venerdì 18 aprile 2014

Rule Britannia-Altered book cover

E' dedicato alla Gran Bretagna, il tema di questa settimana su CraftBarn! Doveva essere una clutch, ma ho sbagliato libro, troppo fino!!
We're celebrating Great Britain and the Union Jack at CraftBarn this week. I was meant to make a clutch, but I started with the wrong bookcover, the spine was to thin...:-(
Anyway, I started from this:
And now:
I love how you can easily wax the arms with Photoshop!!No pain :-)
Facile farsi la ceretta alle braccia con Photoshop!
Here the PDF instructions.
Qui il PDF da scaricare

Tando Creative Mask: Diamond Circles
Crafty Individuals Stamps: CI-334 Keep Calm and Carry On
Distress Inkpads: Salty Ocean, Barn Door
Cosmic Shimmer Vintage Misters: Raspberry, Astral Mystery
I participate on Tando Creative Challenges - Recycle.
and on Inspiration Journal Blog-A Few of My Favorite Things: spraying, stamping and upcycling!

25 commenti:

Luciana ha detto...

Gio non conoscevo questa tecnica, è fantastica. Bellissimi i colori. Un'altra chicca da aggiungere ai tuoi fantastici lavori!!!
Mi è arrivata la tua favolosaaaaaa casetta accompagnata da un'altra fantastica card!
Un bacio

Anonimo ha detto...


Immi ha detto...

Nice job!

Margik ha detto...

Una creación magnifica, Gio. Con las tapas de un libro has hecho un diseño impresionante. Eres muy creativa y siempre haces cosas diferentes. Ah! Adoro la lengua italiana, y escrita es facilmente comprensible.

Unknown ha detto...

Ciao Gio, questo lavoro é originale e fantastico!!! perche non ho quest' idee...? Bellissimo.
Un bacio

barbarayaya62 ha detto...

Vorrei avere nelle mani questo lavoro! Mi piace troppissimo! Buona PAsqua!!!! Barbarayayaa

Daniela ha detto...

Naaaaaaaaaa!!! Mi stupisci sempre, niente da dire! Auguri di Buona Pasqua, Gio! Daniela

Giorgia Rossini ha detto...

wow, bellissima!

Unknown ha detto...

a me piace tantissimo!

maj. ha detto...

Your project is brilliant, Gio!!!

Dawn ha detto...

Ooh this is amazing Gio, what a stunning make my lovely. Ingenious or what!!!!!!
Thank-you soooooooooooo much for my suprise package too, many squeals of delight rang out from my kitchen and I had to hide the cats quick hee hee, Millie would have nabbed them for sure.
Huge hugs lovely lady x x x x

butterfly ha detto...

That's so, so clever - and looks fabulous too, of course! Hope you're enjoying a lovely sunny Easter weekend with friends and family.
Alison x

Anonimo ha detto...

I LOVE this creative use of a book cover.
I love handbags so this is something that appeals to me.
Well done you for creating to this theme - I would struggle to create to the theme of Great Britain.
You are such an amazing altered artist.

Candy C ha detto...

Gorgeous book cover Gio! I absolutely love your design and the colors you used! I just returned late last night from a week long cruise. Thus the delay in thanking you for the nice comment you left ony blog. Hugs, Candy

Sam & Poppy ha detto...

Oh my Gio, this is stunning!!
Happy Easter to you :)
Big hugs from Poppy and me xxx

Alison ha detto...

This is so fabulous & inspiring Gio!
Happy Easter,
Alison xx

Dianne ha detto...

Oh Miss Gio you are the Recycle Queen, you back is SUPERB.. I love anything English so this is right up my alley, I made a purse from a book years ago, yours is the BOMB, I love the photo with you holding it, thanks for sharing and the inspiration, I want to make another one now :). Have a wonderful Easter weekend, ((( BIG HUGS ))) my friend..

Analia Cristina ha detto...

Ciao cara,stupendo lavoro,di fatiga e pasienza,mai qualcosina di facile per noi di sotto?(di sotto il tuo paradiso creativo!).Un bacione e Buona Pasqua!

Cocofolies ha detto...

Wow, another fabulous recycle project, yeah!!!! Really superb Gio... Thanks also for entering it at Tando's challenge, it was really a challenge for you!!! :D Bises

Brenda Brown ha detto...

Incredibly creative as always and beautifully designed, love it xx

Nefertiti ha detto...

Fabulous project Gio!!!!
Buona pasqua!

Dana Tatar ha detto...

Amazing piece Gio! I love this transformation. Thanks for the inspiration! :)

Karen ha detto...

Absolutely stunning my lovely friend!!!! HUGS xxx

Carol Plume ha detto...

what a fantastic piece and great inspiration - thank you for sharing with us at Tando creative challenges this month.

Dr Sonia S V ha detto...

This is such an awesome idea.Loved it !!
Am a big recycling fan
Dr Sonia