Monday, April 5, 2010

New Life - The Studio Challenge

I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter!  Since we are so far from family now, it was kind of a bittersweet Easter for me.  But we had a really nice, simple, family day that we all enjoyed very much.  And I'm really excited that Spring Break is over and school is back in session :).

There is a new challenge up at the Studio!  The challenge this time is to incorporate the theme  of new life, interpreted however you wish.  I decided to do a layout about my new life as a SAHM (stay-at-home-mom). 


I used spring colors to enhance the theme and had fun making a rainbow of glimmer mists. I added little stitches, my favorite gingham and pom-pom ribbons, and a cute little gingham stick pin that I've had in my stash for quite some time.  I used this week's sketch at Sketchy Thursdays for design inspiration.



What new life would you scrap about?  A garden?  A new little one?  Repurposed clothing or furniture?  There are so many ways this theme could be interpreted - the possibilities are almost endless.  Check out what the DT did for more inspiration.  I hope to see your take in the gallery soon!

Enjoy your Monday, Tessa

10 comments:

  1. I love all the journaling!

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  2. Great layout, love the mists of spring colours. Lovely photo of you too!x

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  3. Great layout! I love how your journaling is an important part of your design.

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  4. Thats so pretty - love the spritzing :D

    Julie xx

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  5. Very cool layout love how you have done the journalling

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  6. Love this sooooooo much!! Great page!!!

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  7. LOVE this misting and colors--GREAT layout!

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  8. This is AWESOME!!! I seriously love your work. A new HUGE fan. ;)

    Thanks for playing along!
    ~Shannon, Sketchy Thursdays DT
    (also Chickie on Scrapfreak)

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  9. Damn, girl! This is beyond fabulous!!!!! (And I'm soooo going to borrow this style. Woohoo! YOu are sooo creative!!!)

    And every new pic I see of you you look cuter and cuter!

    I'm so glad you're still playing with us!!

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  10. I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this Tessa!!!! feels weird to be saying this to U....but thanks sooooooooooooooo much for playing along with sketchy thursdays! lol! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):) I loveeeeeeeeeeeee that photo and love love love love love love the misting! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

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