Sunday, June 13, 2010

Black and White Photo

This week The Pink Elephant's layout challenge is to use a black and white photo. I believe this is Gavin at 2. Ok....I do know it is Gavin I just don't know if he was 2 or 3 in this picture. When you have as many boys as I do all the years tend to run together if you know what I

I used the sketch from Sassy Lil' Sketches. I thought that the circles made into Christmas tree ornaments would be perfect. I really like how it came out. I know it is simple but I think it is super sweet.


The background paper is by provo craft- candy cane wishes

The chipboard is by Cosmo Cricket in a Christmas set I got

Ornaments are cut from Joys of The Season

All other paper is from my stash

This layout also qualifies for:

Bah Humbug- anything goes
Sew Many Challenges- Christmas anything but a card

UPDATE: This layout made top 3 at The Pink Elephant


  1. Oh Em that is so cute! I love how that turned out! I had this sketch on my to do list and just never got around to did a wonderful job on it and thanks for playing with TPE!!

  2. Beautiful page and great photo. Love it all!

  3. adorable! the lo is nice to... like how you change the circle into ornaments. Staci

  4. How adorable!! I remember saying that every Christmas morning lol me & my siblings would fight over the biggest gift lol Great work!!

    Thanks for joining us this week at Sew Many Challenges!!

  5. Love your take on the sketch! Those ornaments are such a unique touch! Thanks for using the Sassy Lil' Sketch!

  6. This turned out so CUTE!! Great sketch to work with! I might have to try that one!! (=

  7. LOVE this LO!! TOO cute!!! Thanks for sharing with us at SMC!

  8. oh my this is fabulous - I love the sketch and the way you have used baubles for the circles is just perfect. Gorgeous photo - how cute is he?
    Love it and so nice to see a scrapbook page in our challenge at Bah! Humbug! I'm trying to get into scrapping and when I see work like this it gives me such great ideas.
    Ann xxx
    Bah! Humbug! DT

  9. How cute! I love that you turned the circles into ornaments! Thanks for playing along!

  10. great X-mas project and I love the sentiment! What a little cutie there in that picture too! Thank you for joining us for this weeks "Sew Many Cards Challenge Spot“! I look forward to seeing more of your FABULOUS CRAFTY WORK in the future!
    Rach ~ Queen La Rubba

  11. Fabulous layout and briliant take on the sketch. Thank you for sharing your page with us at Bah! Humbug!

    Max's Craft Creations
    Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT

  12. Hi Emily this is one fabulous LO love the colours the photo is brilliant thank you so much for sharing this with us at SMC this week.
    Lorraine x

  13. This is so cute. Thanks for playing with us at Sew Many Challenges. Hugs, Anita

  14. What a cute layout! Love the little ornaments. Thanks for joining our scrap challenge this week at TPE!

  15. Your layout is awesome! I love the ornaments.

    Thank you for participating in Sew Many Challenges this week!

  16. Great job on getting top 3 over at TPE!!!!!!!!

  17. This is so cute, Love the colours and layout. Thanks for joining in this weeks SMC Challenge.
    Hugs Shelley xx

  18. Super Cute photo and I love the ornaments!!!! And a BIG CONGRATS on being in the Top 3 over at The Pink Elephant!!!! AWESOME!!!

  19. Awesome!!! Love how you turned those circles into ornaments! Thanks for joining SMC this week!

  20. love that you made the circles into ornaments!