Monday, February 4, 2013

Anything Goes…

This week at Crop Chocolate the challenge, #48, is anything goes.  AND if you can use 100% Crop Chocolate product your entry count twice!!  Here is my second entry, inspired by Kathy’s January project showing a ‘cracked glass’ technique.  You can see a great tutorial here.

Challenge 48aI started with an olive jar, a candle stick I got in the after Christmas clearance and some unfinished wood pieces.  The jar is altered using the cracked glass technique…I love this technique and I love using the Crackle Paint on all kinds of things.  Everything else was glued and spray painted.

I also used Distress Stain-Brushed Pewter and Broken China, Distress Ink-Walnut Stain, BG Kioshi, Glossy Accents, Slice cordless cutter all from Crop Chocolate.  Other items used:  black velvet ribbon, hug snug, Tim Holtz tattered floral die, floral pins, Ranger sealer and a beautiful UmWow Studio resin piece (frame).

I was super happy with how this turned out…it is going to make a perfect Valentines gift !!!




Challenge 48a1
Challenge 48a2
Challenge 48a3


Well, there it is…thanks for stopping by!!

9 comments:

  1. Cool project!What are you going to put in it?Candy??

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  2. Looks beautiful, Michele! But I'm just trying to get a scale on the size is all.

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  3. Very pretty!! I want a tutorial for your flowers!

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  4. Sweet! What is the finial on top?

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    1. Rachel, those are all unfinished wood piece glued together and spray painted.

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  5. This is so beautiful! (And I am honored you were inspired by one of MY projects . . . usually it is the other way around.) :) Again, GREAT job!!!

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