The Template MIS with a Twist (to participate in the TWIST just comment in this thread before the MIS starts and then complete the MIS, easy peasy!) MIS INSTRUCTIONS Because the template is your choice, the only way I will know if you participated is if you link your layout in this thread or within the SwL Group Facebook Album. To qualify, post your layout to the gallery or hosting site of your choice* and then paste the image and link here by 8:15 pm ET tonight to qualify for the drawing and by 7:00 pm ET tomorrow (04 MAR 2018) to qualify for the free template. You can make your layout yours; add items and design as you like, as long as, you follow the instructions below. Don't forget to shadow. MARCH 2018: IT'S WORTH REPEATING Choose between these previous MIS instructions to complete your layout. Option 1: December 2017: Traditional MIS 1. Have a checked/plaid/graph patterned background paper. Basically, I'm looking for lines that cross 2. Have two photos. 3. Have three spots of journaling/words; one of which is the title and another is the date or location. 4. Have three free-standing (not the center of flowers) buttons. Note: you can use buttons as the center of flowers, they do not count towards your three. 5. Have six flowers or stars (you cannot have both). Option 2: November 2017: Fill-in-the-Blank Using the following five words, fill in the instructions below. Words: Fastener(s), Photo(s), Flowers(s), Patterned Paper(s), Line(s) of Journaling Instructions: 1. Have exactly one __________. 2. Have two or more __________. 3. Have exactly three __________. 4. Have four or more __________. 5. Have five or more __________. for example... 1. Have exactly one flower. 2. Have two or more fasteners. 3. Have exactly three photos. 4. Have four or more patterned papers. 5. Have five or more lines of journaling. When posting your layout, please list the instructions you created. Remember the instructions you create must match both your layout and the sample layout above. THE TWIST For those that commented in the challenge thread (posts 2-44) before the start of the challenge, you can choose Option Twist instead of Option 1 or 2, if you would like. Option Twist: September 2017: AND These instructions all have two parts. 1. Photo(s) in Portrait Orientation AND Photo(s) in Landscape Orientation (you will have at least two photos). 2. Piece(s) of Tape AND Staple(s). 3. Flower(s) AND Leaf/sprig(s). 4. Title in Vertical/sideways in Orientation AND Journaling in Vertical/sideways Orientation (dates, locations and sub-titles can count as your journaling). 5. Button(s) AND Paint Splatter(s). *Posting Notice: To upload your layout into the TLP gallery it must follow TLP gallery posting requirements. What is Liz's MIS: Liz's Template Make It Snappy (MIS) is a twist on the favorite speed scrap challenge. You can use any Liz template that you own and we make it even easier, because you pick the template after seeing ALL the instructions. Everyone that completes a qualifying layout and posts in this thread within 24 hours of the start of the challenge will receive a new, never released template for free. Complete you layout within the 75 minute time limit and you may win a $10 coupon to Liz's store!!! Don't own a Liz template yet? Well its easy, you can pick up some Liz templates for free!! Look for freebies in Liz's Facebook Group [link] or Liz's Blog [link]. The MIS will be hosted in this thread. Participation Prize SAMPLE LAYOUT New to the challenge, here are some additional details: The Twist can be many things: extra time, ability to delete/change an instruction, etc. I will post the instructions at the top of the thread and at the end of thread at the start of the MIS. For the first part, you will have until 8:15 pm ET to complete the layout using the five (5) instructions plus the Twist (to get the Twist just comment in this thread before the start of the challenge; unless specified the comment can be anything - "Hi!" works). All those that complete the layout per instructions and post by 8:15 ET (75 minutes later) will qualify; one layout from the qualifying layouts will win $10 to Liz's store. For the second part, same instructions but you will have 24 hrs to complete the layout and post in this thread. For all participants that complete a qualifying layout in the first or second half, will receive the free template. If you are new to posting layouts at TLP, please give your self extra time to do so. If you have trouble posting in the TLP Gallery or your layout doesn't meet Gallery criteria, you can post your layout in the Scrapping with Liz Facebook Group by the deadline to qualify. The Nitty Gritty Have fun and play nice! Use only a Scrapping with Liz template(s) (active, freebie or retired are all okay). The layout you use must be new for this challenge and cannot be used for another store or designer challenge. If you post your layout in the TLP gallery please follow all gallery requirements. Link an image of your layout before the end of the challenge in this TLP Challenge Thread; please include your credits. Qualification of layouts and eligibility of participation solely determined by Scrapping with Liz. Questions? Just post your question in this thread; please tag my username (tpbuffy) to get my attention. I will get back to you as quickly as I can.