Monday, 13 October 2014

Challenge 16 Winner and Designers' Favourites

Hello Extraordinary Crafters!
Thanks to all those who participated in our Thanksgiving challenge. Canadians are celebrating this weekend, officially on Monday although the big feast can fall on any day of the weekend. We loved seeing so many versions of Aurora fun.

For Challenge #16 ~ Canadian Thanksgiving

 the Winner of 3 digi images from 

The East Wind shop 

chosen by is:

#14 Kaija 

Congratulations, Kaija!
Please take the winner's badge for your blog.
 by right clicking on it to download the PNG file :)
Email Bonnie at with the links to the store for the 3 digis you have chosen. 
Be sure to put TEW Winner Challenge 16 in your subject title.


And now it's time for 1/2 of our designers to choose their favourite project from the amazing entries we had.

For being a Designer's Favourite

the Prize is 1 digi of your choice
            30% off coupon for TheEastWind shop 
valid for 7 days! 

After you send the email claiming your prize, the code will be sent back to you along with your chosen digi.
Please e-mail Bonnie at with the the link from the shop for your chosen digi image and put TEW challenge winner in the subject line.

We'd love it if you took the Designer's Favourite badge to display on your blog.
  Right click on the badge above to download the PNG file :)

Here are the designers' favourites  for TEW Challenge #16 (Canadian Thanksgiving):

#14 Kaija

Bettina says: Kaija is my absolute favourite this time. Love how she's coloured up Aurora Turkey and her added details with the gorgeous bow and lace on the edge makes it pop

#2 Hanne

Donna says:  I love Hanne's dramatic coloring of the image and the fabulous DP she chose.  The dark glittery leaves and edges of the ribbon balance the design beautifully.

#17 Silvia

Kyra says: I admire how Silvia coloured Aurora Turkey. The blue and brown contrast makes the turkey stand out so much. The feather embellie and background paper make it so festive. wonderful job.

#12 Wendy

Maureen says: Love the colouring of Wendy's image and the background papers. Love the simple layout and cute embellishments, a fabulous thanksgiving card! love it! x

Congratulations to our designers'

Delightful creations! We appreciate you sharing your talent with us.

To visit any of the favourites and perhaps leave them a little love, click on the name above the project photo to be magically transported to each of their blogs.

Stay tuned for our next challenge which will begin on October 15.

And remember that you still have until  October 17 to enter our Facebook Contest, Zombies.
We're looking forward to seeing you there, too!


  1. WOW my card and how wonderfully Bettina says :)
    I am happy and I thank I thank you very much!
    Congratulations to all the others as well.
    Hugs Kaija<3

  2. Congrats to all the winners for the Thanksgiving Challenge. Many thanks to Unky for sharing the wonderful digi. I have a big "thank you" for Maureen for choosing my submission as a DT favorite. It is always so much fun to color and design with The East Wind stamps. ♥ Wendy

  3. Thank you so much Donna for choosing my card as DT favourite! :) Congratulations to all winners - fantastic creations!