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« on: April 13, 2009 12:41:28 PM »

Recently I've finished two little paper projects  Grin
First one is covering an old tea box. I covered this box with scrapbooking papers I found here ( http://summertimedesigns.blogspot.com/2009/03/sweet-springtime-kit.html ). I loved the paper and the little bird, especially. It was an easy, untiring job but the result was very satisfying Smiley I think I will never drop such boxes again! It looks very stylish and decorative with these scrapbooking papers.



The second project was very enjoyable and satisfying, too. I made a frame for a photo of me and my family out of old magazines. I found Rolled Magazine Project here ( http://www.homemadesimple.com/en_US/homemavens.do?contentId=sep08 ) and what I can say about rolling plus these info is that it is important to create similar rolls. You can do this with the help of a pencil. And don't roll from the edges, roll from the corners so that they will be very colorful.





Thanks for looking  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2009 12:55:56 PM »

Both projects are very cute!  Sometimes it's fun to do something simple and straightforward.  Well, OK, for me, it's always good to do something simple and straightforward.

You did an excellent job.  Love the bird.
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« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2009 01:16:21 PM »

zcrafter, you're very right! Smiley No matter how much I like to see the result of a new project, I don't have the patience. That's why I enjoy tiny and tireless crafts Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 13, 2009 02:56:58 PM »

very, very cute! i love the bird paper!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2009 09:54:59 AM »

Very nice projects.  I really like the frame.   Quick projects are definitely sometimes the best.  Good job.
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« Reply #5 on: April 15, 2009 05:46:39 PM »

I love the tea box! Its very pretty. The frame idea is cool too, I love quick projects, its nice to have the instant result.
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« Reply #6 on: April 21, 2009 08:08:13 AM »

i love that bird! Did you use a die cut machine for the bird cut out?
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« Reply #7 on: April 22, 2009 05:40:00 PM »

I love how both of them look! Great ideas!
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« Reply #8 on: April 24, 2009 02:52:16 PM »

thanks a lot!
wonderwoman1976, I only used scissors to cut the bird Wink
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« Reply #9 on: April 24, 2009 03:39:23 PM »

great job!!
You got such a smooth cut! Looks machine made!
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