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« Reply #20 on: December 31, 2010 07:03:35 AM »

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My package came in Tuesday evening. I apologize for taking so long to get it up here but my computer fried this last weekend and the spare we have is a dinosaur.

Anyways with out further ado the WONDERFUL package I got from Selkie.

The total lot: Book bag, book, decorations, tin, candy, and journal.

A close up of the bag and book, I believe it's felted but honestly I wouldn't really know to be able to say:

My favorite episode is the witch in the wardrobe, so I got this beautiful tin to keep at my desk:

And finally this Amazing book which I absolutely love:
Front Cover:

Inside page:

There are several death certificates:
Anthropology pages:

FBI Badge:


The hearse song:

Between these glimpses is several designs of paper from lines to stationary. This is by far my new favorite journal.

Thank you soooo much!

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« Reply #21 on: January 01, 2011 08:54:13 AM »

I'm so relieved... I'm so paranoid about whether people will like what I made...
The bag is indeed knit & felted - it was about twice the size when I knit it...
I had so much fun with the witch in the wardrobe - that was the absolute first thing I thought of... I had to go through several versions before I came up with that one - and I 'had to buy another dictionary' from the thrift shop because I'd already cut all the skeletons out of all the others!!!
I LOVE making notebooks like that! So I'm really excited that you like it too - believe it or not - that was supposed to be the medium project!!!
It was just serendipity that the Kathy Reichs book fit into the bag - I made the strap long figuring you could tie a knot into it to shorten it to the length that's right for you!


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