Stay Refreshed! The Wrap-Up Post

(This post is part of my Refresh Your Craft & Soul Blog Event – see the beginning HERE!)

Wow, it’s the end of the weekend. Do you feel refreshed? I hope so!

If you want to check you haven’t missed anything, check out the REFRESH YOUR CRAFT page which has a list of links to all of the posts this weekend, including separate lists for the Giveaways {NOW CLOSED} and Challenges! After all you wouldn’t want to miss a chance to win one of these prizes:

Refresh Your Craft and Soul Prizes at Jennifer Grace Creates

Lots of lovely goodies there!

Have you enjoyed the event? I’ve loved reading all your comments, thank you so much for stopping by and sharing what you think!

If you have enjoyed the event, I’d be really grateful if you can pin or share the projects you like. And make sure you are signed up to my ‘News’ emails (aweber form in sidebar) and then you’ll be the first to hear about the next event (I’ll probably be back with Frosty Festivities again in November!). News emails are rarely sent out – normally only when I have a giveaway or an event approaching, so you won’t be bombarded with mail!

If you have any questions or suggestions about how these events are run, then don’t hesitate to contact me at jennifergrace(at)hotmail(dot)co(dot)uk!

Before I leave you completely I’ve one last card to share… I was trying to make a beach-themed male birthday card:

Beach Hut Card by Jennifer Grace

I think I almost pulled it off, but I wish I’d used a less twiddly stamp for the sentiment. I don’t like making male cards, they are so much harder!

The star-type shape on the background is a chipboard piece that I heat embossed and tipped gold glitter onto while I was heating the powder, I’m going to be doing that again experimenting with other colours!

Be Inspired:

Make a male beach-themed project

Refresh a chipboard shape with heat embossing

Use a dark base with refreshing colours on top

Remember that commenting on this post, and any other over this weekend, will count as another entry into the Grand Giveaway, but only if you’ve registered your interest in winning that prize right HERE! {NOW CLOSED}

That’s it! The giveaway winners will be announced on Thursday the 12th of June, so check back to see if you’ve won!

Stay refreshed,

Jennifer x

  • Thank you for such a fun weekend, i haven’t had much time to join in but totally plan on changing that this week 🙂

    June 8, 2014 at 10:34 pm
  • thanks for all your hard work putting this weekend’s festivities together it has been great reading all your inspiring posts and I hope to join in with some of the challenges this week xxx

    June 8, 2014 at 10:46 pm
  • Frances

    Thanks for a great weekend of craft explosion Jennifer. Will definitely be pinning later on in the week. Loved it all.

    June 8, 2014 at 10:55 pm
  • Jen

    Great card. I agree- masculine cards can be tough and unfortunately, that seems to be the bulk of what I make. Great event this weekend- thank you so much!!

    June 8, 2014 at 10:55 pm
  • Love the colours … so beautifully beachy x

    June 8, 2014 at 11:01 pm
  • Karen Schroeder

    Great male card! I have trouble with making male cards…need to work on then more often!

    June 8, 2014 at 11:03 pm
  • Thanks for a lovely weekend Jennifer, I really enjoyed each & every one of your posts!

    June 9, 2014 at 12:33 am
  • I think it looks great!

    June 9, 2014 at 12:40 am
  • What a fantastic event, Jennifer, so much wonderful inspiration! Am hoping to get at least one challenge complete, as well as a few of your other project ideas! 🙂

    June 9, 2014 at 1:06 am
  • Heather Pham

    Yes!!! I’m in love with this event. I hope you do more in the future. To be honest, the giveaways are only a bonus, because the information I gained from your posts are a giveaway in itself. 😀

    I love your ideas and hope you keep them coming :3

    June 9, 2014 at 1:25 am
  • barbara macaskill

    This has been really fun! I have thoroughly enjoyed reading all the posts and getting to know you better. Your layouts and cards are all awesome and I love the Beach and Refresh theme! Looking forward to Frosty Festivities in November! I am also looking forward to seeing your posts. Thanks for putting this all together and the inspiration!

    June 9, 2014 at 1:35 am
  • What a fabulous weekend! You have done a mammoth amount of creative work – your preparation must have been enormous! The presentation of it all has been captivating…I just kept coming back looking forward to what is next!! So much inspiration and great ideas – you need congratulating – its superb!

    June 9, 2014 at 1:46 am
    • Oh and forgot to say – love your male card… its fabulous – even the sentiment! I find doing male cards difficult too! (but I’m not a cardie- but do try to have a go at it!)

      June 9, 2014 at 1:48 am
  • You have done an outstanding job again! This is my second follow along 😀 Now I’m heading over to buy your goodies from the Etsy shop!

    June 9, 2014 at 2:41 am
  • Thanks for a great event! I’m looking forward to creating a few more items from the inspiration you’ve shared this weekend!

    June 9, 2014 at 3:28 am
  • Love how you mixed so many textures on this great card!

    June 9, 2014 at 4:01 am
  • Thanks WOW it’s been a fantastic weekend and learn so many new things 🙂

    June 9, 2014 at 4:59 am
  • Morning – I’m back to catch up – and see what you’ve been doing – looks like it was brilliant and I’m glad that there’s a decent deadline to add our projects as I was internet-connection-less this weekend at the annual crop sleepover!
    Fab card – but agree, a plainer sentiment might have manned it up a little.

    June 9, 2014 at 10:30 am
  • gemma steele

    Such a great event and so many ‘projects to do’ listed in my newly altered notebook 🙂 Thanks!

    June 9, 2014 at 10:36 am
  • Great inspiration and great posts.
    Thank you for all the time and effort you always give to these great weekends 🙂

    June 9, 2014 at 11:32 am
  • woo hoo!!! You must be exhausted after getting this all together! It was wonderful and we truly appreciate when you put these together! LOVE this card btw!

    June 9, 2014 at 12:04 pm
  • Janet

    Cute card!!! Thank you for all the fun!

    June 9, 2014 at 12:48 pm
  • Annie

    Thanks for a fantastic weekend Jennifer – brilliant fun :o)

    June 9, 2014 at 1:06 pm
  • Thank you so much for all the hard work you’ve put in, I’ve really enjoyed all the posts and now have a list inspiring ideas. Thanks Jennifer.

    June 9, 2014 at 1:07 pm
  • Sarah

    Couldn’t quite stay awake last night for this final post so back to comment this morning!! Thank you for a FANTASTIC Weekend full of fun and crafty goodness!! My desk is currently covered with teal and orange stash as I embark on the challenges!! xx

    June 9, 2014 at 1:29 pm
  • A great weekend of inspiration….I’ve really enjoyed it….thank you so much.

    June 9, 2014 at 2:02 pm
  • Thanks for a fantastic weekend of inspiration and thank you for asking me to be a part of it. I have not had too much time to create much – only 2 layouts, but the inspiration will be here for me to mull over for weeks to come and then do LOTS of creating!

    June 9, 2014 at 6:04 pm
  • Phew I think I’ve seen it all … thanks Jennifer for a wonderful event … very generous with time, effort AND prizes … what a star!

    June 9, 2014 at 6:48 pm
  • You definitely pulled it off…a great card. I missed your last couple of posts yesterday and have just caught up. A super super weekend Jennifer…thank you x x I blogged a post this morning linking you in too x x x

    June 9, 2014 at 6:51 pm
  • What a marathon blog hop! It’s been inspiring all the way. So many fabulous ideas are milling around in my brain. I’m off to the studio.

    June 9, 2014 at 7:45 pm
  • Lindsay

    I love your card! The nautical theme is a favorite of mine. I always seem to struggle with male cards. Most designs I come up with still look to feminine. I love the way you made this card look beautiful without looking too feminine. I’ve loved this event! I’ve never seen anybody do anything like it before and it really was a blast to see all your projects and you are so generous to offer so many prizes as well. I have been left with so much inspiration!

    June 9, 2014 at 10:13 pm

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