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Scrapbooking with patterned papers

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Time for some colour and pattern — in fact, as many patterns as you dare!

Your challenge is to create a project using at least four patterned papers — a card, a tag, a scrapbook page. Whatever you like is fine as long as it includes a variety of pattern!

Take a picture of your project and upload it to your blog or a page gallery. Leave a link in the comments on this post to enter. See this post for details and deadlines for this weekend.

One randomly chosen entry will win a prize package filled with patterned paper perfect for as many projects as you wish!

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13 August 2010



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38 Comments for Scrapbooking with patterned papers

  1. tape Says:

    I used six here: Eek, a Monster!

  2. maja Says:

    Hi Shimelle!
    I used 4 patterned papers. And as you can see, I used one of your wonderful sketches!
    Here is my LO.

  3. beverleynoelle Says:

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/49388137@N03/4889618127/
    I made a card for this challenge.

  4. Leah Says:

    This took me a while, and I found it really hard to not feel like I was clashing – but i think I got it to work in the end. Here is my layout: http://chandeleah.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/1255-2.jpg

  5. Torry Schellhorn Says:

    This was the fastest layout I’ve ever done! I usually spend days mulling things over :)

    http://www.twopeasinabucket.com/gallery/member/423923-tschellhorn/1654862-shimelle-weekend-crop-patterned-papers/

  6. Natalie Says:

    I used five different patterned papers on this one! It started out as a take on your sketch earlier this weekend, but morphed into a submission for the patterned paper challenge. Thank you so much for all of your creative inspiration!!!

    http://vegetablog.wordpress.com/2010/08/14/trip-to-iowa-june-2008/

  7. emy Says:

    I’ve had a go at this one, using a photo I took during the “Love your Photos, Love your Pages” class of my daughter drawing.

    http://emyscraftyblog.blogspot.com/2010/08/party-party-party.html

  8. Karen Moss Says:

    I have made a card using 4 different papers and it is on my blog here. http://talesfromthescrapheap.blogspot.com/2010/08/virtual-and-real-cropping.html

  9. Scrapdolly Says:

    This is the hardest challenge of all for me – not a patterned paper girl.

    Ellie Day

  10. Karen Says:

    i love using this punch to incorporate lots of pp

    http://icouldbescrapbookinginstead.blogspot.com/2010/08/layouts-for-shimelles-cyber-crop.html

  11. RACHEL Says:

    4 papers no problem x http://rewardingmemories.blogspot.com/2010/08/doing-it-standing-up.html

  12. Candace.M Says:

    I used 5 pp’s plus matching patterned embelishments. You can find my LO here

  13. helen Says:

    Wonderful challenge – I love using different papers; this one is quite restrained really! (It’s the second LO in the post)

    http://nerllybird.typepad.com/abigjuicyworm/2010/08/yummy-stamps.html

  14. Helen Overton Says:

    I used four double-sided patterned papers:

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/furrylittlemonster/4893410470/

  15. Julie Says:

    Another challenge covered by something I’ve already done this weekend. Have to see what else I can come up with later……

  16. Jamie Leija Says:

    Tackled this one with a card! Although one of the papers was stripes and full of design, I did use 4 sheets of BG’s Nook and Pantry: Thank You Card

  17. Louise Says:

    A little” something “:http://scrapbook-me.blogspot.com/2010/08/scrapbooking-with-patterned-papers.htmlusing patterned papers for this one. Thanks Shimelle :)

  18. Maya Says:

    My Saturday Morning layout used 5 different patterned papers. Great challenge!

  19. Cate Says:

    This notebook I decorated has 4 patterns of paper. It took so long to find a combo that matches! The blue layer looks like it’s plain but it’s actually very finely polka dotted.

  20. Alison M Says:

    Four patterned papers used here. Great challenge!
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/53037343@N02/4894879883/in/photostream/

  21. Kirsty Smith Says:

    Here’s my offering: The Comedy of Errors, courtesy of October Afternoon Thrift shop. I love how the muted colours in the collection go really well and yet still have a kind of faded glamour. Theatrical!

  22. rinda Says:

    Lots of patterned papers on my collaged bunting flag in the bottom picture (middle flag) in this blog post:
    http://gallorganico.blogspot.com/2010/08/daddys-little-girl.html
    Rinda

  23. Anso Says:

    I love patterned papers so this was a challenge that really made me happy :)

    Here’s my LO:

    http://www.twopeasinabucket.com/gallery/member/341561-ansos/1655335-baby/?c=t

  24. amanda Says:

    Sorry i have had to do one long post of the challenges i did as my daughter had an accident and is in hospital
    http://scrappersdiary-amanda.blogspot.com/2010/08/one-long-post-of-photo-and-lo.html

  25. Manda Says:

    This looked much better in my head than after I finished but there are 4 different patterned papers on this card:

  26. Lou Says:

    Here is mine!

  27. Carolyn Phillips Says:

    I did this on several LO this weekend, but my one specifically for this challenge is Industrial Heritage.
    http://messmuddleandfun.blogspot.com/2010/08/summer-crop-scrapbooking.html

  28. Kitty Scrapper Says:

    http://kittyscrapper-nancy.blogspot.com/2010/08/shimelle-crop-challenge-11.html

    I love pattern paper I have way too much of it!! Love this challenge and used a few scraps too

  29. luluuk Says:

  30. Lisa-Jane Johnson Says:

    My creative notebook that I finished after using it for Scrap-A-Mia http://comeinsidemycrazyhead.blogspot.com/2010/08/some-more-images-from-cyber-crop-with.html

  31. Susan Roh Says:

    k, this one uses 4 plus a patterned transparency. Such a fun challenge!
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/53078071@N03/4898526143/in/set-72157624615287919/

  32. Iara Says:

    here is my layout, really easy for me, I love to scrap with patterned paper :) BTW I only used patterned paper in this layout, no cardstock ;)

  33. Olivia Says:

    Had fun with this challenge:
    http://mylifeinascrapbook.blogspot.com/2010/08/more-than-four-patterned-papers.html

  34. CoCo Says:

    Great challenge…strange subject matter (on my LO). Have decided to make a ‘down on the farm’ series of everyday farm life stuff. This is now second in the ‘series’ (of 2) just because I couldn’t think of a better title and already have a LO entitled down on the farm. And so a series was begun!

    http://galwaygirl-scrapping.blogspot.com/2010/08/another-weekend-of-craftyness.html

  35. Bethan Says:

    Another greatchallenge

  36. TrĂ­ona Says:

    Here is my layout – enjoyed this challenge as I find it hard a lot of the time to use more than two different patters.

    Here it is!

  37. Peggy Says:

    Yay! I scrapped Dave’s pics of the Alberta Hall & Memorial today and,as luck would have it, I used four patterned papers.
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/ppilgrim/4899668100/

  38. Emily Says:

    Here is my entry: https://www.me.com/gallery/#100057

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