23 Dec 2013

A few of my favourite things

Hi everyone are you all ready for Christmas I have finished, DH made the supermarket dash this morning while I finished off some wrapping and my very last page of  my Alpha Dictionary which has been a fabulous challenge over at The Craft Barn.  The last letter is "I" and the only words I could choose was Inspire/Inspired/Inspiring which this challenge certainly has done and I stayed in from start to finish yah :)

For this page I decided to only use things that inspired me to use, so I flicked through some stamps, Tim Holtz of course, and then dug around in my bits box and did the same.




 I ended up with a collage of some of my favourite quotes, all beginning with "I" of course, stamps and bits and bobs from the box, the colours of ink are also a mixture of colours that said "use me".  All that remains to finish my lovely book is the cover  which will have to wait until after Christmas but I will post and share.  Thank you to everyone who has shared this journey with me and left comments which have been truly appreciated and  not forgetting The Craft Barn  for a very Inspiring challenge looking forward to the new one in January 2014.


Merry Christmas
Thanks for popping in at this busy time

14 comments:

  1. Terrific word to chose Maggie and lots of interesting things on the pages.

    Have a really lovely Christmas

    Chrissie x

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  2. Lovely pages! Have a great Chrsitmas, Maggie! Valerie

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  3. Brilliant last page. I'm leaving mine till after Christmas to do.
    Have a merry Christmas. hugs Mrs A.

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  4. Visiting from The Craft Barn - most excellent & inspiring final page. Merry Christmas :o)

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  5. Perfect word both for your page and the challenge. I especially like the bird.

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  6. That's a gorgeous take on the "I".
    Just coming around to wish you and yours a Merry Christmas and a blessed year 2014.

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  7. Totally inspiring, love the colours. BJ

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  8. Great combination of colours and images. Love the soaring birds at the top!

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  9. Fab! Love the colours and patterns
    You must be so pleased with all of your pages

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  10. I love pages where the stamping takes pride of place! Plus, not only were you inspired but I bet you had lots of fun doing it!

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  11. Great word, fabulous pages. Love the colours and stamping.

    Sylv xx

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  12. Lovely page Maggie, love the background.
    Izzy

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  13. Another cool page and yes where would we be without Mr Tim Holtz to inspire us - probably financially a lot better off. lol. I look forward to seeing the cover.

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