Tuesday, May 31, 2011

I Laid My Heart Out

Last year I went in and did some scrapping with Megan’s Grade 5/6 class
All the kids made a book to showcase work from the year
I only had the chance to go in once but the kids continued on their books
and they turned up fabulous
This year I am going back
to scrap with all the Grade 6’s
and I hope to do a little more with them this year than last.
This is my book from last year

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the one and only page I completed last year

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and my new page, made today, eagerly ready for tomorrow

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and this year I hope to fill my book
the very cool steampunk figure is from Inka, at Altered Artifacts
Hoping to get more mixed media work down this year and I think this book will be a step in the right direction
Not to mention I just love watching the kids be inspired and the creative world it opens.

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8 comments:

  1. This is beautiful! I am glad that you will be doing this again with them this year!! I am sure they love it! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

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  2. Hi there,
    what a great idea! We have a new websitze here in Germany thats called kidsscrap and my kids love the monthly challenge that they start there... have a look!
    Hugs Myriam

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  3. Any chance we can get you a little school uniform?

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  4. Fun. I like the idea of covering the journal with a paper sack. I have been using a manila folder which is very sturdy for the in and out of the desk.

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  5. Love your book! The page of yourself with the glasses on is such fun! and of course I love the one with my little steam punk :)) Thanks for the plug too!
    Inka

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  6. Oh Sharmaine this is wonderful. I love it. I have a package all ready to go to Tasmania with something very special inside, something you love. I am just waiting to pay my bills this month and then off it goes. So glad you are on the DT!!

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  7. Oh my... I just stumbled in here.. and first I am stunned by your creations.. how can I have missed them? how? You´re so inspirational! Adding you to my bloglist for sure.. The second thing to amaze me is your playlist.. I LOVE IT... Do you have it gathered somewhere like spotify and will you share it?

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  8. What a cool book. Can't wait to see what you do this year!

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