Hello everyone and happy Thursday to you all! It's the first Thursday of the month so you know what that means, right? It's time for our next Mix It Up Challenge!!!! This month...... We are mixing it up with..... (notice the dot dot dots.... of anticipation) - CONCORD & 9TH!
Before I get on to the challenge and amazing inspiration from our guest artists, let's first congratulate the winner of our last Pin-Sights Challenge! Remember, you could win a $50 shopping spree to the Ellen Hutson store just by playing along in our challenges. Our randomly selected participant (courtesy of random.org) is: Crafty Paws. Congratulations! Please email me at laurelbeard at me dot com to claim your prize!
The Mix It Up Challenge is a challenge where we invite one manufacturer to contribute a design that combines both Essentials by Ellen stamps/dies with their product to inspire you all!
I am excited to share a project to you by the amazing Angie of Concord & 9th! Angie is the owner and illustrator of the line and it's fantastic! She is using both Essentials by Ellen product and Concord & 9th products in her designs. All the supplies used in the projects today are linked towards the end of this post. Now let me just pause right here and say WOW! She made FOUR projects for this challenge and my mind was blown when she emailed them over to me... Get ready and please, don't fall off your chair! These are just awesome:
I told you so! WOW! I hope it inspires you! Make sure to head on over to her blog for more information and details on how she created her cards! She will also have some more photos and close ups of these beauties so be sure to check it out! Thank you so much for joining us today Angie!
I also made a couple of cards for the challenge. I'll have more photos and details over on my blog as well!
Now it's time where we invite YOU to play along in our challenge! ALL CHALLENGE ENTRIES WILL BE PINNED TO OUR ELLEN HUTSON PINTEREST PAGE! And don't forget to add your entries to our Ellen Hutson Flickr page too!
- To qualify, simply combine and Essentials by Ellen product and Concord & 9th product! You can create anything your heart desires! A card, mixed media art, art journaling, framed art, home decor.... It's totally up to you what you want to make!
- We will randomly select one challenge participant to receive a $50 gift certificate to the Ellen Hutson store!!!!
- You have until September 13th to link up your projects! You will find the link up at the end of this post. The winner will be announced on September 15th!
Please link up your submissions below: