Friday, November 1, 2019

Challenge 186 - Thanksgiving/Thankful + Smooshing Technique

 Hi, Cut it Up Fans!
Happy Friday!  :)

Thanks to everyone who participated in our last challenge.  We loved seeing all your ghouls, goblins, and ghosts! says the $15 gift certificate  from Stinking Cute Paper Piecings is: 

# 9, Stacey's Creative Corner!


  Please email us so we can get your prize out to you.   Send your mailing address to Evelyn at this address:

Winner has until November 13, 2019 to contact us or the prize will be rolled over to a future challenge.  😞

If you link an entry to this challenge, please stop by on November 15th to see if you won!
We love to award prizes!

Our top three entries in numeric order were:

 # 3, Kuni  *
 # 5, Pamela Danner *
# 8, Lorraine A *

Ladies, your creations were fabulous!   Grab the button below and proudly display it on your blogs!

* Please also contact Evelyn if you'd like to be a guest designer for a future challenge!  😊 

Now, on to challenge #186, 
Thanksgiving/Thankful + Smooshing Technique!  Create a project that has a Thanksgiving or Thankful Theme and also incorporates the Smooshing Technique.  Don't forget the die cut.

This challenge runs from November 1 until November 13, 2019 (noon, EST.)

Our sponsor for this challenge is 

Prize: Vault Membership program Free ($20 value) plus 150 coins to use in the vault to get more patterns! 

Here is some design team inspiration for you. Click on each designer's name to be taken to her blog, become followers and leave them some love!

We have two guest designers for this challenge, Fikreta and Karthikha.  They made the Top Cut for a previous challenge!









Gerda will choose the winner from all ELIGIBLE entries.  The design team will be picking their favorites for the "top cut" from all ELIGIBLE entries and those winners will receive a button to proudly display on their blogs. 

Some friendly reminders about our challenges:
Projects must follow the theme of the challenge.
 Must include a die cut. 
Only one entry per person. 
Projects that do not follow the theme and/or the rules are not eligible for the top three or for the prize and will be deleted. You can read more about our rules on this post

 Thanks for stopping by!  We look forward to seeing what you create!
You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter


  1. Happy Dance to winners - cute art Design Team and GD - This challenge will be my revisit the Smooshing Technqiue which I have done in the past with distress inks - thanks for the challenge

  2. Thank you for the guest design opportunity :) I loved creating the card for the theme!!

  3. Congratulations to the winner and thank you for choosing my card as one of the top three!