Thursday, 21 June 2012

Challenge # 6 - Color Combo

Greetings to everybody from sunny but at the moment a bit cold South Africa!
We are happy to reveal a new challenge today.
Together with this challenge we want you to learn a little bit of geography ;-) 
How many of you actually know how does South African flag look like?
If you didn't know before now you will know!
Here it is:

Colorful, isn't it? But we think that it is pretty inspiring as well!
So here is the challenge for you:
use at least 3 colors featured on the flag in your project.
You can use: black, white, red, green, blue or yellow.
Additionally you can add grey, cream of beige.
No other color can be used!
The colors on your photographs are not taken into account - 
it doesn't count towards the minimum 3 and it can be any color.
Another thing to make it clear: 
you are not required to use precise colors as it is on the flag but! -
green must be green and blue must be blue. 
It should be yellow and not orange, and it should be red and not pink.
Please feel free to ask us if you need to know anything else.

Our guest designer for this challenge is a wonderfully talented Denise van Deventer.
Denise is a great supporter of Scrap Africa and it is always a big pleasure for us 
to see her entries and have her guest design for us.

Here is what Denise shared with us about herself:
"I am a happy, loving and devoted mother, a giving wife and a very happy scrapper!
I live in sunny Johannesburg, South Africa and paper creating is my absolute passion.
My son is often the subject of my layouts and projects, as well as my 2 nieces, and these
three loves of mine, certainly add much to my life, as well as my inspiration!
I love being able to create and sharing this passion with other’s.
I currently design for Let's Scrap and will shortly be a guest designer on Berry Bleu.
I also give classes at 2 local scrapbook shops and enjoy the interaction with ladies, who have the same passion for scrapping and paper creating!
I am really pleased to be a Guest Designer at Scrap Africa and it is truly and honour!
Please visit my blog Strawb's Patch if you would like to see more of my work."
Thank you, Denise, for joining us today!

"Child of My Heart" by Denise van Deventer

Now it is our design team's turn to inspire you.

"Happy Times" by Svetlana Austin

On her layout Svetlana used chipboard die-cuts from Celebr8.

"Lovely locks" by Cathy Lane

"A Family is Made With Love" by  Elizna Parsons

On her layout Elizna used chipboard die-cut kindly provided by Celebr8

"Carefree" Card by Jowilna Nolte

Jowilna says: "I had the perfect colours to complete this card. The Carefree bingo card was the perfect accessory for living in such a beautiful country."

"Joy" Card by Lynette Jacobs

"Proudly RSA" by Patricia Basson

"A Special Place" by Rene' Sharp 

Are you game? 
Remember that by entering your projects into our challenges,
you stand a chance of winning great prizes.

Our current sponsor Scrapbook Studio
Enter your layouts into our current Sketch # 6 and/or this color combo challenge 
to stand a chance of winning 
a gift voucher to the value of R 200 (20 euro) 

You have until the 12th of July to enter your projects
Please make sure you know the rules before you play along

Thank you for visiting Scrap Africa today!
Keep well and keep warm (those those of you who needs it now ;-)))!


  1. What a great challenge . . . and amazing projects!! Well done, Scrap Africa Team!!

  2. Thanks so much Svetlana...!! ;-)

    To the DT projects....these are so awesome and love them all! Gorgeous!

  3. Очень рада, что благодаря Светлане нашла ваш блог! С удовольствием буду принимать участие в заданиях=)


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