The Road Not Taken- Sketchbook 365 DT Reveal

Here is my reveal for my July Sketchbook 365 sketch challenge. 
This month we are being sponsored by Basic Grey and we each got a chance to play with one of their newest collections. I chose the Hipster collection which is a predominantly boy collection.
I decided though not to use the Retro images from the papers but use plain and patterned papers to create this layout.
To work with the sketch, I layered different pieces of papers from the BG collection. The beauty of all BG papers is that one side is patterned while the other is usually plain. This makes these papers very versatile and therefore they can be used in many different ways.
To create the background, I masked a Prima brick template with Light molding paste. Then I painted it with green Shimmerz Paint. I also stamped some images with butterscotch and brown archival ink.
I used lots of Prima flowers to embellish the layout along with a nest and two 2 Crafty Chipboard pieces: a compass and a picket fence ATC
Materials
Papers: Basic Grey Hipster 
Nest: Recollections
Resin flowers: The trinket track
Prima brick mask
gesso, cheesecloth
Chipboard: 2 Crafty
Prima chevron stamp
BoBunny Stamp
Shimmerz green paint
Hope you can join us this month with this amazing sketch
Have a great day!!

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35 Comments

  • Reply Lean de Ruiter June 21, 2013 at 2:02 pm

    Cool page great details.

  • Reply Elena Olinevich June 21, 2013 at 2:14 pm

    I like your take on the sketch and how you used these papers

  • Reply Cathi ONeill June 21, 2013 at 2:31 pm

    Gorgeous photo and page. Love this!

  • Reply Tracie Dean June 21, 2013 at 2:37 pm

    Beautiful! I love the flowers! The fence is a wonderful touch!!

    Happy Crafting
    Tracie

  • Reply Lolô Artesanato June 21, 2013 at 3:06 pm

    I love your page and the sketch
    I alread saved it to do mine later
    xx
    Leila

  • Reply Desire Fourie June 21, 2013 at 4:03 pm

    This is such a serene creation and one can smell the forest.
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    Hugs
    Desíre
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  • Reply Helen Tilbury June 21, 2013 at 8:13 pm

    Lovely colours & textures & love how you stayed true to your style despite the sketch.

  • Reply butterfly June 21, 2013 at 8:19 pm

    Truly magical… I would like to walk into this layout and disappear!
    Alison x

  • Reply Rachael Funnell June 21, 2013 at 9:27 pm

    WOWZERS!!! This is FAN TAB U LAS…

  • Reply Sassy Scrappers June 21, 2013 at 9:56 pm

    Beautiful as always Keren..

  • Reply Adriana B June 21, 2013 at 10:48 pm

    stunning work, as always 🙂

  • Reply Lizzy Hill June 21, 2013 at 11:45 pm

    Really fab job…that nest looks sooo good here & of course, I'm a BG fan, so of course, I LOOOOVE it all:):):)

  • Reply Julie Tucker-Wolek June 22, 2013 at 12:19 am

    Soooooooooo beautiful! LOVING the colors, the flowers and loveeeeee the next!!!

  • Reply Julie Tucker-Wolek June 22, 2013 at 12:19 am

    Sorry … I meant *nest* 🙂

  • Reply Chantal Vandenberg June 22, 2013 at 2:04 am

    Amazing layout!!! You really have created and dreamy scene here! Wow! 😀

  • Reply Romy June 22, 2013 at 7:13 am

    This turned out so beautiful! As always, your flower arrangement looks truly amazing!

  • Reply Romy June 22, 2013 at 7:13 am

    This turned out so beautiful! As always, your flower arrangement looks truly amazing!

  • Reply Svetlana Austin June 22, 2013 at 7:22 am

    Keren, I love the hazy look of this LO! all the elements and colors are perfectly combined with the photo!

  • Reply Di Garling June 22, 2013 at 1:03 pm

    Really gorgeous Keren. Love it. Cheers Di xi

  • Reply Juliana Michaels June 22, 2013 at 2:07 pm

    What a gorgeous layout! I love the feel that you are on the road with him!!!

  • Reply Ulrika aka LillBlomman June 22, 2013 at 5:16 pm

    I adore this page! Love the colors and details! Hugs!

  • Reply Elisabeth Sarkis June 23, 2013 at 1:05 am

    Goegeous page,hugs

  • Reply Kelly Foster June 23, 2013 at 2:34 am

    Loving these earthy colors and textures!!

  • Reply Margaret Mifsud June 23, 2013 at 5:22 am

    Beautiful layout Keren. Love the gorgeous colours, so soft and pretty.
    ox

  • Reply Linda Eggleton June 23, 2013 at 8:18 am

    Beautiful!
    Love the natural soft autumn tones, Keren 🙂

  • Reply Lynnda June 23, 2013 at 11:09 am

    Stunning!… hugs…x

  • Reply Lizzyc June 23, 2013 at 12:21 pm

    This is amazing, love the photo and love the flow of the flowers and what a great sketch too!! stunning work again!!

  • Reply Sonia June 23, 2013 at 12:44 pm

    Just wonderful layout my dear friend^_^
    Beautiful pic and lovely embellishments as always^_^
    Happy Sunday and big hug,
    Sonia

  • Reply Francine June 23, 2013 at 10:45 pm

    love love love this layout! Just beautiful – congrats on your well deserved Prima appointment! You are a star!

  • Reply Sandi Cl~ June 24, 2013 at 2:15 am

    This is so dreamy! Love the earth tones and the fantastic photo! Hope you're having a great weekend! =)

  • Reply sandi June 24, 2013 at 4:06 am

    This is just sooooooooooooo pretty! Love the use of all the gorgeous bits and pieces to come up with this stunning lo!

  • Reply Sandie Edwards June 24, 2013 at 7:47 am

    Saying it in an Aussie term ….
    Bloomen Beautiful!!!!! Love it!!

  • Reply yyam June 24, 2013 at 8:15 am

    Oh wow….such beautiful textures on your page!

  • Reply Denise van Deventer June 24, 2013 at 11:40 am

    Beautiful page and a great take on the sketch! Love the colouring and the super photo! Just fab!

  • Reply MARILYN June 24, 2013 at 7:51 pm

    Soooo Beautiful!!!

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