6 - Monkey boy

Hi all!! Here is my layout!

For my testimony, I went with tell 3 things about your subject, use a transparency/vellum "container" to hold your journaling, illuminate your subject: shine the light on something the viewer wouldn't know by just looking at your picture.

-I told 3 things about my subject (my journaling reads):

Daniel at age7...
He is at his 2nd grade circus program...
His part was a handsome little monkey boy! 4-2010

-I put my journaling card in a vellum envelope that I made, and
-I told that he was a monkey in the program(wearing a monkey mask on his head, lol)

For my evidence, I went with

wood accent(background pp)
combined 2 different pp with the same color (the top half of the background and the top left hexagon)
metal charm star and mini paper clips

I have used one of the sketches from the new Creative Scrappers: Create with sketches ebook by Kristine Davidson!!!
For more details and photos, head over to my blog:


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Comment by Eila Sandberg on February 16, 2012 at 12:12pm

And what a cute little monkey boy he was too! love the vellum envelope and your choice of pps - especially the one with boards is cool!

Comment by Denise M. Price on February 13, 2012 at 3:23pm

Very cute LO!  I like the contrasts between the dark & light colors.

Also, thanks for your sweet comments on my #3 LO.

Comment by Sylvia Mellander Ekman - DT on February 13, 2012 at 4:37am

Gorgeous design! Love the wood paper and the little banners making a perfect visual triangle. Fabulously crafted!

Comment by Debbi Tehrani - DT on February 12, 2012 at 8:22pm

This is so, so cute, Jenny! Adorable photo and a wonderful design. Love the hexagons and your trademark banners and the translucent pocket holding your journaling, and the sweet sprinkling of buttons! Just love it all!

Comment by Debbi McCue - DT on February 12, 2012 at 11:43am

He really IS a handsome little monkey Boy!! Really Love how you worked the case this week....and you made me realise that I need to be checking out some of those obviously wonderful sketches!! :)

Comment by Michele Singh on February 12, 2012 at 4:06am

Adorable page, I love the woodgrain, the vellum envelope, all the little details are fantastic!

Comment by Merle Lubach on February 12, 2012 at 1:08am

Like the punch used on the brown/black paper and your vellum envelope and hexagon shapes.

Comment by Sarah Martin on February 12, 2012 at 12:27am

Gorgeous page Jenny. Love your paper choices and the pennants flags

Comment by Helen Wallace on February 11, 2012 at 7:34pm

The "cheeky monkey" just makes me smile.   He lights up the page.  Love the hexagons and buttons  :)

Comment by Laura Mooney - DT on February 11, 2012 at 5:55pm

This is simply adorable!  Love the wood and banner pieces.

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