Friday, April 20, 2018

April 2018 VLV Recap

Hello, Verve fans, Julee here, with a little recap of the April VLV sketch entries so far, and a spotlight on a few of the beautiful cards in the linkup already. 


Our challenge is open all month long, so you have until May 4 to link your creations to our Entry Form link list for a chance to win. We'll choose a random winner at the end of the challenge to win a $40 gift voucher to Verve


Here is the April sketch

Link up your creations here:

For a little inspiration, I've created a fun shabby chic card with the new Hope Lifts stamp set.

card by Julee Tilman featuring the Hope Lifts stamp set and the Lifted Hope, Lacey Frames and Butterfly Dreams die sets



And a little shout-out to just a few of the lovely cards that have caught my eye in the past couple weeks. 

card by Bernadette Bliss using the Scirpture Medley 3 set

card by Jennifrann using the Poppy Birthday and Floral Notes sets

card by Kate using the Teachers Count set

card by Lisa Blastick using the Strong Anchor and Hip Hop Bunnies sets

Thanks so much for sharing your cards! We so enjoy seeing you create!  

Friday, April 6, 2018

April 2018 Viva la Verve Sketch Challenge

Welcome to our April Viva la Verve Sketch challenge!

Welcome to another month of Viva la Verve, friends!Are you ready to get your sketch on again? We're kicking off a new month long sketch challenge and we'd love for you to play along with us and link your challenge creations to our Entry Form link list for a chance to win! The link list will be up for the whole month and we'll choose a winner on May 3 to win a $40 gift voucher to Verve. 

Here is our April sketch


Link up your creations here:

Click here for our April Challenge Entry Form


The dimensions listed are just for reference, feel free to make your card your own and work with whatever dimensions fit your images. We love to see your creative style! And feel free to substitute shapes so you can work with what you have. We're just a little excited about the new Lacey Frames die that's part of our April 10 release! Be sure to tune in over on the Verve Blog Saturday April 7 - Tuesday April 10 for our new release spotlight hops.



For my card, I'm sneaking a peek at the soon to be released Hope Lifts set...

Card by Julee Tilman using Hope Lifts and the Lifted Hope, Butterfly Dreams and Lacey Trim Duo dies

And to sneak a little more inspiration your way, here are some fabulous creations by the Divas....

Card by Teresa Kline using the Hope Lifts and the Lifted Hope and Lacey Trim Duo dies
Card by Maureen Plut using Hope Lifts, Sentimental Wishes and the Lacey FramesLacey Trim Duo and Lifted Hope dies
Card by Betty Wright using Hope Lifts, Words of Wisdom and the Lacey FramesLacey Trim Duo and Lifted Hope dies
Card by Marisa Ritzen using Risen Savior and the Lacey Frames die set

Okay, now it's your turn to ink up and link up.
We can't wait to see what you create!