A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: You can get cheap (and legal! Wink) advertising by donating a challenge prize! Go here for more info.
Total Members: 297,452
Currently Running With Scissors:
425 Guests and 12 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: May challenge - plant deco  (Read 934 times)
Tags for this thread: yard_art  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
imera
« on: May 26, 2010 02:34:41 PM »

Have anyone heard about Christy Nelson's monthly challenge? We get a package every month and then we have until the end to make one craft project with the supplies she provided. It is my first month but I think I did well.
This month we had leather straps, mirrors, floral wire, wreath and styrofoam beads.

I bend the wire into flowers, I blued the leather to the flowers and the mirror, and I put the styrofoam beads into the oven so it would shrink, something I experimented with, hoping it would melt, but it didn't.

I'm not sure what it's called but it's something you add to the plants to decorate it, does anyone know the name of it?


What do you think? It's the first time I have tried to do something like this.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

teapotdnky
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Obomaboe?
Offline Offline

Posts: 6702
Joined: 30-Dec-2004

Craft or Die


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: May 26, 2010 02:53:29 PM »

I love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Pinterest

Guess who's back?
PirateColey
Pirate Owl Ship Captian!
Offline Offline

Posts: 2033
Joined: 19-Jan-2009

Craft hound.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2010 03:04:40 PM »

What cute plant decor!! It looks like something you'd pay a lot of money for at a specialty garden shop. I'm really impressed with what you made out of the given ingredients. Looking at your project and the list... wow. I never would have guessed those were Styrofoam balls... I love challenges like this!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

AGFH
« Reply #3 on: May 26, 2010 08:49:59 PM »

This came out great! It's amazing what you can make from just a few simple supplies.
I really really like the free form look of the flowers.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I was off to save the world....until I was distracted by something shiny.
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Get the Perfect Flush for Medium Complexions
Learn How to Apply Ombre Eye Makeup
Beauty Quickie: How to Remove Nail Polish
Revenge of the Nerds: Makeup Lessons for Gals With Glasses
Beauty Test Lab: Glove Treatment
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Provencal Inspired Quiche
@Home This Weekend: Buzy Bee Activity Chart
Craft Challenge #103 Announced - Foodie Frenzy 2

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.