Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Cutie Pie

I have a bit of a story about this layout--that CUTE little boy is my hubby.  It was TOTALLY funny because my boys each though it was one of them! :)  My hubby doesn't have to many pictures of himself as a little guy.  A few years ago one of his sisters found a box of pictures at her parent's house and scanned them.  Then after that HUMONGOUS job she gave each of the 7 siblings a copy of the pictures.  Low and behold there were a few pics of my hubby.  This was one of the few pictures that didn't exactly have a date but we guest-mated the age.

 Another little tidbit about this layout.  I initially was going to make it an 8 1/2 x 11 but it just didn't look right.  I then placed it on a 12 x12 and it STILL didn't look right!  So I cut 2" off of the side and made it a 10 x 12" layout. (that is taking a creative page out my scrapping buddy Elizabeth Carney's page)  Now it looked right!  I added a few things here and there and it was finished!
 I think my favorite part of this layout has to be the triangles.  I made a cut with my cameo for this layout, and used the leftovers on my other layouts from this kit.
That's all for today!  thanks SO much for the visit!
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5 comments:

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

So glad you got some pics of him as a child! I love love love the colors and the layers!!!!

Jingle said...

Oh, that photo is so cute! Fabulous layout!!!

Ashley Horton said...

Great photo!! And I love how it turned out with your changes! The large black mat looks great against the 12x12 background and I love all of the different papers you used behind the photo!

sophie said...

very nice! love the layers!

Rebecca said...

Soooooooo sweet. Love the layering and those triangles and stitching.