This is the first of two pages that go together but aren't a two-page LO per se. The second page is 'Felled by Frost' in my gallery. The subject goes across both pages, but the design doesn't, so they can go either side by side or front to back in my album depending on how my pages shake out.
This sturdy little flower found it's way into this tree trunk and grew there - I love the look of it coming out of the stump. The average date of the first killing fall frost in Vilas County Wisconsin is in the second week of September. These photos were taken October 3, 2008, and on the next page you will see it's fate on October 4. Journaling says: This one little flower found life in the tree stump only to be...
I used the September Monthly Sketch Challenge 30-day Sketch-a-thon Day 19 sketch.
I lightly stamped a graph pattern on the Kraft bg in a few places to go with the Origins.