Winning Entries 2012

My card making journey  for 2012 started with something special for me. I was chosen as one of the spotlight artists of the City Crafter Challenge Week #92-  Pretty Inside and Out. I also won a Top 3 position for this card at Pile It On Challenge PIO#3 – Fuzzy Friends . What a wonderful way to start 2012!


I was chosen as a Super Sundae at Birthday Sundaes Challenge #40 – Birthdays with a sentiment with this shoe aperture card.


This card was chosen as Card of the Week at the wonderful shabby chic challenge blog Sugar Creek Hollow – Inspired by a Photo challenge during February 2012


A Top 3 position for this card at one of my favourite challenge blogs, The Shabby Tea Room Challenge Week #106 – Pennant Party.


Love to make this card! It won The Shabby Tea room challenge Week #107 – Bright and Beautiful Spring. I was also a top spool at The Ribbon Carousel Challenge RCC#46 – Anything Goes and the card was selected as Card of the week at Sugar Creek Hollow Challenge #5 – Birthday Cards.


This Mother’s Day card was my guest designer’s card for the Scrap Africa challenge blog. I made the Top 3 at The Joanna Sheen Challenge – Someone Special and the card was a shining star at the Stampin’ Sisters in Christ Challenge #136 – Use Pastel Colours. I also received a Golden Egg badge from 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge #78 – No Stamping Zone.


My Fizzy Moon card was in the daily talent spot at Joanna Sheen Challenge blog on the 5th of May 2012. The card also won Top 3 honnors at Tuesday Throwdown Challenge #96 – In the Garden. I also won The Forever Friends Fortnightly Challenge #35 – Flowers with this card.

This shabby card with a printed fabric heart won a Super Nova Award at The Papercarft Star challenge #95 – A Mother’s Day card. I received also a honourable mention cup of tea at The Shabby Tea Room challenge Week #112 – Spring is Love.

I love to work with vintage scraps and was delighted when this card won a Top 3 position at The Paper Play Challenges Week 20 – Destruction. I also made Top 3 and won a guest designer spot at Creative Craft Challenges2 – Distressing


This card was a Top pick at The Sugar Creek Hollow Challenge – Vintage Children. I love this vintage image form Clearly Vintage.


I won the Loves Rubberstamps Challenge #8 – Sweet Summer Days with this Penny Black adorable cat card!

My shabby tea cups card won the Aud Sentiments Challenge – Tag It and Moving Along With The Times Challenge #156 – Pink, Pearly and Pretty. Also a Top 3 at The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge – Diamonds, Pearls or Lace.

My sentiment card was randomly chosen as one of the winners at Card Mania Challenges CMC#1 – Anything Goes. Such a surprise as I am not a lucky person with Random .org!

My Christmas tag made TOP 3 at Brown Sugar Challenge #7  – Bags and/or Tags.

My second Super Nova Award for this year from Papercraft Star Challenge #115 – Anything Goes

My first badge for a clean and simple card! I made the Spotlight designer spot at 356 Cards challenge Day 225 – Tape It!

A Top 3 for another CAS card at My Time to Carft Challenges- Just Sepia .

I was dancing with joy when Rosy won the spotlight post on the Penny Black blog, Penny Black stamps are close to my heart. The card also made it to the Top 3 at Inky Impressions Challenge #83  – Lots of Layers and a Top 5 at the Cutie Pie Challenge #30  – Distress your cards

This idressed up mannequin was my first card as design team member  at Sugar Creek Hollow Challenge blog. I won a Top 3 badge at Card Crafter’s Cirle Challenge #49 – Textures

My vintage Christmas card won a Top 3 position at the Do You Stack Up Challenge #99 – Numbers. I also won a Top 3 at one of my favorite challenge blogs It’s All About The Vintage and Beauty #32 – Glittering. The card was also chosen in the Top 5 at Live and Love Crafts Inspiration and Challenge #5 – Christmas.


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A Top 5 award for my Shabby Christmas card at Tuesday Throwdown Challenge #125 – Lots of Layers and also at Allsorts Challenge #183 – Advent. The card won a Top 3 position at Crafting for All Seasons #41 – Use Flowers. It was a Perfect Pinky at In The Pink Challenge #9 – Gonna Be A Pink Christmas.


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This card was a Design Team favorite at Loves Rubberstamps Challenge #29 – Anything Goes.


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This gift box won a Top 3 at Crafts 4 Eternity #R102 – Bling-Tastic. I was also the winner of the guset designer spot at My Sheri Crafts Challenge 100 – It’s A Wrap!


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 A Top 3 for my shabby gift bag at my favorite challenge blog The Shabby Tea Room Challenge #145 – A Shabby Chic Holiday


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6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Joy van der Watt
    Mar 08, 2014 @ 12:11:39

    great cards a pity you are not in Cape Town



  2. veronica
    May 14, 2013 @ 09:27:29

    simply breathtakingly fabulous i feel honered just to view them..amazing!!!



  3. juanita
    Dec 06, 2012 @ 19:37:41

    i love your cards and creativity. i wish i could make cards like these!



  4. Shamela
    Nov 24, 2012 @ 08:06:12

    Amelia I think your work is just amazing……proud to say you are a very talented card artist from South Africa! So cool to find a local blog with such fabulous work.

    I see you are a Penny Black fan too

    Happy stamping and creating



  5. charlene
    Apr 27, 2012 @ 05:31:38

    how do u make your card base so sturdy? its beautiful



  6. goyi
    Feb 26, 2012 @ 00:10:07

    Preciosas, me han encantado



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