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Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent is a Companion Challenge blog for the CS Designs Digital Stamp Co, This is also a place for Paper-Crafters, Mixed Media, Collage and Assemblage Artist to share their artistic projects made with with recycled, throw way, & second hand materials. We look forward to seeing your fabulous projects and being inspired by your recycled art ideas and hope you will enjoy what we have to share with you as well.
Remember!!! ... We always allow Anything Goes but any project you enter Must Still Include Recycling, or be Re-Purposed or Re-Invented. Also Note: We will offer prized only when there is a special Themes and only those following the special theme will be eligible to be chosen as a Winner and receive a prize.

We will have Guest Artists on a rotating or returning basis. If you interested please write to Chris and send in your application.

Recycle Re-Purpose Re-Invent Top Winners

Congratulates All Our Winners

Winners from our challenges and other events will always be announced on this page. 
 Please check back to see if you have won and claim your prize.  

Note from Chris / CS Designs. I believe that people should be recognized not only for their willingness to share their wonderful projects with others, but also by the imagination and work they put into their pieces. Having said that, every entry choosen for top honors or special recognition are Not chosen by random.org but by Chris /CS Designs. If your project is listed here it is because you work has been inspiring.

There will always be a Top 3 chosen for every challenge.  When an additional project catches our attention they will receive an Honorable Mention . On rare occasions when something really unusual makes us take a second look that project will receive Special Recognition 

You will find appropriate Award Badges Below with the code to place it on site or blog. Please pick the award your project was selected for and display your accomplishment proudly, your project deserved every bit of it.

Top 3 Winners for June 2015

Honorable Mention
Lou # 6

Special Recognition to
 a very young budding artist
Top 3 Winners for April 2015
Honorable Mentions

Top 3 Winners for May 2015
Honorable Mentions

The Simple List for Paperplayful
(Must claim all prizes by December 1st)
Top 3: Blackdragon,Creepy Glowbugg, Rocky
Honorable Mentions:- Julia, Donna, Ellis
Finding Boo: Donna, Ellis
Winners from our Comments: Michele, May, Sammy
Random Winners from Entries to our challenge: Clair, Crafty Creations

The Full List with more informaiton

(Must claim all prizes by December 1st)

 I had planned to give out 6 prizes but because this was our first challenge and both the Team and I are so exited by the wonderful reception we received, I have decided to give out a total of 13 prizes, sort of a perfect number for Halloween don't you think. 

If you are a Winner you must contact Chris/CS Designs and claim your prize before December 1st. I am sorry I really have alot going on right now and do not have time to contact everyone this time around. I have set the closing date for claiming your prize to December 1st because I will be adding some new designs to the store between now and December and this will give you time and the opportunity to choose something from among some of my new releases.

Thank you everyone who played in our 1st challenge and for taking the time to leave such lovely comments on our blogs. All you entries were so fantastic and we would have liked to pick them all but unfortunately we couldn’t. Even if you didn’t win this time around we hope you will continue to come and share your wonderful rojects with us as there is always a chance that you might win next time. Besides our Top 3 we have also included 3 Honorable Mentions because the were also chosen as favorites by one or more team members. Thank you for sharing your amazing projects and hope you will come back often and play in our challenges.

Our Top 3 Winners and Honorable Mentions chosen by Our Team

Our Top 3
5  Blackdragon … Our Top Winner  4 designs her choice
9  Creepy Glowbugg … 3 designs of their choice
11 Rocky … 3 designs of their choice

Honorable Mentions (All will receive 1 design of their choice)
3 Julia Vazquez
4 Donna Mundiger
12 Elllis

Those who found the little Boo Ghost on my CS Designs. I was only going to give one prize for this but there were only two people who took the time to find him and figured they both deserved a prize for going through every page of my site. For those that looked and couldn’t find him Boo was visiting Fashion Diva Lulu

Donna Mundiger … 3 designs their choice
Ellis / Eleanor Sandstrom … 3 designs their

Winners chosen from 87 comments left on our blogs during the Hop. 
I listed all the names from everyone’s blogs in the order listed on our Blog Hop then numbered all comments and used Random.Org to choose our 3 winners

From Judy’s blog Michele
From  Lanie’s blog May (Altered Eclectics) 
From My Blog Sammy

Because this was a blog hop event and with additional awards given besides our Top Winner and Top 3, entries below were chosen by Random.Org to give all our wonderful participants a chance to win. All projects were lovely and everyone should know we loved them all.
2 Random Winners from those who played in our 1st challenge.
Will receive 3 designs of their choice by Random.org
 Crafty creations


crafty creations said...

Oh wow I am delighted to have had a mention

Thank you !!

Julia said...

Yikes, very excited!!!! Thanks!

DonnaMundinger said...

Thanks so much for the Honorable mention AND the Finding Boo Prize. xxD

blackdragon said...

Highly honoured...thank you. Chris I shall message you.... sorry I am rather late with everything! xxx