Thursday, February 1, 2018

February Scrappy Friends Challenge

Hello Scrappy Friends! 

It's time for another Paper/Sketch challenge!

Just like the past few years, Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) and I host monthly Scrappy Friends Challenges! 

If you are new to my blog, here's how it works.  If you complete my 
Paper/Sketch Challenge, link your layout below.  If you combined my challenge along with  Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda), post your layout below AND to her blog as well.  You will have a chance to win a prize from me, Brenda's blog AND the Bonus prize below!
That's 3 ways to win with one layout! :) 

Are you ready!:) 

February 2018 Paper/Sketch Challenge:
For this challenge you will need to create a new layout inspired by this sketch AND use paper with hearts on 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 February 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 RAK I'm giving out:

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this Paper/Sketch Challenge
along with 
for a chance to win the bonus prize!!!
Please visit Brenda's Blog for information on her challenge.

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:

Janet G.
You are the winner of the January Paper/Sketch Challenge!
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :)

and...

Carolyn Johnson
Congratulations!
You are the winner for January Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Monday, January 1, 2018

Paper/Sketch Challenge ~ Jan 2018

Happy New Year!

It's a new year and that means another year of new fun scrapbook challenges! 

Just like the past few years, Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) and I host monthly Scrappy Friends Challenges! 

For 2018 I will be hosting the 
 Paper/Sketch Challenge
and  Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) will be hosting
This Month in History Challenge

If you are new to my blog, here's how it works.  If you complete my 
Use your Paper Challenge, link your layout below.  If you combined my challenge along with  Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda), post your layout below AND to her blog as well.  You will have a chance to win a prize from me, Brenda's blog AND the Bonus prize below!
That's 3 ways to win with one layout! :) 

Are you ready!:) 

January 2018 Paper/Sketch Challenge:
For this challenge you will need to create a new layout inspired by this sketch AND use diagonal striped patterned paper on 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 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 RAK I'm giving out:

Here's my layout:
I used pink & white diagonal striped paper from Simple Stories and last years New Years Collection also from Simple Stories.  For Brenda's challenge, I used the the first option which was to scrap a celebration and the layout must have gold on it.  This is my husband and I celebrating New Years and I used gold Nuvo Crystal Drops for small circles and the heart.

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this Paper/Sketch Challenge
along with 
for a chance to win the bonus prize!!!
Please visit Brenda's Blog for information on her challenge.

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 December 2017 winners!!!!


Congratulations to:
Barbara Greenberg
You are the winner of the December Rewind Sketch Challenge!
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :)

Judy W.
Congratulations!
You are the winner for December Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Friday, December 1, 2017

December Rewind Sketch Challenge + November Winners!

Happy December! 
Wowser!!! Can you believe 2017 is almost over!
Lets finish this year out with a fun sketch challenge! 
As you know... all this year I have been alternating different types of challenges with
Grand Diva's Creative Corner (Brenda) and this month I'm hosting the

December Rewind Sketch Challenge:
Is this a fabulous sketch from Emma Stafrace, Page Drafts!

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 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 RAK I'm giving out:

Here's my layout:
I used product from The ScrapRoom December's Flavors of the Month Kit (available here), along with some embellishments from my personal stash (flowers, wood, trees) to create my layout. I also combined my rewind sketch challenge with Brenda's Christmas Cartoon Challenge (see below). The 3 things from the cartoon that inspired me was - the Christmas trees, Reindeer and the color red. 

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine my Rewind Sketch Challenge with
Create a layout inspired by the cartoon. You are to use (3) things in the cartoon as inspiration.
for a chance to win the bonus prize!!!
Please visit Brenda's Blog for information on her challenge.

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 November 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Lyne Blodgett
Congratulations!
You are the winner of the November Word Art Challenge!
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :)

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

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

November Word Art Inspiration Challenge

Hello! 
Time for another 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 the

November Word Art Inspiration Challenge:

For this challenge you will need to create a new layout inspired by the Word Art above.  Please make sure you let us know what exactly inspired your layout - words, color, theme, etc.
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 November 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 product from The ScrapRoom to create my layout. I also combined my challenge with Brenda's Rewind Sketch Challenge (see below).

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this Word Art Inspiration 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 October 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Sandi Pressley
Congratulations!
You are the winner of the October Rewind SketchChallenge!
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :)

Jenessa Franco
Congratulations!
You are the winner for October Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Sunday, October 1, 2017

October Rewind Sketch Challenge + Sept Winners!

Hello! 
Time for another 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 the

October Rewind Sketch Challenge: 
For this challenge you will need to create a new layout based on this sketch by Susan Strignfellow from sketchsavvy.blogspot.com.
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 October 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:
10 sheets of Pebbles Woodland Forest & coordinating mixed embellishments.

Here's my layout:
I used product from The ScrapRoom to create my layout. I also combined my challenge with Brenda's Challenge (see below).

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this October 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 September 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

LisaM.
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the September Back to School Challenge!
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :)

Shannon Blinn
Congratulations! You are the winner for September Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Friday, September 1, 2017

September Scrappy Friends Challenge + August Winners!

Hello! 
Time for another 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 the

September Back to School Challenge: 

For this challenge you will need to create a new layout with at least 3+ school themed embellishments. 
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 September 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:
(7) PhotoPlay Real Genius Papers, (2) Kraft Cardstock and (1) 12x12 Sticker Sheet

Here's my layout:
I combined my Rewind Sketch Challenge along with Brenda's Rewind Sketch Challenge to create my layout.

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this September 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 August 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

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

and …

Lyne B.
Congratulations! You are the winner for August Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

August Rewind Sketch Challenge

Hello! 
Time for another 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 the

August Rewind Sketch Challenge: 
This "rewind" sketch is from Me! :) I created this sketch back in 2012!

For this challenge you will need to create a new layout based on this colors. 
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 August 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 combined my Rewind Sketch Challenge along with Brenda's Wacky Holiday Challenge to create my layout.

BONUS CHALLENGE:
Combine this August 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 July 2017 winners!!!!

Congratulations to:

Wendy Crowe
Congratulations!  You are the winner of the July Color Combo challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

Sandy Ross
Congratulations! You are the winner for July Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge!