Thursday, May 20, 2010

double the fun

YAY, my first double-page layout in what I'm sure is three years. Not quite sure why I stopped making them, but I will definitely be making more of these!

This page goes with the 5.20 sketch for Sketchy Thursdays. (Would I post anything else on a Thursday? *grin*)

I love these pictures from Easter at my in-laws house. Nate has so much fun opening his eggs after he hunts from them. Each little toy is as big as a giant present to him. In these pictures he'd opened an egg with fishing bobbers, one with chocolate, and one with a Jessie toy from Toy Story. That was the one that got that huge grin. He LOVES Toy Story!

Sorry this post is so pic-heavy. I just loved so much about this page. I felt like I had three times as many corners to cover and edges to embellish! So fun!

Like I've said before: I love making my own flowers! The ones on these two pages are some of my favorites so far.

In addition to using the sketch for Sketchy Thursdays, I also used the Creative Type Prompt #31 to use type rub-ons. The journal spot above the word EASTER is filled with nearly a whole sheet of Daisy Bucket word rub-ons that I had been saving. Though not font, the blue bubbles rub-on was also one I had been hanging onto from K&Co.

I also used a challenge at Scrap Freak: May Class - Be Inspired #11 Fashion Colors. If you aren't playing along at Scrap Freak you're missing out on some wonderful inspiration! Hope to see you over there!

Thanks for stopping by here today! :)


An update to yesterday's post: I did list a few of the items from yesterday to my Etsy shop. More will be added very soon. Thanks so much to everyone who purchases the flowers I make or kits I put together. I truly enjoy making them, and I'm glad they are given a good home!


Tessa Buys said...

Super cute! On our Easter morning the boys were in their snowboots and heavy coats, and it was dark and dreary. I love your bright, beautiful pictures! Your Etsy stuff is super cute, too!

Jingle said...

This is so adorable!!!

Adora Concepcion said...

i love everything here!

sarah said...

wahooo! :) great double pager, diana! i don't know why i don't do more of these too... hehe. i say ST does more of these! :)


heidi said...

so super cute!!!

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

I so so so soooooooooooooooo love this Diana!!!! Loving those photos and loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeee the flowers! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Amy said...

Caaauuuuuuttttttteeeeeee...Double layout. I love your flowers. You are amazing. Love how you talk about your son....He is so very cute. Gotta love our boys. Hugs,Amy

Keshet said...

I love this! The colors are so fun:)

Keshet said...

Me again! I hear you on the sticker sneeze--I won't go into the layout where I cut family photos I don't have copies of into BALLOONS. Oh, well:)