Monday, 9 February 2015

Trash and Treasure

My favourite type of crafting will always be making something out of nothing. I can get real satisfaction from that. Although I must say that having a job over the last four months has made me think a little more about how I use my craft time. It has also brought home the feeling that my frugal crafting of the last five years was fun but it is also great to have a few pounds to spend on good materials. You know what I am pondering; Ying or yang, time or money.

So when I needed to clear my desk to work. I got a bit excited about all the tat on it.



Mostly bits of interesting packaging from my birthday presents that I didn't want to throw in the bin. I made some cards for my card storage box and cleared my desk at the same time all in about an hour.







I like it when trash turns to treasure. I
 did get some lesson plans written, honestly!


Have a happy week whatever you are making. Jo x

7 comments:

  1. Lots of lovely craftiness.

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  2. Very impressive, an inspiration to us all.

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  3. Very nice! I keep random cute labels as well, but still haven't made anything out of them! That's the part I haven't figured out yet! xD

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  4. The cards you made are really cute! :-)

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  5. Trash into treasure really is such a great thing isn't it!! I love all of the cards you made, especially the bunny and the owl! xx

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  6. Love those cards. And to think they were made from 'trash'.

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  7. Perfect cards my friend.
    Hugs,
    Meredith

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