Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Green Book - Pages 1-8

Page 1- mono-printed fabric, handmade washi tape [the berry tape], ribbon, recycled stamped wipes, recycled bird from greetings card, trianglar foam shape-painted and indented.
Page 2- Altered stamped card from Ikea,painted doiley on music, altered sprout wrapping paper  - all cut up, re-arranged and stitched.

Page 3- A picture - paint, tyvek, gold foil, distressed voile layer, lots of hand embroidery.

Page 4- painted inkjet print, art work, found paper [bottom], dyed lace, vintage button, decorative machine stitching.

Page 5- hand painted art paper, map, inkjet print [book page], appliqued fabric figure, plastic racket.
Page 6- hand painted art paper, wrapping paper, handmade stamp print, appliqued fabric figure, metal purse charm.

Page 7 -painted inkjet print, printed plastic on top. Some of the marks on this are reflections.
Page 8 -hand painted art paper, layered, hand embroidery, sparkles.

Close up of page 7.
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  1. What a fabulous book ! love all your pages and the cover with the charms ! wonderful !

    1. Thank you michelle, I'm glad you think so.

  2. Fabulous book Lin. So much work in so many different mediums. I just love page 3 using the tyvek - such wonderful results!

    1. Thanks Suzi. Page 3 could well be the oldest page in the book, it is something I did for the City & Guilds Embroidery course quite a few years back now [doesn't time fly?].


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