Saturday, October 20, 2012

Oh My......

I am so sorry for the long lapse in blog postings.  So much has been going on in our lives, something had to go for a while.  Between the CTMH convention, football, the new school year, a new dog, and many other events we have been busy, busy, busy! 

The good news is I do have plenty of pages to share with you over the next few days.  Yee Haw!

This one was inspired by the October sketch over on the once upon a sketch blog. You know me always up for a challenge!


A lot of layering and dimension went into this one.  There is a pullout under the picture to hide some personal journaling.  The picture is of my mom before I came along during a rough time in her life.  I thought the title was very fitting.

Products used: All Close To My Heart unless otherwise noted.
Pattern Paper: Fancy Pants
Cardstock: Sorbet, Gypsy, Colonial White
Stamps: Potential (retired SOTM), A Typeset, Classmate Alpha
Embellishments: Canvas Badge buttons, Flutter paper Shapes, Black & Grey Sparkles
Ink: Saddle, Sorbet, Champagne, Smokey Plum
CTMH Artiste Cricut Cartridge
Houndstooth Alpha
Other: Black Sharpie, Vintage lace, Floss

Thank you for stopping by, off to mop the floor.  Fun :(

7 comments:

  1. Awe, what a beautiful tribute to your mom. So many gorgeous details and the colors you chose really make your mom stand out in the photo. Beautiful.

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  2. Wonderful layout! Thanks for playing along with us at OUAS!

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  3. Love the ornamental backgound and all the pretty details. And this is certianly a meaningful layout...
    Thank you for sharing with us at OUAS!

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  4. Fabulous page! Thank you so much for playing along with us at OUAS!

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  5. I am so glad to see you back! Really beautiful LO!

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  6. very cool and happy project! I like the color combo you used here! the photo is so much fun and the title is very meaningful! wonderful work! thank you for joining us at OUAS!

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