Tuesday, 23 February 2010

Tuesday taggers..... GET MESSY!

What a great challenge this week.... i always get messy and work in total chaos.... but to actually take a picture of it? Now that was a challenge! I had to wash my hands to get the camera so you cant see the state my hands were in but i'm sure you can imagine!
I have altered a little set of drawers.... painted them with a paint i mixed... matt black with just a hint of glitter.... stamped and embossed every side and then sanded it.... my grandad couldnt believe i'd do all that work then attack it with a sanding block.... he watched in amazement.... unfortunatly he'd forgotten by tea time and asked where i got the 'box' but hey.... thats grandad! I highlighted edges and corners with gold, then sanded... had an awful lot of fun.... really i should have photographed my trousers as they were filthy as i sanded it on my lap in the kitchen.
I used T!m Holtz stamps and china white embossing powder.
Please come and join us this week.... i really cant wait to see what you create but mostly i wanna see everyones mess.... will it be worse than mine? I doubt it!
Thanks for stopping by hugs lynx



This i shall also enter into http://otherlovelies-suzanne.blogspot.com/ challenge, although it is supposed to be a card the challenge is RAK... A RANDOM ACT OF KINDNESS and this i shall give to my dear blogging sparring partner OZ as she liked it and i have been lucky enough to win some of her fantastic art work
lynx

13 comments:

  1. Really loving this box hun - you have outdone yourself with this one - well messy!!
    Hugs,
    Teri x

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  2. wow! that's alot of work for a little box but your talent shines thru. it's fabulous!

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  3. Fabulous box! I love it and want it! Who made those stamps? I don't recognize them at all and I love that swirly edge stamp.

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  4. I think this is awesome! You put so much work in to it and it shows! My space gets really messy too, but that's when you know you're creating something great!

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  5. Lyn, you continue to amaze me with the beautiful things you create! You always go out of the box and consistently have the most amazing projects! This is superb! I definitely could never do that - you can easily see the city scape there! It's totally awesome! ;D

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  6. Lyn....this box is amazing...i wish i could do something like this....hope you are keeping well...love and hugs Nikki xxx

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  7. wowza, this is gorgeous hun!!!
    blessings, Maria

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  8. Such a fabulous project Lyn you really do some amazing things with your crafting stash.
    Love Pat xx

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  9. Absolutely fantastic! Thanks for playing along with the other lovelies thoughtful thursdays challenge! Any RAK works for me. I'm so not picky!

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  10. The messier the better and this box turned out beautifully!

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