My first grandchild was born on February 9th this year …. so I at least had begun a bright pink (yes we all knew she was a girl) wreath made from 3 $Dollerama feather boas wrapped around an old wooden wreath and secured with hot glue.
I finally finished it off with some foam letters, pink hearts and a few pink chicks, which are blindingly overtaken by the brightness of the pink feathers… the black dots are the chicks’ eyes ………. maybe I’ll try adding a contrasting colour of chicks one day….
a music page wreath, an altered clock (inspired by ——————), a $7 full-length, Walmart mirror with white painted wood added to frame and a mirror (from the mid-seventies) that lost it’s frame ~ redone..
an old novelty yarn scarf, wrapped around a plumbers pipe insulation wreath (no, I tried the craftblog tips, but I still couldn’t get rid of the kinks!!!) with an assortment of flowers I made while experimenting with felt..
I had some old wide-woven material lying around, so I decided to try one of the methods used for the popular burlap wreaths circulating on craftblogs about a year ago. I accordian-folded and then threaded rectangular cuts of the material … Continue reading →
This consists of lightweight scrap paper, similar tones, some of it unbleached packing paper from new shoes shoeboxes, new backpacks, etc (that I have saved for a number of years until I decided what to do with) torn into squares … Continue reading →
I had a whack of $store balloons, but unfortunately they were all assorted sizes, meaning it was not really do-able to neatly arrange the balloons…. so I pinned and made do. I imagine that after a while, these balloons will … Continue reading →