Thursday, March 28, 2013

So Sweet: A Layout for Let's Get Sketchy

I always appreciate the opportunity to scrap a layout with one or 2 photos of my sweet boy.  THis layout is for the March Week 4 sketch challenge at Let's Get Sketchy!
Here is the original sketch:

The challenge also included a color combination using red, greens, and white. Hop on over to Let's Get Sketchy and join in the fun!
 I'm still learning about my camera, so bear with me as I post not-so-perfect- pics of my work! Ha!

Brown-Eyed: A Layout for Sketches in Thyme

I created this 2-page layout for Sketch #106  at Sketches in Thyme! Here is the original sketch I worked from:

I ended up using 4 photos, and turning the first one into 2 pieces.  I hope you like all my brown-eyed babies!

Authentic Boy: A Layout for Scrapping Everyday Miracles


March Sketch Challenge: And the twist - buttons!

I had a blast with this sketch - so many elements and so many photos!  I really need to use sketches like this with 4 photos because I take so many shots of my family, that even when I scrap a few of each event, I still have too many!  LOL! 
Be sure to visit Scrapping Everyday Miracles for challenges, tutorials and lots of Miracles!  

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Farm Fresh: A Layout for Let's Get Sketchy

Here is the original sketch:
I used lots of supplies from my stash, including Fancy Pants Summer's End collection, thickers, Close To My Heart wood die cuts, Making Memories journaling slip, brads, and more! 

Oscar: A Layout for Sketches in Thyme

Here is the original sketch #104:
My goal for 2013 is to use the supplies and collections I already have, and only purchase adhesives and photo prints!  So, everything in my layout is from my stash!  I had big fun with this sketch, and chose to take 1 great photo of Oscar the mule and crop it into 6 equal parts!  I used fibers, twines, ribbon ends, and some old paper scraps!  It feels good to use what I have and to be a good steward of my blessings!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

My Shadow: A Layout for Let's Get Sketchy

 In my layout I used these products and supplies:
The Paper Studio Kraft Stack
Close To My Heart wooden diecut shapes
Fancy Pants Summer's End collection
Prima rhinestone and flower flourish
My Mind's Eye burlap twine
various brads


Monday, March 18, 2013

Candy Coated!

It is pretty rare that I just give my youngest child candy without him earning it, or it being a special holiday, but he received this blue-raspberry Blow Pop from my mom, his La La.  The condition to be be able to eat it, was that he had to eat it in the bathtub! I loved layering these patterned papers in shades of aqua and turquoise by My Mind's Eye, and using American Crafts thickers, as well as a Marvy Uchida heart punch! 
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