Thursday, September 17, 2015

Altered Fall Notebook



Howdy Crafters:
 I have so been so into altering notebooks lately - this time of year notebooks are not expensive - costing as low as 17 cents each up to 50 cents each.

I altered this Composition notebook
using a Fall Theme - I have so many old and unused craft items in my craft-room - so I took advantage of that when altering this notebook.
Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed day! ~ Gail~
Recipe
Composition Book
Background Fall Harvest DCWV Cardstock - blue wood - mat
DCWV 3 acorns, word FALL and the leaf in corner are all cardstock cuts

Along the Binding
Crinkle Ribbon created by me using Snug Hug and TH Distress Inks/Water
Hemp Cord
Red Ribbon
Clock Washi Tape

Sizzix Tag - die
TH Decorative Old Christmas cardstock for tag
FALL - DCWV Wording from cardstock
Ribbon Created by me using Snug Hug and Tim H Distress inks with water
Metal Caramel Apple Brad

Memory Box - Birch Tree Die - Kraft Cardstock

Little Stackers Oval Die
Sizzix Leaf Embossing Folder
Kraft Cardstock
Football Metal Brad

Candy Corn Ribbon - 3 acorn cardstock DCWV - Memento Black ink for distressing

TH Sizzix Alterations Acorn Blueprint stamp and die [first time using this acorn die]
Scrap of Designer orange striped cardstock
Kraft Medium Brown Cardstock
Powderpuff Chalking Ink - Forest Green for stamping sentiment
Memento Black Ink for distressing around acorn top
Spectrum Noir Marker for the stem
Moose metal brad
Orange button - Twine
Powderpuff Chalking Ink - Forest Green -  Bloody Mary - Amaretto for part of acorn

I would like to share with these challenges: 
10/3 Whimsy Stamps - AG or Halloween 3 #2
10/14 Crafty Girls AG 3 - #2
9/20 Glitter N Sparkle - something with G - green ink, green ribbon, green on caramel apple brad 3 #2
9/21 Scrappy Moms - Brown and Orange UE
9/22 Pennys Paper Craft Challenge #245 Use a Bow and/or Christmas 3 #2 
9/22 WAW - AG 5 #2 
9/22 Crafting by Design - Let's Celebrate -  New Season 3 #2 
9/22 Simon Says Wednesday Die Crazy use at least one die 5 #2
9/20 Simon Says Monday - love this technique - distressing/altering notebook 3 of 5 
9/29 Scrapy Land  #26 Add an image rubber or digital UE - rubber acorn stamp  - Sizzix products
9/30 CHN Patterned Challenge UE
9/30 Sweet Stamps AG UE
9/30 Simon Says TH Exclusive Stamp UE

12 comments:

  1. Wow! What a fantastic altered project, with beautiful colors and composition, Gail! I love how you achieved such an art-full look with all those different products! Thanks for sharing your pretty project in the Scrapy Land Challenge! Hope you will join us again! hugs and blessings, de {Creative Smiles}

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  2. What a great idea! Thank you for joining us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

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  3. Beautiful Project Gail. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Penny's Paper-Crafty. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

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  4. Beautiful altered book, these make such nice gifts, my daughter and grandson just love them as well as others I share them with. Awesome!
    Hugs, Lori m
    www.littlemscraftedmind.blogspot.com

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  5. Great project and thank you for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle very good luck Judith DT x

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  6. You can tell you had fun altering this notebook, Gail - I love all the fall symbols you brought together! Thanks for joining us again at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  7. very cute and lovely notebook! thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land challenge!!

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  8. Such a wonderful altered notebook. It has so much fun elements. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

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  9. Beautiful altered notebook Gail! Thank you so much for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!!

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  10. Super fun project! Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at over at Scrappy Moms Stamps!

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  11. I love your altered notebook, love that huge acorn! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge #26!

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  12. Wonderful altered notebook! Thank you for playing along in the Word Art Wednesday Challenge! Have a blessed day!

    Charity - DT Member - Word Art Wednesday
    http://wordartwednesday.blogspot.com
    http://collectivecreativity.blogspot.com (my personal blog)

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It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~