Wednesday, June 1, 2011

My Creative Time's Design Team Day using a sketch

Hello and thanks for dropping by. For today's design team post Emma gave a sketch to work with and we were to create either a layout or a card. Here is the sketch we had to work with:


So I had this idea to make a LO and everything evolved from there. This is the part of my layout that looks like the sketch:


Here is the picture of the whole LO. You can click on the pictures if you would like to see them zoomed in a little more.


The Mickey ribbon going across is supposed to be a 'camera strap.' I also had a lot of fun making my own background paper. I used my HUGE acrylic block from Market Street Stamps and layered EVERY stamp from Emma's Camera Shy stamp set in a rectangular pattern. I added just a couple of small stamps from the Mom You Rock and You're My Best Buddy stamp sets to even things out. Then I inked it up and stamped it on my background. It took 4 times inking it up and stamping it to cover the entire red paper. I LOVED how it turned out. For the white background I used the "Seeing Spots" Cuttlebug embossing folder. I also stamped the 'capture a moment in time...' stamp repeatedly around the border of my photo mat.

Thanks for stopping by today. I hope you have a wonderful day.

Items Used:

Create a Critter Cricut cartridge
Mickey and Friend Cricut cartridge
My Creative Time stamps - Camera Shy
My Creative Time stamps - Mom You Rock!
My Creative Time stamps - You're My Best Buddy
Glossy Accents
Sakura White Gellyroll pen
Mickey Ribbon
Sandylion patterned paper

20 comments:

  1. OMG! I love it! This is just perfect Glora. I did the same thing with my card using the Market Street Block LOL! I love how you did the camera. If there was really only a Mickey or Ariel Camera Strap, I would have bought one already.

    Hugs
    Kate

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  2. Hello my crafty friend, WOW your layout is sooo AMAZING!SUPER job with Emma's stamps,You outdone yourself with this project.Great work! :)

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  3. WOW!!! Absolutely LOVE this!!! What a grea way to use BUNCHES of Emma's Stamps!!!

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  4. Emma just had to LOVE what you did on this one. I know I did!

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  5. Glora, this is just perfect! I just love how you used all of the stamps, and you taught me something with how you used the sketch! I'm so literal, I never would have thought to do that. :-)

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  6. This is awesome, Glora! I love the idea of using the big block and stamps to make the background paper. Gotta file that one away in my memory cave! What a fun layout!!

    Hugs,
    Saundra :)

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  7. Glora this is fabulous! I love the background paper you created! Just awesome!

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  8. You did a great job!!! I love it and this stamp set was so much fun to use. My Dad is going to love his camera card I made with it. I just love how creative you were with it. Great job!!! Thanks for sharing...super cute.
    hugs,jen

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  9. Fabulous Glora!!! You are the most creative lady around!!! Thanks for always brightening my day! Love and Hugs, Cathryn :)

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  10. What a wonderfully creative layout! Everything works perfectly together. So many great touches like the film strips, the camera, the ribbon, the stamps. It's outstanding! Thanks for sharing.

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  11. AAAAAGH!! I HAVE TO COPY THIS PAGE!!! Totally lovin' it and soooooo far behind with my Disney scrapbook! (PS thanks for the sweet comment re:my messy room:-) goin' for the 50's thing but haven't had time. Can't imagine why;-)

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  12. What a great idea for a page! Love these stamps and they are perfect with your layout.

    Shar

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  13. What an awesome page, I love the colors and the film strip type pictures. Awesome.

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  14. Fantastic page. I love the Micky ribbonk the cute camera and film strips are a great touch on your layout. Awesome job!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  15. I LOVE this! You did an amazing job!

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  16. Yup this is amazing. All I kept thinking is when Emma saw this she flipped! This LO is amazingly creative. Again, love how you interperted this. Love how you used the ribbon for a strap. Great job stamping around the photo mat. You rocked this Glora:)

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  17. I love the camera and the film! And I love the camera strap - so cute!!!

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  18. Awesome . Creativity is one which need a lot talent and practice .

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  19. Girl you know I LOVE this layout! You are totally AMAZING:-) Love your work!

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