Friday, May 18, 2012

Altered Candy Can

So my sister gave me a candy can and a challenge...What could I make with it???

I Love Alice in Wonderland and thought of the mushroom, here is what I came up with.  Hope you like it :)

I started with this...

And ended with this :)

Stampin' Up Established Elegance and Whimsical Alphabet Upper stamp sets
Fabric and Fabric Butterflies from Walmart
Colorbok glitter Stars and Crown glitter stickers
Stampin' Up Calypso Coral ribbon
Stampin' Up Crumb Cake cardstock
Stampin' Up Bravo Burgundy ink pad
Graphic 45 Hallowe'en in Wonderland paper
Stampin' Up tag punch
Creative Memories burgundy pen
half foam ball 
Candy Can
Green Jewels from JoAnn's
red brad
floral wire, crafting wire, marbles, hot glue gun, adhesive, pop dots

I'm entering this into the following Challenges:

 The Altered Alice: Week 2 Chapter 15

Shopping Our Stash: Challenge #52 Bingo
I did the bottom row...
Fabric, Star, Jewels, Tag, Pink

Beyond The Burtonesque Dolls: Altered Challenge Anything Goes

Craft-room Challenge: Add Fabric



  1. So creative and unique...just love it!

  2. oh ♥WOW♥! what an awesome challenge and a such totally clever & cool & completely UNIQUE results! just totally FAB!!! a great job on the bingo challenge as well, thank you for SHOPPING YOUR STASH with us during our birthday celebration! ♥

  3. Taken a look at your entry as you chose an 'Alice' theme too! Wow, so different & artistic. Love it. Sx

  4. Lovely creation!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge;-))m

  5. Wow, this is fabulous, and so creative! I love how you've used your fabric and all the other elements, especially the marbles! Thanks for sharing your creation with us over at the Craft-Room Challenge, and good luck in the draw.
    Maria x

  6. aw that is so cute! how innovative and original... tis lovely... thanks for joining in with the Sunday Stamper x

  7. Goodness you have created something fantastic with your challenging collection of oddments. Thank you for sharing this with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

  8. This is adorable. What a clever idea, and it looks wonderful. Hope your sister is pleased with your results to her challenge

  9. what fun Colleen!!! love it! thanks for joining us at craft room challenge, Debi x

  10. Wow Colleen!!! I love your Mushroom that you created! It is so cool and love the colors! You Rocked this creation!!! Thanks for joining us at Beyond The Burtonesque Dolls! Have a wonderful week! Hugs!

  11. My word...this is fabulous and so ingenious of you. Your sister will be awestruck when she sees this I am sure! Thank you for sharing with us at the Craft Room "use fabric" challenge this fortnight. Suzanne:)

  12. OMG!! How cute and creative! thanks so much for sharing with The altered Alice. xxD

  13. A fabulous creation, I love it. Thank you for joining us at Craft-Room Challenge.
    xxx Hazel.