Monday, January 21, 2013

Her Thoughts Are Darting Like A Rabbit

In case you missed it, because you didn’t see my facebook updates or instagram photos
I’ve been to America and back
I went to CHA
The Craft and Hobby Expo
My primary reason for going was to meet some of the Cocoa Daisy girls
My second reason for going was to meet some of the other amazing people who would also be in the same location
AND
Because I was going all that way I just had to go visit my friend Linda.
AKA: Phinner, Phin, the phinster, and any other Phin-related-variant that I can come up with!
She lives in San Jose (just an hour flight from Los Angeles)
and I spent two nights with her, before returning to LA and on to Anaheim for CHA
I will be sharing photos and stories over time but first I wanted to share this page
You see Linda and I spent a day at her VERY COOL kitchen table scrapping and crafting
I created this page, which I finished off today (LINDA DID YOU NOTICE IT WAS DIFFERENT?!)

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I’ve used some wood veneer (note the ‘5’ is now an ‘s’)

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Papers from I Lowe Scrap
Washi tape from D-lish scraps 

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Alphas from Simple Stories
Tin Pin from October Afternoon 

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had to add some pops of pink
So used paint and twine

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Shipping tags are my all time favourite way to add journaling
Love them!

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You seriously wouldn’t believe how often she was out the back practicing cartwheels!
But it paid off
For now…
She currently has a green stick fracture
So one arm is in a removable cast
and that’s slowed her down, just a little!
But more on that later!!

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3 comments:

  1. I love this LO Sharmaine!! It has a Gorgeous arty flair to it. LOVE the little stars..x

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  2. I see pink and veneer that wasn't there before! your storytelling and layering is always the best!!! I loved being able to have insight into your artistic process IRL! amazing, you are amazing!!!

    and I am such a luck duck that you came to visit me!!! what a joy and pleasure you are!!! (Aldien was bummed that I didn't bring you over to meet her!!! : .)

    happy day Sharmaine!!!

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  3. Hello hello! I swung by when I saw you blog over at the We R Memory Keepers FB link- keeping my fingers crossed for you because you would be AWESOME!!! This page is fantastic! I really like the black paint details and that color palette is SLAMMIN! I also see that you are a Target blogger? What? What? AWESOOOME! I had no idea that was a thing! I usually follow your work through the Cocoa Daisy gallery since my blog reading is so limited but whatever- I can follow via email! :)

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