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shiftychica
« on: October 08, 2005 01:51:58 AM »

I admit it, this isn't an original idea--I was inspired by katiekat82's own project (rather more professional-looking, I must say).  Take a look at it here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=52712.0

So here's my version.  I printed off some Gil Elvgren pics from the internet and used Mod Podge to decoupage them onto a metal lunch box I bought at Michael's.  A little ribbon bow and it made a nice package for my friend's birthday present.  Let me know what you think!

The front...





...and the back.

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She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain.
eirinnkelly
« Reply #1 on: October 08, 2005 03:02:22 AM »

that's so cute! i never knew mod podge worked on metal, i'll have to try that
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« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2005 05:08:03 PM »

that rocks. i've seen those white lunch boxes screaming out for something on the shelves of michaels and always wondered what could be done. very nicely done.
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LoveNTheOcean
« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2005 08:47:25 PM »

 Shocked Shocked Shocked !!!!!I AM SO MAKING A JOHNNY DEPP LUNCH BOX!!!!! Grin Grin Grin
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shiftychica
« Reply #4 on: October 09, 2005 01:44:16 AM »

that's so cute! i never knew mod podge worked on metal, i'll have to try that

Just sand the metal down some so that it will stick better.

BTW, cute rabbit!  In fact, it looks like the one that belongs to the friend I gave this to.  Smiley
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eirinnkelly
« Reply #5 on: October 09, 2005 05:41:41 PM »

that's so cute! i never knew mod podge worked on metal, i'll have to try that

Just sand the metal down some so that it will stick better.

BTW, cute rabbit!  In fact, it looks like the one that belongs to the friend I gave this to.  Smiley

Thanks! his name's dooley Smiley
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pumplet
« Reply #6 on: October 09, 2005 08:22:07 PM »

What a fab lunchbox, I am such a fan of the pin-up art!  Cheesy I LOVE the middle pic on the back - makes me wonder why I dont feed more parrots in my sexy underwear...   Grin lol
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