Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Wednesday Words

A busy week for me blogwise, think this is the fifth day in a row that I've posted. Today it's back to scrapbooking and I've used the last February sketch from Let's Get Sketchy.

http://www.letsgetsketchy.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/team-b-february-week-4.html


And I decided to use it for a milestone page about my gorgeous new grandson.


I love the new Simple Stories I AM collection and thought it was just so appropriate to my theme. The colours from the photo and the background paper were the influence for my colours.


I stuck pretty close to the sketch and used two of the medium circles for journalling repeating 'I am' at the beginning of each statement. I inked the edges of these two circles to give them more definition.


The star near the photo spot on the sketch became a heart and I stamped the date above the small rectangle at the bottom left of the page. I forgot to change the year to 2015 so the candi dot is there to hide my mistake.

Supplies:
Papers: Simple Stories, I AM; scraps from ny stash
Alphas: Simple Stories, I AM
Die: Xcut, spiro circles
Date stamp: Dear Lizzy
Ink: Ranger distress, black soot
Embellishments: candi dots

So pleased you had time to drop by today, thanks so much. And keep crafting!

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10 comments:

  1. too cute, love the photo! Thanks so much for joining us at LGS!

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  2. First of all, you new grandson is absolutely gorgeous, but so is this page!!! WOW!! Love your take on the sketch!! Fabulous papers, colors, and embellishments!! Pinning!!!

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  3. Lovely page. Adorable pic. Love the journalling. Thanks for playing at LGS.

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  4. Sweet and adorable LO, and I love the papers and colours. Thank tou for playing along at LGS :)

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  5. Adorable layout! Love the background paper. Thanks for joining us at LGS!

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  6. Adorable photo and fabulous take on the sketch! Thank you for joining us at LGS :)

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  7. Oh such an adorable photo and I love how you incorporated your journalling into the circles! Thanks for joining us at LGS!

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  8. Love this! Thanks for playing at LGS!

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  9. OMG love this.. fabulous papers.. great take on the LGS sketch

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  10. Love, love, love your journaling! Neat and very creative! Your grandson is adorable! Thank you for sharing this with us at LGS!

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