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Thursday, May 31, 2012

Funny Layout



I really wasn't sure I wanted to scrapbook pictures where I looked so dorky, but I finally decided to go for it! One must sacrifice all for the sake of art, right? Dynamic Duos had a monochromatic color challenge that I thought would look great with the photos; since I don't have SU colors, I chose Sky and Pacifica as being the closest match, plus I added Desert Sand and White as my neutrals. I used a Let's Scrap sketch and one of their challenges: to add at least two handmade embellishments (I made pinwheels) to your layout. Finally, Patti over at Splitcoast Stampers issued a challenge to design a layout using the word "funny." I included the word as my title plus I used the definitions as my journaling. I didn't do all the requirements for Patti's challenge, but thanks, Patti, for giving me a great place to start.


Recipe:
Spot On Backgrounds stamp set
Dreamin' and Zippidee Level 2 papers
Sky, Desert Sand, White cardstock
Sky, Desert Sand & Pacifica ink
Sky & Pacifica markers
Bamboo & Sky Bigger Brads
Oatmeal grosgrain ribbon (Offray)
3-D foam tape
Cricut Art Philosophy cartridge: Title letters and shape
Pattern: Let's Scrap Sketch 2-1-12

3 comments:

Melissa said...

What a fun layout! Love those little pinwheels!!! Thanks so much for joining us at Dynamic Duos this week! :)
BTW, I don't think you look dorky at all...just like a gal having a lot of fun!!! :)

Bronwyn Eastley said...

What a fantastic layout. Those pin wheels add a bit of fun! Thanks for joining in with the challenge at Dynamic Duos.

Anne Marie Hile said...

What a great layout! Love how the blues really pop off the pages and your photos are fantastic! Thanks for joining us this week at Dynamic Duos! :)