At last a layout

Today I actually managed to do a layout. It has to be the first one in about 5 months. I did cheat though and scraplifted a layout by Kathy Bridgewater who had hers published in the Scrapbook Inspirations Ideas Book.
It's amazing to realise that you can do a whole 12 x 12 layout without buying any new stash!! I used Cosmo Cricket and Basic Grey papers and doodled lots of circles.
I also used a corrugated letter (which I have to admit I never thought I'd use) and the title numbers are Thickers I got from a kit last year.
The photo is one of about 3 pictures I managed to get of Samuel this summer. At 13 he's now not such a willing volunteer to have his picture taken. A bit like his Dad really!! He only had this one taken as he was with my nephew (who's 3) on a wooden train at Baxters.
I'd forgotten how much I enjoyed scrapping but have to admit I am the snail of the scrapping world. I took about 3 hours to put this lot together!!

Comments

  1. Three hours well spent! Lovely layout. Super picture, you'd never guess he was a reluctant model!

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  2. It's a beautiful layout. I have a DD 13, DD 20 and DS 22 so you can imagine how few photos I get ;o) though with DD 20 now pregnant I do get them a bit more often and once my GD is here she won't be able to stop me ;o)

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  3. So are you going to keep up the momentum and come to the crop on Sunday???

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  4. It's looking great and time never matters as long as you enjoyed it.

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  5. Love, love, love it! It's absolutely brilliant, I wanted to reach out and stroke the circles, beacuse they looked fluffy! Don't stop scrapping, please ... and go to the crop on Sunday!

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