Saturday 27 August 2022

Happy Birthday with a Shaker Card


Hello everyone here is my second post for the month, as always all the details are on my blog

Tuesday 23 August 2022

Sending Birthday Wishes

 Hello all!

Today I want to share my second make for the challenge with you.

This time I made a birthday card for a man.

If you want to know, how I made this, please jump to my blog!

Now it´s your turn to make something for our challenge, there are some days left!

Thank you for your visit today and have a wonderful week!


Friday 19 August 2022

Make A Wish

 Hi everyone, it's Jo here.

Today I'm sharing another birthday card for this month's Happy Birthday challenge.

 My feminine card design was created using some pretty Stamperia Papers, a Sizzix Thinlits set and some Ranger products; to see how it all came together, please visit my blog Let's Art Journal.

Thanks for joining me. Happy and creative wishes! 

Hugs Jo x

Wednesday 17 August 2022

Happy birthday

 Hi everyone, 

I am back with a second birthday card:

This time I used Katzelkraft stamps. If you would like to see how I made this card then hop hop over to my BLOG where you will find some step-by-step photos.

Thank you for stopping by today ! 

Corrie x

Monday 15 August 2022

Happy Birthday!

Miriam with you again today.  I hope you are enjoying the inspiration so far this month.
And there is so much more to come.
Here is my second project for the Happy Birthday challenge:

Pop over to my blog to see what I used to create this very glittery card!
And why not join in with this months' challenge - there is still plenty of time.
Happy crafting!


Saturday 13 August 2022

Personalised gift

 Hello crafters, Craftyfield here!
Today my inspiration make is a gift idea for our Happy Birthday Challenge.

My gift comes in a nice box too...
The advantage of DIY gifts is that you can personalise them thereby making them unique.
And you do not find that on the high street! What's in the box I hear you ask?
Well to find out you must hop over to my blog where I tell all!!


Thursday 11 August 2022

Happy Birthday Sweet 16

 Hello there!

Following the challenge this month I have made a card for my eldest daughter who will be 16 in a couple of days time - don't worry - she won't see this. She's far too busy drumming!!!

Made using the pink Ink image - you can find more details on my blog here.
Hugs Rachel xx

Tuesday 9 August 2022

Daisy birthdays

 Hello it's Jane  here today with my 2nd design team birthday card for our current "Birthday" challenge

You can see the bees are buzzing around here and if you would like to see how my card came together just fly on over to my blog here where all is revealed.

Enjoy the rest of the month,

Jane x

Sunday 7 August 2022

July Challenge Winner and Design team top 3 and Special mention.

 Hello everybody! Here are our Juy Winners.  There were some really fabulous entries and we always love seeing what you're inspired to make by each theme.  Are you sitting comfortably?  Then let's begin!

The July  winner of the £20 Country View Crafts discount  selected by Random Generator from the challenge entries is no 14 Wendy

What a fabulous Page

And now for our Top 3 chosen by the host, Craftyfield

There were many interpretation of my chosen theme and it was lovely to see them all! This made my Top 3 choice a difficult one... but here goes:

Lia wowed me with her stamped scene, yes I am partial to scenes...

Vicki made a wonderful page full of lovely papers from Stamperia :

Leslie T added dimension to her die-cuts for a contemporary card which capture the spirit of modern travel perfectly:

Finally my DT mention goes to...

Helen Liu for her technically proficient stamping and wonderful design: 

Fantastic work all around!  Congratulations - please contact Debs on with win or DT  top 3  in  the subject to claim your prizes and badges, by August 31st  to be eligible.  

Once we have your details your prizes will be winging their way to you and we hope you'll display them with pride.  Don't forget to join us in our August Challenge.  

Happy Birthday

Hugs from all of us here at Country View Challenges!

Friday 5 August 2022

Happy Birthday To You

 Good morning and a very happy Friday! It's Sue here with my second card for our fun Happy Birthday challenge.

Once again I'm using some of my fun Katzelkraft stamps, and there are more photos here on my blog. 

Have a lovely weekend, and thanks so much for looking x

Wednesday 3 August 2022

Happy Birthday card with a three-tier cake


Hello everyone,

here is my second card that I made for our August challenge,

and the theme is Happy Birthday.

This card was made for an 80 years old lady.

If you need a tutorial, please hop on my blog.

Monday 1 August 2022

August 2022 - Happy Birthday

Welcome to our Month Challenge. This month the theme is "Happy Birthday" chosen by our lovely Monika. We hope you will enjoy joining us in this challenge. Don't forget, by entering your name gets added to the draw to win a £20 gift voucher to spend in the online shop!


Hello everyone,
this month the theme is Happy Birthday and was the lucky one who could chose the theme.
So this month you can join this challenge with a birthday card and/or a gift.
My first project is a birthday card and you can find the tutorial on my blog.
Happy crafting!


Good morning and a very happy Monday! What a great challenge from Monika,
we always need birthday cards and gifts don't we, and here's a card I made for my son.

I've used some of my favourite Katzelkraft stamps, and there are more photos on my blog
Take care and have a very happy August x


Past a certain age a bit of sarcasm is a great way to take our getting older more lightly...
Find out how I made this card and what this sorry bird is up to on my blog!   


Here is my first entry for the Happy Birthday challenge:

Pop over to my blog to see what I used to create this clean and simple card.
Happy crafting!


What a great theme! We all have to send birthday cards so this one is really very easy!
Details of my make for my neighbour's boy can be found on my blog.
Hope you can join the challenge!
Hugs Rachel x


It's funny that in our family we do not have a single August birthday but birthday cards are always useful to have in your stash. My card features lots of shine and make the icing even more tempting.

If you would like to find out the ingredients and how I baked  made it, hop on over to my blog here.
A virtual slice awaits you!
Bye for now,

Jane x

For the new 'Birthday Card/Gift' challenge I have made a card:

If you want to know how I made this superfast birthday card, please hop over to my BLOG
where you'll find some step-by-step photos of the process. 
I will be back soon with more inspiration!

Corrie x


For this month's Happy Birthday challenge I created this fun birthday card using a Sizzix Celebration
Cake Mini Thinlits Die.

To see how it came together, please visit my blog Let's Art Journal.
Hugs, Jo x


Hello all, welcome to August! After a little break I am back with a summer birthday card for the August challenge.
If you want to know how this card came together, please hop to my blog.

Have a wonderful time!


Hi everyone, here is a card a completed for this months theme, as usual all the details are on 
my blog, so hope to see you there.

Hugs Debs xx

Wow some gorgeous projects from our Design Team! Now lets see your projects and don't forget to make sure that you have read the rules to make your project a valid entry to the challenge.

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