Monday, September 24, 2012

Weekly Challenge: BLACK BIRDS

Welcome back for another week of challenges!
Congratulations to the prize winner and the "Top Three" from last week's
color challenge.  With so many using Smeared Ink images and everyone being so talented, it was a tough choice!

This week's challenge theme is

This should be super easy!  
Just incorporate a black bird of some type, real or mythological, and use a stamped image somewhere on your project
 You may use rubber, clear, or digital stamps.

Be sure to read and follow the challenge rules posted on the left side bar to qualify for the random prize drawing and the coveted "Top Three" badge.

For inspiration, check out the projects from the Smeared Ink DT:
(click images to enlarge and click the DT's names to visit their blogs)

Black Dragon

Lady Brayton

(Ike is taking a few weeks of respite)







Please give a warm welcome 
to the newest member of the Smeared Ink DT

The Prize:

A $5.00 gift voucher to Smeared Ink.  This will come in very handy as Smeared Ink recently had a new release and another release is on the way!

Remember, be sure to link up by Midnight on Saturday PST to qualify for a prize then check back on Sunday for the random draw winner.

To be eligible for the coveted top three badge, be sure to use at least one Smeared Ink image.

If you like our challenges you should drop by our forum where we have additional monthly challenges as well as monthly blog hops and ATC swaps.

Have Fun!


  1. WOW! I'm just blown away! DT's work is just amazing!! You gals ROCK!!!

  2. Welcome Susan S! Congrats! And I just love your DT Black Birds piece! Beautiful! I think all of the DTs projects are just terrific!! Beyond compare!! I truly love them all!

  3. I love these projects; have ideas firing now thanks and I love the humour too! Hello Susan - awesome piece looking forward to more of your lovely work. Vee xx

  4. You have the best Design Team samples! I love them all! Thanks for the blackbirds challenge...great theme!

  5. GORGEOUS creations from the DT, love them all. Thanks for another great challenge.