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« on: December 10, 2016 11:31:39 AM »

I was in the ornament swap and was inspired to make some wood slice ornaments! I've been wanting to make some and this got me to actually get going.

I was lucky to have a piece of cedar that was already peeled, sanded, and kiln dried, and ready to be cut into slices! I also had some juniper that I had cut down this fall, so I used a couple pieces of that. That turned out to be a little buggy, so I treated it with some borax and kept it for myself.

Here are the finished products...

First is the cedar piece I made for my swap partner...

And the other side...


And here are the rest that I will keep or give to family!

And the other side...(these are glittery!)


These were done by using a standard craft wood burner tool and some acrylic craft paint. I used little screw eye hooks and ribbon to hang with. I got inspiration for the images from Pinterest and some adult coloring books Wink .
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« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2016 11:36:38 AM »

Those are all so wonderful! Such rustic beauty!
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« Reply #2 on: December 10, 2016 12:10:32 PM »

So beautiful!  You make me want to pull out my wood burning tool again.  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: December 10, 2016 07:44:01 PM »

Beautiful addition of colour!
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« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2016 07:01:42 AM »

Gorgeous! We've been watching a lot of Bob Ross videos lately so the mountains and snowy tree scenes are my faves but they are all super nice. The mushrooms, tee hee hee, keyoot! Grin
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« Reply #5 on: December 11, 2016 09:05:59 AM »

I love the mountain one, with the touch of blue sky and the heartwood sun!
great gifts, your friends and family are lucky!
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« Reply #6 on: December 12, 2016 12:08:22 AM »

Thanks everyone! They were really fun and easy to make! I've been wanting some more rustic ornaments, but they are so pricey! I had all the supplies so I finally just went for it!
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« Reply #7 on: December 12, 2016 01:45:17 PM »

These are fantastic! It's really beautiful how the rings on the first ornament look like the sun.
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« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2016 12:36:33 PM »

Love these! I especially like the mountains with snowflakes. Makes me smile.
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« Reply #9 on: December 15, 2016 08:49:59 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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