The Blue Book

Inside front cover – recycled face wipes, paint, stamped, decorative machine stitches, shisha mirror with embroidery stud.

Page 1 [007]
Navy background fabric.Layers and machine stitching – painted paper, t-shirt transfer [own design], painted paper, lino print [own design], found image and musical notes.

Page 2 [008]
Navy background fabric. Layers and machine stitching – painted papers x 3, painted laces x 2, found image [CPS], decorated tag, feather charm.

Page 3 [009]
Navy background fabric. Layers and machine stitching – gingham fabrics x 3, inkjet prints x 2, embroidery/beads on aida fabric, printed ATC [own design], paper bag with added text, square beads, decorative machine embroidery, hand embroidery.

Page 4 [010]
Navy background fabric. Layers and machine stitching – inkjet print [own design], painted inkjet print, playing cards, plastic counters and circle, jigsaw piece.

Page 5 [011]
Navy background fabric. Layers and machine stitching – own art printed, painted and collaged, painted letter tags, embroidered/beaded aida, painted flower held on with stitched fabric.

Page 6 [012]
Navy background fabric. Layers and machine stitching – recycled envelope with artwork in window, stamped artwork decorated with blue sand and gem, textured artwork and gold machine embroidery,hand embroidery on aida on a tag, ribbon, gems.

Page 7 [013]
Navy background fabric. Layers and machine stitching – screen printed paper, layered and machine embroidery, beads and dyed lace.

Page 8 [014]
Navy background fabric. Patchwork of vintage fabrics, hand embroidery, beading, ribbon, machine stitching.

Page 9 [015]
Blue painted background fabric – waves, machine embrodery, dyed lace with ribbon weaved through it, t-shirt transfer- the original was a transfer printed fabric, sea themed, duck and shell charms, bead, and pebble beads.

Page 10 [016]
Blue painted background fabric – waves, t- shirt transfer, painted found papers, ribbon, gems, machine stitching.

Page 11 [017]
Blue painted background fabric – waves, layered, stitched and slashed fabrics, beads, metal charms.

Page 12 [018]
Blue painted background fabric – waves, picture card from Ikea, printed artwork/painted, plastic letters, found bird image, tag – punched painted/stamped papers, beads on metal thread.

Page 13 [019] Striped vintage background fabric, paper artwork, paper and acetate artwork, a piece of found sheer bag, bead and sequin & stitched flowers, torn paper bird, machine stitching.

Page 14 [020]
Stamped blue background fabric, layered stamped fabrics, buttons and beads, art button and pebbles, star fish charm, electrical wire, earring under plastic, plastic mesh, hand embroidery, machine stitching.

Page 15 [021]
Stamped blue background fabric, layered vintage fabrics, digitally printed fabric with stitched outlines, apple button, ribbon, sheer bag containing 5 ATC’s [removable].

Page 15 [021a] bag contents – 5 ATC’s – 1 x original watercolour/pen art, 2 x original textured art/paint and decorative machine stitching, 2 x inkjet prints.

Page 16 [023]
Striped vintage background fabric, sheer paper, painted textured wallpaper with stitched squares of other wallpapers, dyed lace, beads and sequins, hand embroidery, bead necklace.

Page 17 [024]
Plain background fabric, painted artwork, foil image with deer was originally part of a bought picture, decorative machine stitching, bird charm.

Page 18 & 19 [027]
Plain background fabric, furry teddy bear applique with check bow and bead eyes.

her earrings were dropping to the side because the book is fat so here is another photo

Page 20 [028,029]
Plain background fabric, found image [advert on tracing like paper] with artwork stitched underneath, woman made from paper, appliqued, skirt is a recycled painted/stamped wipe, earrings were part of some jewellery.

Page 21 [030]
Painted background fabric, glued foils, metallic machine stitching, dyed flower held on with stitched layered fabrics, fancy button.

Page 22 [031]
Striped vintage background fabric, patchwork of vintage fabrics and painted/stamped papers, dyed lace, hand embroidery, machine stitching.

Page 23 [032]
Striped vintage background fabric, layered fabrics and painted papers, handmade art buttons, star sequins, star tag. Stars and stripes theme.

Page 24 [033]
Painted background fabric, glued foils, metallic machine stitching, dyed lace and hand stitching, handmade art buttons, brooch, safety pins with beads.

Page 25 [034]
Turquoise ribbed background fabric, spotted ribbons, spotted fabric, painted spotted fabric and paper, disc of textured artwork and stitching [both hand & machine], brads, plastic disc hand stitched in place, sequin with sand, card spot on button.

Page 26 [035]
Turquoise background fabric, layered paper artwork, freehand machine embroidery, beads and sequins, decorated star tag.

Page 27 [036]
Turquoise background fabric, layered paper artwork, screen printed paper, decorative machine embroidery, printed artwork/painted, earring.

Page 28 [037]
Turquoise ribbed background fabric, woven papers – 4 recycled envelopes & 2 artwork, printed tag, buttons, apple button, blue charms, decorative machine embroidery.

Back inside cover [038]
Layered recycled face wipes, painted and stamped. Shisha mirror embroidered stud.

Book for sale £50 + £4 P&P [UK], £9 P&P [everywhere else]. Paypal only.

If you wish to purchase the book leave a comment and I will get back to you.

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7 thoughts on “The Blue Book

  1. Pingback: Shy | Illustration Friday

  2. I don’t just like this – I LOVE it! It’s stunning … and I love the way you’ve layered both paper and fabric and used stitch as an extra textural element. Journals are a wonderful art form! =D

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