About Moi

I was born in June 1981, I'm a hearing impaired paper-crafter who loves all things crafty. I sew, although I'm still very much a novice at sewing. I bake and cook hopefully all kinds of delicious treats. I have a huge passion for photography and the camera {yes I'm old school I still use an actual camera} is never far from me. I also love creative writing from making up sentiments/verses for my cards and other paper-craft projects to penning some fiction. I am an avid reader and if you are very unlucky I may even throw in some book reviews on here too!

Sunday, 21 February 2016

3d

It is 3D fortnight at:One Stitch at a time and I've chosen to use a template from  Cut and Craft to make a book of gardens.

I really loved this project it gave me the opportunity to add lots of details and most of all combine my two favourite hobbies, books and craft.



I am entering the book of gardens into the following challenges;

http://artbymiranchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/
http://brownsugarchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/
http://crafting-with-friends.blogspot.co.uk/
http://jwscrapshack.blogspot.co.uk/
http://pdelinkyparty.blogspot.co.uk/
http://craftingwithanattitude.blogspot.co.uk/
http://crafty-girls-creations.blogspot.co.uk/


I have also made myself a little box of books.  I saw online an idea of a jar containing slips of paper with all the books in your "too read" pile written on.  It's supposed to aid you in decided what to read next.  I'm always all of a dither on what to read next so jumped at this idea.  However, I wanted to decorate the jar then I had the idea of just making a simple small box, decorated using distress inks and hand drawn using a quickie glue pen then heat embossed books.  I made tiny books on to write my too read books on and popped them in the box.  Typically since making this I haven't finsihed a book to chose a new one!









7 comments:

  1. Awesome project! Definitely something different, and I like that its for multiple hobbies. Thanks so much for joining us this week in our Funday Friday challenge at Jo's Scrap Shack!!! Have a great day!
    Hugs,
    Jo
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

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  2. Great idea - love this creation. TFS and joining us this week for Funday Friday challenge at Jo's Scrap Shack

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  3. A unique project! Thanks for sharing it with Brown Sugar Challenge!

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  4. Great job! Thanks for joining us at PDE Linky Party.
    DT Janis

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  5. What a super sweet project you have for us today, so well thought out and put together a fabulous Creation Beautiful in every way, we are so lucky you have entered our art by miran challenge
    so beautiful to look at good luck hugs Tracy x

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  6. I love your Garden Book it's just beautiful.And I like the idea of having a box or jar full of books that you want to read and drawing it out. Your projects are so so wonderful and inspiring.
    Hugs,
    Dt Sister
    Deborah

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  7. What a fabulous project. I have such a list of books that I want to read, I don't think I can live long enough to read them all. Maggie - DT Teamie

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