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Sunday, May 26, 2013

YAY My 1st Design Team Project 


My very first DT project for eclecticellapu   

The theme was self made flowers ... doesn't matter what you make them from or what you use them for just make them .... how cool is that ... so on to my project 

 I decided I wanted to wear my flowers so I stamped onto some canvas(using stayzon black ink and heat set it with my heat tool)  that i had left over from stretching a canvas to paint on (soooo glad I kept the scraps ... I KNEW I was right NEVER to throw anything away LOL )  then I put the canvas through my big shot using the Tim Holtz die 'Tattered Florals'   Before assembling the Jewellery I coated the flowers (both sides) with Mod Podge to make it much more durable. 
I poked a hole in the center of the 2 flowers and put a brad through ... I used the back of the brads to fasten the flowers to the leather cord ... and the one for the chain I used 1 on the arms of the brads to make a loop to go around the chain .... 

Hope you like what i have done and thank you as always for stopping by 

Tina xxxx

9 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hi its kerrydenyer...these are awesome so pretty and such a good idea x

Sandy Jones said...

Love them sweet x thanks 4 sharing

Naomi (Sugar Brown) said...

Great idea. I never think to make jewelery out of crafting stuff.

Linda Simpson said...

A fabulous idea Tina! Love the flowers you have created!

Hugs
Linda xxx

Congratulations again on your new DT position. xx

Carole said...

Congrats on your new DT position Tina & well done with these gorgeous flowers, they are stunning :) xx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous hun
Lindsay xx

Wendy Bromilow said...

All your work is beautiful, just to let you know I have a swing Chair design kit on Craftsuprint you can print out and make up, your little bootie and Piano are so sweet. Have joined your Blog so won't miss anything now lol. Keep up your hard work xxxx

Patricia said...

Very trendy project Tina. Well done! Who wouldn't be proud to wear these? Beautiful work.
Hugs

Nicky Wilcox said...

Love them flowers fab hun xxx

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