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Username Post: GCD Studios Mixed Media Challenge        (Topic#1531959)
Mimi Leinbach
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Sometimes I tend to get into a scrappy funk and need a challenge to get me to do something new...this challenge is just for you if you find yourself in the same place from time to time.

I challenged myself to incorporate some sort of mixed media (paint, ink, or other fun technique) into my layout. I tend to keep things very neat and clean. I rarely add any kind of ink, paint or distressing. Not for this layout!



I dug into my paint, spray ink, and the new GCD Studios Tool and chipboard! I still kept true to my typical layout style but I "dressed up" my title by using using the tool to stamp little snowflakes on the G. I then very lightly painted it with white paint. After it was dried I sprayed it with a little spray ink and then lightly wiped it off. I love how the ink seeped into the embossed images.



So if your feeling a little bit "artsy" and need a jump start before your next project. Pull out some paint or other mixed media product and scrap away!

For this challenge pulled our your mixed media goodies(paint, ink, etc...)and create a layout. Link it up here by April 30th to have a chance at winning the goodies below!







 
forevervampress
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In response to Mimi Leinbach

This looks like a lot of fun! I'll give it a try!


 
Mimi Leinbach
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Mimi Leinbach
In response to forevervampress

Can't wait to see it Celina!


 
TesaB
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  • TesaB on 04-04-10 08:48 PM
In response to Mimi Leinbach

Ohhh, super fun! I'll play!



 
Mimi Leinbach
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In response to TesaB

Great Tesa! Can't wait to see it!


 
cj1897 
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In response to Mimi Leinbach

Super Challenge Mimi! I'll have to see if my kids will allow me to play along this week - they are on spring break!

Jen Wuthrich


Edited by cj1897 on 04-05-10 02:20 PM. Reason for edit: No reason given.


 
juliana michaels
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In response to cj1897

What a great challenge Mimi!!!!

Can't wait to see what you all create!!!


 
Delaina Burns
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In response to juliana michaels

Awesome challenge Mimi!!! I can't wait to see all the creations!!!


 
Lori Roop
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In response to Delaina Burns

Sounds fun! GL ladies!


 
Lori Roop
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In response to Lori Roop

I added a link to the challenge on my blog as well.


 
pixiegirl1981
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In response to Lori Roop

This is beautiful, Mimi!! Love it!


 
kmassman
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In response to Mimi Leinbach

Here is a layout where I painted on the right side! I also made my own shimmery mist for the left side!

https://clubcreatingkeeps akes.com/media/p/72638.aspx

Thanks.
Kelly massman


 
Dianeaslm
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In response to kmassman

I am fairly new on Scrapbook.com and have been checking out and participating in challenges. I was wondering, on this challenge, if you must use GCD Studios products???


 
Mimi Leinbach
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In response to kmassman

Fab Kelly! Just love the misted butterflies!


 
Mimi Leinbach
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Mimi Leinbach
In response to Dianeaslm

I always love when someone uses GCD but any product are fine!


 
suepup
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In response to Mimi Leinbach

I have been trying to do something more creative. I hope this still meets the challenge guidelines.
I tried to step outside the box on this one.
"Savor Every Moment" By Suepup


 
snapwhiz
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In response to suepup

Awesome challenge!!
SuePup, your project is AMAZING!!!!

Here's my entry using GCD Studios Ella Blue, some weathered wood distress crackle paint and Helmar Textured Effects, ink and you name it!!
http://www.scrapbook.com/galleries/400313/view /2696905/...

Step by Step photo's on my blog as I go:
http://snapwhiz.blogspot.com

Thanks!!


Edited by snapwhiz on 04-09-10 02:44 AM. Reason for edit: No reason given.


 
kmassman
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In response to Mimi Leinbach

Don't think I said what a nice layout you shared for inspiration!


 
Mimi Leinbach
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In response to suepup

Absolutely amazing Suepup!


 
Mimi Leinbach
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In response to snapwhiz

Just amazing snapwhiz! Amazing title work!


 
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