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Thursday, August 11, 2011

Yikes!! She Made a Scrapbook Page!!

Good morning everyone!! Don't be shocked now but I actually made a scrapbook page!!! My DGD Autumn loves to scrapbook and when she was here she created several pages. When she left, these pictures were still on the table so I decided to work them up into a page. This was my parents last Christmas in their Iowa home...they moved to Texas the next May. Also, this was my niece Erin's last Christmas. She passed away the next spring. Erin was such a sweet and precious girl....she had a heart transplant when she was only 19 days old and she lost her battle with heart disease a day before her 15th birthday.
I used Bo Bunny dp for the background and lots of diecut and punched snowflakes with pearl accents. Since purple was Erin's favorite color, I used a wrinkled purple ribbon and some lace to finish it off.


This is for the Ooh La La Creations Challenge to use a Christmas theme, Outlines Monday Challenge to use lace, Stamp-n-Doodle Challenge to use ribbon, diecut/punch, and pearls, and Totally Papercrafts Challenge to make a holiday design.


Thanks for dropping by...have a super fabulous day!!!




14 comments:

Dawn Easton said...

You've created a beautiful memory, Joan. So sad to hear of a child losing their life so early.
Your page is wonderful with all those pretty snowflakes!

Tammy said...

So tragic to fight so hard and lose the battle but you have created a lovely keepsake.

jimlynn said...

This will be something you'll always treasure. And it's beautiful. A wonderful way to preserve the memory of her.
Lynn

Carole of Brum said...

Hi Joan, lovely to see your family photos and beautiful page, thanks for sharing. So so sad to hear about your lovely niece, it's a nice thing to do to make a page with her pictures. Must be great having your parents closer to your home now. CoB

Linda Palmer said...

Joan, what a fabulous scrapbook page. I love all the snowflakes and that page is full of wonderful memories.

Anne said...

Oh sweety, what a wonderful way to capture the memories! It's beautifully done, fantastic layout, more to come I hope!! Hugs GF!

Stressed Stamper said...

Beautiful page - lots of detail.
Thanks for joining in at TPC this week - Good Luck
Sarah - Stressedstamper

Bev J. said...

Neat page-like your layout. I need to work on an album I have started!!

maryr917 said...

this is a beautiful layout joan-and a grea tribute to your niece

Sandy Hulsart said...

Joan, this is a lovely page but I don't see any Outlines stamps on it. Did you use one, a requirement to enter the Outlines Monday challenge blog.

Anne said...

What a fabulous layout Joan. Thanks for sharing it with us at OLL. Hugs x

craftykitten said...

Lovely LO - fab colours. Thanks for sharing with us in our Christmas challenge at OLL this time. Good luck.
Hugs
Dawn xx

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