May 28, 2017

Knight on the move

This huge chess board was great fun.
Echo Park Once Upon A Time Prince papers, enamel dots, and stickers; Jillibean Soup Staples III brick wall paper; American Crafts Thickers; Studio G gold glitter glue (on yellow foam Thickers).

This layout was inspired by the Stuck?! May 15 sketch:

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May 27, 2017

Halloween 2012

I love scrapbooking Halloween photos, especially Jack-o-lanterns, but I tried to keep the focus on the kids, who were dressed like Ben-10 and Garrett from Quest for Camelot.
Bella Blvd Spooktacular papers, clips, stickers, and die cuts; WRMK twine; Jillibean Soup enamel stars; Wink of Stella black glitter pen; Ranger distress ink; Signo metallic gel pen; Nuvo crystal drops; unknown journaling sticker.

This layout was inspired by the Scrap Our Stash May sketch:
For the "Mother" challenge I used:
Metallic gel pen
Orange paper
Twine
Halloween paper
Enamel stars
Ranger distress ink

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May 22, 2017

Swim lessons

It's been a while since I made my own embellishments...
Lilybee Homemade papers; Scenic Route paper; Jillibean Soup buttons and felt flower; American Crafts card stock and Thicker glitter alphabets; Studio G glitter glue; Stampin' Up! scalloped circle punches; Eyelet Outlet gold star eyelets; WRMK Cropadile and embroidery floss; BoBunny brad.
 I added gold glitter glue to the felt flower and punched scalloped circles.
 I punched the scalloped circles from the background papers, under the photos.
I later added a red button to the right side of this banner because I thought it was missing something...

This layout was inspired by Creative Scrappers' sketch # 306, which I rotated counter-clockwise and expanded to a 2-pager:

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May 18, 2017

Be prepared

I love this fairytale collection in non-pastel colors.
Echo Park Once Upon A Time--Prince papers, brads,and ephemera; EP Our Family enamel dots; Stampin' Up! vellum; scraps of Basic Grey, My Mind's Eye, and unknown. This layout was inspired by the May Tic-Tac-Toe Stash challenge at Scrap Our Stash:
I used journal cards, yellow, and more than 3 pattern papers (along with some vellum when I thought I was going in a different direction).

I also used the Stuck?! May 1 sketch (again):


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May 16, 2017

Good bucket times

It was so cute to watch my youngest playing in a bucket.
Carta Bella Ahoy There papers and stickers; October Afternoon Seaside paper and stickers; Ranger Picket Fence distress marker; Imaginisce die cut; Nuvo crystal drops. This layout was inspired by the Stuck?! May 1 sketch:

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May 9, 2017

National Scrapbook Day Pages

Last Saturday was national scrapbook day and I got to tackle some of the challenges on the Jillibean Soup blog.
JS Sightseeing Stew papers, stickers, and wood buttons; Nuvo crystal drops. This layout was inspired by sketch #1 by Summer Fullerton


JS Sweet and Sour Soup paper, stickers, banner bits, and wood button; American Crafts Thicker alphabet; unknown cardstock, tag, and embroidery floss. This layout was inspired by the JS color challenge:

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May 8, 2017

Selfies with vovo'

This feels like I'm making progress in my album. End of summer 2012 pool photos.
American Crafts Mayberry papers and stickers; Studio Calico Lemon Lush paper; Recollections layered stickers; Ranger Glossy Accents; Wink of Stella glitter pen; Nuvo crystal drops; unknown flower stickers.

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