Monday, July 25, 2011

sketch support one page #11 & a giveaway

 

Oh yeah, it’s giveaway time…again! I’d never had a giveaway on my blog until two weeks ago, and now I’ve had two! But you don’t care Smile  You just want the prize, right?

I have one copy of Sketches for Scrapbooking, one page sketches, volume 1 to give away this week!

That’s right, a sketch book for one-page designs! Brand new, and it features this sketch:

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(Pop on over to Sketch Support to get your own FREE copy with all the measurements & details.)

But first, my take:

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supplies: Patterned Paper: Crate Paper; Flowers: Sassafras; Letter Stickers: Jillibean Soup & American Crafts Thickers; Stickers: Jillibean Soup

Yes, these are back to school pictures from last fall! Considering Olivia starts KINDERGARTEN next month, I thought it was high-time for me to get these photos scrapped! I’ve had the patterned paper from Crate Paper since last fall, waiting for me to be inspired :)

1) I changed the stars to flowers when I found these flower stickers sitting on my desk, and I omitted the swirl. I love the swirl, but couldn’t freehand one to my liking. Plus then I saw this phrase sticker when I was grabbing the “of” letters. It just worked for me.

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2) I skipped the journaling on the upper left because I just didn’t have enough to say. But I did add a flower sticker up there to balance it out visually.

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3) I used a fun little journaling spot from Jillibean Soup after starting to write directly on the paper & not liking it.

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4) I added another fun word sticker from Jillibean Soup to go along with the flower here. It’s so nice to finally use some goodies from my stash!

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So back to the giveaway…

Leave me a sweet comment below to be entered in a random drawing for Allison’s new one-page sketch book. For additional chances to win, check out the blogs of my fellow Creative Team members. I’ll be randomly selecting someone on Sunday July 31.

9 comments:

  1. Awesome job on the sketch. I must tell you that you that I love, love your handwriting. I look for it in all your layouts...ha!
    Thanks for sharing and for the chance to WIN!

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  2. Super cute layout! Love the colors!

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  3. i love this one page sketch book with my kids getting to be teenagers i have fewer and fewer pictures of them!

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  4. Adorable layout and so excited for this one page sketch book!! Thanks for the opportunity to win :)

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  5. Awesome layout, I'm just getting into scrapbook sketches. I'm addicted to these blogs. thanks for sharing you layout.

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  6. The layout is very nice. It is hard to believe it is almost time to do back to school layouts.

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  7. Thanks for the chance to win! I'm loving the one page layouts! Now that I'm mostly caught up with my scrapping and not worried about stashes of pics to scrap, I can do more of these--great for those moments captured with just a picture or two.

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