This week on the Tilda & Co Challenge blog , the theme is....
This week i would like you do make your work on a budget ,The work must not cost
no more than £1 $2/1.26euro to make.This time of Year it is always “pennies are
tight” people are trying to be good and save,Please state on your Blog The costs
of the items used & the price of each item and then give your work a total
cost to make,But remember not to spend no more than £1($2/1.26euro)on your
make.Of course your stamps, Tools, Pens/ink/pencils etc are excluded from the
Costs along with your glue,But anything you can see on your work must have a
I've used two of my new Magnolia school stamps. Edwin with glasses and the desk. The blackboard and book shelf I got from the Mekka and I can't remember who made them, sorry. I used a black piece of card for the board and wrote on the words with a white signo pen. All the images have been coloured in with promarkers. The light blue border was made with a cuttlebug embossing folder and the letters and numbers were cut with my Cricut.
Papers:- g.c.d studio "schooled" papers
Cricut: cartridge - Plantin Schoolbook
The cost of my card works out as follows...
Blank card - Papermill megabox - 2p a sheet
Letters & Numbers - 50p a sheet -1/8 sheet - 12 1/2p
White card - 2p a sheet 1/4 sheet - 1/2p
Black card - 2p a sheet 1/4p
Blue paper - £10 a pad of 24 sheets - 1/4 sheet - 6p
School paper - £10 a pad of 24 sheets - 1/4 sheet - 6p
Grand total of..... 27 1/4p
If you would like to take part in the challenge you can find all the details here