Metallic Inspired Personalized Journals and Sketchbooks, Polymer Clay Covered Journals & Sketchbooks
From Bottles to keychain and journal covers. I love the metallic look. This is the reason why I fell in love with polymer clay. I get to create something unique metallic inspired pieces without having to work with real metal. Here are a few of my new metallic inspired cover designs. This steampunk artist book is a custom order. Old gold, brown gold, copper, patina and few bright metallic colours made this cover complete. This is my latest travel journal design. It is a simple design but the metallic finished made this book one of a kind. One of my popular design. Metallic Dreamcatcher. It is very unique. This is…
Mixed Media Sketchbook, Daisy Mixed Media Sketchbook, Personalized Sketchbook
I ordered a sketchbook online and it came with a little rip on the side so, I decided to do a mixed media project on it to cover the rip instead of returning it. I was thinking of combining light tone colours and I glad I came up with this combination. I truly love how the shades of pink, purple & blue turned out. I used cheesecloth as part of texture and it also covered the small rip along the spine. I used matte gel medium to glue the cheesecloth on the cover. I also added a cut out chip board oval frame in the middle. I also added layers…
Steampunk Butterfly & Dragonfly Personalized Sketchbook
This cover is a steampunk inspired butterflies and dragonfly journal gift set with personalized keychain and bookmark. Sketchbook size is (11.5 x 8.5 inches). I used copper and old gold viva inca gold, patina perfect pearls and old gold pearl ex for finishing. I added lots of texture and embellishments. This cover is all made with black polymer clay. I battened the nameplate to complete the steampunk look and added the back cover. The frayed edges just made it more appealing. I’m pretty happy how it turned out. I love the aged rich metallic look on it.
Pretty in Blue, Personalized Mixed Media Sketchbook, Custom Sketchbook
This week has been a very busy and productive week. I was so inspired to create new mixed media designs. This one is a spiral bound sketchbook (11.5 x 8.5 inches). It has a lot of textures and paint layers. I wanted to create shades of blue and green and I’m pretty happy I nailed it. Paint layers are gesso, metallic blue and metallic green acrylic paint, Lindy stamp gang spray, viva inca gold and Tim Holtz distress stamp. Texture used are crumpled parchment paper and cricut cut outs painted with Tim Holtz distress paint “olive”. Flowers and leaves are made of polymer clay. Other embellishments are glass cabochons and…