Monday, February 24, 2014

Bucket List for MDS Monday

This week at MDS Monday, Cindy has a great sketch for us - using a state/province as one of your elements.

We haven't travelled a lot yet, so I thought we would start a travel wishbook. What better place to start than in your own country? We now have the beginning of our "Canadian Bucket List" book.


It may seem odd to start with Nunavut, but I thought it might be fun to work backwards from the 'newest' province/territory to the oldest. ;) To be quite honest with you, that just came to me now... I just really want to go to Nunavut, and I'm trying to sell my husband on the idea. He asked me if we could start with someplace warmer. 

Here is the front cover, the Nunavut page, and the journaling page (as a two page layout):



The last two pages would be on the left and right pages of the book:



I used the kit Providence of Provinces for most of this page. The cover page is done using a template from the kit as a starting point, and then changing/adding/evolving as I decided what I ultimately wanted to do. Check out the kit!

Here is the great sketch this week:


Thanks for stopping by today!

-Tara
xox


5 comments:

  1. WHAT A GREAT IDEA! I have done a USA bucket list in a swatchbook for my parents but not one for my family. Thanks for sharing!

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  2. Love your idea of a scrapping a bucket list!!! Your page is beautiful, I love the background paper you used and great use of the wooden letters.

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  3. Well I learned a lot from your layout and googling Nunavut. Thanks for the geography lesson and sharing your page and ideas.

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  4. I love your pages Tara, and I'll go with you to Nunavut! It looks like a place I would really enjoy exploring!

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  5. What a great idea for a photobook. I can only imagine camping up there... I've been to Moosonee - mosquitoes! :)

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