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Monday, October 17, 2011

Pretty Paper Party



Today is my birthday, and I'd like to think that Shimelle started this Pretty Paper Party class today, just for me, but alas... I can't take credit for it. My DD did make me some pretty pink frosting this morning, so now we're going to make cupcakes to go along with it.  Yum!

I'm excited to be participating in Shimelle's newest class where it is all about pretty papers. In the past, I've been a sucker for good and/or pretty papers. I have quite a stash of them, and some I don't even want to use because they are so lovely, I'd hate to use them up. That is what I love about digital scrapping. Pretty papers, endless usage. :D

For the first prompt of the class, today's prompt was to use lots of strips of different papers. Here is a layout that use a lot of different patterned papers and was kind of fun to put together.  I'm normally not that "into" geometric papers, but this kit just jumped out and grabbed me for some reason.

Credits: "Epic" collab kit @ Oscraps: Biografitti, Paislee Press, and One Little Bird Designs;
scraplift of  "darling" by mlewis at The Lily Pad.  

Do you love to use lots and lots of patterned papers?  Do you have a favorite brand or type of paper?  I always love to see what others are doing with their pages/projects.  :D

I'm sure this is going to be a fun class party, and I'm excited to see what the rest of the prompts have in store.  It's not too late if you want to join in the fun... just go to www.shimelle.com and find the class.

Happy Monday!

6 comments:

Jennifer said...

A happy birthday to you! Totally love this Lo inspired by Shimelle! It is stunning!

Amy Kingsford said...

Happy Birthday! Thanks for adding your blog to our class list over Get It Scrapped! I love this lo btw! I juts bought this kit and am so excited to steal some scrappy time to use it :)

Debbie P said...

Hope your birthday was wonderful! Love your layout. Such pretty papers, and such a cute little guy!

Deb @ Paper Turtle said...

Hi Kimberlee ~ I saw your layout in Shimelle's forum but thought I'd come over to your blog and leave a comment here. Your layout is ADORABLE!!! Love the photo and the strips of yummy scraps you've used.

See you over at the party... :o)

Scribble Monster said...

Many Happy Returns of the day! I hope you have had a lovely time.

That is a great layout, I love the strips :)

Shannon Finch said...

Love this page - the colors and patterns are so perfect - such cute little embellishments too. Kennedy is such a cutie too - he would make any page look great! Looking forward to seeing you tonight!