Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Three Small Journals

Dear Friends
I am a very fortunate artist being able
to draw on a large amount of
mixed media supplies in the form of textiles,
vintage laces and fabrics as well as
handmade paper and
wonderful vintage images!

So from these I have just completed a set of three small journals
incorporating all of these with

lovely
sentiments of music!

 

 The books have been compiled with several pages
of hand made paper waiting for you
to write your thoughts from the heart, 
lines you wish to remember or
to store your secrets 
between yourself or your God!


 

 These images convey a sampling of the
pages in the book with vintage women,

 

stamping and stenciling

 embroidered patches of antique silk fabrics,
printed cottons and tapestry fabrics


layered on top of each other
with pockets sitting opposite for tags.
 
 



 



 



 

 Images have been embellished with
pieces of old lace, dyed cheesecloth, eco-paper and buttons.


 Oh and then there are these pieces of
silk organza roses - just perfectly blending
into the pages.








 

These little books which measure about 7 inches x 5 inches
are now available in my Etsy shop
and
at the time of posting this there are still 2 available.

Many thanks for looking today and hope you are all
having a very fruitful week!
xox Suzy  

6 comments:

  1. They really are beautiful works of art! I love them all...thanks for sharing photos of some of the pages! It's something I've always wanted to learn to make! Enjoy your day!

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  2. Stunning. Beautiful. Elegant. And all those other feel-good words. Excellence once again.

    xo
    SuZeQ

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  3. Good morning Suzie, your blog from yesterday was like a breath of fresh air this morning. It is always a joy to visit your blog and see your latest and loveliest creations. Thank you for sharing once again. Hugs, Helen White

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  4. Oh my goodness, oh my word they are so lovely Suzy!!! Amazing authentic vintage beauties! So many mixed elements; gorgeous and beautifully compiled~
    TFS Hugs to you, karen o

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  5. Dear friend, so much beauty awaiting me here, and these are just stunning,- all the amazing fabrics ,the beauty of images and words, the layers and colors , I even like black when used by you !!
    Big hugs and love from Dorthe xoxoxo

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  6. Gorgeous, Suzy. I love your combination of laces and fabric scraps, plant stamps and stitching. Just beautiful! Hugs from Jesse

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Thank you so very much for stopping here to say hello and to see what I have been creating. I really treasure each and everyone of you for your comments. It is so appreciated....Suzy

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