Merry [day after] Christmas!

I was feeling guilty that I never finished a Christmas diorama, as I promised you. Posting one today or tomorrow seemed too late. But, as I cleaned up all the scraps of wrapping paper, boxes, and ribbons, I realized today is the perfect day to finish a Christmas diorama and use some of those leftovers. TheContinue reading “Merry [day after] Christmas!”

Christmas Diorama – in progress

I haven’t forgotten about my Christmas diorama project. I’m learning that (like anything worth doing) it isn’t a quick, easy thing. I’m using a tea box and realizing I need to cover every side – inside and out. Unfortunately the craft tape thingy isn’t strong enough and is showing through the vellum. I’m also realizing that allContinue reading “Christmas Diorama – in progress”

Dioramas – the planning stage

I’ve wanted to work on a diorama for awhile now. I haven’t worked on one since the kids made shoebox sized ones for school. Even then it wasn’t my project and they wouldn’t let me take over! I’ve been pinning Christmas diorama projects on my board like crazy lately. When I remembered the illustrations in my dad’sContinue reading “Dioramas – the planning stage”