Thursday, April 18, 2013

Love Each Moment and some cool news to share :)

Scrapfriends have another awesome sketch to inspire us this month. Check this out!

Isn't that cool? I love the background so much on it that I wanted to try to re-create it as closely as possible. I used patterned paper to mark out the background shapes then filled in the space with masks and inks. I had so much fun!
I chose the photo of Benji and Sophie at the playground not only because it is cute but also because the geometric shapes of the playground equipment that they are playing on really goes well with the background design on this sketch. I machine stitched the circles around the photo to really make it 'pop'.
I cut my title using my Cameo, and I also used it to cut the arrows and chevrons.

In case you want to read my journaling here is a close up of it :)

Today I also have some super-exciting news. Recently one of my favourite challenge blogs CSI did a design team call. Guess who's on the new CSI design team??? Moi! I am thrilled. I really love CSI and make a point of playing along with their challenges every week if I can. The new DT is really mind-blowing. So much talent there. I feel so lucky to have been invited onto the team (thanks Debbie xxx) and more than a little nervous!
Have a great day :)


Lolô Artesanato said...

Amazing Dear

Lizzy Hill said...

firstly, HUGE ENORMOUS congrats on getting onto soooo suits you!! And you'll be awesome:):):) And I LOVE what you've done for the SF sketch - the combo of paper & stamping is PERFECT...thanks as always for joining 1st day looking after my grandboy tomorrow...sooo excited!!!!! Been a long while baby free:):):)

Lizzyc said...

firstly fabulous layout.. love your back ground.. and well done on the DT for CSI.. enjoy your time with them!!

Swissdutchy8 said...

Congratulations being on the CSI design team!!! And your SF page is beautiful!!

Стокли said...

Congrats! They are lucky to have you)

sue said...

This layout is awesome!! And congratulations on being on the CSI team! No one better!! :)

Kelly Foster said...

That is one really cool sketch....and you have absolutely rocked it!!! Your layout is SO fun, as always...bold and full of energy!! Fantastic!

Chantalle said...

What fantastic news! That is just brilliant, well done :)

Chantal Vandenberg said...

AWESOME layout and what AWESOME news!!! Well deserved! Congrats, Sarah! xo

Sanna said...

gorgeous take, Sarah!! *love*
thanks for playing along with us :)!

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