Posts Tagged ‘matchbox’

More Amazing Matchboxes

In last week’s “Matchbox Mania” article, I showed you some beautifully decorated matchboxes, with the promise of showing you even more amazing matchboxes this week. Here’s a collection of projects that used the matchboxes as mere starting points; these Craftsters were truly thinking “outside the box”. Chicken feet! cackle perched her matchbox up on chicken […]

Matchbox Mania!

They say that good things come in small packages, and after you see these wonderful altered matchboxes, I think you’ll agree! I’ve featured the outsides here; you’ll have to click on the links to see all the goodies each of these Craftsters was able to fit inside. First off, there’s this sweet little Valentine matchbox. […]

Spotlight on: Art Shrines

Most of us are probably familiar with what a shrine is, but what about an art shrine? Art shrines are art tributes to a person, place, theme or idea. They’re usually three dimensional, but can also be flat. If you look in the Craftster tag cloud you’ll find shrine is pretty popular in these parts! […]

Tute Tuesday: Matchbox Suitcase

There are days when I need a vacation…a nice tropical island…maybe Paris. Well, I can’t make it to my tropical island or see the Eiffle Tower just yet, but I can make these clever Matchbox Suitcases to satisfy my jetsetting bug.  Kimbles shows us how to create these adorable miniature suitcases out of matchboxes with […]

Craftster Crush: suereal

This month, our Craftster Crush is suereal! Suereal somehow consistently makes monsters that are both completely weird and completely adorable and endearing, a very difficult mix to get right! And I can’t tell you how many comments I’ve seen talking about how awesome suereal is. That she’s nice, sweet, funny, a great crafter… She really […]