I don't really like making videos; but when it becomes necessary for simpler craft display and blogging purposes, so far the process has been miserable! I've been using a bag of split peas, propped on a box of some sort, with my camera somehow propped on top of all that, and still having a large degree of difficulty with it. So, then I looked into the prices of new tripods, and I decided I'd rather deal the bag of peas!
But then I hit the jackpot at this one yard sale! There, sitting in the
A tripod for my camera, and for only $10.00! Woo-hoo!!! "I'll take it!".... Of course, ask me if I LIKE to make videos, now that I have the proper equipment? No! Again, I DON'T like public speaking. But at least, if I have to, the process will be MUCH easier now; and I think I'll put those peas to better use by making some homemade SOUP instead!
I've been working on some tags for a swap I'm in, but am taking a small break from those, to try my hand at butterflies!
This is the first one I put together. I made my own template, which measures about 5 1/2" wide x 4 3/4" high.
On the back I attached a pop-tab from a
Inspired by Fiona, and Cynthialoowho, these are made from cardstock, and whatever crafty supplies and materials I have on hand to play with... laces, ribbons, flowers, buttons, beads, etc, etc.. All I needed now was my hot glue gun, some E6000, and from there, the sky's the limit! Just let your imagination fly.... like a butterfly!!
I'm going to hang these two up now; but I had so much fun making them, that I think I'm seeing red and pink ones in the very near future! Thanks so much for stopping by today, and I hope everyone's keeping cool as these summer temperatures are already on the rise again.