>> Monday, August 4, 2008
Welcome to the first of many DRS Designs Blog Challenges!!! To start off, we are going to run our challenges on a bi-weekly basis. Every other Monday Cathy will post the challenge along with inspiration from the design team. If you would like more info. on a particular project, just click the link for the designers blog. We would love for you to play along as well! There is no time limit, we just want you to be inspired and have fun! If you participate we would love to know and would love to see your project. Just leave a comment on this post with a direct link to your project and we'll head over to check it out! If you upload to SCS, please use the keyword DRSC1.
Our first challenge is....Inchies!!!! These 1in x 1in squares are all the rage right now and alot of fun!! You can use an image that fits within your square OR use a 1in. portion of a larger image!
Check out these great pieces for your inspiration...
The Beauty of Autumn... created by Jennifer. Inchies were used on this card utilizing the spotlight technique. Make sure to check out all of the details here.
Left: Jessica G's Thank You card showcases embellishments made by stamping an image on Polyshrink and then heating it to result in the perfect 'inchie' size.
Right: Polyshrink flower detail.
Summer by the Inches created by Vicki Parson/Stamped Smiles:
Just a friendly note.... by Cathy Indelicato/Crafty Thoughts
"Just because" sunflower... by Heather Lee-Reppen / The Best In Life
"Butterfly happiness" ...... Created by Jessica Knutsen/There She Goes
"Mosiac Inchies"... Created bt Dawn Knight/ Dawns Rubber Room
Just an inchie flower note created by Angela R./ Angels World
Inchie ladybugs created by Janette/ Stampin with Style