Friday, August 1, 2014

Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge - Bow Tie

Welcome to the Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge!

Another big thanks to all of our readers, followers, participants and sponsors for making our first year   so amazing!  As we begin our second year of challenges, we are also making a few changes just for you, our wonderful participants!  The details are listed at the end of this post.

We have a new sponsor, Waffle Flower Crafts, for the Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge: Bow Tie!  A randomly selected participant in the Bow Tie challenge will have their choice of a Waffle Flower Crafts stamp set!

The amazing Waffle Flower Crafts Designer, May Park, Mayholic in Crafts, is joining us for this fun challenge!

Without further ado, check out the Curtain Call Crew with their fabulous Bow Tie inspired projects!

Amy Sheffer, Pickled Paper Designs

Amy Tsuruta, Tsuruta Designs

 Gayatri Murali, Handmade by G3

Kim Singdahlsen, Joyful Creations with Kim

With Style

Laurie Willison, Soapbox Creations

Sarah Gough, THinkING STAMPS

Sheri Gilson, Paper Crafty's Creations

Stacey Schafer, Stacey's Stamping Stage

Tenia Nelson, Jazzy Paper Designs

Tracey McNeely, In My Creative Opinion


Going forward into our second year, there are a few participant-friendly changes that we are implementing!

  • A sneak peek of the new challenge will be posted on our Facebook page one day early.
  • Every challenge is Anything Goes!  An optional inspiration graphic will continue to be available for those who wish to be inspired.
  • Prizes, when applicable, will be awarded to randomly selected challenge participants.  
  • The LEAD of each challenge will be invited as a Guest Designer for the next challenge.
Now, it's your turn!  To enter the challenge, simply follow these instructions:

1.  Create a new Anything Goes paper project (card, scrapbook page, 3D item)...with the option of drawing inspiration from the challenge graphic.
2.  Post your project to your blog or public gallery that directly mentions and links to this challenge here at the Curtain Call.  Copy and paste the inspiration template in your post.
3.  Complete the Inlinkz section below using the direct link to your project before the deadline on August 10th at 8:00 AM CDT.

The LEAD and Show Stoppers will be chosen by the crew and announced on August 14th at 8:00 AM CDT.

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Thanks so much for stopping by the Curtain Call!  That's a wrap!


  1. Your cards are AMAZING everyone! Thanks so much for the creative inspiration.
    LOVE the anything goes with an option theme! What fun.
    Crafty hugs,

  2. Beautiful theme, Wonderful projects and inspirations by DT's!!!
    Thanks for the challenge.

  3. I love bow ties. Great inspiration and a fun challenge. I had fun playing along!


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