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Sunday, 10 August 2014

Three challenge entries in one!!!

I haven't combined challenge entries in a while, but this time I've made a layout for the following challenges:


For this challenge I felt prepared because this week I *just* had my selfies printed at costco as part of a collage thing I made to fit an 8 x 12 print. And these were from last month, so I'd say they're recent enough for this challenge since the goal was to celebrate your age right now. :)


This was the base of my layout, as the sketch greatly assisted in guiding me to placement of everything. :)
I really enjoyed this sketch - It felt different than any other sketch I've used!
The sketch for this challenge is as follows:



I finish off with this challenge as it gave me a reason to use up the embroidery thread that came in the grab bag from Studio Calico. :)
I used the whole length of it (1 yard, maybe?) to make a multi-layered bow, and then I finished it off by adding a star from the trim I got in the Studio Calico card making grab bag since it coordinated with my gold accenting on the layout!

Without further delay, here is my layout!! :D




This is one of my favourite mixed media layouts so far... I almost didn't go the MM route because I was trying to keep it relatively flat, but throw on some watercolours, stenciling, splatters and inking... And Ta-da!

Thanks so much for dropping by!

Krafty Kerry signing off!

11 comments:

  1. What a cool layout! Great use of mixed media. Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge.

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  2. Love your background work and the bow is super cute. The yellow is perfect behind the bright blue in the pics. Thanks for joining in at Let's capture Our Memories.

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  3. What a great layout Kerry! Love all the mixed media and the colors are great!! Thanks for playing along with us at Challenge YOUrself :)

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  4. So pretty, great colors. I really love your style!

    Glad you linked up at LCOM:)

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  5. Love this layout super fun. thanks so much for joining us at Craft-Dee Bowz!! be sure to join us for next months challenge as well!

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  6. Lots of lovely messy creativity going on here! Love all the inky details and the multiple photo's. Thanks for playing along with us at Challenge Yourself. xx

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  7. Very nice:-) Love the star on your bow. Thanks for joining us at Let's Capture Our Memories!

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  8. Love your colour combo and ALL that journalling! Thanks for playing along with us over at Let's Capture Our Memories!!

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  9. Love how you rotate the sketch and play with multiple photos! Brilliant! Love the splatters and the used of stencil! Great job! Thanks for sharing this over at LCOM!

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  10. Great layout, the mixed media is just fantastic. Thanks for playing along with us at Challenge YOUrself

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  11. Love the colors and all the mist you use, this is a pretty layout <3
    So gald you are playing along with us in this challenge at Challenge Yourself, thanks :)

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