Update 3/4/13 I AM THE WINNER OF THIS CHALLENGE ON THE ALTERED PAGES BLOG AND WILL BE RECEIVING A PACKAGE OF GOODIES IN THE MAIL SHORTLY!
|Year of the Snake 2013 Calendar, cover|
Planning ahead for the Year of the Snake and the February challenge, I ordered the Snake Charmers collage sheet from Altered Pages. When the package arrived it included the QuickKutz Heart die. Once the challenge was posted, I knew I had to use both for this project.
Because there were 13 snake charmers on the collage sheet, I decided to make a calendar for the year of the snake. I used some chipboard 5X7 rectangles for the base of each page, and covered each one with a variety of red papers. I found a Chinese calendar online and printed it out on offwhite cardstock. I then spent some time with the Cuttlebug, my Memory Box dies, Bo Buuny 6X6 pages from the Serenity Collection, and gold mirror paper. I punched a hole in the top corner of each page and held them together with a large black rubber book ring from 7 Gypsies. I embellished pages with pearls, gold gems, and red glitter heart brads as well as a few China stickers.
Oh I just love it Anne you are sooo good!
Wow, Anne. This is beautiful, and I can see you put a lot of work into it. Wonderful job!
Anne I love how you have taken the theme of the challenge to create this wonderful calender. Lots of beautiful elements to admire and I love your use of the Snake Charmer Collages. Thanks so much for playing along with the Altered Pages Challenge!
What a GREAT idea! Truly like them all!
incredibly creative use of imagery and elements, VERY COOL!!!
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