June 3, 2010

My First Double Page Layout

I have tried my best to avoid this double pager since I started this hobby. It is not because it's hard to do but because I just think that when it is placed in an album, it will not really look like a complete spread. But for the sake of trying and to challenge myself to do something new, I made one using my ScrapbookDeals4U June Kit - Kioshi line.
This is a layout of me and my Scrappy BFF Cathy. The photos were taken late last year but I have forgotten to scrap it. It is always a fun experience scrapping with her and I thought the BG Kioshi line will be perfect for this fun photos.

Here are some of the details of this page:


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When I embellish my page I often clutter them in one corner. Here I have combined several stickers, chipboards and the big Prima flower. I altered the flower by adding Shimmerz paints, stickles and Glossy accent to it. I added a few small drops of Glossy Accent to add some water droplets look on it, making the flower look fresh and realistic.

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altered the chipboard flower here too by adding Liquid Pearls

6 comments:

Juliana said...

what a gorgeous LO and you did a fabulous job creating this 2 pager!!!

Michelle said...

I LOVE this LO!! Such fun photos! You both look like little imps! LOL Full of mischief! :D I love all of your layering of embellies. I need to learn how to do that better. Hope your weekend has been off to a good start...being you are quite a few hours ahead of me! :)

Dalovely Damanda said...

You did great with the 2-pager! Love what you did with the Kioshi! (And I love your new LO over at the Color Combos website...BE-U-TIFUL!)

Tara Orr said...

such beautiful details!! Hats off to you - I think i've only done 1 double pager in my scrappy life and it was indeed a challenge!! This is wonderful

Marisa said...

oh wow LG the double layout is awesome, love all the detail :) love the photos too!

mommyof5kidz said...

You always inspire me!!! Such beauty in your layouts!