Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Peachy Keen Stamps Challenge

Hello, today we have a brand new Peachy Keen Stampschallenge! It's filled with fabulous fall colors!! We hope you come join in on the fun!!
Here’s how the challenge works. We’ve taken two of our most popular challenges, the color challenge and photo inspiration challenge and combined them. (PLEASE NOTE that just for fun, in future challenges we may change this up.) We’ll you can use the photo, color palette, or any combination for endless opportunities in your creative process. Just decide what part of the challenge inspires you and create whatever you’d like. Card, home decor, scrapbook layout, WHATEVER. It’s totally up to you. Please remember that you DON’T HAVE to use Peachy Keen Stamps to play along with our challenge, but we love it when you do!
Here are the challenge photos for you to draw inspiration from, with challenge details to follow.
I was inspired to create a home decor' piece using the ever so cute PK-141 Lil' Tweets Thanksgiving stamp set.

I purchased this rustic 5x7 frame on clearance from Michael's and knew I wanted to create a great Thanksgiving project with it. 

I stamped and paper pieced both of the turkeys with scraps I had lying around. I colored each one with Copic Markers and added white gel pen accents. I also chalked their cheeks with Inkadinkado chalk ink.

I stamped the sweet little prayer on to a label die cut from My Creative Time. I added brown ribbon to the base and gold sequins to the label. Both were from my stash.

I then used an EK Success corner punch and more gold sequins to embellish the corners of the pattern paper.

The daisy is from a Spellbinder's die. I cut out each petal and inked it with Memento: Dandelion ink. Then I added a small sequin to the center to match the picture.

The leaves were cut from a My Creative Time die and inked with coordinating Memento inks.



Well that's my project!! A super cute home decor' project that will brighten someone's home on the upcoming turkey day next month.


Guidelines:
  • Designs must be new and created for this challenge, AND only 1 entry per person is allowed for challenges.
  • Create the project of your choice using the sketch above, the photo above, or the color palette included with the photo as your inspiration. The colors are only suggested, so feel free to use them or not. Just choose what inspires YOU and create away, but please DO let us in on your creative process!
  • Link up by 11/13/2014 at 10:59 p.m. CDT using the Linky Widget page, which can be found in the link at the bottom of this post.
  • You do not need our stamps to play along with our challenges, but we love it when you DO use your Peachy Keen Stamps! Any submissions that do not follow the guidelines as listed will be removed without notice.

PRIZE INFORMATION!
We will randomly select one winner from ALL of the entries in this challenge to receive a $25 Gift Certificate to Peachy Keen Stamps! How fun would that be to have a little extra cash to do some peachy shopping?!!! Would you like to have an extra chance to win that prize? Simply share our challenge with your friends and for every one of your friends who submits an entry, we’ll give you another chance at the prize. The more of your friends that play, the more chances you have to win!! Just leave a comment here with your friend’s name and the number of their challenge entry. Easy peasy!!
Thank you so much for stopping by and I can't wait to see what you all come up with!! Have a wonderful crafty day!!


3 comments:

  1. Oh my Emily ~ this is just GORGEOUS! I LOVE the sentiment and the CUTE little turkeys!!! Oh the frame and background paper is AWESOME too! I will take this project too!!! FAB job!

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  2. how pretty! I love that prayer - it was the first one i learned and both of my kiddies!

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