Tuesday, 31 January 2012

DT CALL - Reminder!! Last Day!

Hey all - - just a reminder that today is the last day to get your applications in for our DT Call!!  We want to see lots of fresh new faces - so don't be shy!! Give it a shot!

All you need to do is select one of our January challenges to play along with, link your project up in our sidebar, and add "DT" beside your name to let us know you are interested in applying!!

GOOD LUCK TO ALL!!!

Thursday, 26 January 2012

"Turn Turn Turn" by The Byrds & a DT Call!

Hey everyone! Carla here with you today to reveal our 3rd January challenge, but before I get to that....A reminder - - We are looking for some fresh new faces to add to our current list of super-star designers! We are looking for YOU! We will be accepting applications until January 31st and our new DT will be announced the first challenge in February! The term is running from February-August 2012. You are required to participate in 2 challenges a month. You will be given the challenges a month in advance. As a member of our DT you will need to promote the challenge on your blog, facebook or twitter account. You will also be required to comment on participants entries. No prior DT experience needed! To apply for our DT, just take part in any of our January challenges, and be sure to put "DT" next to you name in the linky so we know you're interested, simple right?

Now....on to January Week 3!! Our month long theme for January is the "New Year" and this week we have the classic song "Turn, Turn, Turn" by the Byrds up on the playlist!! We hope you'll be inspired by the title, the great lyrics, or the general idea of the song itself!

Don't forget - you have until January 31st to play along and link up with us in the sidebar to be entered in this month's prize draw!
And now - our designer takes on this week's song:

Dana





So now it is your turn!! We can't wait to see how this song inspires you!! Be sure to link up your projects in our sidebar and don't forget to add "DT" beside your name if you'd like to be considered for our Design Team call!! Good luck!!

Thursday, 19 January 2012

"It's the End of the World As We Know It" by REM and a DT call!!

Hello and Happy Thursday! Tiffany here with our 2nd January challenge, but before I get to that....We are looking for some fresh new faces to add to our current list of super-star designers!  We are looking for YOU!  We will be accepting applications until January 31st and our new DT will be announced the first challenge in February!  The term is running from February-August 2012.  You are required to participate in 2 challenges a month.  You will be given the challenges a month in advance.  As a member of our DT you will need to promote the challenge on your blog, facebook or twitter account.  You will also be required to comment on participants entries. No prior DT experience needed! To apply for our DT, just take part in any of our January challenges, and be sure to put "DT" next to you name in the linky so we know you're interested, simple right?

Now....on to our 2nd January challenge!! In keeping with our "New Year" theme for January, this week we're scrapping along to the song "It's the End of the World as We Know It" by REM!  
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As always you can use the Lyrics, Title or song for inspiration.  Have your layouts or projects linked up by the end of the month to be entered into the drawing for this month's prize.  And now here's the...



Want to join in the playlist? Create a project inspired by REM's "Its the End of the World as we Know It" and share it with us!You have until January 31st to link up your projects over on our sidebar, and when you do you'll be entered to win a fabulous collection of Glossy Greetings from my Etsy Shop! And don't forget to put DT next to your name if you'd like to considered for our DT Call!!

Thursday, 12 January 2012

New Challenge- Our New Years Playlist & a DT Call!!

Happy New Year to all of our Scrap It With a Song friends! Tiffany here with our first challenge for 2012, but before I get to that....We are looking for some fresh new faces to add to our current list of super-star designers!  We are looking for YOU!  We will be accepting applications until January 31st and our new DT will be announced the first challenge in February!  The term is running from February-August 2012.  You are required to participate in 2 challenges a month.  You will be given the challenges a month in advance.  As a member of our DT you will need to promote the challenge on your blog, facebook or twitter account.  You will also be required to comment on participants entries. No prior DT experience needed! To apply for our DT, just take part in any of our January challenges, and be sure to put "DT" next to you name in the linky so we know you're interested, simple right?


Now....on to our first challenge of 2012!! What does the new year mean to you? For some it's about celebrations, for others it's about changes, or maybe it's all about setting (and reaching) new goals. This week our challenge is to create a project (layout, card, or other) based on any New Years song of your choice!   Please be sure to let us know which song inspired your creation if it isn't obvious. We hope this challenge helps get you singing your way to a great 2012!   

All of our January challenges will run until the end of the month, so we hope you'll have a chance to play along! Now let's see what some of the design team has on their New Years Playlist!!

chose Queen's "Don't Stop Me Know"

used the song "New Years Day" by U2 (her title is a line from the lyrics)

was inspired by the song "Feeling Good" by Muse (her title is from the lyrics)

used the line "sick and tired" from the song "January" by Pilot

found inspiration in the song "Next Year" by Foo Fighters

Want to join in the playlist? Create a project inspired by your favorite New Years song and share it with us!You have until January 31st to link up your projects over on our sidebar, and when you do you'll be entered to win a fabulous collection of Glossy Greetings from my Etsy Shop! And don't forget to put DT next to your name if you'd like to considered for our DT Call!!

Sunday, 8 January 2012

December Tops & Some Changes!

Thank you all for all your beautiful work on the challenges in December!  We had some amazing entries!  There were a few that stuck out and here are the Top 3 voted from the DT.

For the "I heard the Bells on Christmas Day" Challenge, The DT voted Julie at the top entry!!  Congrats Julie!



For the "I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas" Challenge, The DT voted Abby as the top entry!! Congrats Abby and I'm sorry to hear about your hard drive :(


For the open challenge on choose your own Christmas Carol challenge!  The DT voted Jan's project as the top entry!!  Such a cute idea!


Thank you all for your projects!  So many beautiful cards and layouts!  The overall random winner of the amazing prize that DT Jennifer Shaw donated is...... drumroll..........

Katie Butler!!!

Katie please contact Jennifer to get your amazing prize!!!


So now some changes are in the work here at Scrap it With a Song... I'm moving on.  Tiffany has stepped up and is taking over the top Pop Gal position and will be running the blog with the amazing Carla!  I wish you ladies the best and I enjoyed the year I spent running things!  I know that you both will be amazing and I wish you all the best!
As well as me leaving, Kylie and Kelly have also stepped down from their positions here at SIWAS.  I'm sure that the girls have a few more changes and quite possibly a DT call, so stay tuned and I look forward to checking back in when life calms down!  Thank you all!!!