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Old 05-20-2016, 06:23 PM   #1  
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Ok, I know you're wondering if I'll ever get home decor off my mind...but it's all good! I am hoping you'll love the quirky site I've picked this week which is packed with Wall Plates! The Wall Plates Online website is such fun! Who knew that people invested so much effort in covering light switches and electrical sockets (but they do!). So now that we see that there's wall plate art too, I might just try designing my own for my home! LOL Although I must admit that I didn't buy a single Wall Plate, I had loads of fun, and found lots of inspiration for my projects. I'm confident that you'll find something which "switches on" your creativity too!


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Please don't be tempted to upload a card that you have made prior to this challenge, just because an image on the site reminds you of it - this is all about creating from an inspiration. So, please take the challenge of allowing your creative juices to flow based on your impressions when you look through the images. Remember, it can just be the color palette or style that ignites your creativity. Whatever draws you to the designs, take the challenge of doing something uniquely inspired today.

Please remember that all inspiration links should be inspired by images from the Wall Plates Online Website. Also, your card might also end up on my Ongoing Inspiration Genius Board if it shows signs of especially deep inspiration! (smiles)

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For those of you who say you get overwhelmed with having too many images to choose from, I've uploaded 10 of my favorites. So just stick with one (or all) of those for your inspiration. Click on the images below to see them bigger and to get their links on SCS. Don't forget to let us know which photo served as your inspiration piece please.

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Old 05-20-2016, 08:21 PM   #2  
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Audrie- great inspiration site, thanks! I was inspired by the Asian Green Single Toggle Switchplate and went with an marsh bird themed card, adding some coloring to this cool image from my stamping buddies, along with a watercolor panel and a green vine panel. Got some texture from a burlap/brad combo. Here's Marsh Bird
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Just another inspiring site today...thanks Audrie.

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Great wall plates...and great design inspiration, Audrie. Thanks.

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Oh wow - who knew switch plates were such an art form - and SO may choices - I lived in Japan for 4 years so as soon as I saw the Asian red I knew it was the one to inspire me today! Thanks for a fun challenge.
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Who knew? A site filled to the brim with outstanding wallplates. I'll never be able to look at another wallplate the same again. Wonderful site, Audrie. Thanks so much for today's inspirational challenge.

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Audrie I am not tired of your inspiration websites!! I thought this one was a neat looking light switch and so I used it for my inspiration.


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I could have used that webstore when I recently painted my bedroom. Fortunately, I found another webstore where I purchased some very pretty switchplate covers. Anyway, I'll keep this one in mind if I'm ever in the market for some more unique wall plates. Here's my card:

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Sorry, Audrie. I hope this doesn't offend anyone.

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Wow, what a cool site! I've been wanting to try this punch art design for several years.....today's challenge was perfect!!!

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I would NEVER question your judgement, Fearless Leader.....lol!!! You find the very best inspiration sites....I LOVE today's.......here's my card.
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If you remember the web store where you got your plate(s), will you share with me? I am so intrigued by this art.

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I could have used that webstore when I recently painted my bedroom. Fortunately, I found another webstore where I purchased some very pretty switchplate covers. Anyway, I'll keep this one in mind if I'm ever in the market for some more unique wall plates. Here's my card:

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Love today's inspiration site! I've got it linked in my computer favorites to use again and again! Here's my card (link to the cover plate that inspired me is in my card description)

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Not very much time to play today Audrie, but oh so fun!



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What fun and decorative switchplate covers! here's my inspired card: IC546 Trees on the Wall by artystamper - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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I wasn't inspired by the colors I saw, but rather the two tone inlay look.
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Thanks for a FUN inspirational site! Here is mine with a rectangular wedding card to resemble the filigree of my chosen wall plate. IC546, Wedding Couple by Cards_By_America - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Fun site Audrie! LOTS of inspiration. Thanks!

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