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« on: March 29, 2012 05:26:54 PM »

I made these both for jo_mama in the OWS.

This one is a Altoid Shrine without the lid. I used glitter paper from the scrapbook isle since I could not get a good coverage of loose glitter. I glued on the top brooch and all the rinestones and it took forever! haha. I painted the sweet little Mary figure white with acrylic paints.
 

And this pocket sized one i did from a Mini Altoid tin. I covered the lid with polymer clay, painted it and added a plastic flower. I used the same glitter paper for the inside along with a Virgin sticker i found at the dollar store.



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« Reply #1 on: March 29, 2012 07:15:14 PM »

Audio, those are so beautiful!
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« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2012 08:01:20 PM »

I absolutely love this!  They are so beautiful.  How refreshing to see someone crafting and venerating Our Blessed Mother.  You have spured so many ideas for me.  Thank you for sharing!

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« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2012 01:10:56 AM »

I fell in love with your shrine when I saw it on the swap board. Beautiful!
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« Reply #4 on: March 31, 2012 09:16:18 PM »

It's subtle and glitzy all at the same time! Love the use of the stones and brooch. Great job.
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