Wednesday, August 23, 2017

08/23/17 - "The 4th 2017"

 
Hi!
It's just me, trying to keep up w/ my commitment to myself to share some of my completed layouts.
Hope all is well!
 
"The 4th 2017"

Journaling:
"Fourth of July in our neighborhood means sparkly fireworks both on the ground and in the sky; yes the illegal kind, what do you expect in San Bdno?! Note: the illegal ones are not ours! Also the only day a year I can wear my 4th of July Snoopy T-shirt"


Most items are from one of the 4 kits from the July "The ScrapRoom" kit (see bottom left):




Two Fun Facts about this page:
1) Fourth of July photos are rare as I hardly ever, like mostly never, take photos on the Fourth now that the kids are pretty much grown; I didn't take a whole lot of photos when they were younger either though...because there's only so many photos of kids watching fireworks or playing w/ sparklers you can take before it's becomes "old"
2) Of the photos I did take, and created layouts for, I hardly ever used a traditional Red, White, and Blue color combo
I broke both those rules here... and I'm actually happy about it!
 
 
 
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For the following August Challenges:

>July/August Edition of Inspired by a Word
I was inspired by the word "Sparkle" and used it's variation "Sparkly"

>Music Challenge
This is for category #2 - Song Title
I chose "Fourth of July" by Fall Out Boy
*NO TWIST*

>The Wooden Embellishment Challenge
I used a wooden camera
*NO TWIST*

>Sticker Challenge
16 Stickers
-Alphas (10)
-Star
-Woodstock
-Stripe above my photo (it's not washi)
-Words/Phrases (3)
*INCLUDES TWIST*of Number Sticker

>Hoarders
16 items
-Woodstock Sticker
-PL Card
-Wooden Camera
Alphas (10)
-Star
-"Looking Up"
-Red Paper
*NO TWIST*

>Scrap w/ Your Scraps
1 Scrap
The red paper
*NO TWIST*

3 comments:

  1. Love the festive page! Sometimes you just have to go with the traditional colors :D

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  2. Looks great! And you can definitely wear patriotic Snoopy whenever you want. It's adorable!

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  3. LOVING this!!!!! LOVING that shirt!!! And we have the illegal ones here too! LOL!!!!!

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