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« on: October 29, 2006 03:20:03 PM »

I made this journal for a girlfriend of mine.  I wanted to try the black and white transfer techinique with packing tape for the front.  The initial card is from a deck I picked up out and about...who knows where.  It was an alphabet deck set of cards.

The butterfly on the twine is actually a VERY small journal itself.
Those were interesting to make.  And the feather I picked up one day while out at the barn visiting my horses. 

She really like the journal and I had fun making it for her.

« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2006 04:33:57 PM »

How is your journal bound?

It is very pretty.
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2006 09:23:48 AM »

Two holes is all.  I used plain jute rope, cut it to give a tight closure and then tied a knot.  I then used the same rope and wrapped it around the knot so it would not be as obvious. Just cut a piece of it and attached the trinkets to it as well.

Thank you for the compliment.
« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2006 01:48:50 AM »

That is pretty. You made the whole journal?

« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2006 06:03:14 PM »

awesome job, i especially like the mini-journal on the front, did you make it too?
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