Formally known as 'Let's Get Shabby' since 2009.
Times have changed and many of us have found our styles have too.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Challenge #65 - 'Books' Reminder.....

Have you got something in mind to create?
You can use any genre....
Layouts, Project Life, Cards, Off the Page, Art, Home Decor, to name a few...
Here's the criteria:

OriBella showed how she made her little origami book HERE

and you can find all the criteria and design teams examples HERE

We'd love to see what you create!!
It's due by midnight 31st July
(Sydney Australia time)

Friday, July 17, 2015

OriBella's Step by Step.

Hello in vacation!!
Do you remember this mini book in origami?

Today I'll show you how it is done (step by step in photos).

With an A4 sheet - cut off the rectangle to make a square.

 Here we go:

Mini book is ready.
Now you can decorate the cover art

or any of your ideas
  for  Challenge #65.

And here is my decorated with book:

Warm greetings:)


Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Challenge #65

Challenge #65
is about

Anything to do with books:
 like pages, print, origami, gift wrapping, repurpose or make your own miniature book, a new book, cover a book , dress up a page inside a book or it could be about your favourite book.....
or any idea of your own, so long as it has something to do with books!

Whatever it is….make it arty!     

Here are the dt creations:
Mandy has created a double page spread in an altered vintage book  about books with a quote.
Plus also hand sketched and watercoloured three standing books.
Jan has altered a chipboard book cover with stencils, stamps, pastes, paints, inks chipboard elements, doll and faux rust techniques.

Deb has covered a paper mache book box using old book paper for the base and alphas cut from a magazine for the title.
and made some little books to go inside the box.
Izabella has created in origami mini book (4,5 cm x 5,5 cm).

You can win this lovely prize from Ludka

All you need to do is link up your project below
by midnight 31st July
(Sydney Australia time - clock is on top left hand bar)
We'd love to see your interpretation!



Challenge #64 Winner and Favourites.....

Thanks to everyone who entered our 'discoloration' challenge...
each had an amazing interpretation of the criteria!

The tally has been drawn up and was close because all the players got a mention in the sent in dt votes... so splitting hairs.....

and the winner  is....

Email your details so we can get your prize to you

Favourites are:


Thanks so much for participating and we look forward to seeing you here again!

We will be back later on to reveal the next challenge and prize :)