Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Sisterhood Summer Sizzler challenge

For the next 2 month you will earn points for everything you create and upload to the Sisterhood gallery!

The person at the end of the summer with the most points will win! Easy peasy!!!

Use the following point system for anything you work on during the challenge:

-12 X 12" layout = 5 points
-8 X 11 layout = 4 points
- anything smaller than 8x11 - 3 points (includes pba's !)
- Card = 2 points
- Photos = 1 point for each
- Journaling over 50 words = = 3 points
- Journalling under 50 words = 2 points
- 3+ patterned paper = 2 points
- Stitching (macine or hand) = 2 ppints
- Chipboard = 2 points
- Glitter = 2 points
- Bling = 1 point
- Ink or paint (of any kind) =1 point **including mists**
- Stamps = 1 points
- Ribbon or Fibre = 1 point
- Eyelets or Brads = 1 point
- Flowers = 1 point
- Rub-ons = 1 point
- Buttons (dead or otherwise!) = 1 point

Bonus point opportunities will be posted every Monday as well and you'll have until the following Sunday to complete them.

All projects must be uploaded to the gallery by Midnight EST on August 22 to be eligible for points.

You will need to keep track of your own points in the Sisterhood Points Tally Thread.

Here is an example of one:

LAYOUT 1 = 15 points
12 X 12 layout = 5 points
2 photos = 2 points
3+ pp = 2 points
Ink = 1 point
Stamps = 1 point
Ribbon = 1 point
Brads = 1 pont
rub-on = 1 point
Buttons = 1 point

You will also need to keep track of the following summary in your points tally:
1. Total # of Scrapping Poiints
2. Total # of Layouts completed
3. Total # of Cards completed
4. Total # of Bonus Opportunitis completed
5. Total # of Praise Points in the Gallery (see Praise Thread!).

At the end of the challenge, there will be lots of prizes for differnt categories along with some surprise ones so that everyone has a opportunity to be a winner!
Have fun gals! And if you have any questions... just ask!

I will be keeping an eye on things throughout the challenge too!!

HERE is a link to the threads with everything listed:)

Monday, June 28, 2010

SOS ultimate summer challenge

Have I got the ultimate challenge for my sisters here! This challenge will run for one month, and trust me, it will take you that long to figure it all out!

You need to create a ONE PAGE LAYOUT using as many of these ABC’s as you can.
I got all 26 on my layout, so I am sure you can too!!

The Challenge starts now and the deadline is midnight (EST) on Wednesday July 30th.

When you have completed it, please email it to me and I will post them all together on August 1st, and declare a winner! The one using the most letters will win!!
I will be posting this prize later, but I will tell you, it will be worth about $50.00!

I do want you to post here though when you are done and let everyone know what letters you did use! But DO NOT show your layout, only what you have used!
Email/send completed layouts Helen to hollys3401@rogers.com. I will save all the entries and post them all together at the end of the month!
Please do not post to your blog until the end, as that way, everyone will be doing their own thing!
You can just let us know how many of the alphabet thingys you used!

Here it is.....


A- alphabet letters

B- Borders, Blue, and Buttons: Use a border, some blue and a button or two.

C- Color Challenge: Use WHITE and 1 other color scheme for your layout.

D- Distressing Duo: use only 2 distressing Techniques!! Use tearing, inking, your edge distresser, crumple up your paper, etc.!!

E- Event: Create a Layout about an event (birthdays, sporting events, concerts, anything!)

F- Four Flower: Use at least Four Flowers.

G- Glitter: Use GLITTER somewhere on the Layout!!

H- Happy Birthday!!: Use these words on theLayout!

I- INK!: That’s right! Show us some ink.

J- Jewels: Bling it up with some Jewels.

K- KISS!!: Use the word Kiss somewhere on the Layout.

L- Lime Green and Lace: Use LIME GREEN and some Lace!

M- Movie Title: Use a Movie Title somewhere on the Layout.

N- Numbers: Show a number(s) on the Layout.

O- OOOOOOOOHHH!!!! We want to see some CIRCLES!

P- Plenty of Pretty Patterned Paper, Please! Use at least 3 different pattern papers.

Q- is for Quiet! Use a photo(s) of someone doing something quiet such as sleeping or reading a book!

R- The 3 R's - Ribbon, Rubons and Red

S- Stitching: Use hand or machine stitching on a layout. (No stamped or doodled stitches for this one!)

T- Turquoise and Thank You. Use the word of Thanks and use the color of turquoise.

U- is for YOU!! That's right! Do a Layout about YOU!!!

V- Violet: Use the color Violet (Purple).

W- Water: Create a Layout that contains a Photo with water in it.

X- X-treme Shape: Use an unusual shape. Can't be a square, circle, or rectangle.

Y- YUMMY!! Show some YUMMY food on the layout!

Z- ZigZag

Have fun with this! Good Luck!!

Monday, June 21, 2010

CHALLENGE Monday - June 21st

Hey everyone :-) Here's your challenge for today!

Create a layout using masculine colors. NO flowers or bling!

Sponsored prize for June is provided by Scrapbook Heaven!

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

MAY sponsor winner!!!

Wow! So many great entries for this prize!! Too many to count, but just let me say, it was well over 40 entries!!!

And to refresh your memory of the prize given out this month....here it is once again!!

And I picked a random winner for this prize out of all the FABULOUS entries!!

The winner is:

Deb Neerman from
West Palm Beach, FL

Deb posted an entry on our blog!!

Congratulations Deb!!!

I will be in contact with you via your blog to get your mailing address!!!

To the rest of you...keep trying this month!

Our sponsor is Scrapbook Heaven!!!