Thursday, August 6, 2015

080615 CKC August Challenge #1

Today's Counterfeit Kit August Challenge #1

Challenge 1: BLANK CANVAS

  Use WHITE as your background on your project. 
 Just plain white.  

You can use what ever colors/papers from your kit to 
go on top, but the background paper must be white.

I was so happy to get this challenge! 
I have had some amazing photos ready to scrap that will work so well with this.

First I layered a vertical strip of this (?) woodgrain transparency overlay
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Then I made a collage of the photos I wanted to use. Aren't they adorable?

Then I sifted through my kit goodies for navy items to audition.
I had thought I would be using my orange paper but that didn't make the cut.

My original inspiration was this yummy from Valerie Oullett, but then I decided 
that my photos would disappear. I still liked the vertical orientation.


Love how much texture & interest that simple overlay adds!



Hope you were inspired :-)
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6 comments:

  1. Oh this turned out handsomely. Love your primary coloursheme and those gorgeous. Cute ferret/weasel /???

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    1. The ferret/weasel was from Bethany's challenge post :)

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  2. That overlay really does drawn you immediately in to those photos. I like the minimal look too - it really keeps the focus on those two handsome little guys!

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  3. Love the way the hugging photo is highlighted. Beautifully presented layout that allows the photos to shine.

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  4. It's all you but not, both at the same time! I love it. Great simple look although with different photos, I think you would ROCK the other layout design with all that touchy feely messy stuff! I'd love to see a more literal take on that one too :-)

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