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Ngaere Bennetts
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Gothic Book Box and Book
This project began as a plain paper mache book box.  The theme for the Imagine If stand at SENZ this year was books.  Jo sent out a box and we agreed that my theme would be "Gothic".  This project had me stupmped for quite a while but in the end I came up w...
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Dreamcatcher
Here is a project that I designed for a class I am teaching at SENZ this year.  The dreamcatcher is primarily made of chipboard and metal embellishments from Imagine If NZ  
Dreamcatcher
Dreamcatcher
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More Dyeing
Had some fun this morning eco dyeing using autumn leaves and iron mordant and also tried my hand at rusting paper.  Love the results. 
More Dyeing
More Dyeing
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Dyed Paper
I have made a small coptic bound bound using some of the paper that I had dyed previously. I covered the book with some of my eco dyed paper.   I have also been dyeing more paper using my doilies and shelf liners to create patterns on the paper. Then with t...
Dyed Paper
Dyed Paper
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Mega Trading Cards Swap
Here are the altered cards I made for a Mega Card Swap I was part of in 2016. These are the "Fours" This is the "Seven" These are the "Nines" These are the "Tens"
Mega Trading Cards Swap
Mega Trading Cards Swap
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Puzzle Book
On the facebook page  Crafting Handmade Books with Vintage Page Designs the vApril challenge was to create a book using recycled and unusual items.  I had some childrens puzzles that were missing pieces but because I felt I might have a use for them I had n...
Puzzle Book
Puzzle Book
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Christmas Journal
Sometime ago I made some large Christmas tags using chipboard from Imagine If NZ . I could not decide what to do with the tags so I decided to make journals using the tags on the covers. Here is the first one. I used book board to make the covers and covere...
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Christmas Journal
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Recycled Books
After making some of my bigger journals I am always left with offcuts of paper.  So to use the offcuts up I began making small journals.  The covers for these are made from recycled cracker boxes covered with recycled maps.
Recycled Books
Recycled Books
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