Designer’s Choice with Jennifer

Hi everyone! Jennifer here today sharing my June Designer’s Choice layout.


Some of my favorite photos come from stalking my daughter’s Instagram feed, and I have been saving this one for quite some time.

June’s kit is a perfect match with it’s bright, cheery colors and sentiments.


I wanted to mimic the “messiness” of the colors from the photo and chose to use a mixed media background. To begin, I tore a piece of watercolor paper along one edge. To get this look, I painted on a plastic wrapper and then smudged the plastic onto the paper until I had the look I wanted. Next, I used some stencils and traced the arrow and circle shapes with a black marker and followed that with splatters of paint on the page.


Adhering the photo with a patterned paper backing was next.


My last step was journaling and then embellishing with die cuts, stickers, enamel hearts, and that fabulous gold flaming clip.


Thank you for stopping by today and happy creating!!





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