Friday, June 19, 2009

Urban Anthology Birthday Ad Challenge

We've been celebrating Urban Anthology's birthday all month over at the Message Board. Complete with lots of inspiration and challenges. :) My Birthday Challenge is to use this ad as inspiration for a layout.



And here is my sample page using the May Kit (brads are from my stash). I kept the two pictures, but interpreted the type underneath as paper strips to anchor the photo-grouping. I did a similar title treatment as the ad, by stamping a frame at the beginning of my title phrase. I also staggered the words in my title, like the ad.

In the lower right corner, I placed a journal tag where the bottle of Robitussin is. And then I added more paper strips to anchor it there (type).





I LOVE using ads as inspiration for pages. I hope you'll come on over and link us up with your creations using this ad!

Have a great weekend!
Jana

10 comments:

  1. Fabulous lo my friend. That add is quite challenging but you have rocked it!!! Love the journaling at the bottom.

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  2. You are awesome! Love this layout!

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  3. That is SUCH a cool layout, girl! I'm digging all the paper strips and little details. So cool!

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  4. I wasn't quite sure what to think when I saw that ad - but it was like a light bulb going off when I saw your LO - LOVE your interpretation, Jana!

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  5. Ads are great for inspiring layouts aren't they ... I have done that before too! Love what you have done with it!

    I love that idea about the candle for birthdays ... I think we might start that one in our house!! The next birthday in our house is my husband's next Friday!!

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  6. Is that a white space LO I spy??!!! I absolutely LOVE it! Who said you couldn't do these, because they were WRONG!! So so cute Jana! I love the way you embellish! :D

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  7. love your take on this as inspo - beautiful layout jana! :) smiles, m-

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  8. I *HEART* this one too!!! Ad challenges are some of my favorites! Love your interpretation!

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