This is an 8.5x11in layout but that's not how it started out, or originally finished actually!
I completed the layout as a 12x12 layout, but I wasn't really liking it that much. I put the layout aside, thought about it a little then chopped 3.5 inches off the left, half an inch off the top and bottom and shuffled the embellishment across. ;)
I think the difficulty I had with this layout is the photos were so big and dominating when I really intended them to be a supporting act to the story. If I was to make this layout again I would use the photos as an 8.5x11 base, layering a sheet of vellum over the top and building up there there. Ah well, next time.
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