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Sunday, November 25, 2012

Beaded Spine Journal

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There are 5 signatures of 4 pages each, so....40 pages. I have only worked on three pages so far. The stamped image on the first page bled through to the backside...which worked out fine for me. I just went with it. 

These pages are made to look old by tea dying and baking. The cover is a cereal box covered with a scrunched up paper bag. The colored flower is cut from a soda can using theTim Holtz Tattered Florals die. The closure is a button wrapped with crunched up binding tape dyed with Distress Stain. The colored beads are are handmade (by me).


3 comments:

  1. wow better than mine never thought to put them into signatures to bead i usually bead each page prefer yours, love those beads they are stunning.

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  2. Holy COW WOW!!!! Amazing and beautiful! A real labor of love and a true work of Art!!!

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