Today I'm sharing a two-page layout, which I haven't done in awhile. It was fun to do because I had several photos I wanted to include for Paxton's first day of Kindergarten. I dug into my stash and came up with Bella Blvd's Max collection. It's so fun, and I also have used it for another layout with him. For today's project, I used a PageMaps sketch from Scrapbooks & Cards Today Spring 2015 issue.
I blurred his teacher's face and name to protect her privacy.
Here is the sketch - I broke the 5x7 photo on the left into two photos, and the flowers became stars!
For my title, I used the orange stickers from the collection for "Milestone:" and cut "kindergarten" out using my Cameo. I trimmed 3D foam tape to pop up "kindergarten".
For the photos, I inked the edges using black Stazon ink to help frame them. Next I matted them using the grey camoflage paper and the blue robot paper, and then I sewed a border just inside the grey camoflage paper. I matted my favorite photo of him using white cardstock to help it stand out. And I used various stickers from the collection around the layout.
The top left corner includes striped paper, green scalloped border sticker, blue corner sticker, sewing, and stars trimmed using my Cameo.
The top right area includes blue scalloped border sticker, trimmed green border sticker, sewing, and more stars.
I hope you enjoyed my version of this sketch!
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