Monday, 15 June 2015

Travel Adventure for Calico Craft Parts

Hi everyone and thanks so much for stopping by here today!
I am super excited as in about 3 weeks time I will be off to Australia for 7 weeks to spend time with my grandchildren. Today I am sharing a little travel album I made for the occasion.
Here is a sneak peek:
Full details can be found on the Calico Craft Parts blog, would love to know what you think...
Thanks for visiting like always


Annie said...

Absolutely gorgeous us Astrid. A real treasure to write your journal notes and keep memorabilia of your time spent with your grandchildren.
I love the calico craft parts....they had the perfect finishing touch to projects

Tfs and best wishes
Annie x

Adriana B said...

beautiful sneaky pesky, you have a great time, and safe travels to Aussie land. Enjoy, but it is going to be very cold. off to go and see the rest :)

Valerie-Jael said...

Wonderful album, have fun in Australia! Valerie

suziqu's thread works said...

Hello Dear Astrid,
What a gorgeous little travel journal you have made for your trip to Australia! It is such a sweet and small size to take with you.
It would be so wonderful to meet you here in my country but if my memory serves me well then it will be to Perth that you will be going???? Perhaps you can let me know. If so that will be like you living a million miles away! I live on the far south coast of Australia in New South Wales by the beach - in fact 8 k inland from the sea on a beautiful treed property on a small creek which runs through our property.
I'm sure you are getting very excited about the coming event and wish you a most wonderful time here
with your gorgeous grandchildren.
xox Suzy

chrissie said...

This is wonderful Astrid. I am sure you are finding it difficult to think of much at all with the wonderful trip coming up. The journal will be full of happy things for sure.

Love Chrissie xx

brenda said...

Oh you must be so excited Astrid, have a lovely time. And a great creation again.

B x

Maryann Laursen said...

An absolut outstanding and fabulous creation here again Astrid, and I soooooooooooo love it. Sooo beautiful in every little detail. You are a true master with these albums Astrid.
Have a wonderful trip and enjoy the time with your lovely family Down Under.

Redanne said...

I have such wonderful memories of visiting Perth and Sydney - I would be beside myself with excitement if I were going again too! Your album is just perfect Astrid, beautifully vintage with lots of your wonderful finishing touches - I just love that vintage card and the galleon is pretty special too. Hugs, Anne xx

Anneke said...

Just a a look.
It looks amazing Astrid. Love every bit of it.
Very vintage. Thanks for inspiring me Anneke

Patty O'Malley said...

Fantastic details on your album, Astrid! Love it!

froebelsternchen said...

You are such a master with these albums always.. this one is amazing in every little detail again!
Have a good flight and enjoy every minute with your grandchilds in Down Under.
Wish you a wonderful time with them!

Pamellia said...

Wow Astrid, seven weeks, that's amazing!! You are going to have such a wonderful time! Off I go to see your album. hugs :)

Kathy Bradley said...

7 weeks with the grands will be awesome fun, I'm sure. And, 7 weeks in Australia would be amazing in and of itself.

Meggymay said...

Its a gorgeous album to store the memories you will be having. I imagine you have the days all counted till you board the plane.

experiments in paper said...

WOW - great make!! Have left you some love on the Calico Craft Parts blog - but want to tell you here that I will definitely go into an Astrid-deficit whilst you are gone for 7 weeks! How wonderful that you will have that time with your grandchildren, though!! Safe travels, friend - xxx Lynn

Inkypinkycraft said...

a gorgeous project xxx

Marisa Job said...

Another beautiful creation!! I can't wait to hear about your time in Australia with your grandkids!! You are going to have a great time with them!!

Terry said...

I am off to check this beauty out! Astrid,you will have such a wonderful time with your little darlings! Enjoy the day! Hugs!

Dorthe said...

Dear Astrid, I believe your wonderful album, will soon be filled with sweet memories, from your family vacation, and from being with your lovely granddaughters.
I also believe you will be here, many times before you are off, so I will wait to say and happy travel!!

Felix the Crafty Cat said...

Been over for a peek, love it, Angela xXx

Unknown said...

Fabulous, Astrid! Bon Voyage!! XOXO-Shari

Deb Riddell said...

How wonderful Astrid! What a fabulous place to keep all those precious memories, have a wonderful trip!

Ink Art Designs said...

This is perfect for your trip Astrid. You are going to have a lot of memories and adventures tucked away in it in no time! I think this travel journal is going to be a treasured piece for some time.
Dot x

Julia Aston said...

Went and took a peek! what a beautiful place to keep all of the memories I'm sure you will accumulate while visiting the Grands - how lovely that you can visit there for so long a time !! Julia xx

Margaret Mifsud said...

Your travel booklet is stunning Astrid!! Love that you left the little wooden shapes raw .. perfect!! I know you will fill this with oodles of wonderful memories of your trip! xx

butterfly said...

Such a great travel album over at CCP - it's delicious!
Alison xx

Paper Profusion said...

How many sleeps are there to go? Brilliant project Astrid as always and beautifully embellished too. Nicola x

Unknown said...

Beautiful project! Xx

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