Memories are fleeting but photographs help us hold dear those special people and times. Our project this month is for you to share with us how you capture your cherished memories. All types of art are welcome: cards, tags, canvases, mixed media, etc., but your project MUST INCLUDE A PHOTOGRAPH.
I wanted to make a mini-album to hold some treasured photos and I really enjoyed putting it together.
JournalArtista, Mixed Media mini books) and really liked the way she used the rubber bands to hold the pages which could then be pulled out to view the pictures like this.
|(Other brands will work just as well! )|
My favourite picture? Its this one of my Mum styling her friend's hair in their tea break! Long, long time ago.... Look at her shoes!!
When you're all done decorating, you can slip the first section of each long page under its elastic band to hold it in place then concertina fold the rest of the sections into the cover. I numbered my pages just so I could see where to pull them out. This is one of the pages waiting to be inserted into its band.
Well, if you've got this far, I do hope you will be inspired to make a mini-album for yourselves. The nice bit is you can add as many pages as you can fit in the cover - just keep adding rubber bands!
Thanks so much for visiting - I'd love to know what you think of my album and I also hope you'll join in this month with the Captured Memories challenge at Our Creative Corner. Margie x