Friday, May 11, 2018

Fair Food: NSD 3-Hour Sketch Challenge

This layout is another National Scrapbook Day sketch challenge:

Fair Food (affiliate link)

This was a 3-hour challenge. Participants had to make a layout based on this sketch... 


... BUT not as is. I flipped the sketch, used one photo instead of two, added a bunch of journaling in the lower photo position, removed some layers, and changed the shape of the text box. I thought the papers worked well with the rainbow of colors in our self-serve shaved ices. By the way, we're obsessed with those and a bunch of other fair foods. Everything in moderation, right? Right.

5 comments:

  1. Hi Cindy! I love your take on this challenge! I love how you changed it up a bit and used one photo. And the journaling makes this page very special!!!

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  2. Love love love love this! Awesome colors!! Perfect with the photo!!!!

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  3. You had me at fair food! My favorite are corn dogs, but... I have to ask if their non-pork corn dogs now...cuz Hamlet. If not, I don't eat them.
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    Love the layered, yet still clean design and that you were able to include lots of journaling w/ out disturbing the overall balance of the layout!

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  4. I need to go to the fair with you. I prefer fair food at fairs. My family prefers to never touch fair food! So unfair! Pun intended.

    I like your version of this sketch. I saw this sketch after the challenge close, and my design eye went straight to a plain background. I would not have thought to use a solid page of patterned paper, but it looks great!

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  5. Great mix of patterns and colours!

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