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Saturday, 17 April 2010

Heat embossed photo frame

Last Monday, I met up with some crafting buddies in Bristol. Sueplayingwithpaper showed us how to make this fab project, using a plain wooden photo frame. Despite using the same basic materials, not one of the finished articles looked alike. We used UTEE & various embossing powders, then added various embellishments. I chose to use buttons & the two leaves in the corners were made by pouring molten powder over rubber stamps, then fixed into place on the frame. The appearance of the frame can be changed at any time by simply reheating, adding more powders etc.

6 comments:

pickle said...

fabulous project

angie babe said...

Ooo! you finished yours! (hangs head in shame!) i have`nt ! lol too many other projects to finish! your`s looks fab! very Autumnal! lol love angiebabe xx

kay said...

noreen,its fabby,x

WILLIE...! said...

Ciao Noreen, sorry, l looked for an E-Mail add. on your Blog, but could'nt find one.
I need a favour. lf at all possible, l would like you to make me a card, for a friend, who is celebrating her 40th birthday on May 26th.
I do like the pink card you have on your Blog.
Perhaps something similar, must be pink, with a pussy cat.
I live in Blandford, and can be reached on 01258 453366 or 07747074714.
And of course pay for your time/services.
Thankyou once again...............!
Think Pink...........0:)

Annette said...

Wow Noreen this is gorgeous, shame i couldn't make the day but i am sure you'll give me some tips on how to do this. xx

Vixx handmade cards said...

Wow, what a lovely project!!
Vicky xx ( i am now a follower ! )