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kelly_oh(OH z6)July 15, 2010

Well, the 'totem' I actually did over the winter, but only recently put outside. The top you can't see really well, is a foam ball with cut up cd pieces on it, then grouted. The ball is my 2nd 'crash glass' ball, its actually a big plastic Christmas ornament for the base. WAY lighter than bowling balls, so in future I may stock up on the big plastic outdoor ornaments for bases when they go on clearance!

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Marlene Kindred

Great job on both! Love the purple vase on the totem! And the mosaic ball is very nice...bet it really shines in the sun!

    Bookmark   July 15, 2010 at 10:58AM
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excessfroufrou(7)

The purple and green totem looks wonderful in your garden. I love matching them to my plants too. The glass ball is like a beautiful rainbow orb. That sounded wierd, but it kind of gives me that hippie/disco groovy vibe. Good work.
Frou

    Bookmark   July 15, 2010 at 11:15AM
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soinspired(6 (Central IN))

These are just lovely among your flowers. I so enjoy accenting flowers with creativity like this. Great job. Great idea on using the big Christmas ornaments too.

    Bookmark   July 15, 2010 at 12:56PM
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nanatricia

Those look great !!

    Bookmark   July 15, 2010 at 10:15PM
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luna_llena_feliz

Cool totem! I bet the ball on top really sparkles in the sun. Love the addition of the dangly crystals too. Your crash glass ball is very cool too. Do you decoupage the ball and then put the crash glass on?

    Bookmark   July 15, 2010 at 10:54PM
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leveta(6)

How did you get the candy wrappers under the glass???

    Bookmark   July 16, 2010 at 12:08AM
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crazyone

i wonder about the candy wrappers to and will not a plastic ball maybe distort over time and will the mosaic then crack?

they are very cool looking :-)

    Bookmark   January 30, 2011 at 3:36PM
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