A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News 05/06/14: Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
Total Members: 297,034
Currently Running With Scissors:
640 Guests and 25 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Ephemera kanzashi - first attempt  (Read 1430 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
lovely_gangster
Strawberry Queen
Offline Offline

Posts: 364
Joined: 06-Nov-2005


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: July 15, 2007 06:31:20 AM »

My other partner in the atp swap said she really loved ephemera so I kind of thought i could make a kanzashi brooch out of ephemera.

***I had this idea originally, and if it has been done before, I was not aware.

Anyway, the papers i used were bits of: a map, a chinese physics text book, a 1930's magazine of love stories, origami paper, a hell bank note and some handmade paper.  all of these papers were received by me in swaps.

here it is, i thought it turned out pretty good.  let me know what you think.   Smiley



Anna  Cheesy (lovely_gangster)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

chickpea1030
« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2007 07:03:15 AM »

whoah that is so cool!!
are you gonna do a tute?
THIS ROCKS   Logged
alteredmommy
Swap Moderator
More Art, Less Craft Moderator

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I'm an altered girl, in an altered world....
Offline Offline

Posts: 12841
Joined: 17-Oct-2005

Colour outside the lines!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: July 15, 2007 07:27:25 AM »

I love this!!  good thing I was your partner in the ATP swap and have it in my hot little hands Grin  Its a lovely pin with all the paper variety and sturdier than you would think.  excellent idea!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Craftster Mobile has launched!  Find out more here

Have a Swap Problem?  Please open a HELP DESK ticket!!
Ceiligrrrrl
Offline Offline

Posts: 64
Joined: 25-Jun-2007

A not-so-domestic Diva


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: July 15, 2007 07:28:53 AM »

That is really lovely. A tute would be quite the good thing...
THIS ROCKS   Logged
kaleesi
Craftaholic
Offline Offline

Posts: 3614
Joined: 29-Jan-2005

Rae'Lynn Grace - 5 months old


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: July 15, 2007 08:18:20 AM »

That pin is so cool! The ephema idea was brilliant! Love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I have a gorgeous granddaughter Smiley

Not allowed to craft without supervision Wink
God is big enough.....
ScotSkipper402
« Reply #5 on: July 15, 2007 04:20:37 PM »

Charming!
Toot toot toot  Wink
« Last Edit: July 27, 2007 08:28:00 PM by ScotSkipper402 » THIS ROCKS   Logged

"For what do we exist, but to laugh at our neighbors and be laughed at in our turn?"

My stash of supplies is now Beyond Life Expectancy. I love personal swaps! http://www.wists.com/redmennis
lovely_gangster
Strawberry Queen
Offline Offline

Posts: 364
Joined: 06-Nov-2005


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: July 15, 2007 08:45:44 PM »

Thanks guys!!  If a few more people say they are interested I could possibly write a tutorial (although I've never written one before) but it will probably be a while before I can mak one as I'm very busy at the moment.

Thank you for the comments though.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

TimelessBarbara
« Reply #7 on: July 15, 2007 08:48:42 PM »

Add me to the TUT requesters, I adore Ephemera and just found out what Kanzashi "was" LOL...
THIS ROCKS   Logged
spikelvr44
« Reply #8 on: July 27, 2007 01:58:58 PM »

please do a tut it is beautiful!!!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Top Slow-motion videos
How to Use Light Meters
Repo Men - Watch This Instead
Feeding Your Crew at the Film Set
Avatar Post Team - Episode 4 - The Nuts-n-Bolts
Latest Blog Articles
August 20, 2014 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Faux Cross Stitch Sweatshirt
More Great Crafts Using Cardboard Tubes

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.