Friday, September 19, 2014

A Creative Need ~ September Challenge

Welcome Bloggers:
Time for a monthly challenge at
A Creative Need
Theme: Textures or Patterns
If you have not entered the monthly challenge - come on over and join in on the fun - there's still time!

Deena offers a free digital image to get you started - so what are you waiting for?  
You do not have to use the ACN image to be a winner, [but we like it when you do]. Be sure to read the rules on the challenge blog site ~ Click HERE.

In addition to Deena's 
A Creative Need Esty Shop- Click Here
you can also find Deena's lovely digital stamps at Squigglefly - Click Here
September's Challenge: Textures or Patterns
Here is my creation using 
ACN - Lilacs

Kraft Cardstock
Crackle Embossing Folder
Versamark Embossing Ink
Clear Embossing Powder
K & Company Designer Cardstocks for the 3 mats- dark blue, Teal- Patterned
Spellbinders Die/Embossing - Scallop Rectangles - 3 sizes
ACN - Digital - Lilacs
Spectrum Noir & Sharpie Markers
Organza Purple Ribbon
Fiskars Cloud Punch
Scrap of Designer Cardstock - yellow
Clear Dollar Stamps Sentiment
StazOn Jet Black Ink
2 purple brads
Pop Up tape
Thank you for stopping by today - have a blessed day

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Sept 26  Crafting by Designs ATG UE
Sept 19 Suzy Bees Blooming Challenge ATG UE
Sept 22 fan-Tastic Tuesday Shades of blue 1 of 4 - DK Blue Cardstock, Blue Vase

Sept 23 WAW ATG CH #150 with Sentiment 5 of 5
Sept 23 Crafting by Designs - Childhood Memories - We had many lilac bushes in our yard - I remember the fresh smell of those lovely flowers and mom putting them in a vase on our table inside the home  5 of 5
Sept 25 Creative Fingers ATG 2 of 3

Sept 26 Sister Act Cards Only UE
Sept 28 Not Just Cards ATG UE

Oct 1 Crafty Girls Challenge ATG 3 of 3


  1. Gail,
    You never cease to amaze me with your ability to produce the most beautiful yet totally original art. The Lilacs really ROCK. Thank you so much for joining our 150th challenge at Word Art Wednesday. I thank God for your participation and I pray you will have a day filled with joy.

    Carole Robb Bisson

  2. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for Fan-tastic Tuesday challenge 53 - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

  3. This is gorgeous beautiful design, bless you for playing at not just cards this week hugs cheryl xxx

  4. Pretty flower card! Thanks for joining us Crafty Girls Challenges! Angie-DT

  5. You did a wonderful job of coloring the flowers & vase. Pile It On challenge is Flowers and/or Feathers but I'm not sure what time tonight the challenge closes.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  6. Another great project, thank you for sharing your work on Not just cards x

  7. Another great project, thank you for sharing your work on Not just cards x

  8. Gorgeous Design perfect for our challenge over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday thank you for sharing with us, hope to see you again soon...
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday


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