which uses a new stencil from That's Crafty! called Lana which gives you the outline of the face and features. What you do with it after that is up to you!
I went for the slightly wacky and made her hair out of some multi-coloured wool that I had:
Lana also has a partner stencil called Max - I'll have to try him out next!
I cut up one of the long panels to make a 3 part wall hanging:
Again I'm using all That's Crafty! materials - if you haven't tried out their surfaces yet you should go and have a look as they've got really imaginative things to work on: tags, triptych, shrines, shadow boxes etc etc to name but a few.
This is my first attempt at a Fauxdori journal - in fact I'd never heard of them before! - but I'm seriously hooked. It's like a never ending journal with removable inserts.
This one I made for a class at The Craft Barn:
The whole thing closes very neatly with the elastic loop. Here's the whole cover, front and back:
This is actually worked on calico, stretched over thick acetate.
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