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September 27, 2011

Love Is - ODBDLYLS9 Scrap Challenge

This months Scrap Challenge at Our Daily Bread Designs is to create a scrap page of any size using Vellum and Our Daily Bread Designs Stamps. I had lots of ideas running through my head for vellum, but in the end, decided on some simple vellum overlays.

I turned to some more wonderful old photos of my grandparents for my 8" x 8" scrap page.  I'm not sure how old they are in the photo or when it was taken, but they sure looked happy.  When choosing my wedding date, I picked my grandparents anniversary, and my husband and I were married on their 51st Wedding Anniversary, we'll be celebrating our 20th Anniversary on October 5th.

I wanted to add the vellum overlay, but still be able to see the photo, so I stamped the verse from 1 Corinthians in Ranger Coffee Archival and heat set. It may appear to look a little blurred in the photo, but IRL, it is clear. I might just remove that piece and heat emboss and see if my photo still shows through.

I pulled the blue color from the Basic Grey papers into the rest of my layout, by adding Scallops with Spellbinders Edgeabilities Die and Butterflies using Cheery Lynn Designs Small Exotic Butterfly Die. I also randomly stamped the Crochet Border from Serve the Lord in Brocade Blue onto the Basic Grey Papers, and paper pieced the flowers.

The Crocheted Poppy from Serve the Lord is stamped on Vellum, then die cut with the Crocheted Circle Die and adhered to a Chocolate panel cut with the Cheery Lynn Designs French Pastry Die.

You have until Friday, September 30th, at 6PM EST to play along with the ODBD September Scrapbooking Challenge, for your chance to win a $20 ODBD GC, click here for full details.

Stamps - Our Daily Bread Designs
Card Stock - Brocade Blue, Chocolate, Vellum
Ink - Brocade Blue, Ranger Coffee Archival
Other - Basic Grey Paper, Cheery Lynn Designs French Pastry/Mini Exotic Butterfly Dies, Spellbinders Flourish/Edgebilities Dies, ODBD Crocheted Circle Die, Big Shot, Brads, Dimensionals

Thanks for stopping by!


Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

Fabulous vintage card, love the image. Gorgeous. Tracy x

Gerrie Johnnic said...

Beautiful design, colors and creativity abounds in this page, luv it. Gram says she loves the crocheted items! lol

Marjie Kemper said...

Gorgeous card, Lisa. Love the way the blue pops!

Terry said...

Wow, this is one beautiful page and tribute to your grandparents! I think the vellum overlay give the photo a dreamy feel! Love the pops of blue!

Basement Stamper said...

This is gorgeous Lisa, I love the color and the layout of it all. Funny, my hubby & I share our anniversary with my Grandparents, his Aunt & Uncle and a cousin...runs in the family.


Grace said...

Very pretty take on the vellum challenge Lisa. Love this dp and the pop of aqua. Happy 20th!

Suzanne C said...

Gorgeous layout! Love that you layered the vellum over the picture. Beautiful colors too!

Kelley said...

So cool, even Gram loves it! Happy 20th! (we will be on our 30th...gasp!)

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