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Round two - fight!

Welcome to round two - the rest of my uni books!

This first one was inspired by A Beautiful Mess - so I chopped up a couple of magazines to get my triangles.

Purple Triangles Front cover


Purple triangles back cover


All in all, it's bright and cheerful so I quite like it, even if I did accidentally didn't cut some triangles straight so they don't fit together overly well, but you don't really notice that.

Purple triangles covers


That brings us to the final book - surprisingly enough, the first one I actually put together.

Retro front cover


Retro covers


That's actually not my subject's name, believe it or not. I ran out of "d"'s and "u"'s in the stickers.  I figured "intro" was a decent enough substitution for "induction"...

The colour, in real life isn't anywhere near as washed out, but you get the idea.  By the way, all of my books are covered in two layers of homemade modpodge - so I don't end up with ruined books if a drop of rain gets on them.  Takes a while to dry and does cause the books to warp a little bit, but nothing heavy book didn't fix.

See you Friday!
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