I chose a Captain page from SeaSide collection by Authentique because I like it's deep navy color. I gessoed it, made a texture with Tim Holtz stencil and modeling paste. After spraying and splattering the page with some colors I did some embossing. Voilà - my background is ready!
Under the photo-pad I glued some cheese-clothes and different fabrics. I spent a lot of time playing with embellishments.
Here some close-ups:
All the shells that were used for this layout were brought from Atlantic ocean coast in France, where we spent our last vacations. I collected them with my children, so they capture a lot of memories for me :)With this page I would like to enter into the challenges: