Technique Tuesday’s at Artist in Blogland

My post is up at Technique Tuesdays at Artists in Blogland on how to turn a book cover into a wall hanging.  You can see it by clicking on the link or the button over on my sidebar.  Thanks to Marcia Beckett and Jessica Sporn for creating a wonderful environment for artists to share their work and support each other’s creative endeavors.  Don’t forget to check out Color this Quote and Show and Tell Saturdays on the blog too.IMG_7383

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17 Responses to “Technique Tuesday’s at Artist in Blogland”

  1. Dawn July 9, 2013 at 7:43 am #

    Ooh I’m loving this Corrine, what a brilliant project, such a lovely way to re-love an old book cover. I adore your hanger, sooooooo pretty with the fabric pieces.
    Huge hugs x

  2. Jessica Sporn July 9, 2013 at 8:11 am #

    this is a wonderful technique. Can’t wait to try it and I hope others will too!

  3. lyle baxter July 9, 2013 at 8:18 am #

    great idea! you could use that for background on a 3 d. piece!

  4. Mary C. Nasser July 9, 2013 at 8:39 am #

    This is really brilliant Corrine. I have a very special book cover that I’ve just not known what to do with…until now! 🙂
    Thank you for the inspiration!

  5. Judy Shea July 9, 2013 at 9:08 am #

    Such a great substrate to work on. Love what you did.

  6. caterina giglio digison July 9, 2013 at 9:30 am #

    love the textures… on this book piece.. brilliant upcycle..

  7. Carolyn Dube July 9, 2013 at 10:31 am #

    I love this! Popping over to read more!

  8. audrey July 9, 2013 at 10:44 am #

    I like this idea a lot, Corrine. For quite some time now, I have been saving old book covers with the intention of doing “something” artistic with them. This post has helped me along. I also have been hoarding old game boards to use. Now I just need to carve out a time slot…..
    Thank you for always asking about Mom. You are sweet and thoughtful as well as creative.
    xxoo audrey

  9. Pamela July 9, 2013 at 11:11 am #

    That is wonderful. i love what you did and I love using books for making art. I’m going to go over and look at the link now…..

  10. Janice July 9, 2013 at 12:09 pm #

    Love this! The mind reels with possibilities!

  11. Alison/craftytrog July 9, 2013 at 1:17 pm #

    What a gorgeous, fun project, I love it!

  12. Terrie -Creative Explorer July 9, 2013 at 3:09 pm #

    Fab idea and a cool substrate – Can’t wait to give it a try….

  13. Jo Murray July 9, 2013 at 3:24 pm #

    Clever idea Corinne. I’d really like to see some line work integrated into that.

  14. jill eudaly July 9, 2013 at 11:13 pm #

    Love the textures. good ide too!

  15. Lisa Isabella Russo July 10, 2013 at 4:29 am #

    What an interesting idea! So many potential options…

  16. Kay Wallace July 11, 2013 at 10:49 am #

    My e-mail got so “clogged” that I almost missed this, Corrine–so glad that I didn’t! When I saw this “book cover art” at the Bazaar, I meant to ask for details, but got sidetracked. So glad to see here that you are sharing the process! Off to check it out!

  17. Marjie Kemper July 13, 2013 at 5:34 pm #

    Looks fabulous! Off to see the whole shebang.

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