Hello crafty friends!
Today is my day to post at
If you pop over there you'll be able to see my
tutorial on how to make the cute little
"enamel dots" that I used on this card.
There are lots of ways to use them and I will
be posting more examples in future posts.
For the card today, I decided that I wanted to make a
shaker card. Shaker cards are all the rage now and I
had to try one out too.
I came up with the idea of the gum ball machine.
Unfortunately, I didn't think to take pictures along the way
to make a tutorial for this card.
Maybe I'll do that in the future for another post.
I used the enamel dots as gum balls for this card.
And, yes, that is a quarter in the slot on the machine.
I'm dating myself, but I remember when these machines
took a penny to get a gum ball.
I also decided to put some "gum balls" inside the
Thanks for stopping by today,
Now hop over to
to see how you can make some of these
enamel dots for your own use.
And be sure to come back again for
more ideas for using them.
Thanks for stopping by.
Until next time, Happy Crafting!