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Sports Theme Paper Mache Letter  I made as a sample for AC Moore.  Trace letter on wrong side of paper. Use a popsicle stick as a guide, trace around inside edges of letter on paper, cut out on inside lines. Use a glue stick to attach to letter.  Add embellishments as desired, paper strips to outline, felt shapes, paper pennants, star stickers etc. Glue on a clothespin to hold schedule or photo.

Sports Theme Paper Mache Letter I made as a sample for AC Moore. Trace letter on wrong side of paper. Use a popsicle stick as a guide, trace around inside edges of letter on paper, cut out on inside lines. Use a glue stick to attach to letter. Add embellishments as desired, paper strips to outline, felt shapes, paper pennants, star stickers etc. Glue on a clothespin to hold schedule or photo.

Camping Theme Paper Mache Letter I made as a sample for AC Moore.  Trace letter on wrong side of paper. Use a glue stick to attach to letter.  Add embellishments as desired, cutout paper designs from the patterned paper, attach with pop dots, paper pennants hung on jute, Made marshmallows on a stick with foam and sharpies (to make marshmallows toasted, outline with Ochre sharpie, use a tiny brush and rubbing alcohol to make color bleed. Glue on a clothespin to hold photo.

Camping Theme Paper Mache Letter I made as a sample for AC Moore. Trace letter on wrong side of paper. Use a glue stick to attach to letter. Add embellishments as desired, cutout paper designs from the patterned paper, attach with pop dots, paper pennants hung on jute, Made marshmallows on a stick with foam and sharpies (to make marshmallows toasted, outline with Ochre sharpie, use a tiny brush and rubbing alcohol to make color bleed. Glue on a clothespin to hold photo.

Entered in simonsaysstampblog.com Wednesday Give It Some Shimmer Challenge.  Decorated Large Wood Clothespin Samples I made for ACMoore. Lots of gems and shiny things!

Decorated Large Wood Clothespin Samples I made for ACMoore

Card entered in Simonsaysstampblog.com Monday "Butterfly" Challenge. Made background  on a slightly smaller panel by using an embossing folder on white core paper, then sanding to highlight, attached to card. Punched out butterfly, glued to card. Added fiber, yarn that I "untwined" to bring color together.

Card entered in Simonsaysstampblog.com Monday "Butterfly" Challenge. Made background on a slightly smaller panel by using an embossing folder on white core paper, then sanding to highlight, attached to card. Punched out butterfly, glued to card. Added fiber, yarn that I "untwined" to bring color together.

Shopkins Cupcake Magnet Clothespin craft I  made for AC Moore. Color with kids markers, add details with Sharpie marker. Apply white glitter glue over cupcake, it will not bleed with Sharpie, but will with kids markers. Add wiggle eyes and sequins to icing. Glue completed cupcake to clothespin. Glue good magnet to back of clothespin (not magnet tape!)

Shopkins Cupcake Magnet Clothespin craft I made for AC Moore. Color with kids markers, add details with Sharpie marker. Apply white glitter glue over cupcake, it will not bleed with Sharpie, but will with kids markers. Add wiggle eyes and sequins to icing. Glue completed cupcake to clothespin. Glue good magnet to back of clothespin (not magnet tape!)

Surf Board Picture Frame I made for ACMoore sample.  Frames are only $1, great craft for kids. Took out part where picture goes, sanded frame, painted all green then painted edge blue. Painted glue towards bottom, added sand while wet. Glued on stickers, raffia bow and shell.

Surf Board Picture Frame I made for ACMoore sample. Frames are only $1, great craft for kids. Took out part where picture goes, sanded frame, painted all green then painted edge blue. Painted glue towards bottom, added sand while wet. Glued on stickers, raffia bow and shell.

Entered in simonsaysstampblog.com Wednesday Fathers' Day Challenge.  Stamped leaves and text on dark blue paper with blue and black ink. Crimped a scrap of same color that was glued to tan. Stamped leaves and text on tan, attached to torn blue, attached to tan torn piece. Added 2 brads, attached all together.

Entered in simonsaysstampblog.com Wednesday Fathers' Day Challenge. Stamped leaves and text on dark blue paper with blue and black ink. Crimped a scrap of same color that was glued to tan. Stamped leaves and text on tan, attached to torn blue, attached to tan torn piece. Added 2 brads, attached all together.

Made for simonsaysstampblog.com Mixed Media. "You Are My Sunshine". Begin with canvas. Cut sun and rays from foamtastic sheet, glue to canvas, dry, gesso. Lay a piece of circular plastic canvas over image, force modeling paste pushed through holes of plastic, dry. Add foamtastic letters, make 3-D butterfly from foamtastic. Glue all together and paint as desired with acrylics. (I used pearlized paint). Spray with acrylic sealer. Sample made for ACMOORE.

Made for simonsaysstampblog.com Mixed Media. "You Are My Sunshine". Begin with canvas. Cut sun and rays from foamtastic sheet, glue to canvas, dry, gesso. Lay a piece of circular plastic canvas over image, force modeling paste pushed through holes of plastic, dry. Add foamtastic letters, make 3-D butterfly from foamtastic. Glue all together and paint as desired with acrylics. (I used pearlized paint). Spray with acrylic sealer. Sample made for ACMOORE.

Marilyn Monroe Skirt.  I combined several pieces from Goodwill to make this cool skirt to wear in France (really, where else could I wear it?).  Hand painted (her hand is a bit wonkey, but very unforgiving technique on black skirt).  Jewelry attached with snaps for washing.

Marilyn Monroe Skirt. I combined several pieces from Goodwill to make this cool skirt to wear in France (really, where else could I wear it?). Hand painted (her hand is a bit wonkey, but very unforgiving technique on black skirt). Jewelry attached with snaps for washing.

Pirate Chest bank I made as a sample for A.C. Moore. Stained, sealed then added stickers.

Pirate Chest bank I made as a sample for A. Stained, sealed then added stickers.

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