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Sunday, January 1, 2012

Happy New Year and A New Challenge!!!

Ten, nine, eight, seven, six, five, four, three, two, yippee!
It's a New Year!

New year..New start..New beginning..and time for my first challenge for the New Year. 

Create a layout using the sketch provided below with your choice of one of these options:
1.  Use the entire sketch and create a double page layout (receive 2 entries into the prize drawing)
2.  Use either the left-side or the right side of the sketch and create a single page layout ( 1 entry into the prize drawing)  - OR -
3.  Create 2 completely different themed layouts, using the left side of the sketch for one and the right-side of the sketch for another layout.  (2 entries into the prize drawing)

  • The title on your layout must include one of the following words:  Happy, New, or Year -OR- the actual year using numbers,  for example:  2011
  • Your layout must be new as of Jan 1, 2012, uploaded to your online gallery, or blog and linked below using Mr Linky no later than Monday, January 30, 2012 ~ 11:00 PM (PST)  *If you do not have an online gallery or a blog, you can email it to me at: msbrags@gmail.com with GCC Jan Blog Challenge in the subject line and post a comment below that you have emailed it to me.
  • You must also be a follower of my blog to be eligible for the prize drawing!
Here is the sketch:
One winner will be selected by Random Number Generator and announced on January 31, 2012
Prize drawing open to US and International participants

and here is the prize you will be playing for:
Echo Parks new Valentine themed collection:
"Yours Truly"
AND.... if you like Prima, hop on over to Rochelle Spear's Blog to find out how to get your name entered into the random prize drawing for this awesome Prima Prize Package:

Looking forward to seeing what you ladies come up with for this challenge. 
Happy Scrapping and Happy New Year!


  1. Beautiful LO and love the goodies. I will be working on this one.

  2. WOW!! Loving all these sketch challenges!! And what a fantastic prize!!! (I've been drooling over this collection all Christmas!!) LOL!! x

  3. Awesome blog candy! I wish I wasn't packing up to move as I'd love to play. They look like fun sketches. good luck everyone!

  4. Think I have just linked my layout correctly!!! Great challenge - thank you x

  5. Kerys it is uploaded correctly and looks great!

    Paula hope the move is going well and there are more challenges coming up so when you get settled just stop by and see what is going on!

    Thanks for your ladies!

  6. Posted mine! Thanks for the inspiration! :)

  7. Fantastic job on the sketch Rochelle! Love how you worked the sketch and the one photo technique! Thanks for participating!

  8. you noticed the photo tech! woohoo!! :) thanks!

  9. Mo, great job with the sketch, thanks for playing!

  10. Rachelle, very pretty layout and nice take on the sketch! Thanks for taking the challenge!

  11. Hi Brenda! Great challenge and prizes!! I'm a new follower!

  12. Hi Rosey and Cheryl...I hope you both get a chance to play. Looking forward to seeing your takes on the sketch!

  13. Hi Brenda, great sketch and prize, I sketched it down hoping to get some scrap time today. I'm a new follower.

    1. Hi Becky looking forward to seeing your take on the sketch!