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Die Cut Design Team Designer Challenge – June

June 6, 2017

Hi everyone,

It’s the Die Cut Design Team’s turn to share their cards for this month’s Die Cut Design Team Designer Challenge.

Our Challenge this month is ….. Anything but a Card – for our challenge this month let’s create a project that is anything but a card. Think along the lines of a home décor item; journaling; tags etc.

For our Challenge today we are giving away ….. two sizes of the Clear Double Sided Adhesive which will include: a pack of the 5” x 12” sheets and a 10 mm roll of tape, in addition we will also give away a pack of the new ModaScrap 12” x 12” Viaggi Vintage Patterned Paper Pack to 3 winners. 

To enter, simply leave a comment on this blog post below and answer this question: Besides the classic card, what are some project ideas you like to play around with?

We will select 3 lucky winners in a random drawing.

The winners will be announced on Friday, June 9, here on the Elizabeth Craft Designs blog.

Now let’s take a look at the wonderful creations our talented Design Team have created for the Challenge this month. For more information about the projects, click on the designer’s name under each project to be taken to the designer’s blog post that will open up in a new window.

HomeDecor by Selma Stevenson

HomeDecor by Selma Stevenson

Selma Stevenson starts us off with this gorgeous box she has decorated (refer to the two photos above). Selma has used Joset Designs Dreamcatcher; Feathers; Arrows and Dreams Sentiments Clear Stamps as well as Stitched Rectangles and Bead Strings 1 from Els van de Burgt Studio. The patterned paper inside the lid is from the ModaScrap Butterfly Dream Patterned Paper Pack. Selma has also used Corners and Borders Black Peel Off Stickers; Flower Pot and Bloomy Day Prills; Gold Metallic Shimmer Sheetz and White Soft Finish Cardstock.

Anything but a Card by Frances Byrne

Frances Byrne created a piece of wall art using a multi photo photo frame.  To create her art piece Frances used White Soft Finish Cardstock with the ModaScrap Lacy Poppies die set adding black prills from the Flower Pot Prills set to the centres of the full poppies. Frances also used the A Way with Words – Live; Love and Laugh sentiments to decorate three of the panels. Frances used three stencils to add interest to the background of each of the panels which include: A Way with Stencils Dotty; A Way with Stencils – Butterflies and Stars & the Behind the Scenes – Mountain and Split Rail Fence.

Sandy Diller has created tags using the Tags & More 1 – Lace die set. To decorate her tags Sandy has used the Krista Schneider Spring Blooms Clear Stamp set. Sandy added the “Smile” and “Thanks” sentiments from Els van de Burgt Studio to finish off her tags.

Tina Guigui Dornbaum  has also created a tag. Tina decorated her tag using one of the new corners from the ModaScrap Romantic Corner die set. For further embellishments Tina has added flowers using the Els van de Burgt Studio Victorian Flowers die set; Curvy Leaves die set, Smile sentiment die and the ModaScrap Dragonfly die set.

Anita Kejriwal has created this fun tote bag which can be used for so many things. To create the bag Anita used patterned paper from the ModaScrap Cucina with Love 12 x 12 Paper Pack. To decorate the tote bag Anita used ModaScrap Lace Corners; Stitched Circles from Els van de Burgt Studio and Krista Schneider’s Tea Time Clear Stamps.

Birgit Norton has created this gorgeous Candleholder for our challenge which is perfect to use with artificial candles. To create the holder Birgit has used the ModaScrap Lace Pocket and then decorated the holder using the Lace Heart and Leafy Branch 5 both from ModaScrap; the Susan’s Garden Dogwood die set and the Scalloped Hearts die set from Els van de Burgt Studio.

Melanie Smith has created a tag using Els van de Burgt Studio’s Tags & More 1 – Lace die set. To decorate her tag Melanie has used the Small Butterfly die set also from Els van de Burgt Studio and the ModaScrap Leafy Branch 4.

Katelyn Grosart shares a fun way to display those photos of our loved ones. Katelyn has used papers from  ModaScrap’s Butterfly Dream; Thinking About .. Polynesia Patterned Paper Packs and White Soft Finish Cardstock to create her photo art piece. For the layers Katelyn has used the Stitched Squares, Stitched Rectangles and Stitched Circles from Els van de Burgt Studio as well as the ModaScrap Stitched Fishtail Banners. To decorate her piece Katelyn has added the ModaScrap Dragonfly and the A Way with Words – Beautiful sentiment.

Sanna Lippert created a Scrapbook layout for our challenge this time round. To create her page Sanna has used Soft Finish Cardstock and papers from the ModaScrap  Thinking about Polynesia & Viaggi Vintage Patterned Paper packs. To decorate her page Sanna used the Dandelion Fluff; Pair of Leaves 1; Pair of Leaves 2; Leafy Branch 2; Leafy Branch 3 and Leafy Branch 4 from ModaScrap and the flower from the Entwined Ovals from Els van de Burgt Studio. Sanna also white embossed sentiments from the Joset Designs Dream Sentiments Clear stamp set. Sanna has included a video on how she created her layout on her blog.

For our final project this week we have Suzanne Cannon from A Way with Words join us to share her amazing pull toys she created.  Suzanne used the A Way with Words – Special Moments; A Way with Words – Together and Soft Finish Cardstock to create this fun project.


Thank you for visiting our blog today. We hope you enjoyed seeing all the wonderful creations our Die Cut Design Team created this month and that it has inspired you to create other items besides cards using your dies. Don’t forget to visit our designers’ blogs by clicking on their names to find out more about each project.

If you would like a chance to win our giveaway, be sure to leave your comment on TODAY’S blog post. We will select three lucky winners in a random drawing and the winners  will be announced here on our blog on Friday, June 9th.

Happy Die Cutting!

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