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Red Sand Fun

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geeklab

Hi all! Donna here today with my first layout using June Kit: Dream Quest

When I first saw the kit, I immediately thought of the desert adventures me and my girl friends had. It was the time when we’re all addicted to posting “selfies” and also when I introduced “Instagram” to them. When I met these fun and gorgeous girls, we totally clicked. Taking selfies is one of our favorite bonding! And before meeting them, I rarely take photos of myself. They taught me self-confidence.

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If you’re like me, you’ll have tons of apps installed in your phone specifically for taking “selfies” or just any awesome filtered photo. For these photos though, I think we used the default filters found in Instagram. We mastered the art of not showing our arms too!  Monopods are not yet discovered at this time… ha!

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So, about my page 😀 I started by sponging some gesso on the white cardstock, basically all over where I planned using paint and watercolor. I sprayed some water first on the surface before misting with color. It helped to spread the color mist and watercolor later on.

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My current love at the moment is incorporating threads or tattered gauze (or cheese cloth if you have one). I use them for texture. I love messy stuff lol!

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This should be Red Sand actually. I only noticed when hubby pointed it out! sheessshh lol!

I love the gold in this kit, anything with gold is awesome!.DonnaEspiritu-CratePaperJourney-layout02c

Hope you had fun reading through, until next time!

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10 thoughts on “Red Sand Fun

  1. This kit looks amazing. I love all the layers and photos you used on this….so cute!!

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  2. Donna this is beautiful! I love your mixed media style!

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  3. I seriously love that yellow paint on there. Fabulous layout.

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  4. such an amazing layout, donna!!

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  5. Those layers are lucious! TFS!! Great job incorporating that string!

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  6. thanks ladies!

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  7. Great layout! I love, love all of the layers and depth. Nice job.

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  8. LOVE this layout! The pics and the layering with the mixed media is just fabulous!

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  9. I love your selfies, and the bright yellow background!

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  10. Love it! Very fun and that background is so appropriate for your title.

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