Posts Tagged ‘Tea Bag Papers’

Tea Book Finished!

Finally.  I’ve finished the book and I think it’s “tea-riffic!”  (Sorry, couldn’t resist.) Click any image for a larger view  All the black writing and drawings are on clear acetate, which form partial overlays on each interior page.  I photographed them at angle to avoid glare. In addition to glued fabric collage, most pages include either […]

Tea Book: Three Steps Forward

You know what comes next:  2 steps back. I tend to frequently tackle new technical challenges, and they don’t always turn out as I had hoped.  Such is the case with the mixed media tea book I’m working on. This was the plan:  an accordion book on heavy paper, with partial fabric collages.  Overlaid would […]

Tea Bags to Tea Book

I’m really picky about my iced tea, so it didn’t take long for me to decide that a mixed media book using tea bags should be about my favorite beverage.  Therefore, “Perfect Iced Tea” became the subject of my book.   First, I took photos representing the stages of making iced tea:  tea bags, my yellow pitcher, Sweet ‘n […]

Tea Bags: “Pretty” Colors

Lately, I’ve seen several mixed media projects using tea bag papers as materials.  This was intriguing to me, so I decided to give it a try.  And since I’m a big iced tea drinker, it was no problem to start saving my tea bags. After letting the bags dry, usually 2 at a time, I pulled […]