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an altered Alice book with Altered Pages and ArtAnthology




Happy Thursday, everyone!  I've been working on another altered book, this one with an Alice In Wonderland theme.  Here is the cover--it has a niche full of Alice related items:

Some delicious ArtAnthology Baby Blue Eyes Sorbet paint cut with gesso added a tint to the fabric cover, and on the back of the book cover, you can see the paint "straight"--such a pretty color--used with a stencil:
back cover--the edges are distressed with crayon

I'll be sharing layouts from the book with you as things progress--I'm thinking the Baby Blue Eyes should make for some great water effects, as it has wonderful texture when applied more thickly than I used it here . . . thank you for stopping by, and don't forget to leave a comment to be entered in the October draw for some yummy ArtAnthology and Altered Pages products.

:)trisha

Art Anthology Baby Blue Eyes Sorbet
Inchies Playing Cards Collage Page
Delicata Gold Ink from Tsukineko
Specimen Bottle with cork
stencil


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Now for Day 9
31 Days of Halloween

As you already know the Altered Pages Design Team is participating in Smeared & Smudged's month long blog hop. Be sure to check the side bar for the blog roll!!! Today we have a card by Lyneen Jesse!


What do you think of the AWESOME BOOK by Trisha!!!!!!
Well along the same theme we have the WHITE RABBIT!

Supplies:
  1. Graphic 45 Steampunk Spell Postcards
  2. Altered Pages Collage Sheets:Alice's Utterly Mad Tea Party From the Alice's Utterly Mad Party Mailbox Muse Kit
  3. Glitz Giant Rhinestones - Raven (Owl)
  4. Stamps: Witch sillouette, spiders and gravestones, black ink and clear embossing powder.




Don't Be late!!!!  Hop on along!

Comments

  1. Both projects are over the top wonderful!!! Alice in Wonderland is one of my favorite stories and the white rabbit Halloween themed is spooky fun! Awesome job ladies!

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  2. My favorite post in awhile - I am engrossed in anything "Alice" related -and both of these are delightful. I love Trisha's altered book - and that fab frame that she used around the niche really gives it a wonderful old world feeling - can't wait to see what she's going to do with it from here. And Lyneen's spooky White Rabbit card is delightful - funny how Alice in Wonderland fits so perfectly into Hallowe'en themes! Thanks for the great post!

    If interested, check out my last two blog posts - both "Alice in Wonderland" related! http://tristanrobin.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you, Tristan--I love Alice, and have my much-loved childhood copy, plus a small collection of others.

      And your posts are fabulous; that Alice piece is amazing, and the history of the films is fascinating!

      :)

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    2. As always Tristan, YOU astound!

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  3. WOW! That book is totally gorgeous and I adore combining Alice with Halloween. Such fun touches on the card. Fabulous projects, ladies! xxD

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  4. My daughter is planning an "Alice" themed wedding. I will be following this project for deas for her card box, and table decor. The book is fabulous.

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  5. Great projects, both of them! All those shiny spiders are so creepy!
    ~kim

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  6. Trisha's book is fantastic. I like the use of paint to give it a weathered look.
    Who doesn't loce Wonderland and Alice themes?

    Nothing seems to phase that white rabbit!

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  7. Love that altered book and can't wait to see more. The creepy White Rabbit is pretty great, too! :)

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  8. Both projects are sweet. Love the theme of Alice in wonderland.

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  9. Thank you, everyone--I kinda love Alice In Wonderland . . .

    :)

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  10. You all are so busy! Love the altered book with the Alice theme! Guess the rabbit took a wrong turn someplace huh? Great page!

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  11. Fabulous work from you both! Loving the Alice frame and all of the elements you put in that frame.

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  12. both projects are fabulous and such fun! We have a load of books waiting to be Alice KITS!

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  13. Love Alice in Wonderland! The niche in the cover is so cool!

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  14. Wonderful Alice and White Rabbit....love the whole book!

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  15. I so love graphic 45 paper. Steampunk spells is the bedt. Love the layout of the card and the book.

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  16. Love altering books and the blue color is sublime!! I can already start filling it in my head! And the white rabbit is awesome in itself! So many delicious elements on this page! Fantastic!!

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  17. Fabulous projects! The postcard is my favourite - just love the G45 papers! Fab stamping and images too! x

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  18. Love the Alice projects today! And the spiders on Lyneen's card are brilliant!

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  19. Great card!!! Loving the altered Alice book!

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  20. I like your Alice in Wonderland Altered Book ♥

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  21. Ooooo TWO freaky fabulous ALICE creations today! I'm mad for all things Alice, so I love your book cover niche and card! I look forward to seeing how your book progresses!

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  22. The Alice book is amazing, and the second book is fantastic - love the spiders, the rabbit and that giant rhinestone :)

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  23. Wonderful altered book, I love the Halloween Alice card too.

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  24. What fun - that Alice book looks like it's going to be awesome - can't wait to see what you do with it. I'm sure it will be just as fun as the cover.

    Lyneen - How neat you kept with Trisha's theme - the card is so cool with it's creepy spiders dangling above!

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  25. These are both gorgeous! Wonderful cover!

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  26. Trisha and Lyneen both projects are fabulous and I love how you both had an Alice theme. xx

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  27. Alice in Wonderland meets Halloween is so perfect! Love the creepiness of all the spiders :)

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