Category Archives: Challenge

Page Makeover Challenge: Switchback

When I am designing a page, I look at the photo and wonder what style of page would work with it. Artsy with lots of blending and fanciful blended layers or more fun with patterned paper and jam-packed with elements … Continue reading

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Let’s Blend! Scrapbooking Challenge

Hi everyone and welcome to September’s Let’s Blend! Challenge. This month, we are going to do something a bit different. Until Katie posted one of her blending/painting tutorials, I never blended anything with brushes. I always used a mask. Once … Continue reading

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Elemental Challenge: Glittery Goodness

Time for another elemental challenge, and this month has been about birthdays in my household – my daughter and I both had birthdays recently, and we celebrated in style! Glitter seemed like the perfect element to scrap all of this birthday … Continue reading

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One Kit Wonder-a new scrapbook challenge!

Hello and welcome to our newest challenge, “One Kit Wonder!” For this challenge, you will be asked to use only one kit of our choosing to design your page. Well, let me take that back. Maybe this challenge should be … Continue reading

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Scrap This! Back to School

Welcome to a brand new challenge here at DD, hosted each month by Liz and me. We’ll give you the pictures to scrap, and you show us what you do with them. Such a deal! We thought we’d start with … Continue reading

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The Story Scrapbook Challenge

September … my favourite month of the year.  Mainly because in the southern hemisphere we are done with winter!  Sorry northern hemisphere people, I’m ready to hand it back to you.   Plus I love September because I’m a big kid … Continue reading

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Scrapbook Challenge: Chart It

Welcome to the Chart It challenge! The inspiration for this challenge is based on infographics – how to convey information clearly while creating a visually appealing image. Doesn’t that sound like exactly what scrapbooking is all about? There is a … Continue reading

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Home Decor Challenge: Bold Color

Happy Hump Day All! Hillarey here with our second installment of the Home Decor Challenge. This months challenge features bold colors and textures! That table is the most striking piece of furniture I’ve seen, combined with the beautiful mirror and … Continue reading

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Page Makeover Challenge: Fresh Start

August always seems like the beginning of a new year. I guess it is because as a teacher, it is time to get the classroom ready for a brand new group of students. It is a great opportunity to start … Continue reading

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Type-A . . . choose a favorite DD Alpha + a favorite font

Today the typography challenge is a “bare basics” challenge . . . and is a challenge, which I think that most everyone will find may be an easy-peasy one to do.  Not much thinking involved today . . . which is a good … Continue reading

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