Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Sweet Nothings Stamp Co. Creative Challenge

          Good morning fellow crafters!  I am so excited for you to be joining Sweet Nothings Stamp Co.  and it’s very talented Design Team for our very first Creative Challenge.
          Starting this month, on the 2nd Tuesday of every month we are going to run a Creative Challenge.  Some months the challenge may be a color palette to work with, other months it may be a theme or a layout. Every month will be something new and creative for you to challenge yourself with.  Each month there will be a sweet little prize to be won as well. 

          For the month of June and our very first Creative Challenge, we will be challenging you to create a project with a color palette.  This super fresh palette is great for summer. 

Here is the inspiration for this month:

Here is what I have created to inspire you to challenge your creative side to play along with this contest:

Contest Rules:
  • Contest runs from Tuesday June 12th-Tuesday June 26th (12 pm EST)
  • Challenge: To use the color palette above.
    Colors include:
    cobalt blue, aqua blue, mauvey-dark dusty pink, light peachy pink, and light yellow-ish tan
  • Project must include any Sweet Nothings Stamp Co. digi image.
  • Only one project submission per creative mind please :)
  • One winner will be chosen by voting by the SNSC DT and announced on SNSC Blog as well as on the Facebook Fan Page
  • Must be a subscriber to the SNSC Blog/Facebook Fan Page
  • Must submit project by Linky Tool by clicking the “Click Here to Enter” below

Prize to be won this month:

Have you been eyeing up a couple SNSC digital images to purchase?!?? Well, this month’s prize is TWO, that’s right… TWO yummy Sweet Nothings Stamp Co. digital stamps of your choice!!!
I do hope you love my project.  Be sure to check out the other amazing Sweet Nothings Stamp Co. Design Team member’s blogs for other great ideas.

Sunday, June 3, 2012

MBT "Sketch This" Creative Challenge

Welcome to the MB's Treasurista Creative Challenge for June. This months challenge was a sketch which we were to make a card or a layout with.  Here is the sketch:

What a great sketch to work with! There are so many elements to its gorgeousness! :)

Here's an overview of the rules:


  • Must follow the sketch to make a card or layout
  • Submit project as a "linky" to the MB's Treasurista Blog Creative Challenge post of any designers post
  • Unlimited entry submissions per contestant
  • Follow the MBT blog
  • 1 winner will be selected based on "Like" votes
  • Projects must be uploaded by June 23rd 11:59pm
For some inspiration this is what I created:

The paper stack for this card is the My Minds Eye Stella & Rose Gertie stack. The image is the Birthday Girl a la mode stamp from MFT! (LOVE HER) The doily that is in the background of the card in green card stock is the High Tea Doily from MFT.

MB's Treasurista Goodies Used:

Ivory Satin Pleated Trim
Honeydew Twinery Twine
 Brown Mini Acrylic Flower
Turqouise Acrylic Flower with Stem
Green Acrylic Flower with Stem

What is the prize for winning you ask?!?
A grab bag of MB's Treasurista store goodies!!!

Can't wait to get goodies until you WIN?
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20% off entire store!!!
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Are you ready? Just select the blue "Click Here to Enter" button below the thimbnails and follow the steps to join the party!