Wednesday, May 22, 2013

sketch conversion with Christa Paustenbaugh + Webster's Pages prize

Hello everyone, Christa here with a really fun sketch conversion challenge. When I go through the monthly PageMaps sketches, I often love the 8.5x11 size sketch, but sometimes the format is not big enough for all of my photos. But don't overlook this size sketch, thinking it can't work for you. Converting one to a 12x12 is super easy and I'm here to challenge you to try it! Webster's Pages has joined us for this challenge and will send the lucky winner a collection pack of their new line, Plum Seed.

 
 

Here's the 8.5x11 sketch that I loved so much. Not only is it a great design, but it's also perfect for using up scraps of my favorite bits and pieces that I simply cannot part with! By converting my design to a 12x12 page, I was able to use a larger, single photo of my daughter and it gave me more room for my lengthy journaling and an oversized title.
Here's how my page turned out after converting it to 12x12:
 
 
 
Several members of the Webster's Pages design team also joined in on this challenge and here are their fantastic pages!
 
Iris Babao Uy:
 
 
 
 
Diana Brodeur:
 
 
 
 
Piradee Talvanna:
 
 


Kay Rogers:
 
 
 
Aren't their pages just gorgeous!? They feature the new Plum Seed and Citrus Squeeze collections, and the Plum Seed is up for grabs for this challenge. So here's how you can have a chance to win: create a layout, based on the sketch above, and convert your page to 12x12. This contest starts today and ends at midnight MST on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. The contest is open to everyone, everywhere!
 
Have fun and Happy 7th Anniversary, PageMaps!
 
Christa

 
 
 
 
 
 

43 comments:

Marielle said...

Gorgeous inspirations and beautiful collection:)

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Svetlana said...

Happy Anniversary!!!
Great layouts!

Kathy said...

Love all these page conversions! Thanks for the challenge to covert a smaller sketch....I rarely try this!

Shazza said...

fab pages x

Mendi said...

Beautiful pages and I adore this sketch. I must go check out the Webster Pages product line-up as all these layouts are so pretty--Love the colors of all the collections used!

andi said...

Lovely!

JJsMomSteph said...

Here's my layout: http://scrappysteph.blogspot.com/2013/05/bee-u-ti-ful.html

Scrappin My Way said...

Here is my attempt.

http://scrappinmyway.blogspot.com/

Kelly Massman said...

Here's mine: http://kmassman-scrapbooks-cards.blogspot.com/2013/05/easter-eggs.html

harikaznaw said...

Here's mine: http://www.sweetshoppecommunity.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=284455&title=newfound-freedom&cat=607

Scrappin with the bug said...

How fun. Love the sketch. Here is mine.

Terri

http://scrappinwiththebug.blogspot.com/2013/05/love-to-camp.html

Jean said...

Another great sketch

http://pagesintime.blogspot.com/2013/05/pagemaps.html

diana fernandez said...

This was fun to convert from 8 X 11 to 12 X 12! Thanks for the fabulous challenge, here's my entry: http://creationsforastar.blogspot.com/2013/05/fishing-in-florida.html

{Colleen} said...

Love the Websters products. A great way to use different sketches to suit the photos. Here is my converted layout
http://sortedscrapper.blogspot.co.nz/2013/06/page-maps-anniversary-challenge-sketch.html

Lisa L. said...

Here is mine:

http://api.ning.com/files/QCtScdq7bKZWzEc4xEWdApkahEYmMN0c71SGXAkU8PY1LfvZm8cxE*ebXNu3nXteTQ7KdtOnBd9WHScPidSeS1USQI2fUHh4/IMG_3707.JPG?width=606&height=600

Jessica said...

Gorgeous pages and fabulous sketch!
Converting sketches is a great idea and one I use often. Here is my take:
http://scraplifterdesigns.blogspot.com/2013/06/he-loves-her-new-layout.html

Sabrina said...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/96821982@N07/8918700862/

I tend to be less frilly and decorative, and more about adding as many photos as possible to my pages... so I think I found a nice way to use the sketch within my style.

Chelsea S. said...

I had a hard time converting at first, but like the end result!

http://documentdaily.blogspot.com/2013/06/meeting-grandma-ni-on.html

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TeenaBugg38 said...

Here's mine!
http://teenabugg.blogspot.com/2013/06/im-still-here.html

Ruby said...

This is my version of the sketch. I have converted it into a 12 x12 layout. Here it is:
http://rubym-inspiredscrapper.blogspot.ca/2013/06/sketch-conversion-pagemaps-may-challenge.html

scrappin2babygirls said...

thanks for the fun sketch heres my entry: http://babyjaydensmommy.blogspot.com/2013/06/daisy-picking.html

-jamie
babyblueangel_30@yahoo.com

Elodie said...

I really enjoyed this challenge: thanks!
Here is my entry:
http://nevercutthescrap.blogspot.fr/2013/06/waiting-for-you-bonjour-je-viens-vous.html

Nicolle Kramer said...

Fun challenge! My take is here>>> http://nicollelovesscrapbooking.blogspot.com/2013/06/my-artist-layout-sketch-conversion.html

dlwidder said...

Thanks for a great sketch and fun challenge! Here's my take on it:

http://distressedscrapper.com/2013/06/04/daddys-girl-pagemaps-sketch-challenge-entry/

Leslee said...

Here is my take on the sketch challenge.

http://mtcanuk.blogspot.com/2013/06/one-more-challenge.html

Kiana said...

Here's my conversion:

http://smileshugslove.blogspot.com/2013/06/pagemaps-sketch-conversion.html

Lynn said...

Here's a link to my project converting this sketch to 12 x 12 as well.

http://frommybungalow.blogspot.com/2013/06/hello-friend.html

Beatrice Lawson said...

Fabulous sketch. Here is my conversion to 12" x 12".
http://www.wellcraftedhome.com/1/post/2013/06/pagemaps-sketch-conversion-challenge.html

Monique Nicole Fox said...

Here is my entry:
http://www.scrapbook.com/galleries/199877/view/3958915/-1/0/1.html

Erika Demars said...

another fun sketch...thanks. here is my take

http://erikademars.blogspot.ca/2013/06/i-had-lot-of-fun-with-sketch-from.html#comment-form

Sarah said...

This was a fun one! Here's mine: scrapsbysarah.blogspot.com

Happy Anniversary!!

Debbie said...

Loved working with the sketch!
Here is my layout conversion:
http://lovelifeslittlepleasures.blogspot.com/2013/06/dance.html

E. M. Émond said...

It is a really great sketch. I love it and was really inspired by it. Thanks for all the beautiful inspiration too.

Here is my take on the sketch convert to a 12x12 page:
http://emond-blog.blogspot.ca/2013/06/calin-de-soeurs-pagemaps-sketch-contest.html

Elfe Emond

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

Had fun with this sketch, thanks so much!!! http://www.lisascreativeniche.blogspot.com/2013/06/page-maps-silly-moments.html

Allie Stewart said...

Here is mine, thanks!

http://www.twopeasinabucket.com/gallery/member/288379-alisonleigh21/1926632-3-cousins/

tshupile said...

Thanks for this lovely sketch!
It was sooooo fun!!
Anat (tshupile)

http://tshupile-anat.blogspot.co.il/2013/06/a-perfect-summer-day-my-layout-for-7th.html

Isbaha said...

Here is my page :
http://isbahashome.blogspot.fr/2013/06/a-rainbow-page.html
Thanks for the inspiration !

Celeste B. said...

Love new Webster's Pages collections. Here's my layout made with the sketch.
http://celestebrodnik.blogspot.com/2013/06/splat.html

Kathy said...

Here's my page for this challenge. Fabulous prize!

http://www.scrapbook.com/gallery/image/layout/3961381.html

Karee Sue said...

Here's mine, thanks for the great challenge
http://myblogcoco.blogspot.ca/2013/06/i-create-this-layout-using-page-maps.html

Michelle Price said...

Loved this sketch!
http://simplyprice.blogspot.com/2013/06/use-it-tuesday-drifting-layout.html

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