Selfies! You take a selfie, I take a selfie, well all take selfies! It's a rare occasion that I create a layout using a me selfie (as opposed to an us selfie, which, really ought to have another name, like usies). But I actually liked this picture as there aren't too many chins and thought, I need to document me too. So, here I am!
I used the oh so awesome Pink Paislee Cedar Lane collection for this layout. The colors are just perfect! Sublime! And it's fall! My favorite season, the season of "right now".
This picture is dated September and I tried to capture journaling retrospectively. It's personal life stuff, the not so fun stuff of life. Michael was informed that he was losing his job, the kids had just begun school and a new swim season, Michael was on the way to the UK to work for 3.5 weeks which was an incredible opportunity for him, etc.. I had a lot that I wanted to say and, yes, I could have hidden the journaling but, I'm wearing my heart on my sleeve. I am exposed with this raw emotion, out there for the world to read. It's real!
I've had fun playing with mixed media a tad more lately. Going a little deeper into mist splats, watercolor and other fun messy things. I think the arrival of my new eBrush has opened by braveness into "mess" on projects. I'm trying...
LOVE, love, love those gold Thickers! As does everything. Not part of the Pink Paislee collection, they have some awesome silver and gold glitter words, but work so perfectly with this collection!
Have you snatched up any of this fantastic collection yet? Whatcha think? Love it as much as I do?