January 2018 Washi Challenge - Updated with Winner

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January 2018 Washi Challenge - Updated with Winner

Post by mgehrke » Fri Dec 29, 2017 1:58 pm

I wish I were a millionaire - I would award all of you because all of the pages you Cherries did were fantastic. I loved them all. Thank you to each an everyone of you for stepping outside of the box and participating. Using Random.Org #14 is the winner.......SherrieLynne Image You should receive your GC shortly. Again thank you everyone for participating. You are all awesome!!!

Here Ye Here Ye - the Queen of Washi is back and completely ready for fun with Washi. First I would like to thank Charlene for taking over for me in my absence. I looked back and found that I have not done this challenge in over a year Image Wow I didn't think it was that long, but when I look back, yep it sure was. We had so many projects going this past year. Oh remind me to NEVER do a bathroom and kitchen remodel at the same time. YIKES!!! Talk about being pulled from both sides. Not only did we do the bathroom and kitchen, we also had our entire backyard scraped and sodded. More landscaping in the front yard was done and also many DIY projects. Not to mention we had company here and there through out the summer. Orahn's baptism and other celebrations. As I look back, I wonder where 2017 went. I feel like I blinked and it is almost gone. I hadn't scrapped since last February til November with the exception of a retreat in April (which I never unpacked for, so I was good to go for the November retreat). My scrappy room was a disaster but the past 2 days I have it back in working order. I've been finishing LOs that I started at the April and November retreat with a few others for challenges. I am so ready to do this.

So for the first Washi challenge of 2018, I would like to see you make 4 rows of zigzags with your Washi. Let me tell you, this takes time and patience. I actually had to get DH involved, as I couldn't get my points to match up for the life of me. Once he showed me what I was doing wrong, it went pretty smoothly and I love how it turned out.  

I am going to give you all the opportunity of 4 entries from one LO.
  • Entry 1 - Your LO must contain 4 rows of zigzags made out of Washi.
  • Entry 2 - Using a second Washi - frame at least 1 of your pictures.
  • Entry 3 - Hey go right ahead and scraplift my example below Image
  • Entry 4 - Using a third Washi - if you scraplifted my example, Washi around your patterned paper that is behind your photos like I did.
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Rules:
  • For Paper, Digi, Hybrid Scrappers and Card Makers.
  • Post to this thread by midnight January 31, 2018 - CST
  • Only 2 entries permitted since there is the opportunity of 4 entries per LO.
  • I will randomly choose a winner for a $5 ACOT Gift Certificate.
  • May not be combined with any other challenge with the exception of the 30/30 Challenge.
  • Please have fun with this. There's no right or wrong way to use your Washi Image
Participating Cherries:
  1. Tammey
  2. Tammey (bonus entry)
  3. Tammey (bonus entry)
  4. Tammey (bonus entry)
  5. Retiree3
  6. Retiree3 (bonus entry)
  7. Retiree3 (bonus entry)
  8. Retiree3 (bonus entry)
  9. Charleneanne
  10. 1scrappymom
  11. 1scrappymom (bonus entry)
  12. 1scrappymom (bonus entry)
  13. 1scrappymom (bonus entry)
  14. SherrieLynne
  15. blbabe1234
  16. blbabe1234 (bonus entry)
  17. Berta R.
  18. Linda S.
  19. Joannie
  20. Yankeegirl
  21. Yankeegirl (bonus entry)
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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by Charleneanne » Fri Dec 29, 2017 2:43 pm

Wowee  great challenge.  Love that you are back
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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by mgehrke » Fri Dec 29, 2017 3:00 pm

Charleneanne wrote:Wowee  great challenge.  Love that you are back
Thank you so much for keeping the Washi Challenge alive and having the Cherries use their Washi Image 
Mildred - Mom to 2 girls and a husband (I tell people that I am a single mom of 3. Ages 54, 32 and 26) lol. And now a Grandma to Orahn and Sawyer.

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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by blbabe1234 » Fri Dec 29, 2017 4:53 pm

OMGoodness, wonderful layout AND challenge
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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by suewho372 » Fri Dec 29, 2017 10:46 pm

Wow you are a brave woman going through all of that at the same time!!! Glad you are back! Charleanne was amazing for you! 
Great challenge and what an awesome layout! Those photos are adorable! I got washi for Christmas!!! Whoo hoo so I need to use it! 
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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by Shutterbug » Sat Dec 30, 2017 11:48 pm

Wow. that will be a challenge. I love your Layout! So cute.
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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by joannie » Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:52 am

Glad you're back Mildred!! Love the challenge!

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Post by Yankeegirl » Tue Jan 02, 2018 4:09 pm

Love that page example!  Cute way to zig and zag your washi!
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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by Tammey » Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:11 pm

For the Washi Challenge I did all 4 entries. 
1. zig zags-blue and white
2. framed photo with black and white skinny stripes
3. lifted your layout
4. dark blue washi behind pattern paper

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Post by Retiree3 » Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:59 pm

I did all 4 entries.

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Post by mgehrke » Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:59 pm

tmp718 wrote:For the Washi Challenge I did all 4 entries. 
1. zig zags-blue and white
2. framed photo with black and white skinny stripes
3. lifted your layout
4. dark blue washi behind pattern paper

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Tammey - this is just stunning. I also like how you used bling on your zigzags. Great job and thank you for doing my challenge. 
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Post by mgehrke » Sat Jan 06, 2018 5:04 pm

Retiree3 wrote:I did all 4 entries.

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Donna - your LO is great. I love how you did your zigzags across the top. Thank you for doing my challenge.
Mildred - Mom to 2 girls and a husband (I tell people that I am a single mom of 3. Ages 54, 32 and 26) lol. And now a Grandma to Orahn and Sawyer.

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Re: January 2018 Washi Challenge

Post by Charleneanne » Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:16 pm

Combined this with the 30/30 day one challenge
 Christmas Cards 2017  The new generation of our family.
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Post by mgehrke » Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:09 pm

Charleneanne wrote:Combined this with the 30/30 day one challenge
 Christmas Cards 2017  The new generation of our family.
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Charlene - your zigzags look great. I also love that you scrapped the Christmas cards. They are so adorable. Thank you for doing my challenge. 
Mildred - Mom to 2 girls and a husband (I tell people that I am a single mom of 3. Ages 54, 32 and 26) lol. And now a Grandma to Orahn and Sawyer.

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Post by 1scrappymom » Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:00 pm

Here is mine for all 4 options
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Post by mgehrke » Sun Jan 14, 2018 12:46 pm

1scrappymom wrote:Here is mine for all 4 options
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Shannon - I love your zigzags and that you used different Washi. Great LO!!! Thank you for doing my challenge. 
Mildred - Mom to 2 girls and a husband (I tell people that I am a single mom of 3. Ages 54, 32 and 26) lol. And now a Grandma to Orahn and Sawyer.

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Post by SherrieLynne » Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:52 pm

Mildred so Happy to have you back!!! Here is my take on your challenge. I also combined with day 14 30/30 challenge.
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Post by mgehrke » Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:06 pm

SherrieLynne wrote:Mildred so Happy to have you back!!! Here is my take on your challenge. I also combined with day 14 30/30 challenge.
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Sherrie Lynne - it is so nice being back and I love your page. It's a very pretty winter page and of course I love your zigzags. Thank you for doing my challenge. 
Mildred - Mom to 2 girls and a husband (I tell people that I am a single mom of 3. Ages 54, 32 and 26) lol. And now a Grandma to Orahn and Sawyer.

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Post by blbabe1234 » Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:49 am

I did option 1 and 2. Started out scraplifting you too, but then it ended up going a different way,..lol

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Post by mgehrke » Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:27 pm

blbabe1234 wrote:I did option 1 and 2. Started out scraplifting you too, but then it ended up going a different way,..lol

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Brandy - I love your page. I understand starting in one direction and then your page takes off in another. It happens to me a lot. Great job and thank you for doing my challenge. 
Mildred - Mom to 2 girls and a husband (I tell people that I am a single mom of 3. Ages 54, 32 and 26) lol. And now a Grandma to Orahn and Sawyer.

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