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Tuesday, 6 May 2014

Challenge # 77 - "Distressing"

Hello everybody Deep Ocean Friends!

Thank you everybody who entered our challenge last fortnight, all your entries are amazing and we've been so happy to have you all with us!
Let's ask Random.org about the lucky winner of the lovely prize kindly offered by our loved sponsor The Ribbon Girl:

Congratulations Monami , it's you! 
Please write me, Franz, to claim your prize, my email adress is on the sidebar :)
and now let's see our Top 3, omg what a rough job with so many wonderful entries!

# 23 -Yulis

# 49 - Clarissa

# 2 - Mo

Wow gals! Your works are super gorgeous!
So, onto our new challenge...another super easy one!...:

 Here is our fab regular sponsor


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with this wonderful prize

Now we have a little surprise: the super talented

Barbara GR

who won our GDT spot last challenge, kindly accepted to be part of our team!
So welcome on board Barbara, we are all sooo glad to have you with us hun!


 Let's see the creations from our lovely DT members...

Now it's up to you all, let's create and link up below, please, can't wait to admire your creations!

Hugs, Franz
and Deep Ocean team.


  1. Thanks indeed for Top 3 - happy me !!!
    Big hugs,

  2. thank you for picking my card! many hugs from Nestor the bull too.. LoL
    so happy me :))
    Big hugs,

  3. Congrats to all of the amazing winners!! Love the DT Work!! Love the papers Nicoletta used!! Gorgeous!! Gorgeous coloring too..and the stitching, lace, just everything! So much detail! Just beautiful!! Thanks for another fun challenge!

    - Susan
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges

    1. Susan thanks for your lovely words!
      read comments like that makes sleepless nights to create, less tiring!
      hugs and kisses