May 2020 #areyoubookenoughchallenge: Break

The May 2020 #areyoubookenoughchallenge theme of “Break” inspired the work below.  Thank you to Ashley for keeping the motivation flowing!

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Untitled by Ashley Thayer
“This month’s theme could be interpreted in a variety of ways, but I ended up going with “break” defined as “a pause in work or during an activity or event.” What better way to take a break than with your favorite cuppa?
The simple accordion fold book was stained with tea and topped off with an official looking tooled leather tag, nesting in a vintage teacup circa 1880. This was created after an unwanted weeks-long break from being in my studio which I dearly missed!!”