Sunday, 14 October 2012

Artful Times Fur and Feathers

At Artful Times the challenge is fur and feathers. I got this cockerel from here a couple of weeks ago cause I thought it looked very grand. This was an ideal time to use it and to make Vic a new notepad so that he doesn't keep writing in mine.

Great samples from Von, Neet and Sam and the other entries so far.

I just made a front cover for a notepad I have had a while and the image was printed onto the cover, the whole front was distressed with Rangers ink, Broken China . I used another little bird stamp along the bottom and some Crafty Emblies shapes to add the letters to spell NOTES.

A bit of rick rack at the top for decoration and that's it folks!


  1. This is a gorgeous note book now! Hugs, Valerie

  2. That cockerel is indeed very grand. I like the notebook cover very much. Nice work Chrissie,

  3. He is a very handsome cockerel great notebook for Vic. Hugs Sandra X

  4. Fab notebook cover Chrissie, and the image fits perfectly into this weeks Artful Times theme.

    Thanks for playing along.

    Sam xxx

  5. Great image, he looks magnificent strutting his stuff. A fantastic cover for your book.

  6. I have a thing for cockerels/roosters and of course hens lol so back off Vic it's mine rolf
    A fab make for us at Artful Times Chrissie
    Von ♥

  7. The notebook is too good to use Chrissie! You need to get Vic another one.. good work here
    E xxx

  8. I love your notebook Chrissie, the cockerel image is fabulous.
    xxx Hazel.

  9. Wow this is beautiful, what a transformation it must have been!

  10. Lovely entry! Great cockerel and other small birds!

  11. Super notebook! I am lovin` the image, he does look very grand!

  12. Great makeover for your notebook! That cockerel image is simply stunning. I love the way you've used the wooden pieces too.

  13. Sorry I am so late - blame it on sunny Cyprus!
    What a fab notebook, these would make great gifts. Who is the stamp by, I know someone who loves cockerels.
    Thanks for joining us at Artful Times - Hugs, Neet xx


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