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« on: August 02, 2014 02:52:04 PM »

It's always a happy day when you discover something you forgot you had, and it's a phenomenal day when you immediately use that long-stashed item. That's what happened with this lovely mini Spring Flowers kit I received from Alpha Stamps. The background papers are all Alpha Stamps, and I scrounged a little deeper in the paper bin and found some bird images. That was combined with a nest, vintage toothpick fan, wire, trim, paperclay eggs, and two wooden bits to make a pretty altered tin.





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« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2014 03:44:45 PM »

I love this, especially the wiry wings and the way you attached them on the back.
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« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2014 07:32:53 PM »

Birds are so beautiful and you really did them justice here! I love the wings, too. And look at all those tiny seed beads you glued around the edge!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2014 06:12:15 AM »

So pretty! I love the colors.
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« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2014 07:25:51 AM »

So pretty and dainty - I especially love the wire work wings!
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« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2014 07:58:46 AM »

This is so sweet, and the wings are AWESOME!
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« Reply #6 on: August 06, 2014 06:06:44 PM »

This is incredible! Did you fashion those wings yourself? Very cool. And I'm really in love with the colors you used. That pink and turquoise are beautiful together.
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« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2014 12:13:39 PM »

The toothpick fan is my favorite thing!  It set up your entire color scheme!  Love all the different elements and tiny things: beads, a bit of tulle, the eggs, the trim...lovely work
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