Monday, April 1, 2013

Scrappy Friends April Blog Challenge

It's time again for a new sketch challenge and to announce March 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 Recipe Challenge:
You must include hand stitching, use a punch and use mixed alphas.

Here's my layout 
(sorry for the dark photo - it is pouring down with rain and overcast here! I re-shoot when it is brighter!):

I used Pebbles 'Walnut Grove' Collection - my punch is the tab punch, the colors worked perfectly for Rochelle's color combo, I used a butterfly for Kristi's challenge, and the sketch is from Brenda's challenge!
I managed to complete ALL FOUR challenges :-)

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 April 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 April 29th 11:59 pm (PST)

One lucky winner will win this prize:
Imaginisce 'Hippity Hop' embellishments and snag 'em stamps

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 ~ Recipe Challenge
Kristi B ~ Supply Challenge 

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

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

Happy Scrapping :-)


  1. love it girly!!! And I love me some Pebbles! I wonder if I have that collection? lol :)

  2. Beautiful page Kerys! Love everything about this page!

  3. gorgeous layout, love your circular stitching, you have so much patience!

  4. Hi Kerys, here is my entrance for your recipe:

    Tks a lot

  5. Such a cute sample! Here's mine...

  6. What a great challenge Kerys! Here is my take:

  7. wow! nice layout you have here kerys...and here what i made for this challenge hope you like it thanks!

  8. i never stitch with the papers before but this time on this challenge,,i did it and i think i did a good job with it lol...
    and here what i came out with>

  9. I was able to combine 3 of the four - your recipe, Brenda's sketch, and Kristi's flying objects - ha ha.

    Lisa - Scrappy Distractions

  10. Fabulous challenges! Thanks so much!

  11. Woop woop. I'm back! Here's my take on the challenges.

  12. Great challenge!!

  13. Here's mine for this challenge. I used all four challenges issued. My handstitching is the 2 x's on my journaling block, mixed alphas and my heart is a punch. Thanks for a fun challenge!

  14. Loved the challenges this month. I was able to do 3 or the 4. Here is the link to my layout. I'm a new follower and love your blog.

  15. I used all the challenges again, here's my interpretation:

  16. Great challenges!!! Couldnt wait to participate. Here is my take...

  17. I combined all four of the challenges on my layout. Another great month of challenges ladies. Here's the link:

  18. Great challenges this month. I combined all four of the challenges on my layout.

    Here's the link: