Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Melting Point...

Hi folks...everything's got it's melting point and oh boy did we come close to ours on Saturday at The Papeterie...trust Summer to choose that particular day to return to our neck of the woods...the sun was streaming in those big "lots of light" windows...6 Melt Pots were cooking at the UTEE setting all day and despite 2 fans running...well greasy plooks and sweaty bettys might be the best way to describe the state of us all by the end of the day but with our usual good humour we soldiered on and had great fun...
 capturing little charms and trinkets forever in UTEE filled Bezels...

playing with Texture Treads and trying our hands at a little bit of marbling...
I love it when you give crafty folks a tiny bit of inspiration and before you know they are off and running with it...putting their own spin on things...I really do have the bestest job in the world...thanks again girls for being crafty superstars...for your wonderful cheerful happy faces company in spite of feeling that you'd been spit roasted in the process...I'm looking forward to you sharing with me your fabulous future Melt Pot Makes.
But I'll be playing with an entirely different medium today...I'm resisting the current temptation to dip everything I see in a glossy coat of UTEE....determined to crack on with the DIY painty stuff...I know not nearly so much fun but hey someone's got to do it so it's a hot date day with a paintbrush. Time and tide wait for no man...in 2 days time Mr H will be posting his August tag...we're on time's slippery slope and the year's running away with us...before you know it will be...yep Christmas
I'll see you all tomorrow to share the last of the Melt Pot makes.
Hugs Kath xxx

13 comments:

Ribbon Girl said...

wow, those filled bezels look fabulous, no wonder you all carried on despite the heat, well worth it! Good luck with the painting Kath! Mary x

...the yorkshire fox... said...

...how wonderful are these, what gorgeous pieces to make together too and was well worth suffering the heat for these beauties, a great class Kath...
Mel:)xx

Redanne said...

Stunning work by your ladies Kath, the marbelling looks amazing and love the flower! Well done to you all for carrying on in the heat too. Good luck with the painting.... it will all be finished soon - hopefully. Hugs, Anne x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Kath some glorious makes the marbling looks really effective. Good luck with the DIY! Susan x

Jane said...

Really amazing work there Kath....I need to find a class near me as I would love a play with the melt pot it looks such fun. Hope the DIY goes well x

rachel said...

amazing work Kath - it all looks absolutely gorgeous - I need some moulds and some new colours I think!!! Hugs rachel xx

Rita said...

Looks like you all had a fun day Kath. All the wonderful creations are really beautiful. Still on holiday, but been more Rain than Sun I should say. Hugs Rita xxx

craftyfoxglove said...

Oh what would I give for a place on one of your workshops. The finished products look stunning. Was pressurised into doing some crafting today (not), and if the rain stays off maybe some painting of my own outside in the garden. Good luck with yours
Valxx

Erika said...

oooo I'm liking the marbling.....just my colour!
Hugs Erika.

May said...

WOW...Love the melt pot art... Amazing...I would love to attend one of your workshops.... Beautiful creations... Hugs May x x x

Stella said...

Glad you survived the Melt Pot Kath ! Your makes look fab Stella x

Christine B. said...

Gorgeous makes, if I win the lottery I'll be at your workshops in a flash. Everyone of them look amazing. Hugs x ChrisB

Diane said...

What gorgeous pieces to make. Love the ideas.

Regards diane

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