Tuesday, October 1, 2019

October Mini Album Tutorials and Challenge

Welcome to our October challenge book makers.  We are pleased be joining you again for a new challenge.  But first, the winner of our September Challenge, winning a Free Stencil Girl Studio Class ($49 value)!  

Our winner is Sab, with entry number 4!  She shared this stunning Stars themed album.  Please email Autumn at teamclark@rocketmail.com to claim your prize.

And our Blogaversary blog hop winner, who wins a $25 gift voucher to Lindy's Stamp Gang...


Comes from leaving a comment on Anne's lovely blog post.  And that winner is sarascloset who said, "Love this little journal with that stunner of a butterfly on the top!The rice papers by Stamperia are so gorgeous, and you have matched it perfectly with your oxide panels--gorgeous rusty coloring! What a great way to use this little booklet and lovely stitching and key chain detailing. I'm so happy for your inspiring tutorial! Now I can give this a try with one of the die cuts you so generously shared! Congratulations on the two year milestone of MAM's! Hugs!"  Congrats Sara!  Please email Autumn at teamclark@rocketmail.com to claim your prize.


And now let's see what our designers have to share for inspiration this month...

I was so sad when Game of Thrones ended, I had a slight obsession with it and decided to create some mini books, each one commemorates a favourite family.  You can see more here.


Created with the need for a practical place to keep creative ideas, in the style of Marquetry I've created a faux wooden inlay notebook.  For more info please pop on over HERE.


Hello lovers of mini albums!  This time I made a notebook again and again)) recorded a video tutorial for you on how I made the cover.  I invite you to watch this tutorial here.


I never tire of making little wallets from a single sheet of 12 x 12. I will be sharing this small "wallet with pockets" later in the month here at Mini Album Makers but do hop on over to my blog if you would like to see a few more photographs.


Our generous prize sponsor for this challenge is the one and only Seth Apter, who will send one lucky winner the entire set of his new Eclectica³ Mini Stamps by PaperArtsy, Set 2.  They are AMAZING!  So join in for your chance to win.

Our challenge follows a few simple rules:
Any Handmade Book Goes.  Enter any form of handmade mini albums, scrapbooks, journals and book arts.  Our focus is on completed works, so no layouts or journal spreads that are not part of a complete handmade book project.  You do not have to provide a tutorial, but we wish you would.  Feel free to use one of the DT tutorials to make your project and give proper credit where due.  No back linking allowed.  You must add our badge to your post and link to our challenge to be eligible to win the prize.  Combine with any other challenges as applicable.  Please limit to entering 3 (three) handmade books per month in our challenge.  Permalinks only and no back linking.  Share the love by visiting and commenting on other entries.  Please become a follower.  That's it - have fun!

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