Sunday, June 3, 2012

1 gum boot, a toque and some killer shades :)

Hello! Hello! I hope everyone had a fantastic weekend? I did, other than the fact that we were supposed to go camping, but decided against it due to weather...but all in all, the weekend was still pretty great! 

I wanted to show you a layout that I made of my middle son Caleb. He is such a ham and he loves to dress up in anything and everything (or in this case, close to  nothing!)
These photos of him just cracked me up and I couldn't wait to scrap them. I fussy cut the one picture, because I was going to tuck it behind the truck until I realized that you wouldn't be able to see the best part of the picture-the fact that he's only wearing one gum boot! So I cut out the bottom half of him and just had him kinda standing on top of the truck...I kinda love how it turned out :)

I used one of my new Tim Holtz stamp sets and of course the gadget gears die which I cut out with some corrugated cardboard. I hid the journaling inside the envelope (which is another one of Tim's fab new dies). I've been really into the vintage cars and travel themes lately...can't seem to get enough of it :)

Well, what do ya think?! Is it weird that Caleb's feet are cut out? Or do ya like it? I like it, but I tend to march to the beat of my own drum :)

I'm entering this layout into the challenge over at Simon Says Stamp and Show: Texture.

Have a great week! 


Lynnda said...

What a bummer!!! You can't stop mother nature eh.... oh well perhaps next time...!!

Love your layout its so cute!!! Shabby style... and I heart the banner too... Awesome... hugs...xoxo

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Sorry bout the weather cancelling your plans!! I loveeeeeeeee your lo!!! Those photos are tooooooooooooo cute and loving the gears!!!

Hill Top Creations said...

Lovely lay out and his legs cut out look just fine.. Sorry about your camping but it looks like you had some good scraping time.. Take Care

Ashley Horton said...

Sarah, this page is really awesome! Love the whole boyish theme with the gears and the awesome TH products! I love how you b&w photos stand out against the page and I think the cut out feet are really that he just has on one sock!! :)

Anonymous said...

LOL! That is great pictures!! LOL what a character!! I love this layout and I love how you cut your picture so you can see that he is wearing only one gum boot!! I must get that tim holtz envelope die!! MUST GET IT!! :) Glad you had a great weekend!

Tanya S said...

OMG Your kids crack me it !Fab layout !

Roxy said...

This is awesome, one of my faves of yours I must say! So did you stamp the truck? Or was it on the paper like that? He must be a funny kid!!!

Terry said...

Hiya thank you for sharing your fabulous layout with the DT from Simon Says Stamp and Show, love the pictures LOL..and the colors you have used are awesome, hugs terry xxxx

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hehe those are some really fantastic sunglasses! What a great memory for you : ) I love the banner in the gorner and the gears. The layering of the truck and papers is really amazing too! Nice work!

Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp & Show Challenge!!!


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