Thursday, January 12, 2012

2 in 1 week

Wow!!! I am loving this!!!!! I had a ton of fun making this layout. This weeks song at Scrapping the music is Who Says by Selena Gomez. I have to admit I love this song, but I wouldn't be me if I didn't try to take a unique look at the song. At first I went through all my pictures trying to "feel the sap". Then I read the lyrics and saw the line..."Who says you’re not presidential?" I remembered seeing this picture of a project my little sister did at school umpteen gazillion years ago.Then I went online in search of pictures of the real Bush from 1988. This weeks sketchabilities sketch ended up being perfect.

Details: All of the patterned paper is from my Minds Eye (different pads)
             All of the die cuts are by K&Company

This layout also qualifies for:
                  Practical Scrappers: layout contest
                  Getting scrappy challenge: anything goes


  1. I love your unique take on this song! And the fact that you still have the puppet that your little sister made is awesome! Thanks so much for playing along with STM this week!

  2. Hey Emily!

    What a cool interpretation of the song! And how artfully patriotic! I really like how you repeated the circles and the curves.

    Thanks for playing along at Scrapping the Music!

    : .)

  3. I love how you incorporated pictures of the real Bush! Thank you for joining us at Getting Scrappy!
    Michelle GSDT

  4. What a fun take on this LO! I love the pictures and subject you chose! Thanks so much for joining us at Getting Scrappy!
    Lisa GSDT

  5. This layout is awesome! I love the puppet picture and I love how you included the real picture of President Bush. This is just too cute. You did a nice job with it. Thank you for linking your project to Amanda's Crafts and More.

  6. I'm a new follower. Come on over and join Jen's Craft Corner! I have some blog candy up for grabs!

  7. Oh, that takes me back in time! But it doesn't seem that long ago either! I LOVE your take on the song and making it YOUR own. And I have to say I love those pictures of Bush. That puppet your little sister had made...very creative!

  8. Your take on this challenge is very creative ;o) Thanks for playing along !

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  10. Sorry I made a mistake on my first comment. I LOVE your layout - great design! The Bush puppet is fantastic!!! You and your sister are very talented! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapping The Music!

  11. Wow, this is such an amazing layout!! I'm so glad you joined us a Getting Scrappy Challenge and I hope you will join us again this week..

    Scrappy Hugs,
    Amanda :0)