View Full Version : January Collab Kit QP Exchange
01-16-2008, 07:34 AM
Everybody loves quickpages when you are in need of some quick digiscrapping and right about now we need that, eh! Here's a great way to build up your library of quickpages! So, not sure what this thing is all about??? It's quite simple, create a quick page with the January Collab Kit "Frost Bite" (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/shop/index.php?main_page=product_dnld_info&cPath=47&products_id=1321) and you'll receive an album back full of quick pages made by each of the participants. Check out our GDS Collab Quickpage Exchange Gallery (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showgallery.php?cat=758) to see what the participants have created.
Each participant will submit at least 1 quick page but not more than 2 using this kit (you may include any commercial use supplies as well). At the end of this exchange, all participants will receive all submitted quick pages including a special QP created by me!
Layouts should be created and saved at 12" x 12" and 300ppi starting with a transparent background.
If you are familiar with creating a quick page in a transparent .png file, please submit it in that format.
If you are not, we have a couple of tutorials to help you in this area: Paint Shop Pro (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1399) & Photoshop (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1385)
If you are unable to create a .png file, please design your quick page by creating your layout and using a white or black area (whichever is of most contrast to your layout) for the photo placements. Save your layout as a flattened .jpg file at full resolution (unless you are submitting a png file already) . I will take what you submit and punch out the areas for photos and convert them to transparent .png files before sending them all back to the participants.
Please name your files as follows to help me track these easier. YourForumName_KitName_QP.png so as an example, mine would be tborntreger_fb_QP.png.
Save a preview of your quick page at 600x600 and upload it to the Quick Page Exchange Gallery for all the oooohs and ahhhs!
I will need the preview .jpg at 600x600, and either the .png or .jpg file at the full 12x12 size sent to me. You may use any file sharing site of your choice, or you can zip it up and email me the zip at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sign-ups are required for this so that we know who is working on pages.
You may submit up to 2 quickpages for this challenge.
Please sign up in this thread so I know is is participating. In the future there will be a sign up cut off date but since this exchange is starting late please do your QPs and submit no later than the end of the day Jan 31st.
The time needed to publish the links and send them out to the participants will depend greatly on each of you sending me your links in a timely fashion.
01-16-2008, 09:28 AM
Sign me up!!
01-17-2008, 03:52 AM
Anyone else want to join? This is an excellent kit!
01-17-2008, 12:44 PM
I wanna join, sign me up please !
01-17-2008, 01:31 PM
I'm in, may take a couple days but I will do it!!
01-17-2008, 01:39 PM
I am in...just downloaded this kit today. I will work on this tomorrow. I can't wait to see what everyone else comes up with.
01-17-2008, 08:17 PM
I'll have a go at this.
I've never made a quickpage before but there so many possibilities with this kit.
I need some sleep first and then I'll see what I can come up with :)
01-17-2008, 08:28 PM
Here is mine...
I will be sending you this file tomorrow :wink:!
01-17-2008, 09:03 PM
Hi Theresa - I will really try to get one or two in on this next week. This will be a great exchange! Thanks for coordinating this one!
01-17-2008, 09:45 PM
wahoo! Now I just need to finalize my order so I can get the kit. :laugh:
01-18-2008, 01:51 AM
YAY! So happy you coordinated this challenge Theresa ... these are QPs I will be using FOR SURE! Count me in:wink:
01-19-2008, 04:20 PM
Hey I made one! http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=20209&ppuser=9
01-19-2008, 06:37 PM
01-20-2008, 01:50 PM
I will be adding some quick pages to this one, too!
01-20-2008, 08:20 PM
if its not too late, I'd like to join... I just got the collab kit and LOVE IT!!
01-21-2008, 12:46 AM
Here's my first one.
This is the first time I've made a quickpage so I made it from the layout I did for the collab kit challenge. Bit of a cop out I know but I promise to come up with something new before the end of the month for my next QP :)
I'll email you the zip now Theresa
01-21-2008, 09:29 AM
There's still time to join in on this one!!
01-21-2008, 10:07 AM
count me in [and keep reminding me :twitcy:]!!
01-21-2008, 12:11 PM
Sounds like fun!!! GREAT kit to work with!! Count me in please!
01-21-2008, 02:52 PM
Keep them coming!
01-21-2008, 04:22 PM
Here (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=20435)is mine.
I tried to keep it simple...
Teresa, I will be emailing the zipped files to you as soon as winzip finishes downloading...
01-21-2008, 04:27 PM
Oops! I forgot to sign up...so here I am now!
01-21-2008, 05:12 PM
HERE (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=20444) is my frist one. I had done a layout for the January Collab Kit challenge and already saved it to my hard drive as a QP so I could use it again:):):wink:
I am working on another one now!
01-21-2008, 06:42 PM
And here (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=20459&ppuser=1365) is my page.
01-21-2008, 07:47 PM
I made a new one! HERE (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=20464)
I love this kit!!!
01-21-2008, 07:52 PM
I'm in! Love this kit! :)
01-21-2008, 08:10 PM
Here are my two quickpages:
Love working with this kit!! All the pages so far are beautiful!
01-21-2008, 09:19 PM
This is such a great kit, I would like to sign up!
01-22-2008, 12:46 AM
Here's one I did. It's just the QP of a LO I did for the Supreme Team, but I hope you ladies all like it. I'll try to do another "fresh" one too.
01-22-2008, 02:20 AM
I have never made QP's before, but I will give it a try.
01-22-2008, 05:38 AM
Here's my second one.
01-23-2008, 01:39 AM
Here is mine. As I said on the layout page, I kept it as Snowman/Snow/Winter free for those of us who aren't lucky enough to experience snow :)
My QP (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=20555)
01-23-2008, 03:18 AM
Count me in. Just downloaded the kit and will work on it this weekend.
01-23-2008, 03:01 PM
So many wonderful Qps! Keep them coming! Don't forget to email your zip or a link to your zip so I will have your files!!
01-24-2008, 03:21 AM
01-24-2008, 06:21 PM
I had so much fun working with this kit. All you GDS designers deserve a round of applause because this kit rocks!!! Here are my links
01-25-2008, 07:54 AM
oh wow...I am impressed by all of the wonderful quick pages...keep them coming...:)
01-25-2008, 09:15 AM
I finished mine (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=20748) pretty simple but I wanted to leave it open to add your own stuff!
01-25-2008, 01:13 PM
I would love to try... Can I have the kit so I can start working on it?
01-25-2008, 01:21 PM
I would love to try... Can I have the kit so I can start working on it?
If you want to get this kit you need to spend $10 in the store and then you get the kit for free. There are a lot of 50% off sales going on right now so you are going to be able to get a ton of goodies....have fun shopping...:)
01-27-2008, 09:12 AM
Here is my entry:
I emailed the png file today as well.
01-30-2008, 08:36 AM
Today is the last day to participate!! Don't miss out!! Also if you have done QPs, please send me your files very soon!!
01-30-2008, 10:01 AM
Sorry for beeing late, but here is my QP: Frost Bite (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=21205)
01-30-2008, 11:50 AM
Here are my pages:
01-30-2008, 01:43 PM
Frost Bite QP (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=21232)
01-31-2008, 06:10 AM
Today is the last day to get in on this exchange!! Please make sure you send your files to me!!
01-31-2008, 08:11 AM
I almost forgot to upload! Here is mine:
Frost Bite QP (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=21288)
01-31-2008, 08:44 AM
OOPS - forgot to link mine here too! Great kit to play with - thanks Theresa for coordinating this.
Here are my 2 pages. Will email them out you now.
02-03-2008, 08:25 AM
Thank you to everyone who participated in this month's challenge! I'm waiting on two sets of files. Once those are in I'll be sending you all the links to get the QPs!! Yay!!! Also getting ready to post February's QP Exchange!!! Hope you'll all join in!
02-08-2008, 04:10 PM
Thank you to everyone who participated!! I have pm'd the links out! Please let me know if you have any troubles or if I missed anyone!!
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