It was a chilly Feb evening, and I was taking the kids to Souplantation. The rare southern California clouds suddenly hit the drama, and my daughter hugged my son to warm him up.

The photo is heavily photoshopped (two masks!) and there's plenty of blending, filtering, etc everywhere. Loved it!

Materials from the ground up:

Wrinkled paper texture--freebie, I think from a texture site?
LynnG-Artfully White paper
KPeriet-Messed Up Overlay No 2
LynnG-Antiquities paper No 2
KPertiet-Worth Repeating No 5
AASPN-Spiced Jewel Elements overlay, stamps, etc
KPertiet-Border Diecuts No 2
Free Texture jpeg from a website (manhole cover)
KPertiet--Diamond Mesh
Flergs Flair Template (the epoxy buttons) freebie from another site
Mzimm-Coffee Time Kit swirl
KPertiet--Home & Garden Kit stitching element
KPertiet--Edges No 2
KPertiet--My Wonderful Adventure, staple
LynnG--Bracket Dates