We celebrated our fall issue release with a Challenge Week, which featured mood board, sketch, colour, and recipe challenges to inspire you to get creative along with our design team members. We received so many awesome projects in our inbox, and today we’d like to share a few of those with you!
We kicked off the week on Monday with a beautiful mood board:
Here are a few of the inspiring entries we received:
And the mood board challenge winner is…
Congratulations, Angela! What a beautiful back-to-school page!
On Tuesday, we issued a PageMaps sketch challenge, and gave you two sketch options to create with;
Let’s take a look at a few of the entries we received:
And the sketch challenge winner is:
Rae, we love your beautiful die-cut leaves on this autumnal card. Congratulations!
The Wednesday of challenge week brought a gorgeous colour scheme to play with:
We loved seeing how our readers interpreted this colour scheme:
And our winner is:
Cindy, we just love these beautiful Thanksgiving treat boxes! What a great way to use these colours!
Finally, we issued our recipe challenge on Thursday. The ingredients were: 1) patterned paper on the background; 2) an oversized title; 3) at least four different solid papers; 4) machine or faux-stitching; 5) at least 3 different circular embellishments; and bonus points for dimensional adhesive!
Let’s take a look at who “cooked” up some projects using this recipe:
And our winner is:
Congratulations to Lori! We just love this beautiful card, and how you fit all of the ingredients into such a small space!
Congratulations to our randomly selected winners! Please send us your mailing information and telephone number to firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Challenge Week blog winner” in your subject line.
We want to thank each and every one of you who sent in your challenge week projects! It was such a pleasure to see all of them in our inbox! Tune in the week of our winter issue release for our next challenge week—we’d love to see how our next round of challenges inspire YOU!