Sunday 26 July 2020

Challenge 8 Anything Goes - Mixed Media Creative Challenge at We Love 2 Create/Polkadoodles

As always, the theme this month is 
Anything Mixed Media Goes
Closing date for entries: 20 August, Noon. 
You do not need to use Polkadoodles products to enter our challenges, use any products you wish... 
RANDOM WINNER PRIZE: $10 gift voucher from Polkadoodles for our lucky winner, (chosen by - this voucher can be spent across the whole store, so you can use it on dies, stamps, papers, whatever you wish...

Winners of our last challenge are at the bottom of this post...
Our sponsor for 2020 is Polkadoodles and you can check out all the wonderful selection of Polkadoodles goodies in the shop.
Make sure you check out the POLKADOODLES store, they have lots of fab new products in store perfect for all you mixed media lovers out there, make sure you check them all out! ...
Some of their mixed media products are amazing - make sure you check out the latest STAMP SOUP releases in this video! 

Jane – Hello everyone! Today I have made a little triptych project using 3 greyboard tags and some fabulous new Polkadoodles stamp sets.  There is a tutorial on my blog if you would care to take a look.
Polkadoodles products used:

Irre:  Hello everyone. Today I made a card for you with glasses from the See the flowers stamp set. I colored them with Distress Ink and added splats. I also embossed some stars with embossing powder from the same stamp set.
Polkadoodles products used:
Birds together stamp set
See the flowers stamp set

SusieToday's post is a fun journal page, using the Polkadoodles Making Faces stamp set! This came together quite quickly - I brayered acrylic paint as a background colour, then stencilled on the Distressed Trellis using structure paste for a lot of dimension.

We're very pleased to introduce 2 new members of the mixed media team this week! Please welcome Hazel and Holly!!

Hazel - "Down the memory lane... " 
Good times + Crazy friends = Amazing memories.
My art journal page speaks about the memories i spend with my best friend. 

Polkadoodles products used:
Flower Power 2 Clear Stamp Set
Timeless Rose Delicious Swirls Stencil
VIntage Text Clear Stamp Set
Flower Collage Stamp Set
All About The Girls Stamp Paper Set
Bright & Beautiful Paper Pack

Holly - The art journal page I have created contains collage with printable papers from Helga Hippo Paper Heaven 1 for the background, painting and adding the digital stamps 
Octavia Moonfly Wistful and Winnie Wonderland Toadstools, and a sentiment chosen from Octavia Moonfly - Say It All. 
I hope you enjoy this mini forest themed page, if you would like to know more, full details and a tutorial video can be found on my blog. 

Polkadoodles products used:
OctaviaMoonfly - Say It All Sentiments
Octavia Moonfly Wistful (Fairy) Digital Stamp
WinnieWonderland Toadstools 
HelgaHippo Paper Heaven 1 

Gorgeous projects as always from the team! 


Thank you everyone who entered this challenge - we really loved looking round your blogs, you all left us some awesome work to look at!

Well done!
PRIZE: $10 gift voucher to the Polkadoodles Store to spend on anything you like including mixed media goodies, stamps, papers & anything else!....

To claim your prize please email Polkadoodles, quoting 'Love 2 Create winner'.
Please include this claim code L2Cwk08001 in your email and claim by Mon 3rd August. 
Allow 14 working days for a reply please.

A big thank you to everyone who entered last month's challenge!
Don't Forget to enter our other blogs too...
All our challenges are Anything Goes!........Find us here:

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Click here to enter


  1. Thank you so much for choosing my work as a favourite! Congrats to the winner and the other fav ladies:) I vill proudly display the badge on my blog:)

  2. Thank you for pick my tag as your favorite ! I am very glad you like it. Congrats to all winners and sending best wishi g fir summer days. Hugs, Veana R.

  3. Wonderful and diverse projects from the Design Team! Thank you for the challenge and generous prize, and thanks to Mr. Random for picking my number; so excited to be the lucky prize winner! Biggest congratulations to each of the winners; your projects are gorgeous!

    1. PS I sent an email to sales at Polkadoodles, the only e-mail I could find.

  4. Thank you for the challenge. Lovely work by the design team

  5. Great pieces by the design team. Happy crafting, Angela xXx


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