Made within the body of a hard back book my "Altered Journals" become beautiful objects within themselves.
The beauty of the altered Journal is that each one always turns out completely unique.
The process of creating an altered journal is very therapeutic. One you have created your pages and decorated the front of your journal, you have a perfect back drop to house your own memories,events,drawings,notes or recipe collection...
I have designed and put together this kit so you to and create your own Altered Journal or memory book
My kit includes a selection of specially designed and hand printed paper and cards to help you create your own book in my style and it also includes a vintage hard back book that I have found for you
Each pack comes with an A5 size instruction leaflet featuring 8 full color images with text to guide you on each step of the process
EACH KIT INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:
A vintage hard back book found for you by me
A length of vintage silk woven ribbon for your sash
A packet of assorted fabric scraps for making bows, tabs or for covering buttons
A large A1 size sheet of my Collaged style paper which I personally use for collage,layering,making envelopes and incorporating in covering your final pages
A skein of my favorite red embroidery thread, for your own stitching this is great for stitching words or for making bows along with the fabric scraps that are included
A pack of assorted button for securing your sash or for decoration
A Pack of paper scraps which includes the following:
x2 hand printed envelopes
x2 collage style A5 cards designed especially for collage and layering
x1 printed book mark
x1 printed book plate reading "This book belongs to"
x2 little white swing tags
x1 hand printed Journal front
x1 hand printed memory book front
a1 french text a6 postcard for collage
x 2 rough brown card blanks for creating blank pages
x 1 hand cut paper machet heart
The Altered journal is perfect as an ongoing home craft project. It is perfect as a gift either as the kit itself or once made up as a complete journal...My Journals are perfect for memorable event such as wedding births and birthdays
Once complete its very fun filling them with memorable events for the future years ahead
I hope you enjoy making your own Journal as much as I do...