Thursday, October 24, 2013

CKCC Blog Hop Challenge #1: Jewelry Challenge

Welcome to the CKCBMembers Blog Hop .

You should have come from   Lesley

Challenge #1: Jewelry Challenge

Challenge 1: Jewelry Challenge:  Use a piece of YOUR jewelry for inspiration!  Tell it's story...use it's design...and make sure to show us a photo of your inspiration, too!

When I saw this challenge I knew immediately the piece of jewelry I would do the layout with. My mom always had this locket in her jewelry box ,about once a year she would pull it out and show me .We would just talk mother and  daughter time. Especially important be I have six siblings time was precious . After I was married and about to move away. She gave this to me to remember, and I do.This locket has a mustard seed in the front with the bible verse Matthew 17:20 on the back . for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed,  nothing shall be impossible unto you.
 Yes it is small less than an 1/2 inch wide.Where the seed is the background is light blue . This picture is my favorite of my mom her dress is the same light blue as the seed. It is  when she graduated from high School. I made a copy of the photo on acetate  then back with pearl vellum. 

here is a closer look at the back 

Hope you enjoyed next on the hop is 
Happy Hopping!

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Lisa H


  1. How lovely - the photo on acetate is beautiful. A wonderful way to preserve a special memory.

  2. great idea to print the pic on vellum (it came out like a regular photo) and wow, this type of layout is why we scrapbook-just lovely!

  3. What a beautiful gift and sentiment your Mother gave you. Such a great inspiration piece, I love how you designed your layout around it.

  4. This needs to be in a frame! Spectacular - if you frame it you can still enjoy it everyday. I love the beautiful photo of your mother & the special treatment you gave it. Thanks for sharing it with us!

    1. thank you Ido plan on framing the layout

  5. How wonderful that you have this special item and such a gorgeous page!

  6. Gorgeous layout and photo. Your little jewellery will be very special,I am sure.

  7. What a special memory to share. A unique locket (charm in North America) and stunning photo of your mother. So elegant.