This was the calender as I bought it. As you can see, the colours are a bit garish and not particularly Christmassy.
The finished calender!
And then I quickly did this one this afternoon. This was one of my favourite shots from holiday when I was practicing with my new DSLR and playing with composition:
On a positive, my November kit arrived today from Sarahs cards and it's lush! I sooooo can't wait to play with it and already have the ideal photos in mind. If only I had more time.....
I got a bit distracted by X factor by this point so the rest of the challenges were put on my list for Sunday.
Sunday morning I did another class (Traciedoodles) which was fab and is probably my favourite LO/class of the weekend. All that cutting and doodling was definitely worth it:
Good witch/Bad witch Challenge aka a LO showing your good and bad sides. Perfect for pictures my brother and I as babies:I was starting to flag by this point but desperate to not let my team down and get as many points as I could hence the following LO's aren't my best but meet the criteria needed to gain points.
Courage (well I'd need courage to admit to these fashion disasters!):
Make a border and journalling mat and use it on the 'Take me home' challenge:
I think I'd gained about 4050 points by this point and was pretty much done for (as was Kev who wanted the dining table back!)
My Pre Crop Challenge based on home was this:I was also pleased to come second on the mystery Kit challenge with this entry of items. I loved the minibook as I've never made one from scratch before and from a single sheet of cardstock too- bargain!:
Close up's of the MK:
Anyway, I had a fab weekend, am pleased with (most) of the LO's I made and can't wait for the next CC!
I've also had another play with the October kit from Sarahs Cards today and came up with this: