Friday, June 10, 2016

1st Harvest {CSI Case File No. 203}

We have a fun new Case File open for investigation at CSI: Color, Stories, Inspiration:



Here's the page I made:


Clues I used...Evidence: all of the clues; Testimony: childhood memory, 6-word memoir, Scene inspiration.

I used a sketch from Creative Scrappers:


Here are some details. I used all kinds of old papers on my page, including Ki Memories (blue) and Chatterbox (yellow). The orange polka dot is K&Co. The yellow in the background is Echo Park. I cut the little house and the leaves from some We R Memory Keepers papers. I was determined to use all the clues, and I was stuck on how to fit a transportation element into my page, and then I remembered I had a sticker with a tractor! That chipboard frame is by Crate Paper.


I've had this Cosmo Cricket watering can forever. I was happy the colors worked out for my page. I added a puffy heart to it. The little wood veneer bird is by Studio Calico.


Here's another fun puffy sticker, and he's holding a vegetable--also a clue for the Case File. That little speech bubble was cut out of a patterned paper, and I added rub-on letters for part of my title.


That wood-veneer star-shape reminded me of a sun. The little garden spade is from that same Cosmo Cricket chipboard sheet as the watering can, and I was able to get a string onto the handle for another clue.


This was a really fun Case File to play with. I hope you'll play along. We've got ten awesome sponsors donating prizes this month:


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7 comments:

Lizzy Hill said...

Love the 'retro' vibe here & the sketch works so well....my fave part, though, is that you used ALL the clues. That is mind blowing!! GOOD ON YOU!!!!!

Lizzyc said...

Lovely take on the challenge, love the feel of whimsy and great take on the sketch too..

TinaGAle said...

Lov eyour layout!! The papers and colors are fabulous! You did a great job with the sketch.

Number 1 said...

Awesome layout with fabulous details!!! Thanks for playing along with us at Creative Scrappers. :)

Edith @ Cloutiere said...

Pretty layout! thanks for playing with us at CS :)

Majken Pullin said...

Great take on the sketch, and I love all the embellishments and your doodles! Thank you for joining us for the June Creative Scrappers sketch challenge.

Kat said...

such a FABULOUS layout!! thanks for playing along with creative scrappers!

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