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« on: April 01, 2011 05:39:01 PM »

My first entry so please be kind Smiley

I can't post photos yet, so here are the links

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To make the curly bits, I cut Popsicle sticks into strips, soaked them in water overnight to make them pliable and than wrapped them around various jars, cans, pens, Russian stacking dolls, anything really. After drying overnight I unwrapped my curly Popsicle sticks.

I had a cheap plastic mask that I covered with fun paper and placed my sticks. Oh I guess I painted them first. After everything was placed it was missing something so I pulled out the glitter and pom poms. The mask is edged with pipe cleaners and the stick holding it is Popsicle sticks as well.

I hope you like it.
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« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2011 05:49:15 PM »

My first entry so please be kind Smiley

I can't post photos yet, so here are the links

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http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h303/LudyMe/125.jpg

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http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h303/LudyMe/126.jpg
http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h303/LudyMe/128.jpg


To make the curly bits, I cut Popsicle sticks into strips, soaked them in water overnight to make them pliable and than wrapped them around various jars, cans, pens, Russian stacking dolls, anything really. After drying overnight I unwrapped my curly Popsicle sticks.

I had a cheap plastic mask that I covered with fun paper and placed my sticks. Oh I guess I painted them first. After everything was placed it was missing something so I pulled out the glitter and pom poms. The mask is edged with pipe cleaners and the stick holding it is Popsicle sticks as well.

I hope you like it.

very cool!  The technique to bend the popsicle sticks you used is sort of the same technique they used to use to make barrels :-)  Your mask is lovely! 
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2011 08:32:30 AM »

very pretty!
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« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2011 11:52:02 AM »

You should have a popsicle stick masquerade party!
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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2011 03:27:31 PM »

Reminds me of the ballroom scene in Labrynth Smiley
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oh my goodness, this is so fun!  very mardi gras Cheesy
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