Hello everyone! I can’t believe the summer has come and gone already! Now that fall is upon us it’s time to fall back into routines and say goodbye to the lazy days of summer. The Art with Heart Challenge theme for September is “Fall Back”. However you choose to interpret that theme is up to you. Be creative and show us your Art with Heart! To get you started here’s some creative inspiration from the Inspiration Team and Team ATB! Later we’ll take a look at the winner and Top 3 creations from last months challenge.
The ever talented Tracy Evans created a spooky ensemble featuring a haunted Artist Trading Block with an added treat…a Halloween card! No tricks here, just fabulous fall creativity!
Stop by Tracy’s blog for more details on these spooky good projects!
Team ATB member Lisa Hoel has an equally fabulous Artist Trading Block to inspire you. Lisa’s ATB makes me wish I was still in school prepping for my next art class! This amazing creation would certainly make the Art Show don’t you think?
Once again we have a fun Sizzix prize pack up for grabs for the winning entry int the Art with Heart September “Fall Back” Challenge. All you have to do is link up your creation below and include a link to the challenge so others can play along too. This month’s prize is my Candy Drawer Scoreboards die which can be used in a variety of ways. Inspiration Team Member Shelly Hickox has worked wonders with this die. You can check out Shelly’s latest and greatest project using the Candy Drawer HERE.
Now without further ado let’s check out the winner and top 3 from last months challenge…
Augusts winning entry created by Donna Gibson is capital “A” AMAZING! I think you’ll agree that Donna’s Artist Trading Block topiary is the most creative use of ATB’s created yet!
Stop by Donna’s blog for more details on this inspired Artist Trading Block creation!
*Donna email Amy (at) pluckingdaisies (dot) com with your shipping info and choice of die from the Vintage Kitchen Collection (See Die choices HERE) and I will ship your prize out as soon as
Next we have another amazing ATB from Astrid Maclean! Astrid’s Parisian design is an incredible home decor piece filled with artful inspiration inside and out!
Visit Astrid’s blog for more creative details!
Finally, Tonya Trantham shares a magical Alice in Wonderland Junk Journal! You won’t believe the detail in this project, talk about inspiring!
See Tonya’s blog post for more magnificent pics and steps, plus a video!
Congrats to Donna and the Top 3! Big thanks to all for sharing your Art with Heart! Now it’s your turn to share so be sure to link up your creations below. Stay tuned next week for more creative inspiration from the Inspiration Team and Team ATB!
I’m taking off on the Paper Trail 3 this week so follow along with me! You can find details about my latest trip HERE.
Here’s the code for Sept.