Friday, August 29, 2008
This sketch was designed especially for my very first winner of the So Sketchy Subscriber Monthly contest, Deanna Woodland!
by Deanna Woodland
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Thursday, August 28, 2008
I love thinking outside the box so I thought I'd challenge the card Sistas with shaped cards. So here's a hexagon shape for you!
I just love the gorgeous plaid paper Alli used as her background paper! Gorgeous layered details and she even has am acrylic circle shape encircling her flower and greeting! So pretty indeed!
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Just a reminder.....
For the monthly contest, please email your submissions to:
Please reduce the size of your image to below 150kB.
Please include your name and title of your creation.
Please identify what sketch number(s) from THIS month (August) you used for your creations.
DUE DATE: All creations are due by the 4th of the following month. (ie: August sketches due September 4.)
If you have won in the last 3 months, you are ineligible for this month's prize.
All eligible sketches will be displayed in the Slide component on the sites right hand side.
For August, you could win.....
- a copy of the So Sketchy Subscriber - Issue #4
- a small RAK with more scrappy goodies!
Get your entries in now! Good luck!!
Monday, August 25, 2008
Sunday, August 24, 2008
I just love this page by Savitri! I love her take on the large frame on the sketch; she used a simple line of stitching instead. Beautiful page indeed!
Saturday, August 23, 2008
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Thursday, August 21, 2008
Lucky and Blessed
I love all the horizontal elements on Kristii's page. It's filled with some bright and wonderful girlie colours to match her subjecy. Great page Kristii!
Tuesday, August 19, 2008
4th of July
I love that Jana has incorperated the colour palette of the 4th of July into her beautiful page. I love that she's even pulled in the soft and subtle red and white lined paper to mimic the US flag. Just gorgeous Jana!
Monday, August 18, 2008
So Lovely to Me
I love that Wendy made this sketch her own by replacing the journaling block with another photo! I love her scalloped cardstock base with the pop of pink along the edges! Fabulous page Wendy!
Sunday, August 17, 2008
Reaching For the Stars Card
I just love that Jess found a perfect sentiment to put on her card: "Reaching for the Stars, we find our greatest self." If you look closely, she has added some pretty pearls and some delicate patterned papers. Great star card Jess!!
Saturday, August 16, 2008
I love that Virginie has rotated this sketch to suit the needs of her photo. The pop of her orange title makes it stand out against her photo and back ground! Fabulous page Virginie!
Thursday, August 14, 2008
I love the colour scheme of Jen's card! Super cute elements for one single line of paper make a project look unified and beautiful! Great job Jen!
Remember... if you create any project using the sketches from August, both page or card sketches, send me a photo and I'll put your creation in the August gallery and you'll have a chance to win a copy of the So Sketchy Subscriber and a small prize!
Can't wait to see your creations!
Tuesday, August 12, 2008
I just wanted to share with you the message that Christine sent me with her page....
I was really inspired by a talk that I had with my daughter about inner beauty and self-worth the morning that I created the layout. Just a note: this page is inspired by a song by Mandisa called "True Beauty". The journaling on the page are some of the lyrics of the song:
Doesn't come in a bottle, doesn't come in a box
You can't spray it on, you can't wash it off
You can't nip and tuck, you can't sew it up
So don't waste your time
It's the love in your heart, the peace in your soul
The hope in your smile lets the whole world know
This little light - you gotta let it shine
What's inside of you
What's inside of me
The hands that made the moon and stars
The mountains and the seas
He made you wonderful, beautiful, marvelously
Let the whole world see your
Thanks Christine for sharing a little of you and your family with us!
Monday, August 11, 2008
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Saturday, August 9, 2008
The RAK winner from this post here is....
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Timestamp: 2008-08-09 16:36:37 UTCCongrats to..... TEJAL!!!!
And now on to the Bring a Smile to a Child Contest.....
Here are all the entries I received....
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Timestamp: 2008-08-09 16:47:31 UTC
Congrats goes to....
For both winners, Tejal and Fleur..... please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org with your mailing details!!! Congrats ladies!!!
Thursday, August 7, 2008
I just love all the added eye candy Kristii has on this layout. Did you spy the butterfly with the ribbon body? How creative is that!!!
Who can resist those sweet little faces?? I love those cute little tickets too... some embellies after my own heart! Great page Savitri!
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Wednesday, August 6, 2008
Freakin' gorgeous! I love the bright blues and the pop of all the citrus and lime colours on top! Fabulous page Christine!
I just love all the glorious layers on Jana's page! Did you see that she even included some interesting material along the edge??? Very cool!
I just love the chocolate brown back ground with all that sweet girlie pink and a splash of green! Super, duper sweet and girlie Wendy!!
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