Today's TeaPot challenge is to send cheer to Alix - things are looking up for her after devastating events - read about it (and feel free to join in) http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/fo...w-t551429.html
I avoided the back door today by covering my smudge with a flower. No EPEC (extra points for extra cookies) as I could not locate Dexter for a photo op!
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 11483
Tue, Apr 03, 2012 @ 10:37 AM
How neat...:0). I think it is so cool howyou used your silver form your coffee can....super creative adn good idea to remember and ty for the tip on using the die-cut first too. Great way to cover your smudge...:0)..I only smile too becaseu thats why my puppy has a butterfly to chase...smudge...lol...or mudpuddle as I said...Thats the best part of art, never a mistake jsut way s of covering them..:0)...TFS...they will just love this pretty warm hug from afar...:0)
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
Registered: June 15, 2004 Location: Denver, Co Posts: 14382
Tue, Apr 03, 2012 @ 10:49 AM
What a great idea to make a tray from recycled material. Had to laugh at your lesson learned. Oh how many times have I learned the hard way when it comes to stamping! Hope you aren't returning to Colorado this week as it is snowing after record breaking temps last week. Go figure.
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 67730
Tue, Apr 03, 2012 @ 12:09 PM
LOL, I've had that moment with embossing too. Not quite the same - I've gone to the lengths of embossing the edges of a Nestabilities die, only to realise that they'd get totally smooshed when I then embossed them in a folder.
Gorgeous black paper - so elegant!
Registered: August 13, 2006 Location: Calgary, AB Posts: 5284
Tue, Apr 03, 2012 @ 3:11 PM
Such a pretty card! Love how you used the silver foil from your coffee container, very creative. The butterflies and the smudge covering :) flower are perfect. tfs
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