Monday, December 05, 2005

Christmas Tree Ornaments

I made some ornaments for the latest Craft Challenge on the Crafter.org message board. Here are my entry for the challenge:
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The challenge was to take $10 at a hardware store and make something crafty. They have a different challenge every month. I have a lot of fun doing them. I never win, but its fun to see what others come up with. This is what I bought with my $10 at the hardware store:

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It was pretty simple to do, I just cut out the tree from a sheet of aluminum and then filed the edges. I hammered a nail to give it some decorations and to put the holder on top. The reason for the red thing is so that the aluminum doesn't cut through the string. I also decorated it with some puff paint to give it a finishing touch.
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