Live, Love, Laugh

I made this layout very grungy with a sketch from Creative Scrappers. I haven’t had much time to scrap in the past few days because my daughter has been running a high fever since Friday night. It is so hard to see your child not feeling well, I’m sure many of you will sympathise. You feel worried, scared and anxious because you want it to pass. We got her checked at the doctor’s office and it looks like its just a virus but it still sucks to see this energetic little girl so tired and limp. Please pray she gets better very soon.

Here is the layout I managed to put the finishing touches on because it was already half way done!!
I actually made my own gears by applying gesso over a gear mask and after it dried I sprayed it with butterscotch Adirondack ink.

Materials Used
Simple stories paper, gear mask and metal gears by Tim Holtz, Gesso, Adirondack spray butterscotch, burlap and twine

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  • Reply Erin Blegen March 19, 2012 at 1:18 am

    Oooh, love the grunge- amazing texture- you are so good at that! Great work :)~

  • Reply Lizzyc March 19, 2012 at 2:44 am

    This is superb Keren! I love all the textures and distressing and the gears look fabulous.. and I hope your dear Daughter is on the mend.. some virus's are pretty nasty and can knock them for six…and yes it is hard to see them feeling so ill and not themselves.. take care..

  • Reply Lizzy Hill March 19, 2012 at 8:23 am

    Clever! [those 'gears', I mean!]…hope your DD is better. Often those things come & go quickly – it's a concern when they don't….I'm sure she'll be her cheerful self soon:):)

  • Reply sandi March 19, 2012 at 2:10 pm

    Such a nice manly page! Love the wheels…perfect touch!

  • Reply Solange Barreto. (Lange) March 19, 2012 at 2:21 pm

    Belíssimo, adorei, amo essas cores.
    Um beijo, feliz semana.

  • Reply Marivic (Berry71Bleu) March 19, 2012 at 7:59 pm

    Love the steampunk look Keren!

    I hope your daughter is now better.

  • Reply Happyscrapin March 20, 2012 at 1:35 am

    Keren please stop by my blog, I have an award for you.


  • Reply Hjördis Carina March 20, 2012 at 8:11 am

    Wonderful LO, very manly and great color combination

  • Reply Irini March 20, 2012 at 11:06 am

    love love love this grungy layout!!!!

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