Sunday, July 29, 2012

Studio 12 from Polkadoodles- a giveaway

It's giveaway time over on the Studio 12 from Polkadoodles blog. It is a very easy one to enter..... you need to follow the blog, put a note about the Studio 12 blog on a post or in your sidebar and leave a comment on the giveaway post.

I came across this gorgeous green countryside image on the Picknix CD, and it reminded me of the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games. I'm already obsessed, I lurve the Olympics, and I enjoyed the opening ceremony immensely. For me, it was a slice of what it feels like to be British, a little bit tongue in cheek, self-deprecating, but very proud to be part of our country. So, I made a journal page to celebrate!

The red and blue swipes are Distress Ink pads- Festive berries and Salty ocean. The clouds have doodled strings, to echo the ones that were led round the Olympic stadium. The green hills and tree have flags made from sections of the fab measuring tape image. I did a little bit of journalling, but not much as I wanted it to stay quite open and clean.

Go Team GB!

I'm entering this into the following challenges:

Secret Crafter Saturday challenge- Bright and cheerful
Crafts and Me challenge- Anything goes
Try it on Tuesday- So very British


  1. colour zest filled and bright, thank you for joining us at TIOT.EE

  2. I love that. The Opening Ceremony was brilliant - made me so proud to be British. It was funny, moving and entertaining - and the music was fab. Ali x

  3. what a gorgeous creation, thank you so much for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have candy if you are interested and have not already joined me for my celebrations :)

  4. Oh Lisa that is so cool! I am besotted by the Olympics too, especially as it is here in London!! (My OH isn't so enamoured of all the extra people on the tube however). Great project and thanks for joining us at TioT. Cindy

  5. What a wonderful page. So original and colourful. Love it! thanks for joining us at TIOT and have a great day. Angela


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