Sunday, 19 January 2014

Calendar 2014 - Part 5

Here is the final part of the calendar.

To view the initial parts, please go here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4

I'm not very good at stamping. I had bought a new ink pad from Itsy Bitsy and I wanted to try it. I used the LOTV Christmas Baubles that I had got in LOTV's bithday celebration and colored it using sketch pens and glitter. Not very satisfied with the way I stamped it initially but somehow covered it up ;) Any tips for a stamping newbie??


The poinsettias are made by me using my new Itsy Bitsy flower punch and some golden beads :)



Here is the completed calendar:


The cover page has a scripture verse.


Since this calendar was for my husband, I had to avoid flowers, butterflies and pinks :) He was very happy with this calendar :)

All the scripture verse word arts are taken from Word Art Wednesday. They share beautiful word arts of wonderful verses every Wednesday. And they are free!!

Thanks for stopping by and please feel free to share your thoughts and tips :)

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45 comments:

  1. Beautiful project!! keep going:) you should be really busy now with your little one :) hope she is doing great and think has let mama post her completed project :)

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    1. Thank you Sarah :) ya.. she's keeping me busy full time... she's doing great :)

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  2. What a wonderful idea. It is just gorgeous and your stamping seems good. It takes a while for a stamp to hold and release ink evenly after you buy it. Thank you for dropping by and sharing your inspirational art with us today.
    I pray that Bountiful Blessings come your way,
    Blessings
    Carole Robb Bisson
    Word Art Wednesday

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    1. Thank you so much Carole :) thanks for the tip :)

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  3. Fab calendar, Berina! Thanks for joining the challenge at Lulupu- The Craft Lounge

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  4. Its has turned out very nice Berina ! Loved previous pages with Stencils and punches !

    Sharing links for texture paste :
    http://www.gauchealchemy.com/2012/07/06/make-your-own-texture-paste-video-tutorial/
    http://gabriellepollacco.blogspot.in/2012/08/making-my-own-texture-paste-fun-with.html
    http://onderwijsmap.nl/videoportaal/nl/video/EEDIUrI3o0E/DIY-Make-your-own-texture-paste

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    1. Thank you Pooja :) thanks for the links :)

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  5. Another amazing project! Thanks for blessing us yet again with your talents!

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  6. LOVE all your creations, Berina! What fabulous calendar pages. Just wanted to let you know you are a winner at Daydream Designs from the recent blog hop. Check in to see what you won and how to receive your goodies! http://www.dianesdaydreamdesigns.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you so much Diane :) wow!! I'm so excited!! thank you so much :)

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  7. Lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at A Gem of a Challenge and good luck.
    Mags
    x

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  8. beautiful calendar Berina! your stamping seems good! and that poinsettia is nice! At first I used to mess up all my stamping because I couldn't keep a steady hand... now I just make sure I don't move and I press firm and fast! Thank you for joining us this week in our challenge at Scribble and Scrap !
    Mirella DK
    DT Scribble and Scrap Challenge (Cute and Crafty Cards by Mirella)

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  9. I think the stamping is beautiful Berina
    Good to see you back to posting
    Cheers
    Dr Sonia

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    1. Thank you Dr Sonia :) I had to patch up with pen at some places...

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  10. What a lovely idea Berina, and the Christmas Baubles stamp was the perfect choice

    Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge - good luck!

    Anne x
    Lili of the Valley

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    1. Thanks Anne!! yes that was the perfect choice!!

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  11. That is soooo cute !!! :) and beautiful !
    Thanks for playing along Lulupu #23

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  12. I love every single one of your calendars! What a great way to bring in a new month with a new scripture to have right in front of you. Thanks for sharing your blog link with me.

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    1. Thank you so much Karen :) thanks for sharing those wonderful word arts!!

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  13. Loved your calendar Berina... :) very creative.... :)

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  14. Berina, thank you for visiting my blog, for some reason I am unable to find your post on Grow Your Blog. Your callender is beautiful what talent you have!
    Jackie

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    1. I missed it this year... so couldnt join the party...

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  15. Hi Berina, thanks for stopping by to visit my blog. It looks like you had fun making the special calendar for your husband. I am glad to explore your blog and become a follower. I am recently trying out some simple card making. I like the idea of embroidery on a card!

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  16. Hello Berina, your blog is beautiful! I following now! happy grow your blog.

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  17. What a clever idea! Your calendar is stunning! I have several friends who stamp, and I will forward your blog to them.
    I think they would be thrilled by it!

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  18. Hi my friend what a fab idea...great idea in fact.x

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  19. Just popping in to thank you for all of your lovely comments.xx

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  20. Gorgeous ;) great stamping too!!!
    Vic x

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  21. Thanks for leaving kind comments on my blog! :)

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