Wow! We have three HUGE nature-themed kits for sale, each slightly different. Using Graphic 45's beautiful "Nature's Sketchbook" collection as inspiration, we have selected enough vintage paper, sweet charms, and coordinating embellishments to make multiple paper crafting projects. Your kit is guaranteed to include:
- 3 double-sided G45 scrapbook papers, size 8.5 x 11 inches - at least 16 matching nature-themed titles, journaling cards, and coordinating cut-apart papers from the same Nature's Sketchbook collection (sizes vary from 2 x 3 inches to 6 x 6 inches) - 3 full color VINTAGE folded signature pages from the 1968 printing of Wild Flowers of America (Crown Publishers). Folded, these thick, ivory pages measure about 8.25 x 11.5 inches, twice that when opened. There are 12 beautiful plates all together. - 1 VINTAGE page from American Butterflies and Moths, 1942 printing, Random House. Size about 8 x 11 inches, one side full color, reverse side gray tones. -5 selected pages from a VINTAGE birdwatching guide, size 4.75 x 7.25 inches. These will include one colored-by-hand bird image, 2 uncolored bird images, and 2 pages of birdwatching questions. Estimated age of the book, 1920's, paper lovely but on the thin side. - 5 folded VINTAGE pages from the 1952 publishing of Trees: A Guide to Familiar American Trees, A Golden Nature Guide. Salvaged as signatures, these feature beautiful full-color paintings of trees, leaves, cones, berries, etc. on thick aged paper. There are 20 illustrations with text, folded size 4 x 6 inches. - 5 folded VINTAGE pages from the 1956 publishing of Birds: A Guide to the Most Familiar American Birds, A Golden Nature Guide. Salvaged as signatures, these feature beautiful full-color paintings of birds on thick aged paper. There are 20 full-color painted illustration with text, folded size 4 x 6 inches. -10 additional VINTAGE loose pages from Golden Nature Guides, 5 featuring moths and butterflies and 5 featuring wildflowers. -2 pages from a VINTAGE children's book of songs, thinnish aged paper, date around 1920, double-sided with at least two nature-themed songs. -2 VINTAGE cigarette cards of birds (cardboard, size about 2 x 3 inches) -2 VINTAGE Victorian trade cards (one featuring birds and the other butterflies) -5 VINTAGE German die-cuts of butterflies -3 life-size images of butterflies for fussy-cutting -1 gold Dresden butterfly image -2 gold bird stickers -1 bird mini envelope (3 x 4 inches) -5 squares of cotton fabric, size 5 x 5 inches, featuring bird nests, bird houses, and rustic textures -2 three-ply cocktail napkins picturing bird eggs -1 package of foiled green ferns (7 pieces, Martha Stewart Crafts) -2 lengths of twill trim (4 feet total)
The charm pack for this collection is...well, charming! It includes: a glass butterfly charm, a glass ladybug bead, a porcelain bird bead, three glass leaf beads, 2 feathers, two silk leaves, a dried ecru leaf, a Monarch butterfly (painted feathers, craft-type), a metal ladybug brad on an eyelet leaf, a metal bird feather, a metal butterfly charm, a metal bee charm, a tiny birds nest with eggs, a VINTAGE tin bug pin, an 8 inch length of butterfly twill ribbon, and of course....some extra surprises chosen just for you!
Conservatively, you will receive at least 90 pieces in this wonderful nature-themed kit. This kit is perfect for junk or art journals, ATC's, card making, scrapbooking, or collage. Each kit is individually curated from our extensive collection. We think the variety and beauty of each kit will add a unique touch to all your crafting projects.