A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News 05/06/14: Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
Total Members: 297,488
Currently Running With Scissors:
603 Guests and 36 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Cruelty Free Butterfly Display  (Read 812 times)
Tags for this thread: craft_challenge_96_entries  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
MissingWillow
Global Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 9358
Joined: 31-May-2010


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: March 03, 2014 09:22:13 AM »

I made this display for jo_mama for the Ongoing Wish round 100 swap.  I was inspired by something on her wish list: a crafted butterfly taxidermy shadow box.  This is what I came up with. 



And since she listed Breaking Bad as one of the things she loves in her wish list, I had to come up with a few references to the show in some of the butterfly latin names.   Smiley



Here's a link to the OWS 100 gallery - http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=430467.msg5151416#msg5151416
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Farm Life Blog  
I'm a shepherd and have raw fleece.  PM me if you want to swap for some.

Craftster has gone mobile!  Read all about it here
kwality570
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2505
Joined: 13-Aug-2006


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2014 09:44:50 AM »

Very clever!  I love it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

HSG
Global Moderator
Glass Crafts Moderator
Guest Blogger

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 10198
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

Margaritas & Facial Masks


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2014 10:17:33 AM »

So pretty and delicate looking. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Online Online

Posts: 26446
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: March 03, 2014 10:27:08 AM »

Such a great idea you had! I love this.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
MissingWillow
Global Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 9358
Joined: 31-May-2010


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2014 10:49:00 AM »

Thanks so much!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Farm Life Blog  
I'm a shepherd and have raw fleece.  PM me if you want to swap for some.

Craftster has gone mobile!  Read all about it here
suereal
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Im not crazy about reality, but its still the only place to get a decent meal-Groucho Marks
Offline Offline

Posts: 6898
Joined: 20-Apr-2010

Only the curious have something to find.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2014 11:31:30 AM »

I love this!  I like taxidermy but only when it's fake Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

To all past swap partners....If something I made you fell apart in some way, it would be helpful to me if you PMed me and told me about it.  Sometimes, I try new things, and if they fail, it helps me to know
wendiek
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2781
Joined: 29-Nov-2007

Creativity is a gift! Wrap it up and give it away.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2014 11:58:13 AM »

Oh yes, I want one!! So beautiful and smart! Love it!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged
MissingWillow
Global Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 9358
Joined: 31-May-2010


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2014 12:02:55 PM »

 Smiley  Thank you!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Farm Life Blog  
I'm a shepherd and have raw fleece.  PM me if you want to swap for some.

Craftster has gone mobile!  Read all about it here
Killam Creative
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 537
Joined: 03-Jan-2011


View Profile WWW
« Reply #8 on: March 04, 2014 05:23:37 AM »

Neat! I love your idea with the names - so clever!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

You don't make it with your hands.
You form it with your hands.
You make it with your mind.
                Edgar Tolson, 1971


Pinterest
Blog
Belladune
Fiber Arts Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

crazy crafty momma
Offline Offline

Posts: 12038
Joined: 04-Sep-2008

'darn kids, they were pesky from the start' D. Lee


View Profile WWW
« Reply #9 on: March 04, 2014 01:40:24 PM »

so simply pretty. I also love that it's cruelty free!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
The Hottest Celebrities on the Red Carpet
Recommended Clothes for a Beach Holiday
Alexa Chung and Kate Middleton Wear Many Shades of Blue
The Most Affordable Summer Clothes
Solange Knowles and Jenna Lyons Look Amazing at the Blue Jasmine Premiere
Latest Blog Articles
September 19th - Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Winner of Craft Challenge #102 - Swap & Share 3
September 17, 2014 Featured Projects

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.