Sunday, April 29, 2012

Paper Issues New Theme and Prize, and a Giveaway

Paper Issues' new theme is up...Studio Calico's Abroad.  Check over there for a blog hop and a chance to win a Studio Calico prize.

Here is my layout using mostly Abroad and Take Note, along with a few of the new wooden pieces from Studio Calico.

Patterned Paper:  Studio Calico  (Take Note Rolodex and Protractor, and 6x6 mini Abroad pack)
Sticker Letters:  Studio Calico (graph and grey), October Afternoon (denim blue), Prima (beige and tiny blue), Sassafras Lass (number)
Tape:  American Crafts
Chipboard:  Studio calico (tag), Sassafras Lass (little circles and rectangle)
Mist:  Studio Calico
Stencil:  Studio Calico
Die Cut machine:  Silhouette
Wood Accents:  Studio Calico
Pocket:  K&Co Smash
Die cuts:  AmericanCrafts
Brads:  American Crafts (plane), My Mind’s Eye (black, and black with banner “Wonder”)
Paint:  Silver metallic by Viva
Twine:  Divine Twine
Tools:  Crop-a-Dile II
Pen:  Mircon 01 Black
Adhesive:   Scotch ATG, and Beacon Fabri-Tac

And I want to say thank you so much for the comments here and over on American Crafts when I was a guest.  Everyone is so busy, and I really appreciate the time you took to do that.  I cannot tell you how thankful I am to have met so many more scrap friends through my blog and message boards.  It is what makes this hobby even more fun.  So I want to offer up a little prize.  I will pick a winner from the comments, and get these goodies out to you.  So don't forget...leave a comment in order to win.  Hope everyone has a great weekend!

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  1. ok, this is weird! I can typically pick your work out of a crowd and I DID NOT recognize this when I saw it in my reader!!! oh my!!!

    you are branching OUT! BLOOMING so to speak!!! AWESOME!!! I'm so excited for your new ventures!!! YAY YOU!!! if I lived by you I'd bring over some girly pink champagne and some red velvet cupcakes with sugar sprinkles for a celebration!!! : .)

  2. Anonymous2:20 PM

    Amazing layout today! You have earned every comment and pintrest pin you have received, girl, because you do awesome work!!! I'm delighted to have you as one of my newest blogs to follow. You have such a kind heart - proven by the giveaway! Thanks for the chance & thanks for all the lovely inspiration always!

  3. I am so loving the look of this layout. Wish I traveled overseas more because I love the use of those flags. Maybe I can use state flags? Thanks for the inspiration!

  4. I 'm so in love with your LO♥♥ Love everything about it!

  5. Too fun!! I <3 that background paper! ^_^ {no need to enter me in the giveaway!}

  6. Another awesome and creative layout Patricia! I am once again so inspired! I am so happy for your successes - you deserve each one of them!!! You go girl!

  7. I love this layout. I love seeing what you do!

  8. LOVE all of the tags and flags! Your work just gets more and more amazing - you deserve the recognition.

  9. oh, this is SO totally amazing!!! I LOVE the way you worked with the design on the patterned paper - everything seems so effortlessly placed on the page - so lovely!!!

  10. I am a very new follower of your blog and am so glad to have found it. Thanks for sharing all your gorgeous talent with us all!

  11. This layout is so incredible and so original... you have been very inspired.... I love it all.

  12. I absolutely LOVE this page, Patricia! Your design is just beautiful, as so is the message behind it!

  13. I love your layouts - so glad I found your site.

  14. Awesome layout, Patricia! I love the ecclectic feel. :)

  15. your layout is totally gorgeous!!

  16. I love everything about this page! Wonderful layout!

  17. I'm new to your blog lurking all around and leaving comments cause I love all the eye candy!! I repeat, I am not a stalker!

  18. I am in awe by your creativity Patricia!! You are one of my biggest source of inspiration for sure!


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