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Little Boy In A Big Picture

Little Boy In A Big Picture

The time for Little Man to leave nursery and start ‘big school’ is drawing nearer and nearer. This Thursday will see him leave the nursery gates for the last time and kiss goodbye to the place he first learned about independence. He was such a shy little soul when he first went there. Three years old and really not wanting to leave Mummy behind. Nineteen months later and he has grown into something quite unbelievable. A picture of happiness at nursery. Someone I am very proud of.

Just a few weeks ago, Little Man had his first ever official nursery photographs taken. He missed out last year because we were on holiday, but this year I was over the moon when we got to get some photos to mark his time at such a lovely nursery.

I was so pleased with the results that as with any professional photographs, I couldn’t choose just one. I ended up buying the package that gave me all three. I mean how can you possibly choose one picture when they are all so beautiful?!

I was so chuffed with them when they arrived and even more pleased when I was contacted by Hello Canvas asking me if I would like to work with them. What perfect timing.

Hello Canvas is an online store and are the largest producer of can­vas prints in the United Kingdom and throughout Europe!

The name is quite deceiving because they don’t only produce prints on canvas but also on metal, wood, phone cases and in frames. And this is where the Little Boy In A Big Picture comes in.

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I had this beautiful image of my Little Man blown up to 60 x 80 cm and placed in a classic black frame. I am over the absolute moon with the results.

We have so many pictures of the little one in our living room, this one is going to hang on the wall in our stairwell. We have the perfect space for it. I am sure he will love seeing it every day when he walks down stairs in ten years time!

The ordering process was super easy with Hello Canvas and the delivery time was very impressive. It took less than a week for this beauty to arrive. I couldn’t recommend them enough.

Now I just need to persuade the husband to somehow get it on the wall. Above the stairs! Where there is a will there’s a way!

Little Boy In A Big Picture

How do you have your child’s school or nursery pictures printed? Would you consider them on metal or wood? Let me know in the comments.

 

*I was provided with this framed print in return for an honest review. All thoughts and words are my own.

 

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44 Comments

    • Jaki
      28th August 2017 / 8:34 pm

      Thank you! Me too – we have lots of them already 🙂

  1. 29th August 2017 / 7:47 am

    What a gorgeous, happy photo! I’m a sucker for photo packages too – they’re just so cute. Every year I say, “I’m just going to get 1 photo this time” and every time I crumble! Hahaha. #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:13 pm

      They’re not silly, are they?! They see us coming!! 🙂

  2. 29th August 2017 / 7:54 am

    Such a great idea to have this enlarged, the pic looks really beautiful! #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:12 pm

      Thank you. I’m very pleased with it!

  3. diynige
    29th August 2017 / 9:09 am

    Oh what a fab picture he looks so cute I prefer wood frames great review thanks for hosting #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:10 pm

      They do all colours too! He’s a little heartbreaker that’s for sure – thanks Nige 🙂

  4. 29th August 2017 / 11:30 am

    What a cutie! Time just flies by so quickly, he looks so happy and ready for his next adventure though! #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:07 pm

      It does – I’m finding this week quite emotional. Goodness knows what I’ll be like next week!

  5. 29th August 2017 / 11:41 am

    Oooh. I’d never heard of hello canvas. Must check them out.

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:07 pm

      I was impressed – delivery was super quick!

  6. 29th August 2017 / 1:07 pm

    Oh wow, what a fabulous picture and something that will always be treasured. Love it! xxx #twinklytuesdays

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:06 pm

      It certainly will, thank you!

  7. 29th August 2017 / 1:13 pm

    What a beautiful print! I love having pics of my kids around the house. But, as they’re teens now, they’re not so excited about it, lol

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:04 pm

      Ah my day will come!! 🙂

  8. 29th August 2017 / 4:43 pm

    This is a great idea. I have several pictures that I would like to do this with

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:04 pm

      You should go for it!

  9. 29th August 2017 / 5:37 pm

    What a lovely little boy, and the frame looks great! I take hundreds of pictures of my kids but never quite manage to hang any on the walls,mostly because of the hassle of ordering prints and finding the right frame for them. Now I know what to do next time. Thanks! x
    #TriumphantTales

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:04 pm

      My pleasure. This came at just the right time. I’m so pleased with it.

  10. 29th August 2017 / 7:28 pm

    This reminds me I have one f these to review and blog about and have been putting it off for sometime- this is so adorbs- it motivates me to get moving on mine,

    ##dreamteam

    • Jaki
      29th August 2017 / 9:01 pm

      Can’t wait to see yours! They are lovely aren’t they?

  11. 29th August 2017 / 10:03 pm

    Ah that’s such a lovely photo! We recently got sent a beautiful personalised wooden frame and it was so lovely I had to order another! #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      30th August 2017 / 10:39 am

      We are suckers aren’t we?! 🙂

  12. 29th August 2017 / 10:22 pm

    A lovely photo that deserved to be printed large #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      30th August 2017 / 10:37 am

      Thank you, I do love it!

  13. 29th August 2017 / 10:45 pm

    What a beautiful photo of your little one! I didn’t know that Hello Canvas printed onto other things too. I love the idea of getting something printed on wood or metal, I’ll check them out. Thank you! #TriumphantTales

    • Jaki
      30th August 2017 / 10:35 am

      I know, it’s such a lovely idea!

  14. 30th August 2017 / 5:26 pm

    #triumphanttales we can sob on twitter together next week. I’ve never bought a nursery photo as they’ve never been amazing BUT I was thrilled with his class photo. It’s gorgeous – also hoping the new big boy school photo will be an amazing Christmas present for everyone we know lol

    • Jaki
      30th August 2017 / 9:27 pm

      I have the day off so I can sob whenever I feel the need! I’ll meet you there. With cake! 🤣

  15. Musings of a tired mummy...zzz...
    30th August 2017 / 10:25 pm

    Gorgeous photo, I will check out the company as we have NO photos of Zach up in out house 🙁 I’m interested in the metal or wood version… #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      31st August 2017 / 10:21 am

      Me too! I may go down this route for the first school photo! 🙂

  16. 30th August 2017 / 10:44 pm

    Lovely picture – our daughter is starting school next week – can’t believe it :-O

    • Jaki
      31st August 2017 / 10:19 am

      I feel your pain. Last day at nursery for us today. All the feels!!

  17. 31st August 2017 / 10:50 pm

    all the kids school photos are in a box in a wardrobe, it’s only been in recent years that i’ve dug out random photos and displayed them. I’m not a big fan of formal photos and much prefer random shots #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      1st September 2017 / 12:30 am

      This picture is so much less formal than any school photo I’ve seen before! I love how he’s captured him naturally.

  18. 1st September 2017 / 8:23 am

    What a gorgeous photo of him. I don’t blame you wanting to get lots! The frame is perfect too. I would consider prints on metal and wood but perhaps need to see examples first x
    #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      3rd September 2017 / 9:08 pm

      Thank you!

  19. randommusings29
    2nd September 2017 / 1:29 am

    This is fab – a gorgeous shot, so natural looking. It looks great on the canvas
    Thanks for linking up to #AnythingGoes 🙂
    Debbie

    • Jaki
      3rd September 2017 / 9:08 pm

      Thanks I love it, we’ve even got it on the wall now!

  20. 4th September 2017 / 7:51 am

    Awwww it’s so lovely. Mine will be leaving pre-school after this year… sob. #triumphanttales

    • Jaki
      4th September 2017 / 9:37 pm

      It’s so hard isn’t it?!

  21. 4th September 2017 / 10:50 am

    Oh what a gorgeous photo! We bought a few of the ones from Zach’s final shoot – as they let Oscar take part too! Photos are such an important thing. We recently went for a photoshoot and yesterday spent a shocking amount of money on some of them!! Thanks for linking up with #TwinklyTuesday

    • Jaki
      4th September 2017 / 9:37 pm

      They know how to suck us in don’t they?! Thank you 🙂

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