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March Adventures in Making


Left to right, top to bottom

Foam shamrocks on a white ribbon to hang in my window. Getting the pattern and cutting them out was a whole lot easier than getting them to stay on that ribbon, I really need to find my glue gun for these type of things

Clay Easter eggs - first experiment in clay in a long time, painted with some acrylic paint I had hanging around

Leprechaun Habitat- took me forever to figure out a way to make the rainbow fit on the base and I had to make my leprechaun mini-fig from spare pieces but I think he turned out all right.

Terrarium - the small one, inside is a fairy house I made, an air plant and a succulent. I forgot the moss but other than that it was perfect. The larger one is going to become a mini-herb garden next month

Pentagram made from pipe cleaners for my altar, I need to replace it with something nicer but it works for now

Lego shamrock made following a pattern, it is a mess of different colours because I did not have enough green

First ever square I sewed on an actual sewing machine. Two materials and no real imagination but as I get better with the sewing machine so will the designs

A nest made from pipe cleaners and ribbon for my altar to celebrate rebirth, again not bad considering I had no idea what I was doing

My leprechaun trap minus the roof, next time I'll do better. I am not good with moving parts yet but if I keep practising next year maybe I'll be able to make one that can catch & hold one.

A clay rabbit- the big one not the little one, I really need to play with clay more often. I didn't paint it because I really didn't like how it turned out and I'll probably toss it when March is over.

And that is my adventure in making this month I hope you did some of your own!


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