Saturday, 3 May 2014

3UP no 3 inspired by Carol

I was intrigue with carol's post, I had never heard of slide mailers let alone got any but thought I decorate a lovely little book I recently got from Parper Artsy. You can see Carol's here.

I started by giving the book two coats of Nougart and blended in Baltic blue which I called ocean in a previous post hehe (must need a holiday) as well as dolly mix and pansy.

I embossed some sentiments and rubbed treasure silver over the words. I added some script to add interest. 

I stamped, cut and mounted my centre pictures and assembled with embelishments. 

So that's the last of my PA challenge posts. It really is worth a visit to the blog there have been great art on there this week. 

Bye for now, take care 

Debs xxx



  1. Oooh Debs ingenious idea to use the book cover instead of a slide mailer. Love your colour choices and the front is lovely - nice job

    Sam xx

  2. I'm still not entirely sure what a slide mailer is, you know!? However, your book cover is gorgeous! I love the way you used the LP images. Julie Ann xxx

  3. Beautiful colour palette and embossing on your book cover, turned out gorgeous! :-) xxx

  4. Brilliant book cover! Beutiful LP images and fab colours xx

  5. Beautiful book cover, the colours you've used are gorgeous together. Sue C x

  6. A beautiful altered book Deb, love it!!! xxx

  7. Great book Debs and wonderful use of those LP images..beautiful colours too xxx

  8. Gorgeous cover!

  9. This looks fab, love the idea of putting a little treasure gold over the embossing and the colours are gorgeous.

    Emma x

  10. what a lovely cover - thank you for the kind comments regarding my post - glad you enjoyed my slide mailer.

  11. This is beautiful - I love the subtle, delicate colours, and the gilding is gorgeous. Yeah... I don't really know what a slide mailer is either!
    Alison xx


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