Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Twilight Tuesday Sookie Vampire Challenge #1

Happy 15th of the month Friends!!! *{edited, forgot to add my Comment!, lol}

I am sooo very happy and excited to be finally be able to with y'all all the newest Twilight Tuesday monthly challenge!!!
Thanks to Beth of Stamp Insanity and Tonya of Stamp Happens! I would like to introduce you to...

Twilight Tuesday Sookie Vampire Challenges!!!

(Based on the books written by Charlaine Harris)
Here are the details:
-Every 15th of the month, a new Sookie Challenge will be posted.
-Everyone is welcomed to join in on the challenges, DT members too!
-To join in, all you have to do is create something based on the months challenge, link us up and leave a comment here with your link.
-If you are using SCS or any other forum, please use TTSVC (Twilight Tuesday Sookie Vampire Challenge).
Our very first challenge for April is based on the first book,

"Dead Until Dark"!

Craft Portion: Create a piece that reflects book 1, "Dead Until Dark" story.
Comment Portion: What part of the book inspired your creation and/or what part of the book really stood out to you the most!

You can also join us in the Twilight Tuesday forum to discuss the Sookie Stackhouse Series!!!

I decided to create a 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 layout based on Sookie's lil house, the woods surrounding it, her love for Bill and her boss, Sam's, "condition"...
The whole book was amazing! I really love how the author really brought the vamps into everyday life situations! I was expecting the same ol' Vampire meets beautiful girl, loves her, tortures her, bla, bla, bla kind of story, lol!
Ms. Charlaine, made the vamps come out of hiding and start living in the real world. It is very well written - so much so, you may wonder if there really are vampires and other supernatural beings hidden among us ;)
Layout Details:
Paper(s): Stampin Up 'Urban Garden' DP; Bazzill.
Stamp(s): Unity January KOTM 'Love, Etc.'; Unity 'So & So Loves' stamp; Inkadinkadoo Paw Print stamp; studioG Alphabet stamps.
Ink(s): Palette Noir Black; Copic Markers; Spica Glitter Markers.
Accessories: The Robin's Nest primary Dew Drops; misc. string.
Now, it's time to go over and check out what these great gals created...
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Thanks for looking!
I look forward to seeing all of your Sookie creations ;)

11 comments:

stampvamp said...

This is so flippin' perfect! LOVE the little house and the woods!! How better could THAT have been!!! I'm getting visuals!!! This is so much fun!!

Julie said...

Awesome! What a great layout! I just read the first book too and I hope to join in on this challenge this week! Love it -- great job on heading this up - you have REALLY been working hard lately!

Dani said...

So fab!! What an awesome way to capture this book!

Beth said...

You captured Bon Temps! I LOVE Bill & Sookie's names on the trees! Perfect!!! Awesome job!! :)

Beth said...

Love the fang marks at the top, too! Awesome! ;)

Maria said...

Awesome layout Margie!! I love the house image! You did a wonderful job with the coloring!! Beautiful job!

Maria

Cheryl said...

Love your LO, Margie. I'm so excited you gals are adding Sookie to the challenge fun!

Sara said...

Wow! I'm loving this LO and your challenge! Alright, I'll read the darn book! I loved True Blood and want to try out your challenge, hopefully i'll finish it within the next few days.

XOXO
Sara

James and Laura said...

Great layout!!! I love all the elements from the story line you used in your page! :)

Tammi said...

You are amazing, love the hearts with their names! Great job, as always! xx

Jen said...

That's really cool Margie. I love your marker work here. I haven't read the books (yet) but I really like your layout and that tree stamp is one of my favorites. :D

 
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