Last night I started on my 'initial idea' for the:
This month's challenge is to use something from the mail in your card/LO. I wanted to use letters from my local hospital's annual magazine to make the word HI on a card - uhhhh....didn't go as well as I planned! I pasted the letters on some thick cardboard which made cutting very jaggedy (this probably isn't a word, but I think you get the picture) and made me hate them - thus I scraped the project and came back to it today.
I leafed through a Pottery Barn Kids catalog - what a source of inspiration!! Toward the end of the catalog, I came to the swatches of fabric for upholstering their furniture - you can check these out online here.
And here's what I did with the swatches:
So if you haven't checked out the Everything But the Kitchen Sink challenge - GET GOIN'!!! There's a $25 gift certificate for PTI up for grabs; and with the previews of the upcoming release going up daily, who couldn't use that!!
Stamp - Mixed Messages (PTI)
Ink - Chocolate Chip
Paper - kraft; swatches from Pottery Barn Kids catalog
Accessories - circle punch, dimensionals