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#1- Treat of the month - 1 point


2 - This Way Or That? Use an arrow (or 20) on a layout. (1 point)


12 - The First Postage Stamp was introduced in May 1840. Use postage stamp elements on a layout to show your love for snail mail. ( 1 point + 1 NR point- KCB's Tropical Hideaway 5/23)


17 - Use the snazzy site design*sponge as inspiration for the composition of your next page. (1 point)- I was inspired by the plate Wall picture


20 - Typographic Alignment - the way your type is aligned can make a dramatic difference on a page. Create a layout where the alignment of your text plays an important design role whether it be centered under a title or aligned to the edge of a photo. (1 point)


22 - Penny Candy Playdate - Scrap along with one of our Penny Candy Playdates from the blog this month! (2 points) - I did Darcy's Pokey Spots Alphas from 5/6


23 - Be Inspired - "Love is the only flower that grows and blossoms without the aid of the seasons." - Kahlil Gibran (2 points + 1 NR point- Fee's Gypsy 5/29)


30 - Digiscrap Rewind: Recreate a layout you've done in the past to make it bigger and better than ever. Add that journaling you skimped on before, update the style and design vibe or share what you were REALLY thinking at the time to make it more personal, sentimental and significant to those who will reflect back on the memory in the future. (share the original layout and the updated version in your portfolio point tracker post to earn both points)(2 point +1 NR point- Flying High by Dani Mogstad 5/15)
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31 - Second Chances - go back and scrap layouts for 3 challenges you didn't complete in our previous monthly portfolios to earn 5 points. Please note the original month and challenge number in this month's portfolio to earn full points for this challenge. (5 points total- 5/5+ 1 NR Point from Cindy's Double Template 5/10)
a. March #25 - As March is the 3rd month of the year, it's the perfect time to learn about the Rule of Thirds. Study up and use the rule to create a layout that follows this simple and effective design technique.

b. April #10 - Use the AMAZING color inspiration at House of Turquoise to create a layout that celebrates this gorgeous springy color! Don't miss checking out the links to various rooms to see the color in action throughout various areas of the house too!

c. March #7 - Create a layout that features journaling using Text on a Path or fake it by running your journaling around the edges of your photo or page by turning single lines of text in 90 degree angles. (mine uses text on a path for writing inside the circle)


33 - April Showers bring May FLOWERS! There are so many amazing ways to make hybrid flowers, and this month we're challenging you to make your own flowers using printed papers to create a gift that's perfect for Mother's Day or a dimensional hybrid layout that you'll treasure. Don't skip this challenge because you're afraid of hybrid - you can do it! Here's some amazing inspiration... (10 points)

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Blog Bonus #2- Template by Nikki (1 point +1 NR point- paint and craft alpha by Dani Mogstad 5/15)


iNSD Cookie Challenge- 1 point


33 total points including 5 NR
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Old 05-11-2010, 07:56 AM
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Wow....haven't been here in a awhile but I am loving the new challenges. Here is my spot!

1 - Lift a layout by Denise, our Treat of the Month for May, and get to know her better in this month's special feature.


2 - This Way Or That? Use an arrow (or 20) on a layout.


Point Total: 2 Points
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Old 05-11-2010, 08:10 AM
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Newbie playing along..

1 - Lift a layout by Denise, our Treat of the Month for May, and get to know her better in this month's special feature. 1pt


2 - This Way Or That? Use an arrow (or 20) on a layout. 1pts


4 – “Smile” – Scrap it in honor of May being National Smile Month! 3pts (2NR-CS Template pack 52 & TR BSM20 5/8)


6 - Use the incredibly sweet inspiration at Love Is Comix to scrap a layout! 1pts


12 - The First Postage Stamp was introduced in May 1840. Use stamp elements on a layout to show your love for snail mail. 2pts (NR SC & LB Mommy's Boys Collab 5/8)



Total Pts-8

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Old 05-11-2010, 09:37 AM
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1 - Lift a layout by Denise, our Treat of the Month for May, and get to know her better in this month's special feature. = 1. pt.




2 - This Way Or That? Use an arrow (or 20) on a layout.= 1pt.




3 - That's so Pun-y! Use a pun in the title of your layout = 1 pt.



4 - "Smile" - Scrap it in honor of May being National Smile Month! = 1pt. + 1NR pt. (Heather Roselli's Shiny Happy People posted on 5/22) = 2 pts.



6 - Use the incredibly sweet inspiration at Love Is Comix to scrap a layout!= 1pt + 1NR pt (Heather Roselli's Shiny Happy People) = 2pts.



9 - Scrap a layout featuring lyrics from a number one song in the year you were born! (My song is Alan O'Day - Undercover Angel)= 1pt.



13 - May 1st is Mother Goose Day! Create a layout using a classic Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme as inspiration. = 1pt




15 - Check out the gooey adorableness at CuteOverload.com and then scrap your favorite furry friend in honor of National Pet Week! = 1 pt + 1 NR pt (Heather Roselli's Radically Rodents posted on 05/31/10) = 2pts.




21 - Use the thought provoking inspiration at Baby Love Letters to choose a topic and create a layout which includes a letter to your child, a loved one or even yourself. =2 pts. I used the prompt about what things were like when I was a child.



23 - Be Inspired - "Love is the only flower that grows and blossoms without the aid of the seasons." - Kahlil Gibran = 2 pts.




24 - Use one of these 12 Inspiring Ideas to take a unique photo and scrap it!
I used the grainy photo idea = 2 pts.



26 - They say you can learn something every day. What have you learned today? = 2 pts.



30 - Digiscrap Rewind: Recreate a layout you've done in the past to make it bigger and better than ever. = 2pts. + 1 NR pt. (Fee Jardine's Gypsy, posted on 5/22) = 3pts.

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Total Points = 22. pts.
Total NR points used = 4
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Old 05-15-2010, 01:26 AM
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My very first portfolio:

1 - Treat of the Month = 1 pt


Total Points = 1
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Old 05-15-2010, 06:18 AM
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4 - “Smile” - Scrap it in honor of May being National Smile Month! (1 pt)


21 - Baby Love Letter #131 (2 pts)


23 - Be Inspired - “Love is the only flower that grows and blossoms without the aid of the seasons.” - Kahlil Gibran (2 pts + 1 NR pt), using Traci Reed's Dandelion Fluff


24 - Use one of these 12 Inspiring Ideas to take a unique photo and scrap it! (2 pts + 1 NR pt) - using Close to My Heart by Melissa Bennett


26 - They say you can learn something every day. What have you learned today? (2 pts)


27 - Make the ordinary extraordinary! Use the incredibly cool inspiration and mission at CardonCopy to add something special to your next layout! (2 pts)


28 - Teacher Appreciation Week is May 3-7. Scrap a layout about your child’s favorite teacher or a teacher who impacted your life in some way. Teachers plant seeds of knowledge that grow forever! (2 pts + 1 NR pt), using Krystal Hartley's I Believe in Yesterday


29 - Keep a notebook & pen handy for one week and write down the little things in your life you often forget (cute kid convos, projects you want to do, important thoughts, etc.). Create a layout based on what you record.(2 pts)



31 - Second chances (5 pts)
April #1


April #12


April #21


32 - Book of Me (5 pts)

32b - If money was no object, I would...


32c - I get stressed out when... (+1NR pt) - using Connected With Me by Traci Reed


32e - At night, I dream about...


Bonus #2 (1 pt + 1 NR pt), using Melissa Bennett's Berry Sweet


Total: 31 pts
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Old 05-15-2010, 02:05 PM
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1 - Treat of the month = 1 pt


2 - This Way Or That? Use an arrow (or 20) on a layout = 1 pt + 1nr pt = 2 pts


4 - “Smile” - Scrap it = 1 pt


20 - Typographic Alignment = 1pt + 1nr pt = 2 pts


25 - Scrap a sentimental layout about Motherhood = 2 pts



iNSD challenges:

Cookie - 1 pt


Inspiration - 1 pt


TOTAL POINTS: 10 points
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1 - Lift of the TOTM Denise - 1pt.



4 - Smile 1pt.



32c - I Get Stressed Out When 5 pts



32d - My Name



32e - At Night I Dream About



Bonus #3 - Featured Designer Christy Lyle 1 pt. + 1NR pt.

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10-The Kid Dictionary-create a layout that defines a word you or your children use that have their own special meaning-uses new release Flying High from Dani Mogstad- 2 pts.

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Old 05-16-2010, 01:13 PM
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Okay I'm gonna give it a go! Hope I'm doing it right...

1 - Treat of the Month for May - 1pt



2 - This Way Or That? Use an arrow (or 20) on a layout. 1pt + 1NR (released 5/22 uploaded 5/27)




4 - "Smile" - Scrap it in honor of May being National Smile Month! 1pt




6 - Use the incredibly sweet inspiration at Love Is Comix to scrap a layout! -1pt + NR 1pt (NR 5/15 posted 5/16)

Inspired by http://loveiscomix.com/20040521/



14 - Out of the Box! Create a layout with NO squares or rectangles. (A Square background is ok) 1pt




20 - Typographic Alignment - the way your type is aligned can make a dramatic difference on a page. Create a layout where the alignment of your text plays an important design role whether it be centered under a title or aligned to the edge of a photo. 1pt



31 - Second Chances - 5pts + 1NR

April 32c - Inside my purse is... (NR 5/15 posted 5/18)


Jan 31b - 10 things I Love About Me


Jan 31d - If a song turned on when I walked in the room, it would be...


32 - Book of Me 2010


32d - My Name: love it, hate it, a little bit about it...




Challenge Points - 11
New Release points - 3
Total Points: 14
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24 - Use one of these 12 Inspiring Ideas to take a unique photo and scrap it! {{2points}}



1 - Lift of Denise {{1point}}


31 - Second Chance {{5points}}
Layout 1/3 - Jan 9th -Jan looks like...


I confused and did a lift for the bonus #2 and now I realize it's a cookie challenge. dah! Ready to do it now...

Bonus #1 - hybrid project inspired by Andrea's Gallery {{1point}}



TOTAL: 4 points

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Old 05-18-2010, 12:43 AM
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#25 - Scrap a sentimental layout about Motherhood which features significant and meaningful journaling.
2 points + 1 NR point (Flying High by Dani Mogstad) 3 points total



3 points total

#1 - Lift a layout by Denise, our Treat of the Month for May, and get to know her better in this month's special feature.
1 point + 1 NR point (Berry Sweet by Melissa Bennet) 2 points total



32 - Book of Me 2010 3 layouts combined for 5 points +3 NR points

32d - My Name: love it, hate it, a little bit about it... 1 NR point for using Darcy Baldwin's DJB Coffee Shoppe Espresso.



32b - If money was no object, I would... 1 NR point for using Kristin Cronin Barrows Tropical Hideaway



32c - I get stressed out when... 1 NR point for using Lauren Grier's Day One



33 - April Showers bring May FLOWERS! 10 points




Total: 23 points

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Not sure how many I'll get done in the next week, but at least I did one.

#2: Use an arrow -- 1 pt challenge (plus used NR Dirt Don't Hurt, LO 5/24): 2 pts



TOTAL: 2 PTS
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Old 05-28-2010, 09:11 PM
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My first post and my first attempt at a portfolio... LOVE all the inspiration here!!

#1 Treat of the Month Lift - 1 Point



#2 This Way or That? - 1 Point



#9 - Song Lyrics - 1 Point



#10 Kid Dictionary - 1 Point



#18 White on White - 1 Point



#20 Typographic Alignment - 1 Point



#22 Penny Candy Playdate - Pokey Spots (Darcy Baldwin) - 2 Points



#28 Teacher Appreciation - 2 Points



#31 Second Chances - 5 Points

(from March - #13 Lucky - Scrap It! Challenge)



(from March - #20 March Madness)



(from March - #29 Ali Edwards Punch Collage Inspiration)



#32 Book of Me - 5 Points

#32b - Money No Object



#32d - My Name



#32e - Dreams



#33 - May Flowers Hybrid Challenge - 10 Points




Total Points: 30 (Whew!!)

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