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Sunday, 1 May 2016

Spots and Dots at Things to Alter - May Challenge

Afternoon my lovelies, as promised I am back with my DT project for:-


Here is my Project:- It is a coffee jar, re-invented to hold my paint brushes - before I started with Things to Alter I had 2 - then they grew, and I stored them like this:-

You can see I have babies in the family, LOL

And now, I store my brushes like this:-

Picture 1
I have used an Old Coffee Jar
Painted it with Gesso, then added Black Acrylic Paint. (all my Acrylic paint, bought from Every Crafts a Pound)
Did a couple of coats of the Paint, then Added Deco Art Gold Glitter Paint, (you all know how much I love my sparkle)
I used the Alphabets from Things to Alter
The Alphabets were  treated with a coat of Gesso, then several different colours of Paint, I then added the Gold Sparkle paint to them.
The Dots were treated with Gesso, then I painted on Tonic Studio - Nuvo Crystal Drops,
used the Heat Gun to splat it around a little, and quite liked the result.
Finally added a bit of Black and White Dotty ribbon from my stash.

Some more pictures of the Paint Brushes Jar:-




I would like to enter this project into the following challenges:-




Thank you again for visiting, hopefully, if I have done things right, there will be a couple of projects, blogging, whilst I am away...will be back on the 8th May.  Have a wonderful day and week, love to all.

7 comments:

Linda Simpson said...

These look fabulous! I love the sparkle.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Jennifer Bradley said...

Fabulous storage jars, love the design, Hugs `Jennifer xx

Crafts-by-Alison.blogspot.com said...

Avril love the altered Jars fantastic way to store your brushes. Love Alison xx

Jac said...

Love what you have done poppet, can never have enough brushes x

Katie Lamb said...

This is brilliant and a great way to store your brushes

Lea Brawn said...

Fabulous job Avril x

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

What a clever project you did so you would have a place to put your brushes. Well done!