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Topic: Record of Personal Brilliance & Personal Reflections! Spiral Bound Journals  (Read 1295 times)
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Scatter Kincaid
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« on: November 11, 2007 02:21:02 PM »

Here's some pictures of my latest journals! 

I designed the pages using a bunch of different computer programs (Paint, Word, Photoshop and my trusting old scanner).

I laminated the covers myself, but the binding was done at the copy shop.  I would love to get a machine of my own, but they're a little out of my price range for the moment.  If anyone has advice on where to find a reasonably price machine I'd love to know!

So, the backdrop on the covers is vintage wallpaper with illustrations are from vintage ads.  The fonts were added using Photoshop.   ***To the best of my knowledge the images used on the covers are either allowed to be used and/or are in public domain.  Please let me know if you have proof to the contrary:)***


You can click on the link below the photo for a larger shot.

Record of Personal Brilliance cover:


http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2015/1929211214_4140056dc5_o.jpg

Personal Reflections cover:


http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2118/1929209898_6fd5841ec7_o.jpg

Inside Detail:


http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2071/1928368215_54148545be_o.jpg

Let me know what you think!

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« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2007 02:33:35 PM »

Too cute!!!!! I love journals, I've kept one constantly since about 6th grade, and everyone is always laughing at me for pulling one out no matter where I am.  These look so professional!
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« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2007 03:36:09 PM »

your journals and day planners are rad. I wish I would actually use a day planner.
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« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2007 03:58:17 PM »

your journals and day planners are rad. I wish I would actually use a day planner.

Haha!  I know what you mean.  I start with the best intentions, but then I forget to add things or forget to check for important stuff.

Too cute!!!!! I love journals, I've kept one constantly since about 6th grade, and everyone is always laughing at me for pulling one out no matter where I am.  These look so professional!

Thanks so much!  I think I'll be giving some of these away as Christmas gifts this year.
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« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2007 07:42:01 PM »

Those are too cute!  I love the covers and especially the titles. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: November 14, 2007 05:40:28 AM »

waaaw the covers look fab!
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« Reply #6 on: November 14, 2007 07:46:50 AM »

Have you seen zutter bind it all machines? I have one, they work really well, they even cut through chipboard, records, CD's etc...

It depends how much you want to spend, mine cost me about 50, but like everything they are so much cheaper in America Sad (about 30/$60)

So you get an idea of how the result looks, my sister made this with my one http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=207219.0
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