Thursday, June 18, 2015

Bloom Where You're Planted

Good Afternoon everyone, today I would like to share a Spring layout with you. Summer is just around the corner, so this is still the perfect time for this share.


I snapped this picture of the Grandsons early in May when this shrub was in full bloom. We have lived here for 27 years and never seen such a beautiful show from this shrub. The boys were here to go to ball practice, so out we went to snap a few photos. I will share the rest in a couple of weeks.

Here are some closeups....


I took the opportunity to use flowers on my boy layout, since they matched the photo perfectly.


I cut my title using a Pretty Paper Pretty Ribbons cut file. I just love this saying. I stamped an Inkadinkado flower beneath.


Here I stamped a Family sentiment stamp by My Stamp Box.

I used the June sketch from Boy's Rule Scrapbook Kits


I was also inspired by the following challenges -
Scrap It Girl - Recipe Time - Use Brads, buttons & bling
Love To Scrap Challenge Blog #56 - Anything Goes with stamping
Silhouette Challenges - Anything Goes

Product List - Echo Park - Happy Go Lucky paper, stickers and bling; Recollections cardstock; AC cardstock; Little B corrugated tape and flowers, buttons, brads and bling from my stock. Tim Holtz Distress Inks.


Thanks for stopping by! Stay Crafty!!!




11 comments:

  1. I love that you took a boy photo and put it on a pretty feminine layout. It's gorgeous Sandy! :) And those blooms in the pic??? wow!!!

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  2. Hi Sandy. Thank you for sharing your fantastic layout for the Scrap it Girl Challenge. Love the details and cute picture. Awesome! Huggies!!!!!

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  3. Such a lovely creation and so pleased you joined us this time at LTSCB

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  4. Great layout! The picture is so sweet, and I love the embossed background and the embellishments you've added to the circle.

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  5. Your layout is very beautiful. Thank you for playing with us Scrap It Girl.

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  6. Sweet sweet page, love the pasterns and colour sand those brotherly hugs! So glad to see you back at Boys Rule!

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  7. Love this! Great take on the sketch! Great paper and embellishments. :) Thank you so much for joining us at Scrap It Girl! :)

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  8. Love how you carried over the floral from the photo to the paper...who says flowers aren't for boys? Thanks for taking the June Scrap it Girl Challenge!

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  9. This is so adorable....and such a sweet pic too! Thanks for joining us over at Scrap It Girl!

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  10. This layout makes me smile ear to ear!!! I love everything about it.

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