The bird has a song

A layout my daughter made this weekend. She did the flower the hard way by using a stencil and a hot fix tool, and of course stickles.






Since I am trying to be more organized at work, I decided to decorate a couple of notebooks to use. I really like this picture I got from a National Geographic magazine. The Bible verse I found to use with it is perfect. I used a brown color for the base paper. Before adding the pink I sewed the photo under a clear sheet that I cut from an old album cover. It’s the clear one that comes on the album to protect your album while your working on it. I printed my verse in pink ink on cardstock and then added my embelishments.
On the butterfly book after laying the base paper I inked the edges. I did a mask with some yellow distress ink. I stamped a butterfly onto vellum twice. Cut them out, attached them together with a small amount of glue in the center and folded up the top wings. These books are a good way to use up things you may have left over from other projects, and make a quick easy gift.







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Sherry Holton Nodine
"To everything there is a season, and a time for every matter or purpose under heaven"
-Ecclesiastes 3:1

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