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Leslie Banks
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Interests: stamping, reading, photography, paper crafting, graphics, cross stitch, web design.
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If this class interests you, please let me know. I will provide the address of the location upon registration. Thanks! ~Leslie Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Welcome to WWW for the final week of June! This month's challenge was "Silver/Ruby" slippers. Next month's challenge will be anything having to do with Defy Gravity, from Wicked. One of the key elements in Wicked is the fact that... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Our theme for the month of May is "Yellow Brick Road". This is purely and inspiration theme and anything goes! This week I decided to use this years Breast Cancer Stamp Set called "Strength and Hope". For anyone that has... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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This weeks challenge for MDS Mondays is "Shades of Blue". I used the cardstock and the papers for the strips running down the side. I used the ribbon punch on the last piece. The medallion stamp in various shades of... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Wow, it is Wednesday already! Continuing with this month's theme of Yellow Brick Road. Be sure to swing by the Utah Diva's site and see what they have all been up to. Remember to check out all the challenges on... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Back on track this week with Wonderfully Wicked Wednesday for the Utah Divas. The theme for May is "yellow brick road". I chose to paper piece different strips of yellow designer series papers together and then run the whole collage... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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This challenge for MDS Monday certainly could not have been timed any better! The theme for Monday is "Cupcakes". Considering my birthday was Saturday, this was the perfect way to wrap up the weekend and completing my challenge. I used... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Hope everyone had a wonderful Easter. This weeks theme for MDS Monday was to design an easter card. I decided that the Summertime Splendor paper really does make a nice looking card on its own. Added a tag from the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Whew! This week flew by for some reason. Here is my submission for this weeks Mr. Wizards Cogs and Gears challenge. Be sure to swing by Utah Divas site and see the other submissions. This week I used the intricate... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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This is the second week of Mr. Wizard's Gears and Cogs monthly challenge. Be sure to pop over to Utah Divas to see what the design team has come up with. I did a really quick design this week. I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Welcome to another MDS Monday Challenge over at Utah Divas. The theme this week was anything with a Bird. I opted to use the brush set Friends 24-7. Color used are Crumb Cake, Rose Red and Whisper White. I shadowed... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Welcome to a new month of WWW challenges. This month's challenge will be "Mr. Wizards Gears and Cogs". This is the picture from the musical "Wicked" that prompted this challenge. As you can see there are lots of options for... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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I have to say this was a hard one for me to do this week. I procrastinated until I finally came up with this one. By the way, have you all updated your My Digital Studio? If not, you should... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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As March comes to a close, so does this month's WWW challenge to use shades of purple, green and black in our creativity as the primary colors. My design team did a wonderful job this month as you can see... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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For those of you that participated in Sale-a-Bration, you received some wonderful FREE sets to play with this year. I really like using the Bliss set. It has to be my favorite sale-a-bration set for the last couple of years.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Welcome to week 3 of the Wonderfully Wicked Wednesday challenge of using green, purple, black and any neutral along with any current accessories. I know you are going to love the designs for this week. They are all different yet... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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I was in Denver for a couple of days this week and it snowed during the night and was happily sunny and warm the next day. Must mean that Spring is here! This week the theme for MDS Monday's is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Welcome back to WWW. As a reminder the challenges for this UDI adventure is to use the same theme for the whole month. March's theme is to use the colors purple, green, black, any neutral and any accessories (current of... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Green Be er, a pot of Gold, little leprechauns running around, it must be March. When my kids were little I used to bake them a St. Patty's Day cake and then I would find gold glitter and gold coins... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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One of the fondest memories I have of time spent with my mother was watching the television broadcast of The Wizard of Oz whenever it was on. So, when the Wicked musical came out I just knew I had to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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My Digital Studio provides not only stamp brush sets and our exclusive Designer Series Paper, but it also includes our punches. The challenge this week over at UDI was to use punches, so here is what I came up with... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Our challenge this week was to come up with a Birthday Card. I decided I wanted to play with our Ice Cream Parlor Designer Series Paper. My actual paper is on order, so this is the next best thing! I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Did you check out the cards from last week? Wow, very talented ladies. This weeks challenge is Red, White and Blue in honor of President's day. Now we don't have any stamps that lend to that particularly well, other than... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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Have you ever wondered about the new software that Stampin' Up! is now carrying, called My Digital Studio (MDS)? It is a digital software application that allows you to create digital scrapbooks, cards, and a whole lot more. I have... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2011 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks
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So today's inspiration for the Diva Challenge for Utah Divas was this springy picture of butterflies. Here is what I came up with for my rendition of springy, had to have the black as a background for all these pretty... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2010 at Notable Designs by Leslie Banks