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Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Gramma's lil' Helper

This is a layout I have done for a challenge group I am in.  It is all part of the "get your fanny back to scrapping" vow I took for 2012.  This is one of my youngest dd's lads.  I cannot believe he will be ten years old and I am scrapping toddler things!  I am so far behind but each layout catches me up some.  lol  Anyway, the sketch is from Sketch Savvy.  The papers are from a the "Baby Boy" stack from DCWV.  I cut the letters and border strips all out with my sidekick and sizzix dies.  I used my CE and the Cricut Class room to cut the pennants out as well as the frames.  I have never used pp to make frames and stuff but think they look okay.  I shaded some white crochet thread with blue and green copics to hang the pennants.  Added a little ink here and there and called it done.  Not sure it is done tho as I think it needs a bit more to really finish it off.  Thanks for stopping by.  God bless each of you!


This is a first for me.....I will enter this layout in some challenges.  I have entered my cards in challenges for a couple years now, but never a layout.  So here is the challenges I am entering.

Anything Goes- altered items  not sure if the crochet be considered as altered where I colored it.

Lasting Memories- ribbon.

 2 Sisters Challenge- stitching

Fantabulous Cricut- use fabric, lace or other trim.  I used the polka dot ribbon

Bella Blvd Studio-use pattern papers as an embellishments.....my frames

Allsorts-anything goes

16 comments:

  1. Love your LO! Your LO's are as wonderful as your cards. Thanks for joining us at Lasting Memories.

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  2. Thank you for entering this into LM challenge! You did great! I love your banners! :)

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  3. Well this is just cutie patootie!! And you have never done scrappin' challenges? Well I would say you are a pro! Banners and the colors are my favorites of this!! Thanks so much for joining us at Lasting Memories this week.
    Michele
    LMDT

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  4. Beautiful layout. Love the colours and the precious memories preserved here.
    Hugs
    Desire

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  5. Love how the patterned paper coordinates with the photos. You did great! Thanks for joining us at Lasting Memories.
    Elizabeth LMDT
    http://visionsofpaper.blogspot.com/

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  6. Hello!! Hey, don't worry about being behind - I am too!!! Let me say, I am NOT a chronological scrapper!! LOL!! I absolutely adore this LO, your grandson is a doll and love that banner. Thanks so much for joining us at Lasting Memories!!!!

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  7. You did an aweesome job on your layouts! I love the color combo and the banners look great:) Nice touch with the polka dot ribbon:) Thanks for joining us in the challenge at FCCB!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  8. A great layout, fab colour combo
    Thank you so much for entering our FREE & EASY challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
    Hugz Fleur xXx

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  9. What a great layout of your cute grandson. Maybe someday I will get a grandson to scrap, Right now I have three granddaughters. Great colors, paper and layout. Thanks for joining us at LM this week.

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  10. I had to take a closer look at the cute ribbon you used. super job on the LO and thanks for joining us at Lasting memories

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  11. I just love your LO! And don't feel bad, many of us are behind in our scrapbooks!!! Thanks for joining us at 2 Sister's!!

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  12. You did an awesome job on your layouts! I love the color combo and the banners look great!! Thanks for joining us over at Lasting Memories

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  13. Fab layout with such sweet photo's and great bunting!
    Thanks for entering our Anything Goes challenge over at Allsorts this week and good luck!
    Hugs Nicola xxx

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  14. Really pretty. So glad you joined us for the ribbon challenge at Lasting Memories!
    Stacia - LMDT

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  15. love the LO - thanks for joining us at lasting memories - i hope you will join us next week
    kimberly lmdt

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  16. What a lovely LO!
    Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes Challenge!
    Hugs Annette

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