Wednesday, February 13

Dos-a-Dos

What better Valentine than a new baby?
I love Gerri's work in polymer clay and book-binding, so I bought an instructional book, watched a video, and learned how to do Coptic binding . . . sort of.

I thought that Jordan and Kim could collect their thoughts about Kiran and the milestones that he will so quickly pass in this little back-to-back journal.

9 comments:

  1. Leslie - this is gorgeous! - what a lovely creation for the new Creation and his proud parents - and aren't they all lucky - well and you too of course - now I want to learn how to Coptic bind - such a great job you've done! - good for you...

    xox - eb.

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  2. Wow, you did a great job with your binding Leslie! It looks fabulous. Great work, and a great gift too.

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  3. good job! is this your first binding? yours look a bit different than mine because you used single needle coptic and i use paired needles. so for 6 stations of stitching i use 6 needles at the same time. you did an excellent job and what a creative way to start out!

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  4. This is so lovely! That binding and the sweet bag, oh I love things like this! And you are right, no better Valentine than your sweet Kerin!!!

    Spring flowers to you and all you love!

    XO

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  5. Awesome Leslie, great idea and lovely coptics - need to learn that one myself. Where was that instructional video???
    xo

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  6. It's a BEAUTIFUL book!!! Where did you find an instructional video on it? You did such a good job, I'm impressed!

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  7. These are just wonderful, and what a great idea to capture their thoughts...

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