I broke one of my water globes recently and I am terrible about watering my potted plants. I saw an old wine bottle and tested it to see if it could do the same thing abd voila an idea was born.
I’ve been really into sculting and I love fairy gardens, so I thought what a great way to disguise the bottle for it’s new use. This isn’t a tutorial, but I’ll list the materials that I used to make this.
- Wine bottle
- Modeling Clay (sculpey)
- Modeling Clay Tools for adding texture/shape
- Acrylic paint
- Glow in the dark paint
I painted the windows and underside of the mushrooms with glow in the dark paint so it will light up in the dark.
After I fell in love with DIY and crafting after my son was born I decided to redecorate our old guest bedroom into a fun Lego inspired bedroom for my little guy to grow up in.
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I have literally almost a dozen of the these candlesticks and battery operated candles that I purchased for other projects. Continue reading “Candy Corn Ghost Candle Holder with Black Cats”
Grinch Cookie Tins
I am always looking for ways to craft on a budget and often think about the various uses for most items for decreasing the cost of my crafting projects. I love the dollar store because you can literally find most anything and with a little imagination turn them from junky to classy with a little effort. I know that it is hardly September already and the idea of Christmas is a little soon, but I have learned from several past Christmas’s that it never pays to try to cram it all in starting in November.
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