Tuesday, 26 June 2012

40th RUBY WEDDING ANNIVERSARY ACCORDIAN ALBUM

Hello Bloggers!

Well it's a little bit raining here this morning!  Billy my black cat is lying on my desk sleeping right besides me whilst I'm typing this post!  This is a regular thing for him he loves it but it can be annoying because he comes and lies on my hand or the mouse lead and I end up making all sorts of mistakes!
Anyway, this morning I'm posting an Accordion Album I made back in 2006 for my Mother An Father In Law's 40th Ruby Wedding Anniversary! 
Hope you like it!

A View of the Front Cover:



A View of the Whole Inside of the Album:



A Closer View of Pages 1 & 2:



A Closer View of Pages 3 & 4:



A Closer View of Pages 5 & 6:


This project was made about a year after I started card making and I remember that it took quite a lot of work and also that I felt quite pleased with myself because at the time it was a big achievement as it involved lots of different techniques!

There were lots of supplies used but I won't bore you with the details and list them!

My Mother and Father-In-Law were absolutely delighted with it! 

If you want a closer view of each picture just click on it!

I would love to receive your comments!

Sarah x









14 comments:

  1. Hi Sarah thank you for being my newest follower, I am following you.
    This is a stunning creation, lots if lovely detail, I am sure your in laws will love it, and treasure it too.

    Hugs Julie x

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  2. Sarah what a fabulous project , fantastic pages on this mini book , Love the front cover . They will treasure this , Great work Hugs Elaine

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  3. What a thoughtful project for them I bet they cherish it! You can see all the hard work you put into it and its stunning! x

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  4. Oh my world... What an amazing project, and such a thoughtful, sweet, BEAUTIFUL gift!

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  5. wow such a beautiful keepsake card,sure to be treasured. My Bob is worn out now after jet washing the patio as well. Never mind decorating tomorrow...the fun never stops at our house but I can always sneak in some craft time lol.. Thanks for joining my blog.
    Did you know you have the dreaded word verification ?
    janex

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  6. What a lot of work went into it. As for Billy, he is helping! You didnt think you could manage this on your own did you, lol?

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  7. ...bet they loVed this card Sarah, I've never attempted an accordian card, like you say a lot of time & effort has to be put in but you have done a loVely job here...loVely work...Mel :)

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  8. I'm not surprised they were thrilled with it. What a marvellous keepsake! You can just see all the care and love that's gone into making this special creation.

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  9. Hi Sarah, I can make lots of mistakes even without the cat sitting on my hand - lol. This album card is so beautiful and so appropriate for your In-laws. It must have taken you ages, but was so worth it and what a wonderful memory book for them. Crafty hugs, Anne x

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  10. What a fantastic idea and love the reds and black color palette...looks amazing

    Shelby

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  11. What a gorgeous mini book, love the colourway.
    luv
    debby

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  12. beautiful mini book love the colours tracy

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  13. Hi Sarah

    I have never tried making one of these .. .. the finished result looks stunning!

    What a gorgeous keepsake.

    Thank you for all your kind comments on my blog.

    Have a lovely weekend.

    Love Jules xx

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