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LOAD 22-24

Three days of LOAD rolled into one blog post!

 

Here is Day 22.  A red/white/blue color challenge…forget which country’s flag now.  I used pictures from the UK pavilion in Epcot. We had a quick little photo shoot with the phone booths. I bought this Pink Paislee Switchboard paper and die cuts two years ago specifically for these pictures. Glad I finally got the page done!

2016 Page 27 - Hello Epcot UK phones

 

Day 23~ I have no idea why I picked these pictures for Day 23, but it was a fun layout for me to put together using Basic Grey Adrift collection.

2016 Page 28 - Disney River Country

 

Day 24~  The prompt was Culture – Sports. Naturally I chose baseball LOL.  These pictures are from last summer. Mike took me to a game for my birthday and we had excellent seats by the on deck circle for my team. I am so glad I took so many pictures of David Ortiz!  This upcoming season will be his last.  Hoping to make it to one game to bid him farewell. I am getting great use of the Doodlebug Home Run collection!

2016 Page 29-30 Big Papi

 

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LOAD21 – Strike a Pose

Good morning!

 

Getting down to the wire now, two days left of LOAD! This page is from last Sunday and I used the Week 2 sketch at ScrapMuch.

 

2016 Page 26 - Strike a Pose Amber

 

I worked on this very late at night…wish I had thought to ink some of the strips in the background to make them stand out more.  Everything, except the title lettering, is from the Basic Grey Max & Whiskers collection.

 

Here is the sketch~

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I will be back later with another post of layouts!

 

LOAD16 – From Big to Small

TGIF!

 

I’m still on track with LOAD, just not posting them here daily.  This page was created for LOAD as well as several other challenges.  I used Sketch #99 at Sketch-N-Scrap, the color challenge for Lasting Memories Challenge #280 and my group’s Office Space challenge (to include something you would find in an office on your page, either on the paper or embellishment).

 

I picked pictures from one of my favorite Disney rides, Spaceship Earth. I just love this scene and I think after 6 trips, these are the best pictures I have taken of it.


2016 Page 21 - From Big to Small

 

In the journaling I talked about the part computers have played in my life in recent years.  I pulled the title from having the huge computers in the photos and added a laptop stamp from Gina K Designs for the small part. I thought it was a neat idea.  I used Basic Grey’s Aurora collection which I purchased specifically for Epcot Future World pictures. The colors worked well for the Lasting Memories challenge.

 

Here is the sketch (which I rotated to fit my pictures better)~

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and the color palette~

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I hope to be back later with another page!

LOAD14 – Valentine’s Day 2016

We had a nice quiet Valentine’s Day at home and since today’s prompt is food, I decided to scrapbook our day. Not sure when I’ve scrapbooked pictures so quickly!

 

I used the February Sketch from Paper Issues and it’s my second entry for my group’s Old/New challenge. I mixed Basic Grey’s Sugar Rush from 2009 and J’Adore from a year or two ago.

 

2016 Page 19 - Valentines Day

 

I added hearts using an MFT stencil and distress inks in the upper left corner. I used a Simon Says Stamp stencil with tiny hearts on the bottom right.

 

Here is the sketch~

paper issues feb sketch

 

Have a great night!