Join Laurie Schmidlin today as she shares how to create faux gilded leaves – perfect for autumn projects!


  • STAMPS:  Leaf Prints, Words to Live By: Gratitude, Text & Texture: Wood Slices
  • INK:  Kraft, True Black, Versafine Black Onyx, Versamark
  • PAPER:  Kraft, Scarlet Jewel
  • DIES:  Leaf Prints, Words to Live By: Gratitude, Noted: Simply Stitched A2 Vertical die set
  • OTHER:  Platinum embossing powder, Gold embossing powder, Copper embossing powder, Watercolor paint, Wooden heart

CLICK HERE to visit Laurie’s blog to see more!

If you are joining along this week, here are the details concerning the Make It Monday Challenge.

  • A new Make It Monday Challenge will go up on Monday mornings at 9am ET.
  • Create a project utilizing your take on the challenge. Your project must use at least one Papertrey product and include faux gilding like Laurie shared in the video.
  • Please enter NEW projects only.
  • Post your project on your blog, in your gallery or on any other photo-hosting site (such as photobucket or flickr).
  • Add your project to our InLinkz list below.  ONLY ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PLEASE.
  • You will have until 6am ET, Monday, September 24th, to add your link to the list to be eligible to win.
  • One randomly selected winner will be chosen from ALL the entries on Monday, September 24th, after 6am. The winner will be posted here on this blog post, on Twitter and Facebook. The randomly selected winner will get a $25 PTI gift certificate to spend however they like!


Congratulations, Linda S.! Please send an email to customer service and provide them with your full name and the email address you would like your gift certificate sent to. Thanks so much to everyone for playing along!

Heather Nichols

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