Monday, November 16, 2009

Gettin' My Craft On

I got busy today with that awesome scrapbook paper that I got at Hobby Lobby (LOVE).

I took some small wooden pieces that I found at Michaels. The circles are 5" and the squares are 4".

Spray painted them flat black and sanded the edges.

Then, I used my Cricut to cut that awesome paper to fit the wooden pieces.

Then I again used my Cricut and the Home Decor cartridge to cut a fleur des lis and a chandelier for the round pieces.

For the square pieces I used little metal peices with sayings that I found in the scapbook section of Michaels.

I think I am going to add some ribbon to hang them with.

I also want to tell you all, my friends, of a really stupid thing I did yesterday. I got up at 5:30 a.m. got ready for a 12 hour shift at work, went in to work, worked 8 hours, and then the supervisor realized I wasn't scheduled to work. Yup, you read that right, I worked 8 hours on a day that I was never scheduled to work!!!! And, the kicker is... I won't even get paid for it!!!! Oh well.


  1. I love those plaques! Really LOVE them! So neat!!

    I can't believe they aren't going to pay you! How can they do that?


  2. Oh they're so ADORABLE!!! Love them!

    How could they NOT pay you??? How awful!

  3. no way!!!!!! you won't get paid for it? well, your plaques are beautiful. lots of talent in your hands, crafty girl!

  4. Love how the 4 of them go so well together. You are really good at this!


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