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Monday, October 7, 2013

Week #187 - 'Sketch This'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week Lesley is our creative host and she has chosen the theme of 'Sketch This' along with this beautiful graphic for inspiration.  Lesley asks that you create a card or project inspired by the layout of the sketch provided!

FOR YOUR SUBMISSION TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE WEEKLY PRIZE AND HONORS: Because we are sponsored weekly by wonderful businesses who have graciously donated products and in the interest of fairness to all participants, any entries that do not follow our simple challenge rules will remain in the gallery but will not be eligible for the weekly prizes and top honors. Thanks for your understanding and participation!

I am pleased to introduce you all to this week's Guest Designer, Karen Davis!  Karen earned this Guest Designer spot for her win in the Tea Room during the Week #183 challenge - 'Time Flies'.

And some more beautiful inspiration from our September Special MONTH-LONG Guest Designer -

Do you want to be the next Month-Long Guest Designer with the Shabby Girls?  It's as simple as participating in our weekly challenges and WOW-ing us with your projects!  The Shabby Girls might be calling on YOU to be the next Month-Long Guest Designer!!!

And now for some more GOR-JUS inspiration from the Shabby Girls (please click on each designer's blog link to view additional photos of their projects) ...

Debbie MarcinkiewiczPaper Sweeties
Paper Sweeties - Happy Fall Ya'll, Make Today Beautiful

Aneta Matuszewska - Artisant
Paper Sweeties - You Are The Most Wonderful, Beautiful

Heidi Gonzales - My Lil' Scrap Corner
Paper Sweeties - Abigail, You Are Fabulous stamps; Abigail Sweet Cuts die

Lesley Croghan - Always Playing With Paper
Paper Sweeties - Abigail, So Sweet of You, Jelly Bean Time

Linda Dudziak - Made by Groszek
Paper Sweeties - Beautiful

Tina Milbourn - Confessions of a DeNami Addict
Paper Sweeties - So Sweet of You, I'm Having a Tea Party

Now, hop on over to our Shabby Girl individual blogs to see lots more creative and beautiful inspiration, additional pictures and instructions for these projects !

 The Shabby Girls are pleased to welcome our sponsor - Paper Sweeties!

Paper Sweeties™ LLC is owned and illustrated by Debbie Marcinkiewicz, and offers  high quality, on trend acrylic stamps and metal dies.  Our heartwarming images allow paper crafters to create adorable dolls with interchangeable outfits and accessories! We also have a wide variety of wonderful all-occasion sentiments, labels, frames and accessory sets - perfect for every paper crafted project!  The Paper Sweeties boutique carries tea-stained seam binding too!  The Sweeties dolls, accessories and sentiments are so much fun to create with and are sure to bring back fond childhood memories!  You’ll enjoy using the Sweeties stamps and dies to create projects for card making, scrap booking, party invitations and favors, home decor, gifts and so much more!

Winner will receive a $20 gift certificate from the Paper Sweeties boutique!
Please link your creations below by Sunday, October 13th to play along. Winner and Tea Time Terrific Top Three will be announced Monday, October 14th. We will have an all-new challenge for you to play along with on the 14th as well, so please come back and visit with us again for another chance to win!


Judy1223 said...

So glad I found this challenge blog! I signed on to follow and am excited to play along...great DT cards, what an amazing range of styles!

Inkypinkydelights said...

Thanks for another lovely Challenge. Love the Sketch, and the DT work is amazing! Judy x