28 January 2014

Mood board challenges (Part 1)

I've been doing a bunch of sketch challenges this month, but I also LOVE mood board challenges.

This is the January mood board from Jot Magazine:
I used the elements of yellow gingham, red/white spots, blue denim hearts, photo filters and beach theme.  I tied them altogether using the January sketch at Purple Pumpkin.

 

This is the layout I created -



I love stitching and I made some little denim hearts for the embellishments:



Materials:
Cosmo Cricket Material Girl - Calico patterned paper
Ruby Rock-it Vintage Beauty diecut journalling card
Bella! Denim alphabet stickers

To achieve the photo filter effect I applied a Photoshop action to my photograph.  I used Golden Afternoon - a free action from The CoffeeShop Blog.


02/02/14 edit to add:  
I was selected as the winner at Jot Magazine for my layout - I am so thrilled!  I'll be going shopping soon, thanks to the lovely sponsor Lulu Art.

6 comments :

  1. I love this layout. So clever using material looks really great. x

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  2. Totally BRILL....looooove those little stitched hearts & the way you've tied the material to the end of the photo...how original is that!!!! Thanks so much for joining us at PP this month:):):)

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  3. lovely work. Thanks for joining in my mood board. Stunning.

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  4. Loving your stitched hearts!! They are awesome on your page! Thanks for joining in Purple Pumpkin's sketch challenge!

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  5. Hello KarenB,
    thanks so much for your comment :-)
    I also love your wonderful layout. Its sooo sunny :-)
    And I love your stitched denim hearts :-) Gorgeous!
    Have a great weekend!!

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  6. Hey Karen. Thanks so much for entering our January Mood Board challenge. We loved your entry and I am thrilled to let you know that you are our January challenge winner. Congrats! When you get a chance, you can email me at kim@kimarcher.com.au or message me via the Jot facebook page and I can send your details to Lulu Art so they can organise your prize. Thanks again for being part of the January Jot challenge. KIM Archer

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