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danibabe99
« on: July 29, 2011 05:22:36 PM »

Hi all, This is my first project I have posted. Hope you all like it.



It is a balsa wood frame painted black and covered in a pretty filigree die-cut scrapbook paper layered with vellum.



I at first tried a candle and found it wasn't bright enough, so I wired a candelabra sized LED in. (Also I found out balsa is extremely flammable! No candles!)



Thanks for looking!

Dani
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« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2011 05:45:25 PM »

I was about to say as I was reading that, FIRE! But glad you decided not to make a pretty bonfire. It's gorgeous, where is it living? Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2011 06:06:27 PM »

Ooh pretty! Smiley Lovely swirly-whirls!
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« Reply #3 on: July 29, 2011 06:32:50 PM »

I love it!!
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« Reply #4 on: July 29, 2011 07:12:23 PM »

That's so pretty, you did an amazing job with it.  I loves it!
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« Reply #5 on: July 29, 2011 10:23:25 PM »

Oh that is lovely! 
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danibabe99
« Reply #6 on: July 31, 2011 10:20:11 AM »

Thanks everyone for the nice comments. I haven't quite decided where to put it. I didn't really need a lamp. Just had inspiration strike.
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« Reply #7 on: August 28, 2011 01:40:20 PM »

that is really pretty!! Thanks for sharing!
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magmunnen
« Reply #8 on: August 31, 2011 05:36:59 AM »

Beautiful!
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« Reply #9 on: October 08, 2011 11:47:45 AM »

 Smiley Smiley Smiley This is beautiful!  You should put it beside your bed, use it to read!
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