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Sunday, August 25, 2013

All Around Rinchies...lol



And now for something completely different....Gill Birch, over in the Twinchie,Inchie & Rinchie group on Facebook decided to set group members a challenge. Her challenge was to create something using 10 Rinchies. For those that don't know, Rinchies are 1" circles. 
As most of you know I love working with smaller items and just had to take up the challenge...so here is my entry. I have altered a CD, first I covered it with some Tim Holtz backing paper and then using my fabby set of Oxford Impression Stamps I stamped the images on to the spare backing paper, also stamping a pin, press stud and the word "sew" on the cd, then distressed the edge with distress ink.
Next I coloured the images and then randomly cut out 10 Rinchies using my inch circle punch...adding them on the outer part of the cd.  The cotton reels were added  to the center of the cd, along with a pair of scissors. I will also be entering this altered cd in to the challenge over at.....
as they have a "Sewing" themed challenge going on at the moment. 
It's been a while since I joined in any challenges on a regular basis, so I intend to remedy that ...

10 comments:

gillyb's crafting blog said...

this is truly lovely, really love it. thank you for taking part in the challenge.

Gilly x

Moira Gray said...

Fabulous and very clever.

Moira xx

June Macfarlane said...

amazing piece and i love how it all comes together beautifully. gorgeous make my friend
hugs June x

Linda Simpson said...

This is fabulous, loving the papers.

Hugs
Linda xxx

Steampunk Suzy said...

What a gorgeous piece of art work you've created here.

chrissies said...

Amazing piece-I have never made a rinchie.

Love Chrissie x

Ellie Knol said...

Never heard of rinchies before, but I do like what you've done with them!

Thanks for joining us at FSC !
xxx Ellie xxx

Shirley Chillman said...

I am new to rinchies also Sandie but I adore what you have made with them. Love that you have made it a sewing theme.

Thank you for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

Crafty hugs from Shirl x x

Mrs.B said...

Hi Sandie, Hadn't heard of the Rinchies before - but love what you've done, and such great images.
Thanks for sharing with us at FSC
Avril xx

Yvonne Garner said...

This is just stunning! So creative! Bravo my friend.