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« on: August 14, 2014 05:56:22 AM »

I made this shrine for PerfectlyBohemian in the Whimsical Shrine swap.
I found this little cupboard thingy at Goodwill. Here is what it looked like after I took the doors off and gave it a bit of primer.


Here it is finished:


The twigs are dead fall from my dogwood trees. The flowers are raw brass stampings enameled with nail polish, the little eggs are felted, papers are G45.




I also made little bird cards that I tucked into the drawer, but because 'out of sight is out of mind' I forgot to take pictures of them. Ah, well!
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« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2014 06:43:58 AM »

I really love my shrine, Cackle!! Here are some pictures I took of the cards the night I got home with it:





I can take some nicer ones outside over the weekend when there is daylight if you would like Smiley I don't have a light box for taking pictures, so that is my preferred method usually.
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« Reply #2 on: August 14, 2014 06:56:59 AM »

Beautifully done...so much detail and I love reading the process and what you used...the velvet ribbon and the lace are just gorgeous!

I also love the cards...what a lovely find in the drawer!
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« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2014 07:05:55 AM »

Beautiful, cackle! The cards are the icing on the cake. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2014 07:52:57 AM »

Oh my goodness!  This is so wonderful. Love the twigs at the top.
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« Reply #5 on: August 14, 2014 08:38:49 AM »

So lovely!
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« Reply #6 on: August 14, 2014 08:59:36 AM »

This is beautiful cackle! And the cards are wonderful too.
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« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2014 11:25:22 AM »

Love the papers you used. This turned out great!
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« Reply #8 on: August 14, 2014 11:38:18 AM »

Thank you lovely ladies!
And PerfectlyBohemian, thank you for taking pics of the bird cards....you did a great job!
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What a lucky partner!  Gorgeous as always.
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