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Hi and a warm welcome to my blog. My little place in the cyber crafting world. I'm Elaine and I'm 41 years and married to the most amazing man I could wish for. My passion is all forms of crafting and I'm extremely lucky to be on the design teams for Leonie Pujol, Toni Darroch at stamps by me limited and Eclectic Ellapu challenge blog. I also do a bit of demo work for stix2 anything and I love it. I've recently retrained after being made redundant to become a Teaching Assistant which is a very rewarding job. Well I hope you like what you see on my blog. I'm always grateful for people taking a peek and leaving messages x

Saturday, 16 May 2015

ABC primer

Hello, and hope you are all having a fantastic weekend. I'm on late shift today but tomorrow is going to be a fabulous day as myself and Maria are booked into crafty bunch for a workshop organised by the lovely sue ( owner of crafty bunch ) and taken by the fabulous Pauline Wheeler. I'm a huge fan of Pauline's and she will be appearing on your screens for create and craft from next month. It's a altered box and it looks fab. Will show pictures when I've finished it. 
Anyway today I'll share my latest DT piece for Jones crafts, using the gorgeous ABC primer by graphic 45. It's a vintage style educational tool........




It started life as a white canvas and I covered it in Rangers Black gesso, made a little box to house the full alphabet and a clip to put the sums. I covered the pencil too, added various papers and chipboard from the special edition pack. 
This has been my favourite make in a long time and I really enjoyed it. 
Well must go break is over......
Have a wonderful day and take care, hope the sun is shining where you are. 
Big hugs Elaine xx

13 comments:

  1. what a wonderful piece of art love the papers too
    Hugs Kate xx

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  2. Very pretty
    I would love to go on craft workshop.
    have a nice day
    hugs

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  3. WOW...This is Gorgeous Elaine, Love those papers.... Fabulous design... I love your craft space in the post before too...Hugs May x x

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  4. A wonderful transformation Elaine. Enjoy tomorrow. Carol x

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  5. Super cute Elaine, what wonderful papers and colors.

    Hugs diane

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  6. Super cute Elaine, what wonderful papers and colors.

    Hugs diane

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  7. Oh this is fabulous.
    luv
    Debby

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  8. Stunning sweetie, gorgeous colours, hugs Pops x

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  9. No sun here Elaine damp and miserable and boiler decided not to work - fantastic project - awesome work crafty hugs Judith xxx

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  10. Good Afternoon Elaine, thank you for your lovely comment on my blog. My Back is much better, although I am taking things easy for a little while just incase. Thank you for asking. I couldn't find your email address to email you. Marlene

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  11. Wonderfully nostalgic. LOVE it.
    hugs, Asha

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  12. What a wonderful project, love it, xxx

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