Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Wednesday love

Back to scrapbooking today for a challenge at the memory nest.  I love this sketch. It's a bit like all the project life pages that are so popular at the moment. I'm sure I'll return to this layout for more pages in the future.  But I suppose it was the colours that led me to the photos of Andrew sitting so peacefully soaking up the tranquility of the countryside on the Isle of Man.


    

When I placed the photo at the top I realised I was going to have to crop a major part of what I felt showed the atmosphere of the place to make it fit and I really did want to use this snap.  So I decided to try splitting it over the two top squares and I quite like how it looks. It seems to elongate the view even more. Hope you agree!

Supplies:
Card & paper: My Mind's Eye, Abbey Road; Bo Bunny, a gift of love; ep, times & seasons & country drive & from my stash
Dies: Spellbinders labels 1
Alphas: from my stash
Embellishments: buttons, twine & stickers from my stash

Thanks for looking.

Jane

9 comments:

  1. beautiful colours love your choice of colours.

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  2. Love the dark background for this, the papers you chose and how you carried your photo over onto the other square. Fabulous layout!

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  3. I'm so glad you put that part of the photo into the other square. It really adds so much feeling to your page. I wish it was me sitting in that chair enjoying that great view!

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  4. Great job with the challenge. Your page is so relaxing. Thank you for joining us at The Memory Nest.

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  5. Jane, I love what you did with the picture and the sketch. Great choice of greens and browns. A very serene page. Thanks for playing along!

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  6. Wonderful job with the challenge. I love your banners. Thanks for playing along at The Memory Nest.

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  7. Love your take on the sketch and the papers are amazing. Thank you for playing along.

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  8. What a great way to use that whole top photo. This is a lovely page. Thanks for joining us at The Memory Nest!

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  9. what a gorgeous view! I think I would just sit and chill if I were there as well. This is a wonderful layout and a great take on the sketch and colors. Thanks for playing along with us at The Memory Nest!

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