Friday, June 7, 2013

First Try: 10 Minute Craft Dash

Have you ever tried the 10 Minute Craft Dash at Pretty Pink Posh? I had not heard of it until this week when I was making my way through some blogs, but wow did it sound like a challenge.

- You get a color selection: This week is Red, Light Blue and Light Yellow
- You set the timer for 10 minutes and GO. 
For my first attempt...I set everything I could in my craft space so I would not have to move all around the room getting things. There were no rules about setting up with what you think you might use so I made sure I had out the right colors nearby.
When the timer started I did not know what I was going to do...I think I will pre-plan a little more next time. I made some strips using washi tape, Stickles and ribbon on top. I selected a stamp form the Artisan Tags 2 set from Pink By Design and placed it in the corner. I felt it looked empty and I still had some time so I added this odd brushed ink around the edges.  Hmmm???? Not so sure about that now.
Total Time: 9:19 sec.
In the end I had 41 seconds left on the clock and I had a good time.  I look forward to trying again and hope to get as good as the DT members...they have some great projects. The 10 minute dash runs for a whole week so try it out.  It is harder than I thought and some of the projects displayed already are just amazing.  I might try one more time with this color set.


  1. aww your card is totally fabulous.. I love the added ribbon..

  2. This card is so great and features the color perfectly!

    I'm so glad that you heard about my challenge and decided to join in the fun. I hope you can play in the 10 Minute Craft Dash again soon!


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