A few days ago, I experienced something of a creative breakthrough. And I'm so glad I did!
Totally out of the blue, I had this glorious idea. The timing wasn't great, however. I was scheduled to work some long days, and was unable to get down to my Creation Station to give my great idea a try until several days after the initial breakthrough.
When I finally got the chance to bring this little seedling of an idea to fruition, I had a blast! Following are eight samples of the backgrounds I created:
What do you think? Do you like them?
Now, here is where you come in. I'd like you to solve a mystery:
HOW ARE THESE BACKGROUNDS MADE?
WHAT MATERIALS ARE USED?
I'd like to make this a little contest. Important: DO NOT GUESS IN THE COMMENTS SECTION! If the guesses show up as comments, everyone (who reads the comments) will see the answers. Instead, email me your guess at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will have until midnight CST on Friday, January 31, to get your guess to me via email (email@example.com).
Put "Background Guess" as your subject line.
On Saturday, February 1, I will gather all the correct guesses and choose a random winner.
Along with your guess, also include which of the backgrounds is your favorite.
The prize for the winner will be a card I created especially for you from your chosen background and a few other surprises.
I will announce the winner in my blog post that will be published Sunday, February 2. Also in this blog post, I will give you the correct answer, and will have a card created from MY favorite to show you.
Put your creative thinking caps on, and send me your guess: firstname.lastname@example.org. I hope I hear from lots of you! Of course, I would love to get comments on this post also, but not guesses. OK?
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