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All pieces made in a non-smoking environment and inspected by 2 curious cats
Next we have a completely useless book (1 point)
- so I like to call it sculpture.
This is an accordion style book whose pages have been folded in various ways. The paper is butcher paper that has been painted and decorated on the front and back. Measures about 15" x 8" when closed.
and when opened one way it looks like this
but when you open it the other way it looks like this
CD Holders made from a record (.5 point)
Just like a record bowl but folded up to hold 4 or 5 Cd's in their cases. Also good for holding greeting cards.
There are 10
of these available. You must either order 2 or get another .5 point item from my shop at the time you place your claim - only whole point claims please. 1 sold 9 more to go!
here it is in action:
Jacob's Ladder (2 points)
- Classic child's toy. Made with heavy chipboard covered in Origami paper and bound using grosgrain ribbon.
Each Board is about 3" x 2" each ladder has 8 sections.3 Available
- Left multi-color, center various red origami patterns, right pretty pastels.
Cute little cigar style box (1 point)
covered in olive green book cloth with a plexi glass top. This was my first attempt at making one of these so the top is a little small and the border around the plexi is a little sloppy. But maybe it can find a home where it isn't so harshly criticized. Measures 5" x 3" and is about 2" deep.
with the top closed:
with the top opened:
Piano Hinge Binding Book (1 point)
This is the book on the left in the 2 pics below. Measures 7"x 7" and has 4 double sided pages (8 sides all together). The pages are duplex card stock blue on the outside and off-white on the inside.Sold!
Soft cover Pamphlet Book (.5 point) This is the book on the right in the 2 pics below. Very simple hand sewn pamphlet with about 16 pages is about 4" x 5". The cover is just a folded sheet of paste paper that the text block can be slipped out of. You must order another .5 point item from my shop at the time you place your claim - only whole point claims please.
Chip Board Box with tumbled pottery shard (1point)
3" x 3" x 3" hand constructed chipboard box. Joints are reinforced with black paper strips. Pottery shard has been tumbled in a rock tumber and tied and glued on to the top of the box.
starting points: 3
available points: 1
pending points: 3
Items claimed from me (sold):
kitschkween - Triptych photo (1)
DropDeadSuzie - Black Border Skeleton Prints (1)
Atsuko - skeleton Prints (2)
Nosusanfx - skeleton prints (1)
lasandri - skeleton prints (1)
sewknitter - altered photo album (1)
loves2experiment - softcover blank book (1)
Ptarmic Wumpus - Beaded Mouth (1)
Pia_77 to papertart - green accordion book (1)
misslilamae - Box with Rock (1) Accordiaon Book (1) Pamphlet Book (.5) Record CD holder(.5)
Items I have claimed (bought):
Psyche - overly aggressive comic wallet (1)
Kitschkween - Chinese food bracelet & Sugar skull earrings (2)
atsuko to papertart - Bat & Bones (2)
wwrich to papertart - monster purse (3)
gatsby girl to paper tart - fold your own boxes set of 3 (1 point)
gatsby girl to paper tart - set (10) of notecards (1 point)
sewknitter to paper tart - felting kit (2 points)