Friday, June 29, 2012

Mind the Gab (continuing the Miss Spoken series)

E: You still headache?
Me: Yes (battling my migraine for several days actually)
E: Is it the aircon blowing at your forehead?

Me: Ouch!
E: Never mind your headache okay? I love you!

Monday, June 25, 2012

Family ... we have a lot in common ... such as our love for jigsaw puzzles.
Here is a layout for MWL capturing a precious moment we shared, fixing puzzles after Sunday dinner.

The photos alternate with clear sheets embossed with Sizzix folder (657490 Love Print) and coloured on the reverse using Dimensional Pearls (Red Pepper, Butterscotch, Lettuce and Bottle) and Stickles (Lime Green and Orange Peel) - using mostly my fingers LOL!  The front was inked with Staz-On (Jet Black and Timber Brown).

I loaded the background with a riot of colours by spraying with Dylusions Ink Spray (Fresh Lime, Vibrant Turquoise, Squeezed Orange and Lemon Zest) as well as inking with the new Spring Seasonal Distress (Peacock Feathers).  A few knick-knacks from my stash of embellishments and I'm done!

I loved getting my hands messy - except when I washed my hands in a hurry and arrived at work looking like this: