My first dilemna involved the background paper for this. The line has amazingly beautiful small patterns that are easy to use as background. Yet, I couldn't settle on one. I wanted the music paper and the index card to stand out! So after trying this and that, I settled on white cardstock.
Next, I had a 5 X 3" photo on the layout. I had the exact design as this one, but it didn't feel right. So I went smaller with the photograph. It just seemed better!
So this was one where I sat on it. Worked a bit and put it aside. Looked from afar. Tried different options. Some take time to brew. Here is what the layout looks like, finally...
I used the January kit from My Scrapbook Nook to make this! We are hosting a 5 week long crop...awesome challenges, do-able time table and cool prizes. You should play along!
Maybe that will stop you from pushing paper around!