Thursday, July 23, 2015

Blog Hop



Christmas Balloon


 

Kathleen here with a fun and whimsical table top decoration to share with you.  Robin's Nest gals are hopping with Smoothfoam today.


For the base of this project I used a 6" Smoothfoam disk.  I cut out a 6" circle from the remains of Robin's Nest Cindy Lou Dot Glitter cardstock and glued it in place on top of the disk.  The sides used 2 stripes of 8"x1" width Robin's Nest Cindy Lou Presents cardstock.
over lapped and glued in place.  A lace doily was placed underneath and glued.
 Basket
cut a 8 1/2" x 2 1/2" strip of paper
score 1/2 from the top length wise and 1/2" from the bottom
score every 2" width wise with a 1/2 tab at the end
Cut the fold from the top and bottom scores






A straw was used to support the basket to the balloon.

I hope this project has inspired you to let your own creativity take flight.  Enjoy the Robin's Nest/Smoothfoam hop!

Products

Spare Parts  snowflake brads

Adhesives
Helmar Premium Craft Glue
Helmar Gemstone Glue
Helmar Craft & Hobby Glue

Stash item;  doily, thread, pearls

Beyond Grey Challenges
BGC#70 - Dimensional project

12 comments:

  1. Love it soo much!!! So original and the details are... Wow...

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  2. Such a beautiful and wonderful detailed work of art!!

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  3. Beautiful! Just love all the details!

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  4. This is stunning! I just want to jump in and fly away to the north pole. Love all the detailing - TFS :)

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  5. I love these projects being shared on the blog hop! Come on, Christmas!

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  6. stunning and creative project.. awesome colour combo

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  7. wow wow wow i'm in love again I love your creativity

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  8. This absolutely stunning! And so beautifully photographed!

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  9. Stunning project! Beautiful colours!
    Thank you for playing with us at BGC!

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  10. beautiful project
    Thanks for playing with us at BGC !

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