout, Sandy. What a wonderful tribute to your dad. Congrats to your cute daughter Katie!

    Thanks for the chance to win your generous give-away.

    d kaste at wi dot rr dot com

    Wendy said...

    Your layout and tribute to your dad is fantastic. Thanks for sharing how you created the lettering.

    Congrats to your daughter, Katie! What an honor.

    The DT projects are wonderful!

    Personally Created (Michele) said...

    Congratulations Katie!
    Sorry I missed the June Linky Party. I'll be back in July. In the meantime, I need to pop over and get the digi version of the golf set! I have the clear stamps, but it will be great to be able to resize the images!

    Sheila Rumney said...

    Love your dad's layout! Congrats to your daughter.