Monday, 25 June 2012

Baseball Nut....

Now it's time for my
Baseball Nut
piece for
Kristin's
Week THREE
'The Summer of Color 2'
I decided to do something a little bit different this week...
and out came the fabric, lace and buttons!
...and I made my first fabric book cover...
Thank you again Kristin for the lovely inspiration
....and Thank you to all the lovely people visiting me and for your encouraging comments!
-oOo-
Looking forward to next weeks ice-cream inspiration...which is.....
Strawberry Lemonade Punch
Thanks for peeking!
Jan x

40 comments:

  1. Oh what a stunning piece of work - I just LOVE all your embellishments, especially the key, tag and buttons - it really is beautiful.

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  2. ...loVing your interpretation Jan, beautiful textiles, all the pretty laces with natural hues, the pretty buttons, super image too she looks great in raspberry...loVe your makings...Mel :)

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  3. JAN...THIS IS STUNNING...WHAT BOOK DID YOU PUT IT ON?..THAT IS WHAT YOU MEAN ISN'T IT?,,,XXX

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    1. I've covered one of my finished arty journals with it..it covered up all the sploshings of paint and glue on the original cover nicely!! x

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  4. That's gorgeous sweetie - can't wait to see what you do with next weeks challenge

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  5. All the lace is adorable Jan, such a beautiful creation. BJ

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  6. So feminine and pretty!! What a great detailed piece of work!! Wonderful book cover!!

    Hugs Giggles

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  7. What an incredibly beautiful piece! I love all the different textures that are on this cover. It must be delightful to both look at and touch.

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  8. this is so pretty - I love the addition of the little tiny keys!

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  9. That's so clever. :) I love the heart shape around her face. :)

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  10. Totally awesome ...Love all the laces and the button and the little key...lovely!

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  11. This is totally gorgeous, wonderful idea! Valerie

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  12. Wonderfully creative fabric art work ~ ~ thanks, ^_^ (A Creative Harbor)

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  13. Oh my gosh. I am in LOVE!! What an amazing and gorgeous entry. The epitomy of these colors.

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  14. Gorgeous shabby chic creation!. Love all the frillies and pink hues that you used. Makes me smile.

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  15. Loving your beautiful book cover, its fabulous. Happy SOC, Annette x

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  16. Oh so beautiful, so many sweet details, I love it , :-)
    Hugs,Dorthe

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  17. love your 'baseball nut' creation!

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  18. Jan you always do 'fabric, buttons and bits' so beautifully.

    LOVE LOVE LOVE

    Karenx

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  19. Love how you used this week's colors--just lovely!

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  20. very cute, love lace and stitching. you depicted the baseball nut colours perfectly!

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  21. Wonderful book cover! This is your first? Wow! I'd never have guessed it was your first!

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  22. I love it Jan. So very you and shabby.
    Les♥

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  23. You got me smiling.. I just love this piece. All that yummy lace. I have to say you nailed this challenge my friend..

    Hugs~

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  24. She is DARLING! Absolutely beautiful book cover, perfect for Baseball Nut colours.

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  25. Your fabric book cover is divine Jan... love your girl and all the vintage loveliness and embellishments... a beautiful way to incorporate the Baseball Nut colors...

    Hugs
    Jenny x

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  26. All your art has taken My breath away! Gorgeous SOC piece and the bottles are heavenly.I will now have to follow you,I can learn so much from you.What fun!-Denise

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  27. This is simply lovely. Good work.

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  28. such a lovely vintage feel and so full of textures... really wonderful...xx

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  29. Oh my gosh, this is so beautiful! I don't even know where to begin to say the things I love about it, there are so many wonderful details...

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  30. Oh, this is just super sweet! I fell in love with it! :)

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  31. Wow - your cover is quite, quite wonderful!

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  32. I love your details, they make all the difference!!!
    Your tags are really special!!

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  33. Love how this came out- it's a wonderfully charming piece. Very cool!

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  34. This bookcover is really unique...wonderful!!! Love the key ;)

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  35. WOW! Beautiful creation too! I love also how you are displaying your creations and the colors of the actual ice cream for comparison....you really got this right on the money!

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Thank you for dropping by...I appreciate all your lovely comments :)