October 21, 2009

Sweet Summer






HI ya ladies..
Here's a little something I've been working today.. I'm so glad I got it finished..
The colors are not as deep and rich as they are in this photo.. its late and the lighting is bad..
but the end result is still the same..
I found this photo of me in my grand mothers belongings.  I spend a lot of time with her at her summer cabin when I was little and those are the best memories I have of my childhood..

I have added some close ups of the layout..
The two birds represent my grandmother and I.. I loved making the tiger lillies and I wanted to use the colors that I have on the dress I'm wearing.. 70's child....



Supplies Used:

Cricut cartridge: Home Decor (flourish, dragonflies, birds, little flowers and leaves
Cricut cartridge: Accent Essentials (tiger lilys)
Cricut cartridge: Storybook (scalloped squares)
Cricut cartridge: Hello Kitty Font (title)
Papers: K& Co cut & paste Design
Cardstock: lime green, orange, brown and yellow
Stickles: cinnamon, yellow,orange and lime green
Tim Holtz distress ink: walnut stain and green
black marker (dots on the flowers)
Pop dots

Thank you everyone so much looking..

9 comments:

  1. Oh, Nanne, sweet, sweet layout. Love that font on the title .. pefect for your LO. The colors and the flowers are a knock out! Of course, you know I love the HD birdies. Can't sstop using them LOL Awesome colors just like they are!

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  2. Love the colors and those tiger lily's look so pretty! The k & co cut n paste design stack is one of my favorites.

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  3. I'm so glad you gals created the stuck on u sketch challenge. Now I have all my top scrappers in one place. Whenever I have a block I can just pull you up for inspiration.

    Thanks!

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  4. This is stunning! I love how your really use your cricut! Your flowers are divine! I love your photo too! I so glad you have those memoires to hold on to!
    Blessings,
    Kim xXx

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  5. Nanne this is just beautiful, love the colours you used and all the cricut cuts. The tiger lillies are adorable. What happy memories to hang on to.

    hugs
    Kaye x

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  6. Beautimus....so rich and lovely...what an awesome picture...such a treasure...i am so glad you found it a were able to scrap it on the wonderful page...I love the flower....you are such an artist Nanne...you go girl!

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  7. What a sweet story behind the layout! Love your tiger lillies! Everything about this is just beautiful!

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  8. Nanne, that's gorgeous. I love your colors. Cute Blog background!!

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  9. What a sweet photo! I just love the way everything looks on this one...just beautiful. Gorgeous colors and I love those flowers and I love dragonflies..one of my favs...TFS

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