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Monday, November 27, 2006

The Decoration

Christmas Box, made from a Laughing Cow cheese portion box (same as baby circle mini on October post) Whole box painted with red DecoArt acrylic & covered in Anita's 3D gloss.


Christmas-in-the-box....

These are circles of patterned paper from the leftovers of a Pebble Incs. Holiday ScrapbooKit. (Do you recognise it, Rachel (Taniwha). She used this kit in Scrapbook Inspirations, Ready Steady Scrap Challenge & kindly sent me the leftovers along with the CherryArte on My Blog layout...
Each circle has been decorated with xmas images & funky foam Xmas shapes. I have used Pink & Purple, Anita's 3D glossy dimensional paint. I have painted pink blossoms (from the picture of the pots in an earlier post) red & put them together with brads & covered them in Anita's 3D clear gloss. The Xmas tree image has had metallic & Xmas coloured brads put on it to act as baubles. I thoroughly enjoyed making this & feel very festive now that I have.
I will get it out each year & then fold it away until the next. Thing is I have two sides to the fireplace so I might have to make a second!!!!!

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4 comments:

Gillian Hamilton said...

If I promise to eat all of the cheese will you make me one!!!!
I just love it Paula, it's just so cute.. Love the paper, and that gorgeous flower..
did you get my email?

Kathy said...

That's just so cute. And you def need another one for the other side or you'd be all unbalanced, wouldn't you ;-)

Anonymous said...

What a great idea Paula. I think I might have to have a go at this - my dd Rachel will no doubt eat all the cheeses too!

Jake said...

Oh girlie - you've inspired me!

Love it!

jk xx