Saturday, June 29, 2013

Calendar Collage: July

Just in time - here is my spread for July...
If you have been following my Summer of Colour entries you will know I have been doing a "girls of summer" theme using old photos. Well looks like I am doing the same for my calendar collage -  July has some ladies as well LOL.
These girls are getting ready for their annual Strawberry Social. I love fresh LOCAL berries and REAL whipped cream (not Cool Whip) - can't beat the taste don't you agree? I just wish the gals would look a little more friendly!
I got inspired by a piece of plastic table cloth that just happened to be red gingham - how fitting...Kept it simple - just acrylic paints.The picture came from a July 1967 issue of Life. I think this month I will try something different and not have dedicated spots for each day. Going to journal all over the place just to see how it looks. Enjoy! Jewels

4 comments:

  1. Oh, you free spirit, you! Coloring outside the lines and journaling without boxes. What next, Jewels??
    Great spread. They are a grim looking bunch, aren't they?

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  2. So cute, Jewels! I love your background!!

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  3. Yum , strawberry shortcake. It's making me hungry. Love the idea and agree that these ladies might make good shortcake, but they also might scare the customers away. xoxo

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  4. I. LOVE. THIS!!!!

    Love the colours, love the ladies and yes, I LOVE (local) strawberries and (real, of course) cream!

    xx

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