Stick It Down Design Team Call

Hey have you heard the news?! Stick It Down is having a design team call for the next term that runs from July 2017 – December 2017!

From the Stick It Down page, here are the details:

We are looking for double page team designers and card designers and we’re also looking for sketch designers.

Our next term will run from July to December 2017. Please do not apply if you cannot commit to this time frame.
What you will do:

  • provide one project per month, with possible additional special events during the six month term
  • comment on all submissions as you are assigned
  • post our challenge to your blog and other social media outlets
  • have projects completed and posted one week before the deadline

What you need:

  • an active blog
  • a Facebook account as this is where the DT “meets”
  • a love for sketches
  • organizational and time management skills

What we will do:

  • provide the sketches one month in advance
  • provide your posting schedule and commenting assignments
  • be supportive and encouraging
  • share your photo and your blog link on the SID blog
  • share your project on various social media outlets

How to apply:

  • send an email to Ashley at StickItDownChallenges@gmail.com with the subject line “Design Team Call”
  • include your name and location
  • include a list of current commitments (no experience necessary!)
  • include three of your favorite projects that best display your style and suit the requirements of the team you are applying for (ie submit cards if you are applying for the card team)
  • introduce yourself in few brief sentences
  • If you have experience or are interested in designing sketches, please include a few of your sketch designs in your application as well.

This call is open to everyone, including our current team members, and will run until 11:59pm on May 31. The new team will be notified by June 5 and announced on the SID blog on or around June 12.

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Worth Remembering – Stick It Down Reveal

Hello and happy May! Saturday was National Scrapbook Day so I hope you found some time to be crafty this weekend!  It’s time for the Stick It Down double page team reveal for this month.

I dug into my stash for this one for pictures, papers and embellishments.  The sketch design reminded me somewhat of a quilt, and the Bazzill Basics Worth Remembering line also reminded me of some quilt patterns.  I have an abundance of Creative Escape pictures I haven’t scrapbooked yet so this was the perfect storm.  The final Creative Escape was based on the theme of Worth Remembering, including those papers and vintage feel embellishments.  So here is what I came up with for this month:
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I added some quilt style stitching around the patterned paper sidebars to continue the quilting and vintage feel.  The title was cut on the Silhouette and then some Wink of Stella red glitter was added over top.  Some photo stickers were added from the Simple Stories 24/7 collection as they have a similar colour palette.  And finally the page was finished off with some stamping, journaling, pearls, clear button, and twine.  The paper, flowers, pearls, button and twine are all Bazzill. The stamps are Stampin’ UP! and American Crafts Dear Lizzy.  The ink is Close To My Heart.

Here is the sketch we had for inspiration:

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Hop on over to the Stick It Down blog and see what the rest of the team has created for your inspiration, and then join us in any or all of the sketch challenges for the month.  Linking up gives you a chance to win a prize, or to be a monthly featured designer.  As always, I can’t wait to see what you create this month!

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