Thursday, January 13, 2011

Twist Me And Turn Me

This morning saw my first post over on the Polka Dot Whimsy blog
Wednesday is the day for a ‘something inspiring’ post
And I made this page, inspired by leftovers from the gorgeous City Life kit 

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You can read more on my page here

and here are some close ups on the gorgeous leftovers Smile

 
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Oh and I wanted to show you how easy it is to make those small painted circles
All you need is a tube of your favourite paint
See the lid??

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Just run a little paint around it and start stamping Smile
and you can do it without making a mess
Just press a little paint out of the tube, so it just sits around the opening
Then run the lid over the paint, so the whole circle is covered.
I love easy Smile
The girls did some crafting yesterday too
Megan worked on her “Wreck This Journal

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Jessica and Lucy made masks (inspired by Jessica’s “This is not a book”)

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Elizabeth has been having her ‘holiday’ at Poppy’s house and is home again tomorrow Smile

Can’t wait for the gallery to be updated at Polka Dot Whimsy so I can show you what I created with the January kit
Also if you have seen all the footage on the Queensland/New South Wales than you are probably feeling like me
Useless
Well, there are a few things that you can do
* Many Silent Auctions are happening through Your Creative Journey Silent Auction for QLD Flood Victims on facebook, with all sorts of amazing crafted goodness.
* You can make cards for the flood victims to use. Thank you cards and blank cards, find out more here Heart Cards
* You can create blank scrapbook pages for flood victims. More on this one here Rising Waters Flood Appeal for Crafters

I am sure there are many more things popping up and will be more before too long. Something that we can do to help, because it all counts.

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10 comments:

  1. Wow, another fabulous LO. Beautiful.

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  2. Loveeeeeeeee that lo!! LOVING all the paint!!! And the photos are CUTE!!! And thanks for those links... I am off to check them out!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

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  3. Love this post!!! So glad to see that you and the family are safe!!

    I adore Polka Dot Whimsy!!!

    I will check out the sites and see where I can help!!!

    Love ya sweet friend!!!!

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  4. hello....

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  5. It's been waaaaaay too long since I stopped by at your awesome blog!!! Love love love your creations!! XOXO

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  6. Thanks for the links Sharmaine. Every little bit does help. I love how you get to be crafty with your squirts! Happy New Year my dear!

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  7. as i've said many times, you're such an amazing scrapper! :)
    and speaking of "wreck this journal", i think i should wreck mine again too...

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  8. love this lo Sharmaine - you inspire me with the way you use paint x

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