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« on: February 06, 2011 10:13:06 PM »

Spent about 3.50 all together...the clock was 3 bucks and the old disney snack plate was 50 cents...used some hot glue and construction glue...a couple of fresh coats of acrylic paints...and some craft foam bits for the rocket tail...and a new fun Moon clock...



Started to take apart the clock...drilled a hole in the plate to put the clock bits through...



Cut up the house part...glued the plate in place...



Started the base coats of color...on the night sky...and the moon face...



Ta-da...Moon clock...made out of an old clock and end of the road snack kid's plate...a new life fer both...



Covered up the glue globs with some hot pink eco felt...



This pic was just to show how the rocket was made...
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« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2011 11:32:25 PM »

So cute and good use of leftover bits. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2011 12:13:27 AM »

That's so cute! The original clock was ick, but now it's something my kids would fight over to have in their room!
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« Reply #3 on: February 07, 2011 10:27:04 AM »

That's so cute!
I wouldn't have thought to do that, now I'm thinking of the possibilities.
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« Reply #4 on: February 07, 2011 10:34:19 AM »

I love it, from the expression on the moon's face to the sweet little rocket ship!
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« Reply #5 on: February 07, 2011 11:46:40 AM »

I *Love* the little rocket bit!  Nice touch! 
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« Reply #6 on: February 08, 2011 01:37:50 AM »

So cute and super clever!!  I love the rocket too Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: February 08, 2011 02:36:25 PM »

Cute! The rocket is a great touch.  Wink
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« Reply #8 on: February 10, 2011 02:11:50 PM »

Thanks! Grin
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« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2011 04:54:48 PM »

As soon as I saw the thumbnail, I fell in love with it.  I didn't know yet that it is a clock.  The round face looks so sweet and cute. Who wouldn't fell in love with him?  When I learned that it was made into a clock, I thought, wow, such creativity!  Smiley
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« Reply #10 on: February 10, 2011 05:06:53 PM »

That's really cute.  I love the rocket ship.

I'm not sure I shoudl admit to this, but I think I own one of those plates, and it's somewhere at my Mom's house.
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« Reply #11 on: February 11, 2011 09:38:35 PM »

Your clock idea is totally clever!!!  Grin  I love it
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« Reply #12 on: February 13, 2011 02:53:36 AM »

That's amazing ... love how you had two things and looked at them and saw one completely different thing!
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« Reply #13 on: February 17, 2011 07:32:01 PM »

Aww kjlutz...I had a mickey plate and a ET cup that I couldn't go with out when I was a wee one lol  Grin
 
 
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« Reply #14 on: February 24, 2011 12:17:05 PM »

I really love this -- what a fantastic transformation!
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