This is the final result from my workshop made from dear Nellie`s
wonderful DVD where she shows and covers every aspect about making a book,
filled with whatever you choose yourself.
I wanted to incoorporate nature from my surroundings, together with old
lovely laces and embroideries. I also added smal pieces fitting this ,which was send to me from friends
in blogland- !!
Here you can see the spine made from laces ,a piece of bark,and old embroidered white fabrics.
Opened up to see the whole cover!
A stone heart I found on the beach ,paired with a lovely blue
pearl bough my dear friend LIZ send me thank`s dear friend---The 3 sisters
kind of reminds me of my two sisters and me, approximately the same age!
long time ago!
Bird copied on tissue paper,with a driftwood piece..
Beautiful stamped feathers and butterfly gifted me from my dear BETTINA
Thankyou kære ven!
A beautiful leafe found together with my dear daughter some years ago- the bird also a gift from Bettina,
---a teabag- and so much more!
Here a spread with a pressed Orchid flower behind mica flake,a piece
of rusted metal from the beach, a bird and driftwood on the other page!
Photo I painted on,- and decked with a piece of embossed plastic!
The inside cover of the front page.
Wonderful findings from the beach-
And sweet gifts from dear TERRI :----feathers,button,shell and little tags, bow
and tulle,too--fitting perfectly to this project, thankyou dear Terri!
Here the bound and finished book standing on my outdoor table,I
so love all the wonderful laces and fabrics you can see spilling out!
And last the back cover also with a bit of tulle sewed to this
amazing spine, learned from NELLIE
I`m so happy having made this book, after Nellie`s workshop dvd- Thankyou my
dear friend, you are a wonderful teacher and a stunning artist!
Now for the next 4 dayes, I will spend my time with my grandkids, so there will not be
much time for blogging- therefore I wish you all a happy weekend-
and send you many smiles and hugs.