Friday, February 1, 2013

Scrappy Friends February Blog Challenge

It's time again for a new sketch challenge and to announce January Winners!
As you all know, my scrap buddies and I get together monthly and give you all an individual challenge and a group bonus challenge for 5 chances to win with just 1 layout!  

My Challenge:
 To use a sentence from this piece of WordArt as your title or in your journalling:

Here's my layout:

(sorry - photo coming soon!)

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
  • You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
  • Your traditional (no digital please) layout must be NEW as of Feb. 1st 2013
  • When you upload your layout to your gallery or blog, you must post a link back to my blog.
  • You must add a link to your entry in the comments section below no later than Feb 27thth 11:59 pm (PST)

One lucky winner will win this prize:
Echo Park 'So Happy Together' 6x6 paper pad
Coordinating washi, ribbon and flowers

And as always there is a chance to win this BONUS PRIZE:
Combine or complete at least two of the challenges below and you will be entered into the Bonus Prize Drawing:
Brenda - Sketch Challenge
Rochelle Spears ~ Color Combo
Kerys Sharrock ~ Quote Challenge
Kristi B ~ Stash Challenge 

Can't wait to see what you create!!!

And finally......the winner of my January Blog Challenge is 
(Please email me at with your mailing address)

Happy Scrapping :-)


  1. lovin' the monthly scrappy friends challenge. I get so much enjoyment out of figuring out HOW to get all of them on one page! Can't wait to pick my sentence and get started. :)

  2. Awesome challenge again Kerys! And YIPPEE!!! So excited to WIN!! Thank you! :)

  3. Love this word art! Sums up my PL album :)

  4. Awesome inspiration, Kerys! My daughter got me that exact word art for Christmas and it hangs happily above my scrap desk! I chose the third line from the bottom - "Live for Today" and combined it with Rochelle's colors and Brenda's sketch.

    Lisa - Scrappy Distractions

  5. Cool Challenge...I entered all four LOL and I used Be Happy :o)

    Have a wonderful day!

  6. I entered your and Brenda's

    I hope to be lucky, thank you

  7. I found the perfect quote for my page!
    Great challenge!

  8. Here is mine:

  9. My primary was "Smile Often" but as you'll see I tossed in a couple extras. I also did all four challenges.

  10. I loved all the phrases in the word art. I chose Make time to enjoy the simple things in life. You can see my page here...

    Thanks for the great challenge.

  11. I used "Do what you love" Here is mine

  12. Here is mine:
    Got all 4 on the same L/O!

  13. Here is mine! So glad I got to play along this month. Loved the inspiration!

  14. here is mine- so glad i got it finished xxx

  15. Loved all the blog challenges this month. I combined all four on my layout.

    Here's the link:

  16. This word art was so perfect for my take-the-bull-by-the-horns daughter! I used "Dream Big" in the journaling spot! Thanks for inspiration!

    I used the color combo and sketch, also.

  17. Not sure if I did this right. This is my first time uploading to your blog for a challenge, so I hope it works. I LOVED this challenge. Here is my layout. Again I hope it works.

  18. Thanks for the great challenge. I combined all 4 in one layout. I hope my link works.
    Audrey O.

  19. I loved the word art challenge. I used "Be Creative" and "Tell a Story". I hope my link works.
    Audrey O.