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1  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Forest enchantment within an Altoid tin on: Today at 05:19:34 AM
Made this for a swap. for a small piece, it sure took me awhile! I ordered a horse from the internet and painted her over. The unicorn horn is a toothpick. the wings are from a moth I found dried up on the attic windowsill. I looked for several hours for such a moth and thought I might find dozens. so when I got just one, I was sooo nervous that I would ruin the wings while glueing them on.

I melded together numerous blue, grey, and white embroidery flosses and created the waterfall at the left... did not get such a good pic of that, tho...

The above pic shows the simple lid of the tin. I covered it with fabric, then let one bit show thru by covering that with a piece of sycamore bark with its  typical hole in the middle. I am obsessed with creating things with sycamore bark!

I had such fun choosing mini branches as I wandered my property. I had one that would have been the most stunning tree evar but its branches were so numerous that I could not put enuf others in to create a real forest feel.
thanks for looking!!
2  MORE ART, LESS CRAFT / More Art, Less Craft: Completed Works / Morning music from a "dear" lady... on: Today at 05:08:16 AM
Created this piece for a recent swap. It was my first attempt at using dots only... no lines anywhere. It was mesmerizing to do and I loved working on it. I am pleased with the results. I feel I can create a whole new feel with dots, after using just lines all my life!





3  Craft Swaps / ACTIVE SWAPS WHERE SIGN-UP PERIOD HAS CLOSED / Re: Whimsical Shrine Swap (SU CLOSED, SO 8/11) on: July 30, 2014 07:21:11 PM
l pick up this project daily and do about half an hour at a time. Can't wait to see the parts come together.
4  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Re: ONGOING ATC SWAP - JULY 2014 - Gallery on: July 30, 2014 07:19:14 PM
love the bubbly effect of all those green and blue dots!
5  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Re: Whimsical Shrine Gallery on: July 26, 2014 04:11:06 PM
I can understand why you had doubts about that shrine. I would have. It takes guts (no pun intended. Really!!) to make such an unusual piece. But often those are the ones that really rock and yours surely does!
6  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / The Swap Gallery / Re: Whimsical Shrine Gallery on: July 26, 2014 02:56:22 PM
Holy Moly that is one unique piece! Very very cool. I must know if the words dissected frog were actually in your wish list....  So unusual to have it made out of all fabricky stuff. Well done and a great start to the gallery!!!
7  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / New Swap Theme Ideas / Re: Ongoing ATC Swap Discussion Thread for 2014! on: July 26, 2014 12:20:25 PM
Ok so I knew I'd been away from swapping for a long time (life just got too hectic) but I had no idea till I looked at my profile that it had been since Jan of 2013 for my last swap.  Can't wait to get back into it and I have always loved the ATC swaps so I'm happy I decided to start here.   Can't wait to start swapping again.   Grin
wooo hooo!  welcome back
8  Craft Swaps / ACTIVE SWAPS WHERE SIGN-UP PERIOD HAS CLOSED / Re: Crafted Notecards Round 3 (signups 7/14-7/24 sendouts August 15) on: July 26, 2014 09:40:20 AM
Woohoo!!!  A-stalking I will go!

hee hee, same here, pardner...
9  Craft Swaps / ACTIVE SWAPS WHERE SIGN-UP PERIOD HAS CLOSED / Re: Whimsical Shrine Swap (SU CLOSED, SO 8/11) on: July 26, 2014 09:39:29 AM
yeah, wanna see those  pics!!!  working on mine at the job when my patient is napping.
10  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: My Son's Blanket on: July 23, 2014 07:13:45 PM
gorgeous!! but I totally cringed when I read the word garbage bag. It belongs on a pedastal or something.
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