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« on: February 17, 2010 11:59:30 AM »


I created this shrine using an old clock frame, a ballerina from a music box with a faux flower petal skirt, some scrapbook paper and some teeny handmade books:



It's about 2 1/2 by 3 1/2 inches.  Another view:



I keep her at my desk at work and she's a nice reminder that there's more to my life than my mostly uninspiring job.

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2010 12:26:23 PM »

wow, I love this!  it's a very creative use of materials.  from the photos I didn't realize it was so small, that makes it even better.  I just love tiny things  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2010 12:44:43 PM »

Simply fabulous!
I have a stash of ballerinas, now I know what to do with them. Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2010 01:24:19 PM »

How cool!  As a school librarian I think I need to have a book Goddess shrine too.  Thanks for the inspiration and ideas.
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