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Gathering Supplies for 52 Weeks

I’ve been reading the posts on Ali Edward’s blog on a Week in the Life of. I’m thinking about my album and I’m starting to figure out what I want to get.

Album 8.5 x 11

Page protectors

  • Pink Paisley Set (maybe) It has a nice mix of different types of page protectors.
  • 6 x 4 Page Protectors

Journal Cards

  • Going to make some that will fit the size of the page protectors 🙂

Stamps (I want to have a set of stamps that I’ll use specifically for this project)

Digital Elements

  • Pages that will fit the page protectors

Until I get my supplies together I’m taking pictures and journaling on 3 x 5 index cards.

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Zetti Stamps Arrived & Creative Type Prompt #3

Actually they came last week. But, I finally had an opportunity to use them. The Prompt #3 at the Creative Type this week was to focus on a quote. I don’t think I followed the challenge correctly as it’s not really focused on type, so I’m not sharing my link on their site.  Not cause I don’t love their challenges…. when I created it, type didn’t come as a focus for me. I added it to the challenge 🙂 See what Zetti’s do to you?

Anyways… with the opportunity of a challenge I used the my pretty little zetti’s.

This is the LO:

Quote LO for Creative Type Prompt #3

Quote LO for Creative Type Prompt #3

 A close up of the wordings details in their little journal plates.

Journal Plate Stamps by Altered Paper Press

Journal Plate Stamps by Altered Paper Press

Close up of my pretty Zetti Stamps.
Close up of Stamp by Zettiology
Close up of Stamp by Zettiology

 

Close up of Stamp by Zettiology
Close up of Stamp by Zettiology

Journaling –

Class: English
Assignment: Quote
It was the most profound realization I had about my son’s inner strength, when I read what he picked for his quote. It reflects his own self acceptance.
“You all laughed at me because I’m different.
I laugh at you because you’re all the same.”
Materials: CS, black – unknown, white – unknown, patterned paper – Basic Grey, music sheet; Stamps, Altered Paper Press – Journal Plates and Zettiology; Ink CTMH – Grey Wool.

8 Years

I’ve been playing around with digital scrapbooking and I decided to take a little break from it and play with paper again. This is a LO of Casey and I. Photograph is from 2007. 

Casey and I, 2007

Casey and I, 2007

Me, Right Now? Well Almost

So, i can’t believe it. I drafted something up. It definitely won’t be ready for the submission… not good enough to submit, but I will finish this one. I’m actually liking it…

Maybe me right now will be me tomorrow or this weekend?

Won’t You Say You Love Me Too?

This is a journal page I created for Jarred.  I created the layout in PS7. Printed it out on cardstock and color Barney in with crayons. I then went back and randomly stamped the 3 dot image using grape sherbert and edged the page with kentucky green.

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