Friday, May 3, 2013


Woohoo! It's Friday!

Every Friday there is a new sketch posted at My Scraps & More Sketch Blog and I played with it today! I combined the sketch with Let's Get Sketchy's Week 5 challenge to use a favorite sketch from anywhere and use your favorite color combo.
Here is Tammi's sketch:

the color combo:
and my layout:
I have also been playing along with Memorable Seasons Color Your World Crop and they have a fun challenge posted that I also played with this morning.
Here's the challenge:
Susan wrote:
"This morning I'm issuing a challenge that uses color mediums. It can be anything except paint or glitter glue - such as colored pencils, markers, watercolor pencils, gel pens, crayons, chalk. Basically anything that comes in a pen or pencil form. I want your coloring to be a significant aspect of your project, and not just an X here or a dot there. I want you to get artistic, channel your inner child (who here didn't love coloring books when we were kids?), and have fun!"
I grabbed my pencil and started sketching some cattails, grass and water. Dusted off my watercolor pencils, added water with a paintbrush, a few stamped clouds, a stamped hot air balloon and some washi tape and came up with this:
This is the first time I created a layout without patterned papers! This was so fun, you may be seeing more!
Have a great weekend!


  1. Wow Lisa LOVE both of these!! Gorgeous photographs!!

  2. great pages and LOVE the photos, looks super relaxing!!!

  3. Love both of your layouts! Awesome job! Love the color combo! Thanks so much for playing along with us again at Let's Get Sketchy!

  4. Super cute pages! I really like your color palette! Thank you for joining us at LGS!!

  5. super cute!! thank you so much for playing along with us at LGS!


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