Friday, January 6, 2012

Top 11 of 2011


In no particular order, here are my eleven favorite projects of 2011:
I actually created this one from a sketch from the Crate Paper blog. I had a lot of fun with this one because I just loved working with those photos :)
A favorite memory :) Photo was from 2009, but I didn't scrap it til this year.
I love that photo, and that song by U2!
A little bit of a messier style for me with the misting, but I still managed to keep it clean and simple with the grid design. And it talks about the relationship Erin and Evan have right now :)

This one was a complete learning experience with the misting and alphabet letter masking, but also fun to do!

Loved the flower on this one. My favorite season scrapbooked :)


Really, really loved how fun this one was to do. Love the colors, the little bit of misting and just taking a chance for me on using the Doodlebug product. Not typically my style :)
I want to do more layouts like this. About what life was like right at that moment :)
An actual 2pager and really important moment for Evan :)
Really liked going back and scrapbooking these older photos :)
And the mini album I made out of the photos as well is on my all time favorite projects list :)
It was a lot harder than I thought it would be to pick favorites. Plus, one of my fave projects of the year will be in the June issue of Scrapbooks Etc..., so I can't even post it!
Also love seeing how much I experimented this year with something new - mists. And how I used different sizes. There were other projects, such as my recipe book, laundry room sign, decorated chipboard house, and even cards that showed me that I am branching out from just layouts!
Really looking forward to seeing where 2012 takes me :)


16 comments:

  1. Those are all such great layouts....doesn't hurt to have such good subjects! Fun colors with Erin's clothes and Evan's tree climbing, loved that layout.

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  2. what an awesome collectin of layouts and projects! great job

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  3. GREAT choices! Love them all!

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  4. You had some awesome projects last year! Love the One Life layout and of course the mini album :) Have a great weekend!

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  5. You picked some wonderful layouts and projects to showcase. Love the tree climbing page!

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  6. Your favorites are all awesome, but I love that Thickers layout! I bet that was a fun one to make. :)

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  7. Beautiful Mary Jo! Love Charming the best I think. One of my New Year's Resolutions is to get myself scrapping again.

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  8. Wow! First I love your scrap room and that wonderful view!! Your layouts are amazing works of art:)

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  9. Congrats on the layout publication! Such wonderful layouts, it's great fun to see them together as a collection - stunning!

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  10. Aweseome congrats! I especially like the 2 pager! Yay Evan!

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  11. oh i love those layouts!!!
    what a good idea about the 'thickers one'!!
    hahahaha

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  12. wonderful projects MJ - I love your style. Congrats on the SBetc pub

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  13. your work is gorgeous, and your photos are beautiful! love it!!

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  14. Fantastic pages! Love your picks!

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  15. Love them - especially "I'd follow you anywhere."

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