Monday, May 31, 2010


Congratulations, Mandy!!!
Your layout was simply beautiful! 
We would love for you to design with us for challenge #18
Send me an email at for more details.
Tune in tomorrow for our next challenge!

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Challenge #16 Woman Work

Challenge #16
Maya Angelou's
Woman Work

This month is being dedicated to all mom's and women!
I hope this poem inspires you to create a piece of art, a layout or a card for a woman you know and love!
Don't forget, you can definitely scrap about yourself!
We appreciate all the hard work women do!
Here is how the design team interpreted this poem:


We have two of our original designers who have stayed on and completed 2 complete terms with Scrap That Poetry... Windy and Jane, I appreciate all the time, creativity, and amazing work that you did for our challenge blog!  I will be sending each of you a little something as a thank you for everything!  You will be missed!
Our guest designer this challenge is...

We hope you feel inspired by the poem and your creativity is flowing...
come play along with us...
you have until May 31st at 10 am EST to link to this post!
The winner will be our guest designer for challenge #18!

Don't forget to check out the design team member's blogs... to see their layouts in detail and see how the layout inspired them!  Just click on their picture on the sidebar!

Monday, May 17, 2010

Please welcome our new designers...

Wow, what fabulous entries for our design team and it was so difficult to choose...
Please welcome...

Heidi Myers

Mel Ide


Angie Aleszczyk

Michelle Lark

Don't forget to come play along with our current challenge, "Woman Work" by Maya Angelou.  You can find the challenge here.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Winner of Challenge #15

What amazing creations ladies!
We loved all your layouts and cards!
The winner of challenge # 15 is....

Diana Fisher

Congrats...  please send me an email at for details about your RAK and to let me know if you'd like to guest design for challenge #17!

Thanks again Mandy!
We will be back tomorrow to announce challenge #16 and the new design team members who will be joining us on Monday!


I am loving the applications that I am receiving... just a reminder you have until tomorrow to send me any applications to be considered for our design team.  See the call here.

The design team is currently voting on challenge #15 and we will be back later tonight with a winner.  Tomorrow our new challenge will be posted!

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Design Team Call

If you are looking for our Mother's Day Challenge, please click here

Design Team Call

It is hard to believe that time passes so quickly and it is time to have new designers join us for June through September! We will have some of our current designers staying on with us! If you are interested in becoming a designer or guest designer for Scrap That Poetry, here are all the details!
Please send me...
~ 2 of your favorite layouts exemplifying your scrapbook style (preferably recent- can be posted on your blog or gallery)
~ tell me about yourself (who you are, what you love to do, why you would like to join our challenge blog, any other design teams your design for) If you are on a design team, will you be able to take on another challenge?
~ A link to your blog or online gallery (you do not need one to apply)
~Your favorite poem and why
~The term will be for 4 months- June through September 2010
~Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
~Applications are open to everyone. International applicants are welcome!
~Previous Design team experience is not required.

I will be taking applications between today and May 15th.

I will announce the Design Team on May 17th!

Your first challenge will be emailed to you after you accept the position and due back to me by May 25th.

Layouts for each challenge are due on the 10th and 25th of the month.

You will be able to help in choosing the winner of each challenge.

Each designer should comment on each participants blogs or galleries.

This is a non profit blog.

Designers do not receive compensation for their work; however can add it to their resume!

Please email your application and picture of your layouts to Please put "Design team application" in the subject line.

Good luck!

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Challenge #15 A Mother's Love

In honor of Mother's Day, I chose this poem written by a friend's mother.
When I heard this poem recently, I knew it would be perfect for all to honor any mother in their life.
I hope you find inspiration in this poem and join us for this challenge!
The challenge will end of May 14th at 10 am EST.
The winner will be a guest designer for challenge #17
and receive a special Stampin up Rak from Jenn.






And a very special welcome back to our Guest Designer Mandy...
we are so excited that you are joining us again!
Link up your entries by May 14th at 10 am EST to this comment section!
Click on the right side for the poem!!!
Thanks again Buffy for letting me publish your mom's poem this challenge!!!