Well finally I managed to get some bits done - after managing to split a new 20l bag of cat litter!!! All over the kitchen floor - the poor cats wondered what the hell had gotten into me! The front garden has also been tidied a little, although there is still more to do in out.
Once I finished the boring jobs I decided to revamp my fireplace - in theme with a few challenges of course :). The fireplace is quite an old fashioned design and has lovely glass fronted (leaded) doors on each side. I found some diamond shaped bird scene peel offs which were just the right size to fit inside one of the diamonds on the doors, so I decided to give it a go!
I used a variety of glass paints, Anita's Aqua glass paints and Gallery Glass This was very enjoyable as I haven't played with them for a while as they have been hiding in the utility room! This is being entered for - Love to create anything goes - Crafting by designs things with wings - Craftycardmakers Winter anything but a card - SimplyCreateToo shop in your stash
Christmas was the theme for the card that I made today - I have determined to make one Christmas orientated project each month at least! I used 'First Noel' backing paper, a general gold ribbon, Anita's peel off's angel and poinsettia. The poinsettia was stuck to a die-cut circle and coloured using Letraset Aqua markers.
CraftyHazelnuts - spread your wings
JingleBells - sketching through the snow
Craftingbydesigns - anything goes
Oh and Chucky says hi, with his little selfie taken whilst cleaning him out this morning!.
*LOVE* the gorgeous watercolor effect you've gotten on that pretty poinsettia! what a fab take on our JINGLE BELLES sketch! (& i'm sure chucky will back me up on that, lol!) :)ReplyDelete
Thanks for joining our challenge at Love to Create.
Love that pretty poinsettia ... so very glad you got sketchy with us at jingle belles.ReplyDelete
I bet this looks amazing in the flesh!ReplyDelete
Thanks for sharing with us
Crafty Cardmakers and More
Thank you for sharing your beautiful glass painting and your card for CHNC challenge 167 - you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for March - I'd love to see it there too. You could also enter this for our new Completely Christmas challenge 2 - we would love to see it there too, Haze, DT.ReplyDelete
Love your glass painting! Glad you joined our “Use Your Stash Challenge #56″. Please come by tomorrow [Friday 14 Mar14] for our new challenge at Simply Create Too also.ReplyDelete
Simply Create Too Design Team Member
Neat glass painting - I love that it became a bit of home decor! Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers and More! CindyReplyDelete
Oh, the glass-painting is amazing! Love the beautiful colours.ReplyDelete
Thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Cardmakers and More!
Fantastic glass painting, thank you for sharing it with us at CCM&MReplyDelete
great way with your stash! the glass painting is lovely.Glad you joined our “Use Your Stash Challenge at Simply Create too!!ReplyDelete
Thanks for sharing with us at Love to Create Challenge!
Jackie - LTC owner
Oh so pretty! Thank you for sharing with us at Crafting By Designs. Hugs. Sharon/DTReplyDelete