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Friday, July 6, 2012

Pause Dream Enjoy Ch#27: SUNSET

FRIDAY! Woo-Hoo!

When was the last time you watched a SUNSET? Has it been a while? Today begins a brand new challenge over at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges blog. For Ch#27 we are asked to create any type of project with a SUNSET theme. You can choose to use the colors of a sunset in your project or create a sunset scene.

Project # 301 of this year
MFPS July #1
  •  ELEGANT EDGES used for Tag base "Swirl2" p. 39 cut @ 4 1/2" Oblong
  • PAGODA for "tree 1" p. 44 cut @ 4"
  • Circle from scrap drawer. It was actually the negative of another cut that wasn't being used
  • Background is colored using chalks
  • RELAX from Mark's Finest Papers & Stamps "Silly Shells" stamp set... click here to shop

 Mark's Finest Papers & Stamps
"Silly Shells" stamp set... 
click here to shop 
My mini album with all the PDE Challenges questions so
far this year! I love it! 
I chose to create tags for all of year's Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges and I'm putting them together in a mini album. (But that's just me. You can create any type of project you want to participate in our challenges.)  I always answer each week's question on the back of my tag and mark if with the date and Week. I also add the theme at the top. This is something that is so fun to do! I figure years from now the grandkids or great-grandkids may get a kick out of my tags and what I wrote about.  Remember, all of the PDE Challenges are open for submissions through the year until December 31, 2012. So everyone has a chance to jump in or catch up at any time in case you also want to make the challenges into some sort of memory book or journal. Just a though. :)

Our JULY sponsor is
GINGER SNAP SCRAPS
Prize: $5 Gift Card available to anyone WORLDWIDE!
One randomly drawn winner from all entries in July.

This is my submission for
INSPIRE ME FRIDAYS!

Card Crafter's Circle - Summer Holiday
CAS-ual Fridays - use Text
Clearly Inspired - Some Like it Hot
Delicious Doodles - Summer Holidays
Our Craft Lounge Die Cuts
Simply Create Too - Summer / Vacation
Stampin' For the Weekend - Tags
Totally Papercrafts - Here Comes Summer

Have a GREAT day! I hope you'll pop over to PDE Challenges and submit a fantastic SUNSET project this week! Smiles! :) Janis
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16 comments:

  1. Fabulous Janis!! Great job with the chalk! You've created one very calm scene!

    Tonya

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  2. What a beautiful sunset project. I love the colors of chalk you used. Great job!!

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  3. Beautiful card:) Love the chalked background!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you, Sherrie! I need to pop over to your blog and see what you've been up to this week. I love your projects! :) Janis

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  4. You really make me want to learn how to incorporate chalk into my cards, Janis!!

    -Mee Chelle

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  5. A wonderful sunset scene. Love the shape. Thanks for joining us at Totally PaperCrafts.
    Hugs Sue W/

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  6. Love the sunset...so sweet! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  7. That is a really pretty card! Love how you chalked the background; it's so much softer than ink, reminds me of the windswept trees on the Oregon coast and makes me want to be there! Now!

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  8. That sunset is so sweet! Thanks for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  9. Love the rich colour on this! Very peaceful! Thanks for sharing with us at Card Crafter's Circle!

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  10. Nice project! Thank you for joining us at Card Crafter's Circle!

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  11. A super scene yes there are some beautiful sunsets in summer. Thank you for sharing this with us at Delicious Doodles

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