18 Jan 2018

Floral Notebook


Hello, and if this is your first time here a very warm welcome to you! I hope you will enjoy your visit, please leave me a comment as I would love to visit your blog too. I hope you have escaped all of the nasty winter bugs going around, I am so looking forward to the spring! 
Today I would like to share my Floral Notebook with you, which I created for Indigoblu. Indigoblu make amazing, unique and very high quality rubber stamps which are all manufactured right here in the UK. Their new floral stamps are just gorgeous and are a joy to colour !

This is how I created my notebook. 




I removed some pages from an old book, this one happened to be “Wind In The Willows” I tore the pages into large strips, and adhered them  to both sides of the  notebook covers using Super Thick Slap It On.



Using a Versamarker ink pad I stamped the flowers and heat embossed them with brown embossing powder.
After colouring the flowers with Indigoblu paints I fussy cut them.I added some Mulberry Bush (this is my new favourite colour) paint to the edges of the notebook.I used sticky foam pads to adhere the flowers to the cover.I also added some pressed flowers to the cover.


I tied ribbons and twine to the book rings, and then stamped the anemones on the bottom of each of the inside pages.


Please visit the Indigoblu blog to see Mike Deakin’s Project this month too

Thank you for visiting.I would like to enter this into the following challenges
Country View Challenges Anything Goes 



If you would like a chance to win these fabulous 4 Indigoblu stamps just click here to find out more

9 comments:

  1. Hi Jannet, I hope that you’re keeping well and happy and that life is treating you kind. Your little notebook is so beautiful and it’s just perfect for spring, I love it! I really like the colours that you’ve used and it reminds me of ‘The Diary of an Edwardian lady.’ Sandra x

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  2. Such a lovely notebook. Those embossed blooms look beautiful.

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  3. A lovely notebook cover and pretty stamps.
    Thank you for joining in with our January challenge "Anything Mixed Media Goes" at Creative Artiste Mixed Media Happy New Year and good luck x

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  4. Jannet, your mix of pressed flowers and stamped flowers is really beautiful!!, I love that you have stamped the flowers on the inside pages. Would make a beautiful present, I know I would be so chuffed if I received this. So lovely to see your gorgeous work again at the artistic stamper challenge. X

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  5. This notebook is just beautiful! xxx

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  6. Lovely notebook. Thank you for playing along with the Craft Stamper challenge xx

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  7. I just love those flower stamps! They are truly beautiful. This is an amazing project, most inspiring. Hugs, Autumn

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  8. Beautiful Jannet - really gorgeous use of those fabulous flowers. Thanks for joining us at Countryview Challenges and good luck in the draw! Hugs rachel x

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  9. I saw your beautiful bauble over at Country View Crafts Jannet and had to come take a closer look at your projects, so happy I did as I am now following! You make really beautiful things huni xx

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