Today & Tomorrow Notebook – August Challenge Reminder

We love seeing the submissions for our challenges.  To us you are all winners.  The creative ideas you come up with inspire us everyday.  We wanted to remind you about our current challenge that is all about getting organized, agendas, planners, calendars… might be a planner addict or living life through your agenda…well show us  what you are up to or start one.  There are so many great products now to make your own calendars, day planners and more.  So why not enter to win a great prize and show off how you get organized.  Today our Crew Member Virág Reti shares her project for the August Challenge “Do the Planning”.

The challenge runs until September 5 so there is plenty of time to make a project and link up to the linkytool in the original post. You can learn all about the challenge, the guidelines, AND the fabulous prize pack you can win right here!

Canvas Corp Brands August 2016 Challenge

Virág says: “This is my first mixed media notebook ever. I followed the colors of the monthly mood board. My style is grungy so I wanted to stick to my style. I have never had my own beautiful notebook, so I decided to use this in the office for taking memos.”  


“The inner pages of the notebook are made with turquoise edges with white polka dots. I glued some strips from them onto the cover to connect it to the pages. During the creative process I used mist in different colors. That was the color base of the composition. Than I added some more paper from the 7gypsies Harmony collection and I started to embellish the cover.”


“I found metallic elements and chipboards on my table. I really like using pages from an old book and gauze. My sister made some flowers for me and I put them on the left side of the cover.”

Virág also made us a video to take us trough her creative process:

Products from Canvas Corp Brands:

Tattered Angels Chalkboard Mist – Admiral
Tattered Angels Baseboard Mist – Wave
Tattered Angels Baseboard Mist – Gerber
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist – Woven Burlap
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist – Coral Reef
7gypsies – Harmony Collection Social Profile 12×12 paper
7gypsies – Harmony Collection 6×6 paper pad
7gypsies Cling Stamps – Frames
Canvas Corp Stamp Set – My Art

Tools: gauze; thread; old book pages; heat gun; paintbrush; scissors

Products from other brands:

Studio 75 notebook
13arts – Clear Gesso
13arts – Faded Pink Grit
13arts – Pink Hologram Glitter
13arts – Splash! Ink Pink Glitter
13arts and Tricksart chipboards
StazOn inkpad – black
Magic Glue
Finnabair metallic elements
7 Dots Studio word stickers
intro_fotoPlease visit Virágs blog and other social media:Blog ; Youtube; Facebook; Pinterest; Instagram

So get started or just submit your planner and you could win a great prize!!!


Canvas Corp Brands is the home of Tattered Angels, 7Gypsies and Canvas Corp (Canvas Home Basics). We are a manufacturer of surfaces, paint and vintage reproductions coming to you from Springdale, Arkansas.

'Today & Tomorrow Notebook – August Challenge Reminder' has 1 comment

  1. August 24, 2016 @ 9:26 am Beverly Jordan

    Wonderful project and thank you for the tutorial!


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