Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Mid-Week Challenge Spotlight

This week we're sharing the Tuesday Tutorials,Tips and Techniques challenge by Design Team Member Colleen.  Here's what she shared -

"This is probably not new to some of you but I had so much fun with this card.  I used dies to cut out the leaf shapes and then inked around the inside of the cutout leaf.  I used different colored leaves to inset into the shapes I just cut out.  I also inked around the leaves before I adhered them down.  So I would like to see you use both a positive and negative shape."

And here's her beautiful example!
Show us what you created with this challenge by sharing it on the Creative Inspiration Forum.

Happy Scrapping and Happy Cardmaking!

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Sunday Card Sketch and Monday Layout Sketch

Hi everyone!  Did you enjoy World Cardmaking Day?  I know there were a LOT of places celebrating and giving prizes.  Hope you had fun with our challenges!

Today we're sharing the Sunday card sketch for October 15.  Here's the sketch by Bev Code.
And here's Design Team Member Annie's version of the sketch...
 And here's Bev's wonderful layout sketch for Monday, October 16.
And this is Design Team member Brenda's version of the sketch.
And to give you a heads up for upcoming holiday events...  We will have a 12 Days of Christmas celebration from December 1 - 12 as well as our monthly Mini Crop from the 15th through the 24th!  The challenges will be easy so you can finish all those gifts and tags and cards and layouts with ease!  We will also have our October mini crop from the 21st through the 30th, and the November mini crop from the18th through the 27th! So be sure to come join us for those fun challenges!  And remember that we have daily challenges every day up to the beginning of the mini crops so there's a challenge for almost every day of every month!  LOTS to inspire and challenge you!

Hope you enjoyed these sketches and projects!  Be sure to come to the Creative Inspiration forum and play along!

Wednesday, October 4, 2017


Mark your calendars and join us for games and card challenges for our 
World Card Making Day celebrations Oct 7 - 10th. 
Here is the link to join and play along ... fun prizes too.


Tuesday, October 3, 2017

October 1 Card and October 2 Layout Sketches

Hello!  Did you see the latest Creative Inspiration E-Zine???  OMG it's better than all the rest!!!  The projects, cards and layouts have inspiration for every level and style of scrapping!  So if you haven't already seen it, scroll down to the post just before this one and check it out!  Be sure to put it on full screen!  :)

So today I'm combining the Sunday Card and Monday Layout sketch posts.  First up is Bev's amazing card sketch.  Can we just print it and mail it?!  LOL!

And here's Colleen's amazing version as inspiration!

Next is Bev's fabulous layout sketch.  I just LOVE big circles!

I tried really hard to choose one of the DT members' versions to share here but I just couldn't choose!  So here's the link to the forum section where you can see them all for yourselves!  October 2 LO Sketch Link.

We hope you'll join us in the forum to share your projects with us!  Happy Scrapping!

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Creative Inspiration Magazine Issue #19 October 2017

Creative Inspiration Magazine Issue #19 October 2017 is live for your viewing.
Please open to full screen for the best viewing of the amazing stunning and talented projects from people around the world.
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