Saturday, March 21, 2015

Pastel Colors 4 Kids Challenge

It’s Saturday and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! This time our challenge is Pastel Colors 4 Kids! Create and link any pastel colored card for a child and you could win one of our great prizes.

We have three very generous sponsors for this challenge: Milk Coffee Stamps is giving their winner 3 digis of their choice! The Cutting Café is giving their randomly picked winner 3 digi or cutting files!  And All Dressed Up Stamp’s winner gets 2 digis of their choice! TEAM S.A.S will also be choosing their favorite cards for our top three and the winners will receive a blog badge and an opportunity to be a guest design team member on a future challenge.

We are happy to have a previous top three winner join us today as a guest dt member. Emily Lauritzen shared this fun card with us using our sponsor’s images:
Now for some more great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge using our generous sponsors’ images. To visit any of their blogs or to go to our sponsor’s websites, just click on any of the names or the pictures at the side of our blog.
Lucianna's Cards 


Mary's Cards 


 Berni's Cards 



 Kathy's Cards 


Deonna's Cards


Karen's Cards 


Awesome cards for kids as always from our wonderful design team!  You have until Friday April 3rd at noon CST to enter this challenge. After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our thirteen children’s hospitals. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

**We have decided to continue a new tradition here at Send a Smile 4 Kids challenge. We all love comments and followers on our blogs, right? So we are suggesting- but not requiring- that all participants in our challenges pick 2-3 (or more) other participants in the challenge, click on their card, visit their blog, leave a positive comment about the card and become a follower of that blog. In your comment, leave a link to your card and blog and hopefully the blogger you visited will come to your blog and become a follower too. **

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen 



Saturday, March 14, 2015

Winners Announced for Punches and/or Die Cuts 4 Kids!

(For our current challenge, please scroll down.

It's another fun Saturday at Send a Smile 4 Kids because we get to make 6 lucky and talented participants in our Punches and/or Die Cuts 4 Kids challenge very happy!  We have three lucky winners of our randomly chosen sponsor prizes and we are also announcing our Top Three.

The lucky winner of the 6 digis from Flat Friends is #29 Pia S!  The winner of the 3 digis from The Paper Shelter is #14 Maggie S! And the winner of the prize of 4 digi stamps from Sassy Studios is #56 Alycia!  Congrats to the winners! Please grab your winner’s blog badge from the side of the blog and send me an email via the Contact Form also on the side of the blog, and I will put you in touch with the sponsor to claim your prize.  Thanks as always to our wonderful sponsors! To visit their websites easily, just click on their blog badges on the side.

Now for our Top Three as chosen by TEAM S.A.S. in no particular order. Remember to see any of the winner's blogs, just click on their names. 

Top Three Card by Vanessa

Top Three Card by Sue 

Top Three Card by Vicki

WOW - What awesome cards for kids! Thanks for sharing your talents with us this week ladies, and be sure to grab our Top Three blog badge to put on your blog with pride. If you would like to join us as a guest design team member on a future challenge, just fill in the Contact Form on the side of the blog and I will get back to you with all the details.

You have until Friday March 20th at noon CST to enter our current challenge for a chance at some great sponsor prizes and/or the top three. It is not required that you donate your card after entering, but our kids in the 13 children's hospitals we currently serve would sure love it if you did. For all the info you need to know before donating your card(s), just click on the tabs at the top of the blog. Thanks!

Stamping smiles 4 Kids, Karen 

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Easter/Spring Cards 4 Kids Challenge

It’s Saturday and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! This time our challenge is Easter/Spring Cards 4 Kids! Create and link any Easter or Spring card for a child and you could win one of our great prizes. And, if you are wondering, now is the the time to send in your Easter or Spring cards to our new locations so they can get them to our kids in children's hospitals in time for Easter cheer. You are not required to send in your cards to participate in our challenges, but our kids sure love it if you do.

We have three very generous sponsors for this challenge: Crackerbox Palace is giving their winner 3 digis of their choice from the CBP stamps at their website!  The Cutting Café is giving their randomly picked winner 3 digi or cutting files!  And Kitchen Sink Stamp’s winner gets a $25 gift certificate! TEAM S.A.S will also be choosing their favorite cards for our top three and the winners will receive a blog badge and an opportunity to be a guest design team member on a future challenge.


Now for some great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge using our generous sponsors’ images. To visit any of their blogs or to go to our sponsor’s websites, just click on any of the names or the pictures at the side of our blog.

Deonna's Cards 


Karen's Cards


Kathy's Cards 


Berni's Cards 


Mary's Cards


Lucianna's Cards 


Awesome cards for kids as always from our wonderful design team!  You have until Friday March 20th at noon CST to enter this challenge. After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our thirteen children’s hospitals. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

**We have decided to continue a new tradition here at Send a Smile 4 Kids challenge. We all love comments and followers on our blogs, right? So we are suggesting- but not requiring- that all participants in our challenges pick 2-3 (or more) other participants in the challenge, click on their card, visit their blog, leave a positive comment about the card and become a follower of that blog. In your comment, leave a link to your card and blog and hopefully the blogger you visited will come to your blog and become a follower too. **

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen