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Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Christmas Ornaments


Couple of Christmas ornaments that I did.  First attempt at making ornaments and I'm really excited with how they turned out.  Both were painted with acrylics then embossed with UTEE and some glitter was added to make it a little more festive.  The trunk on the Xmas tree is Flower Soft (I think there might be another name for it).  Hope my partner likes them as much as I do.
Snowflake Ornament

Xmas Tree Ornament

Monday, November 7, 2011

Mystery Card - Altered

On ATC_Fun a Mystery Item was sent out with a card.  I altered the card a bit for the 2nd part of the challenge.
Mystery Card before

Mystery Card altered

Merry Moos

Here are some Merry Moos I created for a swap I'm in.

Thursday, November 3, 2011

TP Rolls



I made these for a swap I was in, the theme was red, black, cream and tan.  I'm extremely happy with the way they turned out.  Especially considering I had never done them before.
Front

Back

Journal Pages

Some of my favorite journal pages.





Charms

Some more charms that I have made for previous swaps.

Christmas Dangle for ATC_Fun swap

Christmas Hearts for ATC_Fun swap

Halloween Domino Charm

Memory Glass Charms

My son the artist

This is a picture that my fabulous son drew and colored when he was 8 years old.  What an artist he is.

Steampunk charms 2

This is the second set of charms I made.  I embossed some Vintaj pieces with a Tim Holtz folder, alcohol inked them, the sanded them down for depth.
Front side

Back side

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Steampunk Charms





Here's some pics of some Steampunk Charms that I needed to make for a swap I'm in on a yahoo group.  This is the first set of 8 that I needed to make.  They are washers that I picked up from a hardware store.  On the front I used alcohol inks to give it some spunk, then I put some tiny clock pieces on with glossy accents.   On the backside I glued paper then used glossy accents to seal it in.  I needed some way to add a clasp so I decided to run some wire in and around, I think it gives it the final touch.  Hope the players are as happy with them as I am.
  
Close up of the front
Closeup of the back