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Saturday, 14 February 2015

Digitally Sweet challenge - layout to sketch

The challenge this week at Digitally Sweet is layouts only and we have a sketch

Our sponsor this week is Scrappiness Designs

This is the sketch we worked to
This is the layout I made

I used papers and elements from the following bundles Le Cirque, Make me smile and Precious you.
Plus In your heart and Make me smile flairs.

In 2014 there was a special rhino exhibition with different rhinos in every town between Taronga Zoo and Dubbo Zoo.  Emily was doing a course at Taronga Zoo at the time and was able to travel to some of the towns to see the special rhinos.   Emily loves rhinos and has lots of fluffy toy ones

I hope you will go over to Digitally Sweet and see the lovely layouts by the design team and join in the challenge.

I would like to enter this layout into the following challenges:

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything goes covered with pattern paper

Inspiration Destination - anything goes

Just Inspirational - Noah's ark any animal

Sisters of Craft monthly challenge - anything goes

Try it on Tuesday - add a photo


Bad Kitty said...

wonderful layout

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

A wonderful layout Margaret, lovely photos shown off beautifully.

Meggymay said...

A fantastic layout and super photos. Thank you for sharing it with us at TioT's this time.

cass said...

Wonderful layout Margaret, great DT inspiration for this weeks challenge.

Michelle said...

Looks great.
Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
Hope we see you again the next challenge.
xxx Michelle (DT)

sirkkis said...

Very joyful and beautiful design. Thanks for joining us at TioT.

Wendy Ann Batchen said...

Great design, thanks for joining us at Sisters of Craft and good luck. Wendy DT x

Denise Pustelniak said...

This is awesome, love your beautiful LO you did with the sketch!

Unknown said...

Great layout! I love the colors that you used!
Thanks for joining us over at Just Inspirational Challenge!
Sandra (DT)

Margik said...

Beautiful layout with fantastic photos and great design. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday. Mar