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« on: December 08, 2013 11:54:38 AM »

Do you ever just wake up and think, "I need to make something today."? I did, just this morning. I didn't want to just start something, I wanted to spend a little time in the craft room and make a little project, start to finish.

So, a Christmas ornament. I used a small 2" round tin, some scrapbook paper, micobeads, faux pearls, some tinsel, a few rhinestone stars, and a bottlebrush tree and a little vintage plastic Santa.


The snow on the bottom is Apoxie Sculpt clay with microbeads pushed into it. The clay is so great to use because I just simply pushed the tree and the Santa into it and it holds them in place. 


Not a lot to it, but I love its sweet, simple vintage look. And it looks great on the tree.  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2013 12:28:25 PM »

This is so very cute! The tiny Santa really makes it fun, too. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2013 01:05:44 PM »

This is splendid! Smiley Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2013 01:06:12 PM »

Loving those micro beads! Where'd you get your tiny Santa? So cute.
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« Reply #4 on: December 08, 2013 02:32:40 PM »

Loving those micro beads! Where'd you get your tiny Santa? So cute.

Thanks!

I got the Santas from this shop on etsy. Looks like they don't have any more of the teeny tiny ones, but they do have the larger size (which are still pretty small.)
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« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2013 04:19:12 PM »

Teeny tiny!! This is so cute. It will look adorable hanging on your tree. Good idea to push the  micro beads into the clay like that. It looks so snowy!
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« Reply #6 on: December 08, 2013 06:21:08 PM »

Super cute! I love it!  Wink
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« Reply #7 on: December 08, 2013 06:37:33 PM »

Perfectly adorable. Any tree would be lucky to have him!
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« Reply #8 on: December 09, 2013 05:17:27 PM »

I love this so much! That tiny Santa is a great find. The micro beads are perfect for snow!
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« Reply #9 on: December 10, 2013 07:00:44 AM »

This is adorable!! Love the tiny Santa and tree, and love the vintage look!!
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« Reply #10 on: December 10, 2013 07:18:21 AM »

Thanks, y'all! We're traveling at Christmas this year, so we don't have a real tree up, but this does look cute on my 3" silver tinsel substitute tree. Cheesy
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« Reply #11 on: December 10, 2013 07:55:50 AM »

GAH! So stinking cute!
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« Reply #12 on: December 10, 2013 08:31:51 AM »

Very nice.  I love the little tiny Santa
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« Reply #13 on: December 10, 2013 10:12:57 AM »

Loving those micro beads! Where'd you get your tiny Santa? So cute.

Thanks!

I got the Santas from this shop on etsy. Looks like they don't have any more of the teeny tiny ones, but they do have the larger size (which are still pretty small.)

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« Reply #14 on: December 14, 2013 04:40:55 PM »

I just like this so dang much.
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« Reply #15 on: December 19, 2013 03:22:28 PM »

Utterly adorable.  Cheesy
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« Reply #16 on: December 20, 2013 12:54:33 PM »

 That is adorable, I have to pin it!
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