Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Day 6 of HIP 2 BE SQUARE: "Hope" Card by GDT Fiona H!

Welcome to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity where Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda collide to bring you twice the inspiration and double the fun!

Howzit Portal Peeps!
Welcome back for Day 6 of

HIP 2 BE SQUARE!

 Our fabulous LCDesigners and Guest Designers will have you seeing SQUARES in your sleep coz we are sharing SQUARE themed projects daily through to the end of August featuring Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda Square rubber stamps and projects that incorporate squares and are square shaped!

Share your projects in the linky in the Day 1 post HERE for the chance to win a prize!  The more entries the higher the gift certificate, see our Rules page for more info on prizes and guidelines for your entries to ensure they qualify!
  • We want to see entries that are either Square shaped or involve squares in some way!
  • Use our stamps, we love it when you do, then your entry counts as two!
  • Use our Square shaped stamps and we'll be over the moon with joy!
  • You can enter using other company stamps too!
  • Linky closes September 4th at 5 to midnight PST so you've got plenty of time to play!
  • HAVE FUN being SQUARE!

Guest Designer Fiona H has a fabulous card to share with you today!
 Fiona used Hope from Lost Coast Designs Doodlings Words set.
Now it's your turn 2 be SQUARE!
See you again tomorrow!
Leigh S-B
THE SHARPIE DOMINO QUEEN
LCD/CV DT Leader

Monday, August 22, 2016

Day 5 of HIP 2 BE SQUARE: "Cracking Up" ATCs by Nikki!

Welcome to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity where Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda collide to bring you twice the inspiration and double the fun!

Howzit Portal Peeps!
Welcome back for Day 5 of

HIP 2 BE SQUARE!

 Our fabulous LCDesigners and Guest Designers will have you seeing SQUARES in your sleep coz we are sharing SQUARE themed projects daily through to the end of August featuring Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda Square rubber stamps and projects that incorporate squares and are square shaped!

Share your projects in the linky in the Day 1 post HERE for the chance to win a prize!  The more entries the higher the gift certificate, see our Rules page for more info on prizes and guidelines for your entries to ensure they qualify!
  • We want to see entries that are either Square shaped or involve squares in some way!
  • Use our stamps, we love it when you do, then your entry counts as two!
  • Use our Square shaped stamps and we'll be over the moon with joy!
  • You can enter using other company stamps too!
  • Linky closes September 4th at 5 to midnight PST so you've got plenty of time to play!
  • HAVE FUN being SQUARE!

LCDesigner Nikki has 3 fabulous ATCs to share with you today!
 Nikki used Carmen's Veranda Jester Square.

Now it's your turn 2 be SQUARE!
See you again tomorrow!
Leigh S-B
THE SHARPIE DOMINO QUEEN
LCD/CV DT Leader

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Day 4 of HIP 2 BE SQUARE: A Trio of Square Faux Fused Glass Pendants by GDT Patti H!

Welcome to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity where Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda collide to bring you twice the inspiration and double the fun!

Howzit Portal Peeps!
Welcome back for Day 4 of

HIP 2 BE SQUARE!

 Our fabulous LCDesigners and Guest Designers will have you seeing SQUARES in your sleep coz we are sharing SQUARE themed projects daily through to the end of August featuring Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda Square rubber stamps and projects that incorporate squares and are square shaped!

Share your projects in the linky in the Day 1 post HERE for the chance to win a prize!  The more entries the higher the gift certificate, see our Rules page for more info on prizes and guidelines for your entries to ensure they qualify!
  • We want to see entries that are either Square shaped or involve squares in some way!
  • Use our stamps, we love it when you do, then your entry counts as two!
  • Use our Square shaped stamps and we'll be over the moon with joy!
  • You can enter using other company stamps too!
  • Linky closes September 4th at 5 to midnight PST so you've got plenty of time to play!
  • HAVE FUN being SQUARE!

Guest Designer Patti H has 3 fabulous Square Faux Fused Glass Pendants to share with you today!
 Patti used Lost Coast Designs Dictionary Words: Dream, Magic and Love.
Now it's your turn 2 be SQUARE!
See you again tomorrow!
Leigh S-B
THE SHARPIE DOMINO QUEEN
LCD/CV DT Leader

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Day 3 of HIP 2 BE SQUARE: "Eye See You" tag by Nanette!

Welcome to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity where Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda collide to bring you twice the inspiration and double the fun!

Howzit Portal Peeps!
Welcome back for Day 3 of

HIP 2 BE SQUARE!

 Our fabulous LCDesigners and Guest Designers will have you seeing SQUARES in your sleep coz we are sharing SQUARE themed projects daily through to the end of August featuring Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda Square rubber stamps and projects that incorporate squares and are square shaped!

Share your projects in the linky in the Day 1 post HERE for the chance to win a prize!  The more entries the higher the gift certificate, see our Rules page for more info on prizes and guidelines for your entries to ensure they qualify!
  • We want to see entries that are either Square shaped or involve squares in some way!
  • Use our stamps, we love it when you do, then your entry counts as two!
  • Use our Square shaped stamps and we'll be over the moon with joy!
  • You can enter using other company stamps too!
  • Linky closes September 4th at 5 to midnight PST so you've got plenty of time to play!
  • HAVE FUN being SQUARE!
 LCDesigner Nan has a fabulous tag to share with you today!
 Nan used Carmen's Veranda Eye Chart Square and Eye Chart.

Now it's your turn 2 be SQUARE!
See you again tomorrow!
Leigh S-B
THE SHARPIE DOMINO QUEEN
LCD/CV DT Leader

Friday, August 19, 2016

Day 2 of HIP 2 BE SQUARE: "The Entertainer" card by Darlene!

Welcome to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity where Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda collide to bring you twice the inspiration and double the fun!

Howzit Portal Peeps!
Welcome back for Day 2 of

HIP 2 BE SQUARE!

 Our fabulous LCDesigners and Guest Designers will have you seeing SQUARES in your sleep coz we are sharing SQUARE themed projects daily through to the end of August featuring Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda Square rubber stamps and projects that incorporate squares and are square shaped!

Share your projects in the linky in the Day 1 post HERE for the chance to win a prize!  The more entries the higher the gift certificate, see our Rules page for more info on prizes and guidelines for your entries to ensure they qualify!
  • We want to see entries that are either Square shaped or involve squares in some way!
  • Use our stamps, we love it when you do, then your entry counts as two!
  • Use our Square shaped stamps and we'll be over the moon with joy!
  • You can enter using other company stamps too!
  • Linky closes September 4th at 5 to midnight PST so you've got plenty of time to play!
  • HAVE FUN being SQUARE!
 LCDesigner Darlene has a fabulous card to share with you today!
 Darlene used Carmen's Veranda Jester Square and Calligraphy Square.
Now it's your turn 2 be SQUARE!
See you again tomorrow!
Leigh S-B
THE SHARPIE DOMINO QUEEN
LCD/CV DT Leader

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Day 1 of HIP 2 BE SQUARE: "Leonardo" Artist Trading Block by Leigh!

Welcome to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity where Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda collide to bring you twice the inspiration and double the fun!

Howzit Portal Peeps!
Today is the start of our fun new event

HIP 2 BE SQUARE!

Join us daily through to the end of August for tons of SQUARE inspiration featuring Lost Coast Designs and Carmen's Veranda Square rubber stamps as well as projects that incorporate squares and are square shaped!  Basically our fabulous LCDesigners and Guest Designers will have you seeing SQUARES in your sleep coz we have amazing projects to share so lets get the show on the road!

Check out our large selection of SQUARE stamps:
Carmen's Veranda Squares
Lost Coast Designs Doodling Squares
Lost Coast Designs Zentangle Squares

First a quick announcement!
Our Lost Coast Designs website has been experiencing tech issues since Monday.  Things are getting back up and running already but if you encounter a link that isn't working please try again in a few hours or so!
Thanks for your patience!

 Now for our first HIP 2 BE SQUARE project!

I'm kicking off Day 1 with a Leonardo themed Artist Trading Block (ATB) featuring Carmen's Veranda Cracked Face Square plus Lost Coast Designs Cosmos Collage and Leonardo Accessories Set
 I handmade my own ATB from black cardstock with a template I made myself but you can use wooden blocks and now there's even ATB dies available in different sizes! ....I will share my template later this month over at our DT blog, Lost Coaster's Review, so make sure to pop on over and follow us and subscribe to our emails too so you don't miss seeing it!
 Now it's your turn 2 be SQUARE!
Share your projects in the linky below for the chance to win a prize!  The more entries the higher the gift certificate, see our Rules page for more info on prizes and guidelines for your entries to ensure they qualify!
  • We want to see entries that are either Square shaped or involve squares in some way!
  • Use our stamps, we love it when you do, then your entry counts as two!
  • Use our Square shaped stamps and we'll be over the moon with joy!
  • You can enter using other company stamps too!
  • Linky closes September 4th at 5 to midnight PST so you've got plenty of time to play!
  • HAVE FUN being SQUARE!
See you again tomorrow!
Leigh S-B
THE SHARPIE DOMINO QUEEN
LCD/CV DT Leader