Topaz Club -- Layout 5
Good morning everyone! Happy Wednesday to you. I'm so excited about today's Mid Week Mojo sketch, mainly because I was soooo excited to use today's steal, the American Crafts Campy Trails collection. Here's a little fact about me. I pretty much detest camping. Now once upon a time I loved it (think childhood), but now not so much (think what kind of a vacation is camping when you're the mom. Oh yeah. It's not.) However I was giddy when I knew I'd be using today's steal to create this week's Mid Week Mojo. The colors and the designs of paper are simply divine! And there's no need to be a camper, lthough if you are double bonus because camping papers don't get any cuter than this! These papers are fantastic for a huge amount of things.
I wasn't quite sure where this week's sketch would lead but knew I wanted to have the opportunity to mix up the patterns, so there are a lot of layers and additions to make use of lots of patterns.
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I'm also a full-blown Thickers addict. I simply love the ease of Thickers and the cute factor of the two sets included in today's steal is off the charts.
I was so inspired by Melissa Dehne's flower tutorial on yesterday's How To'sday post that I decided to add one to my Mid Week Mojo. I think it was the perfect touch!
Hooray for another week of Mojo-ing! Participation has been outstanding and it's been a true treat to see all of the different creations. Our random prize winner for this week is Charity Hotrum-Becker! Charity's layouts are always a true artistic delight.
Charity, if you'll please send your address to email@example.com, we will be happy to send a prize out to you.
As far as this week goes, be sure to have this week's layout created, posted and linked to this blog no later than Monday, August 29th at 11:59 PM MST.
For any of you that have questions regarding Mid Week Mojo you can check out all of the rules and details here. Also, as we continue week to week, bookmark this page for your quick reference to Mid Week Mojo links.
Have a very happy Wednesday!