For the design, I was influence by the article at Get It Scrapped about bracket foundations. I also used some ideas found in the latest Masterful Scrapbook Design class on Photo Play.
And I did another process video:
Supplies: Crate (Close Knit, Flea Market DIY Shop) papers and embellishments; We R Memory Keepers gold vellum; Sizzix die; Creative Cafe pearls; Mister Huey's (opaque white, warm calico); Technique Tuesday (Big Timber) stamps; Staples date stamp; EK Success banner punch; hemp twine; acrylic paint.
While I was working, Glenn came in to compose:
And for comparison purposes, this is the layout I redid: