Echo Park

You belong with me

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on January 26, 2014

The 20th sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch, which I’m proud to have designed, and play along. This sketch came with the song “Ho Hey” by The Lumineers. Product/technique notes I used papers from Echo Park’s “Here &Now” collection and […]

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Blessed

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 23, 2013

That’s me with my Nana and Papa on Thanksgiving Day in 1987. Our extended family in Pennsylvania always used to gather together for Thanksgiving at Aunt Doo Doo and Uncle Ron’s house, and when this photo was taken we had just cleared away the dishes after a fabulous feast. I will always hold dear my […]

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More than words

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 3, 2013

The 14th sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch and play along. This 14th sketch came with the song “More than words” by Extreme. My layout One day this summer my mom, brother and I took a walk around the gorgeous […]

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The song that summer sings

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on June 30, 2013

The fifth sketch challenge has been posted at the new SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch and play along. This fifth sketch came with the song “She” by Elvis Costello. My layout I, like many of you probably, have loved this song since first seeing the Julia […]

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1984 Miss American Legion post 214

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on May 27, 2013

When I won a scholarship for college from the local American Legion post through an essay contest they held, it included acting as Miss American Legion in the Memorial Day parade! I went and met with the men of the post, who were all such gracious and fun hosts, and then rode in the back […]

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