Sunday, June 17, 2012

YAY!! OUAS DT & Berry71Bleu Mini Challenge

Hi Girls,
With all the hectic preparation of the Papercraft and Scrapbook Expo and getting back into all the catch up once it was over, I totally forgot to post about my exciting news... I made the DT at Once Upon a Sketch.. YAY!!... so excited. Thanks so much to Nadia for allowing me to be part of such an amazing lineup of super talented ladies!!  Here is the new DT lineup.  Pop on over to OUAS for links to their amazing blogs or check them out on my sidebar.

Nadia Cannizzo (Aust)
Jeni O'Connor (Aust/Canada)
Georgia Heald (Aust)
Patti Hamil (USA)
Eila Sandberg (Sweden)
Efi Stamatelli (Greece)
Erin Blegen (USA
Kelly Foster (USA)
Romy Veul (The Netherlands)
Jolaine Frias (USA)
Vicki Alberto (Canada)
Luzma Bruna (Chile)
Mona Pendleton (USA)
Solange Marques (Brazil)
Anna Zaprzelska, Brises (Poland)
Evgenia Petzer (South Africa)
Renata Moni (Brazil)
Elena Stefanidou (Greece)
Melenia Agapides (Greece)
Tina Walker (USA)
Kim Jeffress (Aust)
Florence Teixeira (France)
Helena Virpi (Italy)
Hilde Aaslund (Norway)
Kay Fatula (USA)
Camilla Ekman (Sweden)
Svetlana Austin (South Africa)
Berry Blue Mini Challenge
 Marivic is hosting this month's mini challenge over at Berry71Bleu. Our sponsor this
month,  Wycinanka, has generously provided the winner a package of gorgeous chipboards.

For this month's challenge, we will use chipboards on our projects...

 Paint, mist, glitter, distress, decoupage, stamp, emboss....doesn't matter how you do it,
just as long as you use chipboard on your project. It could be a LO, altered art, OTP,
home decor, card, tags, or any way you can creatively use chipboards.

 Here is the awesome prize up for grabs..

Here are the rules to follow in joining the challenge:

As always there are a few basic rules to follow:-

1. You are allowed to make a card, layout or altered/off the page
project as long as you follow the challenge specifications.
2. Projects must be linked up to our linky tool in the
sidebar, using the URL of the ACTUAL POST not your entire blog.
3. You may submit as many entries as you like for each challenge
and combine your entry with up to 2 other challenges.
4. It is required that you mention in your blog post that you are playing
along at Berry 71 Bleu TOGETHER with a link back to our blog.
5. All entries must be received by MIDNIGHT EST on the
last day of the month the challenge was posted.
6. Entries to be submitted via the linky tool at the top of the sidebar ONLY,
not by e mail and not by linking up in the comments section please.

Information about our Challenges:-
1. Berry71Bleu Challenges are open to anyone, anywhere in the world.
2. Our Design Team do their best to comment on all entries,
you can make their job easier by turning OFF your word verification
Try it and if spam is a problem you can always enable comment moderation.
3. Challenges are held monthly and each month TWO winners are chosen
One winner is chosen by our design team, who all vote for the project
they consider to be the best, while another winner ischosen by random draw.
4. Challenge winners will always be announced within a week of the challenge closing and
winners are then required contact our Sponsor Co-ordinator, Agnieszka.
5. Prizes not claimed within 2 weeks of the challenge closing will be forfeited.
6.  The Merit winner will have an image of their project featured in the winners post,
together with a link back to the homepage of their blog.
7.  Merit winners will be awarded a Winner's Badge to post on their blog
- full bragging rights included!

This challenge ends midnight of 7/1/12.  Can't wait to see your creations.

Cathy :))


  1. Well done Cathy, your name fits right in with all those talented scrappers!! enjoy your time there!!

  2. Congrats. Definitely a team full of amazing talent!

  3. Yay Cathy. Super excited for you. Enjoy!

  4. congrats, i am excited for you, great lineup of talented ladies :)