Saturday, 21 May 2011

3 more pages of Fraser's 40th album

time is pressing on, have only 10 more days to finish the 12" album for my little brother Fraser's 40th birthday. here are 3 more pages, all from his childhood. the pages are not as ornate as if I were keeping them myself, am making htem toreflect what he likes, so quite clean, just cardstock, papers, photos and some journalling and little embellishment.

 'Cute as a Bug!'

3 B & W photos of Fraser, with dad and little sister
lime and sunshine yellow satin paper from Card Creatives
3 Bugs in a Rug 12" Snips & Snails range 'Little Prince' double-sided cardstock

'Snapshots from Childhood'

photos are with dad, in France with little sisters & dressed as a Greek soldier for a fancy dress party
reverse side of 12" 3 Bugs in a Rug Snips & Snails 'Little Prince' cardstock
Basic Grey 'Motifica' die-cut tags
black thin card matts

'Carefree Days'

7Gypsies 12" Sommes Rouge paper
Tim Holtz 9" Distressibles 'Transportation' cardstock
Basic Grey Sweetpea alyssa collection die-cut tags
PM green brads
black card matts


  1. What a lovely idea for your brother! love the papers you are using for this project...he will love it, I'm sure! x

  2. great work, its all coming together now isnt it, I bet hes thrilled with it xxxxxxx

  3. Some more great pages, it will look fantastic when it all comes together x
    Wendy x

  4. What a brill Idea I have had a little go at 'scrapbooking' but wow this is good and given me an idea to do one maybe for my mum, I think she would really like it. xx

  5. This is going to look just gorgeous when it's finished. YOur brother is going to be so so happy x

  6. These are fabulous Fiona well done.. Chrissieann xx

  7. great pages,your brother will be over the moon sue xx

  8. What a great idea for a "memorable" birthday! Shame my hubby wouldn't celebrate his 50th as this would of been a great idea for his present.


  9. These are fantastic

    Kate xxx

  10. great pages..lovely layout and papers

  11. They look fabulous - a great momento for him!

  12. Great stuff, he'll love the album. I've done 3, one for OH's 50th, one for Dad's 70th and one for brother in laws 50th, grown men with tears of emotion!

  13. Wow things are really coming on with your album its fab xx

  14. Lovely :-) I love seeing a great scrapbook coming together :-) Elaine-xxx-

  15. Absolutely gorgeous pages! Your brother will love the scrapbook!

    *Hopped over from RedRottie's Leapblog*

  16. These are just superb Fi, you really are cracking on with them now. great pics and layouts xxx Mau hope you are well xx

  17. these are lovely Fi and am sure your brother will love it. Thanks for visiting my blog and following me x