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Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Challenge 1- Monogram It!

Welcome to our weekly Tuesday Challenge! Tuesday's challenges will always be a spin off of Monday's Feature! If you didn't get a chance to read it, do!
Today's Challenge:
CREATE A LAYOUT/CARD/PROJECT USING A MONOGRAM!
Now, if you have the products listed in Monday's feature, USE THEM! If not, join in anyways and use what you have! You have until 7 pm on Saturday night to upload your projects to Mr. Linky. Winners will be announced on Sunday in the Sunday Buzz post! There just might be a fab prize for the winner!
**Remember to post a DIRECT LINK to your project from your blog or gallery.
Also- post about this challenge on your blog and help us spread the word!

Now, some examples from the DT!
Sammye Jo (ME:)
Recipe: Deluxe Curlz Set (Just Rite Stampers), Cuttlebug Embossing Folders (ProvoCraft), Adhesive- Glue GliderPro,(All above available at DCRU!) Cardstock- Kiwi Kiss, Soft Suede, Dusty Durango (Stampin' Up), Other- Ribbon Ink-Soft Suede(Stampin' Up)
Jessica-
Recipe:
Gwen
Recipe: Quickutz: Epic, Squeeze. Tulip Die, CC Dies: Nesting Flowers
Copic Caio Markers: Black, Dark Brown and Honey (All from DCRU...Keep an eye out for Claudia's great Copic specials...one may be coming very soon.)
Xyron Model 150 and adhesive (Coming soon to DCRU) 3-D Adhesive Squares
Zots Adhesive dots 3/16”

Diane
Recipe: I used this great apple cardstock from DCWV the Sweet Stack available from Die Cuts R Us to make my Monogram card. I also used Green Galore, Pixie Pink, and Apricot Appeal that I cut with my Spellbinders Petite Ovals I just bought from Die Cuts R Us. The Monogram T was cut on my Cricut using the Plantin Schoolbook in a 1 3/4 size cut, on the 1st cut and on the shadow. (available with Cricut at Die Cuts R Us) I added a little bling with some pink glitter and I cut one of the apples from the DCWV card stock and I used some of the Crystal Effects. When the apple dried, I touched it with some real red ink and added a bow.

Carole

Recipe: The card base is the Doily Cut at 5 inches from the Wild Card Cricut cartridge. The three white stacks are Nesties and all have been embossed through the Cuttlebug Embossing Folder/Swiss Dots. The initial C and tulip flower are from Cricut Storybook, A ribbon and jewels have been added for additional embellishments.

Amber

Recipe:

Cara

Recipe: From the Downtown Collection-Coney Island and Gramercy Park Double Sided Paper from DCRU; Flowers and Acrylic Jewels-Prima; Scallop Square Punch-Fiskars; Stampin' Up grosgrain ribbon, Purely Pomegranate ink, Round Scallop Punch and rub-on; Cricut Expression with Accent Essentials Cartridge for 4" Circle; Just Rite Stampers -Damask Monogram Kit from DCRU.

NOW, Let's see your monogrammed projects!


12 comments:

Gwen said...

Hey ladies! The DT examples look very nice! Can't wait to see all of the wonderful entries...Good luck to everyone who enters and have fun with it!

Smiles!
Gwen (DCRU DT)

Amber said...

Love all the beautiful creations!!! Can't wait to see what everyone makes!
Hugs
Amber (DCRU DT)

Cara said...

Terrific examples! Look forward to seeing the other postings!
Cara (DCRU DT)

CelticWoman said...

Hats off to the monograms, they are all GREAT. Sandi

1CardCreator said...

Wow, you all out did yourselves. The examples look great!

Claudia @ Die Cuts R Us said...

Ladies,
These creations are beautiful! Love them all!

LORi said...

Great Stuff Girls!! Congrats!!
I loved this challenge as I love Monograms!!! Thanks for the fun!!

Hugs~ LORi BOYD

Yvette said...

Oh wow! These are all great! Thanks for all the inspiration!

Stephanie *SP Diva* said...

Great examples ladies! Can't wait to do this challenge!

DonnaMundinger said...

What a fun Challenge! So happy to have found your site. Great DT. xxD

Yvette said...

Ok girlies... I've taken my very first plunge! :) Best wishes to all!

Stephanie *SP Diva* said...

Love the Monograms Challenge and the is a great one to try! Thanks so much!

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