|Little birds made from Starbucks cup sleeves. I try to cut out the wings|
so that I get a picture or a word or two. Rub some glue on the edges.
dab in glitter, and wa-la - birdie ornaments.
|Some folks don't like glitter, and I'll admit it gets all over the place,|
but I think these little guys are really cute.
|I glittered them in non-Christmas colors so that they can stay out all year.|
|Layered, stitched circles. Saw these online or in a magazine last year|
and really liked them. I've made a few different batches
and used different materials each time.
This time I stuck a few stamens between the layers for something
|From the back: upholstery fabric, lace from an ancient shawl, satin from|
a very old thifted slip, crinkled pattern paper, old book text,
messy black stitching.
|Handmade card too! I went all out. The image is from a postcard |
sent to my maternal grandmother in 1909. It's layered onto old
ledger paper, then glued to a piece of folded kraft card stock.