Monday, May 1, 2017

May 1-2-3 Challenge & April Winners Announced!

Happy Monday!! 
How about a new challenge? 
As you know... this year I will be alternating different types of challenges with
Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) and this month I'm hosting 

SCRAPPY FRIEND'S
1-2-3 Challenge 

For this challenge you will need to create a new layout and you must include:
(1) Fussy Cut Item,  use (2) different border punches and only (3) patterned papers. You are allowed to add anything else you would like to create your layout. 

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) 
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by May 29th 11:59 pm (PST) 
• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's the prize I will be giving out:
Pebbles Sunshiny Days 6x6 Paper Pad

Here's my layout:
I fussy cut the Apple, used 2 border punches and 3 patterned paper along with using Brenda's Sketch.
 I encourage you to combine both challenges too!

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this May's 1-2-3 Challenge with 

for a chance to win the bonus prize!!! 
** See challenge for details

Here's the BONUS PRIZE:


Now it's your turn!!  Let's see your layout by linking below!
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Time to announce the April 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Super Stick Chick
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the April Bingo challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

Kelly Massman
Congratulations! You are the winner for April Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Saturday, April 1, 2017

April Rewind Sketch Challenge & Winners Announced!

Hello!! 
It's time for a new challenge! 
As you know... this year I will be alternating different types of challenges with
Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) and this month I'm hosting 

SCRAPPY FRIEND'S
APRIL REWIND SKETCH CHALLENGE
using a sketch from 
For this challenge you will need to create a 
NEW LAYOUT inspired by this sketch. 

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) 
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by April 29th 11:59 pm (PST) 
• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's the prize I will be giving out:
(5) American Crafts Shimelle's Go Now Go patterned papers, (4) Cardstocks and a mixture of embellishments.

Here's my layout:
I combined my challenge with Brenda's challenge and I encourage you to combine the challenges too!

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this April Rewind Sketch Challenge with 

for a chance to win the bonus prize!!! 
** See challenge for details

Here's the BONUS PRIZE:


Now it's your turn!!  Let's see your layout by linking below!
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Time to announce the March 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Stacy Harper-Watson
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the March Bingo challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

Natsuko
Congratulations! You are the winner for March Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Kit Layout Inspiration #2

Good Morning! 

Another quick post to share my layouts created with the



and from the 

 Here's a look at the 
(2) page kits in (1) monthly kit!
You can easily make 4+ layouts with this kit. 
The best thing about this kit is that you will get the 
A VARIETY OF THE 
LATEST AND GREATEST PRODUCTS!!

$15.00 ~ Member Price + Shipping
$17.00 ~ Non-Member Price + Shipping

Check out the March Doubleshot kit on 

Have a great day! :) 


Saturday, March 18, 2017

Kit Layout Inspiration!

Hello!

Just a quick post to share my layouts created with the



Here's 2 layouts I created using the Echo Park Page Kit: 
 


And a double page layout I created using the PhotoPlay Page kit:


 Here's a look at the 

(4) page kits in (1) monthly kit!
You can easily make 8+ layouts with this kit. 
The best thing about this kit is that you will get the 
A VARIETY OF THE 
LATEST AND GREATEST PRODUCTS!!

$23.95 ~ Member Price + Shipping
$27.00 ~ Non-Member Price + Shipping

Check out the March kit on 

Have a great day! :) 



Wednesday, March 1, 2017

March Scrappy Friends Challenge - Bingo

Hello...
Its' time for a new challenge! 
As you know... this year I will be alternating different types of challenges with
Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) and this month I'm hosting 

SCRAPPY FRIEND'S
MARCH BINGO CHALLENGE

For this challenge you will need to pick items in a 
row, column or diagonal from the Bingo card above and add each item to your layout.
When posting your layout, please include what items you used in your write up.

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) 
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by March 29th 11:59 pm (PST) 
• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's the prize I will be giving out:
6 Patterned Paper (2 sheets of 3 designs) of American Crafts Better Together collection, 5 Carstocks (2 white,  2 red, 1 white) and mixed embellishments.

Here's my layout:
For my layout, I used the "O" column - tag, 3+ Patterned Paper, cork (chevrons), Gold (enamel dots/shapes), and Circle (yellow sticker). I also used the March Rewind Challenge hosted by Brenda Ragsdale. 

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this March Bingo Challenge with
for a chance to win the bonus prize!!! 
** See challenge for details

Here's the BONUS PRIZE:


Now it's your turn!!  Let's see your layout by linking below!
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Time to announce the February 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Cynthia B.
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the February Rewind Sketch challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

Alicia O'Bryant
Congratulations! You are the winner for February Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Feb. Rewind Sketch Challenge & Jan. Winner's Announced!

Hello and Happy Hump Day! :) 

Its' time for a new challenge! 
As you know... this year I will be alternating different types of challenges with
Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) and this month I'm hosting 

SCRAPPY FRIEND'S
FEBRUARY REWIND SKETCH CHALLENGE
using 
For this challenge you will need to create a 
NEW LAYOUT inspired by this sketch. 

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) 
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by February 28th 11:59 pm (PST) 
• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's the prize I will be giving out:

Here's my layout:
 It was my birthday yesterday and the first thing I did was scrap my morning photos! ;) 
Here's some close ups:

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this Feb. Rewind Sketch Challenge with
for a chance to win the bonus prize!!! 
** See challenge for details

Here's the BONUS PRIZE:


Now it's your turn!!  Let's see your layout by linking below!
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Time to announce the January 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Deanne Deaton
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the January Photo Inpsiration challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

Lisa M.
Congratulations! You are the winner for January Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Sunday, January 1, 2017

January 2017 Scrappy Friends Challenge

Hello and Happy New Year! :) 

Well it's a new year and that means new fun challenges coming all year long! :)
This year Brenda and I will take turns hosting Sketch challenges with a variety of different types of challenges to help keep you motivated and inspired to document your memories! 

Lets begin! 

So for January, I'm hosting a 

For this challenge you will need to create a NEW LAYOUT inspired by this photo.   You can use color, shape, items... whatever it is that inspires you.  Please mention on your blog post which items you used. :) 

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) following the criteria above
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by January 29th 11:59 pm (PST) 
• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's the prize I will be giving out:

Here's my layout:
I used the colors from the photo for my inspiration.  I also combined my layout with Brenda's Rewind Sketch challenge... which I encouraged you to do too for a chance to win the bonus prize!!

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine the January Photo Inspired Challenge with Brenda's Rewind Sketch below:

Here's the BONUS PRIZE:

Okay! Now it's time for you to start creating! I can't wait to see! :)
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Time to announce the December 2016 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Cheryl E.
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the December This or That challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

Rainny
Congratulations! You are the winner for December Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Thursday, December 1, 2016

December This or That Challenge + November Winners!

Can you believe it's December already?  

Well here's the last This or That challenge!
Next year I will be hosting different challenge(s) to keep scrapbooking exciting and fresh! :) 

Here's the December This Or That challenge:

My challenge for you is to create a NEW LAYOUT and use EITHER RHINESTONES OR GLITTER Either one, but not BOTH.  Please mention on your blog post which items you used. :) 

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) following the criteria above
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by December 29th 11:59 pm (PST) 
• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's the prize I will be giving out:

Here's my layout:
*** Coming Soon ***

As always, you are encouraged to combine this challenge with Brenda Ragsdale's sketch 
for a chance to win the bonus prize!!

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine the October This or That challenge with Brenda's sketch below:



Here's the BONUS PRIZE:

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

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Time to announce the NOVEMBER winners!!!!

Congratulations to:
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the November This or That challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

Tracee
Congratulations! You are the winner for November Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

May 1-2-3 Challenge & April Winners Announced!

Happy Monday!!  How about a new challenge?  As you know... this year I will be alternating different types of challenges with Grand D...