Friday, September 13, 2013

Off the Page with Wendy!

Hi everyone! Wendy here and today I'm sharing a decorated composition notebook.
I'm not sure about your kids, but  my kids are required to bring in a few composition notebooks each year. When they bring their stuff home at the end of the year, I'm always disappointed to see that they only used a few sheets of paper.
It seems like a waste to just throw the books away so I decided to cut the few used sheets of paper out and use the book for a design notebook. 

I cut sheets of Cracklin' Rose to size, stamped them, machine stitched them for detail and glued them down. I added a swirl of embossing paste and dusted it with copper glitter while it was still wet.

Supplies Used:
Cracklin' Rose
Powder Puff Chalk Inks
Stampendous stamps
Colored Pencils

Thanks so much for stopping on over today!
~ Wendy
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Karen M. G. said...

Great repurpose!
That would also make a cute teacher gift.
The little bird is adorable.

Marcia Dehn-Nix said...

Awesome journal!!! Love the stamps you used to embellish.

Barb Craft said...

This is a great idea!!! I need to do this with a few notebooks we have laying around from last year!! Thanks for the inspiration!

barb :)

Donna said...

lLove the layered tag look on this!