Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Spooky Halloween Lighted Glass Block

The theme for the current Challenge (RRR32) at Really Reasonable Ribbon is Autumn. So many cards are posted for the challenge that I had to buck the system and be different. I made a lighted glass block decorated with vinyl and wired ribbon. By the way, this is my cat Spook posing for a picture. And what a coincidence that the theme at My Craft Spot  for their latest challenge is ribbon! Here is my project ....
 and the back side ....

Its a little hard to see, but there is ribbon wrapped around the sides of the glass block. The bow is attached with velcro. This makes it easy to store off-season inside the block. I adhere vellum inside the block to diffuse the light and hide the electrical cord a bit. I cut the images using my Cricut and the Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge. These glass blocks came with a hole already, so I did not have to drill it. These are really lovely decorated for Christmas too! I hope you like what you saw.

5 comments:

  1. How cute !!! Love it ! Thanks for playing along with us this week at My Craft Spot !
    Joy

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  2. This is adorable! I especially like the cat and little spider. Their faces are just too cute!
    Thanks so much for playing along at My Craft Spot!
    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper

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  3. Are you taking orders???

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  4. where did you get the face for the cat..i have the paper doll cartridge but it doesnt show a face and cut outs on the cat? Love your work by the way

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    1. Hello Pam. Thank you for the kind comment on my Halloween glass block. The cat is from the Paper Doll Dress Up Cricut cartridge... Accessory 1 under the Mummy. It was one of my favorite cartridges :)

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