the first one is of Becky and her dream job. she would love to work at Cake Girls bakery in Chicago. unfortunately their building burned down not too long ago. not sure what is going on with them now. maybe one day she will be able to work there. she is actually in Chicago with Scott this week. they are looking for jobs....she at bakeries, he at Alinea and L2O and for an apartment. they want to move there soon. anywho.....here are the layouts.
all supplies from Studio Calico June 2010 kit Party Sunny, Rec League and Shade Tree add ons
Cardstock: Bazzill; Patterned Paper: American Crafts, October Afternoon, Crate Paper, Pebbles; Letters: American Crafts; Journaling spot: October Afternoon; Sticker: KI Memories; Buttons: Martha Stewart Crafts, K & Company; Pen: Zig; Floss: DMC; Pearls: Kaiser Craft (pen, floss and pearls not included in kit...from my stash) this layout is based on a design by Shannon Tidwell for the Patterned Paper Every Which Way class at 2 peas in a Bucket
The next one is from our trip to Venice, Italy in April 2001. I love the pics of the gondola in the Grand Canal. The photo of the layout is a little dark. The photos are much more vibrant irl!
all supplies from my very first Studio Calico kit Via Airmail
Patterned paper: My Mind's Eye, Making Memories; Frame: technique tuesday; Cardstock: Bazzill; Flower: Making Memories; Transparency: My Mind's Eye; Letter stickers: Scrapworks
this layout was completed using a design from Kelly Purkey's Sketchbook class
In other news, I am headed North for vacation. Philly on Thursday and then Rehobeth Beach! i sooooo need a vacay!