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« on: April 08, 2011 12:19:22 PM »

Here's an accordion book made with Altoid tin lids as the covers. I'm really on a bug/flower kick...
Two left over tin lids, some cold press satin finish watercolor paper, hodge podge (gotta love this stuff!) Some metal findings, the last of my old butterfly transfers and mostly G45 papers.





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« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2011 12:37:56 PM »

So beautiful ! Great work.
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« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2011 01:20:07 PM »

Truly lovely!!  How did you attach the pages to the tin lids??
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« Reply #3 on: April 08, 2011 01:23:47 PM »

Truly lovely!!  How did you attach the pages to the tin lids??

Super Tacky glue because that's what I could reach while holding something else down!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: April 08, 2011 01:29:43 PM »

That's totally gorgeous- I love the mix of color and sepia.
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« Reply #5 on: April 08, 2011 03:39:45 PM »

These are brilliant! Do they actually snap closed with the lids?
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« Reply #6 on: April 08, 2011 07:41:01 PM »

I love this! Very cool  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: April 09, 2011 08:21:23 AM »

Really exciting, I will be coveting this for months!
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« Reply #8 on: April 10, 2011 11:13:03 AM »

I love this one!
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« Reply #9 on: April 16, 2011 06:34:04 PM »

Oh, it looks great! I love it!
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