Today marks 29 years since my sweetheart asked me to marry him. It inspired me to create another digital page from our vow renewal ceremony. This time I played with some mosaic techniques using Artisan 6 software. The words are a Hawaiian Wedding Blessing that we learned during our ceremony. I am very pleased with how the page turned out!
Spent this weekend participating in a virtual scrapbooking retreat. My friends and I were on zoom from our craft rooms. So happy that I completed an entire album. It was my MIL first trip to Disney. So glad we were able to go last year!
I was playing around with textured shapes and was inspired to create this digital page about our vow renewal in Maui in 2018. After the crazy year we’ve had, I am dreaming of a return trip ❤️
Page designed using Artisan 6 software
This evening my friend Judy and I took a “field trip” out to Beer Can Island. It’s located on the northern tip of Longboat Key, Florida. This small patch of white sand beach is popular with boaters but locals can walk to it during low tide. Driftwood and fallen trees dot the shoreline with mangroves behind it. Truly a picturesque spot to watch the sunset!
Photos taken with iphone 12 Pro Max
I had always wanted to have a beach photo shoot so when we booked our family vacation to Hilton Head Island in 2012 I set up a session with a local photographer. My family members don’t love being photographed to begin with, but when I told them I wanted us to MATCH I was met with 10 rolling eyes! Regardless, they sucked it up and dressed in matching attire. They all admitted afterwards that the photos came out great!
Layout designed in Artisan 6 software
The coton de tulear is a sweet and cuddly small companion dog. They are known to be super smart and have a clownish personality. Chloe is our 8.5 year old pup! She is always smiling and has more energy than most dogs her age. She is quite photogenic so I’m planning on honing my photography skills with her cooperation! Thanks for indulging me! Photos taken using my iPhone 12 pro max.
Vacations are always a good idea. Add great friends to the mix and you’ve made the trip even better! My husband and I are lucky to have another couple we love to travel with. Oh the places we want to go! Hopefully this year we can travel with them again! Layouts designed using Artisan 6 software.
One of the best trips we’ve ever taken was to Palm Springs, California with my in-laws. From the top of the mountains to the fault lines in the desert, my in-laws were a little out of their comfort zone but we all had such a great time! From riding in an open jeep through the desert to feeling the tremors and even exploring a cave or two, our desert tour was unforgettable! Page designed using Artisan software.
Seems like ages ago that I went to the Mall of America in Minnesota on a girls’ trip with my bestie. While there I went to GLAMOUR SHOTS (a mall staple back in the day!) and had a blast taking these pics. While I printed a few individual photos for my husband and parents when they were taken, I’m so glad I finally scrapped the photo shoot! Page designed in Artisan software.
I found this wonderful old photo of my parents from their dating days. Seemed too sweet not to scrapbook. Page designed using Artisan5 software