August 2011

Movie quotes make great page titles

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on August 31, 2011

Twisted Sketches has revealed its latest sketch, #117, and the twist is “long.” Be sure to head over to the site to grab the sketch, then create something and link it up! Here’s my Design Team layout inspired by the sketch. The quote I used in my title comes from my husband’s favorite movie, Joe […]

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Where the wild things are

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on August 30, 2011

I have a number of photos from my grandparents’ visit in the summer of 1969, and these are from a day we spent together at the Cleveland Zoo. I was less than three years old, so I don’t really remember this day. However, I love these photos because being all together like this was rare. […]

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Dan & Leona, 50 years of marriage

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on August 22, 2011

My mother’s parents, Daniel and Leona, were married in 1939. This portrait was taken in 1989 to mark their 50th wedding anniversary. Isn’t it wonderful when we have special photos like this of the ones we love? I wish that my grandparents were around to ask them what 50 years of marriage is like, what […]

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The eyes have it

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on August 20, 2011

I just love when I can complete a layout about a subject that matters to me while simultaneously fulfilling the requirements for three online challenges! This is one hard-working layout! First, I based my design on this great sketch from the Sketchy Thursdays site. The added requirement was that the topic cover reading or literature […]

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It came upon a midnight clear

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on August 17, 2011

Twisted Sketches has revealed its latest sketch, #115, and the twist is “clear.” Be sure to head over to the site to grab the sketch, then create something and link it up! Here’s my Design Team layout inspired by the sketch. I decided to use the word “clear” in my title. Every year as Christmas […]

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