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Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Scrapbooking the Orpheum

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Scrapbooking really takes me a long time to finish compared to card-making! I want to be sure and get in the memories, so that requires LOTS of journaling. And I am a bit OCD in that I want to pull the colors of my pages and the page-layout from the photos themselves, so there is no make a pretty scrapbook page, THEN add photo's for me. The embellishments probably take the most time because they can make or break a page design.


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I loved how this turned out! My favorites are the flower groupings with the bling! For the first time, I really used Ranger's antiquing mists, first to darken the blue on the big flower and the green on the leaves (leftovers I saved from silk flower arrangements I made).


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This was also created for H2H's challenge this week, which is to create from something that inspires you. Here is my inspiration:

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I love the flowers in these papers, and the color scheme. They are Madeline from Prima.

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I tend to use these page designs loosely, for all the reasons I've listed above, but it is great to have as a starting point, especially cutting the base papers.

So what do you think?
:o) Jennifer

6 comments:

Jody Gustafson said...

Wow! Your pages are absolutely gorgeous! You are an inspiration to me. Thank you for sharing at H2H

Haley D. said...

Your page is amazingly beautiful! You obviously put a lot of time and effort into it. Thanks for sharing with us at H2H!

Brenda said...

WOW! What a great interpretation of your inspiration!! Thanks for playing at H2H and I hope we see you again!

debi barber said...

Fabulous flowers and bling....thanks for playing

FLEUR de Lo said...

You aren't kidding about the time factor. Why do you think I've embraced card making? :) I love all the details you added; it really adds a punch to your project!

Pamela O'Connor said...

Incredibly beautiful layout! Your attention to detail makes for some amazing artwork. Thank you for sharing with us at H2H!

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