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Monday, April 1, 2013

BTC&G Book Card

Hello,
I have a special project today.  I made specially for the challenge at By The Cute And Girly:
Vintage
Bonjour,
J'ai une création spéciale aujourd'hui.  Je l'ai fait spécialement pour le défi de By The Cute And Girly:
Vieillot

Our sponsor/Notre commanditaire:
I decided to make a book card for a special person.  It took me a long time to make.  I had the whole book finish when I decided it would look nicer with a leather binding!  So I tear out the old one and put this one instead.  The button, pink cord and resin flower are from the sponsor. 
 J'ai décidé de faire un livre carte pour une personne spéciale.  Ça m'a pris beaucoup de temps pour le faire.  J'avais terminé quand j'ai décidé que ce serait plus beau avec une reliure en cuir!  J'ai donc ôté la veille reliure et mis celle-ci à la place.  Le bouton, la corde rose et la fleur de résine sont du commanditaire.
Lots of flowers from WOC.  The metal corner is also from there.
Beaucoup de fleurs de WOC.  Le coin en métal est aussi de là.
I made the frame with polymer clay and a cute mould I got on Etsy.  I airbrushed it with Copics, put some punched butterflies and finished by adding a coat of Crystal Effects. 
J'ai fait le cadre avec de l'argile polymère et un moule.  Je l'ai vaporisé avec mes Copics, ajouté des papillons et fini par une couche de Crystal Effects.
The inside.  Not as pretty, but I was running out of time...  and patience, lol!!!  It looks a lot better now filled with loads of chocolate! 
L'intérieur.  Pas aussi beau que le reste, mais je n'avais plus le temps...  et la patience, *rire*!!!  C'est beaucoup mieux maintenant, rempli de chocolat!
I think that SU sentiment is so beautiful.
Je trouve ce sentiment de SU si beau.
A last look.
Un dernier coup d'oeil.

For the challenge/Pour le défi:
Cute Card Thursday:  Brass in the pocket (My image, corner and sentiment are all embossed with metal powder)
Stampin' for the Week-End:  anything but a card

A+
Brigitte

12 comments:

Alyce said...

wow stunning brigitte!!! i love the details on this.... gorgeous tones and such a very professional looking book :) love it!

Danielle Champagne said...

De toute beauté Brigitte! la reliure est magnifique! belles images, oui, ce sentiment est si beau. Bravo.

nnalorac said...

Hi Brigitte, thanks so much for making such a stunning project for my theme this month, just so gorgeous. You are very observant on the twine. Yes i curled the ends. Thought the twine was fab, stayed the shape you made. Carolxx

Kate said...

Beautiful project, very special. Do you plan to put something inside or will that be up to the recipient?

~Kate~

Uta said...

Wow, your vintage book card is amazing. I love all the details and stamps on it. Great!
Hugs, Uta

Céline said...

ce livre est magnifique! si élégant, j'adore
bises
céline

Patricia said...

Bravo pour ce projet tres original. À voir tout le temps que tu y as mit, ta maman va etre tres contente.
Bisoux,
Patricia xx

Inky Angel said...

This is simply stunning Brigitte. With the leather Binding, it looks like a real book. Love the little clay embellishment you made, it's just gorgeous.
Have a great day.
Hugs,
Katie

Sandra said...

This certainly must be a very special person that is deserving of this magnificent creation Brigitte. Such a beautiful, very unique and extremely personal gift. Awesome girlie :)S

Patricia Garcia said...

Lovely book, beautiful little flower arrangement. Its nice to visit your blog!

Deb said...

What a stunning creation, love it!
Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!
Debxx

Christina C. said...

Good heavens, girl, I can't keep up with you!!!!! I looove book cards and this is truly extraordinary.
The frame is beautiful....love it!