Monday, 15 December 2014

Monday Moments

A couple of scrapbook pages to share today, featuring my new grandson of course. The first page uses the current challenge over at The Memory Nest.

http://thememorynest.blogspot.co.uk/2014/12/make-it-monday-no-31.html 

A perfect sketch for showcasing my favourite hospital photo. I did my usual bit of tweaking with the sizes and proportions of the various elements and came up with this:


Substituting hearts for the circles seemed wholely appropriate for this very tender moment. And the journalling just hints at how exceptionally proud I am of my son for how he's calmly stepped up to the mark and taken such care of both Victoria and Edward.


Supplies:
Paper: Craft Creations, grey tartan; Bazzill Basics, plain cardstock
Stamps: SU, Gorgeous Grunge; Uniko Studio, Always & Forever; Clearly Besotted, Design A Tree
Inks: SU, crushed curry; Memento, London fog
Alphas: lilybeedesign, pinwheel; jillybean soup, neopolitan bean bisque
Punch: Martha Stewart, heart

My next page also uses a sketch from The Memory Nest, but this one is not current so I can no longer link it up. I'd saved this sketch from November as I knew I wanted it for an hello to the world page and we were all expecting him to be born well before the end of November.

 http://thememorynest.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/make-it-monday-no-29.html

 
And here's my page:


I'm really loving this little cluster on the left.


Supplies:
Paper: Chatterbox Scrapbook Walls, light denim; Karen Neuburger, hip hip hooray mini dots; Craft Creations, grey weave
Alphas: ep, Winter Park; Simple Stories, I {Heart} Summer
Die: Clearly Besotted, hello

Just got time to share my December Daily for the 12th when I went all soft and dreamy about candle light.

Here's the page overview:


And the journal card:


 And the photo:

Thanks for your time today, hope you liked what you saw. Sending you Christmas sparkle.

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6 comments:

  1. Your December Daily is coming along beautifully. This page/photo is just beautiful.

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  2. Beautiful layouts. Babies make for the best scrapbook pages.

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  3. There's something magical about candlelight! makes your mantel look magical!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Let's December Daily!

    (great scrapbook pages too!)

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  4. Jane, LOVE your take on both sketches!!!!! Just lovely pages and beautiful memories to cherish!! What a sweetie pie. Love what you wrote on the top page!! Sorry I am just now stopping by!! Thank you!!!!

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  5. OMG this baby is so precious !

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  6. Great job with both sketches. Your picture on your first layout is so sweet. Thanks for playing along at the Memory Nest.

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