Thursday, September 20, 2012

September 2012 Challenges

Hello Sampler fans! I know you're all waiting to see the fabulous September challenges and examples. Right?

This is the September card sketch. I hope it inspires you to make something pretty! Make sure you link your cards at the end of this post to be entered into the challenge.

The design team came up with some fantastic examples using the September kit called Flying High

Card By: Amy Sotolongo

Card By: Shaunna Farral

Card By: Heather Landry

Next, we have the awesome September 2012 layout sketch created by Holly! To participate, use the sketch as inspiration to create your own page.

The design team did an amazing job creating example layouts for this sketch as well. They are all rockin' that Flying High kit!

Layout By: Nancy Keslin

Layout By: Holly King

Layout By: Heather Landry

Layout By: Amy Coose

Here are the details for our card and layout challenge. You have through October 19th to play along.  Enter as many times as you like. Use up some of that stash. (Your supplies do not have to be from a kit but we L.O.V.E. seeing those creations too!)  We will be picking a layout AND card winner.  The winners will receive a "sampling" from The Sampler.  International participants are welcome to join in the fun. (Just give a smidgen extra time to ship!)  Link up below via Mr. Linky! (It's super easy! Just copy and paste a direct link to your photo image or blog post and we will be able to find your entries.) Don't forget to become a follower for more inspiration and news about all of the good stuff going on at The Sampler!


  1. gorgeous work everyone! love everyones projects.

  2. Oh wow! What a great layout sketch. Thanks Nancy for posting that on your blog. I will try to play along!

  3. Entered my take on your awesome sketch.

  4. Great sketches! So fun and versatile. I linked up to the card sketch.

  5. Oh, just realized I linked to my general blog addy and not to the specific post. I don't think I can delete the linky (I'm #3). The card sketch is on my 9/28/2012 blog post.

  6. LOVE these sketches so much that I had to give them a try! I uploaded my take on the card sketch. Now I'm off to work on my layout! :)

  7. And now I posted my layout! Thanks for the great challenge and amazing sketches!

  8. Thanks for the great challenge! Posted mine!

  9. I loved this page sketch - thank you!