Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Bee Krafty

After a visit to Jeffreys Bay and my first and favourite Scrapbook shop, Scrapbook Studio  , I am stocked up on Kraft paper  and ready to take part in some Krafty challenges . 

Surprisingly I made a list of requirements  and didn't give into my wants- a first for me i am sure ( just a few chipboard titles , but they dont count )

So I have scrapped a beautiful photo of my friend Nettie taken in an old phone booth on the railway platform at the Thomas river historical village . 

I love the setting of the photo with the old scale and the worn paint and  have tried to capture that with my wood type paper and the tattered washi tape .
I also love the expression on Netties face which reflects her happy and loving nature . 

The challenge at Kraft+ was to be inspired by the graphic and or by bees. I was inspired by the honeycomb shapes in the graphic as well as the little postage stamp and the stitching effect . I also included a really sweet little bee off to the right of my layout.

Loved doing this layout and hope that you like it too.


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5 comments:

  1. I am sure that Nettie will love this! She is a professional poser ;-)
    Yet again, one that I am going to have to see in real life, there is so much detail. I really like your combination of elements, and how you are picking up on the cues from the photo. Well done sis xxx

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  2. This looks lovely, I like all the details and yes I see the little bee too.. thanks for joining in with Kraft+ this month!

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  3. It was great to read how the graphics inspired you to create this beautiful layout.So many beautiful little details. So happy you played along with us at Kraft+.

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  4. You are brave to make a list and stick to it. Something I find difficult to do in a Scrapbooking shop! A lovely page, chock full of details including the wee bee. I like the weathered wood along the sides and the hexagon effect. Thanks for joining us at Kraft+.

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  5. This is a great page Love the edges!

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