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Thursday, 26 July 2012

James meets the (Great) Grandparents

Still playing catch-up on my great niece and nephew's albums, this page is for James'

Papers are the same as the first pages of his book, Up Up & Away by Mindy Terasawa.
I drew a circle inside and out of my large circle cutter in pencil then used a swirl stamp from a SU Christmas set and some Baja Breeze ink to create the shape.
The photographs were matted onto patterned papers with the edges placed under the circles on the pattern.


I used 3 tags and stuck them together then added rub-on letters for the title.


I cut out clouds from another sheet which was thermographically glittered and added their names to two. 


The base paper has a fluffy cloud/floral shape so I used a Martha Stewart glitter pen and traced them, but only the ones inside the circle.


I punched circles from the remaining patterned paper and put them around the edge on 3d foam.
Buttons and pearls were added too.
I ran a edge around the page with a fine-liner to finish.


9 comments:

Maggie said...

What a terrific subject for your LO, it's great.

Sue said...

lovely page Linda- hope you are "on the mend" x

Anita said...

You have been sooooo productive Linda....lovely pages and they make the perfect additions to your special albums you are making xx

Elaine said...

Hi Linda wow you have been making some fab memory pages .... I love the FLY BY one its fabulous and I like your idea of the ribbon banners on the page they look super. Well done fabulous wotk and lotts of embellishments , lovely work hugs Elaine

Ali said...

Gorgeous! Such lovely photos and I love all the little detailed elements on this page. :)

Ali

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Ali said...

Thanks for your comment on my blog... to answer your question, yes, they do come out of the mold before they harden. With FIMO, you bake it in the oven to harden it. So you push it into the mold and because the mold is flexible you can just bend it to pop the piece out and then bake in the oven to finish. :)

Ali

fatmonica said...

It's a gorgeous layout,I love the photos.

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