Sorry for not posting yesterday! I hosted a stamp camp yesterday. Friday night I prepped and Saturday morning until 2 p.m. was stamp camp. I had fun stamping with the three girls that came. I stamped all my extras so I would have some thank you cards to send out. After the camp I hang out in the backyard and read.

This morning I made this page. I used this weekend’s sketch as a starting point for the layout.


The picture was taking during the third grade violin concert.

Rebecca was soooo excited and proud.

The scrapbook page is a 6″ x 6″ piece of Basic Gray cardstock.

I cut down the picture to 4″ x 4 3/4″ and layered if first on a 1/4″ bigger piece of Purely Pomegranate (I thought that would work well with her lip color), then on a 1/2″ bigger piece of Basic black.

My 1 1/8″ x 6″ white strip was stamped with the Fresh Cuts background in Basic Gray, sponged around the edges and first layered on a 1/4″ bigger piece of Basic Black, then on a 3/8″ bigger piece of Purely Pomegranate. The bottom edge of the Pomegranate cardstock was scalloped with the corner rounder.

The sentiment is from the stamp set Taking Care of Business. It was stamped in Pomegranate and punched out with the 1 1/4″ circle punch. That was layered on a  1 3/8″ black circle and scalloped Basic Gray circle. The flower is from the Flower Fusion tin and has a Fire Circle Rhinestone brad in it’s center.

The day on the left hand side is from Fundamental Phrases (part of the birthday greeting). It was stamped in Gray on white cardstock and punched out with the Window Word punch. A 1/4″ black circle with another Fire Circle Rhinestone brad finish it off.

I journaled on the bottom with a 03 black Micron Pen.

Personal Note:

Today the kids and I will watch Indiana Jones. I am not that excited to go, but they can’t wait. Maybe I will be pleasantly surprised just like with the Narnia movie last week! LOVED that one.

Have a great Sunday! Hugs and smiles


Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

32 Responses to “Scrapbook Sunday #32 – Special Day”

  1. Precious page Beate. Wow violin in 3rd grade, our schoools don’t offer orchestra until 5th….

  2. The colors you chose do accent the photo well! I hope you enjoy the movie!

  3. This picture of Rebecca is breathtaking !! She’s so beautiful….just like her mom ! Have fun withe kids at the movie. Kevin and I went and saw it last week for our Anniversary. If you don’t expect a whole lot you won’t be disappointed…hehehe.

    Dance On !

  4. Gorgeous page!! I hope you enjoy the movie!!

  5. Great pic — whatcha reading? I’m looking for a good book. Enjoy the movie.

  6. Beate this is a fabulous page. What a wonderful picture! And I love the journaling at the bottom. Have fun at the movie!

  7. Beautiful picture of Rebecca! The sketch layout worked beautifully here! Hope the movie went well! Take care. Hugs, Deb

  8. This lo is gorgeous and what a beautiful pic of Rebecca! Indiana Jones was pretty good. We went opening day and I enjoyed it. Hope you do too!

  9. Such a cute pic! I love how you used that BG stamp on that strip running across the page underneath that ribbon–looks really good!

  10. gorgeous page, and what a sweet pic of her…. you can see her excitement in her eyes and the rhinestones and the colors you chose underline that so well…. excellent!!

  11. Great layout! Love how you show that you can take a sketch layout and use it for both a card or scrapbook page. The colors are perfect to showcase the beautiful photo of your daughter. She looks so much like you it’s amazing. Hope you all enjoyed the movie!

  12. What a cute picture of your daughter. I love that you make a scrap page from your card challenge..
    Beautiful colors..

  13. I really like this page. The colors are fantastic.
    Enjoy your movie! I liked Narnia too!

  14. Rebecca is a beautiful young girl Beate…you must be proud! Your page is fantastic. I love how you use you sketch layouts for your pages…maybe I should try that…I’d probably scrapbook then…lol
    Hope the movie was good!!

  15. WOW! She looks so much older than she has in some of the scrapbook pages you have posted. She’s beautiful! You did a great job of helping us focus on the picture! What a great page and a beautiful subject!

  16. You have BEAUTIFUL children! Hope you had a great day…sounds like a great weekend! Love the page!

  17. Rebecca is such a doll in that picture!! I love your page, and the pretty colors and stamps you’ve used!!

  18. Rebecca is so pretty; she looks different in every picture you post of her. TFS

  19. Liebe Grüße an Rebecca…, sie ist ne echt süße Prinzessin…´!
    Deine Seite ist dir mal wieder wunderbar gelungen Beate. Die Kombi mit dem grau und dunkelrot ist spitzenmäßig…:-)
    ich wünsche dir eine schöne Woche mit deinen Kiddis…:-)
    Liebe Grüße Silke

  20. Fab page Beate. Gorgeous layout and colours and even more gorgeous little girl 🙂

  21. Beautiful page! Love the layout, accents, and colors.

  22. Beate – *your* Rebecca is just a beautiful girl and you have captured her perfectly with this cute scrap page!!! Btw she looks just like ya!!!

  23. ohhh i have a question! how old was she when she started taking violin lessons and was that the first instrument she began to learn? i have an almost 7 year old son who has shown some interest and so i am curious….thanks


  24. Fabulous page and adorable picture!!! LOve, love, love the colors!!

  25. Another gorgeous scrapbook page! I love that new set from SU. A vilion concert???how impressive! Kudos to your daughter! I think you’ll enjoy the Indiana Movie…it was good! {SMILES}

  26. Great page! I love the color combo!

  27. Those colors look fabulous together! I’ve never bought basic grey. The more I see it the more I like it. I know what my next purchase will be.

  28. Beate, Just love these pages you do on Sundays. Great layout and your daughter is beautiful.

  29. wow this is a stunning page…i really love how the colours all go together so nicely. Wish we had the Fresh Cuts set in Australia….but we’ll have to wait for it I suppose!

  30. What a cutie is she! This is such a beautiful page! I really love it! Hope the movie was a hit…my boys are asking to see it as well….not sure I want to either! 🙂

  31. Beate, I just love your pages! You were Runner Up for Scrapbook Saturday over at Card of the You can check out the post at You can check out the post at

    Thanks again!

  32. A lovely page, a beautiful and a wonderful memory! Thanks for sharing Beate!

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