Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Layouts are a Messy Business

Here's my newest layout above. I think I am subconsciously influenced by Valentine's Day's imminent arrival. Or maybe not so subconsciously. This one is pretty simple and non-techniquey, but after a few days of working on it for 15 minutes at a time, I was very ready to break out the adhesive and call it a day!

Now for a true confession.

I am generally a clean and tidy person. But somehow when I scrap, it's like a product bomb exploded. Case in point:


And Exhibit B:

If anyone has mastered the art of creating a layout without putting everything they own on their desk, do let me know.

7 comments:

  1. The trick for me while creating? Having two shelves RIGHT above my workspace... to corral all the small craziness: scissors, pens, adhesives, inks, small embellishments, etc. Works like a charm. All those papers and alphas though?! I just push those to the side. LOL.

    Cute layout! :)

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  2. I use my pegboards right next to my desk .. lol .. and little shelve units .. girl.. love your space .. perfect picture

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  3. that's your mess? you should look at mine! it's x589 :)

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  4. Hey, all of that goodness all over your desk is just part of the process. FUN!

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