Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday Challenge 74

Friday greetings to you and welcome the blog.

It's the first Friday of April and time to reveal our new brand new challenge for the month!

Apologies for the brief delay, our Link List is experiencing a hiccup, but we will update this post as soon as possible. For now, please include your link in the comments until we are up again. Also, stay tuned for the winner announcement for Challenge 73 this weekend.


Welcome to this month's Quick Quotes challenge, Alicia sharing today.  

I chose FLOWERS as our April challenge theme. I've created a mini bouquet of lilies for my inspiration and a wrap for the milk bottle vase.  

The steps are to create these beauties are not difficult but can take a bit of time:

  1. Die cut Quick Quotes Mulberry Paper Pack (tip use washi tape to hold your dies in place)
  2. Ink edges with Desert Sun PowderPuff Chalking Ink
  3. Ink other flower parts and create details with a marker
  4. Ink wood skewers with Light Moss PowderPuff Chalking Ink
  5. Shape flowers with tools or fingers
  6. Attach leaves and flowers to skewers with glue and/or glue dots

Here are some of the details:

I hope you are inspired to create a project with flowers for this month's Quick Quotes challenge.

Quick Quotes Products:
Honeycomb 105 (leaves)

Other Products:
Sizzix Susan's Garden Lily die set
Stampin Up Badges & Banners stamp set with badge punch
Distress Walnut Stain Pen

Thank you so much for stopping by!  Don't forget to play along this month!


The Rules:
  • This month's challenge theme is "Flowers".
  • Create a layout, card, tag or off the page project using different shapes as the feature of your design - be creative!
  • You can create any kind of project, just follow the challenge criteria above.
  • Of course we would LOVE to see Quick Quotes products used on your project, but it's not a requirement to play.
  • You may use any products to participate in the challenge.
  • No back posting allowed, projects must be newly created for this challenge.
  • One (1) entry per person, per challenge please.

We can't wait to see what you create this month!
Challenge begins today and is open until 11:55 pm PST on 4/25.


  • The 'Top 3,' as chosen by our Design Team, will have bragging rights with a 'Top 3 Fave' button to display on their own blogs. Everyone who participates will be entered to win the prize for this challenge.
  • Use the InLinkz button at the bottom of this post to link up your project. If Link tool is unavailable, please include the direct link in your blog comment on this post.
  • Don't have a blog? You can also link to a photo in a gallery like Photobucket or
  • The Linky Tool will ask you for the direct link to your project, not just your blog address.
  • Click on your projects specific url and copy/paste it to link up.

(*QQ Prize Disclaimer: Prize contest open to US residents only.
If you live outside the US and play, you are responsible for any shipping costs for prizes won.
The $25 gift certificate excludes shipping costs.)

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Fikreta said...

oh wow!
this is amazing!
love it!
I must try it!

vicky's scrapping passion said...

Wonderful flower. The powderPuff ink is a wonderful addition to it. Love it.
Here is my link:
Thanks for hosting this flower challenge.

ike said...

Super amazing lillies :-) Thank you for this Challenge xx

Sue's Paper Crafts said...

WOW!! Your flowers are stunning, Alicia. Thanks for the fun challenge.