Pinterest is quickly
becoming a very popular website for visual people. With the ability to
"pin" any image you find online, users have the ability to visually bookmark
and share tutorials, ideas, and images. Using an image that isn't necessary
scrapbook related and creating a layout based on what you like about it is a
very fun way to use the site. For this challenge that's exactly what you'll get
Choose between one of the following images for inspiration. If you click on
them it'll take you to the image on Pinterest. On Pinterest, images will link
back to the original source. If images are removed from the original source,
they will still remain on Pinterest. For my layout I used a little bit of all
of these as inspiration.
I loved the stylish take on traditional Christmas colors & the Christmas
These gorgeous mason jar lamps are so feminine & nostalgic, I just LOVE
the flash of red on the white lace.
Christmas subway art. Perfect collage of words to jump start any Christmas
And a beautiful door wreath with a crafty vibe. The mixture of patterns
& colors, as well as the strong 'star' shape became my overall design
Merry Christmas by Kim Watson. Supplies: Cardstock: Bazzill; Patterned
papers: MME, Basic Grey, 7 Gypsies, October Afternoon, Jenni Bowlin; Snow
Flakes: Maya Road; Sentiments & journal spot: October Afternoon; Buttons:
MME; Twine: Twinery; Brads: Basic Grey; Alpha stickers: American Crafts,
Sassafras, Jillibean Soup; Pen: Zig; Adhesives: 3L, Tombow; Printer &
Paper: HP; Tools: Trimmer, Precision Scissors, Craft Knife: Acme; Cutting
Machine: Silhouette; SVG files: Laina Lamb doily, Cocoa Daisy labels; Other:
Serrated scissors (All supplies part of a kit from Cocoa Daisy)
-- Kim Watson, Dream Team member
If you'd like to participate in the
challenge, here's what to do:
1. Create a layout using one
of the pinterest images posted above as inspiration.
2. Upload a photograph or scan of
your layout to the Club CK gallery. (Learn how to upload to the gallery here.)
3. Leave a comment below with the
URL link to your memorabilia layout in the Club CK gallery; for example, your
comments could look like this: "I used the blank image as inspiration:
Note: Previously created layouts are not eligible; images and
comments must be posted on or after December 27, 2011 to be eligible.
Your images and comments must be
posted before 9:00 a.m. MST on Monday, January 3, 2012 to be considered for the
Congratulations to the winner of our December Pinterest challenge, Sarah Mullanix! To claim your prize, watch for a conversation on your Club CK profile.