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A milestone birthday

This is not a regular scrap, meaning I didn't use scrapbook material, but I used only pictures from my dad when he was a child and when he was in his mid twenties. He's going to be 70 next month, and we are planning a huge party for him. This is the invitation I made. I was inspired by the pulp fiction movie posters and comics that were very popular in the forties/fifties of last century.

Apart from the pictures I used a picture of some candles grouped on a table for the very background, and mixed it with a bokeh texture and some grunge overlays, to have that grainy look.

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This is awesome. I love the movie poster look. It's very creative. Our girls are having a party with a movie theme. I may have to do something like this for the invitation. Thanks for the inspiration!

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This is stunning. I love your 'Movie Poster'. Your Dad sure is a handsome man. Love the colors. Very clever layout.

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This is just gorgeous - I thought it really WAS a movie poster! You did a wonderful job of putting together photos and your blending is wonderful. Great journaling about your Dad - super page! :)

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This is Marvelous! I love that pulp look! What a great -- and creative -- idea. It helps, I think, that your Dad is as handsome as a movie star, too. :D

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Ditto all of the above. What fun you must have had putting this together - I love the layered photos you used. My DH turns 70 this fall - I may need to scraplift your idea!

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