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Ceramics Painting

September 8, 2010 Sarah Coggins

6 mommies + 6 babies in one ceramics shop = a whole lot of fun creating one of a kind Father’s Day gifts.

Paint Your Pot: Father's Day Gifts

Supplies: 2paws Designs Rounded Corners 12×12 template; Deena Rutter’s Hotel California kit; Another Typewriter font.

This was such a fun playgroup adventure and I think I had almost as much fun scrapping the memory. I made my own template while working out the photo arrangement (hint: watch for a freebie later in the month). My goal was to keep the photos the focus of the design. After the photos & journaling were placed, it felt a little bare. I finally came up with the perfect embellishment using a scan of my son’s handprint from thank you notes he and I made in April. I recolored the handprint in a shade of orange to match the layout.

4 Comments

  • scrapchick September 8, 2010 at 4:37 pm
    What a fun activity! And you are some brave Mom's, lol. Great idea on the handprint scan too!
  • Bonnie September 8, 2010 at 6:47 pm
    What nice keepsakes of adventures with Dylan & friends. Both scrapbook pages are lovely.
  • Debbi Tehrani September 9, 2010 at 2:40 pm
    What a wonderful page! I just love that you included that handprint!
  • Wanda September 12, 2010 at 8:51 am
    This is so neat! How wonderful you are making these memories! Dylan is such a doll and you look fab girl! I love the rounded corners and the layout!
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