And the winner is…


We’re more than halfway through March, and we think it’s fair to say you all are having lots of fun creating Spring & Easter cards with us!  The entries for the first half of the monthly contest have been fantastic - you can view them all HERE.  And now it’s time to announce our first batch of winners for the month… (YAY!!)

We were completely wowed by the winner of our Digital category, Virginia L!  She printed out the birdcage from our digital kit three times and folded it to open on the front of her card.  As if that’s not clever enough, she used the wing of a little butterfly to hold the cage closed. Well done!



DchsofAbby is our Fresh Face for the first half of March!  Not only is her card completely adorable, and her woven Easter basket completely fabulous, but just typing her username makes us feel like there’s royalty among us!  Love it!


And now on to our Fab Five, presented in no particular order.  Just like our Digital and Fresh Face winners, every member of the Fab Five will receive a $50 Hero Arts shopping spree!

Paper Girl created such a fun scene using a wide array of stamps, including our sweet little bicycle.  Such a perfect card done in only one layer, with just the tiniest touch of embellishment.


Our second fabulous card was created by stampstudio1 (Susan).  The soft colors of blue and light brown are beautifully mixed, offering a peaceful look at the upcoming spring season.  And Susan had a smart idea - she stamped the flower images right over the flowers on her patterned paper - so clever!


Our Tall Birdhouse completely shines on this beautiful creation from rhea1967.  Her coloring is gorgeous, and we love that she wasn’t afraid to pair it with those rather bold patterned papers.  They’re not necessarily the colors you think of for spring, but it certainly gives the feel of warmth and sunshine on a spring day!


The next card from Fiona Y is so lovely with it’s lace, butterflies and happy colors!  Her image panel is absolutely stunning.


And last but not least, another beauty from maropeusa.  Her design is crisp and clean, and her use of color is perfection.


Congratulations to all the winners!!  Please contact us at with your address and phone number, and also include your list of $50 worth of product!  You can look through our store HERE to create your list.  Please include “March2010A Winner” in the subject line. We are upgrading our mail server over the weekend, so please email us by Friday at 9 pm PST or wait until Monday.  Thanks!

Our March contest is still underway, so get your Spring & Easter creations uploaded!  Check out the details HERE.

Now as you all know, our Hero Hostesses have been busy answering questions, showering us with lovely comments and generally making things FUN over in our Flickr community, but guess what!  They have been creating up a storm this month too!  Here’s a sampling of what they’ve been up to…


Click on any circle for a full view!
Cards by Vera Rhuhay, Sue McRae, Suzanne Czosek, Linda Metteer, Jill Foster, Arlene McClung.

Do you think that’s all the inspiration you can handle in one day?  Well, we have more!  We can’t go without sharing a 100 Days of Ideas card with you, now can we?



Click HERE for complete supplies and instructions.

Thanks for stopping by today!  Tami will be back tomorrow with more Easter dress inspiration.  Until then, happy stamping!


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47 Responses to “And the winner is…”

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  1. 38

    christine b said:

    What beautiful creations!! Congrats to all the winner! I Love looking at your creations on Flickr. And of course, I love the card made for the 100 days of ideas!

  2. 39

    Just Saying Hello « said:

    [...] 18, 2010 in Cards Hi! Just a quick post to share a card I made last week for the Hero Arts Challenge. Today, when I came back from the store, I found out that it was chosen as one of the winning [...]

  3. 40

    Heather Maria said:

    Congratulations to all the winners - wonderful creations and inspiration! Thanks to the Hostesses too for all they do and inspiring us on a daily basis!

  4. 41

    Marienoelle said:

    Congratulations to all the winners, beautiful cards every single one. Such amazing talent

  5. 42

    Virginia L. said:

    Thank you for choosing my Birdcage card. I had the most FUN making that card, and then to win this challenge is just like having icing on the cake! I love all the inspirations and feedback from our hostesses and fellow Flickr members. What a TREMEDOUS group we have! Thank you, Hero Arts, for these fantastic ongoing challenges.

  6. 43

    Tini said:

    Oooohh… what for lovely cards! I think, I need more stamps by hero arts for your wonderful challenges *smile*. Weekend Wishes from Germany… Tini

    my card

  7. 44

    Sue Givens said:

    All these cards are great and congratulations to all the winners for the first half of the march challenge. There is wonderful talent out there.

  8. 45

    Anne B. said:

    Fabulous cards!

  9. 46

    Jill said:

    CONGRATS winners!!! These cards are all so lovely and springy!! mega talent I tell ya! WOW! ;)

  10. 47

    Dana C. said:

    Wow these cards are amazing. Congrats to all of you and a special congrats to my friend Virginia Love how you put this card togethere. The Hero Arts kits are amazing too! Have fun with your winning everyone.

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