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Monday, February 18, 2013

'n Oomblik in Tyd (A Moment in Time)

For René's Challenge we had to create a LO using Triangles, Circles and Squares

This is René's LO:

Wow, what a great challenge René! Just loved to search for embellies to match the criteria of your challenge :-)
Here is my take on the Challenge

Yet again, another LO done for my SIL's Album in the making, thus no photos yet.
Enmarc Chippies used:

  • Say it with Words : ‘n Oomblikke in tyd – Cut the’’n’ off and added a 'k' and an ‘e’  – Chalked and Sprayed with Dazzles : Eggshell
  • Page Essentials : Time -  Sprayed with Dazzles : Brick Red and added  and added Crackle Accents
  • Deco Frame : 9-Scallop Square - Sprayed with Dazzles : Brick Red and added Crackle Accents
  • Miniatures : Feathery Bits – chalked with brown and sprayed with Egg Shell Dazzles
  • Printed White Board : Fanciful Flight (Black) -  Chalked with brown, Sprayed with Red Brick Dazzles and added faux stitching
  • Divider : Flags – Chalked with brown and sprayed with Red Brick Dazzles
  • Designer Frame : Twister -  Sprayed with Dazzles : Grizzly Bear
  • Circle Phrase : Dis Alles oor My – Chalked with Brown and sprayed with Dazzles : Egg Shell
  • Page Corner : Twirls 3 – Sprayed with Dazzles : Red Brick, Stamped with Versafine : Black and added Crackle Accents
  • Dress-me-Up : Medium Squares -  Sprayed with Dazlles Red Brick – added faux Stitching
  • I cut one of the squares diagonally in half to form triangles and stamped with Versafine : Black

 Other Enmarc Products:
  • Dazzles – Grizzly Bear, Red Brick, Eggshell
  • Rub-ons : Clocks
and a Few Close-ups:

 Thank you for looking :-)

Christmas Layout

Another 'Oldie' :-)

This Challenge was hosted by Yvette Conradie (Enmarc Crafts)

If you came here from Wilna's Blog , then you are in the right place 
My challenge to you is EITHER ... OR ....
It's very simple ....
Simply use the sketch (provided below) as your inspiration or starting point and create a layout using EITHER the first set of "ingredients" OR the second.
BUT .... if you choose one set, the "ingredients" of the other set may not be present on your layout :-)
So let's see what we've got :
1.  Green is your main colour, with 2 other less prominent colours
2.  Pearls/Dimensional Pearls
3.  Butterflies
4.  Staples
5.  Brads
OR ...
1.  Orange is your main colour, with 2 other less prominent colours
2.  Rhinestones
3.  Rub-On/Transparency/Vellum
4.  At least one black & white photo
5.  Stitching/Faux Stitching
Here's the sketch:
and this is the LO Yvette created:
Here is my take on the challenge:- (Unfortunately I do not have photos for this LO as I created it for my SIL's Album in te making.)

I chose Either :-)

Green is supposed to be my main colour! The BGP’s are very light green.
Pearls/Dimensional Pearls – used Both all over the page
Butterflies – 1x green, 1x cream
Staples – used in my Stille Nag Ticket Tab and Note to Father Christmas on the file folder
Brads – used to fasten Hinges

Enmarc Crafts Chippies:
Say it with Words : Kersfees Herinneringe
La Petite : Music
Designer Frame : Banyan
Dress me Ups : Medium Squares (Red Blocks) – Discontinued item
Say it with Words : Happily Ever After – used the cut-off Heart – Challenge 4
Plain Embellishment Set : Round Tags (Left-Over DT Pack)
Plain Embellishment Set : Faux Hinges (Left Over DT Pack)

Other Enmarc Crafts Products :
Quotes and Sayings : Cardstock  - Kersfees
Dazzles : Avocado, Mystic Olive, Ruby Red, Cranberry, Misty Maroon

A few close-ups

TYFL and please leave a comment so I know you were here :-)

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Circular Sidestep Card

Circular Side Step Card
This card was one of last year's Enmarc Challenges hosted by Wilna Cremer - DT

by Beate Johns
Other sizes:
If you are using bigger circles, you can make the cutting line less deep, starting maybe at 1 1/2", 1 3/4" or even 2" from the circle edge.

Other Step card tutorials:
Check out our
 Side Step and Center Step Card tutorials.
Your Turn
You've seen the tutorial, now you try it! We've got a section of the gallery set aside for Circular Side Step Card. Try this technique, then uplo

Here is my take on the challenge:

Enmarc Craft's products used:
Patterned Papers
Chipboard :-
  • Plain Embellishment Set: Travel
  • Plain Embellishment Set: Basic Buttons
  • Dress-me-Up Photo Corner