Citrine – Week 5 of 10

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Combining two things into one is my goal in life. I always try to drive two kids at a time to their practice or jobs. Today’s steal is two awesome American Crafts Collections in one steal. For this Mid Week Mojo I combined Dear Lizzy Lucky Charm with Amy Tan Yes Please collections to showcase this awesome pic I found of my daughter in 1st grade. Here is the layout:

Here is the sketch:

Lizzie was obsessed with the bird they were trying to raise in her first grade class. She always wanted to bring it home. I convinced her to just hold it for a picture. She says she is still emotionally scarred that she couldn’t bring that bird home.

If you look closely you will notice I didn’t use any ink on this layout…I know, I am pretty proud of myself too.  I did use my favorite thing, pop dots, on a couple of things, but no ink! I love my new distressing tool (keep watching scrapbookSTEALS.com for the distressing tool).

A big congrats to Brittany Morgan, you are last week’s winner!

Please send an email to giveaway@steals.com and include your address and tell them you are our Mid Week Mojo Winner and we will send some scrapbook swag your way! To enter to win this week’s prize, complete this sketch (Citrine #5) and have it posted somewhere online by 11:59 PM MST October 21. Leave a comment on this blog post with the link to your Citrine #5 creation.

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