Sunday, April 7, 2013

MBT Pin Inspired Creative Contest

Hey MBT Fans!!! Are you ready for a fun contest? This month we are bringing a new Creative Contest that is completely inspired by Pinterest. We have scoured Pinterest and found the perfect pinned photo that speaks to us. We hope that it speaks to you and inspires creativity and fun!!! Of course my designers have whipped up some gorgeous eye candy to inspire you as well. They are the first 4 thumbnails in the linky below. Please show them some love and check out what they made. Now on to the Inspiration Pic, entry details and what i made. I was sooo inspired by the pic that i played along too...:)

Pinterest Pinned Photo

Here is what i created.

I started off with a 8x8 canvas. I wanted to really jump into Mixed Media and oh my i'm sooo in love. I also used this canvas for a swap over at Creating the Crafty Life and had to give it away :( But its going to a great home, to Mariam :) I hope you like my first canvas, first attempt at Mixed Media and my take on the inspiration pic.

Canvas Recipe:
8x8 Canvas
Starburst Sprays
Michaels Frame
Vintage Key
Acrylic Paint in lt. green and pink
Prima Spray
Epiphany Craft's Punch and Pennant Pieces
Prima Nature Garden Paper Pad
Walnut Stain Distress Ink
Modeling Paste
White Embossing Powder on Key
Heat Gun
Hot Glue Gun

Products from MB's Treasurista:

Below is the prize and entry details!


  • Must represent the Pinterest Pic in any way that we can tell, by color, using lace/trim or a style...etc
  • Submit Project as a "linky" to the MB's Treasurista Blog Pin Inspired Creative Contest post or any designers post
  • Unlimited Entry submission per contestant
  • Follow the MBT blog
  • 1 Winner will be selected based on "Like" votes
  • Projects must be uploaded by April 27th 11:59pm

Don't forget to check out all the designers projects for more inspiration and their take on the Pinterest Pic

Are you ready? Just select the blue “Click Here to Enter” button below the thumbnails and follow the steps to join the party!

Get inspired, be creative and have fun :)


  1. WOW, what and imagination! LOVE IT

  2. Misty this is simply stunning. This is your first canvas? Seriously you rocked it. Gorgeous!!!!!

  3. This is divine!!! Lots of ohing and ahing:) You were born to do mixed media!! Love everything about it.

  4. Nene I'm so proud of you it's a work of art you have outdone yourself Stunning love it

  5. Thank you all for all ur wonderful words.

  6. Just found your blog this morning from follower!
    Wow, your first canvas is beautiful! No doubt Marian will love it! Love your flower cluster under the frame!