May 2017 Blog Hop

By May 25, 2017Blog Hop

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Today we are excited to present the BIG monthly Blog Hop that Papertrey Ink hosts for all of its talented customers to show off their skills! The Blog Hop is an ALL DAY EVENT!  An Inlinkz list is posted below and you can add your link anytime up until 11:30pm ET.  And don't worry if you didn't get a chance to make a project and play along, there is a contest for non-participants as well over in our forum in the designated thread. I look forward to seeing all of your creativity!

What
A day dedicated to seeking inspiration through projects utilizing Papertrey Ink products. This event allows all of our customers who enjoy sharing inspiration & artwork with their peers do so through their personal blogs.

When

Today, 10am ET until 11:30pm ET.

The-Challenge  

Blog Hop Inspiration

print designed by the talented irtsya, purchase a variety of items with this pattern HERE

I love that this floral print is a little outside the box. With blue toned leaves and all the peach and berry tones of the blooms. There is an amazing softness to the print achieved with watercoloring and speckles. Pull some of these elements out to create your very own project. Mix in some of your favorite floral products and a fabulous sentiment. Try your hand at a watercoloring technique that you haven't been brave enough to attempt before. Experiment and maybe you will discover a whole new side to your artistry!

Schedule-of-Events

 -Participating bloggers can add their link to the appropriate list here anytime between 10am ET and 11:30pm ET on May 25th within the InLinkz list below. The title of your post should be "Papertrey May Blog Hop Challenge".

-Only one entry per person please.

-Customers & participants alike can peruse all of the links and absorb all of the amazing inspiration that will be shared!

-After you have made your way through the list, simply return to our forum and participate in all of the fun!

-You can chit chat with everyone in the Blog Hop forum! Take this time to praise your peers efforts, discuss anything new you might have learned and which projects really offered something unique!

-The three random blogger participant winners will be announced Friday morning on our forum and highlighted here on my blog!

-You can enter our Blog Hop Forum contest. There is a special thread posted in our forum specifically for this purpose asking a question. Please only post once, as the winner will be picked via the Random Number Generator. The forum contest will end at midnight ET and the winner announced Friday morning.

-Create a project while you are here, using the new inspiration you have gathered from the Blog Hop. You can post your projects in the gallery, even if you do not have a blog! We are looking forward to all the fun today!  Thank you for joining us!

EDITED TO ADD RANDOMLY SELECTED WINNERS:

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Marcia Hill embossed and watercolored a beautiful peony flower and tucked it into the prettiest little teacup. The tone on tone background and frame die cut detail are perfection!

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Diana L. created a beautiful floral background with a soft watercolor effect. Her bright die cut sentiment is the perfect touch and coordinates beautifully with the background.

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Cindy Boney created a beautiful floral background that tied in the colors of the inspiration piece perfectly. The way she masked the background to create a spot for the sentiment is genius!

Congratulations to the winners! Please email customer service and provide them with the email address you would like your gift certificate sent to. Thank you to everyone who played along! There were some truly amazing projects submitted!

Nichole Heady

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