When Webster’s Pages introduced their new Clean & Simple paper collections, I said YES!  Yes to the same beautiful quality paper and yes to the solid patterns and backsides!  (Having a solid backside myself, I was pretty excited about this design change:)

I thought the  wonderful “Sunday Picnic” line would be perfect for my June Sketchy Challenge for Canadian Scrapbooker.  

Another fantastic sketch by the talented Jill Sarginson!

And here is my layout, featuring BabyOfTheFamily….

Sweet Summertime

The journaling strips are on top of a Magenta chipboard sun, which I first painted yellow and then sprinkled clear iridescent Craft & Glitz glitter on top while the paint was still wet. 

For my title, I put the Webster’s alphabet stickers on small die cut scalloped circles that I cut with my Cricut.  The large orange scalloped flower layer behind the photo is also cut with my Cricut.  The pink butterfly is a wonderful Martha Stewart Punch layered over a solid butterfly shape I cut in the shape of the punch.  Martha also helped with the the punched scalloped borders.

The orange paper surprised me….I rarely use orange in my designs, but I think it does make this page brighter and happier…just like summer 🙂

Pop by the newly updated Sketchy Challenge web page over at Canadian Scrapbooker.  

It’s now a gallery where you can register, upload your layouts, view and comment on other designs quickly and easily.  And there is always the chance for your layout to be published in a future issue!
Even more good news….Sony has an exclusive offer for Canadian Scrapbook magazine readers!  Click HERE and learn more about the S-Frame photo printer that doubles as a digital photo frame.

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17 Comments on Webster’s Pages Say Summer!

  1. Miae
    June 11, 2012 at 2:24 pm (12 years ago)

    A cheerful, gorgeous page! I LOVE your journaling spot in all it’s color and glitter:) Well done!

  2. Cindy Gay
    June 11, 2012 at 5:03 pm (12 years ago)

    BOF is darling. Love your cheery layout. You have great handwriting!

  3. Lee-Anne
    June 11, 2012 at 5:20 pm (12 years ago)

    Very beautiful summer page. I love all the circles on the page.

  4. misty
    June 11, 2012 at 6:27 pm (12 years ago)

    Beautiful page!

  5. Shell
    June 11, 2012 at 6:30 pm (12 years ago)

    Such a gorgeous summery page! I think the C&S solid pages r perfect for backgrounds too!

  6. Alison
    June 11, 2012 at 8:18 pm (12 years ago)

    The orange in your page compliments all the other colours beautifully, and I love your interpretation of the sketch! mine’s going up shortly!!

  7. Connie N
    June 11, 2012 at 8:40 pm (12 years ago)

    LOVE the layout, Kelly!!! And I am a big fan of orange, it is such a happy colour!!!

  8. Charlotte Brochu
    June 12, 2012 at 6:18 am (12 years ago)

    Love the layout Kelly! Such a fresh and cheery take on the sketch! Love the idea of sprinkling the glitter over wet paint!Beautiful photo of BOF too!

  9. Renee
    June 12, 2012 at 6:24 am (12 years ago)

    Gorgeous LO Kelly!!! I’m not a big fan of orange either, but it totally works here!! Love the long title 🙂

  10. cnelson
    June 12, 2012 at 7:44 am (12 years ago)

    Bright…cheery…FABULOUS! LOVE it!!

  11. Bellaidea
    June 12, 2012 at 12:42 pm (12 years ago)

    Hi! I have to start I feel the same about orange:)But I love Webster`s pages and I aslo liked a lot this month sketch :), can you tell me where do you buy Magenta?I can not find it in any shop near by and have olnt some old paper from them.

  12. Vicky Alberto
    June 13, 2012 at 8:32 am (12 years ago)

    so refreshing – I just love your style!

  13. Izzy Anderson
    June 15, 2012 at 6:24 pm (12 years ago)

    Solid backsides, lol. I do love the new clean and simple Webster’s. You did a beautiful job with this collection. Love the pops of orange. They are perfect. The journaling is really cute. Such a sweet pic of BotF.

  14. yyam
    June 17, 2012 at 4:15 pm (12 years ago)

    Wow! Your layout is beautiful! Love the burst of colours that radiate happiness! 🙂

  15. Michelle
    June 18, 2012 at 7:31 pm (12 years ago)

    Love this bright sunshiny page kelly! Thanks for showing the close up of the sun…very cool effect with the paint and glitter! and I love how you did the title!

  16. Sharon
    June 21, 2012 at 3:23 am (12 years ago)

    Such an awesome and beautiful page, Kelly! It really makes me feel happy for summer!!!!! TFS, my dear friend!!!!!


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