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Monday, June 28, 2010

Week #16 - 'Popsicles & Pinwheels'

WOW ... do we have a FUN challenge for you all this week in the Tea Room!  I am your host and I have provided this photo for some delicious summer-time inspiration:

Our challenge this week is called 'Popsicles and Pinwheels' and we are asking you to create a card or project inspired by this photo and using the colors of hot pink, bright green and cool turquoise!

Note:  You must use the Week #16 challenge requirements and DIRECT LINK your project back to The Shabby Tea Room in order to be considered for the weekly prizes.  Please only link your submission for this challenge and not your entire blog or multiple project submissions.  Questions?  Contact me!

I am very pleased to introduce you all to our fabulous Guest Designer in the Tea Room this week ... DEBBIE OLSON!  Debbie is an esteemed designer for some of my favorite companies, which include Papertrey Ink, Cosmo Cricket, JustRite, Spellbinders and Zva -- just to name a few!  WOW!  Debbie is one amazingly creative lady, and I love visiting her blog to peek at her designs -- simply wonderful!  Please find some time this week to visit Debbie and leave her a little bloggity {love}!  Watch for Deb's Shabby Tea Room post coming Tuesday morning due to another DT post commitment on Monday :)

Debbie Olson - Thinking Inking 

And now for some more inspiration from our Design Team Shabby Girls ...

Debbie Marcinkiewicz - Simple Treasures - Week #16 Host

Audrey Pettit - Audrey Pettit's Weblog


Cathy Clark-Santie - Papier Girl

Lisa Golzbein - Oh So Cute By Lisa

Melissa Hubert - My Paper Obsession


Nicole Segnere - My Craft Room Creations


Hop on over to our Shabby Girls' DT individual blogs to see lots more creative and beautiful inspiration!

We will award a 'The Shabby Tea Room Tea Time Terrific Top Three' badge to the three most creative projects!!!  One lucky participant will earn 'The Shabby Tea Room Winner' badge and this prize package donated this week by our fabulous sponsor:

The wonderful folks at Cosmo Cricket have donated a yummy selection of 6" x 6" Material Girl and Garden Variety patterned papers for our lucky winner this week!!!

Link your creations below by Sunday, July 4th to play along.  Winner the Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced on Monday, July 5th.  We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 5th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Thanks for the mention of my card, the Shabby Tea Room has been a great place to hang out! Congratulations to the winners and all the other ladies with their beautiful creations!

Jan Hunnicutt said...

Your design team cards are gorgeous and inspiring! Your guest designer Debbie Olsen is... I think I want to grow up to be just like her! ;)

Thanks for a fun challenge!

Barbara Schram said...

Wonderful challenge! I LOVE Debbie Olsen's inspiration! Have a great day!

Anita said...

Love this color combo and loved this challenge. Thanks for sharing your beautiful DT cards with us.

Anita said...

Great cards by the talented DT. Love this color combo and loved this challenge.

Unknown said...

Such great DT cards, very summery and colourful! TFS!

Deb Neerman said...

FABulous DT samples ... all so gorgeous!

Thanks for a fun challenge!

Sylvia/LittleTreasures said...

What a great job the Design Team has given here. I love all the inspiration.
The Popsicles & Pinwheels and the bright colors just make you wanna enjoy the outdoors.
Thanks for the fun, and what a great prize for the winner. Who doesn't love Cosmo Cricket?