I am now open for New sponsors for 2013/2014!
I am making a few changes and now reopened the Sponsor book!
If you would like to Sponsor my challenge, please get in touch...If you have been in touch but had no response could you please email me again at as I had a lot of emails not coming through...THANK YOU!

Sunday, 25 August 2013

Challenge 13 - Create Your own Background

Hi, All you lovely Bloggers out there....

Welcome back, and yes this last two weeks as flown by....before we now it, it will be....shhhh I won't mention

Anyway we are back today with a Brand New Challenge, but before I get into the details, there is a few Announcements to make....

Firstly the New Challenge will run from today until Saturday 31st August at 11:55 pm GMT....

From there onwards our Challenge will run weekly, yes we are changing over to a weekly challenge instead of you will be able to visit us every Sunday with Brand New inspiration and yes this also means extra chances to win some prizes with our fab challenge....

So with all this change I will also like to bring you the Brand New Additional DT members that will be joining me and the current team here at Hobbycutz....

So here we go...Please Welcome


Kobie Fouché
Owner & Designer of Hobbycutz


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Crafty Lollea's Craftyroom
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Susan Flynn
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Scrappy Scatty Jan
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Jan's Crafty Spot
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Susan - Mixamatoasties

Mix's Meanderings
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Artsy Stamper
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So yes some of the faces you will recognize as old members and then a whole lot of new faces, Team 1 will go first on the 1st of September and then after every alternative week to Team 2, to bring you a whole lot of fun Challenges with loads of Inspiration and fab projects showcasing the lovely Hobbycutz products available from my website and some Gorgeous images from our Sponsors.
So I hope you are all as excited as I am about all these fab new changes and DT's!

So a BIG welcome to my New Team....on a sadder note we will be saying good bye to some of the older DT, but not Until Next week, so enjoy some of their gorgeous projects for a little longer....

So here we go some Inspiration for our new challenge and there is Some really Gorgeous projects....we are Sponsored once more by the lovely Teresa at Crafts and Me.

Please visit her store and Check out some of the Gorgeous Crafty goodies she as available, plus a huge lot of lovely images and digi's....

So here's the Team projects -

First Up is Wenche, with this lovely Layout...see how she's done it on her blog

(what a cutie...)

KathyK with who is fearless of
again see her recipe on her blog....

Chris, who Created this lovely Scene, with lot of different images.
More pictures can be found on her blog....and how she did it....

The Cook, who made this gorgeous papers, by drawing the doodles by hand.
Pretty amazing....

Magswho created hers also by playing with some distress inks, she defnitely doesn't mind getting her hands

Lorraine, who's sounds very complicated you can see the details of how she created her background on her blog.

Natali, who created this lovely tag, by experimenting with her inks.


Denise, created this Gorgeous card by using a few different inks, and a huge amount of Laser cuts...I simply love what you did with these Denise....

You can find details of each creation on each individual DT members blog.

Hope you like the inspiration the DT brought this week with all their gorgeous Creations!

So now it's your turn to join in the fun and enter our challenge....

Remember apart from the main prize there is always a £5 voucher up for grabs for one random winner using a Hobbycutz product....

Enjoy the week and Happy Crafting....


  1. Fabulously talented DT! And such wonderful and diverse projects from each one - fantastic inspiration! Thanks for the challenge - I really love to get inky lol! Karen

  2. Congratulations to the new team and thanks for the great inspiration from them!