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Scraptastic Club Blog — April 2013 Challenge

Sketchy Thursday

8 Days a Week April 2013 Challenge Awake My Soul Jana Eubank Melanie Stanczyk Nathalie Leonelli Sketch Sketchy Thursday

 Hi Scraptastic Friends! It's time for April's Sketchy Thursday Challenge! This month, I created a sketch with a column of horizontal photos, accented with circular elements.  First up, is my take on the sketch. I was inspired by a page Carol created earlier in the month to use the striped paper as my background. I used the doilies from the Awake My Soul Add-On kit (hand cut from the Teresa Collins paper) as the circular elements in the sketch. Then I decided to fill in the spaces between each circle with the ticket-shaped blocks hand cut from another sheet of paper from the Add-On Kit. ...

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April challenge #3: Using Paint!

12X12 layout April 2013 Challenge Everyday Is Like Sunday Everything I Am LG Belarmino March 2013 Kit

 Hi! LG here with the 3rd challenge for this month.  Nowadays, creating a scrapbook page doesn't only involve papers, stickers, ribbons and other traditional materials. Now, we see a lot of mixed media added to a layout to give a more personal touch- gesso, modeling paste, acrylic paint, watercolor, crayons to name a few. These gives the scrapbooker the freedom to be more creative and to have extra fun. That being said, my challenge for you this time is to use paint on your layouts. Gather those art supplies hidden from your kids room and use those paints that you...

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Sewing On Your Pages

April 2013 Challenge Awake My Soul Carol Monson Fancy Pants Sewing tutorial

Carol here today, wishing you a happy Monday! In February I made a page with a stitched heart and received several inquiries into how I do that, so I thought it would be the perfect technique to share with you this month. I have the Awake My Soul kit and add on in my hot little hands and knew I wanted to do something with the exclusive die cut included in the main.  My layout started with that in mind.  Once I got the general idea of how I wanted to lay things out I worked on my stitching locations....

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April challenge #2: Numbers!

12X12 layout 8 Days a Week April 2013 Challenge April 2013 Kit Nathalie Leonelli

Good morning! Did you open that April kit yet? I hope you did because I have a challenge for you today! :) My challenge for you is to use numbers on a page, or any type of project, lots of numbers. They can be part of your title, your background, your embellishments... or your journaling like you can see on my page below. Just like I did for February, I decided to summarize my month of March with numbers (this blog même is originally from Julie at Notes on Paper) and to present them "a la Project Life" but directly...

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A special birthday challenge

April 2013 Challenge Birthday Challenge

It's the first Thursday (already!) of April. That means a new challenge. Michelle here today. I would like to interrupt our regular post. Someone has a birthday today!!!! She isn't big into birthday celebrations. But we thought it would be nice to do a little something for her and wish her a Happy Birthday! :) So, the Design Team has made her a card and mailed them to her and emailed them to me, so we could sneak this post up. :)  I thought it would be fun if we could all wish her a Happy Birthday. :) Please help...

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