Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Dallas Arboretum - MDSM65

Started work on our 2013 Scrapbook. So good to know that I'm only one year behind and not two! =)
I loved this simple sketch found on the MDS Monday Blog.  You are welcome to view the challenge and all the pages created with the sketch here: http://mdsmonday.blogspot.com/2014/05/mdsm65-skys-limit-on-your-imagination.html

At first, I thought a colored background (maybe Old Olive) would have been great for this page, but as I kept changing the background colors nothing was looking right.  Then I tried just plain white....and poof.... I believe it makes my page perfect! 

Also, I wanted to use Watercolor Wonder DSP....and that's what I used to fill in the Flag and Flower punches.

I created a two-page spread to go along with the top scrapbook page:
 


Thanks for taking a look!

Supplies Used:
Background - Whisper White
Embellishments - Round Buttons (Pumpkin Pie and Chocolate Chip)
Stamp Brush Set - Bunch of Backgrounds (Riot of Petals - I used the color picker tool to select the green in the Watercolor Wonder DSP in the Flag Punch)
Punch - Flag (Watercolor Wonder DSP #6, #9); Flower (Watercolor Wonder DSP #2)
Font - Franciscan (I used the color picker tool to select the green in the Watercolor Wonder DSP in the Flag Punch)

7 comments:

  1. You make everything look so easy Diane, truly! All of your cards are just beautiful; TFS! :)

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    1. Awe....Thanks Donna! This page WAS.... easy to do! I could provide you with step by step instructions, so you can create one too! hugs! =)

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  2. very pretty page! I especially like how you did the background with the large floral outlines. So glad you shared with us at MDS Monday!

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  3. Beautiful, Diane! I love the monochromatic background and the lively colors in the photos. They really pop. Thanks for joining MDS Monday this week.

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  4. This page is absolutely beautiful, Diane! The flowers in background are fabulous and the photos are so nice. Such a lovely page. Thanks for sharing with us at MDS Monday this week.

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  5. This is so pretty.. I love all the elements you added. Thanks for joining us at MDS Monday.

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  6. Diane, I love your page. The photos are great and your background is is beautiful and perfect. Congrats on "I Made it with MDS Monday"!

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