Have you posted your creation to the Open-Minded Crafting Challenge?  Right now the challenge is New Year’s Resolutions.

This is part of my year long “Be Joyful” series.

Details:

  1. Base:  Pocket from old jeans with Stiffen Quick.  I made several applications (microwave method) to each side.
  2. First Layer:  scrap fabric, applied with 3M General Purpose Adhesive.
  3. Image:  The Stamping Boutique – Pocket Patootie, colored with Copics, and a Uniball white gel pen.  Adhered with 3M General Purpose Adhesive.  Love brad insert with Big Bite.
  4. Button:  White craft button, I colored the edge with Copic markers and used Baker’s Twine for the bow.
  5. Paper Rosettes:  I had previous made these from scrap paper.  The center is a pre-made paper flower.
  6. There is a large grommet set into the pocket behind the paper rosettes.
  7. Ribbon:  I used light blue grosgrain, organza peach, and organza white with silver edging.

Products:

Open Minded Crafting Design Team   Sponsors:

A Random Fan
All Dressed Up
Beansie Doodles
Bugaboo Stamps
Chi Chi Memories
ColorInk Digital Stamps
Crafty Sentiment Designs
DigiStamps4Joy
Dilly Beans
Di’s Digi Stamps
Enchanted Designs by Concetta Kilmer
Faery Ink
Fairy Tangles
Gerda Steiner Designs
Illustrations by Jane
KennyK Digital Stamps
Kith and Kin Digital Stamp Co.
Lemon Shortbread Digi Stamps
Lia Stampz
Lizzy Love Oddball Art Co.
Make it Crafty
MelJen’s Designs
MilkCoffee Digi Stamps
My Whimsical Little World
MyGrafico
Paper Addictions
Polka Doodles
PPinky Dolls
Robyn’s Fetish Digital Stamps
Sami Stamps
Sassy Studio Designs
Scribbles Designs
Sentimental Susan
Smeared Ink Stamps
Stamp Effect
StitchyBear Digital Stamp Outlet
The Art of Ronne R. Barton
The Eastwind Etsy Shop by Unky
The Stamping Boutique
Vera Lane Studio
InLinkz.com


Craftisan Studios Brass Dog

 What's the Deal with the Dog?

 If this inspires you let me know!

Questions?  Ask!

3 thoughts on “Joyful Pocket

  1. Really wonderful project! I love your colouring and the rosettes. And the idea of using jeans in this project is fantastic!

    Hugs,
    Hanne, DT sis.

Leave a Reply