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« on: October 14, 2007 01:16:21 PM »

I was looking around the Halloween section this morning and saw black and white photo's request for help with Sugar Skulls (http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=201873.0) and realized that I hadn't gotten mine out from last year and also hadn't posted them.  I made a hundred or so in two sizes for a Craft Night I hosted last October.  We decorated them with icing, sequins, rhinestones, beads, charms, trim scraps and other various things from our supply stashes.  It's a great way to get rid of stuff!  I know I used things I didn't even like before I stuck 'em on a sugar skull.

The medium-sized skulls (plus a favorite):


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And the little ones (with 2 faves):

     

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« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2007 01:21:40 PM »

wow those are really great!! looks like you spent a lot of time on them! good job!
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« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2007 01:42:37 PM »

looool how fun
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« Reply #3 on: October 14, 2007 05:26:30 PM »

Who can't love a sugar skull!! They're gorgeous.
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« Reply #4 on: October 14, 2007 05:35:16 PM »

Thanks everyone!  There were fun, but very time consuming and I'm glad they last and last in a sealed container, so I won't have to do it again anytime soon!
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« Reply #5 on: October 15, 2007 08:25:41 AM »

Thanks everyone!  There were fun, but very time consuming and I'm glad they last and last in a sealed container, so I won't have to do it again anytime soon!
I was wondering if you sealed them with anything
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« Reply #6 on: October 15, 2007 08:51:08 AM »

Thanks everyone!  There were fun, but very time consuming and I'm glad they last and last in a sealed container, so I won't have to do it again anytime soon!
I was wondering if you sealed them with anything

Nope.  Either I got lazy or the directions I used didn't mention it.  Thinking about it, I wouldn't want to change the various sheens on the different components which would make sealing it tricky and since I store them in a Rubbermaid container, I'm not worried about pests.
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« Reply #7 on: November 25, 2007 05:01:13 PM »

OOOh, these are BEAUTIFUL!!! I love love love them! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: November 25, 2007 05:05:22 PM »

OOOh, these are BEAUTIFUL!!! I love love love them! Cheesy

Why, thanks!  I suppose it's time that they went back in there container so I can put up my winter holiday decorations, eh?
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