Showing posts from December, 2009

Happy New Year!!!

This little guy is either trying to figure out what he's got here or..........................
He's gazing into his "crystal" beach ball to find out what the future holds.HAPPY NEW YEAR!!See you in 2010!!

A few new things

A must have strung this one 6 times before I liked it.

Image transfer pendant. The pendant has alot more green than shows in these photos.
(Still practicing with the new light box.)

Love the look of the emerald chips but what a pain in the butt they are to string!


it's a Christmas surprise.
Just thought I would show you a couple of thingsthat the folksare getting for Christmas.I haven't named either one of these guys cause I want Mom & Mike to pick their own.
AND, I think Alaska has finally decided to go for the White Christmas this year.Dec, 15, 2009

My New Light Box :-)

♥ I think I love my new light box ♥

(My light box set up on the floor in the loft) I found this great tutorial for making a collapsible light box. I have been flirting with the idea of buying one, but I just couldn't bring myself to pay that kind of money. I have found a few tutorials for making one, but they are a little more "permanent". Like I would have to find a place to store it when I wasn't using it and I have a tiny house (I mean tiny) and about a third of the useable storage space is already filled up with my craft stash. It was super easy to build, I followed the instructions and it came together in about 1 hour (most of that time was spent marking, measuring and looking for my utility knife that my husband had used and not put back :-)My light box cost me alittle more than the 5 bucks it cost Amy, but then again alot of things you buy in Alaska seem to cost quite a bit more than the lower 48. The box itself cost me around $12 (foam core- 4 pieces @ 2.99 ea, po…