Yup, I'm still working on the wedding album I started last year
for my Aunt and Uncle.
Slow and steady wins the race, right?
I should have this album finished by their third anniversary if
I keep at it. That's September of this year.
I had better not put it away or I'll forget I'm working on it, again.
It's a good thing the new challenge at the Aurora Wings Challenge blog is
In keeping with the Hawaiian/ocean theme I have used the adorable
I decided to crop the image to keep it small enough to fit into the layout,
and large enough to color it well with my aging eyeballs.
Reader glasses are my saving grace when it comes to coloring images
Using the same image, I separated the sea turtles and used them
by themselves for added interest and to make the two pages cohesive.
I added lots of circle punches to give the feeling of bubbles, and some
branch die cuts to mimic coral. I have been collecting a TON of
charms and brads and schtuff for this project, and I finally managed to
work in one of the fish charms as a cute dangle from the sentiment tag.
I'm trying to keep the dimensions to a minimum or the book will never
That's going to do it for me today.
I hope you'll pop by the challenge blog and check out all of the
incredible inspiration pieces my DT sisters have created for this
new Anything Goes challenge.