Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Monday, November 21, 2011

Scrapbook Steals - Opal #7

This week's challenge was a toughie! 11 PHOTOS!!!
Here is the sketch:
Here is my take on it:

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Scrapbook Steals - Opal #6

So onto this weeks Opal challenge! Here is the sketch:
And here is my take on it - I rotated it 90 degrees anti-clockwise.

It was SO nice to actually have my son dress up this year - he normally refuses! He HATES dressing up!

Scrapbook Steals - Opal #5

Ok - so I've definitely lost the plot! Another one I thought I'd posted!!!!
Here is the sketch:
and here is my take on it:
One of my all time favorite photos!! :-)

CC Greetings "Snow globe card" Stitchy Bear Sponsored challenge

Another challenge I am running over on Colorful Creations is this:

Welcome ladies to our CC Greetings challenge for the month of November sponsored by Stitchy Bear stamps.
The randomly selected winner will receive a $10 gift certificate to choose any Stitchy Bear stamps from their online store.

Create a winter/Christmas themed 'snow globe' card.
Here is the link to the tutorial:
You must use a Stitchy Bear image.
You must also use glitter/bling.

You card must be new as of November 5th, 2011 and cannot be combined with any other CC challenge. 
All entries must be uploaded to this event and to our gallery, no later than November 30, 2011  11:45 PM (EST)to be eligible for the prize drawing. 
Here is my example:
Check out the site to see more great examples and enter the competition! :-)

Inspired By - A fortune cookie!

Sorry - I know I am late posting my latest challenge over on Colorful Creations - I don't know what I was thinking! I thought I had already posted it!!! Here it is:

This month's challenge is Inspired By a FORTUNE COOKIE! Remember - this challenge will run for the entire month of November - lots of time for you all to get creative!! The fortune reads "Sunday is a good day for relaxing"!
The Challenge: 
Complete a layout (traditional or digi) using this quote for inspiration.
The quote MUST be part of your journalling or your title.
Here is my example:
Your layout must be new as of November 1st, 2011 and cannot be combined with any other CC challenges.
To be entered into the monthly prize drawing, you must follow all of the challenge rules to complete a traditional or digi layout.
ALL entries (US, Canada & International) are playing to win this prize:
Have fun and happy scrapping! :-)

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Scrapbook Steals - Monday Card Madness #57

There wasn't a sketch this week, but the theme was holiday or winter cards. Here is mine:

I made a box card and used Echo Park's 'Season's Greetings' collection.

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Scrapbook Steals - Monday Card Madness #56

So I needed to make a birthday card for a friend - and what better way to do it than to use a sketch and enter it into a challenge too!!! This sketch is from the fabulous Scrapbook steals blog:
And this is my card! (One of her favorite phrases!!)
The stamp is a digi from Bugaboo stamps which I colored with prismacolor pencils.