Do you know there is a new Heritage/Genealogy forum here? I loved it and it inspired me to create this layout documenting real life Cinderella-type love story.
The journaling reads:
This photo was taken circa 1922. The girl with two long braids is my great grandmother Magda while she still...
My second layout with this template... The possibilities are indeed endless.. I really like the grid format which is so versatile... and being able to turn the layers on and off is means pure creative bliss.
I was a bit intimidated by the 100 squares... but as I sat there turning the layers on and off, inspiration kicked in and this is what I created. I used nothing but what's included in February Art Pack and a simple background.
With this layout, I did not do any layering and blending of background paper. (Try not to be too shocked.) For the photo mat, I clipped a piece of paint to the brown paper and used the underlying layer slider so I only used the amount of paint I wanted.
You really CAN do heritage with an art journal-y style kit. It just takes a little testing and tweaking!
Emma Todd was my 1st cousin twice removed – her mother and my great grandfather were siblings.
Except for the background which consists of paper 19 blended over paper 9, this LO is very...