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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Watching the 4th of July Parade Layout

July 4th photos aren't usually my favorite to scrapbook, not because they aren't fun pictures, but because I struggle with the red, white, and blue combo for some mysterious reason. This time, I pulled out some old DCWV papers that featured more muted tones of those colors, and it seemed a little easier to create my pages.

Here's the left side:
And the facing pocket page:
And both pages together:
Recipe:
July Word Puzzle & 10 Things stamp sets
The Summer Stack papers (DCWV)
White cardstock
Outdoor Denim, Cranberry & Bamboo ink
Outdoor Denim marker
White enamel stars
Color Kaleidoscope sticker book, puffy stickers & Thickers
Petticoats & Pinstrips ephemera (Echo Park)
Pattern: Let's Scrap 6-1-19 sketch (with the right side as a pocket page). The diamond shapes didn't work with my layout, so I used circles instead.
Challenges: Use Your Stuff #361 - Summer Fun (and what says summer fun like watching a July 4th parade for the first time?); The Paper Girls #177 Top Five (I chose "5 Things that make today great")

4 comments:

Doreen Vasquez said...

Great page! Love the way you did the title! Thanks for playing w/ us at "Use Your Stuff" - Doreen DT Member

missgailly said...

Cool! Love these muted tones. Thanks for playing along at Use Your Stuff - Gail

scrapqueen141 said...

Love your layout! Great take on the sketch!!! Thank you for joining us this week at Let's Scrap! Blessings, Jamie DT

CathQuillScrap said...

Great layouts Cheryl. You rocked the colour scheme! Thanks for playing along with us at Let's Scrap Sketches.