Saturday, January 7, 2012

Top Ten Crop Challenge 1

this crop is all about 10. top 10 lists, the number 10 and i have created a challenge in 10 steps. follow these 10 steps and create your layout. each and every one of you will create something different! are you up for it. i'll show you my layout by the end of the week but i will give you a few sneak peeks! the prize up for grabs is: an MME Prize Pack.

deadline: january 14th 12 noon PST.
add your layouts to the thread on the forum: HERE

cardstock 12*12 (edit: or other if you scrap another size!)
3 different patterned papers
a tag or journalling card.
ribbon (edit: place where you like)
a chipboard embellishment (edit: place where you like)
a sticker
banners (ready made or you can make them yourself)
thickers / alphabet
border punch
pen for journalling
photo (no larger than 4''*3'')

Step 1:in patterned paper (pp) 1 cut out two small strips measuring 12''* ¼'' and adhere to 2 of the four borders (you choose!!)
Step 2: in pp 2 cut out two other small strips measuring 12''* ¼'' and adhere to 2 of the 4 borders (you choose!!)
Step 3: in pp 3 : cut out a rectangle measuring 5''*3.5'', place on your cardstock (don't stick it down just yet).
Step 4: add your journalling card / tag to the rectangle.
Step 5: cut out 2 strips of pp (which ever you like) size: 3.5''*1'' (you can use your border punch on them!) and add them by slipping them underneath the rectangle. You can glue everything down now!
Step 6: place your photo on the cluster element rectangle-journalling card/tag-border strips.
Step 7: add your banners (I made three tiny ones)
Step 8: add your sticker
Step 9: add your flowers
Step 10: add your title

the only additional things you may add are: journalling and mists/inks!

have fun and can't wait to see what you create! here are some sneak peeks of my layout!

happy creating!