Monday, April 9, 2012

Crafting with Trash

Okay, not the gross kind of trash, but the remnants of packaging, etc.  Not only is upcycling hip, it is smart, too!  As I mentioned in an earlier post, packaging materials have made their way into my craft room as supplies and I couldn't resist the graph paper inserts from my latest Jillibean Soup stamps.   Another challenge over at Moxie Fab World is to create a craft with something you would normally throw away.  I have had this idea for an anniversary/love card forever and finally decided to put it together: 

I also used the sketch from DCWV's April Stack-a-holic Sketch Challenge for this card. 

-Amanda

Supplies: 
Stamps (Jillibean Soup, Hero Arts)
VersaMark watermark ink
Zing! embossing powder
Sharpie fine tip pen
Paper and cardstock from DCWV
Twine from The Twinery

5 comments:

  1. This card is lovely! I would love for you to share it at our link party! http://herestohandyandy.blogspot.com/2012/04/pinteresting-link-party-week-34.html

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  2. Taran says he wants to see the data set used to make this curve.

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  3. Hey Amanda! Thanks for linking this up to the Don't Throw It Away Challenge in the Moxie Fab World. I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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  4. Really cool! I never would have thought to use part of their packaging, but this rocks.

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  5. Oh that is too cool! I am amazed at how clever you were to make a graph out of that packaging. The card made me laugh out loud, too. :)

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