Truly awful photographs follow. I really must work on how I photograph my completed pages!! (poor lighting on the day and a grumbling husband thumping around outside didn't help!)
So now you've looked at the pretty picture in the previous post and are all mellow from its tranquilness, let me present my recent scrapping endeavours. I could have saved them up, but I'm not that sort of person! All or nothing!
Lets start with my playing with divided page protectors....which only work with true 4x6, not the batch of crappy ones I got printed that had the white border around the outside. However, you do the best with what you;ve got. In hindsight this would look better on 12x12 card, but I had fun just sliding the photos into the 4" pockets. On the left a little 6x12 to finish it off. (The centre bit on the big page was cut from the front of the invitation to his christening and I found spotty paper that sort of matched).
Some more playing with divided pages:
Some real paper and glue and sticking things down pages:
For this one I decided to do on paper what I;ve been dong in Elements: a block collagy style of layout. I should do this more often as it feels so easy on paper and computer. (About my boys' very low key 1st birthday.) Quite happy with this page!
humm of silence for 10 minutes.....my apologies, this post was rudely interrupted by my husband, who demanded that I stop what I was doing and come drive the tractor to pull his truck out from where it was bogged. But I am back, tractor driver extra-ordinaire that I am, truck un-bogged, to finish this post...now where was I?
And that ends this installment of poorly photographed and I suspect, poorl crafted scrapbooking pages! Working on editing my selection of January's photographs, which I will post over at puddin-n-pie, to justify its existence, other than a place for me to bookmark and follow the photographic
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