some things I found,some things I bough...

doodys(9)August 26, 2010

I purchased the rock tumbler yesterday at harbor freight...The butter fly was purchased from a flea market.It has lights on it but I stripped it down and put beads instead.Didn't like the look of a electric cord hanging from it...The tall iron picture holder and candle holder was salvaged from dumper.I figured I would put glass panes in the picture holder and use crash glass.The candle holder I considered to make another solar light holder...

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kelly_oh(OH z6)

Excellent purchases and finds!!!

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 1:23PM
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greensuzq

Love them all. I have never done rock tumbling, but think I may add that to my list. I tried an old ice cream maker (suggested here) but my old one didn't run. I have kept that thing for many years, used to make ice cream for my boys and never had the heart to get rid of it. So I guess I will check out Harbor Freight. I really love the butterfly.

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 1:56PM
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sunnyca_gw

Looks like you will be busy with your new stuff! I like your swing too! Are you going to put different pic in each "pane" or 1 thing flowing from pane to pane? country scene-walking down road or stream & background etc. Guess would be lot harder doing 1 scene. Someone on mosaics did a river on her stair risers & it was beautiful! Keep us posted on your progress! Jan

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 5:59PM
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Marlene Kindred

Great scores all around! The butterfly is very pretty and love the candle holder too!

    Bookmark   August 27, 2010 at 10:17AM
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jeannespines

Wow, you did score, doodys! That pic frame should make for interesting GJ! And that butterfly matches your swing comforter! Love that swing, too! Looks like a good place to cozy up & rest. I'm still looking for a rock tumbler, too...for mosaicing. TFS! Jeanne S.

    Bookmark   August 27, 2010 at 11:01PM
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luna_llena_feliz

Love the butterfly and I agree it looks better without the cord hanging from it. And what fun to have a rock tumbler! I can't wait to see what you do with the frames and the candleholder! Great finds!

    Bookmark   August 28, 2010 at 2:21AM
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concretenprimroses(4B NH)

Good stuff. Can't wait to see what you do with it.
Kathy

    Bookmark   August 28, 2010 at 10:44AM
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