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Mon 08

Announcing...Memory Box Challenge #1- Butterflies

Challenge iconsGreetings everyone!  We are so excited to announce that Memory Box is going to start a monthly challenge!  We hope you will participate and share your work with the Memory Box community.

We are starting June's challenge today, but starting in July, we will introduce a new challenge on the 1st of each month.  Each challenge will have a central theme, and the Memory Box Design Team will post samples to help get you started.  You will have until the end of the month to play along for your chance to win. 

The rules are simple - just create a project following the theme, use at least one Memory Box stamp or die on your project and  link your entry to this blog post.  You can make a card, a scrapbook page, a home decor item, etc..  To encourage participants with various levels of stamping experience, one entry will be selected at random to win a prize.  In addition, the design team will select their favorite entry to  be highlighted on the Outside the Box blog and that designer will receive our winner badge to proudly display on their blog. 

You don't have to have a blog in order to participate.   You can upload your project to any online gallery and link it to this post.   In fairness to other players, we reserve the right to remove entries that do not use at least one Memory Box product.  You can enter as many times as you like, and you are welcome to link your design to other challenges.  Grab our badge to post on your blog post or side bar!

Challenge1butterfliesChallenge #1 - June  2015 - Butterflies

Butterflies are perfect for just about any occasion...birthdays, get well, sympathy, thinking of you, etc...  For this month's challenge, we would like to see your butterfly-themed projects.   Just make sure you include at least one Memory Box die or stamp in your work.

Need a little inspiration?  Here are some samples from the design team to get you started!


Jean Okimoto

Peerless Watercolor background and aqua vellum butterflies
Shelby Thomas
Ready to create your own butterfly themed project?  Link your finished work below.  You have until the end of the day (EST) on June 28th to enter.  One project will be chosen at random to win the following butterfly-themed prizes:
Good luck, and I can't wait to see what you create!