Monday, October 6, 2008

First for me.

HAPPY ANIVERSARY TSR!

I can't tell you all how excited I am. I actually completed a layout that used a bigger photo than my traditional 4x6 or smaller! I know crazy hun? I have been scrapping for 10 years and have NEVER done a layout with a big photo! I have to say that I was scared out of my mind!
Here is what the moment was like.
I got all the "ingredents" together for the layout, took a deep breath then stared at the photo like it was going to bite me. My DH said to me "what are you scared of it is just a scrapbook page!" WHAT! Just a scrapbook page, has he lost his mind! that is crazy. Just a scrapbook page!


So taking half of his advise I closed my eyes took a deep breath and here you go! I am so happy with it! I love the way the black and white photo looks.




I even got to use some of my new Dew drops. They added the perfict touch to the heart.






So I guess the moral of my weekend is this:

Take a chance you might not know what you will come out with. ( or only take 1/2 of what my husband says and run with it!)
Teressa

17 comments:

  1. Hurray for you! This is a great lo and I love the dewdrops. It is a subtle message with the photo telling the story - as it should!

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  2. Love that photo and layout T.

    It is good to listen to our DH's once in a while. :)

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  3. Awesome layout!! Love the picture and the dewdrops give it a perfect touch! I'm going to scraplift if that is ok!!\
    Congrat on your first layout with an enlarged photo!

    Ellen

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  4. Love the dew drop heart

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  5. Love the LO and the subjects! :)

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  6. Love it! Absolutely beautiful!

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  7. WOW! That looks wonderful! :)

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  8. Beautiful LO! Love the dew drops.

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  9. Great job very cool to go out side of box now and then!

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  10. Wonderful layout T, love the enlargement and the dew drop heart!

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  11. Love the big black and white picture.

    So pretty.

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  12. I absolutely love that photo! And, I have to get me some of those dew drops...

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