Sunday, 18 April 2021

Librarian's Choice - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

 

What great entries there were for this challenge! These ones will be displayed in The Library:

Julene's treasured photo works perfectly with the Alice theme:


Lia's bookmark goes perfectly with the book:


This fun, layered design is by Lisa




I hope you'll copy the badge (above) and display it on your blogs.


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR LIBRARY USERS

The librarian has decided to take a sabbatical and, as the sole employee of The Library, that means we'll have to close our doors for a while. Hopefully, The Library will reopen later in the year with lots of great new books and a refreshed crafting mojo! 


Sunday, 11 April 2021

Librarian's Choice - Teach Yourself Dutch

 

Thank you for all the fabulous entries into this challenge. Here are three different takes, that will be displayed on the library wall:

Margreet used a Dutch sentiment:


LeAnne's card features a windmill:


Karen's card has tulips from Amsterdam:



I hope you'll copy the badge (above) and display it on your blogs.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is still open for another week.


Sunday, 28 March 2021

Challenge 80 - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

 

Quiet Please Crafters! You’re in The Library now.


You can be inspired by :
The cover
or
The title
or
The story

This time we have perhaps the best-loved children's classic of all time : Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol. Perhaps you'll be inspired by cats, playing cards, hearts or rabbits (white or not), tea parties, royalty or Alice herself...or something else? 

This is a book that has inspired The Librarian many times over the years and here are some of her favourite 'Alice' creations:




This challenge will close on 17th  April . 


Challenge 79 -Teach Yourself Dutch  - remains open till 2nd April. 


I hope you'll join The Library.



Librarian's Choice - Garden Birdwatcher's Bible

 

So many fabulous cards for this challenge! Thank you to all those who entered. I have picked three different styles to display in The Library:

Timeless elegance from Deb Horst :


Shabby chic layering from Jolanda: 


A fabulous fold from Sue Botham:


I hope you'll copy the badge (above) and display it on your blogs.

Teach Yourself Dutch is still open for another week but, if you're curious, I'll be posting a new challenge shortly. 

Sunday, 14 March 2021

Challenge 79 - Teach Yourself Dutch

 

Quiet Please Crafters! You’re in The Library now.


You can be inspired by :
The cover
or
The title
or
The story

We're still in the non-fiction department , this time: modern languages...Teach Yourself Dutch. Maybe you'll be inspired by the Netherlands, tulips, windmills, canals ; the colours of the cover; maybe you are Dutch and simply use a Dutch sentiment ...or something else? 

Here's what The Librarian made:


This challenge will close on  2nd April . 


Challenge 78 -The Garden Birdwatcher's Bible   - remains open till 20th March


I hope you'll join The Library.

Librarian's Choice - Big Red Bath

 

Thank you for the fabulous and fun creations entered into this challenge. Here are a few for The Library display:

Indy's ducks are enjoying their red bath: 


I'm not exactly sure what A.Rose's cat is doing in his red tray , but the bubbles are spectacular:


Aimeslee creatively combined the bath and the zoo animals: 



I hope you'll copy the badge (above) and display it on your blogs.

The Garden Birdwatcher's Bible  is still open for another week but I'm still loitering in the non-fiction section and , with a spring in my step, will be posting a new challenge shortly. 

Sunday, 28 February 2021

Challenge 78 - Garden Birdwatcher's Bible

 

Quiet Please Crafters! You’re in The Library now.


You can be inspired by :
The cover
or
The title
or
The story

This time, we're in the non-fiction section of The Library with the perfect book for 'twitchers' or anyone who loves to watch the birds in their garden.  You could take inspiration from the cover design, birds, feathers, bird-houses ...or something else?

Here's what The Librarian made:

                      

More details on my blog.


This challenge will close on  20th March 


Challenge 77 -  Big Red Bath- remains open till 6th March. 


I hope you'll join The Library.