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Hi, Welcome to my Blog. I'm a lapsed crafter of late but still managing my diary Scrapbooking, plus cards as required. Previously I've also dabbled in ATCs, Tags, Altered Books, Art Journaling, Décopatch, Knitting, Crochet, and Embroidery amongst other things. I live in Surrey, UK with my husband and son. For exercise I usually play Badminton and go Ballroom and Latin Dancing, not really got back to the latter since the pandemic. I like walking which I couple with Geocaching and sometimes Bouncing on my Rebounder (mini trampoline). I am a Christian.

Thursday, 28 February 2013

An A to Z of Me - Sum Up

Here's the cover of my "A to Z of Me" album, I did it near the beginning of this adventure and just added to the pretty patterned paper which was already on the album when I received it as a gift.

The album is spiral bound so I couldn't resist a few ribbons to coordinate. The back cover is just the same unaltered patterned paper.

Here are some ariel photos of the whole album. It has plain front and back covers plus 4 pages. Each page is made up of a envelope folded in a "Z" shape with pockets in either the end or a fold, all covered in patterned papers. The black card is used to create a binding on each page. A friend made the album so I don't have any instructions. The tags were all made out of plain white card.

I love my A to Z album.

Thanks again Bernice.


Unknown said...

Beautiful. I love it. I think I've found a uTube video with instructions for z fold envelope journal so plan to make my own. I am so glad to have "met" you here. I so hope we can continue to "talk" and I plan on "visiting" you often.

Dawn said...

Wow BJ, your book looks amazing. So good to see the book as a whole in your photos, defo one to treasure my lovely. Brilliant work as always.
Huge hugs x

Unknown said...

Well done on finishing, it looks lovely.

Karen said...

Oh this looks just lovely BJ. Will you bring it in June for me to have a nose???? I love the way the book has been made up, its really different xxx

Unknown said...

I just started my A to Z what a great idea I like your colorful collection

Suzy-Q21 Crafter said...

Wow I love your mini I might have to take the plunge and do one!Very nice