A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Breaking News: What's with all of the SPAM on Craftster?  Click here to find out what happened!
Total Members: 307,173
Currently Running With Scissors:
409 Guests and 9 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Under the sea matchbox shrine  (Read 908 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Buffy5x5
« on: September 04, 2013 10:34:47 PM »

Hi all,

I am trying to finish this shrine and I'm having trouble coming up with what else I should put in it. As you can see from the picture I have some shells and a message in a bottle. Any ideas what else? I thought of fish, but I don't know how they would look with the octopus  Undecided
« Last Edit: September 04, 2013 10:36:07 PM by Buffy5x5 » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Ratfinkz
Rataholic
Offline Offline

Posts: 1463
Joined: 29-Aug-2007

Animal Mad!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2013 02:42:36 AM »

Starfish, seaweed, pebbles, driftwood, coral, sponge

Just some ideas hope at least one is helpful!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Love Sarah
XXX

Jack of most crafts master of none.

My 12 days of Christmas post

My craft blog. If you are swapping with me be warned this may contain spoilers
http://ratfinkzcrafts.blogspot.co.uk/
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Make All Things, especially from stash
Online Online

Posts: 32979
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all the Things!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2013 06:20:31 AM »

You could decorate the back a bit more with waves and any of the above to give it more depth...then put in your 3-dimensional stuff as suggested above:  driftwood, coral, more shells, maybe some netting, and definitely fish...the octopus looks great so far..it will be a lovely shrine!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Phizzychick
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 11611
Joined: 31-Mar-2005


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: September 05, 2013 12:59:01 PM »

Lovely so far! I think the driftwood idea is great. Maybe some bubbles coming from behind the shells, just so you know something is behind there, but not what Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
How to Style Thick and Wavy Hair to a Square Face
How to Style Coarse Hair for an Oval Face
How to Style Straight Hair for a Square Face
How to Style Fine Hair for a Square Face
How to Match Curly Hair to a Heart Shaped Face
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Star Chandelier
May 4, 2016 Featured Projects
I propose a toast!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.