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Sunday, October 19, 2014

"First Day of School" Layout

Good morning everyone!
Today I am sharing the layout I created inspired by the  
October Sketch/Color Challenge at Scrap Our Stash

The Challenge:   
Create a layout inspired by the sketch, AND...
(4) or more colors for the 2014 Fall color palette provided.
The only other colors you can use are Black, White and Kraft!

Here is the sketch:
 And here is the color palette:

Here's my take on the challenge:
I was inspired by the colors:
 Royal Blue, Cypress Aurora Red, Misted Yellow and Aluminum

 I combined Bo Bunny's "Pop Quiz" Collection with:
 Simple Stories "Smarty Pants" Collection
(Cypress graph paper, brads, tennis shoe and push pin sticker)
Fancy Pants "Off To School" Collection
(Eyeglasses and Star)
Echo Park " Paper & Glue" 6 x 6 Pad
Numbered patterned paper
Lawn Fawn

I am also entering this layout in the following challenges:

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

October Sketch Challenge and September Winners!!!

Hello there!
It's reveal day for my October Sketch Challenge along with my 
Scrappy Friends Challenges!
Here's this month's sketch:
And...Here are the RULES for this challenge:
• Your layout must be NEW as of October 1, 2014
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky by
October 29th, 11:59 PM (PST) 
• You must include a LINK back to this challenge post when posting your layout on your blog or gallery.

Here is a look at what I created inspired by the sketch and the other 
Scrappy Friends Challenges:
Rochelle's Tic Tac Toe Challenge
3rd Row Diagonal ~ Diecut, Orange, & 4+ Patterned papers
Kelly's Word Challenge Challenge
I used the words, Adorable, Sweet and Friend

Continuing into this month on my stash busting mission, my page was created with a Summer 2010
MME Collection ~ "Alphabet Soup" as well as some old Thickers I found in the bottom of my piles of Thickers.
The prize you are playing for this month is:

Combine my sketch challenge with one or both of the following 
Scrappy Friends Challenges
and you will be automatically entered into our October BONUS Prize Drawing:
And here is the OCTOBER BONUS PRIZE:
You get to choose where you want to shop...ANY ONLINE SCRAPBOOKING STORE or KIT CLUB, OR your choice of one of the following: Michaels, JoAnns, or Hobby Lobby!!!

And now for the SEPTEMBER WINNERS!!!!
Thank you so much to all of you who played along last month! 
Wonderful inspiration and fantastic takes on the sketch as well as the other Scrappy Friends Challenges!

The randomly drawn WINNER of my 
Seotember Sketch Challenge is....
#15 ~ SnazzyJJ


is the winner of the
September Scrappy Friends BONUS PRIZE


SnazzyJJ be sure to comment below and then email me at:
with your mailing address and I will get your prize out to you. 
Please add GCC September Winner in the subject line.

Karrie be sure to comment below or on any of the other Scrappy Friends Blogs then 
email us at:
to claim your gift card.
Please add Septmber Bonus Winner in the subject line.

Thanks to everyone who participated in my September Sketch Challenge and/or any of the other two Scrappy Friends Challenges!
I am looking forward to see all of this month's entries inspired by the sketch!

Enjoy the rest of your day!