Friday, 20 January 2017

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop - Day 2


The hop starts on January 19 at 9am PST and is a progressive hop spanning over 5 days.
Sign up not required...simply join the hop at any time before 5 to midnight PST on January 23 to join the fun!

Find more details here

I was very pleased to be the winner last year - see my last years posts by scrolling down here

My new make last year was this:

 I now have a second make to show you  for 2017...
Each month last year I added to my mixed media calendar, the base of which was a burnt piece of plywood as is the frame to the above. However I left this one unvarnished.

To continue this year I decided to make January a Poe page...

For the two sections I used Smeared Ink stamps with black Stazon stamped over the DP - the pinkish one is a Tim Holtz paper, the orangey one is from a Graphic 45 paper pad.

Happy Crafting!


  1. Love your calendar background and the stamps and papers work so well!

  2. Fabulous colors! What a clever idea this is! xx

  3. Wicked cool page for January Susan, of course you chose your subject matter POEfectly! Thank again for joining our Poe Appreciation Blog Hop with Lost Coast Portal to Creativity!

  4. Everything works so well, love this Susan. What a great idea to do a calendar. Thanks for joining us at the Lost Coast Portal to Creativity :)

  5. Great idea to make a Poe calendar for January. Love the details and all the stamps you have chosen to use.


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