packing our bags and moving out.

We are packing our bags and moving out to our new blog once this months challenge is over. I hope you will come and join us with the move.
Here is the new blog address.
I hope to see you all over there.


Monday, 26 September 2016

We have moved

Hi everyone we have packed our bags and moved out.
We would love you to join us at our new challenge blog.

With a new name

Blog badge

Please come and join us on the 27th September with a great new challenge for you and a fantastic sponsor.
Also to see if you are a winner or design team favourite of our last challenge with Lacy sunshine stamps sponsoring.

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Challenge 3 and changes coming.

Hi everyone thank you for your fantastic entries in our last challenge.

Before I announce the favourites and winner from challenge 2. I have an announcement to make.

The challenges aren't going as well as I thought they would so from next month the challenges will  be open to all papercrafting. It won't matter if its altered things, cards etc and it dosen't have to be dark.

For this to happen we will be changing the name of the blog and giving it a whole new look.

We also are now looking for new team members.

So if you enjoy  colouring, crafting and love making things  then we would love to hear from you.

No previous design team experience is necessary but you must have an active facebook and blog to apply.

You will be using images kindly donated by our sponsors.

The minimum project per month will be one.

If you would like to apply to the design team please just email me at:-

We look forward to hearing from you.

Now it's time to announce our winner and top 3.


No 1 - Carol
No 5 - Lisa J
No 6 - Gail Lett

Congratulations please take your top 3 badge
Top 3 Badge


Congratulations please take your winners badge and contact
for details on how to claim your prize
with winner mausoleum of the dammed in the subject line.
Winners Badge
Thank you so much to our wonderful sponsor 
Rick St Dennis


This month our fantastic sponsor is

We are joined this month by two fantastic  guest designers

Patricia and Carol

Thank you so much Patricia and Carol for being guest designers.

I hope you enjoy looking at their makes and give them a visit.

Good luck everyone

Saturday, 27 August 2016

Makes from the design team using Jac Desorde Things to alter

Hi everyone if you are looking for this months challenge you can find it

The design team have created some makes from Jac Desorde things to alter

Things to Alter

All the items used can be found in Jacs brilliant store.

Please visit the ladies blogs for more details on how they have created their makes.
Here is the design teams makes.


Maxine has added all the items she received onto this wonderful canvas

Has made these great makes with the  items she received.

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Challenge 2

Hi thank you for your fantastic entries this month.  Please share our challenge with your darker friends as this month we never had many entries.

Would you like to be on our design team please contact me for further details you will have to have an active blog to apply.  As well as an active facebook page.  And will be able to make a minimum of one project per month.

Its now time to announce our winner.

As there wasn't many entries in the challenge there will only be a winner and no top 3.

The winner this month is

Please take your winners badge and 
winner The mausoleum of dammed
in the subject line

Winners Badge

Thank you so much to our fabulous sponsor 
Ikes Art


This month our fantastic sponsor is

Our design team have been busy creating using the 7 deadly sins digis available from the  Rick st dennis store and here are their fantastic makes.

Using Wrath

to follow
using Envy

Tit Belsoeur
Using headmaster

Good luck Everyone

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Challenge 1

Hi everyone welcome to our dark challenge blog.

Our challenges will be running the last tuesday of the month.

All our challenges are dark so anything dark is accepted.

Here are our first challenge details, I hope you will all join in.


This month our excellent sponsor is
Ikes Art

Our fantastic design team have been really busy creating using Ikes art images and here are their fantastic makes.

Using Sadness Walls

Good luck Everyone

Sunday, 26 June 2016


Do you enjoy working with dark side digital stamps, and using different techniques of colouring and composition.

If you do you could be who we are looking for we are looking for a few more dt members to join our fantastic existing team of crafters.

You don't necessary have done any dt work before. 
To apply you need an active blog
Active facebook account.
And be able to participate with your fellow team members.
You must also be able to comment on team members and challenge entrants entries.

You will be required to do a project once a month using our fantastic sponsors images.

The term is 6 months if after that you would like to stay and we are happy with your work you can.

If this is something you are interested in please add a link to your blog using the mr linky tool.

We look forward to seeing your makes.

Closing date 3rd july 5pm uk time.

If you are successful you will be notified after the closing date.

Monday, 20 June 2016


Hi everyone welcome to our challenge blog. 
We are dark based  challenge blog and will up and running shortly.

I hope you will all join in our challenges when they are up and running.

Start date of the challenges to be announced.

Thank you
Fiona, Katie and Maureen admin for the design team.