…Creating on the Hill…

sharing time in the palette of life

…Joy…

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I LOVE cute…i LOVE miniature…

Cute + Miniature = Creative Heaven

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I found my mini easel at Poundland…..dont you love creative bargins!!

 

 

 

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The black paint i used is DecoArt Lamp Black. I purchased that at The Crafts House

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I applied 2-3 coats of black paint, drying in between each coat.

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I have had this little book of papers for a couple of months…has anyone else found The Works a good place to mooch around for craft supplies?DSCN2096[1]

I Loved the design on this paper and the red will be a good contrast on the black backgroundDSCN2099[1]

I have “collected” quite a few punches and cutting dies over the years and this is one of my favorites and go to punches…..i think its also because i LOVE hearts.

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Using a glue stick i attached 2 hearts and a thin strip of the red paper to the easel

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I also added the word JOY…i cut the letters with my alphabet cutting die but you can pick up packs of letters at your local crafts store.

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then comes one of my favorite parts…..adding embellishments.(I used UHU glue for this brass word because it was heavier)

Confession Time…… I have collected a lot of embellishments….i have been known to sit and organise them into shapes,sizes and colour, which is a great excuse to buy an “embellishment container”!!

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I finished by inking the edges of the easel with brown ink and a sponge and 2 coats of DecoArt Matt Spray Seale.rDSCN2110[1]

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My JOY easel is standing  in my Creating room…….making me Happy

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Can you imagine how many souls Mother Teresa must have captured with her wonderful Heart, how Love and care she gave to others.

Sandra xx

 

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Author: Creating on the Hill

I'm the luckiest person to spend my days creating the art that i love..meeting like minded creative friends..sharing time in the palette of life..

8 thoughts on “…Joy…

  1. You make it look so easy. We should look for JOY every single day x

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  2. thought that was lovely xx

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  3. Hi Sandra

    Love the new posting – it is really fitting for Easter.

    Missed the QFC on Wednesday. I was thinking about you all and I hope you had a good meeting.

    We are beginning to get sorted out and find new homes for all our stuff. (stuff – its coming out our ears!!)

    My sewing room is half done but I am hoping to get sorted this weekend. Can’t wait to get sewing again.

    Hope you all have a lovely Easter.

    Take care

    Love

    Anne xxx

    (from sunny Cornwall)

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    • Hi Anne, lovely to hear from you. I’m glad your settling in, looking forward to seeing what you create in your sewing room. Waving from a snowy hill!!!! xxx

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