01 May 2011

Sneak peek for Convention 2011

Hello All..... as mentioned earlier today, I would be back with another post after I went shoe shopping for my son Jacob.  Lucky duck he got two pairs for the price of one.....

So here is my next creation..... a 3D swap for Convention this year.  I am so excited as those who have been would know.... it is an experience of a life time.... every year though lol!!!


I used my Big Shot and dies to cut out the shapes I wanted using Frosted Shrinky Dink. You've gotta love the big shot for it's ability to cut through just about anything. I stamped Elements of Style onto the butterflies and hearts with Stazon black ink and use a crop-o-dile to punch out a hole before I shrunk the shapes in the oven.  A must remember to do before shrinking.

 You can use your heat tool but I wanted to do around 50 of them, so it was quicker to use the oven.  It is really amazing how these shapes shrink to 1/10th of their original size in about 90 seconds and they look so sweet too....



Once cool, I attached these to a charm holder which I purchase from Spotlight and stamped on some card stock with a co ordinating stamp for easy packaging.


Hope you like.... and may be you'll get one if your going to the Australian Convention in Melbourne this May.

Take care until next time

xoxox

Scrapin Mel

4 comments:

Monique said...

Great to see you back! What great swaps you have there, I hope I am lucky enough to swap with you this year. See you down there.

Kasey said...

I have one word for you and Monique....that's ENVIOUS! So wish I was able to share convention with you both, unfortunately I can't afford it nor the time off work. So, enjoy, hope you get to catch up with each other and swap. Melissa these swaps are stunning. what an amazing idea. LOVE it.
Cheers, Kasey

Simone said...

WooHooo - not long to go now!! See you at Convention :)

Juliana said...

can I have One please I really LIKE them XX

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