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Friday, March 21, 2014

EZ-De's Faux Quilt Square

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I have been so excited to be part of Ann Butler's Design Team.  Love the stamps from both Kelly Crafts and Unity!  This Craft ink that not only works great on paper and fabric, but are in wonderful colors.  Today I have created a frame-able Log Cabin quilt block.  Let's get started.

Unity Stamps Doily Picnic
Kelly Craft EZ-De's 1" Rail Fence Set A
Clearsnap Ann Butler's Crafter's Ink
Connie Crystal Crystal Sheet White
Art Glitter Dries Clear Adhesive
Worldwin Papers Treasures Honeydew

These are the two sets of stamps I used.  I picked the square out of the Doily Set I wanted to use and stamped it in yellow.  I just guessed on center and came close.

 Next I picked the shortest rail and stamped around the square.
I then got the next longer rail and stamped around the images.
I stamped the longest rail for the final layer.  I then trimmed the paper to have a slight edge.  I used a paint brush and the pink ink to edge the "quilt block".
I added color to the Prima blank flowers to give them color to match.  I added a crystal sheet bit for the flower center.  I assembled the flower using Art Glitter adhesive. This was added last to the project.
I mounted it on Worldwin Treasures in Honeydew.  I used the dry paint brush to apply a little ink around the the image.  I also cut the crystal sheet in single strips and attached to the stamped quilt for my "stitching". The flower was added and it is now ready to frame!  I mounted it on SmoothFoam for now and may put it in a scrapbook dimensional frame!
Thanks for checking this out!  Hope you will check out all the projects on Ann's Blog! Until later, happy creating!  Leave me some love in the comment section!

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Fun With Dazzle It

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I have had to opportunity to play with this fun new product from Dazzle-It!  They make fun chains for jewelry making in new trendy colors!  This is what I did with some of the purple chain!  I didn't want to just use it as a chain so I incorporated the chain into the design. I had two different sizes of chain so used the larger gauge for the chain and the smaller gauge for the design.
I had the key and added the chain with some lovely Connie Crystal beads.  I love this chain!  Love the color mixed with  the gold.    Now a closer look!
I love that the key had it's built in "catch" to hold the key.
I used the chain as the connector to the key! I just love the bling!
Hope you liked what I did with Dazzle-It!  I really enjoyed getting to play with this product! Make sure and visit ALL the blogs today!

Friday, March 7, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

Art Glitter Stunning Shirt!

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For our designer blog hop we are sharing a technique we love/project.  This is a great project for a class or just for friends getting together.  I bought this shirt at Christopher & Banks.  It is just a winter shirt,not a holiday shirt.  It had a little bling already going on, but if you know me, a little is NEVER enough!
 I added a lot of Art Glitter ALL over!  Created the look of snow/ice on the roof, you know, like I have had IRL all winter!!!  It really adds a lot.  With the special Designers Dries Clear Fabric Glue it is just fab and will not wash away!

 I really blinged up the bird!  Just love this shirt!
You can do this for any season, any theme and any time of year!  What is great, people can bring their own shirt and make it sparkle!  LOVE Art Glitter!

Happy Creating!
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