Monday, February 7, 2011

Two-page Week, Part 1

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Welcome to two-page week! We've got another week full of fun and creative layouts to share and on Friday another round of the Jillibean Soup product challenge. Today, the layouts from Christina, Jill, and Mireille show just how easy it is to follow the sketch while also adding in your own touches.

Two-Page Sketch #8


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"Sweet Puppy Love" by Christina Hoffman
Supply List - Cardstock: Bazzill; Pattern paper: Pebbles; Alphabet: Doodlebug Design, Jillibean Soup, and Kaiser Craft; Floss: DMC; Jewels: Kaiser Craft; Tools: Cricut for the puppy, the dog bowl, the dog bone, and the dog house.

Variation 1 - This first noticeable change was to the photo's. I used a 5 x 7 photo in place of the 6 x 4. I also chose not to use the 3 x 3 photo that was supposed to go next to the 6 x 4. I wanted to use that space for embellishments.

Variation 2 - Instead of decorative strips (circles) I opted to use a solid brown piece above and below the striped piece. The brown strips are 1/4 inch each and the mutli-colored strip is 1/2 inch.

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"Sledding 'Mach 9' Style" by Jill Sarginson
Supply List - Cardstock: Bazzill; Pattern paper: Echo Park: Wintertime; Alphabet: Pink Paislee; Floss: DMC; Tools: Creative Memories circle punch, Creative Memories circle cutter, decorative edge ruler, Fiskars scallop sentiment border punch, Bazzill In Stitch'z circle template; Ink: Versamark, Pen: Zig writer; Embellishments: Echo Park Wintertime paper, unknown

I pretty much kept to the sketch for this layout. The circle with the scallop edges was made with a circle punch - I punched several circles out and then glued them under the edge of the circle. I then used the circle template to punch holes for the stitching. The snowman was cut out of the pattern paper and mounted with pop dots.

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"Tools" by Mireille Divjak
Supply list - Cardstock: Bazzill; Patterned paper: Three Bugs in a Rug - Tool Time collection (Tool Time Words, My Tools, and Off to Work); Die cut shapes and chit chat stickers: Three Bugs in a Rug - Tool Time; Pens: American Craft and Sakura; Ink: Colorbox; Staples: Bo Bunny; Sew Easy: We R Memory Keepers

Story: Love these pictures of Noah playing with Scoop. He has a few Bob the Builder car's but scoop really is his favorite.
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18 comments:

Sue Bone said...

The sketch is already on my ipad for our next crop on Saturday and printed out for my sister. Another two great layouts ladies. Well done.

Arianne said...

Great sketch and some amazing samples!

dawn said...

This looks like a fun sketch. The first layout is so sweet, loving the puppy products. The second one is cool, love the colors. The last one is sweet because my big boy loved scoop also when he was little. Miss those days. Great job ladies.

Karina said...

Beautiful pages and - again - wonderful sketch!!!.
Thanks so much!!!
Karina.

L said...

I love two-page layouts, and these examples are great!

Lulo

Shari Thurman said...

Seeing these 3 layouts made me love this sketch even more.

Jody B. said...

Christina: I love your puppy layout, it's super cute. I love the die cuts you added.

Jill: Lovin' the black & white photos and the colors. And scalloped circle is awesome.

Mireille: Great job on your layout, my son also has that toy. Although he was never into Bob the builder, he always played with it.

scarthur said...

Love the layouts!! Love this sketch, so many possibilities!!

Scrapthat said...

Great work ladies!! TFS!

Crystal aka Caitlynsmommy said...

I love this. The sketch houses lots of photos and has clean lines. May try it out this week!

connie said...

I love this sketch!

Precious Memories Scrapbooking & More said...

gr8 layouts girls, I especially like the puppy love

Christina Hoffman said...

Thank you for the sweet comments!!! Great job Jill and Mireille!!! Love them both!!!

Tammy E. said...

Another wonderful sketch and great inspiration. Love the two pagers!

The Mancilla Family said...

LOVE this sketch!

Anonymous said...

Ok I love this sketch. It will be a favorite of mine. So versital. The layouts are all awesome!

HappyScrapN

Lisa said...

I love the dog and baby, the snowman, and the cars driving across the page. Who am I kidding? I love it all!

mustangkayla said...

What great takes on the sketch!