Tuesday, April 7, 2009

6 of 6 Challenge...

I was the runner up in the Scrap Idol contest!
For the last challenge we had to create a layout using 6 items each of 6 different elements. Your background paper and pictures were free. Your layout must also include 6 random journaling spots. You may ONLY use these items.
The 6 random journaling spots really gave me a hard time. Here is what I finally came up with.
I used
1. 6 pattern papers
2. 6 die cuts - double layered butterflies (the butterfly at the top doesn't count, it is journaling) and the top note die cut under the title
3. 6 straight pins for the butterfly bodies
4. 6 pieces of ribbon
5. 6 brads
6. 6 pieces of chipboard - the title plus the heart
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6 journaling
1. strip journaling
2. around title
3. hidden tag on right side behind pic
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4. at the bottom beside the red brads
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5. on the left side in the circle
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6. and my favorite that I came up with...the butterfly at the top. I wrote "Jordan, you make my heart happy." over and over then cut it out with the big shot.
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Even though I didn't win first place it was fun. I really enjoyed the challenges and I always need a push to get scrapbooking.

9 comments:

The Walker Family said...

I would really like to see the winner's layout and let me be the judge!

stamprgrl said...

I can't believe you didn't win with this LO... 'cause it's amazing!

-- dalis

Amy said...

You should have won. Great page.

Kimmy said...

I love the fresh colors you always choose. :) I can't believe you didn't win as well! At least you got a bunch of great pages from it, right?!

Q Crew said...

I love this page, and I must say you are still my Scrap Idol! I think you should have won!

Julia said...

Great page Rachel!!! you rocked that contest!!!

Kim Mayfield said...

Great page... as usual! I love the hidden tag. What a clever idea!

Jayne said...

That is SUCH a cute layout! I just love all your work Rachel!

Stacey said...

Your layouts are AMAZING!!! I can't believe you didn't win first place!! You should have had it in the bag!!!! Beautiful and inspiring work, Rachel!!!! Thanks for the inspiration! (Think I could use anymore exclamations??!!!!)

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