Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Red, White, and Blue Just For You!

Hope the Fourth of July was a happy sparkly boomin good time for all! Ours was happy but no sparklin or boomin for us because of the ban on fireworks. We could have parked our car, boarded a bus and watched the professional show with thousands of others in a field but we don't do well in large crowds.
I have a layout to share with you that I created with the Apron Strings Designs Larger Than a Breadbox Kit. Everything on the layout is from the kit except for the "scale" I cut from the Pink Paislee's Hometown Summer papers that was in Apron Strings Kit last month.
I used a sketch from Sassy Lil' Sketches to scrap the pictures of my daughter Amory.
I also completed two more challenges with this layout. Crop Stop's Challenge #26 to make your projects using your national colors. Red, White and Blue, of course! The second challenge I completed was ScrapFit WWU #9 to create a layout, card or other project focusing on making embellishments from patterned paper. I cut out a "scale" (formerly a thermometer!) from pattern paper, and created pinwheels from pattern paper as well.
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Thank you for stoppin by and have a blessed day,

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Vicki said...

Beautiful LO, Kristin! Love the pinwheel and border! Thanks for playing along with our CropStop Challenge Blog!!

Nancy aka Homesclscrapper said...

beautiful layout. love the colors. thanks for playing with sassy lil' sketches.

Missy Whidden said...

Wow! This is just fantastic! I love the colors, and that pinwheel is awesome!! So glad you were able to use patterned paper for an embellishment...woo hoo! Thanks for playing with us at ScrapFIT!!

CropStop said...

No matter what the country or the colors, all those who entered did a fantastic job. Patriotism is inspiration for everyone throughout the globe, and we thank you for sharing your thoughts with us on the CropStop Challenge.

Sara Zenger said...

Cute pics!!! I love your layout! Thanks for Working Out with us a ScrapFIT!