Our aim is to inspire and educate by providing challenges for beginners and seasoned crafters by going 'Back to Basic' techniques in paper crafting and stamping.

Wednesday 23 January 2019

Challenge #20 Salt Technique

Welcome to our blog.  
We aim to reach newbies,  as well as seasoned crafters,
 to provide challenges where you can learn
 new techniques and new skills. 

A sad farewell to Donna  from the DT
I and the team thank her for her contributions and
support. We wish her an improvement in health and we
will look forward to seeing her crafting projects
in blogland.  Best wishes.
Thank you to those who ventured along, by entering
our last challeng#19 A Shaped Card
Choosing winners is a difficult task but we prefer to give
credit rather than use a Random indicator.
We thank you for your entries,  we were thrilled with so many.
 We appreciate  everyone who took to the challenge.
Jane has chosen the Top 3, but first a

...Special Mention
I adore this cute CAS owl. Welcome to our blog
Eliz, this being your first entry we are looking 
forward to seeing many more of your  interesting cards. 

#6 Eliz Stewart

Our Top 3

#8 Pia

#12 Margreet

#22 basslady

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Design Team Call
We would like to invite two more talented
crafters to join the Design Team. Could this be you?
We  provide a fun, easy and enjoyable Admin blog.
The challenges are held every two weeks.
You need to be able to work within a team, commit to deadlines.
To be able to work with Blogger, to own a blog, be able to display
your photos of your projects for each challenge. 
To partake in choosing winners.
To commit to positvely commenting on allocated numbers of
entries to the challenges. 
You do need to have crafting experience
To show your interest add DT after your name in the current challenge,
AND send me an email with your blog address, and any questions.
So time to get started on our new challenge.

Challenge # 20

Salt Technique

If you are not sure of this technique please go to this 
tutorial on You Tube 

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To enter, please click on the Blue Link below.
We will return with the winners and  news of our holiday break

in two weeks time. 


  1. Some stunning examples of this technique. C xxx

  2. Great technique and gorgeous DT cards!
    I'm over the moon to be chosen in your Top 3. Thank you.
    xxx Margreet

  3. awww...thank you ladies for chosing me among the top 3! what an honour!
    congrats to the other 2 ladies!

    sending lots of love from germany,

    silvi xoxo

  4. Thanks all! Looking forward to playing along and trying a few new techniques!

  5. Wonderful inspiration from DT .. I was interested to revisit this technique but was tad underwhelmed by how much my salt reacted, think it might’ve dried too quickly in the heat of our summer,
    Thanks for running this challenge.
    Shaz in Oz.x

  6. Thank you for the great theme, I had lots of fun with it! It was really fun to get messy & try a new techniwue and I just love the DT samples. Best, CG