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Tuesday, 26 June 2007

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside...

...Beside the seaside...beside the sea!!!

Actually I am not keen on the whole beach scene, I hate sand between my toes and I have a bit of a phobia of birds...Seagulls are just plain scary!

But the beach makes a fantastic photo for scrapbook layouts, he he he so I suffer just for my scrappin!

Here are two beachy layouts I have completed, they were both intended for comps but the Beach Babe one had to have stamping on and I forgot...oops. I WILL READ COMPETITION CRITERIA CAREFULLY ;)

Here goes layout 1 is for a comp where the photo had to be cut into at least three pieces:

Card is all Bazzill, hand cut arrow, journalling block is an Autumn Leaves stamp, inking, journalling and doodling to finish.

And layout 2 had to be a nautical/beachy theme THAT INCLUDED STAMPING...(note to self Read carefully)

Again all cardstock is Bazzill, real little shells came from a chepie card kit, bit of string, offcut of hessian and lots of journalling and doodling, also used acrylic paint on the edges to get a sun bleached look.


Leigh said...

Beautiful LO's Est. Know what you mean about seagulls, I get attacked by them loads, especially at nesting time. I swear they recognise me! lol.

mum on the run said...

Beautiful LO's!! I just love the first one, the photie is stunning.

I don't mind the beach but the sand is definately a pain..

NickyNoo said...

Great LO's, the second beach one is lovely, shame about the lack of stamping, tee hee!!! ; )

Esther said...

Beach life! You cant beat it, go on admit, it was well worth the pics for the scrapping!

REally good job on both, love kids on beaches, precious moments :)

rattytatty said...

Wow these two are stunning/ But I love the top one. What a great lo. Just love the whole thing its beautiful and serene.
ps Look forward to seeing you next Wednesday for the start of the Dare Tag

rattytatty said...

ps . In answer to your Question about the Kandinski dare. There are no time limits on the daily dare . Just do the ones that take your fancy when you have the time.

saraeden said...

the top photo is lovely ... i love the beach !!

sara x