Saturday, 8 October 2011

Happy Weekend!

Hi everybody, just a quickie today, as I am going to Bonn with a friend today for the opening of a new scrap and craft shop there; should be fun!

These are the journal pages I made yesterday. I seem to be fixed on playing patchwork with pieces of paper just now. For these ones I used two pages cut out of a home decoration magazine, which I cut into different sized rectangles and mixed with some white and gold paper scraps. I put some other cut outs on top, and the first verse of *Mack the Knife*, which seemed to fit...




And I have received the last of my postcards from Lenna's postcard swap, a beautiful card made by Lynda Roddy Ozzanto. Thanks Lynda!



Okay, that's all for now. Have a good Saturday, take care, and thanks for visiting!

21 comments:

  1. Good Morning Valerie, Sounds like a day of fun is planned, I hope you have a fabulous time:0)
    Love your pages you are the master of collage, Gay xxx

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  2. Hi Val, love your journal pages, and of course, the verse! Have a good day out, Hugs, Sarah

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  3. Morning Valerie. Brilliant journal pages. Love your chest of drawers. Sorry I am catching up with your posts. Have a great day out.
    Regards Florence x

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  4. Fun journal pages Valerie. Love the big bad fish. Nice postcard - it was a fun swap. Enjoy your day in Bonn. hugs, Donna

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  5. Hope you enjoy your visit to Bonn, I bet you'll find lots of lovely goodies!

    I like how your journal pages have turned out and lucky you for your lovely mail art received.

    Karenx

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  6. That's a lovely card you recevied. :) And great pages as well. Have a fun weekend. :)

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  7. How exciting..a new craft shop! Hope you have a great time.
    Loving the journal pages and that song is one of my favourites.
    Fantastic postcard too.
    Enjoy today.
    Hugs xx

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  8. Hi Valerie
    Thanks for sharing more art with us and enjoy your trip to Bonn.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  9. love your journal pages and hope you had a great time with your friend visiting the new craft shoppe :)

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  10. Great pages, hope you have had a super day out at the new craft shop. Yvonne x

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  11. Those journal pages are beyond striking. wonderful postcard too.

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  12. Fabulous journal pages! Have a great time shopping at the new craft store!

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  13. Nice journal pages and nice vintage looking postcard you received! Enjoy your time in Bonn, sounds so fun.

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  14. Love these and you are right Mack the Knife is perfect. Have fun checking out the new shop.

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  15. Great pages, and perfect words chosen to go with them!

    I love Lynda's postcard and its superb colours.

    Hope you enjoyed your day out in Bonn!

    x

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  16. Hi Val,

    I hope it actually WAS fun visiting the new scrap and craft shop here in Bonn :-) It was great to get to know you, your friend and (of cource) Emily. Thank you for coming.

    I'm going to explore your blog now. Have a nice evening!
    Kerstin

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  17. These postcards are fantastic, what fun!
    I really like the one created by Lynda 'down by the sea" :]

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  18. Great images! Hope you had fun at the new store. On second thought, I'm sure you did!

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  19. Had fun looking again!!!!!!
    I love the old Myrtle Beach post card. That's the type of swim suit I need to be wearing !;0}
    Hugzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz,
    Narda

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  20. Happy Weekend to you too...sorry it took me so long to pop by today! Always fun to see what you've been up to POP ART MINIS

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  21. Lucky you to get such good swap great postcards ! Love your collages always so interesting and beautifully crated.

    Marie

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