Friday, December 30, 2011

Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenge #3 ~ Sponsored by Digi Doodle Shop

WOW!! There were so many great TAG entries in our last challenge!!

I hope you all are having happy holidays and I wish you all a Happy New Year!!

This week we are sponsored by

Prize offered : $10 Gift Certificate to store

Our challenge this week is a sketch provided by Jenn aka Triple J Designs.

You may re-size this sketch to fit an A6 card. It may also be turned if needed.

And how about some inspiration from our Chocolate Loaded Design Team...

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Challenge 1 Winner

Thank you all for entering our very first challenge


which was sponsored by

Congratulations to.....

Please email Angie at with "Winner Challenge 1" in the subject line before 12/30/11 to claim your prize.

Don't forget to grab your winners badge from the sidebar!

Friday, December 16, 2011

Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenge #2 ~ Sponsored by Crafty Sentiments

I would like to thank everyone who entered our first challenge and good luck to you all.
Thank goodness I use to pick our winners which will be posted tomorrow morning at 7:01 AM  US CST!!!

This week we are proud to be sponsored by

PRIZE : 4 Digital Images of choice from store

Our challenge this week is...

Add a tag to your creation.

We are extremely honored to be joined by the amazing DT from Crafty Sentiments!!! 


Sandra GDT
And how about some inspiration from our Caffeine Infused Design Team...

Friday, December 2, 2011

Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenge #1 ~ Sponsored by Bugaboo

Sorry for keeping you all waiting for so long to see our first challenge. Our new DT has been working so hard behind the scenes to help make this day happen and I am so excited. Let's all grab our favorite coffee and some chocolate because here is our first challenge!!

Our challenges will run for two weeks and be posted at 12:01 US CST every other Friday. I will choose the winners on Saturdays at the same time.

Ready for our first challenge theme???


We are honored to welcome our very first sponsor...

We are also honored to be joined by two of Bugaboo's amazing designers....

We also have a Special Guest Designer joining us today.  Jenn from Craft Your Passion Challenges and Seems A Little Sketchy has agreed to join us for our first challenge....since this blog was born because of her encouraging  me to open it :)

And now in alphabetical order, here are our Chocolate Covered , Caffeine Hyped Designers....

Monday, November 7, 2011

New Designers Announced !!

I am pleased to announce a fresh batch of designers for Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenges (CCCC)!! 
They have all been soothed with chocolate and/or coffee and are now ready to create!!

I am pleased to welcome to our team...







Make sure you come back for our first challenge on December 2, 2011!!

Until then, enjoy your coffee and chocolate :)

Friday, October 28, 2011

We need Designers!!! CLOSED 11/4

Due to the overwhelming response to this call, I have closed it early and will be choosing the new DT over the weekend. Thank you to everyone who has applied and I can tell you now that this will be no easy task!! Wow are you all talented!!


As a new challenge blog, Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenges is looking for designers!!

Our challenges will run every 2 weeks on
 Fridays starting December 2, 2011

 We are looking for 6 new designers (male or female) to be part of our design team. This call is open until November 12th  and the chosen designers will be contacted by November 14th. To apply, email us at with the following information:

1. Your Name:

2. Your Email:

3. Your Blog address:

4. Something about yourself, any DT experience (Not required, we all have to start somewhere) and also why you would like to join our team.

5. Send 2 of your favorite cards


What's expected from you:

1)- You sign up for a 6 month (December-May) term with the option of renewing after each term.

2) - Create and post every 2 weeks with sponsor provided images. Details of the challenges will be sent to you once you are chosen.

3) - Comment on challenge participant blogs.

4) - Have a fun, friendly personality with a desire to create!


What's in it for you:

1)- Sponsor images during your term & maybe more....

2)- Your work and blog link proudly displayed on the our blog and a DT Badge to display on your blog

3)- Friendship with some wonderful designers.

We're looking for some creative designers that are able to create cards, if that is you then we would love to hear from you :)