Wednesday, May 3, 2023

May 2023 Challenge #53 - Anything Goes with Optional Twist: Emboss It!

Hello Crafty Friends and Welcome to The Paper Funday May 2023 Challenge.  Our challenges are Always Anything Goes with an Optional Twist.

Before we get to the Challenge for May, let's announce the Winners, Top 3 and Guest Designer Invitee!

The Winners, chosen by, for the April 2023 challenge are: 

#12 N-Eva


#29 Niki1

Congratulations N-Eva and Niki1!  Your projects are gorgeous. Please contact Donna HERE within 14 days to claim your prize.
After 14 days, the prize will be forfeited. 

The Top 3 Honorable Mentions, chosen by the Team for April are

#11 Lisa J.

# 36 Stacey

#105 Yvonne

And the randomly drawn Guest Designer Invite for June 2023 goes to:

 #73 Bonnie Garby

(Congrats Bonnie! Please contact Donna HERE if you would like to accept this invitation...and we hope you do!)

So many lovely entries last challenge! 
Congratulations to our Winners, Top 3 and the Guest Designer Invitee! 
Please Grab your Badge located in the Side Bar and Display on your blogs.  We would appreciate a link back to our challenge!


Now on to Challenge #53 for May 2023
Our theme is:  Anything Goes with the Optional Twist of:  Emboss It! (either heat, dry or both)

Our winners will each receive 1 Petite Perks Mini Stamp Set.  
(prizes are provided by Admin and not sponsored by Close to My Heart
everyone is eligible, regardless of location)

Now for the Design Team Inspiration Projects, all featuring the Twist of Emboss It!:

 Please review the rules before linking your project AND remember to check back to see if you are a winner.  Contact Donna within 14 days to claim your prize!  

You are limited to 6 entries per challengeThis challenge will end 04 June 2023; the Winners, Top 3 and Guest Designer Invitee will be announced on the new challenge post beginning 07 June 2023.

Be Inspired and Have a Paper Fun Day!


  1. Thank you for my prize and congratulations to the other winners.

  2. Thank you so much for the prize and congrats to all winners !
    Greetings from Monique (niki1 )

  3. Thank you for the challenge. Lovely work by the design team.

  4. Thank you so much for choosing my card in your Top 3 this time. I am displaying my badge! Congratulations to the other winners too Lisa J