Sunday, June 15, 2008

Happy Father's Day!

I thought I'd continue with my husband's wish of making scrapbook pages to frame. What better day to do that than on Father's Day. Since the first framed scrapbook page I made for him was of him and the girls, I thought I should make one for him of him and his son. The other day, Christie sent me the poem and I just LOVED it and thought it was PERFECT for this page. (Thanks, Christie!) I printed it from the computer onto Wild Wasabi cardstock. I don't even think my husband's seen these pictures yet. . .I just took them on Friday. I hope he loves the page! Thanks for stopping by!

Happy Father's Day, honey! You are the best father a mother and children could hope for! We LOVE you! SUPPLIES USED: Stamps- Father Figure (Verve Visual); Paper- Wild Wasabi, Basic Black (SU), Nana's KIDS Stack (DCWV); Accessories- black embossing powder

Edited to add: The poem--
There are little eyes upon you,

And they're watching night and day.
There are little ears that quickly
Take in every word you say.
There are little hands all eager
To do anything you do;
And a little boy who's dreaming
Of the day he'll be like you.
You're the little fellow's idol

You're the wisest of the wise,
In his little mind about you
No suspicions ever rise;
He believes in you devoutly,
Holds that all you say and do,
He will say and do in your way
When he's all grown up like you.
There's a wide eyed little fellow

Who believes you're always right;
And his ears are always open,
And he watches day and night.
You are setting an example
Every day in all you do;
For the little boy who's waiting
To grow up to be like you.

15 comments:

Alexandra said...

This is totally precious Charmaine! I LOVE this page, the pics are wonderful, and really capture that father son moment...if it okay with you, I would like to CASE this idea with the poem - it is fabulous for all dads!!! He will treasure this, I know it! *STAMPIN HUGS* Alex

Dottie K. said...

This is just adorable. He is going to have it cherish forever. Stunning! :)

Cindy H. said...

What a beautiful scrapbook page!! The poem is so fitting! I'm sure your DH will *love* it!!

Christi said...

This is really fantastic! I always do layouts for my boys birthdays...maybe I should start doing one for my DH for Father's Day! Awesome!!

Amanda said...

LOVE IT!!!
Now will you hang this with the other page or will this one replace it? Or do you just display them on holders like on a shelf?

Donna said...

this page (and poem) are priceless!

Diane Gilbert (djluvs2stamp on SCS) said...

Charmaine what a awesome page, I LOVE it! What a great idea to make a father's day page!

Libby Hickson said...

What sweet photos and such a nice page!

Carolyn King said...

a totally touching tribute--i am sure he will cherish this forever!

Jana Weaver said...

Oh thanks...make the pregnant woman cry why don't you! ;-) I love this page, and the poem is just beautiful!! I hope your husband enjoys it as much.
Huggs,
J.

Dawn Easton said...

Oh Charmaine, this is beautiful. What a wonderful poem that Christie shared with you.

Julie Masse said...

This is just beautiful Charmaine! I love the pictures!! how precious they are and what a treasure to have!! Just wonderful! :)

Jennifer Buck said...

What a beautiful page and lovely poem! TFS this Charmaine! I love it! :)

Sandy Knecht said...

This is a beautiful page to cherish for a lifetime.

Kathy said...

I love the page and the poem is perfect. Do you know if there is an author for the poem?

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