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« on: April 30, 2011 05:34:21 AM »

I just read about the potential to provide submissions to CHA through Craftster and thought, why not.  I recently made this assemblage piece with all kinds differnt recycled items, found objects and interesting craft supplies.  I was inspired by my vintage Spirofoil and score of watch parts.  When I posted this on my blog last month, I receieved the most hits I have had ever. I can't tell you how much that affirmed my creative spirit.  As a new altered artist it is so nice to gain feedback.










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« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2011 05:51:09 AM »

pretty cool! ive been thinking of making something like this or a curio cabinet type idea. but i have to get my craft room in order so i have somewhere to hang it
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« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2011 06:44:09 AM »

Oh! Very nice! Rocked it Grin   I especially like the flowers - Shiny, pretty and technical Roll Eyes May I ask, what kind of material did you use to make them?
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« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2011 06:49:07 AM »

Wow... this reminds me so much of I SPY!
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« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2011 08:54:04 AM »

I love this!  Rocked it and faved Grin
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« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2011 10:24:55 AM »

I love love love this.  I have looked at it several times and every time I see something different that I didn't see before.  I love things like that.  You have a new experience every time you view it.  Awesome.
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« Reply #6 on: April 30, 2011 12:47:24 PM »

Thanks for "rockin" my project, how sweet!  The flowers are made from Spirofoil.  It is a vintage craft supply I found at an antique show.  I have since discovered some similar craft foils on the market.  The flowers were cut with Tim Holtz's Tattered Floral die, colored with inks, embossed then assembled.  I do have mega details on my site about the project.

Again, thanks for showing me some love!

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« Reply #7 on: May 04, 2011 08:22:21 AM »

Oh goodness, I really love this!
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« Reply #8 on: May 14, 2011 12:38:58 AM »

Really beautiful, I love the different things you added to it. And it's wonderful that you got so many hits Cheesy
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