We have a big variety of books - board books, canvas books, fabric covered books, license plate books and more. Our Yahoo group is doing a board book swap for September, therefore we placed almost all books on sale! Check the Sale prices!
An important anniversary is coming, not only for Americans but for all people who share a hope that peace will be attained and love will overcome all fears. Please remember those who were lost and those who carried on.
If you like to get funky and use fabrics, here is a fun way to do painted fabric.
Choose an acrylic paint and add approximately a tablespoon to a plastic zip bag and smoosh it around, you may add a tablespoon of water too. Then wet a piece of fabric, 1/8 to 1/4 yard - any scrap will do. Canvas, muslin, cheesecloth, cottons all work fine. Place the wet fabric into the bag and shake it around. Remove and see if it's as you like it, if not replace and shake more. (You can also use another bag with a different color too)
When you are satisfied, remove from the bag and lay flat on waxed paper to dry. Now you have a custom piece of fabric to incorporate into your projects, use as a base, cut it up or whatever!
Wow, we have added so many Halloween collages for your projects. You must check them out. Also note that we have the AP Sticky collages. This product is printed on a vellum like sticker paper, you cut, peel and paste the images onto your project for a truly professional appearance. The cut edges disappear as you burnish them into place. No inks needed, just peel and paste!
We have several selections of the Core'dinations line including Chocolate Box, Vintage and more. Core'dinations has the colored core, when you rip, cut or tear you can see the coordinating interior color. We have some yummy ones for fall. Also see our richly colored tag packages.
Here are some truly fun items for you to make. It's a new kit created by Trisha Neal, available at www.alteredpages.com/shop/kits.htm You can make up to twenty (20) ATC's with all the supplies you will receive! You will get a tin filled with 20 blank ATC cards and all the collages, fun words and some embellishments too! Each ATC can make the recipient or reader GROAN at the jokes provided. Place the joke on the front, the punchline on the back. Decorate the Tin plus make the ATC's!
Good morning! Dianne again. From the moment I saw the Princess of Everything rubberstamp, I knew I had to add her to my stamp collection. She is perfect as the focal point on this paper mache box. Possible uses for the Princess of Everything box would be a centerpiece for a tea party or birthday party. It would also make a unique gift box for your special princess. Think of the possibilities...!
ZOWIE what fun is this? This is just a sampling of the Ready to Go Package, Boos and Skullie. Make sure to share on your blogs, the Ready to Go Packages supply all the goods and you supply the imagination! Each styled package is different with various embellishments from rubber stamps to papers. Ready to Go
Hello! Dianne here. I love the color-themed collage sheets from Altered Pages. For this card I used an image from #1855D - Beauty in Blue. Don't you just love the big hat? Along with the computer-generated sentiment "Hats Off To You My Friend", this is the perfect congratulatory card. A bit of sewing, paper doily and a sprinkling of glitter add interest. I also stamped the image using a great script stamp. This would make a quick and easy card for a deserving friend!
Not to rush the season, but we know you need time to prepare. Our Boo & Skull Ready to Go package is the BEST. This package contains so many items for your scary projects. Tulle, rubber stamp, papers, collages and a secret treat too! Make sure to see it at Ready-to-go-Packages at AlteredPages
Here a few Christmas tags I have been working on. I used Altered Pages #AP557-The Color of Beautiful images;chipboard to reinforce the tag, some christmas paper I had from last year;Tim Holts die for the flower; ribbon, lace and a stick pin. These also make lovely Christmas ornaments.
Altered Pages 1709 Marie Antionette image. Dress stand from Michaels. Trims from Joanns. The skirt is a lace dickie from QVC that I never wore. Feathers, ribbon and flowers from Michaels. The fan is from a charm bracelet.
Mixed Media Art created with collage image(AP1855)from ALTERED PAGES. I have created the base card with a beige embossed cardstock from Hero Arts. The patterned cardstock background is from Basic Grey. I have embellished with borders from cotton lace and a delicate yellow organza ribbon with stitched edges. Soft green pearls and three pink,silk rosebuds also adorn this card.
This versatile piece was created by Jean from our EcoArt Boards. The recycled paper product is fantastic for anything from ATC's to jewelry and more. They come in many sizes and packages. The 1/8 inch thick dimensional pieces are ready for paint or glue. This piece was stamped, chalked and sponged. A 1 1/2 inch square and a 1 inch square diagonally placed, were used along with the stamp set Gypsy Journey, get them at www.AlteredPages.com
Lovely collages are available for your viewing and purchase as kits, created by Gayle Page-Robak.
Gayle will be showcasing rubber stamp creations on the Blog as well. Please share your thoughts and if you would like to have your images showcased, please drop a note to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A New Blog Now that the business of AlteredPages.com has become somewhat less of a mystery to me, I feelI can branch out and explore more.Alteredpages.com is my dream and I am living it. Please make sure to go to our website to see new kits, new products and happy faces!Our Design Team is remarkable.Dianne, Lindart, Trisha, Gayle, Cathy, Eunice, Arline, Katrina, Christine, Debi, Michelle and Tolegranny are the creative geniuses when it comes to our kits and design inspiration. I am proud to announce that Gayle Page-Robak is our Creative Artist.Gayle's work will be seen here as well as on the website and in our Yahoo group.Gayle has a full category of original collages available for you. Please join our newsletter for coupons, specials and announcements, you will find the sign up on our homepage http://www.alteredpages.com/ This blog will be a forum for showcasing talent and projects associated with Alteredpages.com.The yahoo group http://groups.yahoo.com/group/alteredpages/is meant fo…