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Tuesday, May 15, 2007

Change Does You Good!!

Over the Easter Weekend, I wanted to craft as much as possible in between visiting friends & resting. I fancied a total change from all the usual things I do & made myself this snazzy clipboard!
I kept the clip silver as I love them. The papers were in a £1 kit from the Poundshop, which caught my eye while buying the obligatory teabags! The "Paula" is made from Machins air drying clay & painted pale lilac. The centre of the blossom is an upside down bottlecap filled with beads & stuck together with Anita's 3D Gloss. The mini clipboard with my pic is Rob & Bob Studio. Happy is a chipboard word given to me by my teamie Rach, made by Heidi Swapp. Blossom 35p from Dunhelm.
Bubble words from a sheet of girl things, £1.49 from The Works. The pink spotted section is covered in pva glue to make it shiny so post it notes stick. The pockets were made to house notepads , the large pocket is 3D to allow room for quite a thick stack of paper. The very slim pocket houses a bazzill homecrafted clipboard complete with mini pink clip from any good stationery shop. Mine came in a tub of 100 mixed for £1 from Poundshop.
I had tremendous fun making it & hope it inspires others to have a go!!

7 comments:

Rhi said...

I love your clipboard Paula, its fun to try something different and lovely to make something just for yourself too. Gorgeous. Rhi x

Megan said...

Very cool clipboard Paula. Good for you for getting out of your comfort zone too - it certainly paid off :-)

Megan xx

Linda said...

I came here to look at your suprise card, It is gorgeous btw, but I just have to tell you how much I love your clipboard!

Kaz said...

The clipboard you've done is gorgeous Paula, its really funky!

Gillian Hamilton said...

This clipboard is just so gorgeous Paula... It's one of those things you just want to reach in and touch... love all the bit's you've used they all work beautifully together..

gaby said...

I really love this piece. This days I was thought what can we do with a clipboard. You gave me the answer! Fabulous!
gaby

kelly p said...

This is such a great piece! I love the little pockets on the clipboard - that really makes it so useful!