13 - Waiting for Spring

Hi Fellow Suspects and Detectives. To celebrate Spring (and in some parts of the world, Spring has just sprung, I created a layout of my poor flower pot just waiting for a summertime bloom.

The evidence is found this week, included:
1. Make/Use a pinwheel.
This was super fun to make. I've never tried making one before, and was surprised by how easy it was to make one.
2. Use string, yarn, fiber or twine.
I used both twine and a bread twist tie. I love to recycle and re-purpose household items.

For my journaling, I used the prompt of writing one central idea and four supporting details/examples. I wrote 4 different types of definations for the word Spring.

For close-ups of my layout and journaling, please visit my blog.

Have a great week and thank you for stopping by.


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Comment by Michele Singh on April 11, 2012 at 7:22am

I love this layout, Tina, it looks so natural and clean. Gorgeous!

Comment by Jenn Kennedy on April 10, 2012 at 11:50am

Using string for a frame for you photo...genius!  I have tons of string laying around.  Thanks for giving me another use for it!  Love that pinwheel as well!

Comment by Debbi Tehrani - DT on April 8, 2012 at 8:27pm

Love, love, love. The twine as a frame--genius. Love the stamping and your pinwheel. So many awesome details so perfectly placed, as always!

Comment by Ellinor Bergdahl on April 3, 2012 at 9:22am

This Lo really feels like spring! The colours, the arrangement and the pinwheel!

Comment by Eila Sandberg on April 1, 2012 at 1:38pm

Echoing Gayle about your plant, some sunshine and fertilizer will surely bring life to that sleeping beauty! loved making the pinwheels too, yours is so fresh against the bubble wrapped green. Very cool as always Tina! xoxo

Comment by Brit Sviggum on April 1, 2012 at 4:40am

Tina, this is such a cool layout! The twine round the photo is great. And I love the paint and the cute pinwheel. Beautiful page!

Comment by Anna-Karin - DT on April 1, 2012 at 3:31am

This is so cool! Love the background, pinwheel, photo and string around the photo.

Comment by Gayle Price on March 31, 2012 at 8:40pm

This is beautiful, fresh and bright. I love how you have used your string. Hope your plant bursts forth with some blooms soon. xx

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