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More jewellery and an embarrassing confession...

There's some clickbait for you! Don't worry, my embarrassing confession is craft related. Until yesterday I had never used a glue gun, something that is practically fundamental for a crafter. I managed to burn myself a few times but got the hang of it eventually!

Before I start on the normal craft stuff, here is the update on the Disney stitch. I've somehow wrenched my shoulder so am having a little trouble doing it at the moment, but here is where I'm at so far.

 
I've also been making some jewellery, specifically two necklaces. I found a couple of necklace kits when I was in the Isle of Wight so bought them and added something from the latest Beadhaul box to add my own spin on it.
 



 
I thought the robots lent themselves well to the cogs and time hands, and if i'm honest I didn't want to make another pair of earrings.
 
I'm working on a papercraft project at the moment, but am only halfway through, so hopefully that'll be next weeks post. Until then happy crafting!
Ems
 

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First off, as always, the decluttering. All funkos this week (and next actually) They've gone to my brother.












Even my cute little Sauron!

Onto the makes. Haven't had a chance to make any jewellery yet and the stitch is not yet finished (on the final page now, which has the most french knots on) but I have made another heart.


I started by cutting two hearts out of some Tim Holtz paper. With the first I sprayed with green and brown Lindy's sprays, and glued it to the wooden heart. With the second I cut with a mixed media thinlit die on one side. It didn't work completely so I cut a bit away. I used texture paste with a brick stencil, then sprayed it with blue Lindy's sprays, adding a couple of drops of alcohol ink on certain bricks to darken it. 


I love Lindy's sprays - they call them magical for a reason!





I die cut loads of gears, painting them silver before attaching them to the heart. I added a couple of pieces of ephemera, a clock, and a wing I've had in…