Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Dream Big!

Hello scrappy friends!
Today I am sharing a page I created combining few challenges. I used a Stuck?! sketch along with the book inspired challenge at Scrap Our Stash. I was inspired by the picture of the dad and kids and decided to use a photo of Sierra and her dad at her graduation a few weeks ago.
I used Dear Lizzy Happy Place for this layout:


I started by cutting a few cut files from The Cut Shoppe: Crop Circles, This and That and Funky Florals. I colored these cut files using watercolors and Gelatos for my pops of yellow. I created my background using the packaging technique and some watercolors.


The word "Dream" is from Heidi Swapp and I colored that with the watercolors as well. I added some October Afternoon mini alphas to complete my title.


I added patterned papers, washi tape and stitching. I fussy cut the bubbles and date frame from a few patterned papers.


I love cutting the cut files on white cardstock and adding paint. It gives the layout lots of dimension!


Here are a few more close ups:
I popped the diecut sun up on pop dots.


I added a few more pop dots under the bubbles and "It's a beautiful day to start" diecut.


Here is the sketch:


and the book cover:


I am so happy with how this layout turned out! 

Thanks for stopping by and have a wonderful day!



11 comments :

  1. Lisa this is absolutely stunning, love the colours and the cut files you have used! Everything just pops! Thanks for joining us at Stuck?! Sketches!

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  2. Really great cut files and layering!

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  3. Fabulous page! Love all the die cuts! BL

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  4. Love the background work! And the layering - FABULOUS! And those circles - PERFECT! Thanks for playing along with us over at Stuck?! Sketches!!

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  5. What a fabulous page! I love how you were able to combine challenges! Thanks for joining us at Stuck?! Sketches and Scrap Our Stash!

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  6. Beautiful page! Love the layering and all the die cuts! Fabulous take on the challenge. Thanks for playing @ SOS!!

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  7. A great way to combine both challenges!! The layout turned out great!! Love it! Thanks for joining us at SOS!!

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  8. Stunning work Lisa, LOVE the background. Thanks for playing along with Stuck?!

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  9. Love your MM background, it adds a special dimension. Thanks for playing along with us at SOS.

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  10. Great take on the challenge! Gorgeous page! Thank you for playing along with us at SOS! X

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