Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Kraft It Up - August

My first creative team layout for Kraft It Up!
August's challenge is a sketch.
Here's my sample.

Trying to get Christmas Photo's with four kids, no explanation required!


This is the August Sketch you get to create with, isn't it awesome!?

I actually partially made this background months ago, 
not knowing what photo's I would eventually use but I had the modelling paste 
left over from another project and not wanting to waste it
I grabbed a piece of Kraft cardstock and the Crafters Workshop stencil and just 
applied the paste randomly and set it aside to use on a project at a latter date.
Well this was it! 
In some of the photo's the kids were standing in front of a brick wall 
so it suited it perfectly.
So all I did when I came to do this layout was apply some texture stamps and
Mister Hueys calico white mist. And my Background was done!




I made a little Washi tape banner, cute!


Thanks for looking, make sure you check out the other CT layouts on the KIU blog.
Cheers.

10 comments:

  1. Love the background and the banner is cool. Great sketch too!

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  2. The brick work looks great. I so do that too. Create a background so as not to waste but I don't always end up using it so I guess that is a waste....go figure.
    Anyway, love what you did with the banner from the sketch. And yes, the pics are a crack up. These will be the good times to look back on.

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  3. Great take on this sketch Leonie & those pics are priceless. Fab background too. Love it. Cheers Di xo

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  4. This is awesome!! Love the masked background..the fun banner, everything! Nice job!

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  5. wow its amazing!! pics are so funny and layout is stunning!!

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  6. Wow, I love this!!
    The masking is amazing, such an awesome layout!!
    xoxo

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  7. I really love this layout Leonie - that bricked background is sensational. I really have to give this a go one of these days!

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  8. This is awesome Leonie! You do the best backgrounds! xx

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  9. Very cool! I just love the photos!! Total Crack up indeed!!!

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  10. Love your take on the challenge and your background is gorgeous!!!

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