Welcome to our challenge blog. We will post a new challenge every Thursday. You can create any card, scrapbook layout, altered item with any stamp or technique as long as it is a new project, no backlinks please. To join in please post your card on your blog and then enter via the Linky Tools button at the bottom of every challenge post. You must leave a direct link to your creation as well as a link back here to the challenge post. Entries close at 8:00PM MST/MDT the Wednesday before the new challenge is posted and winners will be announced at the close of the challenge (on the sidebar) as well as on the new challenge post. Please make sure to follow our blog in case you are the lucky winner...winners will be chosen by random and posted and they have until the next challenge is posted to contact me and claim the prize or there will be a re-draw! You may enter 2 (two) times per challenge as long as the creation is new and follows the challenge guidelines, have fun! You may combine challenge to a maximum of 8. We hope you will join in the fun!

Winner's Corner

#77-Shelly Schmidt (#20)
#76-Shell B-claimed
#74-Donna R-claimed

Please contact Kelly to claim your prize!Save

Our Featured Sponsor for this challenge

Craft Classes Online

A huge thank you to the following wonderful companies that have sponsored us throughout 2015

Drawn With Character

Fred She Said

All Dressed Up

Color Ink Dighital

The Stamping Boutique

Sami Stamps

Lemon Shortbread

A Random fan

Lacy Sunshine


Inky Impressions

The Paper Shelter

Bugaboo Stamps

A Day For Daisies

Sassy Studio Designs

Meljen Designs

Doodle Pantry

Thursday, February 26, 2015

#78-Lots of Layers-Craft Classes Online

Welcome back to Creative Knockouts!  Thank you to everyone that played along with us last week!  your Spots & Dots creations were fun!
Drawn With Character was our wonderful sponsor and they have 3 digis available for one lucky crafter!  Random.org has chosen entry
#20-Shelly Schmidt
Congratulations Shelly!!  Please contact Kelly to claim your prize from Drawn With Character!

So now, let's move onto our new challenge...this week, I am happy to have Craft Classes Online back with us as our sponsor.  Here is a littel bit about them:

Craft Classes Online (CCO) brings multiple Creative Arts Instructors together on one site to provide students with the best choice in online craft workshops. Our instructors offer online workshops that are engaging, affordable, and time-saving. Students from across the globe can learn any number of techniques and creative projects from the comfort of their home and on their schedule.
CCO has a brand new blog in 2015, Everyday Moodlings.  Come join us for the theme of the week and be challenged to use all of your craft supplies during the coming year. We  offer ideas, tips, tutorials, and crafty inspiration.
We are excited to be sponsoring Creative Knockouts Challenge Blog. You can view our class list on our website at www.CraftClassesOnline.com. We continuously update our website with new workshops, so check back often. Become a subscriber to our newsletter and gain access to our FREE class, “Ink Essentials”! Come visit us on our Facebook page, too. One lucky winner will receive a free seat to an online workshop valued at $25 or less.  Good Luck!

Now for our challenge this week...it is Lots Of Layers...so no CAS cards this week, load them up with layers!! Here are some fabulous creations from the design team!

Bunny using Wee Stamps Summer Fairy

Denise using Rosey Hearts Mermaid

Nancy using Rick St. Dennis Original Morning Goddess

Bonnie using Aurora 'Love You'


Now I hope you will visit the design team members and leave them some comment love for their wonderful creations and then come on back here to enter your card!  You could even win a seat (up to $25) in one of Craft Classes Online's great classes!  How fun would that be?!

Please be sure to follow our rules before linking up!
~your project must be new, no backlinks   
~you must link directly to your creation as well as back to the challenge blog  
 ~you may enter 2 times per challenge   
 ~you may combine challenges for a total of  8- not 10, 20 or a kazillion, 8 only please  
 ~you must follow the challenge as outlined above   
~Have fun and get crafty!!