Thursday, September 26, 2013

Seize the Birthday and Some News!

Welcome to Seize the Birthday
Today it's another Anything Goes Birthday 
with a "Toppings" option!! 
Before we get to our DT's samples or telling you
 what topping we have in store this time,
we have some exciting news!

We are pleased to welcome a NEW Designer to the team!
Please help me give a warm welcome to...

Colleen Foelker

Here is a little bit about her:

Hi Girl Friends!  I am Colleen and live in West Linn, Oregon, just south of Portland.  My husband and I just celebrated our 42 anniversary!  We have two grown daughters and between them have 3 girls and three boys ranging from 4 - 14!  My older daughter and her family live right next door to us!   I am so humbled to be asked to serve on this design team with you all...and Lesley, a million thanks for believing in me!

Welcome Colleen!!!  
We know your going to love it here!

Now onto the "Toppings"option this week!

So this week your "Toppings" option is
to use MORE than one color ribbon! 

If your not a toppings kinda person, can just
stick with our usual "Anything Goes"Birthday!

The choice is yours!

Now let's go see what our Design Team has for you!
(Our toppings option is even an option for us designers!!)

The Design Team

The design team has created such awesome samples
 this week haven't they?

Do you need a sketch to get you started, 
come and visit our sister challenge called "Seize the Sketch" 
and create a birthday card to link up here!

Have fun and let the celebration begin!!!

Challenge Rules (to keep things fair):
1. You must use the challenge and make a BIRTHDAY PROJECT.
2. You may link up to 3 birthday projects.
3. Please add a direct link to your blog or to an online gallery.
4. Feel free to combine other challenges or for a stamp release, it doesn't matter, as long as you add this challenge link and graphic to your post.
4. Any offensive posts or cards that do not follow the guidelines will be removed out of courtesy to fellow bloggers and myself.
5. As always, please have fun and make the challenge your own! All product is welcome!

This linky will close at 9am (PST) on Tuesday, October 8th.


  1. So excited to see Colleen on the team, she is such a great designer!

  2. Good on you Col! SO happy for you. Way to go and have a blast!

  3. Thanks for the fun challenge and all the inspiration:)

    Peace, Love, & Cricut Hugs!
    Monica L.

    moni023 at yahoo dot com

  4. WOW, what amazing DT cards, ladies! Thank you! Congratulations to the sensational Colleen!!

  5. Beautiful samples, ladies. ;-)

  6. Didn't get the toppings done but maybe I will still have time to do another card!! Thanks for great challenge.

  7. Congratulations Col. So proud of you my BFF....

  8. Congratulations to Colleen! Love all the card samples!

  9. Congrats Colleen. Fab DT creations/inspirations and thanks for another great challenge x