Thursday, July 28, 2011

3D Fairyopolis Paper Ornament

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Hello Crafter's Companion friends.  This is Carmi blogging again during a week which was designated "bloggers choice."   I am so happy to be showing you my Fairyopolis 3D paper ornament today.  The Fairyopolis Paper Crafting kit will be launched (with me) on The Canadian Shopping Channel this August 1st!  I just know there will be a special price announcement on the 1st too!
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This fantastic and extensive Fairyopolis paper crafting set includes everything you need to show off all your creative skills. My favorite item in the kit is a CD set to create over 11,000 printable elements including custom cards, envelopes, notepaper, card inserts, gift tags, banners, pillow boxes, decoupage, papers, borders, alphabet sets, teabags and more!  
 
I chose this 3D fairy to print.  I cut out all my elements from the first side.  Then I had my idea.  If I "flip" my images and print a second copy I could build a 3D ornament in two directions.
 Ordinarily I would have been happy to stop here.
But then I built the fairy in the opposite direction so that if it twirled on the stand you would see the fairy no matter which direction you were looking.
 Then I sprayed a little iridescent spray and sparkle glitter varnish onto my fairy.
I love the extra glitter!
 I had such a good time I made a second ornament!  All these elements are on the CDs.  I can print them over and over and I have so many fairies to choose from!
Glitter Varnishes in the USA linked here.
I see some great Christmas ornaments in the future!

5 comments:

Barb's Boys Inspired said...

Oh my {sigh} these are AMAZING!

kathy said...

That is awesome.. Great idea. thank you Carmi.

Carmi said...

Thank you! I need to make one of each of the fairies now!

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

Wonderful project!!!!

Stacy H-W said...

What a great idea! I LOVE the Fairyopolis stuff. I still pull from my collection and use it all the time. These turned out so pretty.