Friday, 27 March 2015

Friday Focus

Today I'm sharing a page I made for week 4's sketch over at Let's Get Sketchy. It has quite a lot going on so was a real challenge for me!

http://www.letsgetsketchy.blogspot.co.uk/2015/03/team-b-march-week-4.html

So my first job was to tackle all those squares. I decided to stamp using an outine label in some colours picked up from my chosen photograph. Some of them I stamped using second generation ink to give an even softer feel. Then I added a small daffodil stamp to all the dark grey labels.


My journalling tells the story behind the photograph. You wouldn't believe the curfuffle this caused! It seemed such a good idea and so simple - well it seems babies have a mind of their own and my son, ever protectful of his son, soon said enough.


And a closer look at one of the embellishment clusters and stamping. I die cut the title letters as I wanted them to match the photo matt.


And here is my little treasure mid roll and grabbing a whole bunch of daffodils!


Supplies:
Paper: Chatterbox, Scrapbook Walls light denim; Lilybee design, Pinwheel lemonade stand
Stamps: Jenny Bowlin, labels; Penny Black, a bunch
Inks: SU, daffodil delight, pear pizzazz, soft sky, smoky slate
Dies: Avery Elle, pinked; Xcut, spiro circles
Embellishments: Doodlebug, mini pearls Spring asst.

Thanks for your time today, I do appreciate your visit to my blog.

And keep crafting! 

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10 comments:

  1. What a beautiful layout - the stamped squares create a lovely background for your photo. Very clever!

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  2. Fabulous page!! Love the stamping and the colors!!

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  3. Oh, creative way to use the LGS sketch. Nice job. Thanks for joining our challenge.

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  4. Sweet page. Thanks for playing at LGS.

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  5. Beautiful take on the sketch! Thanks for joining us @ LGS!

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  6. Great idea to stamp the squares. Thanks for playing along with us at LGS!

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  7. wonderful spring page and love all the stamping!! Thanks for joining us at LGS!

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  8. adorable and super cute page.. fab take on the LGS sketch

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  9. love your take on the sketch, thanks for joining us at LGS!

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  10. Beautiful take on the sketch, love the color and photo! Thanks for joining us at LGS :)

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