Sunday, September 23, 2007

A couple of layouts

I have been having some fun working with different paper lines...and on the one below slopping some paint around. The Reflections of a Hot Young Woman was a bit of a tongue in cheek journaling regarding how one gets from Hot to Hot Flashes...and the fact that I actually like where I am now -- more than "back in the day" when the boys thought I was "hot."

This layout is about the day I turned 30 and chose to spend it fishing with my Dad -- it was just wonderful...early morning -- fish were biting all day....beautiful suroundings --- peace and yes, I caught the biggest fish!



Have a great week. I am headed to Dallas the end of the week for my Dad's 80th birthday. Will try and get his mini-album done before I leave....he doesn't know I am coming so that will be a fun surprise too. Take care all

8 comments:

  1. Your l/o's always have such great stories & meaning..I love seeing them!! My favorite: Hot Woman..it reminds me *a little* of the reason I have "One Hot Mama" as a ring tone on my cell phone..if you have seen the music video you would understand..but if you haven't seen it..it is about a mom with a couple of kids and she is always a wreck, messy hair, little or no makeup, t-shirt..but when her husband sees her..he sees this beautiful "Hot Mama"..it is just a little joke between Rich & I..so everytime my phone rings and get a little giggle:)
    I hope you have a safe trip, Professor.

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  2. what a fun surprise for your dad!
    your layouts are wonderful - they always are:)
    and you still are a hot mama!

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  3. OMG those layouts are fantastic!!

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  4. You totally crack me up! Love your wit and your style.

    Have a wonderful surprise birthday party!

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  5. coming out of lurk mode - waving hi - I too am a Daddy's girl who loves fishing too! Hubs isn't much of an outdoor kind of guy, but I grew up learning to bait a hook before I learned to comb the tangles out of my hair! Anyway, just wanted to let you know that I love the LO with you and your Dad fishing. BTW, you may know my Hubs - I believe he works with your Hubs? (David Jordan?)

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  6. Hey Hottie ;)
    Have a fantabulous trip...
    Love the layouts and especially the sentiment!

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  7. Love that "hot woman" layout.

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  8. OH YES!!!..these are some of my fav pages of yours. The funny thing is that "really important" and "hot woman" are stylistically different and yet I see so much of you, your style, and you passion for truthful journaling in both. In fact, I think one of the things I love so much about your creative style is that is defies simple definition. You scrap your mood. I love that -- and it makes your work so wonderfully honest and passionate.

    So...enough gushing..have a great weekend.
    Wendi

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