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CraftyDeJa
« on: September 03, 2009 05:30:40 PM »

First, let me say the I loved many of the entries!! Based on a couple entries I hope I didn't misunderstand the rules as I thought major components had to come from the Dollar Store (didn't know I could use recycled items too). Project might hae been a little different. Oh well, I am very pleased with what I came up with. Here is the first photo of my creation. Sorry for the glare from the sun.



My components were: 1 wine glass
                              1 votive holder (but use a tealight),
                              a few glass marbles
                              a few white rose petals
                              1 champagne bottle decoration.

These items cost me $5 BUT this amount did NOT go into the project ... did not use all of the marbles or petals AND the bottle decoration was free because the groom "outfit" was missing.

Also, put in my own tealight so you could see how it looks when it is lit up (next photo) ..... SIMPLE YET ELEGANT. I hope you all agree!



The only other item used was a little epoxy to hold the votive holder in place and a little hot glue to add the bottom decoration.
« Last Edit: September 03, 2009 05:32:27 PM by CraftyDeJa » THIS ROCKS   Logged

The only purpose of the day job is to buy the craft supplies!! Cheesy  Seriously, I LOVE making personalized crafts. I now have a line of hand-crafted fans and notecards using the Zentangle (R) technique. I have also become a Certified Zentangle Teacher and teach other artforms and techniques.
imxriotxhere
« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2009 06:02:05 PM »

Looks pretty! I wish there were bigger pics, I'm a little hard of seeing:)
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CraftyDeJa
« Reply #2 on: September 03, 2009 06:43:46 PM »

Thank you. I wish they were larger too! Does anyone know how to enlarge a mobile update?
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The only purpose of the day job is to buy the craft supplies!! Cheesy  Seriously, I LOVE making personalized crafts. I now have a line of hand-crafted fans and notecards using the Zentangle (R) technique. I have also become a Certified Zentangle Teacher and teach other artforms and techniques.
imxriotxhere
« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2009 06:46:35 PM »

Oh yikes, I don't know, how did you get them here? What service do you have? Maybe I could help! (hopefully, I really want to see it!!)
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CraftyDeJa
« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2009 07:40:15 PM »

Oh, I used the photo hosting via this site.
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The only purpose of the day job is to buy the craft supplies!! Cheesy  Seriously, I LOVE making personalized crafts. I now have a line of hand-crafted fans and notecards using the Zentangle (R) technique. I have also become a Certified Zentangle Teacher and teach other artforms and techniques.
sunnyskies*4*
« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2009 08:31:59 AM »

They do look cute, but also wish the pics were bigger...
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