I still like these older papers which have been in my stash for about five years. The airline tag was from when Ansett were still flying. The aerogram envelope is from my friend Chris.
I kept the page simple and linear as I had a fair bit to say about this "fork in the road" in my life.
A fair bit to say!!! I know that's a shock for you!
Stripes - on the background paper
Labels - Old airline luggage label
Travel accent - tiny suitcase on photo
Stamps - at bottom
Tags - three on right
Ledger paper - background
I chose to tell the story of a journey, both literal and figerative
THE JOURNALLING READS
My dream of going to Africa had come true and we were enjoying high tea at the Victoria Falls Hotel. From the verandah we could see across the lawn to the Zambezi river bridge, where some tourists were bungy jumping.
Pheww......well done, if you managed to survive this looong post.MATERIALS
Bazzil cardstock - Navy
Making Memories - paper Passport collection “Ledger teal”
My Min’d Eye - “Sisters” (red spotted mat)
Scrap FX chipboard - title and case
Kaisercraft Collectables - “Pack your bags” collection (tags)
Kaisercraft - Collectables - “Pickled Pear” (camera)
Kaisercraft clear stamp - Pack your bags collection
Atelier - Gesso
Fiskars punch - Uppercrest
Ranger Paint dabber - Sandal
Envelope - unknown RAK from friend
Colorbox chalk ink - Dark Brown