Saturday, April 24, 2010

I Don’t Remember Being 9

but I do remember that Mum made 2 identical cakes
a 6 and a 9
for my sister and for me
and we couldn’t tell whose was whose

Today Jessica went to a 9th birthday party
She helped choose the colours for the card

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It was a boy’s birthday so it started with the obvious blue choice ;)

The Color Room has their new challenge up
Challenge 3

Here is what I made

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Don’t have a lot of purple, violet, lilac, lavender or any other shades of purple lol
So I used the mist/dye I made a while back from food colouring
I washed it out a lot to get the lilac-y colour

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and I used some gesso to back the journaling
Drew my own journal lines

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Dave had soccer today
He only got a little wet from the rain we had lol
and won his game, can’t think of the score :)
While Jessica was at the party we had 2 friends over, picked them up from the party
One Megan’s age
One Elizabeth’s age
Lucy hang out with me
and neither of us minded ;)

And that, my friends,  was my Saturday
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7 comments:

  1. great take on the colour challenge.. going to have a play tomorrow or maybe monday.. but soon. looks excellent.. love tuning in here to see all your days..love reading them.. always makes me laugh..

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  2. Love this LO!!!!! The Color Challenge is just great!!!!

    Sounds like a great Saturday!!! ENJOY!!!

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  3. You did a great job with the color combo. I also like that the inspiration had little doilies and the your layout used some too.

    Sounds like a nice Saturday. Let's how our Saturday goes.

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  4. LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEE that card and that LO!!! That color combo IS YUMMY!!! And those FLOWERS are EVEN YUMMIER!!! WOW!!!! U always AMAZE me! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

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  5. As always your journaling is awesome!! love the photogs and layouts as well. Thanks for sharing things so inspirational.

    my dd comes in a week for the summer!! yay :) Then my son graduates from from college as a chemical engineer, praying for a job to come quickly for him.

    have a fantastic weekend ♥

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  6. Love the colors of the new layout!

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  7. Loving the paint on the craft LO!! And all the other yummy little bits too :-)

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