It took a little longer than I had originally planned, but when you are making something for a friend to give to another friend – you want it to be pretty darn close to perfect, right? I am still new at this, but I am happy with the results. I have to say, I have… Continue reading Completed Custom Journal!
Well we had lots of cake – Spotford has been adopted – yay!! Although truth be told he was a little nervous about falling asleep. So I suggested he make himself a paper fan and just relax – it worked! He sat with his fan and sleepily curled up all ready for his new home.… Continue reading Spotford Update
My little traveler’s journal has sold – I am so very excited!! It happened yesterday as I was working on another custom ordered one (I will share with photos when its complete). I got an email from Etsy that it had been sold!! Happy Day! I can’t tell you how excited I am to send… Continue reading Journal Update
I am quite scattered, it seems, with what I am producing. I have been interested in books, little books, journals, and before that paper – paper cutting etc. Each thing I attempt seems to lead me to the next. I suppose in the long run, that’s how one finds one’s focus, the ‘thing’ that spurs… Continue reading Searching for Artistic Focus
“And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul”…Anonymous While making journals filled with little books, I was playing around with making tiny envelopes – I’m not exactly sure why…but these things happen. So I made a few, and then decided I was going to make a couple, put a… Continue reading Little Gifts
Well it was bound to happen right? I mean what with my love for paper, vintage things and making books…yup. So here’s the one I made. The first one I’ve finished actually. I am going to be listing it in my fledgling paper shop on Etsy. I have a shop for the BeSpoke Monsters too,… Continue reading Jumping on the Junk Journal Bandwagon
So I’ve spent the last few days making more paper – the first batch was completely made from junk mail and recycling. That is the more ‘white’ coloured paper. The next batch had more white and a touch of red – I love the way it turned out. This is the paper before I… Continue reading Pretty pretty paper