Tuesday, 4 March 2008

Arty Girlz challenge #24 SPRING

This weeks challenge on Arty Girlz is spring. so if you like a challenge why not pop over there and check it out. we also have the lovely Debbie as a guest designer this week you can find her blog HERE




Here's mine


I found this cute little wooden house money box from my local market shop for a pound.


I lightly sanded it and covered it with pretty paper from K&Co I used paper mania die cut flowers which i attached with foam pads and drew in the stems with pencil the plain wood around the roof was painted yellow.

25 comments:

Stempelchaotin said...

Oh y godness, what a lovely house. Wonderful paper and really nice work. Love it.

Julie said...

I love this Crissi and you'll have to let me know where you found it because I want one :)

Debbie said...

This is so adorable and fantastic colours... would it encourage me to save and not spend all my money on crafting - oh that is a tough one... :) It is a fantastic creation.

And thank you for your kind words :)

Andrea, said...

This is so sweet, I love how you have decorated it

Ana Baird said...

Wow! Fabulous project!

leann said...

This is absolutely, gorgeously adorable ~ I LOVE it!

Ooooh, I just saw your comment on Tilda & Friends too, thanks for the good luck wishes :) I'll happily stamp some Magnolia images for you anytime, just give me a shout!

Paula said...

This is fabulous!! Great house money box, I love decorated houses especially the bird houses I see everywhere.

Linda said...

How lovely...gorgeous spring colors!

Kelly said...

lovely!

Lisa Renéa said...

I'm not sure where to begin! This is total creative genius. Love it!

Gayle Page-Robak said...

What a beautiful little house, love it.

Barbara Hagerty said...

Beautiful! What a lovely house!

Chris said...

Fabulous Crissi...I love altered stuff!! Girl after my own heart you are :D Your little house is wonderful :D

Emma Phillips said...

Absolutely stunning Crissi!! Just gorgeous. If you come across any more of those cute little houses can you get me one please!! :)

crissi said...

will do Emma :-)

Jeannie Phillips said...

Thanks for visiting my blog... be sure and visit my www.winafreecard.blogspot.com and sign up to win one of my cards...

your blogspot is wonderful... I love the birdhouse..make me want to do one.. I plan to visit your other blogs also... great job.
Jeannie

Jeannie Phillips said...

I love your blog..and your birdhouse..its great... I plan on checking on your other blogs...

Thanks for visiting mine... please visit my other blogspot....
www.winafreecard.blogspot.com

Jeannie

Jessica said...

Very cool project!

Jeannie Phillips said...

Thanks for sending me to the arty girlz challenge page.... and for visiting my blog..that meant so much... I entered two cards... too fun
Jeannie

Sam Morris said...

LOVE this...absolutely spring like!!

Hope to get round to this challenge later today :)

Contessa Kris said...

Ohhh, I love love love the house! It's so adorable! Bring on spring! Thanks for your comments on my blog. Creativity breeds mess I say.

Anna Jones said...

Money box, hmm.. is that like a piggy bank in the US? Love everything about the box.
xx
Anna

ink'n'rubba said...

what a fabulous project!

Deb Neerman said...

Cute with a capital 'q!!' Love it!

Thanks for the fun challenges; and thanks for visiting my blog.

Looking forward to the next challenge; Arty Girlz rock!

~Hugs & thanks, Deb
http://debneerman.blogspot.com

barnie said...

Chrissi, really a wonderful house.