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Altered dreams

Altered art by Vera Lucia Emerim. Altered books, card holders,albums, ATC, collage and other mixed media artworks.

Location: Araranguá, Brazil

Sunday, June 25, 2006

Altered Journal Gold and Black

This is altered journal Gold and Black. It is spiral bound, has 90 pages for your journaling, 2 collage pages, 2 pockets, several art tags, 2 ACEOs, and a 4x4 collage. Its size is 5 ½ x 8.
The covers were painted black, decoupaged with modern and vintage images and photo cabinet reprints. They are crackled with the best crackles in the world, the Brazilian Corfix brand. The cover looks like and feel like old porcelain. The crackles were accented with gold ink. There is a bunch of gold and black fibers to embellish the coils.
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Friday, June 23, 2006

Altered Book Halloween

Altered Book Halloween . Pages are done in recycled A4 papers, vintage images, some prints from my original oil paintings, tags, coin envelopes, Brazilian rubber stamps, digital stamps, lots of fibers and 2 candy like skeletons. Cover in porcelain crackles accented with copper ink. It was a really fun book to do. I am 53 but I am just a little girl in my heart and still find wonder in Halloween.
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Monday, June 12, 2006


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Altered Journal

This is a large journal.Its size is 8 inches x 11 inches.The cover was totally made by myself from scratch. The crackles are done with the Brazilian brand Corfix. They are the best.
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Back cover

Friday, June 02, 2006

Altered Book MERMAIDS

Altered book of mermaids took me a long time to create last year. I only found the courage to publish it now. I really don't know why.
It has 12 spreads and I used several backgrounds as faux finishes, papers, napkins and crackles. I used photographs of my original oil paintings.It is embellished with many beads, seashells, digital stamps,stencils, glitter, crochet and crackles. If you want to see it at my eBay store, please click on the title above.